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  • Downers Grove native directs first feature film

    DOWNERS GROVE – The first time Downers Grove native Matthew Aaron moved to Los Angeles six years ago, it was short lived.
    NEW: Sept. 1, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Elmhurst 11-year-old triathlete dominates in Chicago

    ELMHURST – After swimming along the shore of Lake Michigan and pedaling past her competition on a lakefront path, Kennedy Calcagno of Elmhurst ran her ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Local business to offer discounts, free gifts to library card holders

    LOMBARD – Patrons at local businesses can receive discounts or a free gift in September if they show their library card.
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • On the Record with... Liz Nelson and Dona Willard

    ISLAND LAKE – Tours started this summer to take visitors and residents through the winding channels and curves of Island Lake.
    Aug. 31, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • Finding a way back to work

    JOLIET – The long-term unemployed face a dilemma: The longer they go without a job, the less desirable job candidates they become. 
    Aug. 31, 2014 - 11:16 pm
  • Joliet city attorney plans to resign

    JOLIET – City Attorney Jeff Plyman has announced he plans to retire.Plyman will step down once a rep ...
    Aug. 31, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • An Extraordinary Life: 'She lit up a room'

    JOLIET – Bill Warren of Joliet said his wife Camilla was an interesting person – and she proved it right from the start by agreeing to elope.
    Aug. 31, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • Local party leaders ‘confident’ about November election

    JOLIET – Local party leaders are bracing for the November elections – now less than 10 weeks away.On ...
    Aug. 31, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • Speaker to discuss human-caused extinctions, conservation efforts

    RINGWOOD – Three different human interactions have decided the fates of three entire species of birds, according to an upcoming guest lecturer at Glac ...
    Aug. 31, 2014 - 11:12 pm
  • Schools and unions focus on future workers

    JOLIET – The future of labor may depend on young people developing the right skills early on.But how ...
    Aug. 31, 2014 - 11:13 pm
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