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  • Downers Grove man charged with child pornography possession, distribution

    DOWNERS GROVE – Anthony Damaska, 28, of the 600 block of Sherman Street, Downers Grove, has been charged with possession and distribution of child por ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 11:22 am
  • Police: Joliet man had 5 kilos of cocaine in pickup

    PEOTONE TOWNSHIP – Police say a dog found $250,000 worth of cocaine in a Joliet man's pickup truck Wednesday.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 11:22 am
  • La Grange businesses report strong holiday sales

    LA GRANGE – The second year of Unwrap La Grange for a Hometown Holiday brought increased holiday sales for local businesses, according to a La Grange ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 11:26 am
  • Carmel astronomy students attend national conference

    MUNDELEIN – Four Carmel Catholic Students recently traveled to Kissemee, Fla. to present research at the American Astronomical Society’s annual confer ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 11:22 am
  • Downers Grove company to teach computer science to tweens

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove residents Chris Davis and Marissa Schultz have started a tutoring company to provide middle school students more opportu ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Illinois Comptroller: State debt spiraling

    SPRINGFIELD — Unless something changes soon, Illinois is heading $6.2 billion deeper into debt and taxpayers will remain on the hook, state Comptrolle ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 10:17 am
  • Little Lake County: Celebrate Valentine's Day the healthy way

    Most people have thoughts of chocolate and sweethearts in their minds when February rolls around; however, it’s also American Heart Month.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 9:55 am
  • 3 run for Lake County State’s Attorney seat

    STATE’S ATTORNEY RACEMatt Stanton D-GurneeExperience: Attorney and adjunct professor at Kent College ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 9:25 am
  • Police discover child pornography, drugs in Fox Lake couple's home

    FOX LAKE – An investigation spanning several weeks led to Lake County authorities discovering hundreds of child pornography videos, an array of drugs ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 12:51 pm
  • Will County Humane Society will host Fur Ball

    JOLIET – On March 19, the Shorewood-based Will County Humane Society will host its fifth annual Fur Ball.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Three Rivers Festival begins 2016 event planning

    CHANNAHON – On a day that opened with the temperature in the low single digits, the Channahon Three Rivers Festival Committee gathered to begin planni ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Minooka Junior High School cheerleading team honored for first-place finish at state

    MINOOKA – The Minooka Junior High School cheerleading team warmed up last week on the mat in the gym and watched as the bleachers and floor space fill ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Author visits students at Walnut Trails in Shorewood

    SHOREWOOD – Hundreds of students filled into the library last week at Walnut Trails Elementary in Shorewood with excitement in their eyes and smiles f ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Face Time with Ruthia Massie

    Aurora resident Ruthia Massie, 66, was at the Batavia Public Library when she answered nine questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.Au ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • State's final approval of Joliet train station delayed again

    JOLIET – The expected final approval of bids for a downtown Joliet train station has been delayed because of new cost overruns, although the latest ho ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 10:47 pm
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