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  • McHenry offering tree replacement program in fall

    McHENRY – This fall the City of McHenry is starting a tree replacement program for residents who lost trees lost to the emerald ash borer.
    June 25, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • Lake in the Hills sets July 18 public hearing to repeal zoning ordinance restricting non-retail businesses

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Village Board has scheduled a public hearing on July 18 to discuss text amendments that would repeal a recently passed ordinan ...
    June 25, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • Alden-Hebron School District 19 closes purchase of land owned by board president’s father-in-law

    HEBRON – Alden-Hebron School District 19 has purchased nearly 80 acres of land from a landowner with family ties to the school board.
    June 25, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • Talia Pavia String Academy expected to be newest tenant in Woodstock’s Old Courthouse

    WOODSTOCK – A new tenant may soon be filling a space in Woodstock’s Old Courthouse.The Woodstock Cit ...
    June 25, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • Joliet D-86 school libraries stay open this summer for reading

    JOLIET – Joliet Public Schools District 86 will keep its libraries open this summer to encourage reading.
    June 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Will-Grundy Medical Clinic seeking volunteer nurses

    JOLIET — The Will-Grundy Medical Clinic is looking for volunteer nurses to help the agency care for patients who have no health insurance or medical c ...
    June 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Plans underway in Joliet for new Police Chief’s Advisory Board

    JOLIET – Joliet Police Chief Brian Benton has announced plans to create a new Police Chief’s Advisory Board.
    June 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Demolition of Des Plaines Garden in Joliet begins

    JOLIET – They came not to praise it but to raze it.Des Plaines Garden Homes is coming down.At a demo ...
    June 25, 2016 - 11:04 pm
  • Grundy County's 112th annual fair coming this week to Morris

    MORRIS – The 112th annual Grundy County Agricultural District Fair starts Wednesday in Morris and offers something for the whole family.
    June 25, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • 1 car crashes into Joliet building after hitting another car

    JOLIET — A car crash in Joliet led one vehicle to slam through a building late Friday morning. That ...
    June 24, 2016 - 4:35 pm
  • Woodstock police seeking three suspects in Friday morning gas station robbery

    WOODSTOCK — Woodstock police are investigating an armed robbery at the Shell Gas Station at 315 N. Madison Street early Friday morning.
    June 24, 2016 - 3:46 pm
  • Criminal incident at Glen Ellyn hotel complex is latest as lawsuit's hearing nears

    GLEN ELLYN – The arrest of a man at the Budgetel Inn and Suites and America’s Best Inn complex in the 600 block of Roosevelt Road in the June 14 attem ...
    June 26, 2016 - 5:44 pm
  • Grundy County Sheriff's Office continues investigating crash that killed Morris couple

    MORRIS – The investigation into the Tuesday night crash that claimed the life of bicyclists Mark and Janice Wendling is ongoing, according to authorit ...
    June 24, 2016 - 2:52 pm
  • Wheaton proposing wireless technology ordinance

    WHEATON – Residents and business owners on June 27 will have the chance to comment on a wireless technology ordinance being considered by the Wheaton ...
    June 24, 2016 - 4:30 pm
  • Additions eyed at District 41 schools

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn School District 41 school board members on June 27 will vote on whether to direct the district's new architects to start desig ...
    June 29, 2016 - 10:51 am
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