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  • Former Huntley trustee withdraws from Village Board race

    HUNTLEY – A crowded field for Huntley Village Board became less competitive this week after a former trustee withdrew from the race.
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • Benefit for Johnsburg High School grad injured in November crash set for Saturday

    JOHNSBURG – A benefit is being held Saturday to help a Johnsburg High School graduate who was injured in a car wreck with an alleged drunken driver in ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 12:18 am
  • Yorkville man charged in Cary Fifth Third Bank robbery, other robberies

    CARY – A Yorkville man has been charged by the FBI in connection with several robberies, including one at Fifth Third Bank in Cary, police said.
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 12:14 am
  • Woodstock police reports for Jan. 21, 2015

    • Maximino Pliego-Vergara, 45, 212 E. Calhoun St., Woodstock, was charged Saturday, Dec. 6, with driving under the influence and driving without a lic ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 9:56 am
  • CTA passenger-rail cars introduced in 1976 to be retired

    CHICAGO — The Chicago Transit Authority will bid farewell to its oldest passenger-rail cars.The CTA ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 9:30 am
  • Rahm Emanuel to push park land transfer to Chicago for Obama library

    CHICAGO — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel will introduce an ordinance allowing the transfer of park district land to the city for use by an Obama president ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 9:28 am
  • Villa Park man guilty of murder, arson in Lombard fire that killed ex-girlfriend

    WHEATON — A 26-year-old Villa Park man has been found guilty of first-degree murder for setting a fire that killed his former girlfriend.
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 9:26 am
  • Joliet friends, customers remember store clerk killed in armed robbery attempt

    JOLIET – The death of Mohammad Eid shocked and saddened dozens of his friends, neighbors and customers of the Gardner Food Mart in Joliet, where he wo ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 9:53 am
  • 10 Things to Know for Jan. 21; Four charged in connection with Paris attacks

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 7:27 am
  • Registration open for snowbird softball tournament in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A limited amount of team spots are available for an upcoming softball tournament. The ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 9:18 am
  • Daddy-daughter, mother-son dances planned in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Boys and girls can join mom or dad for an evening of dinner, dancing, games and dressing up like their favorite princess or superhero w ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 9:18 am
  • BP penalty trial dredges up gloomy images of 2010 Gulf spill

    NEW ORLEANS – Images of oil-coated birds and testimony about "widespread sociocultural harm" opened the third phase of a trial to establish penalties ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 12:11 am
  • Clarification

    In a story on page A8 of Friday’s edition, a typographical error inadvertently changed the meaning of a sentence. The sentence should have stated: “(B ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 12:09 am
  • Homeowners near proposed Lakewood sports complex raise objections

    LAKEWOOD – Traffic and light pollution were among the concerns raised about a proposed sports complex at Route 47 and Pleasant Valley Road.
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 10:34 pm
  • Cary Village Board adopts comprehensive plan

    CARY – The village now has a document that is meant to guide Cary's decision-making for the next 20 years.
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 12:06 am
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