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  • Woodridge police remind residents to sign up for Smart911

    WOODRIDGE – The Woodridge Police Department encourages residents to sign up for Smart911, a free service that will help them plan ahead for an emergen ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 1:05 pm
  • Valle: York Township thanks retired staff member for service

    I would like to take this opportunity to give special mention and express my sincere appreciation to a longtime member of our front office staff who r ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 1:00 pm
  • Wonder Lake man cited for DUI in rollover crash

    WONDER LAKE – A 65-year-old Wonder Lake man was cited for driving under the influence after he was in a rollover crash Wednesday, police said.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:41 am
  • Custom cars wanted for Joliet Vet Fest

    JOLIET – Auto fans are invited to attend or enter a car and motorcycle show Sept. 5 in downtown Joliet.
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 12:16 pm
  • Westmont house fire leaves $200,000 in damages

    WESTMONT – A Westmont house fire Aug. 21 that originated on the front porch caused $200,000 in damages, according to a Westmont Fire Department news r ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 4:05 pm
  • Elmhurst businesswoman leaves lasting impact on customers, local owners

    ELMHURST – There is a photograph of Ruth Trotto that shows just a glimpse of her charm, spunk and attitude, qualities that are now memories those clos ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Home of the Sparrow moves McHenry office

    McHENRY – Home of the Sparrow is relocating its main administrative headquarters.The administrative ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:37 am
  • Man arrested in Burr Ridge for truck theft, attempted home burglary

    BURR RIDGE – A Justice man was arrested and charged Aug. 26 after allegedly attempting to break into a house and then stealing a truck, according to a ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 10:32 am
  • Former Chicago Cub David DeJesus selling Wheaton mansion

    WHEATON – Former Chicago Cubs outfielder David DeJesus is selling his Wheaton mansion, according Redfin.com.
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 12:33 pm
  • Registration open for Women of Distinction luncheon

    MUNDELEIN – Registration is open for the Lake County Awards Luncheon set for 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. at the Double Tree by Hilton, 510 E. Route 83, Mu ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 9:45 am
  • Epiphany Lutheran hosts Grace Cafe in Elmhurst: 6 photos

    Epiphany Lutheran Church in Elmhurst plays host on Monday, Aug. 24, 2015. The Grace Cafe Mission Project opens the bi-weekly Monday mission for the ye ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 7:23 pm
  • Figure to catch muskies with figure eights

    I can remember back in the day when I was being taught how to drive a car as a youth. OK – you can stop it right there. Don’t bother sending me your e ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 9:22 am
  • Villa Park Village President Deb Bullwinkel to run for Duckworth's congressional seat

    VILLA PARK – Villa Park Village President Deb Bullwinkel announced this week that she is throwing her hat into the Democratic primary race for the Dis ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 8:43 am
  • Face Time with Coco DeMarais

    Geneva resident Coco DeMarais, 23, was walking her dog, Becker, at Island Park in Geneva when she answered 11 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’ ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Chit Chat: Albright Theatre to present 42nd season

    BATAVIA – The Albright Theatre Company’s 42nd season will feature an eclectic array of plays. The se ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
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