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  • Elmhurst police search for home intruder

    ELMHURST – An Elmhurst woman reported an intruder inside her home Aug. 31 in the 200 block of North Indiana Street, according to an Elmhurst Police De ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 10:41 pm
  • American Indian veterans celebrate shared history at Cantigny Park

    American Indian veterans, their families and families and those who wanted to celebrate their history and service came together Aug. 29 and 30 for the ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 10:42 pm
  • Library card campaign to start in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Crystal Lake Public Library is focusing on getting residents signed up for library cards this month.
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Critic’s Choice: Smart debut for ‘October Sky’

    LINCOLNSHIRE – “October Sky” soared in its world premiere recently at Marriott Theatre in Lincolnsire.
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 3:30 pm
  • Lake County communities are keeping pest control services busy this time of year

    LAKE COUNTY – The summer is fading away, but stinging insects will remain a threat to humans and pets through early fall, particularly those yellow ja ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 3:18 pm
  • McHenry schools were on soft lockdown after bomb threat

    McHENRY – A soft lockdown on McHenry schools was lifted after McHenry police investigated a bomb threat called in Monday morning, according to a news ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Elmhurst girls give back through Kartwheels 4 Kids fundraiser

    ELMHURST – Maryalice Shockey (from left), Katelyn Leonard, Grace Maniola, Martha Miklyukh and Lola Odorisio – all of Elmhurst – celebrate the success ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 3:00 pm
  • Off the Deep End: Recovering from an uncontrollable urge to control

    I am a recovering control freak. Moreover, I am a recovering control freak who faced a milestone birthday. No matter how recovered I felt, I could not ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 2:54 pm
  • Crystal Lake police investigating possible stabbing in Coventry subdivision (with video)

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake police are investigating a physical altercation – possibly a stabbing or slashing – that injured two males in a Crystal La ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 12:18 am
  • Algonquin man accused of lighting wife's closet on fire after she files for divorce

    WOODSTOCK – An Algonquin man intentionally set fire to his wife’s closet in an attempt to burn her clothes, prosecutors said in court documents chargi ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 12:18 am
  • Police Reports: Woodridge, Lisle and Bolingbrook for Aug. 26

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 1:45 pm
  • Montini Catholic looks back on 50 years of memories

    LOMBARD – In honor of Montini Catholic High School's 50 years of education, here is a look back at snapshots from those years.
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 1:34 pm
  • Wauconda Farmers' Market features some crazy pets

    WAUCONDA – The annual Back to Drool pet parade was held Aug. 27 at the Wauconda Farmers' Market in downtown Wauconda.
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 1:10 pm
  • Balloons illuminate skies of Grayslake

    GRAYSLAKE – The third annual Color Aloft Balloon Festival was held Saturday at Central Park in Grayslake.
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 12:56 pm
  • McHenry police reports for Aug. 31, 2015

    Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in police repo ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 12:49 pm
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