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  • Letter: Support the HEAL Act

    To the editor:The U.S. Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee recently recognized for the first time ...
    April 20, 2015 - 1:33 pm
  • Canine flu kills dog in McHenry County, 2 more infections suspected

    CRYSTAL LAKE – One dog in McHenry County has died from the canine flu and at least two others are suspected of having the virus, McHenry County Health ...
    April 20, 2015 - 1:01 pm
  • Joliet woman an asset on and off the court

    JOLIET – Darlene Kress had one goal for her tennis game: to make it to nationals.From March 14 to 17 ...
    April 18, 2015 - 9:42 pm
  • St. Charles Arts Council to campaign for downtown center

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Arts Council will introduce its campaign for a downtown center for arts and education at an event next month, according ...
    April 17, 2015 - 8:22 pm
  • Earth, Wind & Fire, REO Speedwagon to perform at RiverEdge Park this summer

    AURORA – Earth, Wind & Fire, Hall & Oates, REO Speedwagon, Meat Loaf and Smash Mouth are among the acts set to perform this summer at RiverEdge Park i ...
    April 16, 2015 - 10:54 pm
  • Family Workout

    Workouts have become a family affair this year for Debbie Bauer of St. Charles.Bauer used to exercis ...
    April 16, 2015 - 9:54 pm
  • Big plans for Radiant Raw Foods in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – As a former break dancer, St. Charles resident Deecee Chung said he knows the importance of fueling up properly before doing a routine.
    April 16, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Shakou Japanese restaurant in St. Charles opens tonight

    ST. CHARLES – Shakou, a modern Japanese restaurant and bar in downtown St. Charles, opens tonight.Th ...
    April 16, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • New technology detects hard-to-find cancers in dense breast tissue

    GENEVA – All breasts are not the same. Some 40 percent of women have what doctors call dense breast tissue, and an additional 10 percent have very den ...
    April 13, 2015 - 10:18 pm
  • Lombard to host Spring Community Blood Drive

    LOMBARD – Lombard residents will be able to save lives and earn scholarships at the Spring Community Blood Drive on Wednesday at two locations in town ...
    April 13, 2015 - 4:17 pm
  • Participants up to the challenge in Sunday's "The Amazing Race: St. Charles"

    ST. CHARLES – The time that Tracy Dockum spent working in an ice cream store came in handy Sunday as she competed in "The Amazing Race: St. Charles," ...
    April 12, 2015 - 6:52 pm
  • Stakeholders discuss Kane County’s health priorities

    GENEVA – Kane County, which was recently ranked the fifth healthiest county in the state, has 15 years to reach its goal of being the healthiest count ...
    April 10, 2015 - 9:49 pm
  • St. Charles Arbor Day celebration set for April 24

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Tree Commission invites community members all ages to an annual celebration of trees later this month, according to a ne ...
    April 9, 2015 - 8:56 pm
  • Kaneland arts fest welcomes ‘the circus’

    MAPLE PARK – A circus atmosphere is headed to the annual Kaneland Community Arts Festival, and the event’s executive director said that’s a great thin ...
    April 9, 2015 - 8:55 pm
  • Chicago choral group to present music from German Romantic age at Lewis University in Romeoville

    ROMEOVILLE – Music of any kind can be personal, but singing is particularly personal, said Andrew Lewis, artistic director with Bella Voce, a professi ...
    April 9, 2015 - 10:55 pm
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