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  • Joliet Junior College students receive CITGO scholarships

    JOLIET – Two Joliet Junior College students are the first recipients of a scholarship endowment thanks to CITGO Lemont Refinery.
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:46 pm
  • People seek answers on Joliet's role in immigration enforcement

    JOLIET – Several hundred people on Wednesday packed a church hall with dozens of questions about the potential impact of new federal immigration polic ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:44 pm
  • Nelson Mandela's grandson speaks to Crystal Lake-based School District 155 students

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Whether Nelson Mandela was talking to famous people from around the world or people who cleaned his home, he would treat each person th ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 9:19 pm
  • Man found dead in apparent suicide in Joliet Jewel-Osco parking lot

    JOLIET – A man who is believed to have shot himself was found dead Wednesday morning in a car in the parking lot at the Jewel-Osco near Larkin Avenue ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 9:06 pm
  • Bottle & Bottega owners balance family, work

    LA GRANGE – Paul and Meg LeFaivre always knew they wanted to own their own business.Both came from e ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 9:00 pm
  • La Grange restaurants, nonprofits partner for #LaGrangeGives

    LA GRANGE – La Grange restaurants are teaming up to give their customers the chance to dine out for a good cause.
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 7:00 pm
  • Sentencing underway for truck driver in I-55 crash that killed 5

    JOLIET – Sentencing proceedings began Wednesday for an Indiana truck driver who fell asleep at the wheel and killed five people in a 2014 crash on Int ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 6:42 pm
  • MC Sports begins liquidation

    JOLIET  – MC Sports, which has a store in the Louis Joliet Mall, plans to begin liquidation sales at all stores.
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 5:37 pm
  • Monee man gets 7 years in DUI crash that killed Mokena couple

    JOLIET – A Monee man was sentenced Wednesday to spend seven years in prison for a 2013 DUI crash that killed an elderly Mokena couple.
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 5:11 pm
  • Elmhurst Memorial Hospital Foundation to host Chef Fest

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Memorial Hospital Foundation will host the 17th annual Chef Fest on Feb. 16 at Drury Lane Theatre & Conference Center, 100 Dru ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 5:00 pm
  • Police Reports: Berwyn and La Grange Park for Feb. 15

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 4:25 pm
  • Quigley: U.S. economy – More good than bad

    While America’s economy, or gross domestic product, grew at only 1.9 percent in 2016 versus the 3 percent standard, 2.3 million new jobs were created ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:03 am
  • Efforts continue to preserve historic Wheaton mansion

    WHEATON – Residents continue to voice concerns about a plan to raze the buildings on the Loretto Convent property at 1600 Somerset Lane to make way fo ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 1:34 pm
  • Glen Ellyn trustees approve Panera Bread plans

    GLEN ELLYN – Two office buildings along Roosevelt Road in Glen Ellyn will be razed for a Panera Bread restaurant and other development.
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 12:14 pm
  • Now-closed Lombard daycare at center of Elmhurst child death suit

    A now shuttered Lombard day care center and one its owners are facing a lawsuit after a three-month-old girl died at the facility last November.
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 8:39 am