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  • La Grange Public Library to offer appraisal night Sept. 8

    LA GRANGE – The La Grange Public Library will host an event early next month to help residents determine the true value of the various treasures hidin ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 9:53 am
  • Riverside trustees approve street, water main projects

    RIVERSIDE – Village trustees approved two projects to repair streets and water mains in Riverside at their regular board meeting on Thursday, which wo ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 9:50 am
  • A chance for chili

    LAKE BARRINGTON – For the second year in a row, Ian Fournie has planned the Shady Hill Homeowners Association 5K Chili Dump Run to benefit Misericordi ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 9:35 am
  • Local agencies can consolidate if they choose

    SPRINGFIELD – A new law makes it easier for local government bodies to consolidate or eliminate themselves. Gov. Quinn signed a bill earlier this mont ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 9:34 am
  • Coach loved sports as kid, but wasn't a star

    The Barrington High School boys golf season began earlier this month and Coach Mike Kallenbach is back to lead the Broncos. Coach Kallenbach took time ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 9:34 am
  • Ways to handle bullies

    My goal is to help the community of students returning to school, who may encounter a bullying situation, by providing simple bully prevention tips.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 9:33 am
  • Barn swallows signal autumn's approach

    The following content was provided by on behalf of Wendy Paulson. As an English ma ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 9:32 am
  • Paintings of artist Arturo Miramontes to be featured at Cicero Town Hall

    CICERO – The Paintings of artist Arturo Miramontes will be featured by the town of Cicero at a reception from 6 to 8 p.m. Sept. 9, in the Cicero Town ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 9:03 am
  • District 96 hires new director of finance

    RIVERSIDE – District 96 superintendent Bhavna Sharma-Lewis recently announced the district has hired a new interim director of finance and operations.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 8:58 am
  • A 'democratic' approach to songwriting

    GRAYSLAKE – After enjoying a dinner of fish tacos, indie rock band Sunjacket met to jam for another band practice.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Willow Springs couple die in murder-suicide

    WILLOW SPRINGS – A 26-year-old teacher was shot and killed Saturday in Willow Springs by her husband, who then turned the gun on himself, according to ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 6:37 am
  • Marqana aims to 'fix modern marketing'

    LOMBARD – This didn’t happen by accident. It was more of a logical evolution, according to James Sivis.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Hawk’ Hazen remembered

    I guess if you’re reading this we’ve fulfilled Don Hazen’s mantra again. I hate to use the word “man ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • Community supports fellowship hall for church

    CHANNAHON – The famous African proverb, so famously quoted by Hillary Rodham Clinton, says it takes a village to raise a child. The same appears to ho ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:11 pm
  • On The Record With ... Fred Heid

    HAMPSHIRE – Fred Heid spent a whirlwind summer moving from his home state of Florida to the Carpentersville area to spearhead the future direction of ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:08 pm
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