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  • Wheaton City Council to vote on raising ambulance fees for patients

    WHEATON – People taken to the hospital in Wheaton ambulances may soon have to pay more of the cost of their ride.
    NEW: Feb. 10, 2016 - 9:51 am
  • No injuries following shooting in Wexford subdivision of Joliet

    JOLIET – No one was injured Monday afternoon when shots were fired in the 2200 block of Graystone Drive in the Wexford subdivision of Joliet.
    NEW: Feb. 10, 2016 - 9:50 am
  • Glen Ellyn Park District board continues state lobbying group discussions

    GLEN ELLYN – The Glen Ellyn Park District Board of Commissioners continues to talk about whether it should leave the Illinois Association of Park Dist ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 7:54 am
  • Face Time with Frank Slepicka

    Kaneville Township resident Frank Slepicka was at the James O. Breen Community Park in St. Charles with his basset hound, Ollie, when he answered 12 q ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Voter registration event held at University of Saint Francis in Joliet

    JOLIET – A voter registration day was held Tuesday in the lobby of the Brown Library at the University of Saint Francis in Joliet. Will County Clerk N ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 10:56 pm
  • Lockport cheerleaders win state division competition

    LOCKPORT – Lockport area middle school cheerleaders nabbed first place in a statewide competition for small team routine.
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 10:56 pm
  • Will County clerk training election judges ahead of March primary

    JOLIET – Will County Clerk Nancy Schultz Voots hopes to train more than 2,000 election judges before the upcoming March 15 primary on how to register ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 10:40 pm
  • Proposed law would mandate dogs determined to be vicious be euthanized

    JOLIET – Vicious dogs would be euthanized rather than being returned to their owners under a proposed revision in the city ordinance.
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 10:37 pm
  • Joliet council considers tax incentives in St. Joe's area, lease for brew pub

    JOLIET – The City Council could vote next week on a proposal to pursue tax incentives for redevelopment of the area around Presence Saint Joseph Medic ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 10:37 pm
  • Joliet Junior College celebrates Black History Month

    JOLIET – A black barbershop is more than a place for customers to get a haircut. Antione Edwards, mu ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 10:35 pm
  • St. Charles School District 303 turns focus to middle schools after January facilities vote

    ST. CHARLES – While the St. Charles school board’s facilities decision last month settled the matter of whether Lincoln and Wasco elementary schools w ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 9:57 pm
  • Prom attire donations sought for Riverside Brookfield High School Boutique

    RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Brookfield High School PTO seeks prom attire donations for its RB Boutique set from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Feb. 27 at The Hollywo ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 8:37 pm
  • Just A Taste Confections opens in Bloomingdale

    BLOOMINGDALE – The Carol Stream Chamber of Commerce, along with Bloomingdale Mayor Franco Coladipietro, recently took part in the ribbon-cutting cerem ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 7:00 pm
  • Victim's widow testifies: I saw Joliet restaurant shooter's face

    JOLIET – Edna Franchini testified she had a clear view of Christopher Thompson’s face when he fatally shot her husband in Louis’ Family Restaurant.
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 6:36 pm
  • Official: Illinois state museum could reopen in weeks

    SPRINGFIELD — The Illinois State Museum could reopen in a matter of weeks if the General Assembly approves changes sought by Gov. Bruce Rauner, accord ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 6:00 pm
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