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  • Gotta Do It: Jan. 15 through Jan. 21

    Ongoing• Holiday Lights Drop-off – Through Jan. 31, lobbies of the County Office Building, 302 N. Ch ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 10:25 pm
  • Joliet pastor and former housing authority resident honored to give back

    JOLIET – In November, Mayor Bob O’Dekirk appointed the Rev. Glenda McCullum, 62, to the Housing Authority of Joliet’s board of commissioners.
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 10:09 pm
  • Fishing enthusiasts to participate in Hard Water Classic ice fishing tournament

    WARRENVILLE – For die-hard fishermen, fishing is a year-round activity.Plenty of fishing enthusiasts ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 2:00 pm
  • Elmhurst foundation donation to allow for more EpiPens in DuPage County

    ELMHURST – A $40,000 donation from a nonprofit foundation founded after a young Elmhurst girl died from an unknown food allergy will ensure that 100 D ...
    Jan. 6, 2017 - 7:00 pm
  • Gotta Do It: Jan. 1 through Jan. 8

    ONGOING• Holiday Lights Drop-Off – Through Jan. 31, lobbies of the County Office Building, 302 N Chi ...
    Dec. 31, 2016 - 8:57 pm
  • Former Joliet resident Janina Gavankar joins cast of 'Sleepy Hollow'

    JOLIET – Former Joliet resident Janina Gavankar will join the supernatural drama “Sleepy Hollow” when it returns to FOX on Jan. 6.
    Dec. 31, 2016 - 8:54 pm
  • County Farm Bagels opens in downtown Wheaton

    WHEATON – Those who have a taste for homemade bagels and cream cheese can fill that craving at a new cafe in downtown Wheaton.
    Dec. 27, 2016 - 3:53 pm
  • McHenry City Council approves early start to 2017 Fiesta Days

    McHENRY – The McHenry City Council voted 4-2 to approve proposed 2017 Fiesta Day schedule changes at its meeting Monday night.
    Dec. 22, 2016 - 12:26 am
  • Donley's Wild West town listed for sale in Hammacher Schlemmer catalog

    UNION – It’s down to the wire, and you still haven’t located that perfect holiday gift for the guy or gal who has everything.
    Dec. 21, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Morton Arboretum's Illumination continues through Jan. 2

    LISLE – Morton Arboretum tries to shine a light on trees all year round.That mission takes on a new ...
    Dec. 26, 2016 - 10:14 pm
  • Gotta Do It: Dec. 18 through Dec. 25

    Ongoing• 24th Annual Christmas Drive – For needy District 202-area families. Make monetary donations ...
    Dec. 17, 2016 - 10:44 pm
  • Shorewood single dad of 7 juggles firefighting with caring for sons with cancer and autism

    SHOREWOOD – Many parents know this scenario: a child bumps his head, a lump appears.In the case of 9 ...
    Dec. 17, 2016 - 10:38 pm
  • Glen Crest Middle School to host blood drive

    GLEN ELLYN – Community members are invited to donate blood between 2 and 6 p.m. Dec. 15 in the cafeteria at Glen Crest Middle School, 725 Sheehan Ave. ...
    Dec. 14, 2016 - 9:38 am
  • Gotta Do It: Dec. 11 through Dec. 18

    Ongoing• 24th Annual Christmas Drive – For needy District 202-area families. Make monetary donations ...
    Dec. 10, 2016 - 9:50 pm
  • NISRA's fall production showcases hard work of actors, staff

    HUNTLEY – With Emily Todd, manager of cultural arts for the Northern Illinois Special Recreation Association, on maternity leave, intern Jamie Elam to ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 1:03 am
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