Mostly Cloudy
31°FMostly CloudyFull Forecast

News Home

  • Assemble first aid kits for Red Cross Saturday

    JOLIET – Louis Joliet Mall will play host to a volunteer event Saturday assembling 300 first aid kits for the American Red Cross.
    March 26, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Joliet West interpretation team heads to state

    JOLIET – The Joliet West High School Group Interpretation Team is advancing to state competition after placing second in sectional competition over th ...
    March 26, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Joliet students cook meals to help local charity organizations

    JOLIET – As a chef, Eric Lara takes inspiration from his mother.Lara, a Joliet Central High School s ...
    March 26, 2015 - 10:53 pm
  • St. Charles aldermen hesitant to rezone for apartment complex

    ST. CHARLES – A proposal for an apartment complex in St. Charles got a cold reception from aldermen on Monday.
    March 26, 2015 - 9:51 pm
  • Geneva hopefuls weigh in on demolition decision

    GENEVA – Four candidates, who are seeking seats on the Geneva City Council in the April 7 consolidated election, weighed in on the recent council deci ...
    March 26, 2015 - 8:33 pm
  • Geneva residents speak out against demolition of 6th Street School

    GENEVA – Before Geneva aldermen reversed the Historic Preservation Commission’s denial to allow Kane County to demolish the former Sixth Street School ...
    March 26, 2015 - 8:32 pm
  • Three seek 2 spots on ECC board

    ELGIN – Voters on April 7 will decide whether to re-elect two incumbents to the Elgin Community College Board of Trustees or to replace one incumbent ...
    March 26, 2015 - 8:24 pm
  • Campton Hills candidates host events to meet voters

    CAMPTON HILLS – Voters seeking to meet the Campton Hills candidates in the April 7 consolidated election for village president and three trustee seats ...
    March 26, 2015 - 8:22 pm
  • St. Charles Park District to host webinar on referendum

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Park District on Monday is holding a virtual meeting on its upcoming $28 million referendum for a recreation center, one ...
    March 26, 2015 - 8:23 pm
  • Demolition of North Aurora Activity Center an issue in village board race

    NORTH AURORA – The decision to demolish the village-owned North Aurora Activity Center is one of the issues in the race for the North Aurora Village B ...
    March 26, 2015 - 8:22 pm
  • Police Reports: Wheaton for March 26

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Wheaton Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have no ...
    March 26, 2015 - 8:25 pm
  • Turkish American Society of Wheaton hosts interfaith Abrahamic Dinner

    WHEATON – Religious leaders, teachers, practitioners and non-practitioners alike came together March 19 for a special dinner and presentation through ...
    March 26, 2015 - 8:10 pm
  • District 33 expanding preschool in 2015-16

    WEST CHICAGO – West Chicago Elementary School District 33 is looking for more students to take part in its preschool program after getting a grant to ...
    March 26, 2015 - 8:04 pm
  • Dwindling monarch butterfly population inspires Glen Ellyn kids to take action

    GLEN ELLYN – Where have all the monarch butterflies gone?That's the question many Glen Ellyn student ...
    March 26, 2015 - 8:02 pm
  • Rialto takes Band-Aid approach to terra cotta fix

    JOLIET – The Rialto Square Theatre received a $42,000 donation to help with terra cotta repairs, but still will have to take a Band-Aid approach to ke ...
    March 26, 2015 - 8:00 pm
  • Reader Poll

    How do you access your news digitally?
    News websites
    Phone / tablet apps
    Social media
    I prefer print, TV or radio