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  • Will, Grundy card and candy shops flourish during Valentine's Day season

    MORRIS – Sweet Tooth gourmet candy store owner Donna Ramirez remembers the day a man came in seeking a Valentine’s Day gift for a woman before their f ...
    Feb. 13, 2016 - 10:46 pm
  • Gotta Do It: Feb. 14 through Feb. 21

    Feb. 14• Forest Preserve District of Will County Volunteer Workday – 8 a.m. to noon, Lockport Prairi ...
    Feb. 13, 2016 - 10:42 pm
  • Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center outsourcing rehab services

    JOLIET – Presence Health hospitals in Joliet and Kankakee are outsourcing rehabilitation services, but the more than 160 employees affected by the mov ...
    Feb. 13, 2016 - 10:41 pm
  • Joliet Cold Storage disputes union requirement in incentive package

    JOLIET – Joliet Cold Storage plans to expand its building but has faced a potential snag in a union requirement in the city’s incentive package.
    Feb. 13, 2016 - 10:41 pm
  • Longtime Joliet couples share love stories, advice for young romantics

    JOLIET – When a couple has been together as long as Raymond and Georgia Clark, it’s not really about remembering who asked out who, or how he asked fo ...
    Feb. 13, 2016 - 10:39 pm
  • Downers Grove commissioner named to College of DuPage board

    Downers Grove commissioner David Olsen has been appointed to the College of DuPage Board of Trustees by Illinois Community College Board Chairman Laza ...
    Feb. 13, 2016 - 5:44 pm
  • Valle: York Township steps in to help feed seniors; starts campaign

    I have written in this column many times about our York Township Senior Nutrition Program, which we have operated for many years in conjunction with t ...
    Feb. 13, 2016 - 9:00 am
  • Police arrest Joliet gang member, recover defaced handgun

    JOLIET — A Joliet gang member was arrested early Friday morning after police say they received a tip that the 27-year-old felon was in possession of a ...
    Feb. 13, 2016 - 12:07 am
  • Joliet Junior College conference empowers black teens

    JOLIET — Tim Lee told a crowd of primarily black high school students gathered Friday at Joliet Junior College that when he was their age, he was spur ...
    Feb. 13, 2016 - 12:06 am
  • Addison man wins lottery windfall

    ADDISON – “I always buy the Illinois Lottery raffle tickets because I think they offer the best odds to win a prize – I just don’t check the winning n ...
    Feb. 13, 2016 - 5:31 pm
  • Brookfield artist raising funds for animation project

    BROOKFIELD – Thanks to a Brookfield artist and her collaborator, first-graders could be working on the creation of an animated short film this spring ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 7:00 pm
  • Churchill Elementary School addition nears completion

    GLEN ELLYN – Students at Churchill Elementary School in Glen Ellyn are expected to move into the school's new addition in March.
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 7:00 pm
  • Wheaton-Warrenville District 200 touts success of teacher professional development program

    WHEATON – After four years, Community Unit School District 200 teachers are embracing the district's push for increased communication among them.
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 6:04 pm
  • Pioneer Center faces possible shutdown; loss of services expected in coming weeks

    McHENRY – If the Pioneer Center for Human Services doesn't raise $400,000 immediately, the agency might have to close its doors in the next few weeks.
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 6:14 pm
  • West Chicago talk to trace eerie ties between Lincoln, JFK

    WEST CHICAGO – “The Eerie Similarities Between John F. Kennedy and Abraham Lincoln” will be presented from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 18 at the West Chica ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 6:00 pm
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