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  • Letter: Keep health care innovations of 'Obamacare'

    To the editor:Regardless of what Trump and the Republicans say or do, the grand majority of American ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 12:52 pm
  • Berwyn Development Corporation to honor award winners

    BERWYN – Vesecky’s Bakery and John Aranza, owner of Autre Monde Café & Spirits and Horrorbles, are winners of the Berwyn Development Corporation’s 201 ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 6:02 pm
  • District 58 announces Kindergarten Roundup schedule

    DOWNERS GROVE–Downers Grove Grade School District 58 invites parents of soon-to-be kindergartners to attend Kindergarten Roundup in their future schoo ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Weigh in on Fox River Corridor Plan in Lake and McHenry counties at Cary open house

    CARY – The McHenry County Planning and Development Department is hosting a public open house so residents can give their input on the Fox River Corrid ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:49 pm
  • Huntley High School student who distributed racist pamphlets will not be criminally charged

    HUNTLEY – A Huntley High School student who distributed racist pamphlets in school will not be criminally charged, the McHenry County State’s Attorney ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:50 pm
  • Johnsburg fire leaves 2-story residence uninhabitable, fire official says

    JOHNSBURG – Fire officials are investigating what started a fire that left a Johnsburg home uninhabitable Monday, a fire official said.
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:38 pm
  • Early voting ongoing leading up to Algonquin, Grafton, Nunda township primaries

    Republican voters in Algonquin, Nunda and Grafton townships can vote early right up to their Feb. 28 primaries.
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:37 pm
  • Court overturns Elmhurst man's conviction in McHenry County arson case

    ELGIN – The Illinois Appellate Court has overturned the 2014 arson conviction of an Elmhurst man found guilty of setting a fire that destroyed two car ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:31 pm
  • Woodstock City Council to discuss Route 47 widening project

    WOODSTOCK – The City Council will discuss a planned road construction project that some worry could put the brakes on business along Route 47 in Woods ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:28 pm
  • McHenry-area program aimed at bringing people out of poverty graduates first class

    McHENRY – McHenry resident Julie Zavorski said she had a five-year plan with goals she wanted to accomplish, but she never knew how to implement it.
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:09 pm
  • Joliet to celebrate black authors at African-American Read-In event

    JOLIET – The words of black authors will come alive at the third annual African-American Read-In event at Joliet Central High School. 
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:39 pm
  • Will County students to learn about motivation, self-esteem at girls leadership conference

    JOLIET – The Will County Regional Office of Education will present its 2017 Girl Leadership Conference on Thursday. 
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:37 pm
  • MyGrain targets July opening for Joliet brewpub

    JOLIET – Developers of a brewpub at Union Station hope to open by July.The MyGrain Brewing Co. brewp ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:32 pm
  • Brothers unite to open brick oven pizzeria in Plainfield

    PLAINFIELD – After decades working for others, brothers Corey and Dave Svoboda are taking years of experience in the restaurant, bar and beverage indu ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:31 pm
  • Westchester resident wins $200,000 Illinois Lottery prize

    WESTCHESTER – Westchester resident Alvaro Ortega instantly won $200,000 when he scratched an Illinois Lottery Bingo ticket, according to an Illinois L ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 9:57 am