Mokena, Illinois news
Joliet Region Chamber of Commerce announced that fifteen organizations have been nominated across five categories: retail, financial services, social services, professional services and education.
A 41-year-old Mokena man and pedestrian died Monday after an incident involving a pickup truck in the area of Route 71 and North 32nd Road, near Rutland School, outside of Ottawa.
A 2017 fraud case against Lincoln-Way District 210's former leader has been continually delayed for years because of his unspecified medical conditions. The district suffered a financial crisis that led to a school closure after his retirement.
A Mokena man who was reported missing has been found dead in a Manhattan retention pond.
The family was not home at the time of the fire in Lockport. The family's dog was rescued from the residence.
A Flossmoor man who aspired to become a massage therapist, get married and start family died after he was struck by a Toyota Tundra while jogging in Mokena.
Four blues artists will perform at the 5th annual Joliet Blues Festival on Saturday at the Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park Theatre in Joliet.
Hickory Creek Forest Preserve hosts this event featuring Smokin’ Z BBQ, music and games.
Prosecutors are seeking forfeiture of accounts they alleged were used by a Mokena man in a money laundering scheme involving unemployment benefits. The man is also charged with unlawfully obtaining proprietary data from his former employer.
We've got updated unofficial election results for Joliet and Will County for you here
The New Lenox Township supervisor was arrested on a charge of driving under the influence in Homer Glen.
Question: Would you propose any changes to the curriculum? If so, what? Answer: Our most recent district and school level report cards indicate a large portion of students are not meeting grade level expectations in ELA and Math. Read Kelli MacMillan's questionnaire here
Question: What is your assessment of how Diversity, Equity and Inclusion is handled in your school district? Answer: I believe our school district is trying to promote positive changes with respect to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Read Amanda Montgomery's questionnaire here
A jury found a woman guilty of breaking into her 78-year-old mother-in-law’s bedroom at a Mokena residence and striking her several times.
Question: Why are you running for office? Answer: I want to give back to my community and work to ensure that the children of Mokena continue to have access to excellent schools. Read Tom Freyer's full election questionnaire here.