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  • New cafe opens in Carol Stream gas station

    CAROL STREAM – The BP gas station that in 2013 became the first Carol Stream station to receive a liquor license had a second reason to celebrate at a ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Gottemoller, power plant developers part ways

    OAKWOOD HILLS – After parting ways with attorney Joe Gottemoller, Enventure Partners will request a continuation until Oct. 9 to appear in front of th ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Westmont village manager placed on administrative leave

    WESTMONT – Westmont Village Manager Ron Searl was placed on an “extended leave of absence” Monday, according to Communications Director Larry McIntyre ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • D-86 hires company to audit student residencies

    HINSDALE – The District 86 Board of education recently approved the hire of VerifyResidence.com to complete an annual residence database audit review ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • Sections of Garfield Street will be closed for one week starting Wednesday

    HINSDALE – Parts of Garfield Street will be closed from Wednesday through Aug. 6., according to a news release from the Hinsdale Police Department.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Nearly 50,000 turn out for Taste of Bolingbrook

    BOLINGBROOK – Organizers say nearly 50,000 people turned out for the 2014 Taste of Bolingbrook – a 67 percent increase in traffic from last year.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • Downers Grove man gets four years for sexual assault

    BLOOMINGTON – A 20-year-old Downers Grove man was sentenced July 23 to four years in prison for sexually assaulting a female student in 2012 at Illino ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Monarchs, praying mantis topics of upcoming MCCD programs

    Kids will examine the body parts, behaviors and the egg cases of praying mantis before journeying outside in search of the insect.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Car ends up in trench in Crystal Lake, no injuries

    CRYSTAL LAKE – It appears no serious injuries were sustained after a vehicle Tuesday drove into a shallow trench in front of a Crystal Lake residence, ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Garlands community honors 50 years of the Mustang

    BARRINGTON – Celebrating 50 years since the Ford Mustang’s debut, The Garlands of Barrington hosted a birthday party Sunday.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Rob Zombie to bring haunted houses to Odeum in Villa Park

    VILLA PARK – Musician and movie director Rob Zombie will bring his "Great American Nightmare" Halloween horror attraction to Villa Park from Sept. 26 ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Lombard firefighters extinguish small office kitchen fire

    LOMBARD – A fire that broke out Monday morning in the break room of a Lombard office building was quickly extinguished by firefighters.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Hoffman Estates man charged with firing gun near Bensenville

    BENSENVILLE – A Hoffman Estates man will appear in bond court Tuesday afternoon after allegedly firing a gun near Bensenville.
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Barrington police blotter

    Information obtained in Police Reports is obtained from the Barrington Police Department. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged w ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • A cultural affair

    BARRINGTON – Dozens of parents and residents gathered at Barbara Rose Elementary School Friday afternoon to learn what their children had accomplished ...
    July 29, 2014 - 9:48 pm
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