Local Editor Ron Kremer firstname.lastname@example.org
The Will County treasurer has set up a cell phone app that let's you pay your property tax bill or find a drop box location via your mobile device.
Orli Shoshan, who played Jedi master Shaak Ti in "Star Wars" episodes II and III, will appear at the Joliet Public Library June 1 as part of its 4th annual Star Wars Day.
As two Will County Board members publicly announce their opposition, Joliet City Councilman Jim McFarland says the city should decide if it wants to pursue the facility or not.
Government, Police & Fire
A resolution in support of the gun law was approved with a 15-6 vote, with the majority favoring it for the "protection of citizens," officials said.
A Holiday Inn Express and Candlewood Suites would anchor the development, which also calls for 8,000 square feet of meeting and banquet space.
Government, Business, Local Connections, Awareness, Going Green
Of the 75,000 home and business owners eligible to drop the utility via electric aggregation, between 8 percent and 10 percent did, officials said.
The three-day electronic music festival, which tours all over the country, will be unlike anything every produced in the Chicago area.
The Joliet City Council OK'd the designation, and presented the school's owner -- the Joliet Junior College Foundation -- with a historic preservation award.
Nine new house building permits were pulled in the first three months of this year, and another 30 or so at the end of last year, a construction expert said.
Government, The Neighborhood Files
The family-oriented bike ride starts in Joliet and follows the Rock Run Trail. Free T-shirts are given to the first 1,000 people to register for the forest preserve district event.
Advertise on Patch and reach potential customers in your backyard and beyond. Click here for more information.
Learn more »
If you want to help local causes, or your cause needs local help, your next click should be right here.
Learn more »
Enter your tip here and it will be sent straight to
Dawn Aulet, Chuck Ingwersen, and Local Editor Ron Kremer,
Channahon-Minooka Patch's (incredibly grateful)
Channahon-Minooka news, events, and deals sent to you daily and breaking news as it happens.
See more options
You’re now signed up!