Fog/Mist
33°FFog/MistFull Forecast
Chicago Cubs Commemorative Soft Cover Book

Local

  • Police Reports: Glen Ellyn and Wheaton for Jan. 19

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    NEW: Jan. 19, 2017 - 8:00 am
  • Patrick: Transition 99 Program students positively impact businesses

    Dr. Seuss wrote: “Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.” As the vocational coordinator for the Tr ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 7:00 am
  • Lyons named Northwest Herald managing editor

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Kevin Lyons, Northwest Herald’s news editor since 2004, has been named managing editor of the newspaper and multimedia outlet, effectiv ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 12:46 am
  • Carpentersville police to join breast cancer awareness campaign

    CARPENTERSVILLE – The Carpentersville Police Department recently announced it is joining The Pink Patch Project, a public awareness campaign to help c ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 12:46 am
  • Chicagoland Mobile Veterinary Services to open Lake in the Hills clinic

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – From pigs to camels to venomous snakes, Jason Olech – a veterinarian at Chicagoland Mobile Veterinary Services – has treated a wid ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 12:45 am
  • Driver killed in Algonquin single-vehicle crash, police say

    ALGONQUIN – Algonquin police officers are investigating the cause of a single-vehicle fatal crash Wednesday.
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 12:37 am
  • Huntley crash victim who lost his legs awarded $1.5 million settlement

    A Huntley man who lost his legs after a car crash last summer recently reached a $1.5 million settlement.
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 12:33 am
  • Crystal Lake School District 47 school board OKs 4-year teachers union contract

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Teachers in Crystal Lake Elementary School District 47 will receive 3.75 percent annual raises under a new four-year contract.
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 12:32 am
  • Norge Ski Club in Fox River Grove postpones Winter Tournament for first time in more than a century

    FOX RIVER GROVE – The Norge Ski Club in Fox River Grove has held its International Winter Tournament for more than 100 years without canceling or post ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 12:25 am
  • Quick News

    District 204 officials to hold community conversation eventA coffee and community conversation with ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 10:57 pm
  • State officials: More Will County sites needed for summer food service for children

    JOLIET – State officials are urging more outreach in a summer food service program that feeds hungry children from low-income families when school is ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 10:51 pm
  • Joliet mayor tells housing board city wants action on minority hiring

    JOLIET – Homes are going up and leasing will start soon, but the long-running controversy over minority hiring at the Water’s Edge housing project is ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 10:49 pm
  • Simon: Sensible health care is needed

    To the editor:It's really the one word I could come up with to adequately describe the [Affordable C ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 9:00 pm
  • Brookfield Zoo partners with groups to offer job program for people with disabilities

    Brookfield Zoo and the Chicago Zoological Society recently began implementing Project SEARCH, an international internship program that takes place ent ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 8:00 pm
  • Wheaton moving ahead on downtown streetscape improvements

    WHEATON – The Wheaton City Council is moving forward with work on the city's Downtown Streetscape Project after voting to authorize an agreement with ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 7:30 pm
  • Reader Poll

    What do you like best about the autumn season?
    Cooler temperatures
    Leaves changing
    Fall fashion
    Pumpkin-flavored drinks/food