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Will County DUI Arrests: July 21
Joliet July 18: Gustavo Castillo, 27, of the 2200 block of Mulberry, Joliet, was arrested by Will County Sheriff's police and booked into the Will County jail on charges of speeding 31-39 mph over the limit, DUI, improper display of registration and improper stopping without signals, according to jail records.
Moto Is Looking for a Home - Maybe Yours?
Submitted by the Romeoville Humane Society: Meet Moto, a 6-year-old male domestic shorthair/mix available for adoption.
Plainfield Blotter: Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, Drugs
July 6 Daniel Szwajkowski, 26, of the 600 block of Jackson, Batavia, was arrested at 11:47 p.m. at Riverwalk Court and Route 59 and charged with DUI, illegal transportation of alcohol, improper lane use and driving an uninsured vehicle, police said.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Romeoville Institutes Citizen Traffic Enforcement Program
Submitted by the Village of Romeoville: The new Citizen Initiated Traffic Enforcement Program is designed to give residents a responsible role in keeping the streets of Romeoville safe and free from dangerous speeding vehicles.
Wanted Romeoville Man Captured in New Lenox: Cops
A wanted Romeoville man was captured during a July 11 traffic stop, police said.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Author Dick Edwards Addresses Challenges of Caring for Aging Parents
ROMEOVILLE, IL – Senior Star at Weber Place is pleased to host author and eldercare expert Dick Edwards from 6 to 8 p.m. on July 24 at 605 South Edward Drive, Romeoville.
Plainfield Blotter: Domestic Battery, Violating an Order of Protection, Retail Theft
July 11 Angelique Riva, 21, of the 17000 block of Lily Cache was arrested by Will County Sheriff's police and booked into the Will County jail on a charge of domestic battery, police said.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Romeoville Board Votes to Expand Public Comment Time Limit
Residents will have more time to speak at Village of Romeoville meetings, but anyone who wishes to speak will have to sign in with their name and address, and indicate the topic they intend to address.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Manley to Host Consumer Fraud, ID Theft Roundtable
Submitted by the Office of State Rep. Natalie Manley: On Tuesday, July 15 State Rep. Natalie Manley, D-Joliet, will co-host a Consumer Fraud and Identity Theft Roundtable with Attorney General Lisa Madigan, Sen. Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant , and State Rep. Emily McAsey from 10:30 to 11:45 a.m. at the Romeoville Branch of the White Oaks Library ... (more)
Company Hosts Job Fair in Romeoville
Magid Glove & Safety Manufacturing Company will host an on-site job fair from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 16, at its site at 1300 Naperville Drive, Romeoville.
Dexter Is Looking for a Home - Maybe Yours?
Submitted by the Romeoville Humane Society: Dexter is a 4-year-old male boxer available for adoption: This handsome guy is loveable just wants to be pet; he loves anyone that will give him attention.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Cold Snap in July: Will the Real Polar Vortex Please Stand Up?
The National Weather Service has ordered its forecasters to just quit it already with the use of the meteorological term "polar vortex" when describing a highly unusual weather event set to take place in the United States next week.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Romeoville Man Sentenced in Stabbing Death of Joliet Teen
A Romeoville man who pleaded guilty to the stabbing death of a teenager was sentenced to 11 years in prison this week.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Bolingbrook Explains Lack of Tornado Sirens After June 30 Storm
The Village of Bolingbrook issued a response to residents late last week, following a June 30 storm that produced several tornadoes in northern Illinois - including an EF-1 twister that touched down in nearby Romeoville and Plainfield.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Pace Expected To Expand Service Of Buses Riding On Shoulders Of I-55
The Pace board is expected at its meeting Wednesday to expand the schedule of its popular its 755/Plainfield-Medical Center-West Loop Express, effective mid-August.
Romeoville Board OKs Pizza Business Expansion
Village of Romeoville trustees last week voted unanimously to allow a frozen foods company to more than double the size of its Romeoville facility.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Bolingbrook Blotter: Thief Steals Diamond Rings; Man Punches Victim in the Head
June 24 Guadalupe Calderon, 25, of 2025 Prentiss Dr., Downers Grove, was charged with traffic signal violation, improper lane usage, no insurance and DUI, following a traffic stop at Boughton Road and Delaware Drive, police said.
Romeoville Hosts 'Fish with a Firefighter'
Kids ages 15 and under are invited to "Fish with a Firefighter" from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, July 13, at Romeoville's Like Strini Conservation Park, 524 Belmont Dr. The event is hosted by the Village of Romeoville and Romeoville Fire Department.
Black Jack & Darth Vader Are Looking for a Home
Submitted by the Romeoville Humane Society: Black Jack and Darth Vader are handsome 2-1/2-year-old brothers available for adoption: These are two of the most loving boys you will find.