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  • Slice of Life: What it's like to be a volunteer at the Fox Valley Wildlife Center

    ELBURN – Amanda Tate gently held the baby gold finch as she squirted an electrolyte into its mouth with a syringe.
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:55 pm
  • State grant to help fund Elmhurst College Simulation Center

    ELMHURST – A $1.5 million state grant will help finance the Elmhurst College Simulation Center at Elmhurst Memorial Hospital.
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 9:24 am
  • Step into pl8 for an eclectic date

    BARRINGTON – Pl8 is a break away from the average strip mall restaurant on a weekday evening. Although outdoor seating is available, pl8's atmosphere ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 7:27 am
  • The Planit 5: Up, up and away

    Our top picks for Lake CountyCOLOR ALOFT BALLOON FESTIVALWHERE: Central Park, 250 Library Lane, Gray ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 7:20 am
  • Little Lake County: End summer with a bang

    August’s arrival means the countdown for many parents begins in earnest, school is starting and soon! Before you let your excitement for a return to r ...
    Aug. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Lincoln-Way Central High School graduating seniors starting new chapter in lives

    NEW LENOX – The Lincoln-Way Central High school Class of 2014 graduation was a joyous event for the 476 seniors as they received their diplomas as par ...
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 9:50 am
  • JTHS Honors 2014 Summa Cum Laude Graduates

    JOLIET – On May 30, the following Joliet Township High School congratulates the following seniors graduated Summa Cum Laude on May 30, 2014.  Senior s ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 6:18 pm
  • Lincoln-Way East High School graduates embarking on new life

    NEW LENOX ­ The Lincoln-Way East High School Class of 2014 is ready to embark on a new phase of life after participating in a commencement exercise Th ...
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 9:25 am
  • Lincoln-Way North High School Class of 2014 ready to move on

    NEW LENOX – On June 3, the Lincoln-Way North High School Class of 2014 was led onto the field by Valedictorian Jack Quirk and Salutatorian Calvin Duon ...
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 9:22 am
  • Lincoln-Way West High School Class of 2014 embarks on new life

    NEW LENOX ­ On June 4, the Class of 2014 of Lincoln-Way West High School was led into the gym by Valedictorian Richard A. Puig III and Salutatorian Ha ...
    Aug. 16, 2014 - 9:21 am
  • Lombard resident with rare disease to lead bone marrow drive Sunday

    LOMBARD – Developing a rare disease has inspired a Lombard resident to lead her own bone marrow drive Sunday.
    Aug. 17, 2014 - 8:21 am
  • Lake Michigan salmon, where have you gone?

    Bob Rossa, a Lake Michigan authority, recently wrote me an email, and it was staggering.“Most of our ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 7:57 am
  • Minooka girl delays college for missionary work

    MINOOKA – Brother, can you spare some dimes, enough to total $2,150?If Courtney Peterson, 18, of Min ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 10:26 pm
  • Elmhurst Hospital provides free depression resources

    ELMHURST – In light of Robin Williams’ death and his history of severe depression, Elmhurst Hospital is reminding everyone of its resources to the com ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 1:37 pm
  • Hinsdale teens go all out at Lollapalooza

    HINSDALE – For most performers it was another large weekend-long concert, but for two Hinsdale teens it was the opportunity of a lifetime.
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 5:03 pm
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