| May 10, 2012
| 6:09 PM
U.S. Rep. Dan Lipinski, D-Ill., and 22 local elected officials are urging Metra to add two rush-hour trains to the Heritage Corridor line – one morning inbound train and one evening outbound train, Lipinski’s office announced today.
| May 28, 2012
| 7:44 AM
Free Winter Fun in Chicago with Kids
Symphony in Lights - The Promenade Bolingbrook
Symphony In Lights is a dazzling holiday light and music experience where hundreds of thousands of holiday lights dance to the music of Trans-Siberian...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 8:22 PM
A Joliet man who was wounded in a shooting in July was charged Wednesday with fatally shooting a man in Lockport last month, authorities said.
Orsbey T. Larkin, 23, is accused of shooting Corey Kelly, 29, on Oct. 8, according to the Will County Sheriff'...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 7:20 PM
A prison inmate who escaped from a moving van near Lockport while in transit from a court appearance was captured six hours later south of Joliet after police dogs caught his scent in a yard storing portable toilets and a helicopter crew using infrared...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 3:02 PM
A Will County man faces child pornography charges after a teenage girl in his care reported to her school that he might have videotaped her in a bathroom at her home, police said today.
Rodney E. Albright, 57, of Will County near Lockport, faces child...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 9:11 AM
A Lockport motorcyclist was killed one day before his 25th birthday and his girlfriend injured during a motorcycle crash Sunday afternoon in southwest suburban Channahon Township in Will County, authorities said.
Karl D. Hodges, 24, was driving a...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 3:32 PM
A Joliet man has been charged with murder and home invasion in the slaying of a man near Crest Hill this week, the Will County Sheriff’s office announced today.
Erik Hernandez, 30, has been charged in the slaying of Juan A. Gonzalez, 39, who was...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 4:06 PM
The crash of a neighbor’s car into a Lockport-area home this afternoon killed one of the residents of the house and uncovered a marijuana-growing operation, police said.
Killed was Zachary Isenberg, 28, of the 400 block of Connor Street in...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 6:27 PM
A contract worker for the Illinois Department of Transportation who was standing in a Will County road construction zone after getting out of the piece of heavy equipment he was driving died this morning after a truck also working on the project backed...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 9:14 AM
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| Jul 16, 2012
| 9:07 AM
Four people have been charged after two people fell and were injured — one critically — at Starved Rock State Park on Sunday after a group of young people were illegally drinking at the park, police said.
A 21-year-old man from southwest...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 5:54 PM
Joliet Police today arrested a 28-year-old Joliet man in the robbery-murder of his business partner.
Police Chief Mike Trafton said the suspect made self-incriminating comments while being questioned about the slaying of his partner, Sean D. McGin, 39,...