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  • Three Rivers Library District celebrates 40 years

    CHANNAHON – Before the Three Rivers Public Library District was formed, the towns of Channahon and Minooka could borrow books only by mail from the Bu ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 10:42 pm
  • Joliet leaders weigh-in on Rialto's future

    JOLIET – The page is about to turn on the next chapter of the Rialto Square Theatre.On Wednesday, th ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 10:42 pm
  • Chicken-N-Spice lease up in 2022, owner uncertain of restaurant's future

    JOLIET – News of Joliet Junior College moving forward with the process to acquire the property Chicken-N-Spice sits on came as a surprise for the rest ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 10:37 pm
  • Joliet, Lockport districts score slightly higher, lower on ACT exam

    Joliet High School District 204 scored slightly lower on the ACT test compared with the state average while Lockport High School District 205 scored h ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 10:38 pm
  • Singleton family seeking more time in parsonage to preserve legacy

    JOLIET – Forty-four years ago, the Rev. Isaac Singleton Sr., his bride, Pearlie, and family moved into the Mount Zion Baptist Church parsonage at 716 ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 10:37 pm
  • Prosecutor: Joliet murder suspect is in hospital, was out driving around

    JOLIET – A suspect in a 2012 murder outside a Joliet boxing gym remained hospitalized Friday while a special prosecutor is still seeking to have his b ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Lockport man gets nine years for beating fiancé with brass knuckles

    JOLIET – A Lockport man has been sentenced to nine years in prison for beating his fiancée while wearing brass knuckles.
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Will County Health Department celebrates 50 years of vision, hearing tests

    JOLIET – The Will County Health Department has given vision and hearing screenings for 50 years.Actu ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Countryside drive seeks donations for Louisiana flood victims

    COUNTRYSIDE – After seeing the images of the devastating floods in Louisiana earlier this month that left thousands of people homeless, Jack Kielczyns ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 9:00 am
  • Wheaton BrightStar Care caregiver honored for her compassion

    WHEATON – Even though a stroke in May 2015 left Wayne Rohr unable to speak, BrightStar Care of Central DuPage-Wheaton caregiver Elsa Salguero was able ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 8:00 pm
  • New Glenbard West science addition offers learning opportunities

    GLEN ELLYN – Glenbard West High School junior Octavio Munoz said he is excited about the possibilities a newly opened state-of-the-art science additio ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 9:30 pm
  • High school football: Senior Prince Walker, Montini set for success this season

    LOMBARD – Montini's Prince Walker – yes, Prince is his actual name – already has one major life decision off his plate as he has committed to Western ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 5:30 pm
  • Anawim Arts Studio in Wheaton to bring together artists of different mediums

    WHEATON – For Arlene Ashack, painting is a way for her to tap into her spiritual side."It is a chanc ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Lombard retirement community completes $19 million expansion project

    LOMBARD – Beacon Hill retirement community unveiled a $19 million expansion Aug. 17 that includes a new 28,000-square-foot building, complete with a h ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • High school football: Jimmy Kenneally, IC Catholic ready to roll

    ELMHURST – For Jim Kenneally and his IC Catholic football teammates, 2015 was a dream season. The Knights won the Metro Suburban West conference title ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 3:30 pm
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