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  • Sanctuary Boutique brings own style to downtown Lemont

    LEMONT – Downtown Lemont has made room for another boutique, welcoming Sanctuary Boutique, 313 Canal St., at the end of October.
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 10:53 am
  • Candidate filing starts Monday for April Consolidated Election

    LEMONT – Candidate nominating petitions for office in the April Consolidated Election can be filed beginning Monday.
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 10:52 am
  • Decorated WWII veteran Rocky Matayoshi passes at age 90

    WOODRIDGE – Shinyei “Rocky” Matayoshi was small in stature but in some ways larger than life.Though ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 8:36 pm
  • Woodridge resident’s photo wins second place in annual National Wildlife Federation contest

    WOODRIDGE – As the hours passed on a cold, bleak Alaskan summer day, one Woodridge resident patiently observed the behavior of a female brown bear and ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 10:48 am
  • LitWits Book Group set to meet in January

    DOWNERS GROVE – Anderson's Book Shop will host LitWits Book Group at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 20, at the store, located at 5112 Main St.
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 10:46 am
  • Cicero cops treat kids to holiday shopping spree

    CICERO – Cicero police helped 30 families celebrate Christmas at their annual Children's Christmas Shop with a Cop Charity drive Dec. 13.
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 10:30 am
  • PlanIt 5: Fun for the holidays

    The Great Train ShowWHERE: Lake County Fairgrounds, 1060 E. Peterson Road, GrayslakeWHEN: 10 a.m.-4 ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 9:49 am
  • Crystal Lake-based School District 47 hopes website design improves parent engagement

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Not all District 47 families have a computer at home.That was one of the thoughts beh ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 9:12 am
  • Holiday help: Area nonprofits serving Hinsdale seek support this season

    For many, the holiday season is among the happiest times of year, filled with gifts and loved ones.B ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 6:29 am
  • Darien resident receives award

    DARIEN – Darien resident Sean Gallagher was honored with a Norman Cohn Hope Award in December by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Greater Illi ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Home and Garden Expo returns

    OAK BROOK – The Home and Garden Expo will return to Oak Brook in January to host its largest annual event.
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Information highway’ has capacity to grow

    GENEVA – For the last several years, Kane County has been working to build an “information highway” – a fiber optic network that officials hope to bui ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:01 pm
  • Candidate to decide soon whether to stay in 2 Batavia races

    BATAVIA – Ron Rechenmacher might decide as soon as next week whether he will run for both the Batavia City Council and the Batavia School Board in the ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:01 pm
  • Holiday Ugly Sweater Party

    The St. Charles Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals Council hosted a Holiday Ugly Sweater Party on Dec. 11 at Evenflow Music and Spirits in Geneva ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 9:59 pm
  • Geneva library board sees 2 resignations: president Steel, trustee Shivers

    GENEVA – Geneva Library trustees Thursday noted the resignation of its longtime board president, Esther Steel, as officials said she moved out of the ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 9:58 pm
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