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  • Grant funding suspended for Spanish Community Center in Joliet

    JOLIET – Program reductions and layoffs are on the horizon at Joliet’s Spanish Community Center following news of Gov. Bruce Rauner’s recent suspensio ...
    April 18, 2015 - 9:55 pm
  • Joliet charity organization hosts telethon fundraiser

    JOLIET – Easter Seals Joliet Region ran telethons Saturday with the goal of raising $180,000 to continue serving families with disability services.
    April 18, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • Joliet names Telecommunicator of the Year

    JOLIET – “This job goes from 0 to 100 miles per hour like that,” Kyle Parker said while snapping his fingers. “A slow shift can turn into busy, consta ...
    April 18, 2015 - 9:50 pm
  • Will, Grundy schools enter agreements to share cost for services

    MANHATTAN – A small school district in Manhattan faced the great cost of replacing an aging bus fleet – until Lincoln-Way High School District 210 ste ...
    April 18, 2015 - 9:39 pm
  • Traffic accident leaves two dead

    BOLINGBROOK — A traffic crash near Interstate 55 in Bolingbrook on Saturday afternoon resulted in the deaths of a mother and her young son.
    April 18, 2015 - 8:19 pm
  • Body found in Des Plaines River in Joliet believe to be that of man who jumped

    JOLIET – The body found Saturday afternoon in the Des Plaines River is believed to be a man who jumped from the Cass Street Bridge on April 10.
    April 18, 2015 - 4:15 pm
  • Man killed by a vehicle in Crest Hill

    CREST HILL — A unidentified man was killed after being struck by a vehicle Saturday.The man was pron ...
    April 18, 2015 - 2:01 pm
  • Wheaton seeking volunteers for annual Prairie Path cleanup

    WHEATON – The environmental improvement commission is seeking volunteers to clean up the 16 miles of the Illinois Prairie Path that runs through Wheat ...
    April 18, 2015 - 10:28 am
  • Kitchen Tune-Up recognizes Downers Grove franchise

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Kitchen Tune-Up franchise was recognized at a recent conference, the franchise announced in a news release.
    April 18, 2015 - 10:30 am
  • Immanuel Lutheran Church to host fashion show

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Women's Service Guild of Immanuel Lutheran Church will host a Spring Tea and Vintage Fashion Show, the church announced in a news ...
    April 18, 2015 - 10:19 am
  • Civil rights activist speaks at Glen Ellyn library

    GLEN ELLYN – Thomas Armstrong speaks about his experience as a civil rights activist in Mississippi in the 1960s at "Freedom Rider: The Life of a Foot ...
    April 18, 2015 - 10:07 am
  • 4-H youth leader from Warrenville helps plan conference

    Illinois 4-H Youth Leadership Team member Marisa Zajac of Warrenville (center) takes part in the 2015 Illinois 4-H Junior Leadership Conference she he ...
    April 18, 2015 - 9:53 am
  • Westmont Chamber holds event at TheraCORE

    WESTMONT – The Westmont Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau hosts a Business After Hours event March 3 at TheraCORE Physical Therapy, which welcome ...
    April 18, 2015 - 9:49 am
  • La Grange is 8th safest community in state

    LA GRANGE – The village of La Grange can count itself as one of the top 10 safest locations in Illinois, according to the data research company ValueP ...
    April 18, 2015 - 6:30 am
  • Police Reports: La Grange, La Grange Park, Westchester and Western Springs for April 15

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from area police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not been ...
    April 18, 2015 - 5:30 am
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