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  • Former Coloma supervisor who failed to submit financial reports lands job in Berwyn

    Deb Burke, a former supervisor for Coloma Township near Rock Falls, now works for Berwyn Township in suburban Chicago.
    July 25, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Where do Elmhurst officials stand on stormwater issues?

    ELMHURST – This week marked the four-year anniversary of the July 2010 storm that flooded hundreds of Elmhurst homes, and groups of residents continue ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:30 am
  • Goodwill stores in Will County report no credit card fraud

    JOLIET – Fears of possible credit card fraud at Goodwill stores have so far come up empty, with stores in Will County showing no signs of fraudulent a ...
    July 25, 2014 - 12:05 am
  • Joliet wants residents to speak up for grant program

    JOLIET – The city of Joliet is requesting resident input for its annual Community Development Block Grant and HOME Investment Partnerships Program app ...
    July 25, 2014 - 12:03 am
  • New Troy superintendent gets ready for school year

    PLAINFIELD – Superintendent Todd Koehl is quickly getting ready for opening day Aug. 20 in Troy Community Consolidated School District 30-C.
    July 25, 2014 - 12:04 am
  • Gempel’s statements at issue in murder trial

    JOLIET – A judge could decide next month whether statements made to police by a Crest Hill man accused of killing his 89-year-old neighbor will be adm ...
    July 24, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Two Chicago restaurant operators see a future in downtown Joliet

    JOLIET – Two Chicago restaurateurs are looking to downtown Joliet for their next ventures.Carmen Ros ...
    July 24, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Staying safe in the water

    JOLIET – Trips to the lake. A nearby retention pond. The neighbor’s swimming pool. Your own swimming pool.
    July 24, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Proud American Days in New Lenox runs through Sunday

    NEW LENOX – It’s a festival that fulfills New Lenox’s motto of being a home to proud Americans. New ...
    July 24, 2014 - 11:18 pm
  • Sheriff’s office warns of identity theft scam

    Local law enforcement officials want residents to be on the lookout for an unemployment benefits scam in the area.
    July 24, 2014 - 11:18 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Elliot J.M. Tulipano, 19, of the 1500 block of Prairie Crossing, West Chicago, was charged Wednesday, July 23, with unlawful use of fireworks.
    July 24, 2014 - 10:50 pm
  • Car crash results in multiple injuries, closes First Avenue Wednesday

    RIVERSIDE — Multiple people were reported injured in a crash that occurred outside of the Brookfield Zoo, according to a news release from the Riversi ...
    July 24, 2014 - 10:41 pm
  • Brookfield police bring stray chicken to Animal Welfare League

    BROOKFIELD — The Brookfield Police Department received a complaint about a stray chicken at around 10 p.m. Wednesday in the 8000 block of Southview Av ...
    July 24, 2014 - 10:36 pm
  • District 304 hires 3 new middle school administrators

    GENEVA – Geneva District 304 school board this week approved the hiring of three new middle school administrators.
    July 24, 2014 - 10:32 pm
  • Participants sought for Everybody Rides

    ST. CHARLES – After last year’s soggy debut, organizers of a cycling event benefiting Project Mobility hope Mother Nature is on their side for year tw ...
    July 24, 2014 - 10:29 pm
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