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  • Video gambling money continue to roll in

    With this month marking the two-year anniversary for gaming in Illinois, video gaming revenue is still going strong, according to the latest figures a ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 9:23 pm
  • Report says more Joliet high school students are college ready

    JOLIET – More Joliet high school students who graduate next year will be ready for college than in previous years, according to a report from Joliet T ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 9:20 pm
  • Vietnam-era Marine reservists’ reunite in Joliet

    JOLIET – To military reservists, summer camp memories involve a little more than swimming, archery and roasting marshmallows over a fire.
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 9:14 pm
  • Art, music in the spotlight at Art in Your Eye

    BATAVIA - The first thing one might notice in looking at one of Pamela Hamilton's portraits is the intensity of her subject's eyes.
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 6:23 pm
  • Benedictine to host virtual information sessions

    LISLE – Adults interested in earning an undergraduate degree are invited to attend a virtual information session to learn about Benedictine University ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 6:27 pm
  • Benet cheerleaders give back

    The Benet Academy varsity and junior varsity cheerleading teams volunteer with their parents during a recent trip to the Respond Now Shepherd's Table ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 6:09 pm
  • Falcon Fest to return to Wheaton

    WHEATON – The 27th annual Falcon Fest will be held from 4:45 to 9:45 p.m. Sept. 27, according to a news release from the Wheaton North Marching Falcon ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 6:04 pm
  • Veteran takes Honor Flight, gets letters from Wheaton schools

    World War II veteran George Lutz (front) is joined by son Chuck Lutz (from left), granddaughter Sara Panfil and Air Force Staff Sgt. Kurt Osterman dur ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 7:48 pm
  • College of DuPage to host women and religion discussion

    GLEN ELLYN – The Women’s Studies Committee at College of DuPage will present “Women and Religion in the Modern World: A Discussion of Women in Contemp ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 7:50 pm
  • Period actress portrays Civil War spy at Glen Ellyn event

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn Woman’s Club Program Chairwoman Maurine Hoeppner (right) helps actress Annette Baldwin put the finishing touches on her makeup ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 5:54 pm
  • 6th annual Rocktoberfest in La Grange: 6 photos

    Conversation, food, drink, and music are all part of the mix at the 6th annual Rocktoberfest that benefits the Community Nurse Health Center on Saturd ...
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 7:52 pm
  • Library expansion plans hinge on Joliet Diocese review

    VILLA PARK – A decision by the Joliet Catholic Diocese will play a key role in how expansion plans progress at the Villa Park Public Library.
    Sept. 21, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Plainfield girl rescued after falling into drain basin

    PLAINFIELD – A 12-year-old girl who fell through a storm sewer grate outside Ira Jones Middle School on Friday morning suffered a broken finger along ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • Svengoolie to appear Sunday at Siegel’s Cottonwood Farm

    CREST HILL – Berwyn?!Fans of Svengoolie, host of the kitschy horror show broadcast in the Chicago ar ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • County Executive Larry Walsh diagnosed with prostate cancer

    Will County Executive Larry Walsh is scheduled to undergo surgery Thursday following a recent prostate cancer diagnosis.
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 11:25 pm
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