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  • Civil rights activist speaks at Glen Ellyn library

    GLEN ELLYN – Thomas Armstrong speaks about his experience as a civil rights activist in Mississippi in the 1960s at "Freedom Rider: The Life of a Foot ...
    April 18, 2015 - 10:07 am
  • 4-H youth leader from Warrenville helps plan conference

    Illinois 4-H Youth Leadership Team member Marisa Zajac of Warrenville (center) takes part in the 2015 Illinois 4-H Junior Leadership Conference she he ...
    April 18, 2015 - 9:53 am
  • Westmont Chamber holds event at TheraCORE

    WESTMONT – The Westmont Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau hosts a Business After Hours event March 3 at TheraCORE Physical Therapy, which welcome ...
    April 18, 2015 - 9:49 am
  • La Grange is 8th safest community in state

    LA GRANGE – The village of La Grange can count itself as one of the top 10 safest locations in Illinois, according to the data research company ValueP ...
    April 18, 2015 - 6:30 am
  • Police Reports: Lemont for April 17

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Police Department. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not ...
    April 18, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • State restores funding for select McHenry County area school districts

    ALGONQUIN – Algonquin-based District 300 will receive just shy of $700,000 of the $97 million in education funding being restored statewide.
    April 18, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Bridge, highway work for Will, Grundy counties

    Bridge replacements and interstate work are a big part of the main roadway projects scheduled for this year by the state and Will and Grundy counties.
    April 18, 2015 - 1:00 am
  • Will County Forest Preserve director to take early retirement

    JOLIET – Will County Forest Preserve District Executive Director Marcy DeMauro is among the employees taking advantage of an early retirement program ...
    April 18, 2015 - 1:00 am
  • Civil rights activist talks at JJC about overcoming school segregation

    JOLIET – Sylvia Mendez shared Friday a story she promised her mother she would tell everyone: her family’s fight to make sure she and her siblings cou ...
    April 18, 2015 - 1:00 am
  • ChatterGirls program in Crystal Lake aims to raise self-esteem among young girls

    She started it for her granddaughter. She started it for her daughter. She started it for herself.Al ...
    April 17, 2015 - 11:17 pm
  • No injuries as minivan crashes into Geneva liquor store

    GENEVA – No one was hurt Friday morning when a driver without functional brakes in his 2002 Dodge Grand Caravan drove into the front of an eastside Ge ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:47 pm
  • Attorney contests guilty verdict in Geneva murder case

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The Kane County Public Defender this week formally challenged the guilty verdict in a Geneva man’s first-degree murder case.
    April 17, 2015 - 9:24 pm
  • Forest preserve renamed in Hoscheit's honor

    GENEVA – The Kane County Forest Preserve Commission honored one of its own this week by approving a resolution to rename the Little Woods Forest Prese ...
    April 17, 2015 - 8:50 pm
  • Multi-car crash leads to discovery of stolen registration stickers

    ST. CHARLES – A multivehicle crash last week led to felony charges against a 51-year-old woman after police discovered she had stolen license plate re ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:12 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • Jordan M. Hale, 23, of the 400 block of Union Avenue, St. Charles, was charged Sunday, April 12, with driving under the influence, driving with a bl ...
    April 17, 2015 - 8:26 pm
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