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  • Glen Ellyn Public Library's holds fourth annual STEAM Fair: 6 photos

    The Glen Ellyn Public Library's held its fourth annual STEAM Fair on Saturday. The event featured activities in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts ...
    March 20, 2017 - 3:22 pm
  • Ogden Avenue School teacher receives Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching: 5 photos

    Cara Spitzner, a fourth-grade teacher at Ogden Avenue School in La Grange, was presented with a 2017 Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching. Sp ...
    March 23, 2017 - 12:05 am
  • Berwyn Tech Entrepreneurship Center readies to support small businesses

    BERWYN – The Berwyn Tech Entrepreneurship Center celebrated its opening in February with the help of officials from the city of Berwyn and Berwyn Deve ...
    March 20, 2017 - 2:00 pm
  • Letter: In response to 'Time to face constituents'

    To the editor:It is becoming tiresome to read Walt Zlotow's continued complaints about Congressman R ...
    March 20, 2017 - 1:00 pm
  • Letter: Endorsements for District 200 race

    To the editor:I am writing to support four candidates for the Community Unit School District 200 sch ...
    March 20, 2017 - 12:00 pm
  • Francesca’s Bellezza in La Grange offers filling food to warm up winter diners

    LA GRANGE – As I was toying with what restaurant to try on my Mystery Diner visit, it didn’t take long to realize only Italian would do because frankl ...
    March 20, 2017 - 11:16 am
  • Elmhurst Park District mulling future direction after completing Vision 2020 community survey

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Park District could be putting more of an emphasis on adult programs as it looks to revamp its services and facilities.
    March 23, 2017 - 12:19 am
  • Joliet tour explores future winery site

    JOLIET – Joliet residents were given a tour of “The Castle” and a nearby excavated site that soon will be home to a winery. 
    March 19, 2017 - 10:47 pm
  • Lincoln-Way school district hires new business manager

    NEW LENOX – Lincoln-Way School District 210 officials have hired a new business manager they say will provide “checks and balances” for the district.
    March 19, 2017 - 10:47 pm
  • McHenry County College offering home buying, selling courses this fall

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College is hosting classes on home buying, selling, estate planning and health care in retirement to help people make in ...
    March 18, 2017 - 11:31 pm
  • Crystal Lake-based District 155 Education Association hosting 'Meet the Candidates Night'

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The District 155 Education Association, an employee union, is inviting the public to attend a “Meet the Candidates Night” on Monday whe ...
    March 18, 2017 - 11:34 pm
  • U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren accepting internship applications

    MCHENRY – U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Plano, announced he is accepting applications for summer 2017 internships in his Washington, D.C., Campton Hills ...
    March 18, 2017 - 11:31 pm
  • McHenry County families gather for fort-building contest in Algonquin

    ALGONQUIN – It started with a rhyme and snowballed from there.Crystal Lake Park District hosted its ...
    March 18, 2017 - 11:27 pm
  • Jack Franks wants McHenry County to reduce property tax levy by 10 percent

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County Board Chairman Jack Franks wants a committee to work with county officials to trim at least $7.93 million from the 2018 pro ...
    March 18, 2017 - 11:12 pm
  • Cary Mayor Mark Kownick, Trustee Jim Cosler to face off in mayoral race

    CARY – While incumbent Cary Mayor Mark Kownick said he’s succeeded in making the village a destination, challenger Cary Trustee Jim Cosler said he doe ...
    March 18, 2017 - 11:08 pm