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  • Emmanuel Episcopal Church in La Grange hosts antique show

    LA GRANGE – The Emmanuel Episcopal Church Antique Show, now in it’s 59th year, will return to the church this week for three days of treasure hunting.
    NEW: March 4, 2015 - 10:58 am
  • Interest high in Riverside Brookfield stadium naming rights

    RIVERSIDE – It appears there is great interest in the idea of putting a name for a price on the Riverside Brookfield High School stadium.
    NEW: March 4, 2015 - 10:55 am
  • Carol Stream dads, daughters dance to 'Frozen' theme: 6 photos

    Disney's "Frozen" set the scene for this year's Carol Stream Park District Daddy Daughter Dance last Friday and Saturday at St. Andrews Golf Club in W ...
    NEW: March 4, 2015 - 10:55 am
  • Police to crack down on DUI, seat belt violations

    BERWYN – The Berwyn Police Department will be out in force cracking down on people not wearing seat belts and driving under the influence after painti ...
    NEW: March 4, 2015 - 10:54 am
  • Snapshot: Students win prizes in American Legion Essay Contest

    LA GRANGE – Local students from around the area received awards Feb. 18 in the annual American Legion Essay Contest, sponsored locally by the Robert E ...
    NEW: March 4, 2015 - 10:50 am
  • Citizen's Council of La Grange to host candidate forum Sunday

    LA GRANGE – The Citizens’ Council of La Grange will host candidates for the upcoming local election at a Candidate Forum scheduled March 11.
    NEW: March 4, 2015 - 10:49 am
  • Students show off science knowledge at Brookfield Zoo

    BROOKFIELD – Students from 10 area schools participated in a science fair, which was sponsored by BP, on Thursday at Brookfield Zoo.
    NEW: March 4, 2015 - 10:47 am
  • District 181 will move administrative office due student enrollment growth

    BURR RIDGE – School District 181 is growing and more space is needed, district officials said as the Board of Education voted Monday to approve a leas ...
    NEW: March 4, 2015 - 10:44 am
  • Grayslake teams prove strength in boys basketball regionals

    LAKE COUNTY – Regional play began this week for all the boys basketball teams around Lake County. Here's a summary of how things played out earlier th ...
    NEW: March 4, 2015 - 10:44 am
  • Antioch claims first girls basketball sectional championship, falls before state

    ANTIOCH – What a year it has been for the Antioch girls basketball team. The Sequoits won 30 games and added some hardware to their team's legacy by w ...
    NEW: March 4, 2015 - 10:22 am
  • Geneva submits Rt. 31 road diet feasibility study request to IDOT

    GENEVA – The Geneva City Council this week approved a modified version of the Route 31 road diet feasibility study to be submitted to the state for co ...
    March 3, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • Jurors hear opening statements in Shadwick King case

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A 12-member jury Tuesday afternoon heard attorneys’ opening statements and testimony from three witnesses during the second day ...
    March 3, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • Joliet mayor Giarrante touts growth in State of the City

    JOLIET – Mayor Tom Giarrante said the city is financially sound and seeing new growth in a State of the City speech that hinted at times to the April ...
    March 3, 2015 - 11:05 pm
  • Joliet, Plainfield school leaders see value in prioritizing state requirements

    JOLIET – Many requirements the state imposes on school districts benefit students and the community, but they come with a price tag, said Tom Hernande ...
    March 3, 2015 - 11:02 pm
  • Plainfield awards permit to proposed recreational club

    PLAINFIELD – A new recreational and private club received a special use permit from the Plainfield Village Board on Monday after parking and noise iss ...
    March 3, 2015 - 11:01 pm
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