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  • 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
  • DuPage County elections: One Democrat stays, one leaves ballot after challenge

    One local Democrat was recently kicked off the November ballot while another stood up to a challenge in front of the DuPage County Election Commission ...
    July 20, 2016 - 7:15 am
  • Diana Stonitsch remembered as 'Joliet's biggest cheerleader'

    JOLIET – Diana Stonitsch had tremendous pride in her family – her immediate family and her Joliet family.
    July 19, 2016 - 10:40 pm
  • New Elmhurst dental practice gives back to community

    ELMHURST – For Dr. Lena Halikias, dentistry goes far beyond a regular checkup and the occasional filling.
    July 19, 2016 - 1:30 pm
  • Documentary showcases bond between Wheaton twins

    WHEATON – For Wheaton twins Dylan and Liam Healey, love needs no words.While Dylan, 8, is autistic, ...
    July 19, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • Morris residents attend District 54 board meeting to voice support for principal

    MORRIS – A large crowd came Monday night to the Morris Elementary School District 54 board meeting, mostly to vocalize support for the district's prin ...
    July 19, 2016 - 12:05 pm
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