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  • Jury: Wilson guilty of murder of Kelli O'Laughlin

    BRIDGEVIEW – It took only a few hours on Monday for a jury to return a verdict of guilty on all counts against John L. Wilson, Jr. for the murder of K ...
    NEW: Sept. 15, 2014 - 7:52 pm
  • Cab driver says he drove Maya to Romeoville on day of shooting

    JOLIET - A cab driver testified Monday that he drove Erick M. Maya to Romeoville the morning Briana Valle and her mother were shot in their driveway.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 5:46 pm
  • La Grange scouts works toward Eagle Scout project with Helping Hand Center landscape makeover

    LA GRANGE – Jordan Dockins, of La Grange, recently surprised the La Grange Helping Hand Center home with a landscaping makeover.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 5:27 pm
  • Man charged with sexually assaulting 9-year-old Brookfield girl

    BROOKFIELD – James Clemmons, 69, of Justice, was charged with predatory criminal sexual assault of a child on Thursday by Brookfield police after the ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 5:42 pm
  • Brookfield resident charged with sexually assaulting teens

    BROOKFIELD – A former Brookfield resident was charged with sexually assaulting two teen girls – one was 13 at the time of the alleged rape – at his ba ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 5:26 pm
  • Hearing held to determine sentence for driver in fatal Plainfield crash

    JOLIET - Ronald Oswald, the motorcycle rider killed two years ago in a Plainfield crash caused by a driver on drugs, died doing what he loved.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 5:23 pm
  • Edward Hospital to hold panel on advance directives

    NAPERVILLE – Edward Hospital will present a free panel titled “Living Responsibly, Dying with Dignity” about advance directives and end-of-life issues ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 5:20 pm
  • Benedictine to hold presentation on meeting of historic Christian, Muslim figures

    LISLE – Benedictine University will host a presentation titled “Francis and the Sultan: An Emblematic Encounter?,” which will explore the 13th century ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 5:16 pm
  • Curves of Lisle to host open house

    LISLE – Curves of Lisle, 6458 College Road, will take part in Curves National Open House Week during Sept. 15 to 20, according to a news release.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 5:11 pm
  • Police issue more than 350 tickets during mobilization

    WHEATON – The Wheaton Police Department issued several hundred tickets during a statewide "Click it or Ticket" mobilization Aug. 15 to Sept. 1, accord ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 5:07 pm
  • Butterfield Park District to host referendum information session Tuesday

    GLEN ELLYN – The Butterfield Park District will host another information session regarding its referendum to purchase a 2.24-acre parcel at the northw ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 5:04 pm
  • Soup to Nuts to close after 35 years

    GENEVA – After being open seven days a week for 35 years, the owners of health food store Soup to Nuts, at 716 W. State St. in Geneva, announced they ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 4:55 pm
  • Money plays role in picking majors, McHenry County counselors say

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Jazmynn Flathau wants to use art as a therapy tool once she graduates from college.Th ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 4:41 pm
  • League of Women Voters of Glen Ellyn to host event about women in politics

    GLEN ELLYN – The League of Women Voters of Glen Ellyn will host a meeting on "Women's Influence in Politics," the group announced in a news release.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 4:39 pm
  • Glenbard Parent Series to host clinical psychologist

    GLEN ELLYN – The Glenbard Parent Series will present three free talks featuring clinical psychologist Michael G. Thompson on Tuesday, District 87 anno ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 4:35 pm
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