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  • DuPage Airport Authority files suit seeking to acquire Pheasant Run

    ST. CHARLES –  The future of Pheasant Run Resort has been called into question as the DuPage Airport Authority recently filed a lawsuit seeking acquis ...
    NEW: Feb. 10, 2016 - 8:00 pm
  • Missing Arlington Heights man found dead in Barrington Hills forest preserve

    A body found in a Barrington Hills forest preserve Wednesday morning was identified as 38-year-old Timothy Anderson, the Arlington Heights man who wen ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 5:22 pm
  • Joliet park board slated to hire executive director Thursday

    JOLIET – The Joliet Park District board is scheduled to vote Thursday on a contract for a new executive director.
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 5:14 pm
  • Police Reports: La Grange and La Grange Park for Feb. 10

    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. 10, 2016 - 4:09 pm
  • Police Reports: Berwyn for Feb. 10

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Berwyn Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 4:11 pm
  • Cary seeking applicants for open zoning board positions

    CARY — The Cary Village Board is seeking applicants for its Board of Zoning, Planning and Appeals for at least two seats that will be open on April 30 ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 4:03 pm
  • Thomas leads Humphrey seventh-graders to basketball title

    BOLINGBROOK– Kyonte Thomas was unstoppable, scoring 30 points as Humphrey Middle School held off Jefferson Junior High of Woodridge 46-40 to win an IE ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Downers Grove business owner loses painted wall sign case against village

    DOWNERS GROVE – The long-standing Leibundguth Storage and Van Service painted sign was removed Feb. 4 and 5 after a U.S. District Court judge ruled in ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Rotary Club of Crystal Lake Dawnbreakers to host dinner, auction

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Rotary Club of Crystal Lake Dawnbreakers will host its 27th annual Western Dinner-Auction on Saturday, March 5, at the Holiday Inn ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 3:59 pm
  • Bolingbrook church gives drive-thru Ash Wednesday service

    BOLINGBROOK – One woman was working 12 hours Wednesday. Another was having surgery. One man just stopped by because his wife had told him how good it ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 3:51 pm
  • Fox TV series 'Empire' returns to Rialto in Joliet

    JOLIET – Crews from the Fox TV series "Empire" will return next week to the Rialto Square Theatre to film another scene for the show.
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 3:51 pm
  • Lane closure planned on Interstate 55 in Bolingbrook for Wednesday evening

    CHICAGO – The Illinois Department of Transportation will have a temporary lane closure Wednesday evening on outbound 55 over Route 53 in Bolingbrook.
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 3:45 pm
  • Crystal Lake-based School District 155 to host parent university; registration ends Friday

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Community High School District 155 will host the eighth annual Parent University, an event that invites parents to hear expert presente ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 4:01 pm
  • West Chicago invites entries in Banner Art Project

    WEST CHICAGO – The West Chicago Cultural Arts Commission seeks entries in its Community Banner Art Project, and announces that artist Nate Mathews wil ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Woodstock Walgreens pharmacy tech accused of stealing 1,800 hydrocodone pills

    WOODSTOCK — A Woodstock man is facing six felony charges after police say he stole more than 1,800 hydrocodone pills from the Walgreens pharmacy where ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 3:22 pm
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