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  • Huntley High School students perform one-act plays starting Thursday

    HUNTLEY – Starting Thursday, Huntley High School students will perform four one-act plays directed by students themselves.
    NEW: Jan. 27, 2015 - 2:22 pm
  • Cary School District 26 mulls transportation center location options

    CARY – Even though a potential $2.2 million sale of Maplewood School wouldn't pay for the entire cost of relocating a transportation center, School Di ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 12:37 pm
  • 2012 Crystal Lake South grad dies after hit-and-run at Illionis State, former coach says

    Ben Allison, a 2012 graduate of Crystal Lake South High School, died Tuesday morning after being involved in a hit-and-run incident Saturday at Illino ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 11:55 am
  • Island Lake village clerk dies of cancer

    ISLAND LAKE – The village of Island Lake is mourning the loss of one of their own after news was delivered Monday that Village Clerk Teresa Ponio had ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 11:45 am
  • Minooka junior receives JJC Award of Excellence for photo

    MINOOKA – Minooka Community High School photography student Nora Russell knew she had a good opportunity to capture a beautiful slice of life when her ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 11:32 am
  • Prairie Grove District 46 principal to leave at end of school year

    PRAIRIE GROVE – The only District 46 administrator with more than a year of experience in Prairie Grove is set to leave at the end of the school year, ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 11:30 am
  • College of DuPage to hold special meeting on President Breuder's retirement contract

    GLEN ELLYN – The College of DuPage Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting Wednesday night to further address President Robert Breuder's retirem ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 12:28 pm
  • Living in Lake County: Children advocates ensure well-being in court system

    A number of years ago I was volunteering for the Zacharias Center in Gurnee, which assists victims of sexual abuse. After being thoroughly trained, I ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 9:30 am
  • Lake County deputies on patrol for Super Bowl

    LAKE COUNTY – Special patrols will be conducted by the Lake County Sheriff's Office this Super Bowl weekend to arrest drunk drivers and cite seat belt ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 9:06 am
  • Channahon District 17 hires new superintendent

    CHANNAHON – By unanimous vote, the Channahon District 17 school board Monday hired current Rockdale School District 84 Superintendent Nick Henkle as C ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 8:44 am
  • Property tax exemptions available for Lemont Township seniors

    LEMONT – Lemont Township residents 65 or older in 2014 have until Feb. 4 to file renewal forms for senior citizen property tax exemptions for the 2014 ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Man shot in drive-by shooting 2nd in La Grange since November

    LA GRANGE – A 22-year-old man was shot at about 2:45 p.m. Monday in the zero to 100 block of Washington Avenue in La Grange.
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 11:42 pm
  • Woodstock police probe report of gunshots fired

    WOODSTOCK – The Woodstock Police Department is investigating after gunshots were fired through a front window of a residence in an incident believed t ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 9:10 am
  • Women making up larger percentage of gun owners

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Four ladies watched, their unloaded handguns on the tables in front of them, as instructor Susan Parker went over the fundamentals of h ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 10:51 pm
  • USF fundraising event hits record level of donations for scholarships at Joliet university

    JOLIET – For the third consecutive year, the University of St. Francis Caritas Scholarship Ball reached a record level of raising funds for student sc ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 10:45 pm
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