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  • Lockport man shot by Joliet police denies trying to run over officer

    JOLIET – A Lockport man told a judge Monday he wasn't trying to run down Joliet police officers with his car three years ago.
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 5:44 pm
  • Longtime Will County Board member Steve Wilhelmi will not seek re-election

    JOLIET — After nearly 16 years on the Will County Board, longtime member Steve Wilhelmi has announced he won't seek re-election next year, noting how ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 5:30 pm
  • Joliet man pleads guilty in fatal DUI hit-and-run

    JOLIET – A Joliet man who was charged last year in the hit-and-run death of a man in Rockdale pleaded guilty to driving under the influence last month ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 4:45 pm
  • MCCD offers hike in Glacial Park, crafts in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A hike in search of owls, an introduction to snowshoeing and the creation of ornaments using recycled paper will all be offered this mo ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 4:27 pm
  • New Pilot Travel Center opens in Joliet

    JOLIET — Pilot Flying J on Sunday opened a Pilot Travel Center in Joliet.The travel center features ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 4:07 pm
  • Westchester man's art takes him to Indonesia

    WESTCHESTER – Westchester artist Eric Carbrey hopes the mural he painted on the wall of a preschool in Indonesia can help brighten the lives of the ch ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Downers Grove District 58 showcasing grants through video series

    DOWNERS GROVE – The community can see how Downers Grove Grade School District 58 is using money from the Education Foundation of Downers Grove Distric ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Harvard police investigating gunshot damage from Thanksgiving

    HARVARD – Police in Harvard are investigating two separate incidents where gunshots were fired into a house and a car.
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Elmhurst Park District to create new Butterfield Park plan

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Park District Board of Commissioners will reconsider building a basketball court as part of its Butterfield Park renovation pl ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 10:20 pm
  • Books for all

    DOWNERS GROVE - The confirmation class at First Congregational Church of Downers Grove has established a Little Free Library outside the church for th ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 3:30 pm
  • Romeoville police: Plainfield man robbed teens on Thanksgiving

    ROMEOVILLE – Police said a man robbed two teenagers Thursday as they were leaving Thanksgiving dinner.
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 3:28 pm
  • Elmhurst Garden Club donates to Elmhurst Park District

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Garden Club gave the Elmhurst Park District a $4,500 donation from proceeds made at the Garden Club's 2015 Annual Garden Walk ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 2:58 pm
  • Boys basketball: Addison Trail, Glenbard East, IC Catholic, Timothy Christian, Willowbrook, York set for topoff

    Basketball is a numbers game: Points per game, field goal percentage and total rebounds can all tell the story of a team. With the season about to tip ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 2:56 pm
  • MacNeal Hospital in Berwyn opens new Acute Care Rehabilitation Center

    BERWYN – Patients in need of intensive rehabilitation following a stroke or other debilitating health condition may not have to travel so far from hom ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 10:19 pm
  • Funeral services set for teens killed in McHenry crash on Lily Lake Road

    Funeral services are scheduled for the three 18-year-olds who died in a car crash Friday outside McHenry.
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 8:26 pm
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