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  • Lemont couple honored for charity service

    LEMONT – Catholic Charities presented its Helping Hands Award to Christine and Richard Guzior of Lemont during its annual Helping Hands Dinner and Auc ...
    April 19, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Lakewood subdivision to be financed through the crowd

    LAKEWOOD – The homes being built in the Cambria subdivision are designed with empty nesters in mind – maintenance-free landscaping, architecture meant ...
    April 18, 2015 - 11:45 pm
  • Report: Illinois ranks ninth in most deficient bridges

    Yet another study of federal data concludes that the U.S., and Illinois in particular, is lagging when it comes to repairing or replacing structurally ...
    April 18, 2015 - 11:44 pm
  • Morris, Minooka, Grundy County look to partner on Brisbin Road

    MORRIS – With great relations between Morris, Minooka and Grundy County, officials say it’s only a matter of time before a pre-annexation agreement is ...
    April 18, 2015 - 10:31 pm
  • Lawsuits allege Joliet diocese priests preyed on religious youths

    Note to readers: The following story contains graphic descriptions of allegations of abuse by priests and may be offensive to some readers.
    April 18, 2015 - 9:57 pm
  • Grant funding suspended for Spanish Community Center in Joliet

    JOLIET – Program reductions and layoffs are on the horizon at Joliet’s Spanish Community Center following news of Gov. Bruce Rauner’s recent suspensio ...
    April 18, 2015 - 9:55 pm
  • Joliet charity organization hosts telethon fundraiser

    JOLIET – Easter Seals Joliet Region ran telethons Saturday with the goal of raising $180,000 to continue serving families with disability services. 
    April 18, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • Joliet names Telecommunicator of the Year

    JOLIET – “This job goes from 0 to 100 miles per hour like that,” Kyle Parker said while snapping his fingers. “A slow shift can turn into busy, consta ...
    April 18, 2015 - 9:50 pm
  • Will, Grundy schools enter agreements to share cost for services

    MANHATTAN – A small school district in Manhattan faced the great cost of replacing an aging bus fleet – until Lincoln-Way High School District 210 ste ...
    April 18, 2015 - 9:39 pm
  • Traffic accident leaves two dead

    BOLINGBROOK — A traffic crash near Interstate 55 in Bolingbrook on Saturday afternoon resulted in the deaths of a mother and her young son.
    April 18, 2015 - 8:19 pm
  • Body found in Des Plaines River in Joliet believe to be that of man who jumped

    JOLIET – The body found Saturday afternoon in the Des Plaines River is believed to be a man who jumped from the Cass Street Bridge on April 10.
    April 18, 2015 - 4:15 pm
  • Man killed by a vehicle in Crest Hill

    CREST HILL — A unidentified man was killed after being struck by a vehicle Saturday.The man was pron ...
    April 18, 2015 - 2:01 pm
  • Wheaton seeking volunteers for annual Prairie Path cleanup

    WHEATON – The environmental improvement commission is seeking volunteers to clean up the 16 miles of the Illinois Prairie Path that runs through Wheat ...
    April 18, 2015 - 10:28 am
  • Kitchen Tune-Up recognizes Downers Grove franchise

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Kitchen Tune-Up franchise was recognized at a recent conference, the franchise announced in a news release.
    April 18, 2015 - 10:30 am
  • Immanuel Lutheran Church to host fashion show

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Women's Service Guild of Immanuel Lutheran Church will host a Spring Tea and Vintage Fashion Show, the church announced in a news ...
    April 18, 2015 - 10:19 am
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