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  • Students sign up for new sailing teams

    JOHNSBURG – Treading water next to a turtled sailboat, three Johnsburg High School students grabbed the keel, using their weight to pull it onto its s ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Richland parents reprimand board

    CREST HILL – Parents criticized Richland School District 88a board members Wednesday for issues related to the teachers’ vote of no confidence in Supe ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:13 pm
  • Shorewood library reopens, but could close again

    SHOREWOOD – The Shorewood-Troy Library reopens Thursday after being closed for three days, but might close again.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:12 pm
  • Joliet hires four firefighter paramedics

    Editor’s note: This article was initially printed in the Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, edition of The Herald-News. A corrected story is being printed in t ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:13 pm
  • Joliet high school district balances budget

    JOLIET – The Joliet Township High School District 204 budget has a surplus for the second straight year.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:10 pm
  • Digital billboard to be considered by Lockport officials

    LOCKPORT – City officials in Lockport will consider approving the construction of a digital billboard to bolster the city’s tourism and marketing effo ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Mother testifies about Velma Franklin’s relationship with Eric Glover Sr.

    JOLIET – A second witness testified Wednesday that Velma Franklin said Eric Glover Sr. had threatened to kill her with a gun two months before she was ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • ICC judge tells Elwood to hand over documents

    CHICAGO – An Illinois Commerce Commission administrative law judge has ordered the village of Elwood to hand over requested documents in the ongoing c ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Joliet police remember Jonathan Walsh 10 years later

    JOLIET – In 2004, Gregory and Jonathan Walsh were not able to make their Father’s Day visit to the ballpark until August.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Cadence Health Foundation gives to Delnor, CDH hospitals

    GENEVA – The Cadence Health Foundation announced Wednesday it is funding more than $3.1 million in new equipment, system upgrades and expansion projec ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:09 pm
  • Music Matters to hold open house in Batavia

    BATAVIA – Music Matters School of Music invites the community to its open house from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday at its new location, the old Louise White ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:07 pm
  • North Aurora approves six-month extension of agreement with Comcast

    NORTH AURORA – Village trustees have approved a six-month extension of its franchise agreement with Comcast.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:07 pm
  • Batavia aldermen approve Speedway plans

    BATAVIA – Batavia aldermen have given the green light to the construction of a Speedway gas station at the northeast corner of Wilson Street and Kirk ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:06 pm
  • Power play

    Electric bills among Kane County communities with their own utilities or those that have signed up with aggregates indicate that all seem to be saving ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:44 pm
  • White Tavern to hold party for charity

    NAPERVILLE - White Tavern, 423 E. Ogden Ave., will host an appreciation and charity party for the Naperville Humane Society from 3 to 10 p.m. Saturday ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 8:48 pm
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