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  • Three-way race for Lockport City Second Ward seat

    LOCKPORT – The incumbent candidate for Lockport City Council Second Ward will have to contend with two challengers in the April 7 election. 
    NEW: March 30, 2015 - 5:30 pm
  • Lockport First Ward candidates desire more development

    LOCKPORT — Economic development is a key issue for two candidates running for Lockport City Council First Ward.
    NEW: March 30, 2015 - 5:30 pm
  • Q&A: Wheaton native discusses new book inspired by years in South Africa

    WHEATON – A Wheaton native will publish a nonfiction book detailing life in rural South Africa next month.
    NEW: March 30, 2015 - 5:28 pm
  • District 200 mulls master tech plan, device buy options

    WHEATON – Community Unit School District 200 will take a long look at how to upgrade its classrooms for the 21st century when budget season rolls arou ...
    NEW: March 30, 2015 - 5:23 pm
  • Crystal Lake police responding to reported bank robbery (with video)

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Several units are en route to a Crystal Lake bank after a robbery was reported at that location, police said.
    UPDATED: March 30, 2015 - 5:23 pm
  • Lincoln-Way students advance to international bridge building contest

    NEW LENOX — Two Lincoln-Way West High School students have built bridges strong enough to land them in a coming international competition. 
    March 30, 2015 - 4:26 pm
  • Volo woman tied to Johnsburg, Crystal Lake, Grayslake bank robberies charged by feds

    ROCKFORD – A Volo woman tied to several area bank robberies in the area has been charged by federal authorities.
    March 30, 2015 - 3:44 pm
  • Critic’s Choice: ‘Love, Loss and What I Wore,’ the right fit

    OAK BROOK – “Love, Loss and What I Wore,” by sisters Delia Ephron and the late Nora Ephron (“When Harry Met Sally”), remains an engaging bit of stagec ...
    March 30, 2015 - 3:25 pm
  • Critic’s Choice: Windy City Playhouse flying high

    CHICAGO – Champagne corks popped and all 149 seats were fully occupied at Windy City Playhouse, the city’s newest professional theater, which got off ...
    March 30, 2015 - 3:20 pm
  • Legoland teams up with Easter Seals to build 'Lego Room' for clients

    VILLA PARK – Tomas Rosales, 4, is “over the moon excited” about Easter Seals DuPage and Fox Valley’s brand new “Lego Room,” which will be used as a wa ...
    March 30, 2015 - 2:58 pm
  • Trial date set for man accused in shooting death at Joliet Wendy's

    JOLIET — A June 8 trial date has been set for Daeviontae Pruitte, the 21-year-old gang member accused in the 2012 shooting death of a Crest Hill man o ...
    March 30, 2015 - 2:48 pm
  • Police Reports: Lombard for March 27

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Lombard Police Department. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime ...
    March 30, 2015 - 2:56 pm
  • Letter to the editor: "Barrington can right its economic ship"

    To the editor,I have been a homeowner in the village of Barrington going on 25 years. My wife Cindy ...
    March 30, 2015 - 2:31 pm
  • Police Reports: Woodridge, Lisle and Bolingbrook for March 25

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have ...
    March 30, 2015 - 2:27 pm
  • Spring break well spent at Discovery Museum

    WAUCONDA – The Lake County Discovery Museum, at 27277 N. Forest Preserve Road in Wauconda, hosted free activites for children during spring break, Mar ...
    March 30, 2015 - 2:22 pm
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