A Few Clouds
71°FA Few CloudsFull Forecast

News Home

  • Ribbons support missing teen

    Several families on Sunday began covering St. Charles, Campton Hills and other areas with yellow and purple ribbons to show their support for missing ...
    July 27, 2015 - 7:01 pm
  • Hough: Circulation is all about customer service

    The word "circulation" is defined in library science as "the processes connected with providing for the use of library materials, including reserve op ...
    July 27, 2015 - 7:00 pm
  • Westmont police investigating $11,000 jewelry theft

    WESTMONT – Westmont police are investigating a residential burglary that resulted in the theft of more than $11,000 in jewelry.
    July 27, 2015 - 7:02 pm
  • Teen charged after Sunday crash in North Aurora

    NORTH AURORA – A teen has been charged with stealing a pickup truck and causing a crash in North Aurora on Sunday that left a man with serious injurie ...
    July 27, 2015 - 7:05 pm
  • Chris Walk marks 8 years in fight against substance abuse

    GENEVA – Planning the anti-substance abuse event named after her late son isn’t necessarily easy for Vicki Foley.
    July 27, 2015 - 6:57 pm
  • Attorney general: College of DuPage violated Open Meetings Act with Breuder contract extension

    The College of DuPage Board of Trustees violated the Open Meetings Act when it approved a 2011 contract extension for President Robert Breuder, accord ...
    July 27, 2015 - 10:48 pm
  • Shlah: Collaboration is key at your local library

    Working in collaboration with other organizations and community partners is a great way to make the most of existing resources and gain new insights a ...
    July 27, 2015 - 5:00 pm
  • Woodstock restaurant one step closer to liquor license, despite some concern

    WOODSTOCK – Woodstock restaurant La Placita Taqueria, 108 Cass St., is able to apply for a liquor license to sell beer and wine, after some concern wa ...
    July 27, 2015 - 4:05 pm
  • Judge acquits Joliet murder suspect

    JOLIET — A judge acquitted Monday a man who had been charged in a 2012 slaying in Joliet.Daeviontae ...
    July 27, 2015 - 3:46 pm
  • Metra expands, adjusts service for Lollapalooza weekend rush

    Metra is adjusting its train schedules to Chicago to accommodate the thousands of passengers that are expected to attend Lollapalooza, according to a ...
    July 27, 2015 - 3:00 pm
  • Perry: Brookfield library always looking to be better

    With nearly 300,000 print and digital checkouts, 30,000 logged uses of laptops and computers, and 15,000 participants in classes and events last year, ...
    July 27, 2015 - 2:42 pm
  • Gala proves successful for Lake County Housing Authority

    GRAYSLAKE – The Lake County Housing Authority (LCHA) and AIM North Development Corporation, Inc. hosted their second annual Black Tie Gala on June 26 ...
    July 27, 2015 - 2:17 pm
  • Allendale Assocation's Cardboat Boat Races bring good fun

    LAKE VILLA – Full of innovative designs and much enthusiasm, Allendale Association's annual Cardboard Boat Race was held July 23 at Cedar Lake in Lake ...
    July 27, 2015 - 2:14 pm
  • Wauconda breaks ground for Heroes of Freedom Memorial

    WAUCONDA – Groundbreaking ceremonies by nature aren’t particularly much to look at, but how chilling it was to see a 19-foot long steel beam once fall ...
    July 27, 2015 - 2:11 pm
  • Police Reports: West Chicago for July 23

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the West Chicago Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime ha ...
    July 27, 2015 - 1:59 pm
  • Reader Poll

    How many paid streaming services (such as Netflix or Spotify) do you subscribe to?
    More than two