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  • Gotta Do It: Aug. 28 through Sept. 4

    Aug. 28• Frankfort Country Market – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Kansas and Oak streets, Frankfort. Visit www. ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 10:44 pm
  • Former Joliet resident has arranged music for popular entertainers

    Fred Wayne is a real music man.Wayne said he’s played music; taught music; arranged music for Count ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 10:41 pm
  • Wheaton BrightStar Care caregiver honored for her compassion

    WHEATON – Even though a stroke in May 2015 left Wayne Rohr unable to speak, BrightStar Care of Central DuPage-Wheaton caregiver Elsa Salguero was able ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 8:00 pm
  • La Grange man to compete in Chicago Triathlon, despite health challenges

    LA GRANGE – No one would ever know La Grange resident James Milkert, 36, is sick just by looking at him. While he appears healthy on the outside, Milk ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 7:31 am
  • Founder of New Lenox's ShareFest is a helper connecting other helpers

    NEW LENOX – Lord, make me a helper.Gary Cheney of New Lenox said he was 7 the first time he prayed t ...
    Aug. 20, 2016 - 10:46 pm
  • On Cars: Back at McHenry car show, one year after stroke

    On July 12 of last year, fate laid me with one heck of a massive stroke. When my journey first started, it took a couple of days in the hospital to st ...
    Aug. 19, 2016 - 12:37 am
  • Woodstock film producers hold first showing of movie honoring late son

    WOODSTOCK – About 300 people came through the doors of Classic Cinemas Woodstock Theatre on Wednesday night to see a private premier of “Thrill Ride.”
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • Euro Crepes creating sweet, savory sensation in downtown Glen Ellyn

    GLEN ELLYN – Euro Crepes is creating a sweet and savory sensation in downtown Glen Ellyn.Owner Ilirj ...
    Aug. 16, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Joliet woman begins foundation in memory of her husband

    JOLIET – Sandy Gerrettie said before her husband died, he asked three things of her.Finish remodelin ...
    Aug. 13, 2016 - 11:02 pm
  • Gotta Do It: Aug. 14 through Aug. 21

    Aug. 14• Forest Preserve District of Will County Volunteer Workday – 8 a.m. to noon, Theodore Marsh, ...
    Aug. 13, 2016 - 10:58 pm
  • La Grange’s Community Nurse Health Center celebrates 95 years

    LA GRANGE – What began in La Grange in 1921 with one nurse weighing newborns and doing children's checkups has grown into a three-building medical cen ...
    Aug. 12, 2016 - 9:59 pm
  • McHenry Outdoor Theater brings back classic movies for Fall Throwback schedule

    It’s the time of year when old movies make new memories at the McHenry Outdoor Theater.It’s the time of year when old movies make new memories at the ...
    Aug. 10, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Algonquin man renews screenwriting passion with "the Wanted"

    ALGONQUIN – When Algonquin resident Marty McGinley’s house was foreclosed on five years ago, he had no time to consider his true passion.
    Aug. 10, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • Joliet foster mom brightens lives of kids not in her care

    JOLIET – Kristin Violante lives in Willow Springs, but when a friend from high school posted a request on Facebook, Violante was in.
    Aug. 6, 2016 - 10:52 pm
  • Berwyn Board of Health to host health fair

    BERWYN – The Berwyn Board of Health will host its 36th annual health fair from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 3.
    Aug. 1, 2016 - 4:00 pm
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