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  • REACH Food Pantry receives DuPage Foundation grant

    Local nonprofit REACH Food Pantry recently received a grant from the DuPage Foundation to support its mission of meeting the nutritional and social ne ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 2:04 pm
  • Berwyn gears up for annual Route 66 Car Show

    BERWYN – Berwyn residents and visitors can take a step back in time as they admire hundreds of classic and custom cars, trucks and motorcycles Aug. 27 ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Police Reports: Glen Ellyn and Wheaton for Aug. 25

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 1:42 pm
  • High school football: Josh Bean ready to step up as Hinsdale Central's quarterback

    HINSDALE – Josh Bean got plenty of time under center for Hinsdale Central last season as he was part of a quarterback tandem along with Michael Sessa. ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 7:24 am
  • Police: Suicidal man taken to hospital after Joliet standoff at Harrah's parking deck

    JOLIET – A man with a gun threatened to shoot himself Thursday morning in the parking deck at Harrah's Casino in downtown Joliet.
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 1:17 pm
  • Crystal Lake man sentenced to 4 years for sexually assaulting young family member

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge sentenced a Crystal Lake man to four years in prison after he admitted to sexually assaulting a young family member ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 5:15 pm
  • High school football: Nazareth eager to defend back-to-back state championships

    LA GRANGE PARK – Chris Sampleton knows what it takes to win a state championship. The senior defensive end and tight end attests that titles are won b ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 7:22 am
  • High school football: Marquis Thomas in top form for Westmont

    WESTMONT – Marquis Thomas, a three-year starter, is one of Westmont's few seasoned players. He led the team in receiving last season and was a standou ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 11:30 am
  • London Strong: Downers Grove parents fight disease after infant daughter's death

    DOWNERS GROVE – A local couple is hoping to turn their personal tragedy into something positive.Thro ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 10:00 am
  • Police reports: Downers Grove for Aug. 24

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Downers Grove and Westmont police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 9:36 am
  • High school football: Lyons Township primed for season opener

    SENIOR SAYS Q&ALA GRANGE – Four-year varsity running back Reggie Terrell believes Lyons Township is ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 7:16 am
  • Part of Highland Avenue in Algonquin, Barrington Hills closed through December

    ALGONQUIN – A 0.7-mile section of Highland Avenue in Algonquin and Barrington Hills is closed through December for road construction.
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 12:36 am
  • Crystal Lake woman pleads guilty to stealing $197K in income tax fraud

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A 34-year-old Crystal Lake woman pleaded guilty Wednesday to stealing more than $197,000 from the U.S., according to the U.S. Departmen ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 12:36 am
  • Spring Grove benefit ride to raise money for boy with muscular dystrophy

    SPRING GROVE – Spring Grove restaurant KC’s Cabin is hosting its second annual benefit ride Sunday to raise money and awareness for a 9-year-old with ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • Funeral services set for Huntley Police Sgt. L.J. Marak who lost battle to cancer

    HUNTLEY – Visitation and funeral arrangements have been set for former Huntley Police Sgt. L.J. Marak, who lost his battle with cancer Tuesday.
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 12:31 am
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