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  • 1 killed in Woodstock-area crash on Route 14, sheriff's office says

    WOODSTOCK – A 29-year-old male from Spring Grove was pronounced dead at the scene of a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Route 14 and Hartland ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 5:26 pm
  • ​Halloween Decorating Contest comes to Lemont

    LEMONT – The Park District and Chamber of Commerce are inviting residents and business owners to decorate their house or office for the Halloween cont ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • DuPage, Cook County schools to partner for Options Fair for students with disabilities

    Several area high schools will join together to host an Options Fair for students with disabilities, aimed at helping them transition after graduating ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 8:07 am
  • OMG! Cafe aims to nourish Wheaton residents

    WHEATON – The first thing that people might notice when they walk into OMG! Cafe is the message emblazoned below the restaurant’s name: “nourish the c ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • New Metra BNSF schedule starts

    The BNSF Railway is now operating under a new schedule to better reflect actual operating conditions and to minimize customer wait times, according to ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Addison woman selected for prestigious White House summer internship

    ELMURST – When Laraib Khan’s parents moved to the United States from Pakistan, they did it, like many immigrants, in order to give their children a be ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 8:08 am
  • Woodstock police: Crystal Lake guitar instructor, convicted sex offender operated illegally

    WOODSTOCK – A Crystal Lake man was arrested after he allegedly taught guitar lessons to several students younger than age 18 and was prohibited from d ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 4:59 pm
  • McHenry County libraries gear up for National Novel Writing Month

    Local libraries are gearing up to support aspiring writers as National Novel Writing Month approaches.
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:56 am
  • McHenry man killed in weekend motorcycle crash in Walworth County

    LYONS, Wis. – A McHenry man was killed in a weekend motorcycle crash in southern Wisconsin, authorities said Sunday.
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:44 am
  • Crystal Lake motorcyclist killed in crash on Algonquin Western Bypass

    ALGONQUIN – A Crystal Lake man was killed in a motorcycle crash Saturday evening that closed the Algonquin Western Bypass for several hours.
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:44 am
  • Care4 Breast Cancer 5K draws hundreds to Woodstock in 16th year

    WOODSTOCK – Steve Simons sat on the polished wooden gym floor, pulled off one of his black Brooks running shoes and adjusted his sock.
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:27 am
  • Joliet Central toured by career and technical education group

    JOLIET – Joliet Township High School District 204 staff and faculty recently showed off their programs and courses on a media tour by the Association ...
    Oct. 16, 2016 - 11:11 pm
  • 20th Take Back the Night event held in Joliet

    JOLIET – At the age of 22, Brittany Brooks of Joliet found herself in a relationship she could not fix with an ex-boyfriend she could not help.
    Oct. 16, 2016 - 11:11 pm
  • Joliet to hold hearing on expansion of downtown business tax

    JOLIET – The public hearing for the proposed expansion of a downtown business property tax will be Tuesday.
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 10:40 pm
  • Ronnie Milsap to come to the Rialto Square Theatre in Joliet

    JOLIET – The Rialto Square Theatre has lined up another big name in country music as it begins booking shows again.
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 10:40 pm
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