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  • Harnish Main Library in Algonquin to be closed for parking lot resurfacing

    ALGONQUIN – The Harnish Main Library building at 2600 Harnish Drive, parking lot, and drive-through window are scheduled to be closed Wednesday throug ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 2:16 pm
  • Lake in the Hills picks new building commissioner

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The village has a new building commissioner. Ann Marie Hess replaces Michael Ma ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:56 pm
  • Fire strikes Minooka house

    MINOOKA – A fire caused major damage on the second floor, attic and roof of a residence in Minooka early Monday morning, according to a news release f ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 2:03 pm
  • Bond set for Sycamore woman accused in stabbing

    DeKALB — Bond was set at $500,000 today for the Sycamore woman police say waited for her estranged husband's girlfriend to return home early Saturday ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:59 pm
  • New ACs save money sponsored by Dowe & Wagner

    Just about everyone knows someone living in a 50-year-old house still using its original air conditioner.  While an old system may work, it’s not work ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 1:46 pm
  • Election Central 2014

    Click here for candidate profiles, questionnaires and more information on local and state candidates for November's election.
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:50 am
  • Lake in the Hills man injured in motorcycle crash

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – A Lake in the Hills man was flown to the hospital Sunday night with potentially life-threatening injuries after a motorcycle crash ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • Woodstock man almost loses thousands in 'grandparent scam'

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock grandparent was targeted Friday in a scam that almost cost him more than $4,000.
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:53 pm
  • FAA: 2 weeks to reopen Chicago-area air control center after Aurora fire

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration says it will take about two weeks to fully reopen a Chicago-area control center where an act of sab ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 10:47 am
  • Shane Lamb recants testimony in missing Johnsburg teen’s 2002 murder (with documents)

    WOODSTOCK – The prosecution's key witness in a murder case is alleging that his testimony, which helped put another man behind bars, was a lie.
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 1:40 pm
  • Illinois sending approvals to medical marijuana patients

    CHICAGO (AP) — The first approval letters have been sent to Illinois patients who've applied to use medical marijuana legally, Illinois Department of ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:02 pm
  • Dick Durbin to seek probe of Chicago air center sabotage in Aurora

    CHICAGO — U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin said Sunday that he will seek an investigation into how a contract employee was able to sabotage a regional control ce ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 9:17 am
  • Pro-democracy protests expand in Hong Kong

    HONG KONG – Pro-democracy protests expanded in Hong Kong on Monday, a day after demonstrators upset over Beijing's decision to limit political reforms ...
    Sept. 28, 2014 - 10:48 pm
  • Bankruptcy’s end more clear than Orr’s future

    DETROIT – Kevyn Orr’s success in shepherding Detroit through its historic bankruptcy will leave him unemployed, at least temporarily, when and if his ...
    Sept. 28, 2014 - 10:42 pm
  • Rauner giving veers left and right

    SPRINGFIELD – Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner and his wife, Diana, have given hundreds of thousands of dollars to protect abortion rights a ...
    Sept. 28, 2014 - 10:47 pm
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