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  • Construction starts on Westmont Mariano's

    WESTMONT – Westmont village and chamber officials and site workers come together July 20 to celebrate the beginning of construction on the new Mariano ...
    July 1, 2015 - 10:00 am
  • Lemont Hair Cuttery donating haircuts to children in need

    LEMONT – Children who get a back-to-school haircut at Hair Cuttery from Aug. 1 to 15 can help other children in the community get a free haircut.
    July 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Cary community organizes around Maplewood School property

    CARY – As government agencies in Cary unite and the process to decide the fate of the long-discussed Maplewood property continues, area residents are ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Lake in the Hills economic development efforts to target auto dealerships

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The village’s new economic development coordinator has his sights set on new business, namely new automotive industry business, pe ...
    July 31, 2015 - 11:50 pm
  • Algonquin woman 'dances through' cancer

    ALGONQUIN – It's become a run-of-the-mill occurrence for Colleen Madeya to receive videos of friends, family and strangers dancing before a camera.
    July 31, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • Coming together

    BARRINGTON – More and more pieces of the years-long, $247 million modernization project at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington are coming to ...
    July 31, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • Batavia police reports

    • A gas monitor, two pairs of safety glasses and a voltage meter were reported taken Tuesday, July 28, from a car parked in the 900 block of Robin Lan ...
    July 31, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • North Aurora to participate in Tuesday's National Night Out

    NORTH AURORA – On Tuesday, neighborhoods throughout North Aurora are being invited to join forces with thousands of communities nationwide for the 32n ...
    July 31, 2015 - 10:48 pm
  • Batavia company sues former employee

    BATAVIA – Batavia Container Inc. has filed a lawsuit against a former employee, alleging he stole company secrets before he left to work for a competi ...
    July 31, 2015 - 7:39 pm
  • Green Fair on the Fox to present environmental education

    BATAVIA – Those who attend Green Fair on the Fox on Aug. 8 in downtown Batavia will discover how they can be more environmentally friendly in their li ...
    July 31, 2015 - 7:38 pm
  • Geneva resident Shadwick King gets 30-year sentence in murder case

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Shadwick King maintained his innocence minutes before a Kane County judge Friday sentenced him to 30 years in prison for killin ...
    July 31, 2015 - 7:15 pm
  • Good Natured: Duct tape and a family of hummingbirds

    “Mythbusters,” the TV show that debunks rumors, legends and pseudo-scientific claims, once did an episode on the many uses of duct tape. To summarize ...
    July 31, 2015 - 7:13 pm
  • Comcast to hire 200 customer service employees at Elmhurst branch

    ELMHURST – In an effort to improve customer service, Comcast is hiring about 200 employees at the company's Elmhurst branch to serve customers in the ...
    July 31, 2015 - 5:18 pm
  • La Grange Endless Summerfest to include human fooseball tournament in Gordon Park

    LA GRANGE – With summer more than halfway over, La Grange's Endless Summerfest at Gordon Park will make sure it won't go to waste.
    July 31, 2015 - 5:03 pm
  • Lemont Dolphins have several standouts at swim meet

    LEMONT – Brandon Johnson of Lemont had six top-three finishes, including first place in the backstroke, as the Lemont Park District Lemont Dolphins Sw ...
    July 31, 2015 - 4:50 pm
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