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The Southtown Star
Airport panel wants to protect residents' rights
Will County's four-month old ad hoc airport committee still is struggling to define its purpose, but during a meeting of the panel on Thursday, several members said they need to protect the rights of the residents in and around the footprint of the proposed airport near Peotone.
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Morris Daily Herald
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
Bolingbrook Blotter: Aggravated Battery to an Officer, Drug Charges
March 4 Michael R. Martinez, 25, of the 900 block of Wilcox, Joliet, was arrested by Bolingbrook police and booked into the Will County jail on charges of possession of a controlled substance, possession of cannabis and improper display plate height, police said.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
School chief: growth a continuing challenge
Oswego School District Superintendent Dr. Matthew Wendt brought the district's teachers and administrators up-to-date on efforts to improve the school system during an hour-long workshop meeting held last week at Oswego East High School.
Romeoville Fire Dept. Gets $24K Equipment Grant
Gov. Pat Quinn and Illinois State Fire Marshal Larry Matkaitis on Friday announced a $4 million investment to help fire departments across the state purchase safety equipment, protective clothing, breathing apparatus and other tools for firefighters.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Hannah Is Looking for a Home - Maybe Yours?
Submitted by the Romeoville Historical Society: Hannah is a 5-month-old female domestic medium hair mix available for adoption: Looking for the purrrrr-fect kitten? Well here she is! Hannah is a very special kitty.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Man pleads guilty to possessing gun student took to Elgin school
A Romeoville man has pleaded guilty to unlawfully possessing a gun that later was brought to an Elgin elementary school by a student, officials said.
Community Christian Church plans mass baptism
To register to be baptized this weekend at one of Community Christian Church's 14 locations, visit communitychristian.org/baptism.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Manley to Host Working Women's Advisory Commitee
Submitted by the office of State Rep. Natalie Manley: State Rep. Natalie Manley, D-Joliet, will hold a Working Women's Advisory Committee meeting on Wednesday March 12, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Brunswick Zone, located at 735 Center Blvd. in Romeoville.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Bolingbrook Blotter: Wallet, Cigarettes Stolen from Sleeping Victim
Feb. 19 Eileen Seaton, 41, of the 1100 block of Ohio Street, Glenwood, was charged with improper lane use and driving under the influence of alcohol after a traffic stop at Boughton Road and Schmidt Road, police said.
Watch for Random Acts of Kindness During 'Pay It Forward 365U' Campaign
Submitted by Valley View School District: For the second straight year, schools in Valley View School District 365U will engage in random acts of kindness over the next few months as part of the VVSD Pay It Forward 365 campaign.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Lockdowns Prompt New Security Measures at Bolingbrook, Romeoville Schools
Valley View Schools are beefing up security after two incidents that resulted in lockdowns at schools in Bolingbrook and Romeoville.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Lawyer For Cicero Man Charged With Gunning Down Romeoville Teenage...
A Cicero man charged with a senseless ambush shooting that claimed the life of his teenage girlfriend and left her mother wounded might find some help for his case in police notes and recordings, according to court papers filed by his lawyer.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Lucy Is Looking for a Home - Maybe Yours?
Submitted by the Romeoville Humane Society: Lucy is an 11-month-old female Chihuahua available for adoption.
Vote Early in Romeoville: Cast Your Ballot Starting March 3
In-person early voting for the March 18 primary lasts from March 3 to 14 in Romeoville.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Fundraiser for Family of Murdered Romeoville Teen Set for March 2
Organizers are planning a fundraiser for the family of slain Romeoville High School student Briana Valle.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Des Plaines Valley News
Lipinski renews call for more Heritage Corridor service
U.S. Rep. Dan Lipinski welcomed new Metra CEO Don Orseno by renewing his call for the rail transit agency to increase service on the Heritage Corridor line.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Ex-Boyfriend Charged with Murder in Romeoville Teen's Death
A 23-year-old Cicero man is now charged with murder in the death of a Romeoville teenager.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Vatican Correspondent to Discuss Pope Francis Impact at Lewis University
Submitted by Lewis University: "The Francis Revolution: Taking Stock of the New Pope at the One-Year Mark" will be presented by John Allen Jr., Vatican correspondent and senior Vatican analyst for CNN.