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  • Thomas Toyota to come to Romeoville

    ROMEOVILLE – A failed site that was once slated to be a commercial center in Romeoville is now filling out with the announcement of Thomas Motors buil ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 5:50 pm
  • Elmhurst bringing back summer trolley service

    ELMHURST – After a successful pilot program in 2015, the city of Elmhurst is bringing the trolley back this summer.
    Feb. 13, 2016 - 5:30 pm
  • President Obama calls for building better politics

    SPRINGFIELD — Democrats and Republicans alike found things to cheer about, usually separately but occasionally together, in an hour-long Statehouse sp ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Plainfield District 202 to consider outsourcing custodial services

    PLAINFIELD — Plainfield School District 202 officials are considering outsourcing custodial services, which comes as a “complete shock,” according to ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 4:53 pm
  • Mokena man charged after armed break-in at Frankfort home

    FRANKFORT — A Mokena man who police say broke into a Frankfort home Friday morning is charged after two children inside were able to make contact with ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 4:52 pm
  • Huntley bans trucks from driving through downtown

    HUNTLEY — The Village Board banned trucks from driving through downtown Huntley in a 4-3 vote Thursday night.
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 4:19 pm
  • Palzet: A lifelong relationship with technology

    Here is a fact: There is not a single child in our school district who remembers a world where cellphones didn’t exist.
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Glenbard West students make valentines for vets

    GLEN ELLYN – Glenbard West High School students Abby Hoffman (from left), Caroline Kuefler and Susan Whelton participate in Glenbard Township High Sch ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 3:50 pm
  • Huntley police charge Lake in the Hills, Algonquin teens with arson

    HUNTLEY – Two teens have been charged with starting a fire that burned down a vacant residential structure in Huntley, police said.
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 4:18 pm
  • Zonta Club offers scholarship to women

    OAK BROOK – The Zonta Club of Oak Brook announced scholarship applications are being sought for the Young Women in Public Affairs Award Program.
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Cicero woman pleads guilty in Riverside crash that killed Woodridge man

    RIVERSIDE – A Cicero woman pleaded guilty Feb. 5 in the DUI rollover crash that killed a passenger in her car in December 2011, according to a Riversi ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 9:17 pm
  • Wheaton Park District remembers Mary Lubko with upcoming vote to rename building in her honor

    WHEATON – For many in the city, the name Mary Lubko still holds a great deal of fondness.The longtim ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 2:25 pm
  • Off the Deep End: Heaven help me

    "Why are you so quiet?” my husband asked. I normally chatter non-stop.“I’m waiting to be wheeled in ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 1:46 pm
  • Braidwood police make another heroin arrest

    BRAIDWOOD — Authorities arrested Thursday night a Braidwood man for heroin possession charges.It mar ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 1:45 pm
  • 2 charged with drug-induced homicide after Crystal Lake men OD on heroin

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Two men face drug-induced homicide charges after police said two Crystal Lake men died from unrelated heroin overdoses less than three ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 3:34 pm
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