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  • McHenry County drone users waiting on government rules for commercial use

    Excited by the rapidly developing technology, Robert McClurg bought his first drone two years ago to experiment with operating the small unmanned airc ...
    March 27, 2015 - 4:59 pm
  • Business moves to new Villa Park location

    VILLA PARK – Because of SRT Outdoors’ success in Villa Park, the hunting and fishing retailer recently moved to a larger location in town.
    March 27, 2015 - 4:29 pm
  • Lombard looks at ways to redevelop old DuPage Theatre site

    LOMBARD – New apartments might be the best bet for the redevelopment of the old DuPage Theatre property in downtown Lombard, according to the initial ...
    March 29, 2015 - 6:40 am
  • Rauner visits Joliet, presses right-to-work zone agenda

    JOLIET — It wasn't long after Gov. Bruce Rauner stepped up to the microphone Friday in downtown Joliet that he started talking about his push to limit ...
    March 27, 2015 - 4:19 pm
  • Crystal Lake man gets prison for sexually abusing young relative

    WOODSTOCK – A Crystal Lake man who pleaded guilty to a sex crime was sentenced to 40 months in prison Friday.
    March 27, 2015 - 4:51 pm
  • Woodridge Village Board candidates talk town topics during forum

    WOODRIDGE – Woodridge Village Board candidates shared their take on village issues during the League of Women Voters of Downers Grove/Woodridge/Lisle' ...
    March 27, 2015 - 3:27 pm
  • D-200 candidates talk facilities, funding and community at forum

    WHEATON – During a forum Thursday, the five candidates running for Community Unit School District 200 Board of Education came together to discuss thei ...
    March 27, 2015 - 3:14 pm
  • Lisle man charged with robbing gas station

    LISLE – A Lisle man was charged with robbing the Oak Hill Shell gas station in early March, according to a Lisle Police Department news release.
    March 27, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Pick residents face tax hike if park districts merge

    ELMHURST – Residents of a subdivision in Elmhurst may soon see a steep increase in their annual park district tax bill.
    March 27, 2015 - 2:41 pm
  • Elmhurst firefighters respond to science classroom fire

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Fire Department responded Wednesday morning to a fire at Sandburg Middle School that was apparently caused by a chemical react ...
    March 28, 2015 - 6:47 am
  • Elmhurst police investigate suspicious person incident

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Police Department is investigating a report of a subject who approached a student walking home from school March 17, according ...
    March 27, 2015 - 2:23 pm
  • Police increase patrols at Joliet Armory as 'preventative measure'

    JOLIET – Police have stepped up patrols around the Joliet Armory as a "preventative measure," although Joliet Police Chief Brian Benton said he has no ...
    March 27, 2015 - 1:42 pm
  • Stretches of Tilden, Cossitt avenues in La Grange closed starting Monday for sewer televising

    LA GRANGE – The village of La Grange plans to close two roadways for sewer televising and repairs at the end of March.
    March 27, 2015 - 1:22 pm
  • Harvard police investigate wave of business burglaries

    HARVARD – Harvard police are encouraging business owners to secure their buildings in light of a rash of burglaries that have occurred since January.
    March 27, 2015 - 1:17 pm
  • Huntley husband accused of wife's beating murder appears in court

    WOODSTOCK – The Huntley man charged with first-degree murder in the beating death of his wife appeared in court Friday.
    March 27, 2015 - 3:53 pm
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