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  • Woodstock Farmers Market receives funding from Link Up Illinois

    WOODSTOCK – The Woodstock Farmers Market announced it has been awarded funding from Link Up Illinois to start a double coupon program for Link custome ...
    June 30, 2016 - 12:30 am
  • Affordable housing complex celebrates opening in Lake in the Hills

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Villas of Lake in the Hills celebrated its opening Wednesday with 60 new, affordable housing units.
    June 30, 2016 - 12:25 am
  • Spring Grove-area man charged with aggravated DUI free on bond

    WOODSTOCK – A Spring Grove-area man accused of driving under the influence in a weekend crash that killed his passenger is out on bond, according to c ...
    June 30, 2016 - 12:26 am
  • McHenry County College approves science lab expansion

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The McHenry County College Board of Trustees has approved the construction of additional space for science classes and labs.
    June 30, 2016 - 12:24 am
  • Marengo City Council appoints new interim police chief

    MARENGO – The city of Marengo will have an interim police chief after Chief Joseph Hallman leaves for a new job at the end of the month.
    June 30, 2016 - 12:19 am
  • McHenry gun shop to raffle off AR-15 rifle to benefit Orlando shooting victims

    McHENRY – A McHenry gun shop announced plans Wednesday to raffle off an AR-15 rifle to raise money for the victims of the June 12 nightclub shooting i ...
    June 30, 2016 - 12:12 am
  • AMVETS 29th annual picnic gives veterans a chance to get out and have fun

    FOX RIVER GROVE – About 500 hospitalized veterans came out Wednesday for the 29th annual AMVETS picnic, hosted by the Cary-Grove AMVETS Pearl Harbor M ...
    June 30, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • John Kontos started Town & Country Lanes in Joliet

    JOLIET – John Kontos was a business pioneer on West Jefferson Street, opening the Town & Country Lanes bowling center with a group of business partner ...
    June 29, 2016 - 10:43 pm
  • MetroNet coming to Romeoville

    ROMEOVILLE – Village officials are welcoming an extensive fiber-optic network installation by MetroNet – a cable television, internet and phone servic ...
    June 29, 2016 - 10:39 pm
  • Channahon District 17 approves tentative 2017 budget

    CHANNAHON – The Channahon School District 17 board approved Tuesday its fiscal 2017 tentative budget, which will be displayed for public inspection th ...
    June 29, 2016 - 10:39 pm
  • Minooka officials: Karate program can stay in village facility

    MINOOKA – Despite the fact that a youth organization charges a fee for its program, Minooka trustees agreed to allow it to continue using the village’ ...
    June 29, 2016 - 10:38 pm
  • The year with no budget: Will County area officials reflect

    JOLIET – Cornerstone Services CEO Ben Stortz got an email Tuesday from the state seeking to initiate another year of mental health services provided b ...
    June 29, 2016 - 10:37 pm
  • Shorewood officials clarify ash tree plans

    SHOREWOOD – Shorewood residents have contacted the village to ask if it treats trees on public aprons if they can be spared, which was not the plan pu ...
    June 29, 2016 - 10:38 pm
  • U.S. Secret Service investigating Minooka identity theft spree

    MINOOKA – Contrary to rumors, the Minooka Police Department has not arrested anyone in connection with a recent string of identity thefts, Police Chie ...
    June 29, 2016 - 6:44 pm
  • First Midwest to acquire Standard Bank

    HICKORY HILLS – First Midwest Bancorp Inc., the parent company of First Midwest Bank, announced Wednesday it will acquire Standard Bancshares Inc., th ...
    June 29, 2016 - 6:46 pm
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