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  • Stadalsky: Memorial bench dedicated in Minooka

    MINOOKA – This year’s annual community picnic in Minooka was a special one. It was the day the Minooka Lions Club and Mayor Pat Brennan dedicated a be ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 10:22 pm
  • Lincoln-Way D-210 officials determining scope of audits

    NEW LENOX – Lincoln-Way High School District 210 administrators are trying to figure out the scope of audits that board members have requested proposa ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 10:20 pm
  • Plainfield School D-202 board seeks fee limit increases, waivers

    PLAINFIELD – The Plainfield School District 202 Board of Education has scheduled a special meeting Monday to vote on waiving a state physical educatio ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 10:20 pm
  • Disability advocates 'Stroll 'n' Roll' through Pilcher Park in Joliet

    JOLIET – People with and without disabilities took a stroll Saturday through Pilcher Park as part of the Will-Grundy Center for Independent Living’s “ ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 10:19 pm
  • Hockey Fans flock to Wilmington to meet Blackhawks' treasured Stanley Cup

    WILMINGTON – The elder from the Lake Superior Chippewa tribe circled Lord Stanley’s Cup during the prized trophy’s opening ceremony Saturday night in ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 10:19 pm
  • Police Reports: Wheaton for Oct. 1

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Wheaton Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have no ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 2:00 pm
  • Police Reports: Glen Ellyn for Oct. 1

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Glen Ellyn Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 6:30 am
  • McHenry County school districts weigh in on construction, zoning after bleachers controversy

    CARY – The meeting started with accusations of malfeasance over the Crystal Lake South High School bleachers before transitioning to a celebratory rib ...
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 11:42 pm
  • Crest Hill haunted house's name came from owner's fear of nearby prison

    CREST HILL – Paul Siegel grew up looking across the open fields at prison guards on horseback roaming around the Stateville Correctional Center.
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 11:09 pm
  • Road resurfacing to begin next week on Route 52 in Joliet

    JOLIET – PT Ferro will start road resurfacing improvements beginning Tuesday starting with Route 52 from Essington Road to McDonald Avenue, and contin ...
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 11:09 pm
  • Plainfield trustee advocates for more intersection right turn lanes, light synchronization

    PLAINFIELD – Village trustees claim daily traffic congestion at several major intersections in Plainfield have residents clamoring for solutions.
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Will County Forest Preserve District to consider new dog park rules

    JOLIET – The Forest Preserve District of Will County’s Board of Commissioners could vote this week on changes to its permit revocation process and par ...
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Crest Hill's Statesville spookers form family of outcasts

    CREST HILL – Walking into the dark, musty entrance of the Statesville Haunted Prison, an eerie chill embarks before visitors are greeted by a ghoulish ...
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 11:00 pm
  • Wheaton Park District to tweak name of Central Athletic Center

    WHEATON – The Wheaton Park District's athletic center will be re-christened in October, according to a news release from the district.
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 3:50 pm
  • Joliet police: Parolee robbed man at gunpoint

    JOLIET – Police stopped a fight Wednesday they said turned out to be a man struggling with a would-be-robber.
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 12:41 pm
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