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"The Fix: Overcome the Invisible Barriers That are Holding Women Back at Work" by Michelle King

The disappointment arrived just after lunch. That promotion you hoped to get? Nope. No raise, either, because your boss wants you to make a few improvements in your job, tweak your skills, have more time to grow – even though ...

March Madness may be canceled but Forest Preserve hosts "Tournament of Birds"

March Madness may be canceled, but the Forest Preserve District of Will County has its own "seeds" and brackets and you can play along on Facebook by voting in the "Tournament of Birds" through April 1. The tournament is part ...

2021 Kia Seltos

We came here to get a look at the 2021 Kia Seltos, and to test drive it too. Kia gave us a lot of fluff about the Seltos being refined and right sized. They told us that it was slotted ...

Books: Spring reading ideas

Hunker down. That's what you'll be doing for the immediate future: trying to stay well or get well or just waiting. You've had enough TV and the pantry's as clean as it'll ever get, so maybe it's time to find ...

2020 Volvo XC90 T8 E-AWD Inscription

Volvo may have outdone itself with the 2020 XC90 T8-AWD Inscription. This mid-size sport utility was luxurious, powerful and functional. The T8 Twin Engine Volvo, that’s what the automaker is branding this plug-in hybrid, had two power sources. A 313 ...

Plainfield spring cleanup scheduled

The Village of Plainfield and Waste Management will be sponsoring Spring Cleanup for Village residents during the week of April 13, 2020. Residents can place household refuse, bulk items (i.e. chairs, mattresses, and couches), and white goods (i.e. refrigerators, washers, ...

Shorewood-Troy Public Library offers help completing Census

Shorewood - Shorewood-Troy Public Library is preparing to help area residents with their obligation to complete the 2020 Census. The library will host a Census Kiosk next to the Reference desk on the main floor across from Circulation. The kiosk ...

Plant a prairie garden at home: Growing ideas from Midewin

Planting a prairie garden at home or work is easier than you might think. Follow a few basic principles in planting and you will be on your way to a whole new look and feel in your yard that will ...

2020 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid

Toyota’s RAV4 literally invented the compact crossover segment and after more than 20 years, it continues to dominate. It went through a thorough makeover last year. It looked more muscular, got more angles in the sheet metal, basically, it is ...

Joliet Zonta recognizes Dick & Millie Schuster

Long-time volunteers honored at LUNAFEST on March 19, 2020 In conjunction with the Centennial celebration of the Zonta Club of the Joliet Area, and in partnership with Joliet Junior College’s LUNAFEST celebration on March 19, 2020 at 6 p.m., Dick ...

2020 Nissan Sentra

We came to this suburb just west of Detroit to test drive the all-new 2020 Nissan Sentra. We found that it had grown, equipment and its road manners had gotten better. The Sentra has been the best-selling Nissan model in ...

"Stop Telling Women to Smile: Stories of Street Harassment and How We're Taking Back Our Power"

Heeeeey, look over here! You look fine today, Mama, Sugar, Honey, Baby, fill-in-the-blank with names you're called by men you don't know. Just think, Sweetie, Pretty, you were minding your business before this monkey business started. And just know, by ...

Alumni Spotlight: Tara Cicero, Registered Nurse and JTHS Bridge Builder

Career & Education At-a-Glance · University of St. Francis (BSN) · University of Illinois at Chicago · Current -Endoscopy (Surgical Services) at Amita Health. · Previous - University of Chicago Medicine (Hematology-Oncology, Urology, Nurse Recruitment, & Radiology) and Joliet District ...

Medicare made easy

Thursday, March 12, 2020 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

2020 Volvo S90 AWD R-Design

Test driving the 2020 Volvo S90 AWD R-Design was like motoring in two different cars and both were more than adequate. First let’s deal with the S90 itself. This is the Swedish automaker’s flagship full size sedan. In the era ...

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