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  • Veterans Benefits Event coming to Villa Park VFW

    VILLA PARK – The fifth annual Veterans Benefits Event will be held Sept. 27 at the Villa Park Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #2801, 39 E. Saint Charles ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Golf Under the Stars fundraiser to return to Sugar Creek

    VILLA PARK - The Kiwanis Club of Villa Park will hold its annual Golf Under the Stars fundraiser Oct. 3 at Sugar Creek Golf Course, 500 E. Van Buren S ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Area police departments to take back unwanted, expired medications

    Area police departments will participate Sept. 27 in a national Drug Take Back Day in cooperation with the Drug Enforcement Administration.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Village starts annual fall Fire Hydrant Maintenance Program

    LOMBARD – More than 900 Village fire hydrants will be maintained over the next six weeks through Lombard’s annual fall Fire Hydrant Maintenance Progra ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Boy Scout Troop 301 bids adieu to longtime Scoutmaster

    BERWYN – Whether it’s for his famous egg sandwiches, for his less than tasty Mac N’ Cheese Dinner Experience, or for his tendency to flip his canoe, t ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • 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
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