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  • New Lenox couple exposed to rabid bat

    NEW LENOX – The seventh rabid bat reported in Will County in 2016 was found Friday in a New Lenox residence, according to a news release from the Coun ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 1:31 pm
  • District 89 seeks input to help update website

    GLEN ELLYN – Community Consolidated School District 89 is asking students, staff and community members to take a quick survey that will help shape the ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 1:30 pm
  • St. Joan of Arc students achieve high test score results

    Testing students to see where they stand academically is an important part of the education process.  Each student is shown where they rank in relatio ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 12:03 pm
  • Elmhurst amateur radio operators celebrate club’s 80th anniversary

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst York Radio Club recently celebrated its 80th year as an organization dedicated to supporting amateur radio
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Former IHOP restaurant in Wheaton to be razed

    WHEATON – A former IHOP restaurant in the Danada Square East shopping center in Wheaton will be torn down to make way for a fast-casual chicken restau ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 7:11 am
  • Police reports: Westmont for Sept. 21

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Westmont Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have n ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Police: Lockport man killed trying to cross train tracks

    LOCKPORT – A 20-year-old Lockport man was killed Tuesday night after being struck by a train while trying to cross the tracks, police said.
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 10:11 am
  • Police Reports: Berwyn, Brookfield, La Grange Park and Riverside for Sept. 21

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 10:00 am
  • Marengo Lions Club to host Trap Shoot fundraiser

    The Marengo Lions Club will hold its annual Trap Shoot fundraiser from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Coon Creek Hunt Club in Garden Prairie.
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 12:42 am
  • Low-cost pet microchip, vaccination event to be held in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Animal Control officials say pets have a better chance of being reunited with their families if they have microchips for quick identifi ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • Driver cited in Route 120 crash in McHenry, police official says

    McHENRY – One driver was cited after a two-vehicle crash Monday on Route 120 in McHenry, a police official said.
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 12:36 am
  • Harvard city clerk arrested on child porn charges

    HARVARD – City Clerk Andrew J. Wells was arrested Monday on child pornography charges.Wells, 54, of ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 12:25 am
  • Cary native Rick Carone keeps fighting cancer through batting practice, foundation

    Rick Carone didn’t feel well. Days after surgery, he arrived at U.S. Cellular Field for batting practice.
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 12:21 am
  • Ex-National Guard soldier who targeted Joliet armory given 30-year prison sentence

    CHICAGO – A Chicago federal judge on Tuesday sentenced a former Illinois National Guard soldier and his cousin to prison for plotting to join Islamic ...
    Sept. 20, 2016 - 10:46 pm
  • Crest Hill council approves McGuire as interim administrator

    CREST HILL – Crest Hill officials have approved an interim city administrator after Administrator Jim Elmquist resigned after just six months in the p ...
    Sept. 20, 2016 - 10:44 pm
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