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  • La Grange District 102 OKs going to referendum for extra $3M in annual tax revenue

    LA GRANGE – La Grange School District 102 has opted to go to referendum to ask residents for an additional $3 million in annual tax revenue to help as ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 7:02 am
  • Cockrell: Assessor's office helps with home improvements, property value

    Whether building a new home, putting on an addition or remodeling, feel free to call the Downers Grove Township Assessor’s Office for an estimate of t ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 2:30 pm
  • Shots fired at Crest Hill home

    CREST HILL — Police are investigating a shooting that occurred early Sunday. More than one shot stru ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 2:12 pm
  • Suburban Life experiencing phone issues

    The offices of Suburban Life are currently experiencing problems with the phone system. Staff currently can make and receive calls, but cannot access ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 1:48 pm
  • Elmhurst Impact Dance Company welcomes new dance education coordinator

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Park District recently welcomed Katie Loveless as the new dance education coordinator. She will direct the Impact Dance Compan ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Woman flown to hospital after Route 176 crash in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A woman in her 50s was flown from the scene of a car crash on Route 176 and Briarwood Road on Monday afternoon.
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Marengo City Council talks booze, gambling

    MARENGO – The city won’t approve liquor licenses for video gambling facilities until council members decide on whether to create a special designation ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 11:46 pm
  • Woodstock teen accused of stabbing 31-year-old man during party

    WOODSTOCK – An 18-year-old Woodstock man was arrested and charged Sunday after he allegedly stabbed a 31-year-old man during an altercation at a party ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 11:35 pm
  • Live stream of Johnsburg foster home for cats goes viral

    JOHNSBURG – When Johnsburg resident Chris Jansen started the Kitten Academy Live Stream on YouTube, he had no idea more than 2,000 people would be loo ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 11:25 pm
  • Rabid bat found in Joliet

    JOLIET – The fifth rabid bat found in 2016 in Will County was reported last week.Will County health ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 10:51 pm
  • Will County approves funding for local University of Illinois Extension office

    JOLIET – The Will County unit of the University of Illinois Grundy-Kankakee-Will Extension Office is due to receive some additional funding after the ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 10:51 pm
  • Blain's Farm & Fleet holding 4-day job fair in Romeoville

    ROMEOVILLE – Blain’s Farm & Fleet is holding a series of job fairs this week and next week for its new location in Romeoville.
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 10:49 pm
  • Troy board ties on TIF district agreement vote

    SHOREWOOD – The Troy District 30-C school board was divided last week about whether to approve an intergovernmental agreement stating specific terms o ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 10:48 pm
  • Smoke testing ongoing this week in Joliet

    JOLIET – Smoke on the water. Down inside the sewers.Joliet’s Department of Public Utilities will be ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 10:48 pm
  • Plainfield D-202 board approves putting budget in display

    PLAINFIELD – The Plainfield District 202 board on Monday approved putting on public display the tentative fiscal 2017 budget – which the board plans t ...
    Aug. 22, 2016 - 10:47 pm
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