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  • Joliet D-86 school libraries stay open this summer for reading

    JOLIET – Joliet Public Schools District 86 will keep its libraries open this summer to encourage reading.
    June 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Will-Grundy Medical Clinic seeking volunteer nurses

    JOLIET — The Will-Grundy Medical Clinic is looking for volunteer nurses to help the agency care for patients who have no health insurance or medical c ...
    June 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Plans underway in Joliet for new Police Chief’s Advisory Board

    JOLIET – Joliet Police Chief Brian Benton has announced plans to create a new Police Chief’s Advisory Board.
    June 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Demolition of Des Plaines Garden in Joliet begins

    JOLIET – They came not to praise it but to raze it.Des Plaines Garden Homes is coming down.At a demo ...
    June 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Grundy County's 112th annual fair coming this week to Morris

    MORRIS – The 112th annual Grundy County Agricultural District Fair starts Wednesday in Morris and offers something for the whole family.
    June 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • 1 car crashes into Joliet building after hitting another car

    JOLIET — A car crash in Joliet led one vehicle to slam through a building late Friday morning. That ...
    June 24, 2016 - 4:35 pm
  • Woodstock police seeking three suspects in Friday morning gas station robbery

    WOODSTOCK — Woodstock police are investigating an armed robbery at the Shell Gas Station at 315 N. Madison Street early Friday morning.
    June 24, 2016 - 3:46 pm
  • Criminal incident at Glen Ellyn hotel complex is latest as lawsuit's hearing nears

    GLEN ELLYN – The arrest of a man at the Budgetel Inn and Suites and America’s Best Inn complex in the 600 block of Roosevelt Road in the June 14 attem ...
    June 24, 2016 - 5:29 pm
  • Grundy County Sheriff's Office continues investigating crash that killed Morris couple

    MORRIS – The investigation into the Tuesday night crash that claimed the life of bicyclists Mark and Janice Wendling is ongoing, according to authorit ...
    June 24, 2016 - 2:52 pm
  • Wheaton proposing wireless technology ordinance

    WHEATON – Residents and business owners on June 27 will have the chance to comment on a wireless technology ordinance being considered by the Wheaton ...
    June 24, 2016 - 4:30 pm
  • Additions eyed at District 41 schools

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn School District 41 school board members on June 27 will vote on whether to direct the district's new architects to start desig ...
    June 24, 2016 - 4:31 pm
  • Whole Foods in Wheaton to move to Danada Square East

    WHEATON – Those driving past the Danada Square East shopping center on a regular basis probably have noticed the activity taking place at the former D ...
    June 24, 2016 - 4:31 pm
  • Police Reports: Elmhurst for June 24

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Elmhurst Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have n ...
    June 24, 2016 - 10:00 am
  • Volunteer Center to host management training in July

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Registration is open for the two-day Volunteer Management Certificate Program scheduled for July 21 and 22 at the Volunteer Center of M ...
    June 24, 2016 - 1:01 am
  • Cary trustees discuss possibility of modified Meyer Material petition

    CARY – With the future of mining at the Meyer Material site still unclear, the Village Board continued Tuesday to discuss the possibility of Meyer bri ...
    June 24, 2016 - 1:00 am
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