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  • Manley and Bolton seek 98th House seat

    Democrat Natalie Manley wants to serve another term in the Illinois House representing the 98th District, but her opponent Yvonne Bolton – a Plainfiel ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 10:45 pm
  • New Lenox police station close to opening

    NEW LENOX – The new and bigger New Lenox Police Station is scheduled to open in a few weeks. Constru ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 10:44 pm
  • Now playing at the Mode Theater: USF

    JOLIET – The University of St. Francis’ move into the former Mode theater building downtown falls in line with the school’s ongoing commitment to Joli ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 10:43 pm
  • Glen Ellyn mosque celebrates Eid al-Adha

    GLEN ELLYN – Local members of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community gathered to celebrate Eid al-Adha on Oct. 5 at Baitul Jaamay Mosque in Glen Ellyn.
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 5:30 pm
  • SERRA Club to host October dinner meeting

    GLEN ELLYN – The SERRA Club of DuPage will host a dinner meeting Monday, the club announced in a news release.
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 5:35 pm
  • Riverside's Arcade Building to receive statewide award for restoration

    RIVERSIDE – The village of Riverside’s historic Arcade Building, 1 Riverside Road, is one of nine Illinois landmarks that are being recognized for the ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • St. Raymond students march to raise awareness about Catholic education

    JOLIET – Hundreds of students marched Friday outside St. Raymond Cathedral in Joliet to demonstrate the importance of Catholic education in the commun ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 11:07 pm
  • Plainfield haunted house scares up support for schools

    PLAINFIELD – The underground denizens of Village of Screamfield beckon Plainfield residents to visit their haunted environs the weekend before Hallowe ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 11:04 pm
  • Local hospitals, health departments prepare for Ebola

    Local hospitals and health organizations in Will and Grundy counties are preparing – just in case – for an outbreak of Ebola through a series of measu ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 11:05 pm
  • Plainfield fire board sets special meeting for Monday

    PLAINFIELD – The abrupt decision to put Plainfield Fire Protection District Deputy Chief John Stratton on administrative leave may be discussed at a s ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 11:04 pm
  • Crystal Lake library seeks public input on new building

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake residents will have an opportunity to help shape the future of the city’s library Monday during two informational sessions ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 10:58 pm
  • Richland board president backs administration

    CREST HILL – Richland School Board President Julie Starasinich last week read a statement reaffirming the board’s support for top administrators after ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 10:57 pm
  • Stretch of Ringwood Road to be resurfaced

    RINGWOOD – A section of Ringwood Road stretching from Route 120 to Spring Grove Road, crossing the city of McHenry, the villages of Ringwood and Johns ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 10:57 pm
  • Killer of Joliet ice cream man gets lighter sentence

    JOLIET – The confessed killer of an ice cream vendor has been re-sentenced to prison after years of legal wrangling.
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 10:56 pm
  • Lockport plans to use reserve funds for roads and sewers

    LOCKPORT – City officials in Lockport plan to draw from reserve funding in their 2015 fiscal budget to pay for upcoming capital improvement projects. 
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 10:56 pm
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