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  • Attorney general: Joliet tax preparers filed phony returns

    JOLIET – A Joliet accounting business allegedly filed phony tax returns and bilked the state of more than $400,000, authorities said.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 4:48 pm
  • Rauner announces plan for private-public partnership for I-55 widening

    Gov. Bruce Rauner announced Thursday a plan to add managed lanes to Interstate 55 through a private-public partnership.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 3:57 pm
  • Toxicology reports: Will County 2015 heroin deaths match 2012's record-breaking tally

    JOLIET — The last toxicology reports of 2015 confirmed this week the year's 53rd heroin overdose death in Will County — matching the 2012 record-break ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 3:41 pm
  • Rise and Shine Cafe opens in DuPage County Community Center

    A new cafe at the DuPage County Community Center is letting those struggling with mental illness find self-confidence and build skills.
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 10:11 pm
  • Staffing changes in works at Woodstock School District 200 after retirements, promotion

    WOODSTOCK – There are a number of administrative staffing changes in the works for Woodstock School District 200.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 7:58 pm
  • Regional exhibit to show Hinsdale Central's winning art

    HINSDALE – Hinsdale Central High School congratulates the art students whose works appeared in the 2016 Scholastic Art competition as part of the Scho ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Woodstock approves liquor license for Lucky Bernie's sandwich shop

    WOODSTOCK – Lucky Bernie’s sandwich shop, set to open in May, received approval from the city for a Class A-6 liquor license.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 2:36 pm
  • Vex Robotics Team team wins regional

    Homeschool students on Vex Robotics Team 6259 – Tyrannosaurus Vex – earned the title of tournament champions at a local competition in mid-January, al ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Bond set at $1 million for Joliet man charged in January shooting

    JOLIET – Joliet police made two arrests Tuesday in relation to a Jan. 17. shooting.Darius G. Kane, 2 ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 1:55 pm
  • Wauconda man charged with 3 misdemeanors after 5-hour police standoff

    WAUCONDA – The 26-year-old Wauconda man who sparked a five-hour standoff with police Wednesday faces three misdemeanor charges, police said.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 1:43 pm
  • Ex-Prairie Grove cop indicted on official misconduct for on-duty DUI crash

    WOODSTOCK – The former Prairie Grove police officer accused of crashing his patrol SUV into a pole while drunk on duty has been charged with official ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Police Reports: Glen Ellyn for Feb. 4

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Glen Ellyn Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 1:11 pm
  • Huntley High School student removed from school after threat overheard

    HUNTLEY – A Huntley High School student was removed from school Thursday after a conversation involving a student threatening to bring a weapon to sch ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 5:36 pm
  • Longtime Berwyn resident's family looks back on 100 years

    BERWYN – Lillian Hajek had a simple goal: to live to turn 100 years old. And in December 2015, the former 80-year Berwyn resident reached that milesto ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 9:18 am
  • Marengo-area crash sends 2 women to hospital

    MARENGO – Two women were transported to a Rockford hospital with minor injuries after a rear-end collision Thursday outside Marengo, a fire official s ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 1:02 pm
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