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  • Woodstock rapist who videotaped girl's gang rape resentenced

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge resentenced a Woodstock sex offender to prison after he did not seek recommended treatment and failed to disclose a ...
    May 19, 2016 - 1:07 am
  • Woodstock mother dies after McHenry motorcycle crash

    WOODSTOCK – Before the McHenry crash that ultimately claimed her life, Amy Thornton had been on an excursion with her husband of nearly 19 years discu ...
    May 19, 2016 - 12:58 am
  • School District 155 board extends superintendent contract 2 years; eliminate bonus package

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Johnnie Thomas will be the superintendent of Crystal Lake-based Community High School District 155 through school year 2019-20 after an ...
    May 19, 2016 - 12:58 am
  • Crystal Lake man accused of drug-induced homicide of Wonder Lake woman gets bond cut in half

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge granted a bond reduction for a Crystal Lake man charged with drug-induced homicide in connection with a suspected m ...
    May 19, 2016 - 12:56 am
  • More in manufacturing seeking to fill skills gap in McHenry County

    Looking at the increased popularity of one program at McHenry County College, it seems those in manufacturing are making a comeback.
    May 19, 2016 - 12:51 am
  • Joliet Police Department recognizes officers for bravery

    JOLIET – More than 50 sworn and civilian members of the Joliet Police Department were recognized Wednesday for outstanding performance and acts of bra ...
    May 18, 2016 - 10:59 pm
  • Joliet museum's summer music series to open Thursday

    JOLIET – The Joliet Area Historical Museum on Thursday night will open its summer music series, an event that’s grown in popularity as the museum has ...
    May 18, 2016 - 10:59 pm
  • Lincoln-Way District 210 gets 10 applicants for board vacancy

    NEW LENOX – Ten applicants are vying for a seat on the Lincoln-Way District 210 Board, which has been troubled by controversies this year, including a ...
    May 18, 2016 - 10:53 pm
  • Joliet zoning board slated to consider DriveTime, cellphone pole

    JOLIET – Two controversial items are on the Thursday agenda for the Joliet Zoning Board of Appeals.T ...
    May 18, 2016 - 10:53 pm
  • Fairmont D-89 superintendent resigns

    LOCKPORT – The superintendent of Fairmont School District 89 announced her resignation at Wednesday’s board meeting.
    May 18, 2016 - 10:52 pm
  • Will County Board of Health president: 'We don't have the money'

    JOLIET – Members of the Will County Board of Health approved a resolution Wednesday urging County Board members to fill the financial gap caused by th ...
    May 18, 2016 - 10:52 pm
  • Will County relaunches electronics recycling drop-off site in Lockport

    LOCKPORT – “Can I see your driver’s license?”That’s the first thing Dean Olson, director of Will Cou ...
    May 18, 2016 - 10:48 pm
  • Police Reports: Riverside and Brookfield for May 18

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not bee ...
    May 18, 2016 - 7:00 pm
  • Edward-Elmhurst Health inaugurates Lombard walk-in clinic

    ELMHURST – Edward-Elmhurst Health inaugurated a new walk-in clinic in Lombard with a May 3 ribbon cutting ceremony.
    May 18, 2016 - 7:00 pm
  • Make My Elmhurst a park of your Facebook community

    Growing up in Downers Grove I was as familiar with Elmhurst as I was with any other neighboring suburb. Besides the mandatory visit to Hamburger Heave ...
    May 18, 2016 - 5:00 pm
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