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  • Frankfort police, FBI nab bank robbery suspect

    FRANKFORT – Frankfort police said a joint investigation with the FBI led to the arrest of a New Lenox man who was a suspect in a robbery at U.S. Bank. ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 1:01 am
  • I-80 westbound reopens near Joliet after multi-vehicle crash

    Interstate 80 near Interstate 55 was closed Friday evening after a three-vehicle crash outside Joliet.
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 1:02 am
  • McHenry County College job fair draws a crowd

    CRYSTAL LAKE – It can be hard to find work, but McHenry County College sought to make it a little easier for students and residents Friday.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 11:19 pm
  • Larson: Challenging courses prepare teens for college, careers

    Equipping and preparing all students for their college and career experience is central to any high school's mission. Along with the student's grade-p ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 6:00 pm
  • Letter: Stormwater referendum promotes expanded government, homeowner complacency

    To the editor:Dear voters (and good consumers), if you are unaware of the upcoming [Downers Grove] S ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Crystal Lake couple drives around in the ‘Go Cubs Go’ car

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Russ and Helen Feign decorated their 1926 Ford Model T with Cubs-themed accessories to celebrate their favorite baseball team.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 11:20 pm
  • La Grange bookstore to host Berwyn native

    Berwyn native Paul Barile will read from and sign his novel, “My Brother’s Hands,” at 2 p.m. Oct. 23 at Anderson’s Bookshop, 26 S. La Grange Road, La ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Unsafe lead levels found in water of two Lemont Catholic schools

    LEMONT – Voluntary testing in 180 Archdiocese of Chicago Catholic schools recently revealed unsafe levels of lead in two Lemont schools, a diocesan re ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • La Grange Police Department: Gas leak on Cossitt Avenue being worked on

    LA GRANGE – The La Grange Police Department said a gas leak on Cossitt Avenue is being taken care of and is not expected to be a lingering problem.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 2:19 pm
  • Lyons Township showcases career, technical opportunities

    LA GRANGE – Members of the Association for Career and Technical Education and the Illinois Association for Career and Technical Education recently tou ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Police reports: Elmhurst for Oct. 21

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Elmhurst Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have n ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 1:32 pm
  • Wheaton youngster donates hair to support grandfather's cancer battle

    WHEATON – Wheaton youngster Taylor Koenig loves her grandfather more than her hair.Her grandfather i ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • Boo! at the Zoo offers spooky family fun

    BROOKFIELD – Animals thought to be scary and associated with Halloween – such as bats, scorpions, spiders, owls, snakes, wolves and ravens – will be h ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 10:00 am
  • Court orders Glen Ellyn School District 41 to turn over emails

    GLEN ELLYN – A DuPage County judge has ordered that Glen Ellyn School District 41 turn over emails sought by Glen Ellyn resident Jeff Cooper in a Free ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 10:12 pm
  • Will County police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments and the Will County Sheriff's Office. Individuals listed in P ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 6:50 pm
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