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  • Pioneer teacher helps launch drug addiction support group at BHS

    BOLINGBROOK – After she attended a Romeoville community forum designed to educate local residents on what has become a nationwide drug abuse crisis, P ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 5:04 pm
  • Navy honors Plainfield East grad for saving drowning man

    PEARL HARBOR – A recent Plainfield East High School graduate is being honored by the U.S. Navy for bravery after risking his life to rescue a man from ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 3:56 pm
  • Bolingbrook 3rd quarter buries Joliet W.

    JOLIET – Coming off last week’s huge win at Sandburg, Joliet West hung tough with Bolingbrook for a half in Saturday afternoon’s SouthWest Suburban Bl ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:39 pm
  • Fountaindale Library receives grant, offers extensive career training

    BOLINGBROOK – Fountaindale Public Library is launching Passport to Success, an initiative designed to assist patrons in learning and exploring new tec ...
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 10:43 am
  • Tibbott College Week includes pep rally, Parent University

    BOLINGBROOK – Next week is College Week at Tibbott Elementary School in Bolingbrook, featuring a variety of college and career related dress-up days a ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 2:44 pm
  • Bolingbrook honors its 2014 Citizens of the Year

    BOLINGBROOK – The Village of Bolingbrook announced its 2014 Citizens of the Year on Sept. 9.The winn ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 10:52 am
  • Gestautas: Fall programs and annual bowling fundraiser approach

    Tri County SRA has an action-packed fall program guide with programs for everyone. We have three gre ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 10:51 am
  • Suburban Life honors inaugural Best Under 40

    GLEN ELLYN – Fifteen area professionals were honored Thursday at Suburban Life's inaugural Best Under 40 awards ceremony.
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 8:56 am
  • Suburban Life's Best Under 40's Awards: 8 photos

    Suburban Life's inaugural Best Under 40 awards luncheon is held in the Waterleaf Restaurant at College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn on Thursday, Sept. 25, ...
    Sept. 28, 2014 - 5:24 pm
  • Police reports: Bolingbrook for week of Sept. 24

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Bolingbrook Police Department. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a cr ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 2:00 pm
  • Events for Sept. 24 to Oct. 2 across the western suburbs

    If your event is missing and you'd like to see it listed here and in our print editions, you can add ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 4:02 pm
  • Quarterback Adam Klein finds comfort level in Bolingbrook offense

    BOLINGBROOK – Adam Klein took some good-natured ribbing from his Bolingbrook football teammates Friday night.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 12:14 pm
  • Waters: Park district's LifeStyles Fitness Center is your community gym

    Many of you may have started pondering your New Year’s Resolutions (where did summer go?) that include getting fit and taking steps to lead a healthie ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 12:01 pm
  • Bolingbrook native places in national twirling competition

    BOLINGBROOK – A Bolingbrook native earned the distinction as the 13th top baton twirler throughout the nation this summer.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 12:00 pm
  • Romeoville girl gets special space of her own

    ROMEOVILLE – Shy 3-year-old Julie Pernalski clutched her mother after stepping into her new princess-themed room.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 11:56 am
  • Local enrollment increases not typical of small colleges

    Lewis University’s main campus in Romeoville was overflowing with a record number of freshmen students this fall – so much so that administrators at t ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 11:06 pm
  • Three arrested following Crest Hill phone store robbery

    CREST HILL – Three men were arrested last week after allegedly robbing their third T-Mobile store in a week.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 9:39 am
  • NRG plan not enough for environmentalists

    Ellen Rendulich remembers as far back as 1995 when she and others involved in a new local environmental group in Lockport started speaking out against ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Lewis sees record enrollment with 6,700 students

    ROMEOVILLE – Lewis University is teaching its largest freshman class ever while total enrollment swelled to a record of more than 6,700 students this ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:11 pm
  • Cicero man found guilty in death of Romeoville teen

    Throughout his two-week murder trial, Erick Maya maintained the same posture and position at the defense table.
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 4:57 pm
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