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  • Plants reportedly stolen from Berwyn business corridors

    BERWYN – Plants reportedly have been taken from newly planted floral arrangements in the city of Berwyn's business corridors, according to a Berwyn De ...
    May 31, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Woodstock man charged with aggravated discharge of firearm

    WOODSTOCK – Woodstock police have charged a man with aggravated discharge of a firearm stemming from a January incident that was determined to be drug ...
    May 27, 2016 - 5:20 pm
  • Hoffman Estates man sentenced for DUI crash that paralyzed Algonquin man

    WOODSTOCK – Dale Finucane was planning on booking a family vacation on the evening of Feb. 7, 2015, thinking of the fun, adventure and relaxation he a ...
    May 27, 2016 - 9:51 pm
  • Lisle police conducting Click It or Ticket campaign

    LISLE – The Lisle Police Department will conduct the Click It or Ticket campaign through May 30.Offi ...
    May 26, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Prosecutors: Woman who caused crash that killed Woodstock mother was on heroin

    WOODSTOCK – A Twin Lakes, Wisconsin woman was under the influence of heroin when she caused a crash that left a Woodstock mother dead, authorities all ...
    May 26, 2016 - 1:23 pm
  • Wisconsin woman charged with DUI in McHenry crash that killed Woodstock mother

    WOODSTOCK – A Twin Lakes, Wisconsin woman was under the influence of heroin when she caused a crash that left a Woodstock mother dead, authorities all ...
    May 26, 2016 - 12:52 pm
  • Woodstock man faces felony charge after spitting in judge's face, police say

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock man faces a felony aggravated battery charge after spitting in a judge’s face Wednesday morning, police said.
    May 26, 2016 - 1:16 am
  • Fox Lake Police Pension Board: Village can weigh in on Joe Gliniewicz's widow's request

    FOX LAKE – The village will have a say in whether the board should award a pension to the widow of Fox Lake Police Lt. Joseph Gliniewicz, the Fox Lake ...
    May 26, 2016 - 1:12 am
  • Elmhurst police search for bank robbery suspect

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Police Department is looking for a bank robbery suspect, according to a city of Elmhurst news release.
    May 25, 2016 - 4:41 pm
  • Glen Ellyn implements new notification system

    GLEN ELLYN – The village of Glen Ellyn has implemented a state-of-the-art emergency notification system to alert citizens about emergencies. The new n ...
    May 24, 2016 - 3:38 pm
  • Riverside police conducting Click It or Ticket campaign

    RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Police Department will conduct a Click It or Ticket campaign through May 30.
    May 24, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Cary homeowner pleads not guilty to arson charge; judge denies bond reduction

    WOODSTOCK – A Cary man is denying allegations that he set fire to a vacant two-story home he owned, leaving it uninhabitable.
    May 24, 2016 - 5:24 pm
  • Elmhurst police increase seat belt, DUI enforcment through Memorial Day weekend

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Police Department is conducting extra seat belt and drunk driving enforcement through the Memorial Day weekend, according to a ...
    May 23, 2016 - 8:00 pm
  • La Grange survey confirms safety, flooding, downtown as top issues

    LA GRANGE – An inaugural survey conducted by the Citizens Council of La Grange earlier this year essentially validates what the council believed to be ...
    May 21, 2016 - 8:15 am
  • Recovering addicts offer safe haven at Woodstock sober living home

    WOODSTOCK – When Robin Kellogg walked into a small house on the outskirts of Woodstock last year, he was kicking a heroin addiction and trying to repa ...
    May 20, 2016 - 12:03 am
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