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  • Will County continues to fight heroin, opioid epidemic

    Note to readers: This is the fourth installment of a four-day series examining the cause of Will County’s record number of heroin-related deaths in 20 ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 10:45 pm
  • Berwyn Democratic primary decides local races including the contest for mayor: 8 photos

    The Berwyn Democratic primary Tuesday night decided many of the local races. Current Berwyn Mayor Robert Lovero defeated alderman Ted Polashek in the ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 10:04 pm
  • Berwyn mayor wins re-election in Democratic primary, general election to be uncontested

    BERWYN – Incumbent Mayor Robert Lovero will spend four more years leading the city of Berwyn, according to unofficial primary election results. Lovero ...
    March 1, 2017 - 10:24 am
  • Election results: Homer Township Republican primary

    While the majority of local elections won't take place until April 4, the Homer Township consolidated Republican primary races were held Tuesday.
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 9:05 pm
  • Inmate dies on Stateville transport bus

    CREST HILL – A 49-year-old Chicago resident died Monday morning after being found on an inmate transport bus at Stateville Correctional Center.
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 8:36 pm
  • Will County sees rain and hail during night of severe weather across region

    Rain and hail fell and winds blew Tuesday night in Will County.A meteorologist at the National Weath ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 8:27 pm
  • Letter: In response to 'Right to bear arms isn't relevant today'

    To the editor:Your interpretation of history, stirring as it may be, overly simplifies important iss ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 8:00 pm
  • Letter: Vote yes to District 200 referendum

    To the editor:Support the District 200 referendum on April 4!The quality of our schools directly imp ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 5:00 pm
  • Paczki Day: A new tradition for some, paczki for all

    JOLIET – The Donut Den on Tuesday provided testimony to the growing tradition of Paczki Day.People o ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 4:05 pm
  • Berwyn man runs 50 miles for children in need

    BERWYN – Brian Frazier scored a win-win for kids Feb. 4 when the Berwyn resident ran 50 miles on a treadmill at the Pav YMCA to raise much-needed fund ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 4:00 pm
  • Providence Catholic High School withdraws bus depot proposal

    NEW LENOX – A proposal from New Lenox's Providence Catholic High School to turn a parking lot at one of its athletic fields into a depot for its schoo ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 3:18 pm
  • Curran: Community Nurse makes changes to better support health care mission

    As many in the La Grange area know, Community Nurse has operated donated merchandise resale shops to raise money for health care (previously as The Ca ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 3:00 pm
  • Will County police: Aurora man wanted to meet young boys for sex

    AURORA – An Aurora man was arrested Monday after planning to meet young boys for sex.But Andrew D. S ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 2:40 pm
  • Letter: In support of Wheaton City Councilman Todd Scalzo

    To the editor:I endorse Todd Scalzo, candidate for re-election to the Wheaton City Council represent ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 2:30 pm
  • Cook County sheriff recognizes Nazareth Academy students for volunteerism

    LA GRANGE PARK – Nazareth Academy students were honored with the Cook County sheriff's 2016 Youth Service Medal of Honor for their efforts as voluntee ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 1:37 pm