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  • Carol Stream hopes to see fewer crimes through new housing ordinance

    CAROL STREAM – Due to concerns about crime at rental communities in Carol Stream, anyone who rents or leases residential property in the village will ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 1:24 am
  • VFW, village president and fire chief honor 9/11 victims with ceremony Thursday

    BROOKFIELD – Village President Kit Ketchmark took the podium on Thursday on the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks and said what many in t ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • La Grange American Legion Post holds 9/11 remembrance ceremony

    The La Grange American Legion Robert E. Coulter Jr. Post 1941 hosted their 13th anniversary 9/11 Day of Remembrance ceremony Thursday. A bagpiper kick ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • Jury: Wilson guilty of murder of Kelli O'Laughlin

    BRIDGEVIEW – John Wilson Jr., the man accused of the 2011 killing of 14-year-old Kelli O'Laughlin, was found guilty of first-degree murder in Judge Jo ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:35 pm
  • 2 marijuana labs to submit proposals to City Council

    JOLIET – The City Council will consider annexing and issuing special use permits for two separate medical marijuana growing facilities when it meets T ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:06 pm
  • Lincoln-Way budget forecasts slight surplus

    NEW LENOX – Lincoln-Way High School District 210 saw expenses increase for this year’s budget, but officials anticipate a budget surplus.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:06 pm
  • Elwood hands over documents in Walter Strawn Drive case

    ELWOOD – Village officials turned over documents to CenterPoint Properties by the court-ordered Monday deadline, pushing forward the ongoing case over ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:05 pm
  • JJC administrators present plans for Romeoville campus

    ROMEOVILLE – Administrators want to make an expanded Joliet Junior College Romeoville campus into a more complete educational facility.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:02 pm
  • Ten years on, Joliet hospice an integral part of community

    JOLIET – In 2004, many people had never heard of hospice, let alone grasped the need for a facility where loved ones could die with dignity.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • Police: St. Charles Township man flees from cops at 99 mph

    A St. Charles Township man is expected in court Thursday on charges stemming from a traffic incident, in which he fled from police at almost 100 mph, ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:50 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Juan Pedro Castillo-Gutieriez, 30, of the 1800 block of Indiana Street, St. Charles, was charged Tuesday, Sept. 9, with two counts of domestic batte ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:51 pm
  • Unkempt yard in St. Charles Township leads to ticket for homeowner

    ST. CHARLES – A. St. Charles Township homeowner whose yard “disturbed” neighbors by its lack of maintenance has been ticketed for its appearance, acco ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:50 pm
  • St. Charles man pleads guilty to residential burglary

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A St. Charles man must serve time in the Department of Corrections after pleading guilty to residential burglary last week, acc ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:42 pm
  • The Office restaurant set to reopen Oct. 8 after fire

    ST. CHARLES – The Office Dining & Spirits plans to reopen on Oct. 8, a little more than a month after it was damaged in a fire on Aug. 27.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:41 pm
  • Road closures announced for St. Charles East homecoming parade

    ST. CHARLES – Motorists should expect delays Friday afternoon in downtown St. Charles during the St. Charles East homecoming parade, St. Charles polic ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:41 pm
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