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  • Dwindling monarch butterfly population inspires Glen Ellyn kids to take action

    GLEN ELLYN – Where have all the monarch butterflies gone?That's the question many Glen Ellyn student ...
    March 26, 2015 - 8:02 pm
  • Rialto takes Band-Aid approach to terra cotta fix

    JOLIET – The Rialto Square Theatre received a $42,000 donation to help with terra cotta repairs, but still will have to take a Band-Aid approach to ke ...
    March 26, 2015 - 8:00 pm
  • Glen Ellyn college student remains in coma after return from Rome

    GLEN ELLYN – A Glen Ellyn college student who was seriously injured Jan. 14 in Rome remains in a coma after returning home Friday. 
    March 26, 2015 - 8:53 pm
  • 40 years of neighborly care: People's Resource Center celebrates decades of service

    There are no simple, one-size-fits-all solutions to poverty.Food assistance, clothing, rent assistan ...
    March 26, 2015 - 7:52 pm
  • Plainfield Soccer Association loses tax-exempt status

    PLAINFIELD – The Internal Revenue Service revoked the tax-exempt status of the Plainfield Soccer Association earlier this month for failure to file a ...
    March 26, 2015 - 7:30 pm
  • Coffee with the Mayor to be held Saturday in Westmont

    WESTMONT – Westmont's next Coffee with the Mayor will take place Saturday at Golden Basket Restaurant, the village announced in a news release.
    March 26, 2015 - 7:08 pm
  • Police: Convicted sex offender volunteered for youth football program

    JOLIET – Police say a convicted sex offender has volunteered for a local youth football program for four years.
    March 26, 2015 - 6:20 pm
  • Plainfield South seeks support for college visits

    PLAINFIELD – Plainfield South High School freshmen could participate in a school-led college visit as soon as April 7 if enough money is raised to pay ...
    March 26, 2015 - 6:00 pm
  • Marengo's new wastewater plant to open after numerous setbacks

    MARENGO – City officials expect to start a modernized wastewater treatment plant by next week, putting to a rest a $12 million project in Marengo that ...
    March 26, 2015 - 5:50 pm
  • Judge sides with taxpayers in Crystal Lake tax levy dispute

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge sided with about four dozen Crystal Lake businesses and property owners challenging the validity of property taxes ...
    March 26, 2015 - 5:53 pm
  • JJC anticipated to stay lean with next year's budget

    JOLIET — Joliet Junior College officials say they continue to be fiscally conservative in the college's latest budget proposal.
    March 26, 2015 - 5:30 pm
  • Senate passes bill filed after Crystal Lake South bleacher lawsuit

    SPRINGFIELD – A bill filed in response to the lawsuit over the Crystal Lake South High School bleacher expansion unanimously passed the Illinois Senat ...
    March 26, 2015 - 5:23 pm
  • McHenry funeral home owner: Illinois funding cut for burials for poor could be devastating

    McHENRY – The State of Illinois plans to cut funding a program that helps pay for funeral and burial costs for the poor, sparking concern among some f ...
    March 26, 2015 - 5:55 pm
  • Minooka D-201 will get full-day kindergarten

    MINOOKA – Educators and local parents clinched hands and showed nervous faces as they anxiously awaited the decision made Wednesday by the Minooka Com ...
    March 26, 2015 - 4:40 pm
  • Berwyn's Reel Art Collectibles to host Artists Day event

    BERWYN – Reel Art Collectibles will host its second annual Artists Day event in April, featuring appearances by some of Chicago's internationally-reno ...
    March 26, 2015 - 4:15 pm
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