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  • Riverside Afternoon All-Stars for kids ages 3 and 4 begins Sept. 8

    RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Parks and Recreation Department announced its Afternoon All Stars program for 3- and 4-year-old kids will be held from 11:10 ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 1:55 pm
  • Medical examiner determines cause of death in I-290 hit-and-run

    HILLSIDE – The Cook County Medical Examiner ruled that the Plainfield man who was found Aug. 24 on Interstate 290 died of motor vehicle trauma.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 7:04 pm
  • Man admits fondling girl

    WOODSTOCK – A 21-year-old faces three to seven years in prison after admitting Thursday to allegations that he fondled a young girl.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • Programs available for home-schoolers

    CRYSTAL LAKE – An upcoming expo designed for parents who home-school is one of several programs offered by the Crystal Lake Park District designed for ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • Snapshot: Everest Academy celebrates 20th anniversary

    LEMONT – Everest Academy, 11550 Bell Road, celebrated it's 20th anniversary with a ceremony and games for current and former students Aug. 15.
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 1:34 pm
  • Woodridge police remind residents to sign up for Smart911

    WOODRIDGE – The Woodridge Police Department encourages residents to sign up for Smart911, a free service that will help them plan ahead for an emergen ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 1:05 pm
  • Valle: York Township thanks retired staff member for service

    I would like to take this opportunity to give special mention and express my sincere appreciation to a longtime member of our front office staff who r ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 1:00 pm
  • Wonder Lake man cited for DUI in rollover crash

    WONDER LAKE – A 65-year-old Wonder Lake man was cited for driving under the influence after he was in a rollover crash Wednesday, police said.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:41 am
  • Custom cars wanted for Joliet Vet Fest

    JOLIET – Auto fans are invited to attend or enter a car and motorcycle show Sept. 5 in downtown Joliet.
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 12:16 pm
  • Westmont house fire leaves $200,000 in damages

    WESTMONT – A Westmont house fire Aug. 21 that originated on the front porch caused $200,000 in damages, according to a Westmont Fire Department news r ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 4:05 pm
  • Elmhurst businesswoman leaves lasting impact on customers, local owners

    ELMHURST – There is a photograph of Ruth Trotto that shows just a glimpse of her charm, spunk and attitude, qualities that are now memories those clos ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Home of the Sparrow moves McHenry office

    McHENRY – Home of the Sparrow is relocating its main administrative headquarters.The administrative ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:37 am
  • Man arrested in Burr Ridge for truck theft, attempted home burglary

    BURR RIDGE – A Justice man was arrested and charged Aug. 26 after allegedly attempting to break into a house and then stealing a truck, according to a ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 10:32 am
  • Former Chicago Cub David DeJesus selling Wheaton mansion

    WHEATON – Former Chicago Cubs outfielder David DeJesus is selling his Wheaton mansion, according Redfin.com.
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 12:33 pm
  • Registration open for Women of Distinction luncheon

    MUNDELEIN – Registration is open for the Lake County Awards Luncheon set for 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. at the Double Tree by Hilton, 510 E. Route 83, Mu ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 9:45 am
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