November 27, 2017

Joliet city officials announced recently that “structural deficiencies” have been found on the Briggs Street bridge over I-80 and a new weight limit will be imposed in response.

While overweight trucks will not be allowed to make use of the bridge due to the new restric...

November 21, 2017

Whether you’re in need, worried about feeding yourself or your family, or are filled with the urge to help those less fortunate this holiday season, Will County is prepared.

As the holiday season quickly approaches, churches and other organizations in Will County are pr...

November 20, 2017

Joliet native, Becky Sasser Mast went to Joliet's Elmhurst cemetery, expecting her visit to be just like any other Saturday. After visiting the grave site of her son for 12 years, she soon realized that Saturday was much different. 

Upon coming to her son's grave,...

November 16, 2017

Son of outspoken LaVar Ball and brother of NBA rookie Lonzo Ball, UCLA Basketball athlete Liangelo Ball and two of his UCLA teammates were detained and were under suspicion for shoplifting from a Louis Vuitton store near the team's hotel in Shanghai. UCLA men’s basketb...

November 15, 2017

President Donald Trump nominated last Wednesday former Texas environmental regulator Kathleen Hartnett White as nominee to the highest position of the White House Council on Environmental Quality, a board that advises the president on environmental issues and coordinat...

November 14, 2017

On November 3, Netflix executives released a statement that actor Kevin Spacey will not be appearing in the sixth and final season of House of Cards.

In the statement, a Netflix representative said, “Netflix will not be involved with any further production of House of C...

November 10, 2017

22 years after her tragic death, the legacy of Tejano singer Selena still lives on.  Last week, the late singer was honored with a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame outside Capitol Records, where she once signed a contract to EMI Latin. Selena's family, friends and fans a...

November 8, 2017

A Pakistani woman was arrested by police on murder charges after she allegedly attempted to murder her husband and inadvertently killed 17 other members of his family, according to a senior police officer.

District police chief Sohail Habib Tajak said, was married again...

November 7, 2017

Edit: According to the Washington Post, as of October 29th, the Biloxi school district has allowed To Kill A Mockingbird to be taught in eighth-grade classrooms. However, Biloxi eighth-graders will have to get signed permission from their parents in order to participat...

November 6, 2017

After recently celebrating their 10-year anniversary of their E! reality television show, Keeping Up with the Kardashians, the Kardashian-Jenner clan signed a $150 million joint media deal, which includes an extension of their KUWTK contract. According to The Blast, a...

November 4, 2017

Joliet, IL - The Housing Authority of Joliet (HAJ) announced that the 68-units in the new Water’s Edge development have been occupied. The department had a celebration with a ribbon-cutting ceremony this past Thursday.

The new Water’s Edge has been built on the site of...

November 1, 2017

Last Monday, Ohio State Highway Patrol officers pulled over a 10-year-old boy who was driving a 2004 Toyota Avalon on I-90. The car belonged to his mother’s boyfriend. The chase began shortly after 8:30 a.m.

According to The New York Post, the boy was waiting for his ol...

October 31, 2017

Joliet, IL - A Walmart employee was arrested this past Wednesday after police were informed that the man stole $720 from his cash register.

The man, Jermaine Peete, of the 300 Block of North Prairie in Joliet, was taken into custody at the Jefferson St. Walmart in Jolie...

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