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  • Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox receives $1.8 million gift

    NEW LENOX – Silver Cross Hospital announced Tuesday that it has received a $1.8 million gift from the estate of Jennie Mariner, a former owner of Rain ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:07 pm
  • Peck settles lawsuit with Plainfield Democratic leader

    PLAINFIELD – A lawsuit between a Republican village trustee and a Plainfield Democratic leader has been settled.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:02 pm
  • Lockport council considers annexation near Creekside Estates

    LOCKPORT – The Lockport City Council on Wednesday will discuss annexation of a property that has raised concerns among nearby residents.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:02 pm
  • Logistics Summit looks at transportation challenges

    BOLINGBROOK – John Greuling asked the golden question during Tuesday’s Global Logistics Summit in Bolingbrook.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • Joliet Chamber honors Slinkard

    JOLIET – The man who has been the face of the Joliet Region Chamber of Commerce and Industry for the past 18 years now will be the face on the Chamber ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:00 pm
  • Development’s altered plans get approval from Plainfield Plan Commission

    PLAINFIELD – The plan commission felt satisfied enough to recommend approval of a 16-unit residential development after representatives of the develop ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:55 pm
  • USF program aims to increase teacher diversity

    JOLIET – Cristal Munguia loved playing teacher with her younger cousins when she was little.She kept ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:54 pm
  • City Council OKs gas station’s fuel prices

    JOLIET – A business plan that would allow a gas station on the edge of town to decrease what it charges for fuel while increasing what it charges for ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:55 pm
  • St. Charles preps for Fox Valley Marathon

    ST. CHARLES – Several roadways in St. Charles will be affected by the Fox Valley Marathon, St. Charles police announced Monday in a news release.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:44 pm
  • Batavia mayor says city not interested in Geneva’s plan for Route 31 improvements

    Batavia Mayor Jeff Schielke said his city is not interested in being part of Geneva officials’ advocacy of Route 31 improvements that would reduce fou ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:44 pm
  • Batavia eyeing TIF for West Town area

    BATAVIA – City officials are exploring the idea of creating a tax increment financing district to improve the West Town area.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:15 pm
  • Crime scene forensics

    MAPLE PARK – Omar Aguilar crouched down on the floor, studying a collection of blood spatters.The mo ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:35 pm
  • Sugar Grove Chamber Scholarship Fair set for Thursday

    SUGAR GROVE – Students of all ages are welcome Thursday to the Sugar Grove Chamber of Commerce’s fourth annual Scholarship Fair.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:18 pm
  • Batavia City Council accepting applications to fill vacancy

    BATAVIA – The city is now accepting applications to fill a vacancy on the Batavia City Council after the recent resignation of 1st Ward Alderman Garra ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 8:47 pm
  • 30th Annual Lisle Depot Days: 6 photos

    The Museums at Lisle Station Park host the 30th annual Depot Days on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014. ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 7:55 pm
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