10 hrs ago
Man Apprehended Following Lockdown at Plainfield District Campus
Updated at 11:30 p.m. A man was apprehended Wednesday afternoon following a lockdown at Liberty Elementary School , 1401 Essington Rd.
14 hrs ago
Smashed Windows Reported on Carol Place: Police
May 12 DUI Ivan Chavez, 19, of the 300 block of Center St. Plano, was charged with DUI after Montgomery police stopped his vehicle for speeding at about 2:55 a.m. May 12 in the 200 block of Jericho Road, according to reports.
Fri May 17, 2013
Joliet Teen Stabbed to Death in Fight in Romeoville Jewel Parking Lot
A 17-year-old from Joliet died Thursday night after being stabbed during a fight in the parking lot of a Jewel-Osco store in Romeoville , according to Romeoville police.
GM Teams Up with Habitat For Humanity in Park Forest
The General Motors Foundation, area General Motors employees and the Habitat for Humanity are teaming up in the south suburbs to provide one family in need with a new home in Park Forest.
Thu May 16, 2013
Councilman Pushing for Decision on Detention Center
Two Will County Board members announced Thursday they are opposed to the building of an immigrant detention center in Joliet, and one Joliet councilman is pushing the council to decide if it wants to court the project.
Missing Revolver, Watch: Police Blotter
TUESDAY, MAY 7 Watch Theft Myshawn Bonds, 21, of the first block of Tall Oaks, Bolingbrook, was charged with theft after removing a watch from the 8200 block of Janes Avenue, police said.
Pharmacy's Prescription Med Mix-Up Sent Woman to Hospital: Lawsuit
A woman claiming a medication miscalculation landed her in the hospital is suing Walgreens .
POWER Connection is Offering a Special Deal
Power Connection clothing pantry is offering a buy one shirt, get one shirt free special through May 16.
Son of EAA Director Emeritus Solos in Grandpa's Stearman
May 15, 2013 - Cormac Siegfried, son of EAA Director Emeritus Rand Siegfried, successfully completed his first solo flight in a powered aircraft on May 5 in his grandfather Robert "Old Bob" Siegfried's Boeing Stearman PT 17, the iconic World War II trainer.
Wed May 15, 2013
Man Apprehended Following Lockdown at Bolingbrook School
A man was apprehended Wednesday afternoon following a lockdown at Liberty Elementary School, 1401 Essington Rd.
UPDATED: 20-Year-Old Motorcycle Driver Sustains 'Severe' Injuries in Bolingbrook Crash
Updated: Wednesday, 11 a.m. A 20-year-old motorcycle driver sustained "severe, internal injuries" after his motorcycle struck a minivan Tuesday night near the intersection of Route 53 and Boughton Road.
What's the Going Rate For a Lawn Service in Bolingbrook
This week: How much do lawn services cost? How much do you pay for your lawn service? And what does that cover - just mowing, or does it cover weeding, pruning, planting? Please share in the comments below - we promise we won't judge you! And if you've got a lawn service you love, tell us that too.
The Southtown Star
Five lawsuits filed against Joliet Diocese alleging sex abuse
The Diocese of Joliet concealed decades of sexual abuse by its priests in order to maintain the flow of monetary donations and community support for the church, attorneys for several victims of the alleged abuse say.
Tue May 14, 2013
Soldier Surprises Bolingbrook Student with Flag Flown in Kuwait
When Sgt. Brian Barrett left for his third tour of duty with the National Guard, he received a special gift from a Jamie McGee student he had never met.
Two Men Try to Lure a Bolingbrook Student into Their Van During Recess
Two men tried to lure a child at B.J. Ward Elementary School into their van Tuesday, according to Valley View officials.
Peace Officers Memorial Day is Wednesday: Show Your Appreciation for Bolingbrook Cops
Today starts Police Week across the nation. If you have a fun or thoughtful personal story of the Bolingbrook Police Department - be it reuniting you with your lost dog, helping you after an accident, returning your stolen purse, etc.
Job Central: Adventist Health, Citizens Financial, Ulta, Navistar
Need a job? Patch is here to help. We've rounded up a list of local job ads to aid you in your search.
Bolingbrook Animal Control Building Remains Vacant As Repairs Address Flood Damage
Bolingbrook's Animal Control and Care Facility building remains vacant due to ongoing repairs following last month's flooding.
Football: Bolingbrook's Parrker Westphal Makes Unofficial Visit to Florida
Parrker Westphal, a junior at Bolingbrook High School , made an unofficial visit to the University of Florida over the weekend, according to the Chicago Tribune .