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  • Police reports: Berwyn for Sept. 2

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from area police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not been ...
    NEW: Sept. 3, 2015 - 12:00 pm
  • Lockport willing to discuss new oil pipeline

    LOCKPORT – Lockport city officials are willing to hear a proposal for a new oil transport pipeline that would fall under its jurisdiction, but are not ...
    NEW: Sept. 3, 2015 - 11:57 am
  • Nanny falsified report triggering Lakemoor, Volo search, police say

    LAKEMOOR – A Vernon Hills woman has been charged with falsifying a police report that triggered a search involving about 100 officers, 11 K-9 units an ...
    NEW: Sept. 3, 2015 - 11:52 am
  • Pedestrian killed by train near Lemont

    LEMONT – The Cook County Sheriff's Department is investigating a Sept. 2 incident in unincorporated Cook County near Lemont in which a Metra train on ...
    NEW: Sept. 3, 2015 - 11:46 am
  • Kruser: Head over to Helen Plum in Lombard for Library Card Sign-up Month

    If you’re a Lombard resident who does not yet have a Helen Plum Library card, here are some great reasons why you should take advantage of the opportu ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Area book focuses on Wheaton football success

    WHEATON – In recent memory, Wheaton Warrenville South High School has been high school football royalty with seven state championships, four second-pl ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 10:57 am
  • Turkish American Society of Wheaton to host "Love Is A Verb" screening

    WHEATON – The Turkish American Society of Wheaton will host a screening of the movie "Love Is A Verb" on Sept. 10, according to a news release from th ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 10:44 am
  • Berwyn to replace water mains at Windsor, Gunderson intersection

    BERWYN – A contract has been awarded for the Windsor and Gunderson water main replacement project in Berwyn.
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 10:30 am
  • Wilmington man dies after car-train collision

    WILMINGTON – A Wilmington man died Wednesday after his car was struck by an Amtrak train.Shortly bef ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 10:30 am
  • Lake County Journal readers can win an iPad

    LAKE COUNTY – The Lake County Journal is hosting a contest this month where readers can take an online survey for a chance to win an iPad mini.
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 10:25 am
  • Riverside police Chief Thomas Weitzel appointed chairperson of MADD advisory committee

    RIVERSIDE – Riverside Police Chief Thomas Weitzel was appointed to serve as the inaugural chairperson of the Illinois State Advisory Committee for Mot ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 10:19 am
  • Girls volleyball: Wauconda falls to Crystal Lake Central

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Tigers entertained a home crowd at Crystal Lake Central Fieldhouse on Wednesday, beating Wauconda, 25-22, 25-23.
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 10:17 am
  • Police, K9s battle heat wave in Fox Lake manhunt

    FOX LAKE – – Sweltering temperatures aren't taking a break and neither are about 100 officers in Fox Lake.
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 9:48 am
  • Fox Lake area schools open Thursday

    FOX LAKE – Fox Lake area school districts are open today as police continue to search for three people suspected in the shooting death of Fox Lake Lt. ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 9:29 am
  • As Fox Lake manhunt drags on, police officers, K9s battle heat wave

    FOX LAKE – Sweltering temperatures aren't taking a break and neither are about 100 officers in Fox Lake.
    UPDATED: Sept. 3, 2015 - 11:12 am
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