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  • Lemont native Keith Latz remembered as community leader

    LEMONT – The village of Lemont lost one of its most active and beloved citizens Sept. 5 when Keith Latz died suddenly at the age of 57.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Will County Board, Homer Glen Chamber to host town hall meeting

    HOMER GLEN – Will County Board members Steve Balich, R-Homer Glen, and Mike Fricilone, R-Homer Glen, will host a town hall meeting from 7 to 9 p.m. Oc ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Joliet students tour homes, learn about construction

    JOLIET — Joliet Central High School students took a trip Friday around Joliet to view two homes being constructed to learn what it takes to build a so ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Women & Girls Health Expo to be held in October

    JOLIET – The National Hook-Up of Black Women and the Zonta Club of Joliet will host a Women & Girls Health Expo from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 29 at Joli ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Attorney General files lawsuit in Will County against home repair business

    JOLIET – A lawsuit was filed last week by Attorney General Lisa Madigan against a home repair business she alleges defrauded Will and DuPage county ho ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • City of Joliet names new community development director

    JOLIET – Kendall Jackson has been promoted to the position of Community Development director for the city of Joliet.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Texas judge: Witness will be sent back to testify in Will County murder trial

    JOLIET – A Texas judge has reconsidered and will allow a man to be taken from jail to testify in an upcoming Will County murder trial.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Crystal Lake seminar on bipolar disorder taking place Oct. 6

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A workshop for people who want to learn more about bipolar disorder will be Oct. 6 in Crystal Lake.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • Walk to End Alzheimer’s to be Sunday in Lake in the Hills

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – More than 400 people are expected to attend the Walk to End Alzheimer’s event Sunday in Lake in the Hills.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • Woodstock to take ownership of property once slated for ballpark

    WOODSTOCK – The 39-acre site once proposed for a ballpark will be in city hands if it passes inspection since the development plan fell through.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • McHenry man accused of making meth pleads not guilty to drug charges

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry man formally denied allegations that he manufactured and possessed methamphetamine at his residence.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • Johnsburg police closed roads for suicidal male in apartment complex

    JOHNSBURG – Police closed Spring Grove Road near Johnsburg Road for several hours Friday morning after police said a suicidal 37-year-old man barricad ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • McHenry County College to build $16.8M science facility

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College science aficionados and students at large can look forward to a new $16.8 million facility coming to campus.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • Holiday hiring: McHenry County businesses readying themselves for the season

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Santa may need a few more elves this year, but that won’t have a major effect on the local job market.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:42 pm
  • Brookfield Fine Arts Festival returns to Kiwanis Park

    BROOKFIELD – Visitors to Brookfield’s Fine Arts Festival can expect the same high-quality artists and excellent live music at this year’s event, but t ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 6:00 pm
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