More than 700 nurses at Amita Health St. Joseph Medical Center Joliet went on strike Saturday morning after negotiations between the hospital and the nurses union failed to result in a contract.
A 22-year-old man of Joliet was killed Sunday in a vehicle crash on Interstate 55 near Bolingbrook, according to preliminary information from Illinois State police.
The Will County Fair has become the latest such event to be canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Is the long-dormant dream of a big new airport in the south suburbs coming back to life?
A Plainfield man drowned Tuesday afternoon while swimming at Indiana Dunes National Park.
Police are asking the community for help identifying a suspect in connection with the beating death of a business owner in suburban New Lenox.
Drive-in movie theaters are back in business and a suburban golf course is making sure it is part of the recent trend.
Two men in Homer Glen allegedly made more than $1 million in an identity theft scheme that involved reselling high-end purchases including lawn mowers, tractors and appliances.
A 52-year-old Lockport man was sentenced to 22 years in prison Friday after pleading guilty to predatory criminal sexual assault of an 8-year-old boy in the child’s home, according to the Will County State’s Attorney’s office.
A 33-year-old Aurora man allegedly pointed a gun at someone Tuesday during a road rage incident captured on video in Bolingbrook, according to police.
The Will County Jail has had its first inmate test positive for the coronavirus, the sheriff’s office announced Tuesday.
The mayor of Joliet is under fire after viral cellphone video shows him in a skirmish with a young African American man during a protest that turned violent Sunday night.
A video posted to YouTube Monday shows Joliet Mayor Bob O’Dekirk grab a protestor at a demonstration for George Floyd, resulting in a scuffle that ended with two people in police custody.
An Orland Park jewelry shop was among many south suburban stores hit by looters over the weekend.
A man who allegedly grabbed a WGN reporter during a live broadcast Saturday evening is now facing charges.
The owner of Clean Beauty Boutique says since her salon closed in mid-March, she has lost more than $50,000 in revenue. But as of May 15, her service is now deemed essential.
A seemingly endless storm led to flooding and brought reports of at least two brief tornado touchdowns in the Chicago area on Sunday.
Three people, including a teenage boy, were wounded in a shooting Wednesday in an unincorporated area of southwest suburban Lockport Township.
“Today the situation has entirely stabilized,” Dr. Stemer said.
Lockport Mayor Steve Streit talks about why he thinks Gov. Pritzker's 5-phase reopening plan doesn't adequately address the needs of his constituents.