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  • Blue For Life

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Megan Bennett saw a need in the law-enforcement community for times when a sworn officer’s family is going through a catastroph ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:38 pm
  • Wheaton City Council considers Courthouse Square, Downtown Wheaton Association and St. James Farm

    WHEATON – The Wheaton City Council on Monday decided to move forward with a long-developing and controversial project, guided staff to prepare to assi ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 9:08 pm
  • Back to school: Lisle students begin new year

    LISLE – Monday marked the end of summer for students attending Lisle Community Unit School District 202 schools.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 6:59 pm
  • Glen Ellyn named 7th safest city in Illinois

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn was named the seventh safest city in Illinois, according to Movoto, a real estate brokerage company that announced the ranking ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 6:51 pm
  • Milton Township Highway Department taking electronic recycling

    Residents of Milton Township can bring electronics to the highway department to be recycled, the village of Glen Ellyn announced in a news release.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 6:49 pm
  • Glen Ellyn introduces solar-powered recycling bins

    GLEN ELLYN – The village of Glen Ellyn is implementing BigBelly containers for refuse and recycling, the village announced in a news release.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 6:37 pm
  • Glenbard Parent Series returns for 2014-15 school year

    GLEN ELLYN – The Glenbard Parent Series is back to provide practical tips and support for area parents.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 6:34 pm
  • Judge: Police had probable cause to detain Cicero man following killing in Romeoville

    JOLIET – A judge ruled Tuesday police had probable cause to arrest a man they found hiding under a porch two blocks from where his ex-girlfriend was s ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:27 pm
  • Berwyn to host Route 66 Car Show

    BERWYN – Question: Which of the following is a true piece of art: Rodin’s “The Thinker,” da Vinci’s “Mona Lisa” or a 1957 Chevy Biscayne convertible?
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 4:53 pm
  • Wood from Moving Wall donated to construction of bedroom for boy with special needs

    BERWYN – Berwyn Park District officials said at least 50,000 people came to Proksa Park on Aug. 7 through 11 to visit the Moving Wall Vietnam Memorial ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 4:39 pm
  • Family cancels Sebek fundraiser

    A fundraiser planned for Sept. 6 to raise money for Renee Sebek, daughter of longtime and now retired Brookfield police officer Richard Sebek, has bee ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 4:38 pm
  • Local governments now can consolidate if they choose

    SPRINGFIELD – A new law makes it easier for local government bodies to consolidate or eliminate themselves. 
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 4:37 pm
  • New Oak Elementary principal chosen

    HINSDALE – Former Hinsdale Middle School assistant principal Martha Henrikson recently was named the Oak Elementary School principal.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 4:30 pm
  • Joliet man charged in Rockdale hit and run

    ROCKDALE – A Joliet man has been charged in the hit and run death of a man who had been lying on the road Monday night.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 4:26 pm
  • McHenry walk to raise money for poor

    McHENRY – Proceeds from an upcoming fundraiser will go toward helping those living paycheck to paycheck, helping avert eviction or utility shutoffs.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 4:06 pm
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