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  • CASA of McHenry County fundraiser in Lakewood to feature broomstick horse races

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Court Appointed Special Advocates of McHenry County will host the sixth annual CASA Cup: A Night at the Races fundraiser Oct. 17 at Tur ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • McHenry County Green Drinks event scheduled for Wednesday

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The owner of a Crystal Lake business will provide insight about energy-sustaining business practices during an upcoming McHenry County ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 12:34 am
  • On the Record with: Triplegic Carpentersville photographer David Farber

    CARPENTERSVILLE – Sept. 8, 1981, was the day that David Farber’s life was forever altered.After year ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 12:34 am
  • Crystal Lake girl, 6, needs bone marrow transplant

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Six-year-old Sophia Trujillo just wants to twirl.She’s danced in “The Nutcracker” and ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 12:28 am
  • Then & Now: YMCA – Joliet

    The Joliet YMCA was founded in April 1882, and, like other chapters, promoted health and welfare based on Christian principles.
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 10:54 pm
  • Rep. Foster announces internship opportunities

    JOLIET – U.S. Rep. Bill Foster, D-Naperville, announced internship opportunities for college students and recent graduates in his Aurora, Joliet and W ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 10:51 pm
  • Premiere to be held Sept. 23 for DVD about Joliet Central

    JOLIET – The Joliet Central High School Archives Committee and Joliet Area Historical Museum will co-host a premiere of the newly released video “To T ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 10:50 pm
  • Plainfield school program eases middle school transition for students

    PLAINFIELD – Jennifer Archer wants sixth-graders who enter Indian Trail Middle School to feel welcomed and eighth-graders who are close to leaving to ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 10:48 pm
  • Rain dampens crowd for Family Fiesta

    JOLIET – For more than 15 years, Joliet’s Family Fiesta followed the Mexican Independence Day parade held during the second week of September.
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 10:47 pm
  • Formento: Chamber of Commerce provides many opportunities

    What is a Chamber of Commerce? The Glen Ellyn Chamber of Commerce is many things to many people.The ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 8:00 pm
  • Willowbrook woman stabbed, sexually assaulted by home intruder

    WILLOWBROOK ­ A 26 year-old woman was sexually assaulted, beaten and repeatedly stabbed by a man who forced his way into her Willowbrook home Aug. 29, ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 10:18 pm
  • Winter: Public library provides a world of opportunity

    We’re not just about books anymore. The public library has changed, but many people don’t realize how many needs the library can meet. For example, ha ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 5:30 pm
  • Illinois taxpayers continue to fund state lawmakers' health insurance

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois taxpayers spent $1.23 million last year to provide health insurance to state lawmakers despite the fact that the jobs are part- ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:00 pm
  • Oak Brook couple charged for writing letters to judges

    An Oak Brook couple has been accused of sending letters, one of which was of a threatening nature, to two DuPage County judges, according to the DuPag ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 10:25 pm
  • Illinois state only paying out lottery prizes of less than $25,000

    SPRINGFIELD — Win the Lottery? You might want to hold off on that new bass boat, dream house or even ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 10:11 am
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