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  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Sept. 19-25, 2016

    Jobs are out thereIn regard to the job market, almost every day I walk past local businesses that ar ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 10:13 am
  • Non-emergency phone lines were briefly down again for Lockport, Shorewood

    The non-emergency phone lines were briefly down again Friday morning for the Shorewood and Lockport police departments.
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 10:01 am
  • Lemont’s Power to the Pink kicks off Breast Cancer Awareness Month

    LEMONT – The Lemont Park District is enlisting residents to help in the fight against breast cancer.
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 7:41 am
  • McHenry's leaf collection for the fall starts Monday

    McHENRY – The city of McHenry’s Refuse and Recycling Program will provide a special leaf collection program starting Monday.
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 12:12 am
  • $40 million senior home Clarendale of Algonquin opens

    ALGONQUIN – Construction of Clarendale of Algonquin, a 186-unit senior housing facility, is complete, and residents will start moving in Saturday.
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • Faith Acres founders seeking community support before Oct. 3 auction

    McHENRY – McHenry residents Jeff and Jodie Clow, founders of Illinois-based Faith Acres Foundation, might lose their home in a house auction Monday. T ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 12:07 am
  • United at Peace hopes to bring youth center to Marengo

    MARENGO – A youth service center might be coming to downtown Marengo.United at Peace has requested u ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 12:06 am
  • Huntley Park District's Pinecrest Golf Club to change management

    HUNTLEY – Golfers and diners at Pinecrest Golf Club in Huntley will see a new management service starting Saturday.
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • McHenry County blood banks looking to replenish supply

    CRYSTAL LAKE – As summer has come to an end, McHenry County-area blood banks are looking to catch up on their supply.
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • Police reports: Downers Grove for Sept. 28

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Downers Grove and Westmont police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 7:30 pm
  • Joliet man gets 25 years for Aurora murder

    A Joliet man who pleaded guilty in February to an Aurora murder has been sentenced to 25 years in prison, according to a news release from the Kane Co ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 7:02 pm
  • Houby Day celebration kicks off in Berwyn, Cicero

    The 48th annual International Houby Fest celebration kicked off Sept. 26 in Berwyn and Cicero and continues until Oct. 2 with a football game, carniva ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 7:37 am
  • Wheaton Park District moving ahead on ice rink project

    WHEATON – The Wheaton Park District is moving ahead to install two sheets of ice at the Central Athletic Complex at 500 S. Naperville Road.
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 7:42 am
  • Glen Ellyn Hops for Hunger to benefit families in need of food assistance

    GLEN ELLYN – This year, The GardenWorks Project planted 56 gardens in DuPage County to benefit those families who are both in need of food assistance ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 7:44 am
  • White House honors Glenbard District 87 for efforts to close AP enrollment gap

    GLEN ELLYN – Glenbard Township High School District 87 was recognized Sept. 21 by the White House and U.S. Department of Education for its commitment ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 5:00 pm
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