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  • Plainfield home sees 2 drive-by shootings in less than a week

    PLAINFIELD – Two separate vehicles have recently been used in drive-by shootings directed at a Plainfield home, with both incidents happening within a ...
    April 25, 2016 - 6:02 pm
  • Downers Grove church offering weekly faith-based coffee house

    DOWNERS GROVE – First Congregational United Church of Christ, 1047 Curtiss St., Downers Grove, hosts Grounds of Hope from 6 to 7 p.m. every Wednesday.
    April 25, 2016 - 6:00 pm
  • Buffalo Theatre Ensemble to return to College of DuPage

    The Buffalo Theatre Ensemble will return this fall as a resident theater company at the College of DuPage.
    April 26, 2016 - 6:18 am
  • Joliet man who had sex with teen gets probation

    JOLIET – A Joliet man is unlikely to go to prison for having sex with a teenage girl while her mother watched them.
    April 25, 2016 - 5:20 pm
  • Fabrik Industries expanding in McHenry, buying second facility

    McHENRY – Fabrik Industries will expand its operations in the city of McHenry with the purchase of a second facility at Miller Parkway, the McHenry Co ...
    April 25, 2016 - 5:10 pm
  • Elmhurst boy saves younger sister from drowning, named Best Big Brother Ever

    ELMHURST – The city of Elmhurst and the Elmhurst Fire Department recently recognized everyone who helped save a 3-year-old from drowning in a local po ...
    April 25, 2016 - 10:26 pm
  • City of Elmhurst launches redesigned website

    ELMHURST – The city of Elmhurst launched a redesigned website as part of an initiative to become a reliable source of information for residents and vi ...
    April 29, 2016 - 1:33 pm
  • Man wounded in Joliet car shooting remains conscious, woman struck in elbow

    JOLIET – Police say two people were shot Friday while in a car by the occupants of another vehicle.A ...
    April 25, 2016 - 4:02 pm
  • Bloomingdale Park District executive director wins recognition

    BLOOMINGDALE – Bloomingdale Park District Executive Director Carrie Fullerton received the Joseph Bannon Practitioner Award at the Charles K. Brightbi ...
    April 25, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Woodstock man pleads guilty to cyberstalking 16-year-old girl

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge sentenced a Woodstock man to one year of probation after he admitted to cyberstalking a 16-year-old girl.
    April 25, 2016 - 5:17 pm
  • Cary police charge homeowner with arson of house in pre-foreclosure

    CARY — A Cary man is charged with arson for allegedly starting a fire that left a vacant two-story home uninhabitable, police said.
    April 25, 2016 - 3:55 pm
  • Second biker charged in Plainfield investigation of 2015 fatal crash

    PLAINFIELD – Nearly one year after a motorcycle crash that killed two people, Plainfield police have announced charges against a third person at the s ...
    April 25, 2016 - 3:18 pm
  • Sign-up underway for Hinsdale Humane Society summer camps

    HINSDALE – Children and animals will come together during Hinsdale Humane Society’s summer camps in June, July and August. For the first time, HHS wil ...
    April 25, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Joliet police: Cadillac damaged by gunfire

    JOLIET – A man told police he was shot at while driving in his car Saturday in Joliet.Joliet Deputy ...
    April 25, 2016 - 2:59 pm
  • Woodstock police: Puppy abandoned in sealed pillowcase near Route 14

    WOODSTOCK – Police are investigating a case of animal cruelty after a puppy was placed in a pillowcase secured with duct tape and abandoned near Route ...
    April 25, 2016 - 5:19 pm
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