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  • Police Reports: Glen Ellyn and Wheaton for Feb. 16

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 6:00 pm
  • Trucker sentenced to 10 years in prison for crash that killed 5

    JOLIET – A truck driver who fell asleep at the wheel and killed five people in a 2014 crash on Interstate 55 was sentenced Thursday to 10 years in pri ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 5:56 pm
  • Szafranski: Indian Prairie Public Library serves up tech buffet

    Is your technology cupboard bare? Your library card can be a meal ticket for an all-you-can-eat technology buffet. Indian Prairie Public Library now o ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 5:30 pm
  • Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute to expand to Delnor, Central DuPage and Kishwaukee hospitals

    A $2.5 million financial gift presented on Valentine's Day will support the expansion of the cutting-edge Northwestern Medicine Bluhm Cardiovascular I ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 8:59 am
  • Lockport officials allow controversial industrial park to advance

    LOCKPORT – As expected, the Lockport City Council has approved an early plan for an almost 2 million-square-foot industrial park that has caused strif ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 3:35 pm
  • Downers Grove founder’s home designated as historic landmark

    DOWNERS GROVE– The former home of Downers Grove founder Pierce Downer was designated a historic landmark at the Feb. 14 village council meeting.
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 8:51 am
  • Appeal ahead in Elmhurst hoop house fight, alderman says no moving on new ordinance until settled

    ELMHURST – In another step in a months-long civil struggle, an Elmhurst family that was ordered by the city to take down their backyard hoop house wil ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 8:33 am
  • Essex Township clerk arrested, charged with stealing $94,000 from taxpayers

    ESSEX TOWNSHIP – The Essex Township clerk was arrested Thursday for allegedly using taxpayer money for personal expenses, according to the Illinois At ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 1:17 pm
  • Elmhurst mayor voices disapproval of plan rotation test causing noise over village

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst Mayor Steve Morley said he's not a fan of a test that is designed to more evenly distribute nighttime airplane noise across northw ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 8:41 am
  • Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academy to break ground on Cary facility

    CARY – By the end of the summer, Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academy plans to open its new facility in Cary.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:50 am
  • Island Lake man gets probation for growing peyote

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge sentenced an Island Lake man to one year of probation after he admitted to manufacturing peyote.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:40 am
  • Crystal Lake drug dealer gets 10 years in prison on drug, burglary charges

    WOODSTOCK – A Crystal Lake man was sentenced to 10 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to drug and burglary charges.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:41 am
  • Rendezvous Bistro reopens, reimagined in Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – Rendezvous Bistro is back, reinspired under new management.Megan and T.J. Liebetrau of W ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:39 am
  • Huntley buys former Catty Corp. property as part of downtown revitalization program

    HUNTLEY – Huntley has bought the former Catty Corp. property as part of the village’s effort to revitalize the downtown area. 
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:38 am
  • Alcohol use suspected in crash that killed 2 Crystal Lake men on Walkup Road

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Alcohol was a contributing factor in a two-vehicle crash that killed two Crystal Lake men Saturday, according to the McHenry County She ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:34 am