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  • Fourteen candidates file for College of DuPage, 12 for District 41

    GLEN ELLYN – Fourteen candidates have filed to run for three open seats on the College of DuPage Board of Trustees in the April consolidated general e ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 5:14 pm
  • Changing Faces: McHenry County social service agencies need bilingual staff

    Demographic shifts over the last 14 years provide clues to what McHenry County is going to look like in the future. We should expect to be older and m ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 3:56 pm
  • Anderson appointed superintendent of public works in Minooka

    MINOOKA – The Minooka Village Board unanimously approved at a special meeting Monday night the appointment of Ryan Anderson to superintendent of Publi ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 3:57 pm
  • It's beginning to look like a white Christmas

    It looks like it's going to be a white Christmas. How white is the question.It's also likely to be a ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 3:30 pm
  • Five injured in Tuesday crash in Shorewood

    SHOREWOOD – Five people were injured Tuesday morning when a car collided with a UPS truck.Police Chi ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 2:53 pm
  • Channahon Village President Joe Cook is retiring from office

    CHANNAHON – Channahon Mayor Joe Cook announced he will be retiring after serving as mayor for the past 12 years.
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 2:36 pm
  • Crystal Lake police reports for Dec. 23, 2014

    • Kenneth Gerard Williams, 56, 1510 Skyridge Drive, Unit 1, Crystal Lake, was charged Tuesday, Nov. 4, with driving under the influence of alcohol, dr ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 2:30 pm
  • Woodstock 18-year-old, 2 juveniles face charges in burglaries

    WOODSTOCK – Three Woodstock residents, one 18-year-old and two juveniles, each were recently charged with multiple offenses after numerous burglaries ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 2:22 pm
  • Breen to resign from Lombard Village Board to serve as state representative

    LOMBARD – Lombard trustee Peter Breen will step down from the Lombard Village Board of Trustees on Dec. 31 in order to begin his term as a state repre ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 12:54 pm
  • Two arrested on charge of firing shotgun in residential area in Wilmington

    WILMINGTON – Two men were arrested Monday after allegedly firing a shotgun in a residential area.Pol ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 12:08 pm
  • 85-year-old Lake in the Hills woman crashes car into Chase Bank

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – A Chase Bank employee was taken to an area hospital Tuesday after a vehicle struck the side of the bank building, police said.
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 11:46 am
  • Glen Ellyn woman saved by 2 who watched her drive onto tracks in Western Springs

    WESTERN SPRINGS – A Metra train from Chicago headed west struck an unoccupied vehicle on the railroad tracks at about 5:17 p.m. Monday evening in West ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 5:20 pm
  • Living in Lake County: Controversial comments by school board member

    On Dec. 16, I attended a school board meeting in Gurnee. I admit I no longer attend meetings for Warren Township High School District 121 on a regular ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 10:28 am
  • A ton of spirit packed in a shoebox

    RIVERSIDE – Lauren Sandusky is 9 years old, and like any 9-year-old child, Christmas is taking up much of her mental energy these days.
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Election filings lead to contested spring elections

    As Monday’s election petition deadline arrived, a flurry of filings occurred, which helped lead to some contested races in the spring election schedul ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
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