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  • An Extraordinary Life: Joliet man relished human interaction

    JOLIET – When Stephen “Steve” Peterson of Joliet worked in sales for various paper companies, his Rolodex contained more than names and telephone numb ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Navy vets swap stories, laughs at annual reunion

    LISLE – Six weeks ago, 88-year-old Bob Hagen had never heard of the Wasp Association. But Friday, he joined more than 50 people at the Hilton hotel to ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 11:08 pm
  • Countywide freight advisory council sought by Greuling

    The president and CEO of the Will County Center for Economic Development wants to create a countywide freight advisory council as a way to give busine ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 11:08 pm
  • More medical offices moving to New Lenox

    NEW LENOX – New medical offices are cropping up near Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox.Joliet Oncol ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 11:06 pm
  • Laraway School health fair draws hundreds

    JOLIET – Hundreds turned out for health education, tchotchkes, children’s activities and lunch at the Laraway School and Vulcan Materials fourth Annua ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 11:06 pm
  • First Foster-Senger debate for 11th District set for Oct. 23

    The first confirmed debate for the 11th Congressional District race is a candidate forum Oct. 23 on WTTW.
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 9:19 pm
  • Citgo awards money for emergency vehicle, K-9 unit

    LOCKPORT – Citgo Lemont Refinery gave a local emergency management agency and police department a big funding boost on Sept. 11.
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 9:20 pm
  • Civil War comes to life in Batavia

    BATAVIA – The Masini family of Batavia got more than they expected when they stopped by a Civil War encampment Sunday that commemorated the 160th bi ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 6:20 pm
  • Donor gives DuPagePads a lift

    WHEATON – West Chicago resident Mike DeMeritt hoists a portion of the cumulative 100 tons he lifted Aug. 30 at CrossFit in Carol Stream to raise money ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 5:39 pm
  • Drury Design wins team remodeling award

    GLEN ELLYN – Drury Design Kitchen and Bath Studio won a 2014 Regional Chrysalis Team Award, the studio announced in a news release.
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 5:35 pm
  • D-89 Board gets governance award

    GLEN ELLYN – The Community Consolidated School District 89 Board of Education recently received the 2014 School Board Governance Recognition designati ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 5:31 pm
  • Crystal Lake man charged with DUI after car vs. motorcycle crash

    A Crystal Lake man was charged with driving under the influence and improper lane usage after his car crashed into a motorcycle on Saturday evening in ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 5:17 pm
  • Police: Lombard man drives car through 7-Eleven

    LOMBARD – Junior Espinal, 32, of Lombard has been charged with leaving the scene of an accident and driving without a license after allegedly driving ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:00 am
  • One firefighter injured, two cats dead in Algonquin fire

    A firefighter suffered a minor injury and two cats died in a structure fire Sunday morning in Algonquin.
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 9:33 am
  • LITH moving some permit applications online only

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Public Portal on the village of Lake of the Hills’ website will be the go-to place for certain building permits and contractor ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 12:20 am
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