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  • Woodstock, Algonquin officials preparing for Office Depot, OfficeMax closings

    WOODSTOCK – City officials are working with property owners to market an Office Depot building, as the large office supply chain starts a final closeo ...
    April 16, 2015 - 5:19 pm
  • Riverside man charged after attempting to steal taps at Irish Times

    BROOKFIELD – A Riverside man was charged at 2:27 a.m. March 4 with resisting and obstructing an officer following an altercation in the 3800 block of ...
    April 16, 2015 - 4:44 pm
  • History finds home in Berwyn storefront

    BERWYN – A former corner grocery store is as good as any place to archive the history of a community. In the case of Berwyn, where working people once ...
    April 16, 2015 - 4:43 pm
  • Lemont Township schedules cleanup day, Earth Day event

    LEMONT – With Earth Day coming up, the Lemont Township has a handful of nature events planned for this weekend and next week.
    April 16, 2015 - 4:34 pm
  • Lemont Park District to discuss Northview Park plan

    LEMONT – Lemont residents can learn more about the future of Northview Park on McCarthy Road during a meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Lemont Park ...
    April 16, 2015 - 4:32 pm
  • Volunteers needed for St. Al’s, St. Pat’s playground restoration

    LEMONT – Community members can help build the new playground at St. Alphonsus/St. Patrick School, 20W145 Davey Road, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday an ...
    April 16, 2015 - 4:30 pm
  • Ascolani joining more stable D-113A board

    LEMONT – Perhaps nothing better demonstrates the changed dynamic of the Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A Board of Education than the fac ...
    April 16, 2015 - 4:29 pm
  • Lakewood approves annual budget with 2 percent salary increases

    LAKEWOOD – The budget approved unanimously by the Lakewood Village Board on Tuesday evening includes a 2 percent increase in salaries, added hours for ...
    April 16, 2015 - 5:04 pm
  • Snapshot: Roskam rocks the schoolhouse at Madison

    U.S. Rep. Peter Roskam, R-Ill., drops by Madison Elementary School on April 9 to talk with students and explain how a bill becomes a law. Roskam gave ...
    April 16, 2015 - 4:18 pm
  • MCCD programs include hikes, canoeing, nature activities

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Lessons on plants, playtime for little ones and a hike are among some upcoming programs offered by the McHenry County Conservation Dist ...
    April 16, 2015 - 4:09 pm
  • 40 years for Lake in the Hills man's 'systematic' sex abuse

    WOODSTOCK – A Lake in the Hills man will spend the next three decades behind bars under a sentence issued Thursday for what a prosecutor described as ...
    April 16, 2015 - 4:06 pm
  • Man gets 15 years for armed violence

    JOLIET – A man was sentenced Thursday to 15 years in prison for holding his disabled daughter and former girlfriend hostage at his Frankfort Township ...
    April 16, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Route 176 to be reduced to one lane in each direction in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Traffic along Route 176 will be reduced to one lane in each direction starting as soon as Monday, the Illinois Department of Transporta ...
    April 16, 2015 - 3:55 pm
  • Earth Day celebration planned in Crystal Lake for Saturday

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Children’s crafts, games, puppet shows and hikes are part of an Earth Day celebration put on by the McHenry County Conservation Distric ...
    April 16, 2015 - 3:53 pm
  • Pritz, 78, was a pharmacist and visionary

    JOLIET – Ken Pritz, 78, was a pharmacist called "the Walt Disney of Joliet" by his family because of his vision on projects, including the Jacob Henry ...
    April 16, 2015 - 3:44 pm
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