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  1. Cicero man gets 122 years in girlfriend's deathRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    A Cicero man has been sentenced to more than a century in prison for a shooting that left his 15-year-old girlfriend dead and injured her mother outside their suburban Chicago home in February. Will County State's Attorney James Glasgow says 24-year-old Erick Maya was sentenced Monday to 122 years in prison.

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  2. Ex-Boyfriend In Fatal Romeoville Shooting Sentenced To 122 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... who fatally shot his 15-year-old girlfriend in Romeoville in February has been sentenced to 122 years in prison, Will County authorities announced Monday. A jury last month found Erick Maya, 24, guilty of first-degree murder and attempted ...

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  3. Judge Gives Romeoville Teen's Killer 122 Years and Several InsultsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Erick Maya's murder case was the last trial for retiring Will County Judge Robert Livas. And when Maya came up for sentencing Monday, the judge mocked him before sending him off to do 122 years in prison.

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  4. Will County DUI ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Oct. 20: Florinda Ornelas, 51, of the 400 block of State Street, Joliet, was arrested by Will County Sheriff's police and booked into the Will County jail on charges of DUI, unlicensed driving and speeding 35 mph or more over the limit, police said. Oct. 19: Jillian Saxen, 55, of the 3700 block of Buck, Joliet, was arrested by Joliet police and booked into the Will County jail on charges of DUI, disregarding a stop sign, driving an uninsured vehicle and failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident, according to jail records.

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  5. New Law Creates Political Sign Confusion: Will County ClerkRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... for the April 7, 2015 consolidated election are already popping up in Joliet, and possibly other areas of Will County, Voots said. "To eliminate confusion for the Nov. 4 general election, please refer to your voter information guide, which was sent ...

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  6. Bolingbrook Blotter: Domestic Battery ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Chauncey Davis, 25, of the 200 block of Elkhorn, Bolingbrook, was arrested by Bolingbrook police and booked into the Will County jail on a charge of domestic battery, police said. Aaron Finney, 44, of the 200 block of Lexington, was arrested by Bolingbrook police and booked into the Will County jail on a charge of domestic battery, according to jail records.

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  7. Bolingbrook Teen Who Was Shot Is Arrested on Robbery ChargeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Patch.com

    A Bolingbrook teenager who was shot in the knee during an alleged attempted robbery has been arrested, according to Will County jail records. Hakeem Buchanan, 19, of the 200 block of Clifton, was due in court Monday afternoon after being arrested on a robbery charge on Saturday - two days after police said he was injured during the attempted robbery.

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  8. City: No Ebola Threat Now, But We're PreparedRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... received from Edward Hospital, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the DuPage and Will County Health Departments as to the location and severity of Ebola in the United States. The Fire Department is currently operating in the ...

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  9. Bolingbrook Blotter: Man Faces Heroin ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    Benjamin Camunias, 28, of the 0-100 block of Paladino Road, Romeoville, was arrested by Bolingbrook police and booked into the Will County jail on charges of possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia and driving an uninsured vehicle, according to jail records.

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  10. Plainfield Blotter:Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Patch.com

    Ronisha Thompson, 24, of the 14000 block of Monticello, Plainfield, was arrested by Crest Hill Police and booked into the Will County jail on charges of aggravated battery and damaging property, according to jail records. Jessica Ash, 28, of the 14000 block of Maple, Plainfield, was arrested by Plainfield police and booked into the Will County jail on a charge of domestic battery, according to jail records.

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  11. Vickroy: Southland hospitals prepare but risk of Ebola is lowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Southtown Star

    ... of the federal Centers for Disease Control. The hospitals are also working closely with the Cook County, Will County and Illinois health departments and the Illinois and American hospital associations to monitor conditions, share information and, if ...

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  12. Time WasRead the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | Free Press

    ... and then returned to the original spot. In a journal published by George Woodruff in his book 15 Years Ago, Will County in the Civil War, one soldier documented the trek. Wednesday, October 1, 2014 For as long as there have been people in this area ...

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  13. Guest blogRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Free Press

    ... continue trying to due? It's 100% anti middle-class! Posted: Monday, April 30, 2007 Guestbook entry by: Pam M. Will County is requiring a zoning change on the Prairie Creek LLC property on Route 53, from light industrial to heavy industrial due to ...

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  14. Man 'Severely Injured' By Malfunctioning Exercise Machine at Bolingbrook XSport Fitness: LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Patch.com

    A man was "severely injured" by a malfunctioning exercise machine at the Bolingbrook XSport Fitness, according to a lawsuit filed in Will County court. Derenzis was using a "Free Motion Cable Cross machine" when it "malfunctioned," the lawsuit said.

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  15. Sleepy New Lenox Woman Wanted For Identity Theft, Gets To Rest Up In JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Patch.com

    ... on, and through the investigation learned that she had two outstanding arrest warrants." Robertson was wanted in Will County for both identity theft and the unlawful possession of a credit card. She also has a retail theft case in DuPage County.

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  16. Teen gets jail in Naperville cocaine case Oct. 17 noonRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Naperville Sun

    An 18-year-old man from Naperville's far southwest side has been sentenced to jail and ordered to perform community service, after being convicted of possessing cocaine last spring during a traffic stop not far from his home. Armand K. Mondragon, of the 2200 block of Palmer Circle in the White Eagle Club area of Naperville, pleaded guilty to a felony charge of possession of a controlled substance, according to records on file in Will County Circuit Court in Joliet.

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  17. Alleged Burglar Caught After Getting Stolen Truck Stuck in Mud: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Patch.com

    A Morris man allegedly stole a truck from his former employer, then got it stuck in the mud outside the Joliet Township recycling center he was burglarizing, Will County Sheriff's police said. Jaime Canchola, 39, of the 1200 block of Grant Street, is charged with possession of a stolen vehicle and burglary after the alleged 4 a.m. incident Thursday at All American Recycling, 2285 New Lenox Road in Joliet Township.

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  18. Police: Teen Was Shot in Attempt to Rob Drug DealerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Patch.com

    ... with aggravated battery and aggravated discharge of a firearm. Hreish, Lee and Nathan were booked into the Will County jail Friday morning, according to jail records. Police said charges are pending against Buchanan, who remains hospitalized and is ...

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  19. Naperville sex offender back in Will County JailRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Naperville Sun

    A man convicted of trying to arrange a sexual rendezvous three years ago with a teenage girl from Naperville is back in jail, for allegedly violating the terms of his probation in that case. Romeoville resident Kevin T. Zebell is being held in Will County Jail in Joliet on $300,000 bail, after a judge allowed the Will County state's attorney's office to pursue revocation of the terms of his sentencing and probation in the sex case.

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  20. Surviving family members file federal lawsuit over fatal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The News-Gazette

    Paige Osburn embraces her father, Timothy Osburn, in July 2011. Mr. Osburn; his wife, Kimberly Britton; and their 11-year-old daughter, Piper -- all of Urbana -- were killed in a multiple-vehicle accident on Interstate 55 in Will County on July 21. It was a long-awaited vacation meant to reunite an Urbana family of three with a daughter on the West Coast and parents and siblings in the East.

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