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  • Bolingbrook football uses strong running attack to beat Lockport

    LOCKPORT – Bolingbrook used eight different running backs who rushed for 313 yards as it beat Lockport 27-22 in a SouthWest Suburban Conference game F ...
    Oct. 1, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • Nettles' 4 TDs lead Romeoville football past Minooka for first win

    MINOOKA — Jordan Nettles had already put his personal stamp on Friday night's game before Romeoville's final drive.
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 11:52 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Sept. 19-25, 2016

    Jobs are out thereIn regard to the job market, almost every day I walk past local businesses that ar ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 10:13 am
  • Lane closed on Interstate 55 over Route 53 for pothole repair

    BOLINGBROOK – An emergency pothole repair has required closing the right southbound lane of Interstate 55 over route 53, according to a news release f ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 2:44 pm
  • Trump fundraiser in Bolingbrook attracts mostly protesters, some supporters

    BOLINGBROOK – Between 150 and 200 people were outside the Bolingbrook Golf Club on Wednesday for several hours – but they weren’t waiting to hit a buc ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 7:58 am
  • Protesters, supporters gather in Bolingbrook as fundraiser held for Donald Trump

    BOLINGBROOK – At least 100 people have gathered outside the Bolingbrook Golf Club in advance of a private fundraiser scheduled for Wednesday for Repub ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 1:27 pm
  • Photos: Donald Trump in Bolingbrook

    Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is scheduled to attend a fundraising luncheon Wednesday at the Bolingbrook Golf Course in Bolingbrook.
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 7:40 am
  • Trump scheduled to be in Bolingbrook on Wednesday

    BOLINGBROOK – Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is scheduled to be in Bolingbrook on Wednesday.
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 10:41 pm
  • Gotta Do It: Sept. 25 Oct. 2

    Sept. 25• Frankfort Country Market – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Kansas and Oak streets, Frankfort. Visit www. ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 10:50 pm
  • Football: Oswego remains unbeaten with win over Romeoville

    ROMEOVILLE – Romeoville's offense came to life in the second half, but it was too late Friday night as the Spartans dropped a 42-22 Southwest Prairie ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:02 pm
  • League of Women Voters groups join forces to press candidates into forum participation

    Members of the League of Women Voters in DuPage, McHenry and Kane counties are uniting to assemble local politicians for a public forum before the Nov ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 7:42 am
  • Football: Tullock, Joliet West get past Romeoville

    ROMEOVILLE – Call it a step in the right direction for Joliet West.The Tigers used a balanced offens ...
    Sept. 18, 2016 - 5:09 pm
  • Gotta Do It: Sept. 18 through Sept. 25

    Sept. 18• Boneyard Reject Annual Car Show/Swap Meet – 8 to 2 p.m., Will County Fairgrounds, Peotone. ...
    Sept. 17, 2016 - 10:43 pm
  • Lincoln-Way East football uses second half to rally past Bolingbrook

    BOLINGBROOK – Lincoln-Way East turned the ball over four times and lost it twice on downs during its first nine possessions of Friday's SouthWest Subu ...
    Sept. 17, 2016 - 12:21 am
  • Balanced attack leads Joliet West football in win over Romeoville

    ROMEOVILLE – A balanced offensive attack spearheaded Joliet West during its 21-16 Southwest Prairie Conference win over host Romeoville Friday.
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 11:08 pm
  • DuPage County Chairman Cronin proposes flat property taxes, $10.6M in reductions in 2017-18 budget

    WHEATON – Despite what he called a "disgraceful lag" on payments from the state and a second year without a budget in Springfield, DuPage County Board ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 7:24 am
  • DuPage County Election Commission offering special assistance with voter registration

    Voters who are elderly or handicapped can receive special assistance in voter registration, according to a news release from the DuPage County Electio ...
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 7:05 am
  • Football: Plainfield North dominates Romeoville

    PLAINFIELD – Plainfield North's offense was shut out a week earlier in a 12-0 loss to Oswego.It was ...
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 11:40 pm
  • DuPage Election Commission seeks election judges

    The DuPage Election Commission continues to seek election judges for the Nov. 8 election, according to a news release from the county.
    Sept. 8, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Amazon goes East – in Will County

    MONEE – The latest Amazon fulfillment center to be announced might be called Amazon East in Will County.
    Sept. 5, 2016 - 10:45 pm
  • Gotta Do It: Sept. 4 through Sept. 11

    Sept. 4• Frankfort Country Market – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Kansas and Oak streets, Frankfort. Visit www.v ...
    Sept. 3, 2016 - 10:49 pm
  • Romeoville football falls to offensive Oswego East team

    OSWEGO – Oswego East found the end zone on their first seven offensive possessions in the first half and never looked back en route to a 48-14 dominat ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 10:52 pm
  • Bolingbrook football fights back for OT win

    KANKAKEE – Jeremiah Lebron’s 5-yard touchdown run in overtime capped a remarkable, second-half comeback for Bolingbrook in its 20-14 road win against ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 10:07 pm
  • Oswego man dies after Bolingbrook motorcycle collision

    BOLINGBROOK – An Oswego man died Thursday after a motorcycle crash in Bolingbrook.David Bentham Jr., ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 7:26 pm
  • Semi rollover blocks southbound I-55 ramp at Weber Road in Romeoville

    ROMEOVILLE – The southbound entrance to Interstate 55 at South Weber Road in Romeoville is closed after a semitrailer rolled over at the ramp.
    Sept. 1, 2016 - 6:32 pm
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