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  • More in manufacturing seeking to fill skills gap in McHenry County

    Looking at the increased popularity of one program at McHenry County College, it seems those in manufacturing are making a comeback.
    May 19, 2016 - 12:51 am
  • Joliet Police Department recognizes officers for bravery

    JOLIET – More than 50 sworn and civilian members of the Joliet Police Department were recognized Wednesday for outstanding performance and acts of bra ...
    May 18, 2016 - 10:59 pm
  • Joliet museum's summer music series to open Thursday

    JOLIET – The Joliet Area Historical Museum on Thursday night will open its summer music series, an event that’s grown in popularity as the museum has ...
    May 18, 2016 - 10:59 pm
  • Lincoln-Way District 210 gets 10 applicants for board vacancy

    NEW LENOX – Ten applicants are vying for a seat on the Lincoln-Way District 210 Board, which has been troubled by controversies this year, including a ...
    May 18, 2016 - 10:53 pm
  • Joliet zoning board slated to consider DriveTime, cellphone pole

    JOLIET – Two controversial items are on the Thursday agenda for the Joliet Zoning Board of Appeals.T ...
    May 18, 2016 - 10:53 pm
  • Fairmont D-89 superintendent resigns

    LOCKPORT – The superintendent of Fairmont School District 89 announced her resignation at Wednesday’s board meeting.
    May 18, 2016 - 10:52 pm
  • Will County Board of Health president: 'We don't have the money'

    JOLIET – Members of the Will County Board of Health approved a resolution Wednesday urging County Board members to fill the financial gap caused by th ...
    May 18, 2016 - 10:52 pm
  • Will County relaunches electronics recycling drop-off site in Lockport

    LOCKPORT – “Can I see your driver’s license?”That’s the first thing Dean Olson, director of Will Cou ...
    May 18, 2016 - 10:48 pm
  • Police Reports: Riverside and Brookfield for May 18

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    May 18, 2016 - 7:00 pm
  • Edward-Elmhurst Health inaugurates Lombard walk-in clinic

    ELMHURST – Edward-Elmhurst Health inaugurated a new walk-in clinic in Lombard with a May 3 ribbon cutting ceremony.
    May 18, 2016 - 7:00 pm
  • Make My Elmhurst a park of your Facebook community

    Growing up in Downers Grove I was as familiar with Elmhurst as I was with any other neighboring suburb. Besides the mandatory visit to Hamburger Heave ...
    May 18, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Zacatacos to fill vacant New Seneca Restaurant space in Berwyn

    BERWYN – Zacatacos will open a third location in Berwyn by December in the former New Seneca Restaurant at 6544 Cermak Road.
    May 19, 2016 - 7:05 am
  • Downers Grove Public Library names new director

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Public Library has chosen its new director to succeed Rick Ashton, who stepped down this spring.
    May 18, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Four charged after Joliet apartment standoff

    JOLIET – Four people have been charged after authorities say they barricaded themselves Tuesday afternoon in a Joliet apartment.
    May 18, 2016 - 10:49 pm
  • Lemont Park District welcomes new commissioner

    LEMONT – The Lemont Park Board of Commissioners announced the appointment of the agency’s newest board member, Leland “Lucky” Wagner.
    May 18, 2016 - 4:00 pm
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