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  • Tax revenue diminished, but Minooka residents untroubled by existing plant

    MINOOKA — While opposition continues to flare over a proposed $450 million natural gas power plant in Oakwood Hills, the 13-year presence of a similar ...
    July 25, 2014 - 5:00 pm
  • Local college grad finds way working at Charlie's Gift Autism Center

    DOWNERS GROVE – Rehan Tariq began volunteering at Charlie's Gift Autism Center this May to prepare for a possible career in occupational therapy, but ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:58 pm
  • Progressive Village Performance Network steak dinner is Aug. 9

    WESTMONT – The Progressive Village Performance Network will host its second annual steak dinner fundraiser on Aug. 9 at Ty Warner Park.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:25 pm
  • Family continues hair-cutting tradition for Relay for Life

    LEMONT – Two years ago, Tracy Rathbun shaved her hair to raise money for an American Cancer Society Relay for LIfe event in Lockport.
    July 25, 2014 - 3:46 pm
  • Note to Readers: Villa Park Centennial Celebration section

    Because of a production error, the Villa Park Centennial Celebration special section that was intended to publish today was not delivered to readers.
    July 25, 2014 - 3:54 pm
  • Not guilty verdict on former District 200 teacher's battery charge

    WOODSTOCK – A former District 200 teacher was acquitted on all charges that he inappropriately touched two of his students on the rear end.
    July 25, 2014 - 3:04 pm
  • Embattled former Attorney General Alberto Gonzales speaks on ethics at Benedictine University

    LISLE – A former attorney general during the President George W. Bush era made a stop at Benedictine College on Thursday night to speak about ethics.
    July 25, 2014 - 2:55 pm
  • Lemont musicians star at benefit concert

    LEMONT – The Giving Back to Lemont Concert returns for a second year from 4 to 9 p.m. Saturday outside the Front Street Cantina, 319 Front St., Lemont ...
    July 25, 2014 - 2:07 pm
  • Calhoun new historian at Great Lakes Naval Museum

    After spending a few minutes with Gordon Calhoun, you get the feeling he is the perfect person to be the historian at the Great Lakes Naval Museum.
    July 25, 2014 - 2:03 pm
  • Lunch benefits Special Olympic Illinois athletes

    CRYSTAL LAKE — When Brent Kampert was 10, he remembers watching Michael Jordan in action, wanting someday to try basketball himself.
    July 25, 2014 - 1:47 pm
  • Westwood names President's Scholarship recipient

    WOODRIDGE – Westwood College of Woodridge has named Alexis Russell, a 2014 graduate of East Aurora High School, as this year's President's Scholarship ...
    July 25, 2014 - 1:30 pm
  • Cavalcade of Homes to come to Naperville

    NAPERVILLE – Naperville's 2014 Cavalcade of Homes Tour will take place 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. July 26 to Aug. 17 at Ashwood Park North on Winterberry Avenu ...
    July 25, 2014 - 1:20 pm
  • Naperville banking vice president named to financial advisory board

    NAPERVILLE – Wintrust Commercial Banking at Naperville Bank & Trust First Vice President Ron Davidson was recently appointed to the Naperville Financi ...
    July 25, 2014 - 1:07 pm
  • DuPage Children's Museum gets state grant for energy exhibit

    NAPERVILLE – DuPage Children's Museum, 301 N. Washington St., received $240,200 to support the final phase of its AWEsome Energy exhibit as part of th ...
    July 25, 2014 - 1:03 pm
  • Cantigny to celebrate McCormick Day

    WHEATON – Cantigny Park, 1S151 S. Winfield Road, will celebrate the birthday of its benefactor, Col. Robert R. McCormick, with a variety of activities ...
    July 25, 2014 - 1:00 pm
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