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  • Snapshot: La Grange girl wins 3rd place in zoo photo contest

    La Grange resident Gracie Anderson brought home 3rd place in the Brookfield Zoo’s 2014 Photo Contest child category. The contest, hosted by the Chicag ...
    NEW: Nov. 24, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • An Extraordinary Life: Joliet woman modeled love and strength for her family

    JOLIET – The homemade burlap runners across the tables at Kristina Kolasinski’s funeral luncheon featured her motto – “Love each other and stick toget ...
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 11:24 pm
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    Candlelight Christmas planned in PlainfieldPLAINFIELD – Downtown Plainfield will feature a full day ...
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • District 93 Early Childhood Center gets award

    Community Consolidated School District 93 Early Childhood Center speech and language pathologist Lori Kirby (from left), District 93 Superintendent Bi ...
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 5:01 pm
  • Cantigny 5K raises $11,500 for Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans

    WHEATON – Cantigny Park donated $11,500 in proceeds, sponsorships and donations from its annual 5K Run/Walk to the Midwest Shelter for Homeless Vetera ...
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 4:53 pm
  • Religious leaders gather in Glen Ellyn

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn area religious leaders gather Nov. 5 at Faith Lutheran Church for an event, hosted by the Revs. George D. Smith and Jim Honig.
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 4:42 pm
  • Western Springs man dies after falling from Chicago building

    Police are conducting a death investigation of a Western Springs man found dead early Sunday in the 300 block of East Ohio Street, according to police ...
    UPDATED: Nov. 24, 2014 - 5:49 am
  • Crystal Lake area stable fire likely killed 32 horses

    Tyson and Amber Bauman stood in the mist and rain Sunday morning as firefighters monitored the still smoldering stables where fire officials believe a ...
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 4:56 pm
  • St. Francis football can't chip away in 6A semifinal loss

    The interlocked "SF" logo on the right side of Michael Shaw's St. Francis football helmet peeled off completely last week.
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 7:32 am
  • Nazareth football cruises to state title game with dominant win

    LA GRANGE PARK – Nazareth Academy is headed to the Class 6A state title game after a convincing semifinal victory Saturday in front of its home crowd.
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • Police join Sarah’s Inn holiday gift drive

    RIVERSIDE – For women and children victims of domestic violence, celebrating the holiday season can be especially difficult.
    Nov. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Turkey Trot for Hospice 5K set for Thanksgiving Day

    McHENRY – McHenry County residents can burn some calories before Thanksgiving feasts and give back to the community at the same time during the third ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • Head-on collision sends one to hospital

    WAUCONDA – A head-on collision sent one person to the hospital, a fire official said.The Wauconda Fi ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 11:05 pm
  • Marengo expects 2 percent property tax levy increase

    MARENGO – Seeing another year of declining property values, Marengo officials expect to collect only about $30,000 more in property taxes next year.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • MCCD to see property tax revenues return to 2012 levels

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County Conservation District officials have been predicting financial doom all year.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 11:00 pm
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