6 People Injured In Joliet Crash, Including 2 Children Who Suffer Life-Threatening InjuriesTwo children suffered life-threatening injuries Sunday afternoon, and four adults were also injured, in a crash on Route 30 in Joliet.
Woman Charged With Hitting 2 Women With Car During Joliet Parking Lot Fight, Man Charged With Hitting OfficerA woman was charged with striking two other women with her car during a fight in a parking lot in Joliet early Saturday, while a man was charged with hitting one of the responding officers.
Police: Man Arrested After Beating Ex-Girlfriend And 2 Teenage Daughters, Holding Officers In Standoff In JolietA man was arrested and charged early Saturday after police said he beat a woman and her two teenage daughters and then held officer in a standoff in Joliet.
Rep. Bobby Rush Urges Gov. Pritzker To Sign Bill Clearing Way For Joliet Logistics Hub, Providing JobsU.S. Rep. Bobby Rush (D-Illinois) is putting pressure on Gov. JB Pritzker to sign a bill that could bring 10,000 jobs to the south and southwest suburbs.
Chicago Aldermen Back 100-Year Deal To Supply Lake Michigan Drinking Water To JolietIn late January, the Joliet City Council approved a plan to build a 31-mile pipeline connecting to Chicago's drinking water supply from Lake Michigan, as well as upgrades to the Southwest Pumping Station next to Durkin Park in the Scottsdale neighborhood.
Joliet Mother Charged With Leaving Sons, Ages 3 And 7, Home AloneJoliet police said the boys' teacher contacted the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services, after the older boy told her during a remote learning session that there were no adults at home.
1 Killed, 2 Seriously Injured In Head-On Crash In JolietPolice said a woman was driving south on Larkin Avenue near Douglas Street around 3:45 p.m., when she lost control of her vehicle, and crossed into oncoming traffic, and crashed into another vehicle.
With Live Entertainment Allowed Again, But With Strict Capacity Limits, Theaters And Performers Wonder Is It Worth It?Normally, the stage lights would be on at the nearly 95-year-old Rialto Square Theatre; 2,000 spectators clapping, artists crooning up to the balcony.
Joliet Chooses Chicago Over Hammond To Supply Drinking Water From Lake MichiganJoliet's existing water source is expected to dry up by 2030.
Joliet Police Shoot Man Who Pointed Gun At Officer Responding To Disturbance CallOfficers were called to the 1200 block of Nicholson Street for a disturbance around 10:15 a.m., and when they arrived, a man pointed a gun at an officer.
Man Killed, 2 Others Injured In Joliet CrashA man is dead and two others were injured in a crash on Tuesday in Joliet.