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  • Mickey Finn's Brewery turns 21

    LIBERTYVILLE – With a new Libertyville location about one block south of the old one, Mickey Finn's Brewery is celebrating its grand opening and 21st ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 3:49 pm
  • Critic's Choice: 'West Side Story' examines cultural divide

    It's 58 years old, still going strong, and still relevant – in Oakbrook Terrace.One cannot say that ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 3:47 pm
  • Crystal Lake library project not on April ballot

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Plans to build a new public library will not come before Crystal Lake voters this spring.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 3:41 pm
  • Robert Crown Center to host open house for National Drug Facts Week

    HINSDALE – The Robert Crown Center for Health Education, 21 Salt Creek Lane, will host a series of events as part of an open house for parents and tee ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 2:43 pm
  • Indian Prairie Public Library adds hoopla digital to offerings

    DARIEN – The Indian Prairie Public Library, 401 Plainfield Road, announced Jan. 14 that it is now offering music, movies, television shows and audiobo ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 2:41 pm
  • Algonquin library plans open house to show off renovations

    ALGONQUIN – The Algonquin Area Public Library District has scheduled an open house for people to view the completion of its meeting room renovation.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 2:35 pm
  • New theater planned at Oakbrook Center

    OAK BROOK – Oak Brook trustees unanimous signaled their support for a proposed 12-screen movie theater in Oakbrook Center that will bring first-run mo ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 2:35 pm
  • Deer hunting numbers strong in McHenry County despite Illinois kill drop

    McHENRY – McHenry County is is an exception to the trend in Illinois when it comes to deer hunting as it is one of the few to register an increase in ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 2:32 pm
  • Vehicles involved in hit-and-run on Interstate 55

    LEMONT – One person was transported to Bolingbrook Medical Center after his vehicle struck a cement wall at 6:45 a.m. Friday in a southbound lane of I ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 2:25 pm
  • New contractor selected for Shorewood-Troy Library window project

    SHOREWOOD – A new contractor was selected by the Shorewood-Troy Library's Building Committee Thursday to resume work on its window-wall, a project tha ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 2:15 pm
  • Huntley businesses' liquor licenses suspended for underage alcohol sales

    HUNTLEY – Two Huntley businesses will be prohibited from selling alcohol for five consecutive days — starting Monday — after both failed a police comp ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:56 pm
  • State Supreme Court rules in favor of D113A in lawsuit

    LEMONT – The Illinois Supreme Court unanimously upheld the decision by a district and appellate court to dismiss a lawsuit filed against Lemont-Brombe ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 2:27 pm
  • 2 Lemont Village Board candidates removed from ballot

    LEMONT – The village of Lemont Local Election Board has determined that objections against the election petitions of Lemont Village Board candidates K ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 7:15 am
  • Nurse finds chaplain to mitigate patient's pain early

    LIBERTYVILLE – Advocate Condell Medical Center nurse Mallory Iverson of Lake Zurich has devoted much of her time and effort to managing her patients' ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 10:55 am
  • Pace seeks funding for $2.3 billion project

    Pace is banking on a long shot to find a short cut to funding a two-step transportation plan that would improve bus service to the suburbs in a six-co ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 9:56 am
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