| Jun 5, 2014
| 9:05 AM
Romeoville's Lewis University Airport was named the 2014 Illinois Reliever Airport of the Year by the Illinois Department of Transportation's Division of Aeronautics last month.
The airport received the distinction based on the facility's safety record,...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 1:30 PM
The following items were taken from New Lenox police reports:
A 23-year-old New Lenox woman was charged with driving on a suspended license during a March 26 traffic stop at Gear Drive and Haven Avenue on May 26 for not wearing a seat belt.
| Apr 21, 2014
| 2:44 PM
The following reports were compiled based on information provided by the Plainfield Police Department.
A 48-year-old Joliet man was arrested about 12:20 a.m. April 13 at Illinois Route 59 and Joliet Road and charged with DUI, improper lane usage,...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 9:06 AM
A new pictorial book that showcases the history of Romeoville was the ticket for members of the local historical society to a luncheon over the weekend at the Executive Mansion in Springfield.
The book, assembled by the Romeoville Area Historical...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 7:54 AM
Now in his second season as music director, David Danzmayr is well on his way toward establishing his Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra as one of the leading suburban orchestras in the Chicago area. One way the gifted young Austrian conductor is achieving...
| May 14, 2014
| 12:46 PM
A bat trapped in the backyard of a Joliet home is Will County's first lab-confirmed wildlife rabies case this year, according to the county health department.
The live bat was trapped by a resident in the backyard of a home in the 1200 block of Buell...
| May 14, 2014
| 5:32 PM
SPRINGFIELD — Illinois Democrats are taking a spend first, find-the-money-later approach as they craft a new state budget, laying out their priorities despite uncertainty that they’ll be able to gather enough votes to extend a temporary...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 10:23 AM
A Serena woman was charged with driving under the influence in a fatal Monday afternoon crash that killed a 66-year-old woman in Kendall County.
Shortly before 3 p.m. Monday, a 1994 Chevrolet Camaro was westbound on Route 52 east of Brisbin Road when it...
| May 22, 2014
| 12:45 PM
| May 7, 2014
| 9:36 AM
Splitting a road doubleheader against a defending state probably would have been acceptable for Carmel before playing rival Joliet Catholic on Saturday.
But after beating one of the areas best pitchers, Nick Dalesandro, in the opener and filling the...
| Apr 13, 2014
Patrick and Angie Jessee were less than three months from their wedding day when they received the news: Patrick had non-Hodgkin lymphoma. His life expectancy, according to his oncologist, was five years.
They had planned to wed on Oct. 8, 2011. But...