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  • Plainfield house uninhabitable after fire

    PLAINFIELD – A Plainfield house saw hundreds of thousands of dollars in damage due to a fire Monday.
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 2:05 pm
  • Sequoits runner, soccer player Furlong pondered golf and tennis

    ANTIOCH – This week, we get to know junior Tessa Furlong, who is a cross country runner and soccer player for the Antioch Sequoits. We will find out h ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 1:41 pm
  • Week 6 Football: Antioch dominates North Chicago defense

    Antioch 53, North Chicago 6The Sequoits started slow against North Chicago before turning it on to e ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 1:26 pm
  • Sports Roundup: Libertyville, Round Lake boys soccer vie for NSC title

    BOYS SOCCERLibertyville 1, Stevenson 1The Wildcats didn’t get the win Oct. 1, but thanks to a draw w ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 1:18 pm
  • Benefit gala a first for Lemont Center for the Arts

    LEMONT – "Earth without art is just ‘Eh’” is the sentiment of Emily J.B. Christian of Lemont, writ large on a favorite T-shirt.
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 10:28 pm
  • Channahon OKs path project study

    CHANNAHON – Connecting the village’s south neighborhood bike paths with one that crosses the DuPage River and the Illinois and Michigan Canal has been ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 12:56 pm
  • Coroner IDs Harvard man found behind Woodstock business

    WOODSTOCK – The man found dead behind 3 Stars Pizza in Woodstock has been identified as 48-year-old Gary E. Reiher, McHenry County Coroner Anne Majews ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 12:27 pm
  • Best Chicago Cubs Wild Card watch parties in suburban DuPage, Cook counties

    The Chicago Cubs are in back in the Major League Baseball Postseason for the first time since 2008 and will face the Pittsburgh Pirates on Oct. 7 in t ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 10:22 pm
  • Living in Lake County: Gurnee's craft beer fest was more than good brews

    I drink beer on occasion, but I’m only interested in unique flavors and small breweries. I am all about the event. Wine is a different thing. Going to ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:35 am
  • Lou Malnati's Pizzeria to open Cary carryout, delivery location

    CARY – Residents in the Cary area soon will have a hearty dining option complete with melted cheese, buttery crust and vine-ripened tomatoes, once Lou ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:11 am
  • Woodstock-area Baptist ex-pastor denies child pornography charges

    WOODSTOCK – A former Woodstock-area pastor was arraigned Tuesday on charges that he possessed child pornography on his computer.
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:16 am
  • Patriot Boxing Fitness to host ladies night

    ELMHURST – Patriot Boxing Fitness is hosting an Oct. 16 ladies night featuring boxing, shopping and drinking.
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:06 am
  • Berwyn District 100 recognized for LGBTQ student outreach

    BERWYN – Berwyn South School District 100 received the Ally of the Year award from the Illinois Safe Schools Alliance, an organization promoting suppo ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 10:52 am
  • Sierra Club of Glen Ellyn to host program on dangers of oil transportation

    GLEN ELLYN – The River Prairie Group of the Sierra Club will host Gerri Songer as she presents the program "The Dangers of Oil Train Transportation" a ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 10:00 am
  • Acorn Coffeehouse to host international band Four Shillings Short on Oct. 10

    WHEATON – The Acorn Coffeehouse will host international band Four Schillings Short at 8 p.m. Oct. 10 at its 216 N. Main St. location, according to a n ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 8:00 am
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