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  • Joliet Center for Disability Services names new president and CEO

    JOLIET – A former publisher of The Herald-News has been named the Center for Disability Services’ president and CEO.
    March 24, 2017 - 5:32 pm
  • Wheaton City Council candidates discuss historic preservation at forum

    WHEATON – The possible demolition of an 1897 mansion as part of a proposed housing development spurred a discussion about historic preservation during ...
    March 24, 2017 - 4:43 pm
  • Missing New Lenox woman discovered dead in Frankfort

    NEW LENOX – A woman who went missing in New Lenox last weekend has been found dead in Frankfort.Nico ...
    March 24, 2017 - 4:17 pm
  • Shots fired in Plainfield Township neighborhood after teens fight at Plainfield East

    PLAINFIELD TOWNSHIP – What started as a high school parking lot fight ended with shots being fired Thursday night.
    March 24, 2017 - 3:45 pm
  • Photos of the week Mar. 17-23: 5 photos

    Check out some of the best shots from our photographers from the past week. ...
    March 24, 2017 - 1:21 pm
  • Crystal Lake lawyer pleads not guilty to gun, DUI charges

    WOODSTOCK – A Crystal Lake lawyer formally denied drunken driving and gun charges based on allegations that he drove under the influence of alcohol an ...
    March 24, 2017 - 12:53 am
  • McHenry City Council OKs $55,000 loan for artisan bread, craft beer business

    McHENRY – An artisanal bread maker and brewer plans to open in McHenry.After much discussion, the Mc ...
    March 24, 2017 - 12:47 am
  • Woodstock City Council candidates differ on proposed sales tax increase

    WOODSTOCK – The proposed home rules sales tax was the No. 1 talking point at a Woodstock City Council candidate forum Thursday at the Woodstock Public ...
    March 24, 2017 - 12:45 am
  • 3-year-old Rockford boy killed in car crash near Gilberts

    A 3-year-old Rockford boy was killed and three adults were injured in a three-car crash Thursday morning on Interstate 90 westbound at milepost 47 nea ...
    March 24, 2017 - 12:38 am
  • Stakes high in Crystal Lake-based District 155 school board race

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A slate of three union-backed candidates running for spots on the Crystal Lake-based Community High School District 155 Board faces com ...
    March 24, 2017 - 12:38 am
  • La Grange residents thank officials for sick leave, minimum wage decision

    LA GRANGE – A planned protest March 13 at La Grange Village Hall turned into a thank-you rally to the village's elected officials for choosing not to ...
    March 23, 2017 - 5:32 pm
  • Braidwood police: 2 charged after found with crack, cash

    BRAIDWOOD – The Braidwood Police Department conducted a narcotics investigation Wednesday that resulted in the arrest of two repeat offenders, accordi ...
    March 23, 2017 - 4:44 pm
  • Elmhurst family the center of annual No Frills Fun Run

    ELMHURST – Do-gooder runners and walkers flocked to the winter streets of Elmhurst to support a local man's fight against Lou Gehrig's disease, or ALS ...
    March 23, 2017 - 4:10 pm
  • Man charged with attempted murder in 2016 Joliet Township shooting

    JOLIET – A man who has been locked up in the Will County jail since an alleged gunfight last summer was indicted Tuesday on attempted murder charges f ...
    March 23, 2017 - 4:06 pm
  • Downers Grove, Woodridge, Lisle school board candidates attending public open house March 25

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove/Woodridge/Lisle League of Women Voters is reminding and inviting members of the public to the upcoming open house fe ...
    March 23, 2017 - 4:55 pm