October 25, 2018

Chance the Rapper has become one of the more prominent hip-hop artists to speak out about mental health. He has already donated millions of dollars to Chicago public schools and now he is pledging $1 million to mental health services in Chicago.

According to Rolling Sto...

September 19, 2018

The Joliet Slammers’ lease on Route 66 Stadium expires at the end of this season. They are currently competing in the Frontier League Championship, hoping to bring home a title to Joliet. Unfortunately, these could be their last games in town.

              As of right...

February 28, 2018

Popular photo and video sharing app, Snapchat, recently released a new update that has brought major changes to its traditional interface. Many users of the app are displeased with Snapchat’s new structure and design and have voiced their opinions publicly.

An Australia...

February 5, 2018

According to ABC News, there have been 16 new reports of child deaths from the flu since last week. Centers of Disease Control and Prevention officials have stated that 53 child deaths have been reported already and that several weeks remain in this deadly flu season.


February 1, 2018

This past Tuesday LeBron James joined the very exclusive 30,000-point club. He is the youngest to ever do it. There have been only six NBA players to ever achieve this milestone, making James the seventh. Others on the list are: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (38,387 points), Kar...

January 23, 2018

Last summer Epic Games launched the title Fortnite with a free-to-play game mode called Fortnite: Battle Royale. In Fortnite: Battle Royale, players are dropped onto a map where they fight for survival. The last team standing wins. Many compare the third person battle...

January 23, 2018

Nearly 150 victims have come forward in court to testify against Larry Nassar for charges of sexual assault. Larry Nassar is a former doctor for USA Gymnastics and a sports medicine physician at Michigan State University. In November he pleaded guilty to charges of cri...

December 6, 2017

Jessica Stoppenbach and Uriah Bowie are accused of robbing two Jefferson Street pizza restaurants last week.

According to Joliet police, 36-year-old Jessica Stoppenbach walked into Papa Saverio’s Pizzeria on West Jefferson Street last Friday night and pointed a gun at o...

October 20, 2017

According to Joliet Police, Joliet Township High School’s curriculum director, Alberto Filipponi, spent last weekend in jail after committing another DUI offense.

The 39-year-old Minooka resident was arrested early Sunday morning and charged with a felony offense of agg...

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