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  • Woodstock film producers hold first showing of movie honoring late son

    WOODSTOCK – About 300 people came through the doors of Classic Cinemas Woodstock Theatre on Wednesday night to see a private premier of “Thrill Ride.”
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • Jacobs celebrates grad Evan Jager's Olympic steeplechase silver medal

    ALGONQUIN – Kevin Christian felt a little spent by 11 a.m. Wednesday, almost as if he had run the 3,000-meter steeplechase along with Evan Jager.
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 11:30 pm
  • Romeoville to open new firehouse within 2 weeks

    ROMEOVILLE – Out with the old, in with the new.The Romeoville Fire Department will move in by Septem ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 10:35 pm
  • Channahon mayor elected to board of Will County Children’s Advocacy Center

    JOLIET – Channahon Mayor Missey Moorman Schumacher has been elected to the Will County Children’s Advocacy Center’s Board of Directors.
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 10:33 pm
  • Joliet D-204 board receives strategic plan update

    JOLIET – Joliet District 204’s superintendent recently shared with the board an update on actions officials have taken on a wide-spanning strategic pl ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 10:32 pm
  • Plainfield trustees oppose proposed feasibility studies

    PLAINFIELD – Plainfield village trustees were not supportive last week of two proposed studies, one aimed at predicting the village’s future housing d ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 10:32 pm
  • Joliet Rotary to give $25,000 in raffle proceeds to Rialto for marquee

    JOLIET – The Rotary Club of Joliet plans to donate $25,000 from proceeds of its annual raffle to the Rialto Square Theatre for a future marquee.
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 10:31 pm
  • Joliet students start their first day of school

    JOLIET – A whole family came to Carl Sandburg Elementary School to see their kindergarten student begin the first day of school.
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 10:30 pm
  • DuPage County Sheriff's Office: Baby left in backpack near Wheaton was female

    WHEATON – The DuPage County Sheriff's Office on Aug. 17 released new details in the death investigation of a newborn found Aug. 15 in a backpack near ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 6:54 am
  • Police reports: Westmont for Aug. 17

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Westmont Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have n ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Glen Ellyn Dentistry moving to new location

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn Dentistry has been given the green light to renovate a vacant building at 462 Prospect Ave. for its future offices.
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Police: Joliet men ticketed after dumping concrete slabs on roadway in Lily Lake

    LILY LAKE – A transportation official uttered amazement that a Lily Lake road didn’t cave in when a crew excavating a driveway dumped 28 tons of concr ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 4:10 pm
  • West Suburban Chamber welcomes new La Grange-area teachers: 5 photos

    The West Suburban Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosted its 51st annual New Teachers and Administration Welcome Breakfast on Aug. 16 at Capri Banque ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 6:56 am
  • Chicago man leads police on chase in Plainfield and Joliet

    PLAINFIELD – Police say a fuel thief led officers on a car chase and foot chase Tuesday night.At 7:0 ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 3:44 pm
  • Downers Grove Walgreen's installs medication disposal kiosk

    DOWNERS GROVE – A Walgreen's on Ogden Avenue in Downers Grove is one of four in DuPage County to hold a new medication disposal kiosk, according to a ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 2:30 pm
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