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  • Fairmont D-89 board approves freezing all district-issued cards

    LOCKPORT – Two Fairmont School District 89 Board members were in heavy dispute over selecting a new board member and freezing district-issued credit c ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 10:53 pm
  • Brew pub lease, TIF District going to Joliet City Council for approval

    JOLIET – The prospective co-owner of a downtown brew pub said Thursday that he will try to open this fall.
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 10:49 pm
  • Joliet man says he doesn't recall video interview identifying Joliet restaurant murderer

    JOLIET – A man who told police on camera that he saw the gunman in the 2013 Louis' Family Restaurant shooting denied that statement Thursday, saying h ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 8:08 pm
  • College of DuPage plans free truck driving sessions at Addison Center

    ADDISON – College of DuPage will offer four free advising sessions in Addison, covering information about the college’s Commercial Driver’s License pr ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 7:58 pm
  • Joliet Park District board names new executive director

    JOLIET — The Joliet Park District named a new executive director Thursday night.The board unanimousl ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 6:51 pm
  • IDOT files motion to permanently close Walter Strawn Drive crossing

    CHICAGO – The Illinois Department of Transportation has filed a motion with the Illinois Commerce Commission to terminate an ongoing case over safety ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 6:46 pm
  • Local foundation supports cancer causes with birthday party themed event

    ELMHURST – The Mary K. Steffens Foundation will hold a birthday party themed fundraiser to support cancer research and cancer patients, survivors and ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 6:00 pm
  • Joliet Park District board names new executive director

    JOLIET — The Joliet Park District board voted Thursday to hire Tom Carstens, of Bolingbrook, as the district's new executive director.
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 5:53 pm
  • La Grange American Legion post to host spaghetti dinner

    LA GRANGE – The Robert E. Coulter Jr. Post 1941 of the American Legion will host a spaghetti dinner from 4 to 8 p.m. Feb. 12 at 900 S. La Grange Road, ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Arlington Heights man's death ruled suicide

    The 38-year-old Arlington Heights man who was found dead Wednesday in a Barrington Hills forest preserve killed himself, according to the Cook County ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 4:19 pm
  • Nichols gets 39 years for Crest Hill murder of wife

    JOLIET – Jerry Nichols was sentenced to 39 years in prison Thursday for the 2013 murder of his wife.
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 4:09 pm
  • North Riverside Library plans lecture on Lincoln's death

    NORTH RIVERSIDE – A talk titled “The Assassination of President Abraham Lincoln” will be presented at 2 p.m. Feb. 13 at North Riverside Public Library ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Algonquin library to host Shakespeare-themed programs

    ALGONQUIN – In honor of the Lake County Discovery Museum in Wauconda hosting a national traveling exhibit of William Shakespeare's First Folio, the Al ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 5:49 pm
  • Students donate supplies to Ronald McDonald House in Winfield

    WINFIELD – Kindergarten and third-grade students at Chesterbrook Academy Elementary School in Naperville recently delivered supplies and handmade supe ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • DuPage County Historical Museum's Gatsby Casino Night tickets on sale now

    Tickets are now available for the DuPage County Historical Museum's annual Gatsby Casino Night on March 12, according to a museum news release.
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 3:00 pm
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