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  • Plainfield D-202 board approves school fees

    PLAINFIELD – The Plainfield School District 202 board approved the fees for next school year that included increases in the early childhood special ed ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 10:37 pm
  • Joliet area tax preparers give advice as the new season for filing begins

    JOLIET – Tax season began Monday and a new federal law this year means refunds on tax returns for certain credits will be held longer to prevent fraud ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 10:36 pm
  • Glen Ellyn environmental group to host world language film festival

    GLEN ELLYN – The environmental group SCARCE doesn't want language to be a barrier to educating people about how important it is to preserve Earth's na ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 8:00 pm
  • Re-elected Will County Board member may take county job

    JOLIET – A recently re-elected Will County Board member is slated to become the board's chief of staff, a hire that is raising some eyebrows.
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 7:29 pm
  • Osterberger named to Rialto Square Theatre board

    JOLIET – Local attorney Thomas Osterberger has been named to the Rialto Square Theatre board.Gov. Br ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 7:12 pm
  • Advocates urge Roskam to accept science, act on climate change

    WEST CHICAGO – About 250 people packed a meeting room Jan. 23 at the DuPage Airport, just down the hall from the district office of U.S. Rep. Peter Ro ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 7:06 pm
  • VenuWorks seeks 5-year deal with Joliet's Rialto Square Theatre

    JOLIET – VenuWorks is proposing a five-year contract to remain the management company at the Rialto Square Theatre.
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 5:46 pm
  • Police: Chicago man stole teachers' credit cards at Romeoville schools

    ROMEOVILLE – Police say a Chicago man slipped into Romeoville grade schools to steal teachers' credit cards.
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 5:38 pm
  • Downers Grove's Cellar Door continues to stress fine wine selection, relaxed atmosphere

    DOWNERS GROVE – For more than a decade, Cellar Door has been a fixture of downtown Downers Grove.The ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 5:30 pm
  • Wheaton police charge Schaumburg woman with identity theft

    WHEATON – A Schaumburg woman has been charged with identity theft by the Wheaton Police Department.K ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 5:27 pm
  • Police: Teen charged after drug deal turned armed robbery at Joliet Central

    JOLIET – A 15-year-old boy tried to rob another teen with a BB gun Monday at Joliet Central High School, according to police.
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 4:44 pm
  • Huntley recognized for renovating historic downtown house

    HUNTLEY – The Village of Huntley has been recognized for its work on a historic house at Route 47 and Main Street. 
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 3:55 pm
  • Glen Ellyn man charged in DUI crash that severely injured motorist

    A Glen Ellyn man has been charged in a hit-and-run crash in Villa Park that severely injured another motorist Jan. 22.
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 3:51 pm
  • Crystal Lake lawyer faces aggravated battery to an officer, gun, DUI charges

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Crystal Lake lawyer faces DUI and battery charges after authorities said he drove under the influence of alcohol and shoved and injur ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 12:16 am
  • Police: Joliet man had stolen gun, marijuana in van

    JOLIET – Police found a stolen handgun Saturday after officers were called to a suspicious van in the 900 block of Campbell Street in Joliet.
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 2:05 pm
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