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  • Funeral services set for Huntley Police Sgt. L.J. Marak who lost battle to cancer

    HUNTLEY – Visitation and funeral arrangements have been set for former Huntley Police Sgt. L.J. Marak, who lost his battle with cancer Tuesday.
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 12:31 am
  • Lemonade Brigade to hold fundraiser for McHenry girl who was trapped in hot car

    McHENRY – The Lemonade Brigade is holding a fundraiser Thursday to raise money for a McHenry-area child who climbed into a hot car in July and has bee ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • Harvard Diggins library to request voter approval for building maintenance

    HARVARD – Harvard Diggins Library plans to ask for voter approval of a referendum to shuffle tax money to pay for building maintenance and operations ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 12:30 am
  • Ex-Crystal Lake man gets 6 years in prison for drug-induced homicide charge

    WOODSTOCK – A former Crystal Lake man was sentenced to six years in prison after he admitted to delivering a fatal dose of heroin to a McHenry woman.
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 12:27 am
  • Ex-Prairie Grove police officer's on-duty DUI trial begins

    WOODSTOCK – A trial began this week for a former Prairie Grove police officer who was charged with DUI while on duty after he allegedly crashed his pa ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • High school football: Huntley's Justin Domingo didn't let Hodgkin's lymphoma slow him down

    HUNTLEY – Justin Domingo often missed more days than he attended at Huntley High School last winter, frequently staying home to sleep, or just be sick ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 12:07 am
  • Rialto board agrees to pay VenuWorks $1 per month in interim contract

    JOLIET – The Rialto Square Theatre board approved Wednesday an interim theater management agreement with VenuWorks, an Iowa-based company the board la ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 10:58 pm
  • Joliet Central, West to offer Homecoming fun for alumni

    JOLIET – Joliet Township High School District 204 is offering homecoming alumni events for both Central and West, according to a news release.
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 10:58 pm
  • Plainfield sites to collect food for Hunger Action Month

    PLAINFIELD – Plainfield will host a food drive, in cooperation with the Northern Illinois Food Bank, during National Hunger Action Month.
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 10:58 pm
  • Will, Grundy districts see record high ACT scores

    At least two Will County school districts and one in Grundy County scored above state average on the American College Testing exam.
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 10:51 pm
  • Emergency alert system will keep Minooka residents informed

    MINOOKA – Minooka trustees approved a contract Tuesday for an emergency notification system that will assure all residents are contracted with emergen ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 10:52 pm
  • Oswego woman involved in Seneca boating incident; dies in Joliet ER

    JOLIET – An Oswego woman died Wednesday in Joliet after a boating incident in Seneca.Linda M. Young, ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 8:28 pm
  • High school football: Riverside Brookfield looks to build off conference title, playoff run

    SENIOR SAYS Q&A RIVERSIDE – Filip Sofeski is the equivalent to a Swiss Army Knife – succeeding in e ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 7:52 pm
  • Minooka union bus drivers, aides indicate legal action against school districts

    MINOOKA — Teamsters Local 179 met with Minooka school district officials Wednesday but it appears the union may take legal action against the area's d ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 7:24 pm
  • Q&A: Acclaimed trumpet player Marquis Hill coming to McAninch Arts Center

    Chicago native Marquis Hill was thrust into the spotlight after winning the prestigious Thelonious Monk International Jazz Trumpet Competition in 2014 ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 7:27 am
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