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  • Trustees upset with county over 9-1-1 cost increase

    MINOOKA – Minooka village trustees have agreed to pay $199,983 annually for 9-1-1 communication services to Grundy County – despite nearly unanimous d ...
    NEW: Aug. 27, 2014 - 9:46 am
  • Taking pies to the face

    NEW: Aug. 27, 2014 - 9:33 am
  • Seeking more stores

    GRAYSLAKE – Grayslake has relatively few retailers. The same goes for Wauconda and the Round Lake area.
    NEW: Aug. 27, 2014 - 9:32 am
  • Youth swim coach charged with dropping pill in woman’s drink at Lombard bar

    LOMBARD – A youth swim coach accused of slipping a pill into a woman’s drink at a Lombard bar was arrested Monday during open registration for his clu ...
    NEW: Aug. 27, 2014 - 9:22 am
  • Out with a bang

    NEW: Aug. 27, 2014 - 9:14 am
  • Balloon bash

    NEW: Aug. 27, 2014 - 9:13 am
  • Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital construction on target

    BARRINGTON – Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital supporters and staff are quick to celebrate any construction milestone in their years-long, $247 million ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 8:21 am
  • No injuries after Crystal Lake structure fire

    CRYSTAL LAKE – There were no reported injuries Tuesday after a fire at a Crystal Lake auto repair garage, according to the Crystal Lake Fire Rescue De ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 6:44 am
  • Before the buckets dropped: Years later, girl still raising money, awareness for ALS

    LA GRANGE PARK – While millions of people around the country are taking on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge by drenching themselves with freezing buckets ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 7:16 am
  • Heart on his sleeve: Riverside teen releases new album of dreamy R&B

    RIVERSIDE – Sixteen-year-old Nick Malone has been quietly putting out albums under various names for years via music sharing websites SoundCloud and B ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 7:34 am
  • Woodridge Junior Woman's Club thanks community

    WOODRIDGE – The Woodridge Junior Woman's Club's is thanking the community for another successful School Supply Drive for District 68.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • It’s a tale of two cities

    LOCKPORT – In Illinois and New York there exist two cities with two canals that share the same name: Lockport.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • Man who murdered Crest Hill cab driver as juvenile stays in prison

    JOLIET – A man who was a teenager when he murdered a cab driver 30 years ago will remain in prison for the rest of his life.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:10 pm
  • Animal clinic provides dog free care during makeover of New Lenox home

    NEW LENOX – When three brothers left their New Lenox home so it could be remodeled, they had to leave one family member behind.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Veterans housing organizers rally for support

    JOLIET – Organizers behind a stalled plan to convert six Hickory Street row houses into veterans housing pitched their project to a mixed group of vet ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:08 pm
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