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Joliet, Illinois is located in Will County. Zip codes in Joliet, IL include 60432, 60435, and 60434. The median home price in Joliet is $109,900 which is roughly $82/per square foot. More Joliet information.

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1 hr ago | Naperville Sun

Police Blotter: Man charged after shooting vehicle with BB gun

These are incidents reported by the Naperville Police Department. Where charges have been filed, the report includes when and where the suspect was stopped or taken into custody and the nature of the charges.

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5 hrs ago | Hemmings Auto Blogs

Joliet, Illinois, 1970s

It seems that in the course of our carspotting exercises, we've come across plenty of photos from the late late 1970s or early early 1980s that are pretty hard to pin down based on the ages of the cars in the scene.

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13 hrs ago | Free Press

Louise Benson

Louise Frances Benson, 86, late resident of Essington Place and previous long-time resident of Wilmington IL, passed on peacefully to meet her Lord and Savior, surrounded by family, at Presence St Joseph's Hospital in Joliet, IL on April 21, 2014.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

WJOL-AM Joliet

Hour Long Stand Off In Plainfield Leads to One Arrest

Plainfield Police have informed WJOL that a domestic disturbance that took place on Tuesday afternoon led the arrest of one man after a stand off with police.

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Patch.com

Drunken Joliet Woman Passed Out at Orland Park Intersection Thought She Was in Channahon: Cops

A Joliet woman found passed out behind the wheel of her car at an Orland Park intersection told the cops she thought she was in Channahon, police said.

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WJOL-AM Joliet

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes Set for this Saturday

It's a lighthearted way of addressing a a very serious issue. The 5th annual "Walk A Mile in Her Shoes" is being held this Saturday at Guardian Angel to raise awareness of sexual assault.

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Patch.com

Manley Hosts Heroin Task Force Hearing in Plainfield

Submitted by the office of State Rep. Natalie Manley : The state's Young Adults Heroin Use Task Force will submit a report later this year on recommendations for programs and prevention methods for schools to implement.

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Universe Today

Remembering John Houbolt: the Man Who Gave Us Lunar Orbit Rendezvous

The space community lost a colossus of the of the Apollo era last week, when John Houbolt passed away last Tuesday just five days after his 95th birthday.

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Patch.com

Teen Dies in Joliet Township Shooting: Police [UPDATE]

Written by Shannon Antinori Updated at 9 p.m. A 16-year-old boy died Monday after a broad-daylight shooting in Joliet Township, Will County Sheriff's police confirmed.

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Daily Herald

Windsor Park Names New Dining Services Director

Marco Hetterich was named dining services director at Windsor Park, a faith-based, not-for-profit, continuing care retirement community operated by Covenant Retirement Communities.

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Patch.com

Local Jobs: JJC, Meijer, Ice Sports Center Now Hiring

Welcome to Job Central, our weekly column listing local job advertisements and descriptions.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Southtown Star

JJC planetarium boasts new digital projector

Maurer is director of the Herbert F. Trackman Planetarium at Joliet Junior College.

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WJOL-AM Joliet

Teen Shot in Joliet Township Has Died

WJOL has learned that a teenage boy was shot and killed in Joliet Township on Monday afternoon.

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Patch.com

Joliet Fire Department to Conduct Training Near Plainfield South High School

The Joliet Fire Department is scheduled to conduct live training evolutions at the southeast corner of Caton Farm and Ridge roads on May 13-15 and 28, as well as June 12. The intersection is located near Plainfield South High School, 7800 Caton Farm Road.

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Patch.com

Merichka's Celebrates 81st Anniversary, Considers Second Location

Could there soon be a second location for one of the Joliet area's oldest restaurants? On Friday, the famous home of the poor boy, Merichka's, celebrated its 81st anniversary.

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WJOL-AM Joliet

Joliet Symphony Orchestra has Two Special Performances this Weekend

As Ernie Banks would say, LET'S PLAY TWO !! The Joliet Symphony Orchestra has a special double-header coming up this weekend.

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Naperville Sun

Raises for Will County officials off the table

Salaries of all elected Will County officials will remain frozen after the county board on Thursday failed to bring the issue to a vote.

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Patch.com

Will County DUI Arrests: April 21

Joliet April 20: Jeffrey G. Jendryczka, 29, of the 1900 block of Calla, Joliet, was arrested by Will County Sheriff's police and booked into the county jail on charges of DUI, driving 1-10 mph over the limit and following too closely, police said.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

WJOL-AM Joliet

Space Program Pioneer John C Houbolt Dies

It was announced over the weekend that John C Houbolt, the native of Joliet who contributed heavily to the U S space program, passed away this past Tuesday in Scarborough, Maine at the age of 95. Houbolt attended Joliet Central High School and Joliet Junior College, and received bachelors and masters degrees from the U of I. It was Houbolt's work ... (more)

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The Southtown Star

Former offenders graduate Will County drug court

Stephanie Cyze, of Homer Glen, said she was shooting up about $50 worth of heroin a day before enrolling in Will County's Drug Court.

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