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  • Glen Ellyn's Holiday Walk to usher in holiday season

    GLEN ELLYN – Thousands of people are expected to fill downtown Glen Ellyn on Nov. 27 to usher in the holiday season at the Glen Ellyn Chamber of Comme ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 5:50 pm
  • Greater LaGrange YMCA Special Olympic bowlers see success at competition

    Bowlers from the Greater LaGrange YMCA Special Olympics earned several honors in a recent competition.
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 5:46 pm
  • Downers Grove business using grant to reach international customers

    DOWNERS GROVE – Blue Diamond Athletic Displays of Downers Grove will soon present its website in four languages thanks to a $5,000 grant from Metro Ch ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 5:00 pm
  • Auto Tech opens at new, larger Crystal Lake location

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The recently relocated Auto Tech location in Crystal Lake has a more spacious work space and can hold double the tire inventory, its pr ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 4:41 pm
  • Defense in McHenry fatal DUI case wants to introduce teen victim's toxicology

    WOODSTOCK – Defense attorneys for a man accused of drunken driving in a crash that killed a McHenry teen are seeking to introduce evidence that the te ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 4:22 pm
  • Joliet murder suspect representing self can watch video evidence in jail

    JOLIET – A man representing himself in his third murder trial will be allowed as much time as he needs in the Will County jail to review evidence agai ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 4:20 pm
  • Huntley School District 158 blended learning enrollment explodes

    HUNTLEY – Sophomore year at Huntley High School, Jason Zobott was one of only 600 students who had a red "B" on his school I.D. Two years later, he ra ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 4:13 pm
  • Channahon District 17 adopts $17.5 million estimated property tax levy

    CHANNAHON — Channahon District 17 school board members Monday voted to adopt an estimated property tax levy of $17.566 million, an increase of $169,60 ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 3:40 pm
  • Woodstock Route 14 crash sends 2 to hospital, fire official says

    WOODSTOCK – Two people were sent to the hospital after a crash at Dean Street and Route 14 in Woodstock, a fire official said.
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 3:28 pm
  • Channahon District 17 puts pause on school closure

    CHANNAHON — The question of closing one of Channahon District 17’s four schools is off the table for the time being, as school board members Monday de ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 3:10 pm
  • Elmhurst City Council approves sales tax increase

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst City Council has elected to increase the home rule sales tax, while the property tax will remain the same.
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 3:00 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: Nov. 16-22, 2015

    Want to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email mslsoundoff@shawmedia.com.Want to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email msls ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 2:35 pm
  • Union Pacific, Metra give Elmhurst $15,000 for railroad safety education

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Police Department is one of seven that will receive funding from Union Pacific Railroad and Metra to promote railroad safety.
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 2:00 pm
  • Longtime Will County Board member Joe Babich will not seek re-election

    JOLIET – Longtime Will County Board member Joe Babich, D-Joliet, announced Tuesday he will not run for re-election next year.
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 1:20 pm
  • Berwyn native ‘always there to help'

    BERWYN – Berwyn native Roy Pechous loved to help people and built his 40-year law career on helping residents solve problems. Pechous died Oct. 16 in ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 1:11 pm
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