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  • Light Up the Holidays in downtown Joliet today

    JOLIET – Light Up the Holidays Festival and Parade is a daylong event Friday in downtown Joliet. Her ...
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 9:40 pm
  • Shoppers line up to get Black Friday deals

    JOLIET – Shoppers lined up at stores in and out of the Louis Joliet Mall waiting to get good deals as Thanksgiving was ending. 
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 9:39 pm
  • USF radio station features holiday tunes

    JOLIET – The University of St. Francis plans to raise enthusiasm for Christmas through a free 24-hour radio program filled with festive music. 
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 8:42 pm
  • SEASPAR approves Lemont Park District membership

    LEMONT – The Lemont Park District was officially admitted into the Southeast Association for Special Parks and Recreation by unanimous vote during the ...
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 8:40 pm
  • District 201 superintendent will receive letter

    MINOOKA – The Minooka Consolidated School District 201 board voted to have a letter drafted to Superintendent Al Gegenheimer responding to allegations ...
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 8:38 pm
  • Celebration of Lights Festival set in Batavia

    BATAVIA – Sunday’s Celebration of Lights Festival in downtown Batavia will help usher in the holiday season with a community sing-a-long, hayrides and ...
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 8:36 pm
  • Geneva police warn of phone scam

    GENEVA – The Geneva Police Department is warning residents about bogus phone calls from people purporting to be with the Internal Revenue Service.
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 8:36 pm
  • County OEM volunteers honored for hours logged

    With only three paid employees, the Kane County Office of Emergency Management depends a lot on volunteers.
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 8:34 pm
  • Pat Perez ends tenure as Kane County sheriff this weekend

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Sheriff Pat Perez should have listened to his wife.When he bought two storage ...
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 8:33 pm
  • Thanksgiving at The Holmstad

    BATAVIA – Bob Rowland wore a suit and tie Thursday as he settled into his seat at a table at The Holmstad in Batavia.
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 8:32 pm
  • Boy Scout Troop 35 to hold annual wreath sale

    WHEATON – Boy Scout Troop 35 will hold its annual holiday greenery sale at Danada Square East Shopping Center at the northeast corner of Naperville an ...
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 12:55 pm
  • Dickens of a Christmas parade to close streets

    WHEATON – Several streets in Wheaton will close for the city's annual Dickens of a Christmas lighted holiday parade, according to a city news release.
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 12:52 pm
  • West Chicago library to host holiday events

    WEST CHICAGO – The West Chicago Public Library, 118 W. Washington St., will host a holiday open house Dec. 6, the library announced in a news release.
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 12:46 pm
  • Waterleaf to host Ayala champagne dinner

    GLEN ELLYN – The Waterleaf Restaurant at College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd., will host an Ayala champagne dinner Dec. 10, the college announced in a ...
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 12:43 pm
  • Letters, phone calls from Santa to arrive in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A letter or phone call from Santa Claus could be on its way.If children send their le ...
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 11:57 pm
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