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  • Batavia company sues former employee

    BATAVIA – Batavia Container Inc. has filed a lawsuit against a former employee, alleging he stole company secrets before he left to work for a competi ...
    NEW: July 31, 2015 - 7:38 pm
  • Green Fair on the Fox to present environmental education

    BATAVIA – Those who attend Green Fair on the Fox on Aug. 8 in downtown Batavia will discover how they can be more environmentally friendly in their li ...
    NEW: July 31, 2015 - 7:37 pm
  • Geneva resident Shadwick King gets 30-year sentence in murder case

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Shadwick King maintained his innocence minutes before a Kane County judge Friday sentenced him to 30 years in prison for killin ...
    July 31, 2015 - 7:15 pm
  • Good Natured: Duct tape and a family of hummingbirds

    “Mythbusters,” the TV show that debunks rumors, legends and pseudo-scientific claims, once did an episode on the many uses of duct tape. To summarize ...
    July 31, 2015 - 7:13 pm
  • Comcast to hire 200 customer service employees at Elmhurst branch

    ELMHURST – In an effort to improve customer service, Comcast is hiring about 200 employees at the company's Elmhurst branch to serve customers in the ...
    July 31, 2015 - 5:18 pm
  • La Grange Endless Summerfest to include human fooseball tournament in Gordon Park

    LA GRANGE – With summer more than halfway over, La Grange's Endless Summerfest at Gordon Park will make sure it won't go to waste.
    July 31, 2015 - 5:03 pm
  • Lemont Dolphins have several standouts at swim meet

    LEMONT – Brandon Johnson of Lemont had six top-three finishes, including first place in the backstroke, as the Lemont Park District Lemont Dolphins Sw ...
    July 31, 2015 - 4:50 pm
  • Woodridge District 68 to hold walk-in registration Aug. 5

    WOODRIDGE – Woodridge School District 68 will conduct walk-in registration for new and returning students for the 2015-16 school year from 1 to 8 p.m. ...
    July 31, 2015 - 4:20 pm
  • Joliet's Warren Sharpe Community Center to head to Washington, D.C.

    JOLIET — After spending the summer growing their own community garden from the ground up, some children at the Warren-Sharpe Community Center in Jolie ...
    July 31, 2015 - 3:30 pm
  • Darien police: Aurora man arrested in connection with armed robberies in Darien, Naperville and Warrenville

    DARIEN – An Aurora man suspected of committing a series of armed robberies in the DuPage County area was arrested and charged July 29 in North Aurora ...
    July 31, 2015 - 2:58 pm
  • Ken-Loch development to have access to Lombard water

    LOMBARD – Lombard officials recently approved an agreement that would give a planned development in an unincorporated area near the village access to ...
    July 31, 2015 - 3:55 pm
  • Otto named D70 director of special services

    LIBERTYVILLE – Christian J. Otto joins Libertyville School District 70 this school year as director of special services, overseeing both the gifted pr ...
    July 31, 2015 - 2:01 pm
  • Joliet Junior College chairman May resigns for health reasons

    JOLIET – Joliet Junior College Board Chairman Jeff May has resigned for health reasons.May said Frid ...
    July 31, 2015 - 1:50 pm
  • Joliet Police seeking info on paintball shooter

    JOLIET – Police are seeking information connected with incidents in which two people were shot by paintballs on the west side of Joliet in recent days ...
    July 31, 2015 - 1:24 pm
  • Delays expected as paving starts in McHenry along Route 31, Bull Valley Road

    McHENRY – Drivers can expect delays along Route 31 and Bull Valley Road as paving starts, the engineering firm warns.
    July 31, 2015 - 1:10 pm
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