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  • High school football: Hinsdale South falls in back-and-forth semifinal clash

    HINSDALE – Hinsdale South ended up on the wrong end of a wild Class 6A state semifinal Nov. 21. Fac ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 1:00 pm
  • Bong sparked argument that led to Crystal Lake kitten's death, hearing reveals

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge denied a bond reduction and ordered a psychological evaluation for a Crystal Lake man accused of squeezing to death ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 3:35 pm
  • Sunset Club subdivision annexed into Minooka

    MINOOKA — Residents of the Sunset Club subdivision in unincorporated Grundy County will now be able to call Minooka home with the passage of a long-aw ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 12:14 pm
  • McHenry County libraries adapt to demand for e-books, audio books

    With the holidays approaching, the Huntley Area Public Library is gearing up for what’s become an annual tradition: a rush of patrons seeking material ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 12:12 pm
  • High school football: IC Catholic football season ends in semifinals

    ELMHURST – Although the winning streak and season ended in the 3A semifinals, IC Catholic football coach Bill Krefft did not hesitate to call this yea ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 12:00 pm
  • Wilmington police: Drunk driver had infant in backseat

    WILMINGTON – Police said a 31-year-old woman was drunk Sunday afternoon when she drove her car through a yard while her 7-month-old daughter was in th ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 11:23 am
  • Police reports: Downers Grove for Nov. 25

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Downers Grove Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime h ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 11:36 am
  • Critic’s Choice: ‘Marjorie Prime’ compelling, unforgettable in Glencoe

    GLENCOE – Can a slick robot, no matter how well programmed, step in to fill the gap of a deceased loved one? And how does memory fit in the equation?
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 9:33 am
  • Lake Villa woman picks up doodling full-time, launches business

    Lake Villa resident Pauline Server never thought she would be so busy in her senior years.As founder ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 9:33 am
  • DuPage County Board keeps property tax flat despite sheriff protests

    Concluding a months-long public and bitter fight between most of the DuPage County Board and sheriff, the board passed its final budget with no proper ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 12:08 pm
  • Face Time with Kathy Westman

    Blackberry Township resident Kathy Westman was perusing the art at Beech Tree Studio in Geneva when she answered 13 questions for the Kane County Chro ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • St. Charles business offers free toys to needy families

    ST. CHARLES – Last year, Rob Anderson decided to use his St. Charles business to help needy families with free toys for their children. 
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 10:03 pm
  • Liquor license violations lead to fines in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – Two St. Charles liquor license holders have been fined for violations incurred in October, according to a city news release issued Tuesd ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 9:59 pm
  • Batavia Chamber seeks Citizen of the Year nominations

    BATAVIA – The Batavia Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for its 2015 Citizen of the Year honor.
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 10:00 pm
  • Shodeen seeks input on proposal for the St. Charles Mall site

    ST. CHARLES – Shodeen is again seeking feedback on its plans for the former St. Charles Mall site.Th ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 9:58 pm
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