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  • Illinois House advances control measure for Lyons Township High School

    SPRINGFIELD – Lyons Township High School District 204 is another step closer to independence from the Lyons Township Trustees of Schools Office.
    March 26, 2015 - 1:47 pm
  • Nazareth plays Plainfield Central in home girls soccer: 5 photos

    Nazareth plays Plainfield Central in La Grange Park on Thursday, March 19, 2015. ...
    March 26, 2015 - 1:38 pm
  • Bolingbrook man shot by police guilty of attempted murder

    JOLIET – A Bolingbrook man who was shot by police when he struck an officer in the head with a metal pole was found guilty of attempted murder on Thur ...
    March 26, 2015 - 1:39 pm
  • Woman jumps out of moving vehicle in Bull Valley on the way home from jail, police say

    The Bull Valley Police Department is investigating Thursday after a recently arrested woman was injured jumping out of a moving vehicle on Route 120, ...
    March 26, 2015 - 2:08 pm
  • Minooka 201 superintendent to retire this school year

    MINOOKA – Superintendent Al Gegenheimer of Minooka Community Consolidated School District 201 will retire from the district at the end of this school ...
    March 26, 2015 - 12:27 pm
  • Snow-plow payment dispute results in Lake in the Hills protest (with video)

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – About 25 snow-plow drivers took to Pyott Road on Thursday to protest a Lake in the Hills businessman they contend failed to pay th ...
    March 26, 2015 - 12:22 pm
  • District 113A hires new Old Quarry principal

    LEMONT – The Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A Board of Education approved Johnny Billingsley as the next principal of Old Quarry Middle ...
    March 26, 2015 - 11:27 am
  • Cadence plans corporate office and other operations in Joliet

    JOLIET – A southwest suburban logistics company wants to move its corporate office to Joliet and open a natural gas fueling station for trucks at the ...
    March 26, 2015 - 11:22 am
  • Crystal Lake police: Gas main leak closes Virginia Road from Rakow to Pyott

    CRYSTAL LAKE — A gas main leak has shut down Virginia Road from Rakow Road to South Main Street (Pyott Road).
    March 26, 2015 - 11:12 am
  • Darien police investigating Hinsdale South student who brought BB gun to school

    DARIEN – District 86 officials said that on Wednesday, a student was taken into custody by police after a broken BB gun was found in their possession ...
    March 26, 2015 - 10:03 am
  • Stained glass artist stands out as an Alzheimer’s care advocate

    Not even a broken toe and back pain can keep 86-year-old Dolores Weinhandl away from her church, Wildwood Presbyterian in Grayslake. Around there, eve ...
    March 26, 2015 - 9:54 am
  • Fox Lake mayor aids local businesses with an owner’s perspective

    Donny Schmidt looks out for local business owners because he knows what it’s like to be one.When Sch ...
    March 26, 2015 - 9:53 am
  • Gurnee gym teachers raise thousands and make class count

    Some gym glasses have little academic overlap with the rest of a student’s school day. That’s far from the case at Spaulding Elementary School in Gurn ...
    March 26, 2015 - 9:52 am
  • U.S. Army veteran campaigns for College of Lake County memorial

    Wayne Maczko’s life is a tribute to service.The Wildwood native served in the U.S. Army from 1966 to ...
    March 26, 2015 - 9:50 am
  • Teen uses life experience to prevent bullying, boost others’ self esteem

    A Lakes High School sophomore has gone from being bullied to touring the world to speak about bullying and self-esteem.
    March 26, 2015 - 9:49 am
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