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  • Downers Grove Council approves condo development on Maple Avenue

    DOWNERS GROVE – The condo development planned for Maple Avenue is a go.Weeks of debate included resi ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 4:36 pm
  • Elmhurst Swim Team to hold swim-a-thon

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Swim Team will hold a swim-a-thon Monday to raise funds for the team and USA Swimming Foundation.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 2:28 pm
  • Elmhurst community lights up Wilder Park

    ELMHURST – Community members filled Wilder Park last week for the annual old-fashioned tree lighting celebration.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 2:26 pm
  • Valle: Giving back celebrates spirit of season

    The fellowship of family and friends and time-honored traditions all contribute to making Christmas special. However, the weeks leading up to Christma ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 2:21 pm
  • Lockport Police seek bank robber

    LOCKPORT – Police seek the public's help in identifying a man they say robbed a bank Wednesday.Polic ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 2:08 pm
  • Lombard D-44 welcomes new superintendent

    LOMBARD – A 28-year education veteran will be the new superintendent of Lombard Elementary School District 44 starting July 1, 2015, after the Board o ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 2:12 pm
  • Memorial honors Judy Baar Topinka: 7 photos

    Politicians, friends and family gather to honor the life of Judy Baar Topinka during the memorial Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014, in Countryside.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 4:38 pm
  • Local students pack hundreds of holiday boxes

    LINDENHURST – Students from the Lindenhurst Early Childhood Center, at 309 Granada Blvd., worked to pack 400 food boxes for local food pantries and cr ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 1:37 pm
  • D'Arcy sells Joliet VW dealership

    JOLIET – Terry D'Arcy has sold his Volkswagen dealership to the Hawk Auto Group.The sale was in the ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 12:39 pm
  • Weight loss group celebrates 50 years of health, friendship

    DOWNERS GROVE – The holiday season is upon us, and with it comes visits from family and friends and, typically, a lot of eating. A local weight loss g ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 12:27 pm
  • Fire department offers fire safety tips for holidays

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Fire Department is displaying wreaths with red bulbs at each of its fire stations through Jan. 1.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 12:26 pm
  • Holiday help: Area nonprofits seek support this season

    For many, the holiday season the happiest time of year, filled with gifts and loved ones.But for tho ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 12:26 pm
  • Prosecutors await additional medical records in I-55 crash case

    JOLIET – Medical records are being turned over in the case of a trucker accused of causing a crash on Interstate 55 that killed five people in July.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 12:19 pm
  • Quinn, Rauner offer high praise at Judy Baar Topinka memorial

    COUNTRYSIDE – Illinois leaders – past, present and future – gathered Wednesday morning with one common agenda: honoring the life and service of Rivers ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 3:04 pm
  • One injured after Crystal Lake crash involving semi-truck and car

    CRYSTAL LAKE – One driver was transported to an area hospital Wednesday after a two-vehicle crash in Crystal Lake, fire officials said.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 11:18 am
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