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  • Elmhurst explores quarry use for flood mitigation

    ELMHURST – The city is considering flood mitigation for three additional areas in Elmhurst that were not identified in the original 2012 comprehensive ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 9:58 am
  • Student becomes master at Joe's Dojo

    VILLA PARK – Seeing his name posted across the front of his own dojo will seem unreal for Joe Garvey.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 9:54 am
  • 15-year-old leads mission to renovate local playgrounds

    LOMBARD – Bianca Spalla was swinging from these monkey bars and zipping down these slides just a few years ago.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 9:43 am
  • Nonprofit group to aid Chinese Immersion education

    BARRINGTON – The Barrington Chinese Immersion Council received its 501c3 designation just a few weeks ago and members are anxious to further support t ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 9:36 am
  • Recent obscurity prompts Knights to make Tootsie Roll push

    ELMHURST – Jerry Scola remembers his mother fishing in her purse for a dollar when she would see the iconic yellow vests of the Knights of Columbus at ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 9:38 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Lombard

    THUMBS UP: There's added buzz surrounding lunchtime on the National University of Health Sciences campus in Lombard. In an effort to engage its studen ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Lombard Haunted House set to open Oct. 10

    LOMBARD - Lombard Haunted House will set up shop from 7 to 11 p.m. every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from Oct. 10 to Nov. 2 at 20 Yorktown Center, Lom ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:05 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Elmhurst

    THUMBS UP: A little rain wasn't going to stop the first-ever Rock the Block Party. Despite a two-hour rain delay, hundreds attended opening night of E ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:03 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Villa Park

    THUMBS UP: Here's a nod to creativity. Just about everybody has watched an online video of someone they know dumping cold water on their head for the ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:00 am
  • Rock concert will fund Romeoville High School scholarships

    ROMEOVILLE – A rock concert headlined by local AC/DC tribute band Damnation on Saturday will raise money for high school scholarships.
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • Former Huntley principal to share memories

    HUNTLEY – A former Huntley High School principal from the 1970s will meet with the community, share his memories and school memorabilia during an Oct. ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 11:16 pm
  • Election petitions for Huntley board available

    HUNTLEY – Prospective candidates interested in serving on the Huntley Village Board can pick up a petition for the April 7 general election on Tuesday ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 11:16 pm
  • Half of Richmond Village Board up for grabs in April

    RICHMOND – Three trustee positions will be up at the coming April election.Petitions for candidacy f ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • Three seats on D-46 school board up at April election

    PRAIRIE GROVE – Three seats on the District 46 school board will be up at the April election.Candida ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 11:16 pm
  • DIY Ojibwe-style snowshoes class offered

    RINGWOOD – The deadline for a class on how to make a fully laced workable pair of Ojibwe-style snowshoes is approaching.
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 11:14 pm
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