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  • 10 most expensive homes for sale in Elmhurst: Week of Sept. 22, 2016

    How often have you driven by a large home and asked yourself how much does that home cost? Here is a list of the 10 most expensive homes for sale as o ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 2:03 pm
  • Autism advocate Temple Grandin visits Glenbard East High School

    LOMBARD – Temple Grandin knows firsthand the challenges those diagnosed with autism face.But Grandin ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 9:47 am
  • McHenry County Sheriff's Office to host snowmobile safety courses

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office will offer beginning snowmobile operators safety education courses over the next several months.
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 12:45 am
  • Defenders hosting book sale at Algonquin Township Road District garage

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Environmental Defenders of McHenry County is holding its annual Big Fall Book Sale beginning Friday at the Algonquin Township Road ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 12:43 am
  • Woodstock's Jaci's Cookies to close Sept. 30

    WOODSTOCK – The Square will lose a bit of its sweetness by the end of the month.Jaci Krandel announc ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 12:43 am
  • Crystal Lake approves video gambling permit, says another proposal needs more work

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The City Council granted a video gambling license to one establishment, and told another that it needs to figure out a workable plan be ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • Sage Products in Cary plans 27-acre expansion, expects to add 350 jobs

    CARY – A 27-acre expansion of Sage Products in Cary is expected to create 350 jobs within five years, Village Administrator Chris Clark said.
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 12:38 am
  • Woodstock resident raising awareness of brain aneurysms

    WOODSTOCK – September is Brain Aneurysm Awareness Month, and Woodstock resident Alana Sattler said she wants more people to be aware of the life-threa ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 12:18 am
  • Wrongful death complaint filed in Wendling crash

    MORRIS – A wrongful death complaint was filed Wednesday in Grundy County on behalf of the estates of Mark and Janice Wendling, the couple struck from ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 7:25 pm
  • Police: DuPage Township man had police gear in car, meth lab in basement, guns in both

    DuPAGE TOWNSHIP – Police reportedly found a meth lab last week in the basement of a DuPage Township home.
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 5:04 pm
  • Fire destroys Plainfield home, kills cats

    PLAINFIELD – A ranch house was destroyed by a fire Wednesday morning in Plainfield.Plainfield Fire P ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 4:12 pm
  • Mystery Diner: Babcock's Grove House brings Midwestern comfort food to Lombard

    LOMBARD – A downtown Lombard building that predates the Civil War has been transformed into a modern hot spot for Midwestern comfort food.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 7:28 am
  • Wheaton College employee charged with child pornography possession

    WHEATON – A Wheaton College employee has been placed on unpaid leave after being charged with possession of child pornography, according to a news rel ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 7:05 am
  • La Grange Park 93-year-old moved by Honor Flight experience

    LA GRANGE PARK – World War II veteran Paul Watts never had much interest in seeing the majestic war memorials in Washington D.C. The Plymouth Place Se ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 7:09 am
  • New Lenox couple exposed to rabid bat

    NEW LENOX – The seventh rabid bat reported in Will County in 2016 was found Friday in a New Lenox residence, according to a news release from the Coun ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 1:31 pm
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