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  • Ex-Booster Club president misses 3rd court date for theft

    A Carol Stream woman accused of stealing nearly $11,000 from the Wheaton North High School Booster Club missed her third court date Wednesday morning.
    NEW: Sept. 2, 2014 - 2:32 pm
  • Four charged in alleged JJC gasoline theft

    JOLIET – Four people were arrested early Sunday after allegedly stealing from the fuel pumps at Joliet Junior College.
    NEW: Sept. 2, 2014 - 2:00 pm
  • Wrongful death lawsuit targets The Broken Oar

    WOODSTOCK – The family of a man killed in car crash has filed a wrongful death lawsuit in McHenry County against the bar that sold alcohol to his driv ...
    NEW: Sept. 2, 2014 - 1:43 pm
  • Tin Roof keeps it local

    JOLIET – The manager of Tin Roof, the downtown's newest restaurant, believes farm fresh food and craft cocktails are just the ticket to attract a lot ...
    UPDATED: Sept. 2, 2014 - 1:43 pm
  • Elmhurst teen builds bookcases for Eagle Scout project

    ELMHURST – Dan Odom, 16, of Elmhurst recently built 11 custom bookcases for a local school for his Eagle Scout project.
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 1:25 pm
  • Jury selection begins in Kelli O'Laughlin murder trial

    Jury selection has begun for the trial of John Wilson, who is accused of murdering 14-year-old Kelli O'Laughlin during a botched robbery at her Indian ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 1:08 pm
  • Student access to technology on the rise at Willowbrook

    VILLA PARK – Students surf the Web on laptops in pairs while others find a comfy window seat to check their smartphones in the Willowbrook High School ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 12:05 pm
  • Elmhurst man charged with DUI in car with no driver's seat

    ELMHURST – An Elmhurst man was charged last week with driving under the influence in a car without a driver's seat.
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 12:03 pm
  • Plenty to love at The Lucky Monk

    SOUTH BARRINGTON – Edging Hoffman Estates, The Lucky Monk brewery and eatery is hidden from plain sight. The nearly five-year-old restaurant is just f ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 10:49 am
  • Coach: Training methods have changed a lot

    The fall sports season has officially started. BHS Girls Cross Country coach Deb Revolta took time out of her busy schedule to answer some questions. ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 10:48 am
  • Barrington shuts out Jacobs

    BARRINGTON – Fast starts are always key for any game and any sport. Barrington's start against Jacobs on Friday night couldn't have been much faster i ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 10:47 am
  • Family of I-55 crash victim calls for federal investigation

    CHANNAHON – The family of one of the Interstate 55 crash victims is calling for a federal investigation into a vision waiver granted to the semitraile ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 9:55 am
  • Suspicious Joliet car fire under investigation

    JOLIET - Officials believe a fire that destroyed a vehicle Tuesday morning may have been set intentionally.
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 9:45 am
  • Edward Foundation annual gala coming to Lombard

    LOMBARD – The Edward Foundation's 24th annual gala, The Big Gig: Wonderland, will be held at 6 p.m. Sept. 27 at the Westin Lombard, 70 Yorktown Center ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 8:58 am
  • ShareFest plans day of service

    NEW LENOX – Scores of volunteers will roll up their sleeves to help others in ShareFest in September. 
    Sept. 1, 2014 - 10:32 pm
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