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  • Minooka library offers sign language class for children

    MINOOKA – Jack Murphy of Minooka is only 22 months old and already is using American Sign Language to get his message across to his dad.
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • Romeoville trustees approve high-end apartments to replace Rose Plaza development

    ROMEOVILLE – The vacant Rose Plaza commercial property in Romeoville will soon become a 292-unit high-end apartment complex, after village trustees ap ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • Joliet high school intervention program almost eliminated this school year

    JOLIET – Marissa Gonzalez wasn’t someone she wanted to be in her freshman year at Joliet West High School.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 10:49 pm
  • Isacco's Kitchen moving to another St. Charles location

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles Italian restaurant is moving a few blocks away but still will be located downtown, its owner said.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • Geneva counseling center to host free sleep talk tonight

    BATAVIA – A Geneva-based counseling center will host its second free sleep-related event tonight in Batavia, according to a news release.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 9:55 pm
  • Shadwick King wants murder sentence reduced

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A Geneva man convicted of murdering his wife wants his 30-year prison sentence to be reconsidered, according to court records.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 9:55 pm
  • Vigil for slain Fox Lake lieutenant filled with memories, tears

    FOX LAKE – Joseph Gliniewicz was somebody to everyone, his wife told the hundreds gathered at Lakefront Park on Sept. 2 to honor the Fox Lake police l ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 9:37 pm
  • Metra trains traveling to Joliet again after fatal crash in Lemont

    LEMONT – Trains are running again as of 7:47 p.m. on Metra's Heritage Corridor line after a fatal crash in Lemont brought the line's evening trains to ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 8:41 pm
  • Ski and snowboard club invites newcomers

    THIRD LAKE – The Snowseekers Ski and Snowboard Club invites families, couples and singles of all ages and abilities to come and meet the club at 7 p.m ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 8:40 pm
  • CLC offering health care scholarships

    LAKE COUNTY – Students enrolled or planning to enroll in a health care career certificate or degree program at the College of Lake County for the 2015 ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 8:38 pm
  • Report of man with gun near Plainfield Central sends school into temporary lockdown

    PLAINFIELD – A man is in custody after he made a threat to Plainfield police that he would shoot anyone who came near him.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 8:18 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Daniel William Baldyga, 26, of the 200 block of West Willow Street, Lombard, was charged Wednesday, Aug. 19, with violating an order of protection.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 10:18 pm
  • St. Charles police announce Labor Day traffic enforcement

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Police Department is participating in a statewide Labor Day enforcement campaign, the agency announced Monday in a news ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 7:38 pm
  • Downers Grove District 99 looks to have balanced budget for 2015-16

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Community High School District 99 School Board plans to have a balanced budget, according to a tentative budget presentation made ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 7:30 pm
  • D-101 aiming to make budget more informative

    BATAVIA – Batavia School District 101 officials hope the district’s proposed 2015-16 budget is more informative to residents and board members than pa ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 7:27 pm
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