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  • East Algonquin Starbucks gets liquor license; evening menu rollout continues

    ALGONQUIN — The Village Board approved a Class F liquor license for the Starbucks Coffee at 1532 E. Algonquin Road, continuing the chain's rollout of ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 6:07 pm
  • Willowbrook Wildlife Center on target to see close to 9,000 animals this year

    GLEN ELLYN – Willowbrook Wildlife Center staff veterinarian Jen Nevis was recently examining a male opossum that was brought to the center a few month ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • Forest Preserve District of Will County sends McFarland reports to State's Attorney

    JOLIET – The Forest Preserve District of Will County said Monday it sent the state’s attorney reports from an internal investigation into Joliet Counc ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • Holidays at DuPage Convalescent made brighter through Adopt-a-Resident program

    For most, the holidays are a time to celebrate with friends and family.At the DuPage Convalescent Ce ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 3:57 pm
  • La Grange Bottle & Bottega to celebrate Weekend of Giving

    LA GRANGE – During Bottle & Bottega’s upcoming Weekend of Giving, the art and wine studio at 1 W. Harris Ave. in La Grange has partnered with the St. ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 3:40 pm
  • Joliet home damaged in fire

    JOLIET – Authorities are investigating a fire that damaged a house Sunday.Police Chief Brian Benton ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 3:33 pm
  • MCC trustee calls paintings 'borderline pornographic;' student artist responds

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A student artist at McHenry County College said she was left "appalled" after a board trustee, who in the process of advocating for mor ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 3:36 pm
  • Crystal Lake animal rescue's future unclear after teen accused of killing kitten

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The owner of a Crystal Lake animal rescue is uncertain whether it will stay open as Illinois Department of Agriculture officials review ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 3:48 pm
  • Elmhurst’s 32nd Annual Turkey Trot ready for Thanksgiving Day

    ELMHURST – As Thanksgiving approaches in Elmhurst, so does the annual Turkey Trot.Walkers and runner ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 3:00 pm
  • College of DuPage trustees criticize fellow member for writing response to Higher Learning Commission's report

    GLEN ELLYN – Members of the College of DuPage Board of Trustees took fellow trustee Dianne McGuire to task Nov. 19 after she wrote her own response to ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 3:40 pm
  • Election 2016: Active first filing day for McHenry County primary candidates

    WOODSTOCK – The first minute of the first day that candidates have to file to run for office in the March 15 primary was a busy one for the McHenry Co ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 6:06 pm
  • Franklin Middle School in Wheaton hosts 'holly, jolly' fundraiser

    Nov. 23, 2015 - 1:23 pm
  • Bolingbrook man ruled insane after killing daughter may leave asylum

    JOLIET – A man who was judged to be insane when he fatally slit his daughter's throat nearly 20 years ago could be released next month from an asylum ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 12:17 pm
  • College of DuPage trustees approve firm to search for new president

    GLEN ELLYN – After a contentious debate, the College of DuPage Board of Trustees voted 4-2 Nov. 19 to hire an executive search firm to help the board ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 8:59 pm
  • Critic’s Choice: ‘Agamemnon’ captures human struggle

    CHICAGO – Court Theatre’s intense, bloody production of Aeschylus’ “Agamemnon” lands audiences immediately in the midst of action in this three-cycle ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 11:43 am
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