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  • Snapshot: Students win prizes in American Legion Essay Contest

    LA GRANGE – Local students from around the area received awards Feb. 18 in the annual American Legion Essay Contest, sponsored locally by the Robert E ...
    March 4, 2015 - 10:51 am
  • Citizen's Council of La Grange to host candidate forum Sunday

    LA GRANGE – The Citizens’ Council of La Grange will host candidates for the upcoming local election at a Candidate Forum scheduled March 11.
    March 4, 2015 - 10:50 am
  • Students show off science knowledge at Brookfield Zoo

    BROOKFIELD – Students from 10 area schools participated in a science fair, which was sponsored by BP, on Thursday at Brookfield Zoo.
    March 4, 2015 - 10:48 am
  • District 181 will move administrative office due student enrollment growth

    BURR RIDGE – School District 181 is growing and more space is needed, district officials said as the Board of Education voted Monday to approve a leas ...
    March 4, 2015 - 10:45 am
  • Grayslake teams prove strength in boys basketball regionals

    LAKE COUNTY – Regional play began this week for all the boys basketball teams around Lake County. Here's a summary of how things played out earlier th ...
    March 4, 2015 - 10:44 am
  • Antioch claims first girls basketball sectional championship, falls before state

    ANTIOCH – What a year it has been for the Antioch girls basketball team. The Sequoits won 30 games and added some hardware to their team's legacy by w ...
    March 4, 2015 - 10:23 am
  • Geneva submits Rt. 31 road diet feasibility study request to IDOT

    GENEVA – The Geneva City Council this week approved a modified version of the Route 31 road diet feasibility study to be submitted to the state for co ...
    March 3, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • Jurors hear opening statements in Shadwick King case

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A 12-member jury Tuesday afternoon heard attorneys’ opening statements and testimony from three witnesses during the second day ...
    March 3, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • Joliet mayor Giarrante touts growth in State of the City

    JOLIET – Mayor Tom Giarrante said the city is financially sound and seeing new growth in a State of the City speech that hinted at times to the April ...
    March 3, 2015 - 11:05 pm
  • Joliet, Plainfield school leaders see value in prioritizing state requirements

    JOLIET – Many requirements the state imposes on school districts benefit students and the community, but they come with a price tag, said Tom Hernande ...
    March 3, 2015 - 11:02 pm
  • Plainfield awards permit to proposed recreational club

    PLAINFIELD – A new recreational and private club received a special use permit from the Plainfield Village Board on Monday after parking and noise iss ...
    March 3, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • Troy schools approve administrative salary changes

    SHOREWOOD – Restructuring within the Troy School District 30-C administration this year has led to significant salary changes, ranging from a 13 perce ...
    March 3, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • Joliet buys scoreboard for Silver Cross Field

    JOLIET – The Slammers get a new scoreboard.The Joliet City Council voted 6-3 Tuesday to spend $361,0 ...
    March 3, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • Educators try to grow love for science, technology in Joliet students

    JOLIET – As Keegan Peretti prepared to make a small, LEGO-based robot travel a specific distance and time at last Thursday’s Robotics Club, she was le ...
    March 3, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • Police seeking 3 men in connection with Glen Ellyn burglary

    GLEN ELLYN – Law enforcement is investigating a burglary that took place Monday, the Glen Ellyn Police Department announced in a news release.
    March 3, 2015 - 10:49 pm
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