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  • White House honors Glenbard District 87 for efforts to close AP enrollment gap

    GLEN ELLYN – Glenbard Township High School District 87 was recognized Sept. 21 by the White House and U.S. Department of Education for its commitment ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Regency Beauty Institute closing, including Joliet location

    JOLIET – The Regency Beauty Institute has permanently closed its 79 campuses, including the one it had in Joliet.
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 4:53 pm
  • Homer Glen lawyer-turned-defendant unleashes tirade against judge at sentencing hearing

    JOLIET – A Homer Glen lawyer convicted of trying to buy his wife's murder from inside the Will County jail had harsh words Thursday for the judge who ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 4:27 pm
  • Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra opens 56th season with 'The Beatles and Friends' concert

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra will open its 56th season at 7 p.m. Oct. 1 at Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church with “The Beatles and Frie ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • Thomas Ford Memorial Library bids farewell to longtime director: 4 photos

    WESTERN SPRINGS – Thomas Ford Memorial Library patrons and staff celebrated Director Anne Kozak's 30 years as director of the library in Western Sprin ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Lane closed on Interstate 55 over Route 53 for pothole repair

    BOLINGBROOK – An emergency pothole repair has required closing the right southbound lane of Interstate 55 over route 53, according to a news release f ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 2:44 pm
  • 10 most expensive homes for sale in Geneva: Week of Sept. 29, 2016

    How often have you driven by a large home and asked yourself how much does that home cost? Here is a list of the 10 most expensive homes for sale as o ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 2:36 pm
  • Police Reports: Glen Ellyn and Wheaton for Sept. 29

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 2:19 pm
  • Wheaton attorney disbarred after being charged with stealing from clients

    WHEATON – A Wheaton attorney charged with stealing more than $2 million from his clients has been disbarred.
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 2:12 pm
  • Lemont local joins Teach for America

    LEMONT – Rebecca Hunter may be young, but the 24-year-old is already making her mark, so to speak, in the field of education.
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 4:53 pm
  • Non-emergency phone numbers down for Shorewood, Lockport, Channahon police

    Non-emergency phone lines are down for several Will County police departments.Including those affect ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 12:32 pm
  • Downers Grove celebrates fall season with inaugural Harvest Festival

    DOWNERS GROVE – For residents who want to take advantage of as many outside fall opportunities before it turns to winter, the Downers Grove Park Distr ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 12:25 pm
  • Mane in Heaven having 4th annual Trot-A-Thon in Lake in the Hills

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Mane in Heaven will be holding its fourth annual 5k Trot-A-Thon on Sunday in Lake in the Hills.
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 12:24 am
  • Cary District 26 Board of Education seeking new board member

    CARY – The Cary School District 26 Board is accepting applications for an open seat on the board that must be filled by appointment.
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 12:22 am
  • McHenry County considers Huntley housing subdivision

    HUNTLEY – Rock Creek Homes wants to build new houses on about 93 acres of property by The Hennings housing complex but neighbors aren’t happy about it ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 12:22 am
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