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  • Brothers unite to open brick oven pizzeria in Plainfield

    PLAINFIELD – After decades working for others, brothers Corey and Dave Svoboda are taking years of experience in the restaurant, bar and beverage indu ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:31 pm
  • Westchester resident wins $200,000 Illinois Lottery prize

    WESTCHESTER – Westchester resident Alvaro Ortega instantly won $200,000 when he scratched an Illinois Lottery Bingo ticket, according to an Illinois L ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 9:57 am
  • Will County Board member responds after calls for resignation

    JOLIET — A Will County Board member maintains he has a right to free speech just like those who have demanded his resignation over a post he shared la ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 6:46 pm
  • Glenbard West graduate being remembered for compassion

    Glen Ellyn native Kevin Crawford is being remembered for the compassion he showed to every one he met.
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 9:52 am
  • Historical snapshot: Young visitor signs Elmhurst museum guest book

    ELMHURST – A young visitor signs the guest book at the Elmhurst Historical Museum in 1964.The museum ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 6:00 pm
  • 2 charged in New Lenox break-in

    NEW LENOX – Two teens were arrested Friday after breaking into a New Lenox garage.About 1:45 a.m., a ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 5:10 pm
  • Wheaton to kick off In Good Taste Restaurant Week

    WHEATON – Those who have always wanted to explore downtown Wheaton's restaurant scene will have the chance on Feb. 23 as the Downtown Wheaton Associat ...
    UPDATED: Feb. 21, 2017 - 6:43 pm
  • Letter: Thank you for giving blood

    To the editor:Thanks to everyone who turned out for our Jan. 21 blood drive at Divine Providence Sch ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 4:00 pm
  • Downers Grove Landmarked Home of the Month for January: Bunge House

    DOWNERS GROVE – Built in 1883 by Gustav Bunge, the house at 4943 Highland Ave. originally stood alongside the railroad tracks at what was referred to ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 3:00 pm
  • Tributes continue for former Glen Ellyn Fire Chief Stu Stone

    GLEN ELLYN – The tributes continue to pour in for longtime Glen Ellyn Fire Chief Stu Stone.The Glen ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 9:59 am
  • Letter: Two wrongs don't make a right

    To the editor:Recently U.S. Rep. John Lewis stated he "did not regard Trump as a legitimate presiden ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 1:18 pm
  • Morton College honors first inductees into Hall of Fame

    CICERO – Berwyn natives Jim Peterik, Joseph Sisco and Paul Sisco went on to accomplish great things after graduating from Morton College, and now, the ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 9:53 am
  • Downers Grove North celebrates Black History Month

    DOWNERS GROVE– February is known as Black History Month, and Downers Grove North Fine Arts Department spent the month celebrating and spotlighting the ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 9:55 am
  • Naperville man dies in New Lenox motorcycle crash

    NEW LENOX – A Naperville man died Sunday after his motorcycle crashed on an interstate ramp.At 5:39 ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:57 am
  • Arts DuPage holds public launch in COD's McAninch Arts Center with Elmhurst Symphony

    The DuPage Foundation launched its newest initiative, Arts DuPage, and held a public launch party Feb. 7 at College of DuPage's McAninch Arts Center.
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 1:37 pm