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  • Joliet approves development agreement for old Crabigale's site

    JOLIET – The third time may be the charm for the onetime Crabigale’s comedy club that again is going into the hands of a private developer.
    June 21, 2016 - 10:40 pm
  • Comcast outages affect parts of Joliet, Crest Hill and Shorewood

    JOLIET – Joliet and neighboring communities were experiencing Comcast service outages Tuesday in certain areas.
    June 21, 2016 - 7:28 pm
  • Hail, thunderstorms, floods expected June 22 in DuPage, Cook counties

    Numerous severe storms are expected June 22 in suburban Cook and DuPage counties, with potentially significant severe storms rolling in during the ear ...
    June 21, 2016 - 11:35 pm
  • Elmhurst History Museum explores rise of TV marketing

    ELMHURST – A new exhibit at the Elmhurst History Museum presents the story and gadgets of a man who pioneered the art of selling inventions on televis ...
    June 21, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Wheaton resident honored as Entrepreneur of the Year

    WHEATON – Wheaton resident Kathleen Henson, founder of Henson Consulting, was honored as Entrepreneur of the Year by Fifth Third Bank at a recent brea ...
    June 21, 2016 - 11:38 pm
  • Fire damages Joliet Township home

    Fire damaged a house Tuesday afternoon in Joliet Township.East Joliet Fire Chief Robert Scholtes sai ...
    June 21, 2016 - 4:50 pm
  • Woodstock looks for public input through Old Courthouse and Sheriff's House survey

    WOODSTOCK – The city of Woodstock is asking for public input on the Old Courthouse and Sheriff’s House through an online survey.
    June 21, 2016 - 5:31 pm
  • Prostate Cancer Center in Westmont plans 5K

    WESTMONT – To help fight prostate cancer, registration is underway for a 5K run on Sept. 11, organized by the Westmont-based Prostate Cancer Foundatio ...
    June 21, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Residents at Plymouth Place in La Grange Park create mosaic art mural

    LA GRANGE PARK – A collaborative art project between a local artist and residents at Plymouth Place is turning heads around the La Grange Park senior ...
    June 22, 2016 - 3:02 pm
  • U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth hosts workshop on improving veterans services: 6 photos

    U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth hosted expert panelists that spoke Tuesday in the City of Elmhurst Council Chambers, on several topics related to veteran se ...
    June 21, 2016 - 11:36 pm
  • Taste of Europe coming to downtown Glen Ellyn

    GLEN ELLYN – Ilirjan Jankulla wants to bring a taste of Europe to downtown Glen Ellyn.The Carol Stre ...
    June 21, 2016 - 3:11 pm
  • Women Who Care of Will County donates to Kidz Play

    Members of 100+ Women Who Care of Will County recently donated $2,900 to Kidz Play, founded by sixth-grader Kyra DeNormandie.
    June 21, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Polo season to gallop into Oak Brook

    OAK BROOK – It’s time to mark calendars for the June 26 return of polo to Oak Brook.The village anno ...
    June 21, 2016 - 1:30 pm
  • ARC Physical Therapy hosts Summer Sidewalk Fest

    ELMHURST – ARC Physical Therapy is celebrating its 20th anniversary with a public block party.The 20 ...
    June 21, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • Tornadoes, hail possible Wednesday in Will, Grundy counties

    After a patch of rough weather Monday, Will and Grundy counties may see severe conditions – including tornadoes and hail – Wednesday.
    June 21, 2016 - 12:41 pm
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