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  • Special recreation association holding dinner-concert fundraiser July 8 at Gelsosomo's in Lemont

    LEMONT – Gelsosomo’s Pizzeria, 206 Main St., will host a concert fundraiser with singer-songwriter Scott Kirby to benefit the Southeast Association fo ...
    July 6, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • On the Record with: McHenry East grad Brendan Slovacek taking faith on road in NET

    In his freshman year of high school, McHenry resident Brendan Slovacek decided to let his negativity go.
    July 5, 2015 - 11:30 pm
  • An Extraordinary Life: Former Minooka woman's niche was helping others

    MINOOKA – Lavern Wilda of Minooka knew his daughter, Kathleen “Kathie” Walters, a medical assistant, loved taking care of people.
    July 5, 2015 - 10:34 pm
  • Lincoln-Way earns two grants to enhance science education

    NEW LENOX – Lincoln-Way High School District 210 teachers will have access to the world’s largest library of online simulations for science and math e ...
    July 5, 2015 - 10:30 pm
  • Unique warehouse development comes to Crest Hill

    CREST HILL – An Iowa-based cold storage facility is continuing its expansion in Illinois by building a warehouse connection in Crest Hill. 
    July 5, 2015 - 10:30 pm
  • Joliet train station bids come in $2.1 million over budget

    JOLIET – The low bid for a new train station came in $2.1 million over budget, leading to another possible price spike in the construction of the Gate ...
    July 5, 2015 - 10:29 pm
  • Joliet completes first spring planting in 7-year tree program

    JOLIET – Brian Neumann's crews were planting 33 trees along the city parkway along Hennepin Drive last week, and nearly every tree was a different spe ...
    July 5, 2015 - 10:29 pm
  • Wheaton Firehouse Subs accepting donations for Coal City

    WHEATON – The Wheaton, Joliet and Orland Park locations of Firehouse Subs are accepting donations for those affected by the Coal City tornado through ...
    July 5, 2015 - 2:00 pm
  • Ticknor: Lemont High students join to help Impact Lives

    What started as a modest fundraising effort by three Lemont High School students – juniors Hope Conway, Olivia Matthews and Jenna Molaro – ultimately ...
    July 5, 2015 - 12:00 pm
  • DuPage Foundation awards Family Shelter Service

    DuPage Foundation Director of Programs Barb Szczepaniak (far left) presents Family Shelter Service President and Hinsdale Chief of Police Brad Bloom ( ...
    July 5, 2015 - 12:00 pm
  • Edward Jones adviser, Downers Grove resident wins award

    DOWNERS GROVE – Edward Jones financial adviser Jennifer Wilken has received the Spirit of Caring Award, Edward Jones announced in a news release.
    July 5, 2015 - 10:00 am
  • 'Ms. Reba' retires from Berwyn Park District after long career teaching children

    BERWYN – Reba Wachal, Berwyn Park District superintendent of Early Childhood, has held many titles during her long career in early childhood education ...
    July 5, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Fuller House brings bar atmosphere to downtown Hinsdale

    HINSDALE – Patrons of downtown Hinsdale now have a full-service restaurant and bar they can dine at.
    July 6, 2015 - 12:05 am
  • Lemont police chaplain Terri O'Neill-Borders named Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police Outstanding Citizen

    LEMONT – Terri O’Neill-Borders, chaplain for the Lemont Police Department, received the Outstanding Citizen Award from the Illinois Association of Chi ...
    July 5, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Police Reports: Glen Ellyn for July 2

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Glen Ellyn Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have ...
    July 5, 2015 - 5:30 am
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