Joliet firefighters put out a blaze early Thursday at the shuttered Joliet Correctional Center, made famous for being used in the movie “Blues Brothers” and the TV show “Prison Break.”
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, manufacturing is one sector seeing an increase in the Chicago metropolitan area.
The hole may look small from the outside, but underground it opened up enough to swallow a woman up to her hip. CBS 2′s Pamela Jones reports.
Will County sheriff’s police are asking for help in finding a 52-year-old woman who’s been missing for three weeks.
A woman is suing the Joliet Park District and others, saying she was hit in the face and badly injured by a canister fired from an air cannon during a T-shirt promotion at last year’s Taste of Joliet.
A white supremacist who burned down a black family’s southwest suburban home in a racist attack was told by a judge on Monday to be thankful for the black lawyer who defended him, the Sun-Times is reporting.
Most of the complaints seem to be coming from the east of the Chicagoland Speedway in new Lenox, Frankfort and Mokena as grandstands protect the other three sides.
A judge’s standing orders sealing the case file and gagging the attorneys left more questions than answers after the latest hearing in Will County for the group already charged with the murders of Eric Glover and Terrance Rankins.
The city is moving to have a 120-year-old church demolished after a year has passed without any repairs to structural damage caused by a storm.
A woman’s body found Saturday in the Des Plaines River has been identified through dental records as that of a Joliet woman who was allegedly killed by her son last month in her home, according to the Will County coroner’s office.
A semi was traveling on the ramp from Houbolt Road to westbound I-80 when, for unknown reasons, it was struck by a semi traveling west on I-80.
A 21-year-old man was shot to death Sunday night at the border of Joliet and an unincorporated area, according to police.
But at the same time – their flier and their members – asked parishioners to ask the cardinal for more: to release more files on abusive priests.
It’s not illegal, but it’s a bad bet, the BGA says. 2 Investigator Pam Zekman reports.
Authorities were continuing their search Tuesday morning for the body of a Joliet woman who has been missing since last week, and believed to have been killed by her son.
A Joliet man was charged Thursday evening with killing his mother earlier in the day and dumping her body in the Des Plaines River, according to police.
One of the vehicles overturned in a ditch and the other vehicle was disabled in the left lane following the crash.
The Diocese of Joliet has lifted a protective order on personnel files of 15 priests as part of a settlement in a sexual abuse case announced Tuesday.
Two women have filed a lawsuit accusing several employees at a southwest suburban Joliet preschool of racial discrimination and harassment.
After they allegedly murdered two young men, two of the four suspects involved in the savage and bizarre attack decided to have sex on top of the corpses, according to a published report.