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  • Drop off Cell Phones for Soldiers at state Rep. Jack Franks' Woodstock office

    WOODSTOCK – Jack Franks wants your gently used cell phones.The state representative announced Tuesda ...
    July 28, 2015 - 4:04 pm
  • Missing teenager found safe

    ST. CHARLES – A days-long search for a Campton Hills teen ended Tuesday morning when she was found, safe and sound, at a friend's house in St. Charles ...
    July 29, 2015 - 12:30 am
  • Lakewood man strikes 63-year-old Crystal Lake pedestrian, police say

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Police cited a 21-year-old man from Lakewood after they said he struck a 63-year-old Crystal Lake woman while she was walking across a ...
    July 29, 2015 - 12:30 am
  • Farm Aid to mark 30th anniversary with Chicago concert

    CHICAGO — Farm Aid will have a 30th-anniversary concert featuring Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young and Dave Matthews in Chicago.
    July 28, 2015 - 1:40 pm
  • Family campout planned at The Hollows Conservation Area in Cary

    CARY – The deadline to register for a family campout at The Hollows Conservation Area in Cary is approaching.
    July 28, 2015 - 1:03 pm
  • MCC's Fast Track program offers engineering technology, construction degrees

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Registration is open for a program designed to make completing a certificate or degree in engineering technology, construction or manuf ...
    July 28, 2015 - 1:02 pm
  • Home inspections reveal lurking problems, valuable home info

    “How old is the furnace?” is a frequently asked question to realtors, when they’re showing a home to a prospective buyer.   Buyers assume that the old ...
    July 28, 2015 - 12:06 pm
  • Capron woman cited after head-on collision on Route 14 in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Capron woman who said she dozed off behind the wheel pushed another car into oncoming traffic on Route 14 on Tuesday, police said.
    July 29, 2015 - 12:17 am
  • Glacial Park program to turn magnifying glass on insects in Ringwood

    RINGWOOD – A day of games and exploring is ready for families heading to the Lost Valley Visitor Center in Glacial Park.
    July 28, 2015 - 10:14 am
  • Fox River Grove crash injures 2 women, knocks down traffic pole

    FOX RIVER GROVE – Two women were injured in a crash Tuesday in Fox River Grove that knocked a traffic pole onto a car, police said.
    July 29, 2015 - 12:27 am
  • 10 Things to Know for July 28; NATO meets in emergency session

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    July 28, 2015 - 6:28 am
  • Principal: Alden-Hebron High School graduate number ‘lowest it’s been’

    HEBRON – Out of the 31 seniors in Alden-Hebron High School’s Class of 2015, 26 met the requirements for graduation in four years, Principal Tim Hayung ...
    July 27, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • Obama calls GOP criticism of Iran deal ‘ridiculous’ ‘sad’

    ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – President Barack Obama unleashed a blistering and belittling rebuke of Republican White House hopefuls Monday, calling their a ...
    July 27, 2015 - 11:17 pm
  • Boy Scouts of America end total ban on gay adults

    NEW YORK – The Boy Scouts of America on Monday ended its blanket ban on gay adult leaders while allowing church-sponsored Scout units to maintain the ...
    July 27, 2015 - 11:16 pm
  • Few clues emerge on fate of teens missing on fishing trip

    JUPITER, Fla. – Rescuers have endured a fourth night of an anxious search for two young Floridians who went missing on the high seas.
    July 27, 2015 - 11:15 pm
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