Mostly Cloudy
52°FMostly CloudyFull Forecast

Local

  • Woodstock city council member sworn in

    WOODSTOCK – After a delay in being sworn in, the newest Woodstock city councilman, Daniel Hart, is ready to get to work.
    June 3, 2015 - 12:50 am
  • St. Charles police to hold traffic safety campaign Thursday

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles police on Thursday will launch a traffic safety campaign as the school year comes to a close, according to a news release.
    June 2, 2015 - 11:19 pm
  • Soccer groups relaunch as Kaneland United SC

    ELBURN – A youth soccer organization and a traveling soccer club that each serve Kaneland-area children have joined forces under one name.
    June 2, 2015 - 11:19 pm
  • Rialto gets cash advance

    JOLIET – The Joliet City Council on Tuesday agreed to give the Rialto Square Theatre a $300,000 advance but cautioned not to come back for more money ...
    June 2, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • Crystal Lake City Council rejects School District 155 bleacher request

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A plan that would make some changes to the controversial bleachers at Crystal Lake South High School has been rejected by the Crystal L ...
    June 2, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Batavia aldermen voice concerns about increasing land-cash fees

    BATAVIA – Aldermen at Tuesday’s Committee of the Whole meeting voiced concerns about increasing land-cash fees for developers.
    June 2, 2015 - 10:31 pm
  • Casey's Safe Haven works to save pony's life

    ELBURN – As soon as a stall become available at Casey’s Safe Haven, a horse rescue facility in Elburn, Cece arrived in desperate need of care.
    June 2, 2015 - 9:54 pm
  • Police Reports: Wheaton for May 28

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Wheaton Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have no ...
    June 2, 2015 - 9:45 pm
  • 9-year-old Glen Ellyn cancer survivor receives philanthropy award

    GLEN ELLYN — With the support of his friends and family, cancer survivor and Arbor View Elementary School third-grader Dylan Full has become a success ...
    June 2, 2015 - 9:41 pm
  • Downers Grove Eagle Scout hopeful unveils Little Free Library at Elizabeth Ide Elementary

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove resident and Scout Jake Burrows has provided the students of Elizabeth Ide Elementary School with the gift of the writte ...
    June 2, 2015 - 9:35 pm
  • Westmont students learning to grow with hydroponic gardens

    WESTMONT – Westmont High School students are getting a hands-on lesson in growing food thanks to Brookfield-based Root 66 Aquaponic Garden Shop, the c ...
    June 2, 2015 - 9:29 pm
  • Waubonsee Community College event targets small businesses

    AURORA – A workshop will be Friday at Waubonsee Community College’s Aurora campus that is geared toward promoting the economic growth of small and div ...
    June 2, 2015 - 8:30 pm
  • Kaneland Connection: Elburn eatery to celebrate Gaedel's 90th birthday

    ELBURN – An Elburn eatery has planned a full day of festivities to honor its namesake – Eddie Gaedel.
    June 2, 2015 - 8:29 pm
  • Vignette Home Decor in Batavia to close its doors

    BATAVIA – After being open since 2009, Vignette Home Decor, at 1952 W. Fabyan Parkway, Batavia, is set to close on Aug. 2.
    June 2, 2015 - 8:25 pm
  • Geneva continues discussion on historic preservation changes

    GENEVA – As Geneva aldermen consider a proposed update to its Historic Preservation Ordinance, they are now headed for a third Committee of the Whole ...
    June 2, 2015 - 7:57 pm
  • Reader Poll

    At what outdoor temperature do you turn on your air conditioning?
    70 degrees
    75 to 85 degrees
    90 or above
    Never or I don't have air conditioning