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2 hrs ago | The Herald-News
The Plainfield Village Board on Monday night reviewed the village's five-year plan, which the trustees adopted last summer.
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4 hrs ago | The Southtown Star
A possible change in the way Will County government uses aerial photos in code enforcement cases is coming into focus after months of debate.
9 hrs ago | Patch.com
A 54-year-old man was killed early Tuesday morning after being struck by a car in Crest Hill, police said.
12 hrs ago | Patch.com
One man is close to his goal in an effort to regain his mobility in Bolingbrook.
Tree Farm: Settler's Pond Christmas Trees Hours of Operation: Open Nov. 29 through Dec. 23, daily from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Location: 1301 E Offner Rd, Beecher, IL 6040 Details: The Pond was established in 1998 by Roland and Pinky Janota.
Prosecutors say Escutia and a co-defendant, Ricardo Gutierrez, shot Barrios to death the afternoon of Oct. 28, 2007, behind a gas station near Route 59 and 135th Street in Plainfield.
A suburban Chicago teenager with cystic fibrosis who read book after book during the grueling hours that she spent having her lungs cleared every day has made her wish come true by becoming a published author.
Want to unleash your inner artist, but aren't sure how? Aurelio's Pizza in Plainfield will host a "Vino Van Gogh" event at 7 p.m. Monday.
One person was taken to the hospital after a four-vehicle accident around 12:53 p.m. Nov. 25 on Kirk Road about a quarter-mile south of Giese Road, Batavia police reports said.
For more than a decade, Gigi Barncord has relied on a wheelchair to get around. The Plainfield resident lost both legs in a 1996 car accident, and is confined to a motorized wheelchair.
A Joliet man was arrested Thursday for raping and sexually molesting a boy under the age of 13, Joliet police said.
Kimberly's rough start in life began before she was even born. The pooch - now 12 weeks old - was born shortly after her mother, Scentsy, was rescued from a high-kill shelter in rural Missouri.
Someone entered a home in the 14000 block of Napa Circle in unincorporated Plainfield and stole a Kindle Fire, digital camera and laptop computer, according to Will County Sheriff's police.
It's become an annual tradition that lets students get a glimpse of what it was like on the battlefront.