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  • Cicero honors resident, UIC student for actions following attack in campus shower

    CICERO – David Guerrero, 19, of Cicero isn't afraid to get involved.According to his mother, Angelic ...
    April 10, 2014 - 6:43 pm
  • Lyons Police Chief Harley Schinker retires

    LYONS – The village of Lyons has announced the retirement of Police Chief Harley Schinker after four years with the village.
    April 8, 2014 - 5:11 pm
  • Farnham Manor development denied again by frustrated Wheaton City Council

    WHEATON – The proposed Farnham Manor housing development near Farnham Lane and South Main Street was voted down in December and again rebuffed by the ...
    April 8, 2014 - 4:13 pm
  • Village council considers adding fourth Downers Grove Starbucks

    DOWNERS GROVE – Several zoning and permit items related to the proposed Starbucks on Butterfield Road will go before the council for a first reading T ...
    April 8, 2014 - 3:04 pm
  • Elmhurst shopping center asks city for $22,000

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst City Council voted 7 to 4 on Monday in favor of a cost-sharing agreement between the city and the owner of Elmhurst Crossing S ...
    April 8, 2014 - 2:35 pm
  • Elmhurst City Council postpones Hot Dog Lady vote

    ELMHURST – Pamela Uslander, The Hot Dog Lady of Elmhurst, left Monday's Elmhurst City Council meeting without an answer to her petition to keep her sp ...
    April 8, 2014 - 12:39 pm
  • Long lines and crowded courtroom at the Will County Courthouse

    If Chief Judge Richard Schoenstedt is administering the oath to prospective jurors, he starts off with an apology.
    April 7, 2014 - 1:52 pm
  • Woodridge Park Board to consider financing options for ARC

    WOODRIDGE – A financing route for the Woodridge Park District's Athletic Recreation Center is expected to be chosen at a park board meeting Tuesday ni ...
    April 7, 2014 - 12:11 pm
  • Letter: How are government programs performing?

    To the Editor: I’m not sure about the rest of you, but I have some ongoing concerns about the Afford ...
    April 7, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • Village-hosted electronics recycling set for Saturday

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Village of Downers Grove and Creative Recycling will offer electronics recycling from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday.
    April 4, 2014 - 2:32 pm
  • Metra looking for Citizens Advisory Board member

    LEMONT – Lemont Mayor and Metra Board member Brian Reaves announced that he is accepting applications for Metra's Citizens Advisory Board.
    April 4, 2014 - 1:58 pm
  • Riverisde trustees discuss ad hoc committee for First Avenue safety plans

    RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Village Board briefly discussed the creation of an ad hoc commission to address safety concerns at First Avenue and Forest A ...
    April 4, 2014 - 5:44 pm
  • Riverside trustees approve daycare to represent as school

    RIVERSIDE – After a confusing discussion that took significant clarification on how many students a daycare facility and proposed Montessori school wo ...
    April 4, 2014 - 5:08 pm
  • Village council approves $900,000 water main replacement

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Village Council voted Tuesday to approve a $902,246 contract with Swallow Construction to replace about a half-mile ...
    April 4, 2014 - 4:13 pm
  • Lemont Library considering $2.8 million renovation project

    By DAN FARNHAM - dfarnham@shawmedia.comLEMONT – The Lemont Public Library Board and members of the p ...
    April 4, 2014 - 3:04 pm
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