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  • Lisle man charged with robbing gas station

    LISLE – A Lisle man was charged with robbing the Oak Hill Shell gas station in early March, according to a Lisle Police Department news release.
    March 27, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Pick residents face tax hike if park districts merge

    ELMHURST – Residents of a subdivision in Elmhurst may soon see a steep increase in their annual park district tax bill.
    March 27, 2015 - 2:41 pm
  • Elmhurst firefighters respond to science classroom fire

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Fire Department responded Wednesday morning to a fire at Sandburg Middle School that was apparently caused by a chemical react ...
    March 28, 2015 - 6:47 am
  • Elmhurst police investigate suspicious person incident

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Police Department is investigating a report of a subject who approached a student walking home from school March 17, according ...
    March 27, 2015 - 2:23 pm
  • Police increase patrols at Joliet Armory as 'preventative measure'

    JOLIET – Police have stepped up patrols around the Joliet Armory as a "preventative measure," although Joliet Police Chief Brian Benton said he has no ...
    March 27, 2015 - 1:42 pm
  • Stretches of Tilden, Cossitt avenues in La Grange closed starting Monday for sewer televising

    LA GRANGE – The village of La Grange plans to close two roadways for sewer televising and repairs at the end of March.
    March 27, 2015 - 1:22 pm
  • Harvard police investigate wave of business burglaries

    HARVARD – Harvard police are encouraging business owners to secure their buildings in light of a rash of burglaries that have occurred since January.
    March 27, 2015 - 1:17 pm
  • Huntley husband accused of wife's beating murder appears in court

    WOODSTOCK – The Huntley man charged with first-degree murder in the beating death of his wife appeared in court Friday.
    March 27, 2015 - 3:53 pm
  • Woodland Wishes auction to benefit District 50

    GURNEE – The Woodland Educational Foundation's seventh annual benefit auction, Woodland Wishes, will feature a new twist this year with a Casino Night ...
    March 27, 2015 - 12:56 pm
  • Police: On way home from jail, Fox Lake woman jumps out of vehicle going 50 mph

    BULL VALLEY – The Bull Valley Police Department says a recently arrested woman on her way home from the McHenry County Jail jumped out of a moving veh ...
    March 27, 2015 - 12:12 pm
  • Brookfield Jazz Society's 10th Anniversary party: 5 photos

    The Mark Colby/Jim Cooper Quartet performs a “Getz-Burton Revisited” tribute for members and guests at the Brookfield Jazz Society's 10th anniversary ...
    March 28, 2015 - 7:15 am
  • Meet the candidates night April 1 in Channahon

    CHANNAHON – The Three Rivers Business Alliance and the Channahon Economic Development Corporation will host an April 1 "Meet The Candidates" night for ...
    March 27, 2015 - 11:15 am
  • Icy bridges lead to multiple crashes in Joliet

    JOLIET - Access to downtown Joliet was hampered Friday morning as icy bridges caused several accidents.
    March 27, 2015 - 10:25 am
  • Home improvement businesses open in CL

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Two new home improvement businesses are set to open in Crystal Lake. Home Heart Designs, 407 E. Terra Cotta Ave., and Crawford Supply G ...
    March 27, 2015 - 10:16 am
  • Hinsdale police sergeant graduates from NU program

    HINSDALE – The Hinsdale Police Department announced March 16 Sgt. Thomas Yehl recently graduated from the School of Police Staff and Command program a ...
    March 27, 2015 - 10:00 am
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