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  • Crystal Lake business owner custom builds tiny home for his family

    CRYSTAL LAKE – While downsizing is not unheard of, for Brent Hollenberg and his family, their next home is a significant size reduction.
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 11:30 pm
  • Troy chooses architect for long-term facility work

    SHOREWOOD – Troy School District 30-C is looking to the future for its facilities.The school board t ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 10:40 pm
  • Channahon school board approves surplus 2016-17 budget

    CHANNAHON – The Channahon District 17 school board on Monday approved the district’s 2016-17 final budget, presented by Chief School Business Official ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 10:38 pm
  • Engineers progressing in DuPage River flood risk study in Plainfield

    PLAINFIELD – U.S. Army Corps of Engineers project manager Imad Samara provided Plainfield trustees with an update Monday of the ongoing DuPage River S ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 10:37 pm
  • New Lenox looks to extend impact fee reduction for next 10 years

    NEW LENOX – A proposed new development agreement for the Jacob’s Field subdivision in New Lenox has board trustees deciding how to continue the villag ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 10:36 pm
  • New Joliet D-204 office increasing Hispanic, alumni outreach

    JOLIET – The new Joliet Township High School District 204 Community and Alumni Relations Office has been busy revamping its outreach to Hispanic famil ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 10:36 pm
  • Joliet D-204 officials take different approach with student behavior

    JOLIET – Joliet Township High School District 204 officials have tweaked a districtwide behavior management system in an effort to reduce loss in inst ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 10:35 pm
  • Redevelopment program improves homes in blighted Fairmont neighborhood

    It was 1950 when Janice Love’s father, Herb Pinnick, built a home from the ground up in unincorporated Will County’s Fairmont neighborhood near Lockpo ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 10:23 pm
  • Romeoville man fatally shot in Chicago

    A Romeoville man died during the weekend after he was shot in the leg on Chicago's south side.Daniel ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 7:13 pm
  • Wheaton's Shakespeare in the Park to present 'Twelfth Night'

    WHEATON – Every August, the works of William Shakespeare are brought to life on two summer evenings under the leaves of Memorial Park, 208 W. Union Av ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 7:03 am
  • Court: Prosecutor's retirement will not delay Peotone Township murder trial

    JOLIET – A man acting as his own attorney wants his do-over murder trial without delay.Judge Carmen ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 5:26 pm
  • Elwood man gets 75 years in toddler's murder

    JOLIET – An Elwood man who killed an 18-month-old girl could get out of prison if he lives to be 99 years old.
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 4:47 pm
  • Man pleads guilty in New Lenox heroin death

    JOLIET – A New Lenox man pleaded guilty Tuesday to involuntary manslaughter for his involvement in the fatal heroin overdose of a friend four years ag ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 4:40 pm
  • Grace Café celebrates 10 years in Elmhurst

    ELMHURST – Grace Café returns to Elmhurst on Aug. 22 for its 10th year.Grace Café was started in 200 ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Glen Ellyn Festival of the Arts to return to Lake Ellyn Park

    GLEN ELLYN – After being moved to Maryknoll Park in 2015 because of the Lake Ellyn Boathouse restoration project, the 47th annual Glen Ellyn Festival ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 7:00 am
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