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  • Elmhurst City Council to vote on pilot stormwater mitigation projects

    ELMHURST – Residents thanked members of the Public Works and Buildings Committee on Monday after the committee discussed priorities for stormwater mit ...
    July 31, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Geneva host family stays in touch with Danish student for years

    GENEVA – Bob and Sandi Boelke did not realize when they hosted Denmark foreign exchange student Frederik Liberti in 1996 that their relationship wit ...
    July 31, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Kids cuts at Hair Cuttery give back during August

    LEMONT – Hair Cuttery locations, including 1218 State St., Lemont, are offering a Share-A-Haircut program for back to school during August.
    July 31, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Villa Park Chamber to host Swing & Sizzle

    VILLA PARK – The Villa Park Chamber of Commerce will host its Swing & Sizzle Golf and Steak Fry on Aug. 13.
    July 31, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Healthy Lombard secures grant from state health department

    LOMBARD – The Healthy Lombard Foundation was recently awarded a grant through the Illinois Department of Public Health's State Health Improvement Prog ...
    July 31, 2014 - 5:16 am
  • District 200 names Kaneland 302's Schuler as new superintendent

    WHEATON – After a summer of searching, Community Unit School District 200 has a new superintendent.I ...
    July 31, 2014 - 11:41 pm
  • Celebrating Herb Franks' half century of service

    Walk into a local Union restaurant with Marengo lawyer Herb Franks, and it’s evident that everyone knows him.
    July 31, 2014 - 12:07 am
  • Interactive fitness trails make debut in Romeoville

    ROMEOVILLE – Video, mobile technology and fitness are coming together in Romeoville at the Commonwealth Edison trail near John J. Lukancic Middle Scho ...
    July 30, 2014 - 10:49 pm
  • 5K event to be held in Pfc. Toppen’s honor

    MOKENA – A 5K event will be held in honor of Pfc. Aaron Toppen, the American soldier killed June 9 in a friendly fire incident in Afghanistan.
    July 30, 2014 - 10:46 pm
  • ‘Bowl for Freedom’ campaign starts Friday

    Starting Friday, bowling centers in Will County will participate in a “Bowl for Freedom” campaign to raise money in support of veterans.
    July 30, 2014 - 10:46 pm
  • Shorewood Crossroads Fest starts Friday

    SHOREWOOD – The 38th Annual Crossroads Fest in Shorewood kicks off Friday and will feature more food vendors and a few other changes.
    July 30, 2014 - 10:46 pm
  • Driver in Route 6 accident released from hospital

    MORRIS – The driver involved in the severe single-vehicle accident on Route 6 earlier this month has been released from the hospital.
    July 30, 2014 - 10:43 pm
  • Red Goose Bakery closes in downtown Joliet

    JOLIET – The Red Goose Bakery & Cafe, 56 N. Chicago St., has closed its doors.The bakery, which open ...
    July 30, 2014 - 10:41 pm
  • Transportation projects keep coming, along with trucks

    When it comes to attracting transportation, distribution and logistics industries, Will County’s success is almost unprecedented.
    July 30, 2014 - 10:37 pm
  • Construction of third parking deck tier to begin in Geneva

    GENEVA – While the Third Street commuter parking deck will be closed for about six months during construction of a third tier, the city will provide f ...
    July 30, 2014 - 10:37 pm
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