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  • Coroner IDs Harvard man found behind Woodstock business

    WOODSTOCK – The man found dead behind 3 Stars Pizza in Woodstock has been identified as 48-year-old Gary E. Reiher, McHenry County Coroner Anne Majews ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 12:27 pm
  • Best Chicago Cubs Wild Card watch parties in suburban DuPage, Cook counties

    The Chicago Cubs are in back in the Major League Baseball Postseason for the first time since 2008 and will face the Pittsburgh Pirates on Oct. 7 in t ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 10:22 pm
  • Living in Lake County: Gurnee's craft beer fest was more than good brews

    I drink beer on occasion, but I’m only interested in unique flavors and small breweries. I am all about the event. Wine is a different thing. Going to ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:35 am
  • Lou Malnati's Pizzeria to open Cary carryout, delivery location

    CARY – Residents in the Cary area soon will have a hearty dining option complete with melted cheese, buttery crust and vine-ripened tomatoes, once Lou ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:11 am
  • Woodstock-area Baptist ex-pastor denies child pornography charges

    WOODSTOCK – A former Woodstock-area pastor was arraigned Tuesday on charges that he possessed child pornography on his computer.
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:16 am
  • Patriot Boxing Fitness to host ladies night

    ELMHURST – Patriot Boxing Fitness is hosting an Oct. 16 ladies night featuring boxing, shopping and drinking.
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:06 am
  • Berwyn District 100 recognized for LGBTQ student outreach

    BERWYN – Berwyn South School District 100 received the Ally of the Year award from the Illinois Safe Schools Alliance, an organization promoting suppo ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 10:52 am
  • Sierra Club of Glen Ellyn to host program on dangers of oil transportation

    GLEN ELLYN – The River Prairie Group of the Sierra Club will host Gerri Songer as she presents the program "The Dangers of Oil Train Transportation" a ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 10:00 am
  • Acorn Coffeehouse to host international band Four Shillings Short on Oct. 10

    WHEATON – The Acorn Coffeehouse will host international band Four Schillings Short at 8 p.m. Oct. 10 at its 216 N. Main St. location, according to a n ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 8:00 am
  • Face Time with Susan Figura

    St. Charles Township resident Susan Figura, 54, was at the Fox River Bluff Dog Park in St. Charles with her dog when she answered 13 questions for the ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Joliet students in the spotlight with Girls 4 Science organization

    JOLIET – Through their involvement in an organization that addresses the gap in women pursuing science education, three Joliet high school students ha ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 10:57 pm
  • Plainfield D-202 to host transition sessions for students with disabilites

    PLAINFIELD – Plainfield School District 202 officials will offer training sessions for parents and guardians of students with disabilities ready to ma ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • Romeoville trustees approve downtown development

    ROMEOVILLE – Development in the Uptown Square downtown area is continuing with approval of plans for a new multi-tenant building.
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 10:52 pm
  • Joliet area women share stories of breast cancer survival

    JOLIET – On the first day of the 2014 school year, Maria Fisher, an American literature teacher at Joliet Catholic Academy, received a phone call that ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 10:52 pm
  • College of DuPage cancels evening classes in response to bomb threat

    The College of DuPage canceled evening classes Oct. 5 after receiving a bomb threat, according to a post on the college's website.
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 11:26 pm
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