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  • Erica Granada: Suburban Life's Best Under 40

    When she’s not functioning as a program coordinator for the Special Education department at Lyons Township High School, 35-year-old Erica Granada is s ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:06 pm
  • La Grange Park Fire Department seeks new community firefighters

    LA GRANGE PARK – Calling all residents: The La Grange Park Fire Department is now seeking to hire six new paid-on-call firefighters from the community ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:07 pm
  • Bottle & Bottega to host La Grange Art Hunt

    LA GRANGE – Beginning today, one business in downtown La Grange is sending residents and community members on a scavenger hunt throughout the area.
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:08 pm
  • New Lenox veterans memorial site damaged

    NEW LENOX — A veterans memorial site in New Lenox was vandalized Saturday night, leaving several stones toppled or broken. 
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:09 pm
  • Grayslake North gains 20-point victory against PR football

    GRAYSLAKE- Football fans in Lake County may want to check out a Grayslake North Football game, because a true superstar resides right in your backyard ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:10 pm
  • Undefeated season continues for BHS football

    BARRINGTON- Fans of Barrington High School got a homecoming treat on Saturday in the form of fantastic weather and fantastic plays by their football t ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:10 pm
  • Raptor Sunday returns to area

    SOUTH BARRINGTON – Stillman Nature Center will host its Raptor Sunday event from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 19, at the center, 33 West Penny Road, South ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:11 pm
  • Patriots Park in Downers Grove begins new playground installation

    DOWNERS GROVE – While Downers Grove families will soon enjoy a new playground at Patriots Park, the old structure will be similarly put to good use.
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 4:07 pm
  • Longtime Hinsdale men's clothing retailer to close doors

    HINSDALE – After more than 25 years of business in the Hinsdale community, local men's clothing retailer Hinsdale Clothiers, Ltd., will soon shut its ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:13 pm
  • Lombard Park District invites residents to fall fest

    LOMBARD – Families can pick their favorite pumpkin from a pumpkin patch at Lombard Park District's Fall Fest on Oct. 4 at Lombard Common, 433 E. St. C ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:14 pm
  • Grade school seeks former students for anniversary display

    MINOOKA – Calling all former Minooka Grade School District 201 students who attended Walnut Trails Elementary School. Your former teachers and adminis ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:15 pm
  • An Extraordinary Life: Former Joliet woman was beyond generous

    JOLIET – After former Joliet resident Jennie Mariner died June 1 at the age of 92, she left $1.8 million to the Silver Cross Foundation in New Lenox.
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:16 pm
  • Fine may increase for those parking in handicapped spots in Joliet

    JOLIET – The city of Joliet could double fines for handicapped parking space violators in an effort to stem what some community leaders say has become ...
    Sept. 28, 2014 - 11:02 pm
  • District 202 offering new online tool for parents

    PLAINFIELD – As of Tuesday, parents in Plainfield School District 202 will be able to see what their children are learning and directly connect with t ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:18 pm
  • Opponents focus on cost, need for Randall Road fix

    Deborah Jenssen has always had good reason to follow the proposed Randall Road improvement plan – an original version would have taken her Lake in the ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:19 pm
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