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  • Channahon board amends budget due to spending less than anticipated

    CHANNAHON – The Channahon Village Board on Monday amended the village’s 2015-16 budget.One change wa ...
    July 19, 2016 - 10:48 pm
  • Crest Hill council approves TIF policy

    CREST HILL – Officials took a step toward making Crest Hill more development-friendly at a City Council meeting Monday, when members voted to adopt a ...
    July 19, 2016 - 10:47 pm
  • Joliet D-204 students to benefit from state exam changes

    JOLIET – The Joliet High School District 204 superintendent said students will be at a great advantage with the change in statewide exams this school ...
    July 19, 2016 - 10:46 pm
  • Plainfield board votes to reject bids on bike trail project

    PLAINFIELD – The Plainfield Village Board discussed a series of public works measures Monday evening.
    July 19, 2016 - 10:47 pm
  • Joliet council mulls buying the Rialto

    JOLIET – The City Council on Tuesday entertained the idea of buying the Rialto Square Theatre – a possibility that the Rialto apparently is not welcom ...
    July 19, 2016 - 10:44 pm
  • Joliet council faces dilemma: used cars or used blood?

    JOLIET – Century Tile is threatening to sell its empty Joliet store to a business that buys blood and plasma from donors.
    July 19, 2016 - 10:44 pm
  • Weather experts predict extreme heat this week in Will, Grundy counties

    JOLIET – Excessive heat is expected to hit Will and Grundy counties – and the rest of the Chicago region – Thursday and Friday.
    July 19, 2016 - 10:39 pm
  • Fastsigns of Downers Grove opened by local couple

    DOWNERS GROVE – A local couple has opened a Downers Grove branch of the sign and visual graphics business, Fastsigns, according to a news release from ...
    July 19, 2016 - 8:08 pm
  • 1 injured in I-80 crash between Frankfort and New Lenox

    One person suffered minor injuries in a two-car crash Tuesday afternoon in the Lincoln-Way area.The ...
    July 19, 2016 - 7:50 pm
  • Prosecutor: Additional witnesses saw Double J Hug punch in Joliet

    JOLIET – A special prosecutor expects to determine by next month whether a man will face charges for allegedly hitting a Joliet City Council member at ...
    July 19, 2016 - 6:47 pm
  • McHenry County police team up with Texas Roadhouse in Crystal Lake for benefit lunch

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Texas Roadhouse in Crystal Lake will be hosting the sixth annual benefit lunch for Special Olympics Illinois on Friday.
    July 25, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Natives Haven nursery in Harvard 'like you're in somebody's garden'

    HARVARD – Sitting atop 6.25 acres, the newly opened nursery Natives Haven offers its visitors a scenic alternative to traditional flower shopping.
    July 19, 2016 - 8:38 pm
  • Woodstock police looking for police officer candidates to add to eligibility list

    WOODSTOCK – The city of Woodstock is looking for candidates interested in joining the Woodstock Police Department.
    July 19, 2016 - 5:40 pm
  • Cary-based Wendy’s holds Get Together Fundraiser for adults with special needs

    CARY – The Wendy’s in Cary is raising money Thursday for McHenry County Adults Program, a non-profit organization that helps young adults in the count ...
    July 19, 2016 - 4:17 pm
  • Smothers Realty Group celebrates 20 years in La Grange

    LA GRANGE – Smothers Realty Group celebrated its 20th anniversary in La Grange with a group photo.Th ...
    July 21, 2016 - 7:08 am
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