Wednesday Apr 16
Shorewood Man Hit With Child Pornography & Sex Charges
A Shorewood man allegedly possessed child pornography and traveled to meet with a minor.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
State Grant Will Link Black Road Trails in Shorewood, Joliet
A state grant announced on Monday will pave the way for a critical connection for two Forest Preserve District of Will County trails that are currently separated by Interstate 55 and the DuPage River.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Business Booms at Garden Center After Patch Exposes DEA Stakeouts
The owner of an indoor garden center feared he would be driven out of business after DEA stakeouts of his store were exposed in stories posted by Patch .
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Police Raid Woman's Home For Purchasing Organic Fertilizer
DEA agents stormed the home of Shorewood artist Angela Kirking at 5am on October 11th after an agent spotted her shopping at Midwest Hydroganics , an indoor garden center they had been staking out.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
DEA Raided This Woman's House After She Shopped At A Garden Store
Angela Kirking never thought shopping for garden supplies would lead to agents from the Drug Enforcement Administration waking her up with guns drawn, but that's what happened last October.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Will DEA Stakeouts Put Crest Hill Indoor Garden Center Out Of Business? Owner Thinks So
Revelations that the DEA picked targets for criminal investigations by staking out a Crest Hill indoor garden center has the shop owner convinced his business is ruined.
Bill to Reshape Plainfield Park Board Passes House
A bill that would add two new members to the Plainfield Park District board of commissioners passed the House of Representatives on Tuesday - although at least one commissioner says she feels the legislation is unnecessary.
Manley, Bertino-Tarrant Host Heroin Task Force Hearing in Plainfield
Submitted by the Office of State Rep. Natalie Manley: State Rep. Natalie Manley , and state Senator Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant , are hosting the fourth hearing of the Young Adults Heroin Use Task Force at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 19 at 10 a.m. at Troy Middle School, located at 5800 W. Theodore St. in Plainfield.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
DEA Caught Channahon Man Growing Pot After He Shopped At Same Garden...
Patch obtained evidence of a second DEA investigation undertaken after a local resident shopped at an indoor garden center.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Federal Agents Raid Home After Woman Takes Shopping Trip to Indoor Garden Center
By Joseph Hosey Shorewood, Illinois - DEA agents rooted through a woman's garbage and stormed her home in an early morning raid after spotting her shopping at an indoor garden center they had been staking out.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
DEA & Shorewood Cops Raid Woman's Home After She Shops at Indoor Garden Center
DEA agents rooted through a Shorewood woman's garbage and stormed her home in an early morning raid after spotting her shopping at an indoor garden center they had been staking out.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
'Hugs for Hounds' Doggie Easter Egg Hunt Returns April 19
Submitted by the Forest Preserve District of Will County: The sixth annual doggie Easter egg hunt, "Hugs for Hounds," will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, April 19, at the Hammel Woods Dog Park in Shorewood.
Resident Asks Plainfield Park District: Why Was Peck's Name on Vehicle Title?
Plainfield Park District officials have already faced questions about the purchase of LED lighting and polo shirts - now, a resident wants to know about the purchase of a park district vehicle made by former Executive Director Garrett Peck.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Plainfield Residents Support Bill That Could Reshape Park District Board
Three outspoken critics of the recent goings-on at the Plainfield Park District were in Springfield Tuesday to show support for a bill that could increase the park board from five to seven members.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Local Jobs: Nevin's Brewing, Mariano's Fresh Market, Starbucks
Welcome to Job Central, our weekly column listing local job advertisements and descriptions.