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  • Plainfield board considers surveys for downtown parking, roadways

    PLAINFIELD – The Plainfield Village Board on Monday evening discussed an ongoing issue for residents, business owners and visitors alike – parking.
    July 26, 2016 - 10:28 pm
  • Planned New Lenox retail center with Fleckenstein's, Durbin's moves forward

    NEW LENOX – New Lenox’s plans to revitalize the northeast corner of Route 30 and Cedar Road took several steps forward during a village board meeting ...
    July 26, 2016 - 10:29 pm
  • Unused Joliet-owned gym needs a new roof

    JOLIET – Joliet owns a gym – a little-known fact that came back to light when the city manager said it needs a new roof.
    July 26, 2016 - 10:28 pm
  • JJC trustees see new initiatives of strategic enrollment plan

    JOLIET – Joliet Junior College officials showed board trustees at Tuesday’s meeting how they were trying to increase student enrollment and retention ...
    July 26, 2016 - 10:27 pm
  • Downers Grove police investigating Ron Sandack case

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove police have confirmed there is a current investigation in which former Ill. State Rep. Ron Sandack is a potential victim ...
    July 27, 2016 - 7:16 am
  • La Grange businesses to celebrate Harry Potter release

    LA GRANGE – More than 20 La Grange businesses are joining with Anderson's Bookshop for a village-wide launch party of the much-anticipated "Harry Pott ...
    July 27, 2016 - 7:21 am
  • Amazon to open fulfillment center in Romeoville

    ROMEOVILLE – Amazon announced Tuesday it will open a third fulfillment center in Will County.The com ...
    July 26, 2016 - 6:00 pm
  • Police: Wilmington woman stole more than $100,000 from car dealership

    WILMINGTON — A Wilmington woman was arrested by police on a charge of stealing more than $100,000 from a car dealership. 
    July 26, 2016 - 5:32 pm
  • Will County claims fraud against teen driver who killed 2 in Grundy County crash

    MORRIS – The investigation into a vehicle-bicycle collision that left two Morris residents dead is ongoing, according to Grundy County officials, but ...
    July 26, 2016 - 5:13 pm
  • Downers Grove developer at odds with park, school districts

    DOWNERS GROVE – A major downtown housing project may get financial relief from what its developers view as burdensome and sudden fees due to the neigh ...
    July 26, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Grace Lutheran Church in Glen Ellyn holds special summer services

    GLEN ELLYN – Grace Lutheran Church, 493 Forest Ave., Glen Ellyn, is offering two opportunities to worship each week this summer.
    July 26, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • Wheaton-Warrenville District 200 forms new alumni association

    WHEATON – Wheaton-Warrenville Community Unit School District 200 and the Student Excellence Foundation have formed the Wheaton Warrenville Alumni Asso ...
    July 27, 2016 - 7:20 am
  • Lemont native volunteers at senior center in Ecuador

    LEMONT – After spending more than three weeks in Ecuador this summer, Lemont native and Illinois State University student Molly Finnelly, 21, has a di ...
    July 28, 2016 - 2:57 pm
  • Elmhurst Public Library hosting Comic Con event

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst Public Library will transform into the mothership for all things fan, fantasy, fiction, books, TV and movies from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m ...
    July 26, 2016 - 11:32 am
  • Huntley library, School District 158 to host kids' science event

    HUNTLEY – The Huntley Area Public Library District in cooperation with Consolidated School District 158 is bringing a free hands-on science experience ...
    July 26, 2016 - 12:32 am
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