| Oct 21, 2013
| 3:44 PM
Tuesday, Oct. 22
Chicago Public, Inter-City 1
Little Village at Maine, 5:30 at Lane
Chicago Public, Inter-City 2
Gage Park at Bronzeville, 4:15 at Eckersall
Juarez at Kelly, 4:15 at Rockne
Kennedy at Tilden, 4:15 at Stagg
| Oct 22, 2013
| 10:17 AM
The Plainfield board of trustees have designated a 19th-century house that dates back to the town's earliest roots as an historic landmark.
The Monday vote was unanimous to grant the status to the Ingersoll House at 24010 W. Commercial St.
| Oct 21, 2013
| 2:21 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
•A 42-year-old local woman was charged with driving on a suspended license after she was pulled over Oct. 16 in the 1300 block of Maple Avenue.
•After a police investigation, a 52-...
| Oct 15, 2013
The Route 59 corridor defines Plainfield arguably as much as Lockport Street.
And for the town's efforts in getting residents involved in helping plan the future of Illinois Route 59, also known as Division Street, Plainfield was recently named the...
| Oct 8, 2013
The Plainfield Mathnasium's annual TriMathlon competition will take place next weekend, and organizers are hoping that students + math problems x learning = fun.
The event will be held Oct. 19 at the Mathnasium of Plainfield learning center at 16122...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 3:18 PM
Thursday, Oct. 10
Chicago Public, Big Shoulders
Lincoln Park at Taft, at Lane
Steinmetz at Roosevelt, 4:15 at Lane
Chicago Public, Illini Heartland
Harper at Marshall, 4:15 at Rockne
Chicago Public, Illini Land of Lincoln
Harlan at Julian,...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 3:00 PM
A Plainfield man died after the car he was driving in collided with another vehicle early Wednesday afternoon in Plainfield.
Craig W. Paton, 54, of Falcon Drive, was a passenger in a Chevrolet Malibu that collided with a Cadillac SRX at about 1:35 p.m....
| Oct 1, 2013
| 4:09 PM
Plainfield resident Betty Swank is quick to proclaim her support for the Affordable Care Act, dubbed by supporters and detractors alike as Obamacare.
The law, passed in 2010, represents one of the most significant overhauls of America's heatlthcare laws...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 3:35 PM
A Plainfield man faces charges of drug-induced homicide after he allegedly sold another Plainfield man a fatal dose of heroin in August, police announced today.
Christopher J. Carrara, 26, of the 4500 block of Peacock Lane, faces the charge in...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 6:17 PM
Clifton Garrett called LSU his favorite before the end of his junior year, but the Plainfield South linebacker wasn't about to bring a premature end to the recruiting process.
Life as the most sought-after player in Illinois provides opportunities to go...
| Sep 30, 2013
The after items were taken from police reports:
•A 25-year-old local man was charged with theft after police said he stole $714.30 in Rogaine and razor blades from a business in the 3100 block of South Illinois Route 59 on Sept. 20....