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  • Elmhurst Rotary Club to host Derby Day fundraiser

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Rotary Club invites area residents to a Derby Day fundraiser to benefit the Elmhurst Park District's Playground for Everyone a ...
    May 1, 2016 - 6:49 pm
  • RoomPlace employee charged with arson in fire that leveled Woodridge warehouse

    WOODRIDGE – An employee has been charged with setting the fire that destroyed the RoomPlace furniture warehouse in Woodridge on April 21.
    May 2, 2016 - 12:59 pm
  • St. James the Apostle School students volunteer time for Day of Service

    GLEN ELLYN – St. James the Apostle School sixth-grade student MacKenzie Arnish saw the smiles on the residents at Arden Courts of Glen Ellyn as she br ...
    May 2, 2016 - 3:52 pm
  • Chicagoland Speedway cancels 'Go Green for Spring' event

    JOLIET — Chicagoland Speedway and Route 66 Raceway has canceled its inaugural “Go Green for Spring” event, which was scheduled for Saturday, due to th ...
    April 29, 2016 - 4:58 pm
  • Environmental Defenders of McHenry County taking garage sale donations

    CRYSTAL LAKE – In preparation for their spring garage sale, the Environmental Defenders of McHenry County will be taking donations of gently used item ...
    April 29, 2016 - 4:36 pm
  • Will County hosts heroin education summit

    ROMEOVILLE — Politicians, public health advocates and law enforcement were among the 300-plus people who attended Friday's countywide heroin education ...
    April 29, 2016 - 4:02 pm
  • Warrenville artist illustrates new children's book

    WARRENVILLE – Author J.K. Palmer’s newly published children’s book, “Gladys Sings,” is illustrated by nationally recognized Warrenville artist Scott H ...
    April 29, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • West Suburban Chamber of Commerce's first female president leaves behind legacy of activism

    LA GRANGE – Since Helen Sauer Brown's death in late March, her oldest daughter said she's received numerous notes from friends all stating the same th ...
    April 29, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Woodridge Public Library to offer talks on gardening, college planning

    WOODRIDGE – Local gardening expert Nina Koziol will present Paint Your Garden with Plants at 7 p.m. May 3 at the Woodridge Public Library. It’s follow ...
    April 29, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Family Shelter Service marks 40 years of domestic violence work in DuPage County

    WHEATON – Over the last 40 years, what started as a group of seven families hoping to address homelessness has morphed into an organization at the for ...
    May 3, 2016 - 7:00 am
  • Woodstock lawyer touts experience in McHenry County State's Attorney race

    Woodstock-based attorney Jim Harrison says his "vast and wide" experience is what sets he and his opponent apart in the race for McHenry County state' ...
    April 29, 2016 - 5:35 pm
  • Former Wheaton College student pleads guilty to illegal video recording in showers

    WHEATON – A former Wheaton College student accused of secretly video recording female college students while they showered in a campus-owned apartment ...
    April 29, 2016 - 10:31 pm
  • DuPage Forest Preserve lecture, events to attract pollinators

    The Forest Preserve District of DuPage County invites residents to join its efforts to increase populations of butterflies, bees and other imperiled a ...
    April 29, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Berwyn author wins Soon to be Famous Illinois Author Project

    BERWYN – Berwyn resident Geralyn Hesslau Magrady has been named the 2016 Soon to be Famous Illinois Author with her self-published debut novel, “Lines ...
    April 29, 2016 - 1:55 pm
  • Crystal Lake police reports for Friday, April 29, 2016

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    April 29, 2016 - 1:26 pm
  • Reader Poll

    How do you like to spend Mother's Day?
    Doing whatever Mom wants to do.
    I'm the mom, and I just want to see/hear from family
    Mom's no longer with us, but it's a day to remember her
    I don't mark Mother's Day