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Whitley Ave. Tragedy: Funerals, Visitations Set  Joliet, IL Patch

Whitley Ave. Tragedy: Funerals, Visitations Set - Joliet, IL - These are the worst types of calls officers can respond to, Joliet Police Chief Al Roechner said last ...



Joliet man kills girlfriend, 2 young kids in murder-suicide, police say  WLS-TV

Police have confirmed that four people killed Wednesday, including two children, died in a murder-suicide in southwest suburban Joliet.



Joliet Township High School District 204 announces January students of the month  The Herald-News

Joliet Township High School congratulates the Students of the Month for January.



Joliet Township High School band history featured in magazine  The Herald-News

School Band and Orchestra Magazine is running a feature called "History of the Joliet Township Band: An up-close look at one earliest and most successful ...



Joliet Central High School hosts Human Services and Arts & Communication Preview Days  The Herald-News

From Nov. 7 to Nov. 14, Joliet Central High School's Academy Coordinator Mike Lutz and librarian David Jones hosted Academy Preview Days for Joliet Central ...



Joliet high schools name students of the month  The Herald-News

Joliet Township High School congratulates the Students of the Month for October.



Joliet high schools announce homecoming information  The Herald-News

Joliet Central High School Homecoming takes place Sept. 22. This year's theme is “Let's Glow Crazy.”



Joliet Central High School speech team perform at regional tournament  The Herald-News

Three Joliet Central High School speech team members advanced to the IHSA Sectional Tournament, with two members named regional champions,after ...



Joliet Central High School honors former teacher in meet  The Herald-News

The annual Dave Christiansen Memorial Powerlifting Meet took place on March 23 at Joliet Central High School.



Officials search Joliet Central HS students after Snapchat shooting threat  The Herald-News

Joliet Central High School students underwent searches and screening by metal detectors Wednesday morning after school officials were made aware of a ...



Joliet Central High School Madrigals to perform  The Herald-News

The Joliet Central Madrigals will perform 6 p.m. Dec. 8. The cost is $25 for dinner and a show and $10 for show only. For tickets, call the Joliet Central vocal ...



Fight At Joliet Central Leads To Students Arrest  Joliet, IL Patch

JOLIET, IL - Tensions flared at Joliet Central High School on Tuesday afternoon, resulting in a 16-year-old student being arrested by Joliet Police officers on ...



Arlene Albert Retiring From Joliet School Board  Joliet, IL Patch

Arlene Albert Retiring From Joliet School Board - Joliet, IL - The JTHS Foundation invites all JTHS stakeholders to a reception honoring Arlene Albert on ...



Joliet Central High School announces 2018 Mr. and Ms. J  The Herald-News

Joliet Central High School seniors Jack Lewis and Lizbeth Perez were named Mr. and Ms. J for the 2017-18 school year.



Joliet Central High School speech team places third at Morris High School tournament  The Herald-News

The Joliet Central High School Speech team took third place out of 12 schools at the Morris High School speech tournament Dec. 1.



Joliet Central Teen With Vape Pen Gets Arrested  Joliet, IL Patch

JOLIET, IL - High school is supposed to be a place of learning but this week one 16-year-old student at Joliet Central High School was removed by the Joliet ...



JTHS surprises students for AP test achievements  The Herald-News

As Joliet Township High School students enjoyed their school-free Friday mornings, the superintendent, principals and teachers were driving around, planning ...



Razor Blades, Drug Pipes Confiscated At Joliet Central  Joliet, IL Patch

Razor Blades, Drug Pipes Confiscated At Central - Joliet, IL - Caitlyn Mercer was arrested by Joliet Police officers late Monday morning.



2 Joliet Central Students Arrested For Marijuana  Joliet, IL Patch

2 Joliet Central Students Arrested For Marijuana - Joliet, IL - A Joliet Police officer made two separate arrests Thursday at Joliet Central's property.



Prep football: Joliet Central beats Joliet West; both finish 3-6  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Joliet Central survived a determined Joliet West second-half effort and a snow squall Saturday to capture its first victory on the gridiron against the ...



Droves Of Joliet Central Students Walkout Of Class  Joliet, IL Patch

Droves Of Joliet Central Students Walkout - Joliet, IL - At 10 a.m. sharp, students gathered at the roundabout in front of the main entrance of Joliet Central.



JTHS students raise more than $13000 for breast cancer organization  The Herald-News

Joliet Township Central High School students raised more than $13000 in donations for the Pink Heals Chapter of Joliet.



District 204 Drivers Ed Instructor Sentenced For 2nd DUI  Joliet, IL Patch

Driver's Ed Instructor Sentenced For 2nd DUI - Joliet, IL - Nestor Nowak had dragged out his April 2017 DUI case until Aug. 30, filings show.



Joliet Central Class of 2018 Athletes Sign Letters Of Intent  Joliet, IL Patch

Joliet Central Class of 2018 Letters Of Intent - Joliet, IL - Fifteen Joliet Central athletes from the Class of 2018 signed letters of intent to continue their athletic ...



Joliet students perform with The Tenors  The Herald-News

On Dec. 14, the Joliet Central High School Steeltones, an extracurricular choir, performed with The Tenors on their “Home for the Holidays” tour at the Rialto ...



Joliet Central Student Did Not Have Real Gun: District 204  Joliet, IL Patch

Joliet Central Student Did Not Have Real Gun - Joliet, IL - District 204 sent a notice to parents of Joliet Central High School students on Thursday evening ...



Boys basketball: Joliet Central has to grind out victory over Plainfield East  The Herald-News

Joliet Central reached a point Friday night where it had to grind its way to victory against Plainfield East. Fortunately for the Steelmen, they had the right man for ...



Plainfield North keeps hope alive vs. Joliet Central  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Two teams arrived at Joliet Central Stadium on Friday night with two goals in mind: beat the oncoming weather and keep their goal of making the ...



Boys basketball: Steelmen earn SPC victory over Tigers  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Joliet Central boys basketball coach Larry Thompson knew that nothing would come easy for his team during Thursday's Southwest Prairie ...



'Community Unity Brunch' set for Jan. 19 to honor MLK in Joliet  The Herald-News

Joliet Central High School's Black Student Union and Unity CDC will host the sixth annual “Community Unity Brunch” on Jan. 19.



A question of cost  The Herald-News

Joliet Mayor Bob O'Dekirk is interested in having a police officer in every school, but one school official isn't so sure such an initiative could be financially ...



Joliet Central High School alumnus is successful architect  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Joliet Central High School alumnus Felipe I. Rodriguez (2004) was inspired to become an architect in high school and he now gets to work doing what ...



Boys basketball: Steelmen get defensive against Griffins  The Herald-News

JOLIET – When two boys basketball teams that have played well defensively, but had their struggles on offense, meet up, it can be be a frustrating evening for ...



Central Teacher Ernest Crim Runs As Write-In For City Council  Joliet, IL Patch

JOLIET, IL - With no contested mayor's race on the April 2 election, the upcoming Joliet City Council elections have not had much excitement. That may change.



Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War, Joliet Central HS Junior ROTC Members Restore Gravestones at Cemeteries in Plano  WspyNews

Members of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War PH Sheridan Camp #2, along with 41 members of the Junior ROTC at Joliet Central High School, ...



Joliet Township High School names Students of the Month for October  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Joliet Central High School's Students of the Month for October are Hunter Thoms, Kiwanis Club; Alexis Samuels, Exchange Club; Rebecca Verchimak, ...



School Closings in Will County for November 26th  1340 WJOL

Kids Connection Preschool (Joliet); Morris Community High School; Plainfield School District 202; Montessori of Plainfield; St. Mary's Parochial School ...



Joliet Central High School student center addition wins 7th award  The Herald-News

CHICAGO – The design of a new student center by Wight & Company (Wight) for a castle-like Collegiate Gothic high school was recognized with a ...



Local students walk out of school  The Herald-News

JOLIET – As thousands of students around the country walked out of their respective schools to demonstrate for gun safety, many local students added their ...



Joliet Police Detain 2 For Joliet Central Gunman Hoax  Patch.com

2 Are In Trouble Over Joliet Central Gun Hoax - Joliet, IL - Two people are being detained at Joliet's police station for making false police calls about a fictitious ...



Five champs, 19 others advance to state  The Herald-News

JOLIET – There were plenty of great story lines involving local wrestlers during Saturday's IHSA Class 3A Joliet Central Sectional, which proved to be one of the ...



Prep baseball: Joliet Central completes sweep of Joliet West  The Herald-News

JOLIET – In last Thursday's 4-2, eight-inning victory over Joliet West at Joliet Route 66 Stadium, Joliet Central senior right-hander Carlos Garcia escaped a ...



Teaching the teachers of the future  The Herald-News

Joliet schools work together to train teachers of the future.



Police: Teenage boy shot 20-year-old man multiple times  The Herald-News

A 14-year-old boy from Joliet was arrested in connection with a shooting that left a 20-year-old man injured on Friday, police said. On Friday, officers were sent to ...



Then & Now: Joliet Township High School – Joliet  The Herald-News

The first public school law in Illinois was the Free School Act of 1825. This act provided that common schools should be established in each county of the State, ...



Joliet: meet your candidates  The Herald-News

Twelve people filed by last week's deadline to run for five spots on the Joliet City Council in the April 2 election, and whoever gets elected may have to make ...



Joliet Township High School Connects Alumni Through New Website  Patch.com

Joliet Township High School New Website - Joliet, IL - District staff share the importance of a technology update with community members, current and former ...



Minooka finds way into win column  The Herald-News

JOLIET — Third time was the charm for Minooka following Friday's 55-7 thrashing of the Steelmen on the road at Joliet Central that notched the first win of the ...



Joliet Township High School – Joliet  The Herald-News

The first public school law in Illinois was the Free School Act of 1825. This act provided that common schools should be established in each county of the State, ...



Joliet District 204 gets national AP award  The Herald-News

JOLIET – The Tigers and Steelmen may be better prepared for college than anybody else in the country. Advanced Placement students from both Joliet Central ...



Resident Questions Police After Video Of Violent Arrest  Joliet, IL Patch

Raw Video Shows Joliet Police Confront Driver - Joliet, IL - The Joliet police officers were recorded on video Friday night as they smashed a window and ...



Longtime board member for Joliet high schools shares the heart of her service  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Close Joliet Central High School. That was the recommendation in 1981. And that didn't make sense to Arlene Albert. So she ran for the school board ...



Joliet Central High School pays tribute to 9/11 victims  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Joliet Central High School on Monday honored those who died in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.



News from Joliet Township High School  The Bugle

On February 15, students from Joliet Central High School attended the United States Hispanic Leadership Institute's 36th National Conference. The event took ...



Joliet offers snow removal for seniors, those with disabilities  The Herald-News

The city of Joliet will launch a snow removal program this winter for seniors and people with disabilities.



GlobalFest Illinois 2016 was hosted this year at Joliet Central High School  The Herald-News

JOLIET – On Nov. 19, over 400 people came together to celebrate world languages, cultures and diversity and to showcase their own cultural heritage and ...



Joliet Central teachers  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Local Farmers Insurance agent James Confer recently awarded Joliet Central High School teachers James Grzetich, Soyini Chism and Patti Edwards ...



Joliet Township High School alumni are 'United In Excellence'  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Erick Deshaun Dorris credits the power of social media. Around Christmas 2015, Dorris started seeing posts from Joliet Township High School District ...



Joliet Central honors two veterans with diplomas after 47 years  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Greg Warren couldn't return to Joliet Central High School in November of 1967 after he was convicted of a crime he said he did not commit.



Joliet D-204 officials want out of state breakfast program  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Joliet Township High School District 204 wants to opt out of a state-mandated breakfast program that district officials said would be too costly and ...



Joliet Central High School hosts Breakfast with Santa  The Bugle

Megann Horstead | For the Bugle. Christmas came early for those on hand for Joliet Central High School's Breakfast with Santa on Dec. 3. Highlights at the event ...



Joliet Central student center named finalist for Chicago award  Suburban Life Publications

JOLIET – The Joliet Central High School student center is a finalist for an award that recognizes innovative Chicago-area buildings, according to a district news ...



An Extraordinary Life: Joliet teacher mentored and inspired students and staff  The Herald-News

On May 24, a group of eighth-grade students held a memorial tribute for their teacher, who suddenly died of cardiovascular disease March 28 at the age of 45.



Prep baseball: Joliet Central scores twice in bottom of 9th to beat Providence  The Herald-News

JOLIET – When junior left-hander Robert Farrell is on the mound, Joliet Central is a confident baseball team. Exhibit A came Monday afternoon when Farrell ...



Joliet principal retires after more than 30 years at high school  The Herald-News

JOLIET – As a principal, John Randich shakes the hands of hundreds of Joliet students at their graduation ceremony, where they receive a diploma indicating ...



Joliet Central celebrates second year of Kermes festival  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Mexican dances, equestrian rodeo performances and live music helped celebrate the life and legacy of Cesar Chavez at the second annual Kermes ...



Q&A: Joliet native, filmmaker Preston Heights on his new documentary  The Herald-News

Filmmaker and Joliet native Jason Pittman, who goes by the pseudonym Preston Heights, has released his second film project, a documentary called “Choose ...



An Extraordinary Life: 'He was just a good human being'  The Herald-News

Michael Cecchi of Shorewood loved to help and he helped with a smile.



Joliet Central High School JROTC Team to Compete in Washington D.C.  The Herald-News

JOLIET – After advancing through two phases of online competition, the Joliet Central High School JROTC leadership team composed of Team Captain Callista ...



Documentary on Joliet to be screened Dec. 7 at JJC  The Herald-News

'Choose the Right Path' is Preston Heights' second film about his hometown.



Joliet Central Class of 1993 invited to 25th reunion on June 23  The Bugle

The Joliet Central Class of 1993 is cordially invited to their 25th reunion on Saturday, June 23, beginning with a morning tour of the Joliet Central High School ...



Joliet Central High School students attend Hispanic leadership conference  The Herald-News

JOLIET – On Feb. 16, students from Joliet Central High School attended the United States Hispanic Leadership Institute Conference. The event took place at the ...



Joliet police investigate second homicide in less than 1 week  The Herald-News

A young man was gunned down on a Joliet street for the second time in the past five days. Police received a 911 call about 4:51 p.m. Tuesday about a subject ...



Joliet Central teacher gets 2017 IACTE Outstanding Beginning Teacher Award  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Joliet Central High School teacher Jennifer McGowan received one of the 2017 Outstanding Beginning Teacher Award presented by the Illinois ...



A Joliet Central love story  The Herald-News

JOLIET – They were Joliet Central High School sweethearts who went separate ways but now are engaged to be married after an elaborate proposal that stirred ...



Retiring Joliet Central High School band director honored by former students  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Joliet Central High School band director Mike Fiske had just excused his band after practice for the upcoming concert when something happened.



Girls basketball: Joliet Central gets past Plainfield Central  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Two girls basketball teams that have gotten off to good starts this season met on Tuesday to begin play in the Southwest Prairie Conference in a game ...



Joliet Central prepares to open new student center  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Joliet Central High School students Breanah Ceranek and Miryam Perez on Monday practiced the speech they plan to give later this week inside the ...



Joliet Central Wins ABC7s Friday Flyover  Patch

Joliet, IL - The Steelmen were presented with their trophy during a live broadcast early Friday.



Joliet Central High School 2016/2017 First Semester Honor Roll  The Bugle

Freshman High Honors. Odalys Aguilera, Jesus Aguirre, Valeria Aguirre, Judith Alcantar, Andres Alvarez, Melanie Alvarez, Amilia Arana, Jacqueline Arcos, ...



Joliet students craft prosthetic hand for child in need  The Herald-News

JOLIET – A firework accident left 11-year-old Ashton Kesler with no fingers on his right hand, but Joliet high school students helped him gain a prosthetic hand ...



Joliet Central students to bring awareness to modern-day slavery on March 14  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Joliet Central High School's World Affairs students will participate in CNN's[ Freedom Project to raise awareness of modern slavery through the ...



Old Joliet prison 'Break-In' party planned  The Herald-News

Aug. 25 event to include bands, food, drinks and six hours inside the facility.



Joliet Central High School student to attend Young America's Foundation conference  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Joliet Central High School sophomore Marcos Singletary received an all-expense paid scholarship to attend the Young America's Foundation High ...



Romeoville mom is ready to speak up  The Herald-News

Alicia Guerrero will speak publicly about the murder of her teen daughter for the first time on Oct. 4 at Joliet Central High School, during the 22nd annual Will ...



Joliet man 'wanted to be helpful'  The Herald-News

Louis Derlinga did his part to make his community a better place.



Joliet Central High School Honor Roll  Patch.com

Joliet, IL - See who made the list for the school's first semester.



Aspiring chef shares cooking demonstration with Joliet Central students  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Joliet Central High School alumnus Adan Estrada, Class of 2012, returned to his alma mater and shared his professional culinary arts expertise with ...



Joliet teachers receive STEM grants  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Joliet West High School teacher Melissa “Missy” Stapleton and Joliet Central High School teacher Sean McKeown were each granted the Window ...



JTHS sends message to parents about potential student with a gun  The Herald-News

A Joliet Township High School District 204 official said the district received information on Thursday about a student seen with a handgun after school at Joliet ...



Plainfield Homecoming: Former Board President To Lead Parade  Plainfield, IL Patch

Smith To Lead Plainfield Homecoming Parade - Plainfield, IL - The 67th annual Plainfield Community Homecoming Parade steps off in downtown Plainfield Oct.



Joliet native just wants to give back  The Herald-News

"Let my thinking of movement help you understand yours."



Joliet Central band gets $5000 grant during Disney concert  The Bugle

The Joliet Central High School Band accepted a $5,000 grant from the Country Music Association (CMA) and Give a Note foundations on March 17, during the ...



Joliet Central addition wins 2017 CBC Merit Award  The Bugle

The Joliet Central High School Student Center Addition won the 2017 Chicago Building Congress (CBC) Award in the category of New Construction Suburbs ...



America in Bloom judges find a lot to like in Joliet  The Herald-News

Two judges from America in Bloom said they found more than they expected in their visit to Joliet. The judges were in town Thursday and Friday to rate ...



Joliet Central High School students participate in Global Fest  The Herald-News

JOLIET – On Nov. 7, Joliet Central students participated in "GlobalFest Illinois 2015: Linked by Culture and Language" at Oswego East High School.



Joliet Central High School announces 2015-2016 Mr. and Ms. J Finalists  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Joliet Central High School is pleased to announce the 2015 Mr. and Ms. J finalists for the 2015-2016 school year.



Police: Driver's ed instructor arrested for DUI at Joliet Central  The Herald-News

JOLIET – A high school driver's education instructor was arrested last week after recently being found passed out drunk in the driver's ed car in front of Joliet ...



Elwood, Illinois (Pop. 2200), Has Become a Vital Hub of America's Consumer Economy. And It's Hell.  The New Republic

It's hard to find anyone who will admit to it now, but when the CenterPoint Intermodal freight terminal opened in 2002, people in Elwood, Illinois, were excited.



Joliet Township High School students receive recognition as Illinois State Scholars  The Herald-News

JOLIET – Eighty-six students from the graduating class of 2016 were recently recognized as Illinois State Scholars.



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