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  • Enrollment in McHenry County high school dual credit programs explode

    CRYSTAL LAKE – More than 500 high school freshmen and sophomores at half of McHenry County's high schools are set to get their first taste of college ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 10:42 am
  • Willowbrook at Hinsdale Central boys basketball: 6 photos

    Hinsdale Central wins at home, 57-47 over Willowbrook on Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015. ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 8:09 am
  • Mystery Diner: FoxFire in Geneva specializes in seafood, steaks, chops

    GENEVA – FoxFire in Geneva has been around since 2003, specializing in steaks, seafood and chops. Th ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Chit Chat: Businesses combine love of wine, painting

    GENEVA – Geneva Park District Executive Director Sheavoun Lambillotte took a sip of wine as she went about putting the finishing touches on the cobble ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Westmont

    THUMBS UP: There’s a master at work at Westmont Junior High. Sixth-grade science teacher Laura Riley is contributing to the National Education Associa ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Downers Grove

    THUMBS UP: Congratulations to Downers Grove South wrestler Tyree Johnson, who captured all-state honors last week with his sixth-place finish at the s ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Woodridge

    THUMBS UP: Congratulations to Downers Grove South wrestler Tyree Johnson, who captured all-state honors last week with his sixth-place finish at the s ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Training academy to use space at Plainfield police headquarters

    PLAINFIELD – A police training academy is moving into the Plainfield Police Department headquarters, using space previously occupied by WESCOM.
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 10:52 pm
  • Rialto repair costs piling up

    JOLIET – Rialto Square Theatre management has more problems to deal with.The Rialto board, which in ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 10:52 pm
  • Project Breathe: New Lenox firefighters receive pet oxygen masks

    NEW LENOX – New Lenox Fire Chief Steve Engledow and fellow firemen have rescued “quite a few” pets from burning homes during the span of Engledow’s ne ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 10:52 pm
  • Batavia School Board 101 votes to become part of STEM Partnership School

    BATAVIA – Batavia School District 101 Board members Tuesday voted 4-2 to become a part of the John C. Dunham STEM Partnership School based at Aurora U ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 9:11 pm
  • Geneva District 304 announces leadership changes

    GENEVA – The Geneva School District 304 Board this week approved the appointment of three new members of the district’s leadership staff, effective Ju ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 9:09 pm
  • Kane County leaders eye ways to reduce sheriff's shortfall

    GENEVA – Kane County leaders are considering about $1.5 million in budget adjustments that would address all but $500,000 of the sheriff’s shortfall.
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 9:08 pm
  • Batavia debates removal of gate

    BATAVIA – Aldermen on Tuesday decided now is not the right time to ask the city of Aurora to remove a gate at Wagner Road and Mesa Lane.
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 9:00 pm
  • Kane County Forest Preserve District soliciting public comment

    GENEVA – The Kane County Forest Preserve District is seeking public comments on the planned extension of the Great Western Trail and improvements prop ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 8:59 pm
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