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  • Will County Board District 10 candidate Carlasare files lawsuit against opponent Dollinger

    JOLIET – Joseph Carlasare has filed a lawsuit against Citizens For Dollinger, a committee seeking to elect Gloria Dollinger to the Will County Board.
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 10:40 pm
  • 'Family' entertains families at Halloween production in Joliet

    JOLIET – Carrie Lee was not cast in “The Spirit of All Hallows Eve.”But her son, niece, nephew and s ...
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 10:39 pm
  • Route 31 western bypass closed in Algonquin for next several hours, dispatcher says

    ALGONQUIN – The Route 31 western bypass is closed for the next several hours due to a traffic crash Saturday night, according to a SEECOM dispatcher.
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 7:10 pm
  • Immanuel Ministries free clinic in Crystal Lake helps hundreds in need

    CRYSTAL LAKE – About 250 people attended a free clinic hosted by Immanuel Ministries Saturday for dental screenings, vision screenings, food, flu shot ...
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 6:22 pm
  • Letter: Sen. Tom Cullerton assists in fight against autoimmune disorder

    To the editor:I am the parent of a child with a misunderstood autoimmune disorder that impacts both ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 8:02 am
  • Resurfacing begins Monday on I-55 between Weber, Willow Springs roads

    CHICAGO – Temporary, nightly lane closures are scheduled to take place starting Monday on Interstate 55 between Weber Road and Willow Springs Road, in ...
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 1:40 pm
  • Will County implements online permitting system

    JOLIET –The Will County Land Use Department has implemented a new cloud-based permitting system designed to increase efficiency and make the Land Use ...
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 1:40 pm
  • Joliet Slammers to host Cubs viewing party Tuesday

    JOLIET – The Joliet Slammers will host a watch party Tuesday for fans to see the Cubs play in Game 3 of the National League Championship Series, accor ...
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 1:35 pm
  • Joliet subdivision tries to end graffiti problem

    JOLIET – Racist graffiti has resurfaced in a West Side subdivision, and the homeowners association is gearing up to put a stop to it.
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 1:34 pm
  • Protesters want work at Water's Edge project in Joliet

    JOLIET – About 15 people protested hiring and contracting practices Friday at the future Water's Edge construction site in Joliet.
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 1:34 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Oct. 3-9

    Haunted house too noisyIt’s that time of year again, Halloween, and we live in Cicero. It’s wonderfu ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 8:03 am
  • Naperville man dies under overpass in Bolingbrook

    BOLINGBROOK – A 22-year-old Naperville man died Friday afternoon under an overpass of the southbound lane of I-355 at milepost 10.8 in Bolingbrook.
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 11:38 am
  • Regal Cinema in Crystal Lake to show third presidential debate

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Residents will have one more opportunity to see a 2016 presidential debate on the big screen.
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 12:53 am
  • McHenry's Orchard Church members head to Haiti after Hurricane Matthew

    McHENRY – Thirteen members of Orchard Church in McHenry will travel to Haiti on Saturday to complete an eight-day mission trip.
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 12:54 am
  • Cary zoning board makes positive recommendation for Sage Products

    CARY – Sage Products is one step closer to starting its 27-acre expansion in Cary.At its meeting Thu ...
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 12:53 am
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