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  • WAYS to offer parenting classes

    WEST CHICAGO – The Wayne/Winfield Area Youth/Family Services will offer classes on effective parenting, the group announced in a news release.
    March 29, 2015 - 5:25 pm
  • Wheaton resident named association chairman

    WHEATON – Wheaton resident Fernando Ortiz Jr. is elected chairman of the Technology & Manufacturing Association of Illinois Board of Directors during ...
    March 29, 2015 - 5:18 pm
  • St. Francis students visit New York

    St. Francis High School students and chaperones give their extended weekend trip to New York City two thumbs up.
    March 29, 2015 - 5:08 pm
  • District 99 Special Olympics basketball teams see state success

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove South High School junior Alex Newell is a member of one of Community High School District 99's three Special Olympics ba ...
    March 29, 2015 - 4:56 pm
  • North Berwyn Park District to host Easter Parade April 4

    BERWYN – The North Berwyn Park District will celebrate the Easter holiday with a host of activities, including the annual Easter Parade April 4.
    March 29, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Crystal Lake mayoral candidates differ on state of city

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The city of Crystal Lake as described by the two candidates vying to be its mayor looks starkly different.
    March 28, 2015 - 11:36 pm
  • Habitat for Humanity, Home of the Sparrow help Woodstock woman get chance at a new life

    WOODSTOCK – It’s taken so long to get here.Cecilia Vasquez, a 46-year-old mother of four, sat at a l ...
    March 28, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • Three vie for New Lenox mayor

    NEW LENOX – A two-term incumbent faces two political newcomers in the April 7 mayoral election in New Lenox.
    March 28, 2015 - 10:46 pm
  • Three seek seats on Joliet Park Board

    JOLIET – Three candidates are vying for a seat on the Joliet Park District Board, but just two spots are available.
    March 28, 2015 - 10:47 pm
  • Joliet mayoral candidates head into last week of tough race

    JOLIET – Candidates for Joliet mayor are sticking close to their messages as the campaign enters its last full week before the April 7 election.
    March 28, 2015 - 10:42 pm
  • Family Shelter Service partners with College Pro Painters for projects

    DOWNERS GROVE – Participants come together to work on interior painting projects March 11 at the Family Shelter Service Community Center in Downers Gr ...
    March 28, 2015 - 7:41 pm
  • Minor injuries after semitrailer rolls over north of Huntley

    HUNTLEY – A truck driver was treated for minor injuries Saturday afternoon after his semitrailer rolled off Route 47, just north of Huntley, police sa ...
    March 28, 2015 - 7:31 pm
  • Business briefs

    New partner at Kavanagh Grumley & GorboldJOLIET – The law firm of Kavanagh Grumley & Gorbold LLC has ...
    March 28, 2015 - 6:43 pm
  • Joliet commission undecided about Nowell Park landmarks

    JOLIET – The Joliet Historic Preservation Commission will meet with park officials to discuss the future of two Nowell Park buildings.
    March 28, 2015 - 6:36 pm
  • Plainfield teacher becomes finalist for top state teaching award

    PLAINFIELD – Lee Parrott said he never dreamed of being teacher.But Parrott, 45, developed a passion ...
    March 28, 2015 - 6:32 pm
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