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  • State law requires Will County schools, daycares to test for lead

    Some Will County schools and day cares are under a deadline by the end of this year to test for lead in drinking water.
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 10:34 pm
  • Stateville escapee arrested in Atlanta by deportation officers

    A man who escaped from Stateville Correctional Center in Crest Hill nearly 14 years ago was apprehended Friday morning in Atlanta.
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 3:48 pm
  • Voting continues until Feb. 20 for Best of Wheaton businesses, nonprofits

    WHEATON – The Wheaton Chamber of Commerce, Downtown Wheaton Association, Danada Square East, Danada Square West and Town Square Wheaton have partnered ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 12:00 pm
  • I-55 closed at Route 126 after crash; 1 airlifted

    One person was airlifted and southbound Interstate 55 was closed Friday after a multi-vehicle crash near the Joliet-Plainfield border.
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 9:32 am
  • Glen Ellyn History Center to present living history program on Tupperware

    GLEN ELLYN – Actress and historian Leslie Goddard will portray Brownie Wise, the woman who convinced Earl Tupper to sell his inventions through home p ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 9:00 am
  • Harvard man convicted on drug, weapons charges could get new trial

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge will determine whether a Harvard man convicted of drugs and weapons charges in 2014 will receive a new trial.
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 12:14 am
  • Nunda Fire partners with nonprofit to comfort children in crisis

    CRYSTAL LAKE – With the goal of helping McHenry County children during a crisis, the Nunda Rural Fire Protection District on Friday received five back ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 12:02 am
  • Chicago fugitive arrested after being found hiding in Island Lake home

    A Chicago man facing kidnapping, domestic battery and drug charges was arrested Thursday by the Lake County Sheriff’s Warrants Team after he was found ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 12:01 am
  • Woodstock father gets probation, jail time for shaking 4-month-old son

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge sentenced a Woodstock man who “violently” shook his son 4-month-old son to probation and jail time.
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 12:01 am
  • McHenry County Board expected to weigh in on electronic voting rules

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Board’s new electronic voting system will officially go live Tuesday, if board members approve changes to the rules to ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 11:59 pm
  • Glen Ellyn dads, daughters dance the night away at Park District event

    GLEN ELLYN – Fathers and daughters danced the night away during the Glen Ellyn Park District's Valentine-themed Daddy Daughter Dance on Feb. 10 at the ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 7:00 pm
  • Lyons church to host family movie night

    LYONS – St. John's United Church of Christ, 4500 Prescott Ave., Lyons, will host a family movie night at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 18.
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 6:35 pm
  • Wheaton woman wins $250,000 Illinois Lottery prize

    WHEATON – Wheaton resident Sandy McDuffee plans to buy a house after scratching off a $250,000 Crossword ticket and instantly winning a top prize of $ ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 6:27 pm
  • Billy O'Donnell basketball camp to teach youngsters skills, confidence

    GLEN ELLYN – Billy O'Donnell not only loved sports, he also wanted to instill that love for sports in youngsters.
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 5:00 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Feb. 6-13

    New leadership needed in BerwynThe current mayor of Berwyn is bragging about all the wonderful thing ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 4:26 pm