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  • A day dedicated to outer space

    GRAYSLAKE – The Lake County Astronomical Society (LCAS) hosted its annual Astronomy Day Saturday at the College of Lake County in Grayslake. The free ...
    April 27, 2015 - 3:52 pm
  • Joliet resident named to state Capital Development Board

    JOLIET – Gov. Bruce Rauner has appointed Joliet resident Steven Orlando to the state's Capital Development Board, according to a news release.
    April 27, 2015 - 3:50 pm
  • Joliet students will perform in musical celebration

    JOLIET — Joliet Public Schools District 86 students will show off more than 700 pieces of fine art and perform in a community musical Wednesday. 
    April 27, 2015 - 3:41 pm
  • Libertyville's Enaz On The Park to host Mother's Day trunk show

    LIBERTYVILLE – Enaz On The Park, at 111 W. Church St., in Libertyville, will celebrate Mother's Day with a four-day trunk show from noon to 4 p.m. May ...
    April 27, 2015 - 3:37 pm
  • La Grange Coulter Post chili cook off contest: 5 photos

    Robert E. Coulter, Jr. Post 1941 holds a chili cook off contest at the American Legion post in La Grange on Saturday, April 25, 2015.
    April 27, 2015 - 5:58 pm
  • Motorcycle driver injured after Richmond crash with pickup truck

    RICHMOND – A crash involving a pickup truck and a motorcycle sent one person to an area hospital Monday afternoon, fire officials said.
    April 27, 2015 - 3:15 pm
  • Roof, attic damaged in Wheaton house fire

    WHEATON – A large fire Sunday night left a Wheaton house badly damaged, according to a Wheaton Fire Department news release.
    April 27, 2015 - 4:34 pm
  • Man in critical condition after driving into Elmhurst lagoon

    ELMHURST – A 77-year-old Elmhurst man remains in critical intensive care at Elmhurst Memorial Hospital after being rescued Monday afternoon from a veh ...
    April 28, 2015 - 12:28 pm
  • Indian Head couple to appear on Wheel of Fortune Tuesday

    INDIAN HEAD PARK – An Indian Head couple will be spinning for cash and prizes on the legendary game show Wheel of Fortune Tuesday.
    April 27, 2015 - 2:48 pm
  • Police Reports: Woodridge, Lisle and Bolingbrook for April 22

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have ...
    April 27, 2015 - 2:06 pm
  • Artists show off work during Villa Park event

    VILLA PARK – The Odeum Expo Center in Villa Park was filled with artists and guests during Spring Festival – An Arts and Crafts Affair from April 17 t ...
    April 27, 2015 - 1:59 pm
  • Women ready to spar in Lake County charity boxing event

    LAKE COUNTY – Several fierce females will be featured in Friday’s Badges vs. Bad Guys boxing event at the Libertyville Sports Complex, including Chica ...
    April 27, 2015 - 1:42 pm
  • Lilac Parade names grand marshals

    LOMBARD – The Lombard Lilac Festival Parade recently named its grand marshals for this year's event.
    April 27, 2015 - 1:32 pm
  • Relic of first Lilac festival gets its moment of glory

    LOMBARD – Eighty-five years ago, the women of Lombard donated their silver spoons to be melted down and crafted into a crown that was worn by the vill ...
    April 27, 2015 - 1:32 pm
  • Police Reports: Elmhurst for April 24

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Elmhurst Police Department. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime ...
    April 27, 2015 - 1:33 pm
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