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  • Clarendon Hills Public Library to host annual ice cream social

    CLARENDON HILLS – Looking to cool down on a hot summer day?The Clarendon Hills Public Library, 7 N. ...
    July 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Cicero to celebrate National Night Out Aug. 4

    CICERO – The town of Cicero will join communities across the U.S. and Canada in the National Night Out event in an effort to bring residents and polic ...
    July 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • McHenry County human service leaders to stress economic worth amid budget impasse

    As the state’s budget woes continue to cripple their finances, human service agencies in McHenry County are planning an event meant to show their broa ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 11:46 pm
  • Death midwives, home funeral advocates push to take care of loved ones after they die

    WAUCONDA – Laura Fry only knew the first man she helped die as “dad.”The 72-year-old man’s lungs and ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 11:46 pm
  • Joliet weighs options as Evergreen Terrace deadline nears

    JOLIET – The Joliet City Council this week is set again to discuss the merits and pitfalls of spending $15 million to buy the Evergreen Terrace low-in ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 11:05 pm
  • Three arrested by Will County Forest Preserve District Police in vehicle burglaries

    PLAINFIELD – Forest Preserve District of Will County Police arrested three people last week and charged them with a series of vehicle burglaries at a ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • Rialto meeting agendas may go online for first time

    JOLIET – People going to meetings of the Rialto Square Theatre board may not have to wait until they get to the theater to find out what is on the age ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • Plainfield parks director makes high-level staff changes

    PLAINFIELD – Executive Director Carlo Capalbo has made his mark since he took over the Plainfield Township Park District in September.
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • Lincoln-Way board takes on more questions about school closings

    FRANKFORT – Lincoln-Way board members assured the public throughout a special meeting Saturday that the education quality of the schools will stay the ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 10:57 pm
  • Low state aid, enrollment and poor housing market affect Lincoln-Way

    NEW LENOX – Housing starts were booming a decade ago in the towns Lincoln-Way High School District 210 served. When they looked toward the horizon, al ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Will County ranks No. 2 for traffic fatalities statewide

    JOLIET — Interstate 55 near Arsenal Road was transformed July 21, 2014, into a gnarled mess after a truck slammed into stopped vehicles in the middle ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 10:53 pm
  • Training exercise helps prepare Will, Grundy communities for nuclear meltdown

    MORRIS – People residing within 10 miles of Exelon Corporation’s Dresden Generating Station in Goose Lake Township can be assured their local and regi ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 10:48 pm
  • Glen Ellyn village president visits French sister city

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn Village Board of Trustees President Alexander Demos and wife Lisa visit with first responders during a July trip to Glen Ellyn ...
    July 1, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Hundreds participate in Saturday's third annual Chicago NF walk

    GENEVA – Kaneland High School student Austin Kintz had to gulp down some water after participating in Saturday's 5K Run/Walk to benefit the nonprofit ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 5:00 pm
  • Police Reports: Westmont for July 29

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Westmont Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have n ...
    July 1, 2015 - 12:50 pm
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