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  • Three vie for New Lenox mayor

    NEW LENOX – A two-term incumbent faces two political newcomers in the April 7 mayoral election in New Lenox.
    NEW: March 28, 2015 - 10:46 pm
  • Three seek seats on Joliet Park Board

    JOLIET – Three candidates are vying for a seat on the Joliet Park District Board, but just two spots are available.
    NEW: March 28, 2015 - 10:46 pm
  • Joliet mayoral candidates head into last week of tough race

    JOLIET – Candidates for Joliet mayor are sticking close to their messages as the campaign enters its last full week before the April 7 election.
    NEW: March 28, 2015 - 10:42 pm
  • Family Shelter Service partners with College Pro Painters for projects

    DOWNERS GROVE – Participants come together to work on interior painting projects March 11 at the Family Shelter Service Community Center in Downers Gr ...
    March 28, 2015 - 7:41 pm
  • Minor injuries after semitrailer rolls over north of Huntley

    HUNTLEY – A truck driver was treated for minor injuries Saturday afternoon after his semitrailer rolled off Route 47, just north of Huntley, police sa ...
    March 28, 2015 - 7:31 pm
  • Business briefs

    New partner at Kavanagh Grumley & GorboldJOLIET – The law firm of Kavanagh Grumley & Gorbold LLC has ...
    March 28, 2015 - 6:43 pm
  • Joliet commission undecided about Nowell Park landmarks

    JOLIET – The Joliet Historic Preservation Commission will meet with park officials to discuss the future of two Nowell Park buildings.
    March 28, 2015 - 6:36 pm
  • Plainfield teacher becomes finalist for top state teaching award

    PLAINFIELD – Lee Parrott said he never dreamed of being teacher.But Parrott, 45, developed a passion ...
    March 28, 2015 - 6:32 pm
  • Fundraiser organized by Wheaton family generates more than $68,000 to fight Rett syndrome

    Parents of children affected by the rare neurodevelopmental disorder Rett syndrome come together alongside supporters March 21 during the Cammy Can Ci ...
    March 28, 2015 - 5:27 pm
  • Glen Ellyn nonprofit donates 25,000 blankets to animal shelters

    GLEN ELLYN – Comfort for Critters has reached its goal of delivering 25,000 handmade blankets to animal shelters.
    March 28, 2015 - 5:10 pm
  • Connelly welcomes area Alzheimer's Association advocates to capital

    State Sen. Michael Connelly, R-Wheaton (center), welcomes Cathy Perkowitz of Wheaton (from left), Susan Gara of Winfield, Sima Petri of Naperville and ...
    March 28, 2015 - 4:47 pm
  • Winfield residents donate kits to keep K-9s safe

    Jewel, a K-9 with the DuPage County Sheriff's Office, poses March 11 with a life-saving kit donated to the office by Winfield area residents Phil and ...
    March 28, 2015 - 4:36 pm
  • Local religious leaders gather in Glen Ellyn

    GLEN ELLYN – Area religious leaders come together March 11 at the First Congregational Church of Glen Ellyn to discuss their contributions to the comm ...
    March 28, 2015 - 4:33 pm
  • Downers Grove Dist. 58 Fit Fair: 5 photos

    District 58 hosts a Fit Fair at O'Neill Middle School in Downers Grove on Thursday, March 26, 2015. ...
    March 28, 2015 - 9:47 am
  • Murder suspect still acting as own attorney

    JOLIET – A murder suspect who is acting as his own attorney needs to show a judge why it's worth hiring an expert to refute cellphone records.
    March 28, 2015 - 1:20 am
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