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  • Police Reports: Glen Ellyn and Wheaton for Feb. 16

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 6:00 pm
  • Trucker sentenced to 10 years in prison for crash that killed 5

    JOLIET – A truck driver who fell asleep at the wheel and killed five people in a 2014 crash on Interstate 55 was sentenced Thursday to 10 years in pri ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 5:56 pm
  • Szafranski: Indian Prairie Public Library serves up tech buffet

    Is your technology cupboard bare? Your library card can be a meal ticket for an all-you-can-eat technology buffet. Indian Prairie Public Library now o ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 5:30 pm
  • Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute to expand to Delnor, Central DuPage and Kishwaukee hospitals

    A $2.5 million financial gift presented on Valentine's Day will support the expansion of the cutting-edge Northwestern Medicine Bluhm Cardiovascular I ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 8:59 am
  • Lockport officials allow controversial industrial park to advance

    LOCKPORT – As expected, the Lockport City Council has approved an early plan for an almost 2 million-square-foot industrial park that has caused strif ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 3:35 pm
  • Downers Grove founder’s home designated as historic landmark

    DOWNERS GROVE– The former home of Downers Grove founder Pierce Downer was designated a historic landmark at the Feb. 14 village council meeting.
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 8:51 am
  • Appeal ahead in Elmhurst hoop house fight, alderman says no moving on new ordinance until settled

    ELMHURST – In another step in a months-long civil struggle, an Elmhurst family that was ordered by the city to take down their backyard hoop house wil ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 8:33 am
  • Essex Township clerk arrested, charged with stealing $94,000 from taxpayers

    ESSEX TOWNSHIP – The Essex Township clerk was arrested Thursday for allegedly using taxpayer money for personal expenses, according to the Illinois At ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 1:17 pm
  • Affording Catholic school tuition when you haven’t planned ahead

    While many families plan far in advance with the intention of sending their children to Catholic school, there are also families who decide later to m ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:52 pm
  • Elmhurst mayor voices disapproval of plan rotation test causing noise over village

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst Mayor Steve Morley said he's not a fan of a test that is designed to more evenly distribute nighttime airplane noise across northw ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 8:41 am
  • Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academy to break ground on Cary facility

    CARY – By the end of the summer, Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academy plans to open its new facility in Cary.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:50 am
  • Island Lake man gets probation for growing peyote

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge sentenced an Island Lake man to one year of probation after he admitted to manufacturing peyote.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:40 am
  • Crystal Lake drug dealer gets 10 years in prison on drug, burglary charges

    WOODSTOCK – A Crystal Lake man was sentenced to 10 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to drug and burglary charges.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:41 am
  • Rendezvous Bistro reopens, reimagined in Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – Rendezvous Bistro is back, reinspired under new management.Megan and T.J. Liebetrau of W ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:39 am
  • Huntley buys former Catty Corp. property as part of downtown revitalization program

    HUNTLEY – Huntley has bought the former Catty Corp. property as part of the village’s effort to revitalize the downtown area. 
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:38 am