| Apr 3, 2014
| 10:37 AM
A Bolingbrook woman was recently honored for the more than 20 years she has spent helping those in need as a social worker.
Yolanda Jordan was recognized as a social worker of the year for the Calumet District on March 5 by the Illinois chapter of the...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 2:55 PM
Five Will County towns whose legal battle to seize control of a private water line hit a snag last month have refocused their efforts.
The Northern Will County Water Agency — comprising Bolingbrook, Homer Glen, Romeoville, Lemont and Woodridge ...
| Jun 3, 2014
Inexperience might have been a problem for Bolingbrook's girls track team during the Class 3A state meet Saturday, but competing against the state's best turned into a learning tool.
The Raiders used their trip to Charleston, Ill., to gauge their...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 7:11 PM
Football in Indiana had a good day in Illinois on Wednesday.
Bolingbrook defensive lineman Micah Dew-Treadway orally committed to Notre Dame, while Montini receiver Leon Thornton III chose Indiana, according to Tweets from both players.
| May 21, 2014
| 1:22 PM
Nafisa Asad's plans for the end of the school year did not initially include a trip to Washington, D.C.
But after correctly spelling the word "balsam," the eighth-grader at Herrick Middle School in Downers Grove topped 27 other students at the DuPage...
| May 13, 2014
| 11:14 AM
A Bolingbrook man has been indicted on federal charges for violating U.S. export laws after he allegedly tried to ship a thermal imaging camera from to Pakistan without obtaining the required U.S. Commerce Department license, according to a release from...
| Apr 2, 2014
The following items were taken from police reports:
•A 42-year-old Wheaton man was arrested March 20 for stealing a $400 kitchen appliance from Kohl's on Finley Road.
•A 43-year-old Manhattan woman was arrested March 23 for...
| May 5, 2014
| 2:49 PM
The father of a 4-year-old boy who was killed in a crash early Sunday morning on Interstate 55 near southwest suburban Bolingbrook has been charged with driving under the influence, police said.
Shannard M.L. Dyer, 29, of Romeoville, was charged this...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 9:04 AM
At Bobby's in Deerfield, restaurant owner Bobby Arifi has culled a list of some 240 varieties of wine, everything from a $36 French rose to a $475 Napa Valley cabernet sauvignon. But for wine connoisseurs who find a vintage missing from his expansive...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 11:24 AM
The Bolingbrook Village Board voted last week to buy an additional 500 tons of rock salt due to the continually nasty winter weather.
The purchase will cost $25,275 and will be conducted through the Illinois' Joint Purchasing Program, according to...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 5:43 PM
Nick Allegretti, Lincoln-Way East: Illinois
Brian Allen, Hinsdale Central: Michigan State Rudolfo Antuna, Crete-Monee: St. Xavier
Jamal Baggett, Oak Park: Akron
Brandon Barry, St. Charles East: Illinois State
Matt Biegalski, Wheaton North:...