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  • Volo Auto Museum loans car to Stephen King

    VOLO – Executives at the Volo Auto Museum are well known for collecting and exhibiting Hollywood cars. When it comes to curating cars, though, the app ...
    July 30, 2015 - 11:43 am
  • Addison police: Freight train strikes semi at Grace Street crossing

    ADDISON – A freight train collided with a semitrailer carrying mail early July 30 in Addison, according to an Addison Police Department news release.
    July 30, 2015 - 8:56 pm
  • Critic’s Choice: ‘Beaches’ holding up well en route to Broadway

    OAKBROOK TERRACE – “Beaches,” a 1988 film based on a novel of the same name by Iris Rainer Dart, is now off to a good start in its transition to the s ...
    July 30, 2015 - 10:20 am
  • Little Lake County: Top 10 family festivals this August

    August is looming on the horizon and with it (for many) comes the countdown until classes begin. You may be like me – anxiously counting down the minu ...
    July 30, 2015 - 10:15 am
  • Darien-Woodridge Fire Protection District sees rating increase

    WOODRIDGE – The Darien-Woodridge Fire Protection District recently was bumped up to a Public Protection Class 2 rating by the Insurance Services Offic ...
    July 30, 2015 - 5:02 pm
  • West Chicago police: West Chicago man arrested for sexually abusing 2 children

    WEST CHICAGO – A West Chicago man is charged with sexually assaulting two children during a two-year period, according to a West Chicago Police Depart ...
    July 30, 2015 - 8:39 am
  • Anderson's Bookshop will hold grand opening of La Grange location Saturday

    LA GRANGE – Staff at Anderson’s Bookshop’s new La Grange location, 26 S. La Grange Road, are working this week to get ready for the book store’s ribbo ...
    July 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Chit Chat: Jim Green to host CD release party in Geneva

    Jim Green will perform in a perfect setting for his new nature-inspired CD – the Geneva Park District’s Peck Farm Park Interpretive Center.
    July 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Aerial effects will be part of Batavia Fine Arts Centre show

    BATAVIA – An original production featuring aerial and flying effects will take place in September at the Batavia Fine Arts Centre.
    July 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Hall & Oates takes on Aurora

    AURORA – With hits like “Rich Girl,” “Kiss on My List,” and “Private Eyes,” Daryl Hall and John Oates have sold more albums than any other duo in mu ...
    July 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Face Time with Michele Pasch

    Naperville resident Michele Pasch, 52, was part of a knitting circle at LivingWell Cancer Resource Center in Geneva when she answered nine questions f ...
    July 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Tyson Motor expands in Shorewood

    SHOREWOOD – Shorewood trustees Tuesday paved the way for Tyson Motor Corp. to expand its car dealership lot in Shorewood by vacating a rarely used str ...
    July 29, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • Groups seek hearing over Illiana tax break request

    Environmental protection groups are seeking a public hearing to address a recent filing by the Illinois Department of Revenue requesting tax breaks fo ...
    July 29, 2015 - 10:54 pm
  • Minooka, police reach contract agreement

    MINOOKA – After six months of negotiations, village trustees approved Tuesday night a contract with Minooka Police Chapter 348 of the Metropolitan All ...
    July 29, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Rialto ends fiscal year with loss, seeks marquee solution

    JOLIET – The Rialto Square Theatre board heard Wednesday that it ended the fiscal year with a loss of about $9,000, which included $171,000 spent on a ...
    July 29, 2015 - 10:53 pm
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