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  • Elmhurst summit tackles heroin use in community

    ELMHURST – Rob Baumgartner, 34, recently celebrated the first anniversary of his sobriety at a heroin summit organized by state Rep. Deb Conroy, D-Vil ...
    June 26, 2015 - 9:03 pm
  • Lombard Village Board votes against helping with Westin bond debt

    LOMBARD – For the eighth time, the Lombard Village Board has rejected a request from the nonprofit organization that owns and operates the Westin Lomb ...
    June 29, 2015 - 1:33 pm
  • Wheaton celebrates English connection with 'Yankee Doodles'

    WHEATON – Residents looking to make their mark across the pond have one more day to scribble their "Yankee Doodles" around downtown Wheaton.
    June 26, 2015 - 5:12 pm
  • Bolingbrook to celebrate 50th anniversary at picnic

    BOLINGBROOK – The village of Bolingbrook will celebrate its 50th anniversary at a village picnic June 28.
    June 26, 2015 - 5:00 pm
  • Lake in the Hills moving to simplify starting group homes for disabled

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The village has taken steps to make easier the process of establishing group homes for the developmentally disabled in Lake in the ...
    June 26, 2015 - 4:37 pm
  • Woodstock Wedding Walk brings bridal fair to the Square on Saturday

    WOODSTOCK – At the second annual Woodstock Wedding Walk, future brides can plan their wedding in one afternoon, Dana Brandt, president of Woodstock We ...
    June 26, 2015 - 3:32 pm
  • Exxon Mobil donates $50,000 to Red Cross for Coal City relief

    COAL CITY – ExxonMobil presented the American Red Cross with a $50,000 check Friday afternoon at United Methodist Church to help assist with relief ef ...
    June 26, 2015 - 3:27 pm
  • Joliet wants bridge open for Nitro Nite

    JOLIET – City officials are asking the state to delay the scheduled closing of the Jefferson Street bridge in downtown Joliet so it is open for Nitro ...
    June 26, 2015 - 3:08 pm
  • McHenry County residents react to Supreme Court's gay marriage ruling

    WOODSTOCK – Deb Glaubke plans to raise a flag symbolizing her love that she once thought would stir controversy.
    June 26, 2015 - 11:48 pm
  • YEAH Days invite Lemont children for afternoon of fun activities

    LEMONT – Trying to bring area children together for a day of fun, the Hope and Friendship Foundation of Lemont is holding a series of YEAH Day events ...
    June 26, 2015 - 2:30 pm
  • Lisle native Frank Kaminsky drafted by Charlotte Hornets

    Former Benet Academy basketball player Frank Kaminsky was selected by the Charlotte Hornets with the ninth overall pick June 25 in the first round of ...
    June 28, 2015 - 7:56 am
  • Holiday Hills shooter's wife says McHenry County jail violated contact order

    WOODSTOCK – A day after sentencing Scott B. Peters to what amounts to life in prison, a McHenry County judge apologized to his wife because the jail s ...
    June 26, 2015 - 2:03 pm
  • Elmhurst promises more meetings as residents question lack of communication about flooding

    ELMHURST – As soon as Elmhurst resident Adam Tomczynski began to tell the Elmhurst City Council about how the June 15 storm affected his home on Eucli ...
    June 28, 2015 - 7:53 am
  • Our view: Berwyn two-way mirror saga comes to proper conclusion

    It can seem really unfair when regional and national attention is focused on what is really just a local issue. Sometimes that wider attention does mo ...
    June 26, 2015 - 1:32 pm
  • Police Reports: Downers Grove for June 24

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Downers Grove Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime h ...
    June 26, 2015 - 1:30 pm
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