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  • Wood from Moving Wall donated to construction of bedroom for boy with special needs

    BERWYN – Berwyn Park District officials said at least 50,000 people came to Proksa Park on Aug. 7 through 11 to visit the Moving Wall Vietnam Memorial ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 4:39 pm
  • Family cancels Sebek fundraiser

    A fundraiser planned for Sept. 6 to raise money for Renee Sebek, daughter of longtime and now retired Brookfield police officer Richard Sebek, has bee ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 4:38 pm
  • Local governments now can consolidate if they choose

    SPRINGFIELD – A new law makes it easier for local government bodies to consolidate or eliminate themselves. 
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 4:37 pm
  • New Oak Elementary principal chosen

    HINSDALE – Former Hinsdale Middle School assistant principal Martha Henrikson recently was named the Oak Elementary School principal.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 4:30 pm
  • Joliet man charged in Rockdale hit and run

    ROCKDALE – A Joliet man has been charged in the hit and run death of a man who had been lying on the road Monday night.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 4:26 pm
  • McHenry walk to raise money for poor

    McHENRY – Proceeds from an upcoming fundraiser will go toward helping those living paycheck to paycheck, helping avert eviction or utility shutoffs.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 4:06 pm
  • Lemont resident wins national swimming race

    LEMONT – Mark Brandt of Lemont placed first in the United States Masters Swimming 10 Kilometer Open Water Swim National Championship Saturday in Lake ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 4:03 pm
  • Woodridge Rotary Club announces 2014 scholarship winners

    WOODRIDGE – The Woodridge Rotary Club honored its two winners of the “Service Above Self” college scholarships in June.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 4:00 pm
  • Channahon schools discuss superintendent search, school closure

    CHANNAHON – The Channahon District 17 school board could take a vote next month on whether to close Pioneer Path school.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 3:56 pm
  • Cook County offers back-to-school health checklist

    The Cook County Department of Public Health reminds suburban Cook County residents to keep public health basics on their back-to-school checklist.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 4:16 pm
  • Free electronics recycling set for Sept. 6 in Downers Grove

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Village of Downers Grove will offer its free, monthly electronics recycling Sept. 6.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 3:48 pm
  • La Grange board discusses apartment development at former YMCA lot

    LA GRANGE – The La Grange Board of Trustees discussed a proposal for a multiple-family development at La Grange Road and Ogden Avenue on the site of t ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 3:45 pm
  • West Chicago library invites new cardholders for National Library Card Sign-up Month

    WEST CHICAGO – The West Chicago Public Library District is encouraging all library district residents to sign up for a library card during National Li ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 3:01 pm
  • Crafters' Circle takes shape at Winfield library

    WINFIELD – Individuals who enjoy knitting or crocheting and would like to learn the basics, share ideas or meet like-minded folks, are invited to Craf ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 2:58 pm
  • Oakwood Hills to reopen Tuesday with security in place

    OAKWOOD HILLS – Oakwood Hills officials confirmed Tuesday that village hall is scheduled to reopen to the public on Sept. 2 with security measures in ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 2:56 pm
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