Moscow Ballet holds two Chicago auditions for 2014 'Nutcracker'
The legendary Moscow Ballet is auditioning dancers ages 6-18 to perform as part of their annual "Great Russian Nutcracker" production.
Health Aware: Littlest newborn now 10 years old
Zoe Koz likes all of the above. She has braces, rolls her eyes at her parents' jokes and loves to swim.
Kane Co. Chronicle
Foster's challenger wants debates open to public
State Rep. Darlene Senger, R-Naperville, who is challenging U.S. Rep Bill Foster, D-Naperville, for Illinois' 11th Congressional District seat, wants a series of debates between the two to be open to the public.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
OEHS dean, Plank principal among appointees
Four more administrators have been appointed in the Oswego School District before the upcoming school year begins.
Plainfield Bank Robber Officially Charged
The man accused of robbing a bank in Plainfield has officially been charged. 35-year-old Kenneth Matlock has been charged with one count of felony bank robbery according to the U.S. Justice Department.
EXCHANGE: Weather service installs new system
The closest, which touched down briefly between Plainfield and Romeoville, was "embedded" in the storm front, said Matt Friedlein, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service's Romeoville office.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Moscow Ballet Holds Two Chicago Area Auditions 8/22, 27
The legendary Moscow Ballet is holding two open auditions in the Chicago area in their search for talented young dancers ages 6-18 to perform in their annual Chicago production of "The Great Russian Nutcracker."
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Pulse: Bubbles, peanuts, and reasons to rock
Mother Nature brought rain and chilly temperatures on Tuesday, but Naperville mom Kristen Kucharski didn't let that dampen her annual Survivor Game challenge.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Morris Daily Herald
SOUTH WILMINGTON – The St. Lawrence Catholic Church of South Wilmington would like to extend an invitation to its first “St.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Dist. 204's new superintendent heading into first year
Karen Sullivan is heading into her first year as superintendent of Indian Prairie Unit District 204 with a confident outlook.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Streets Blog Chicago
Successful Pilot Means New "Bus on Shoulders" Routes For Pace
For the past three years, Pace has run two express bus routes down the Stevenson Expressway from Bolingbrook and Plainfield to downtown Chicago and the Illinois Medical District, and used the expressway's shoulders to bypass traffic jams.
Carole Ann Miller, 75, of Coal City and formerly Plainfield, passed away Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014 at Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Joliet.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Morris Daily Herald
Morris Cruise Night brings in record amount of cars
Joel Barr, 23, of Morris, explains the history of his 1967 Ford Mustang Fastback to patrons of Cruise Night in Morris on Saturday.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
The Daily Gazette
Will County replaces infected ash trees
Village of Plainfield Public Works employee Brian Fahnstrom drags an ash tree limb to a wood chipper after the tree was removed from the front yard of a house July 16 in Plainfield.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
PHOTO: Ford Motor vehicles sit on the dealership lot in Plainfield, Ill., July 23, 2014.
If you're looking for a car and waiting for year-end deals, wait no more. August might actually be the better time to buy a new car, according to TrueCar Inc. The price for a new car averages $1,850 lower than those in December, which is traditionally believed to be the best time to buy a car, the car buying and selling site says But not everyone ... (more)
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Naperville puppy thief now charged in drug case
A woman who stole a puppy nearly two years ago from a Naperville pet store could be in violation of the terms of her probation in that case, now that she and a friend have been accused of selling phony cocaine to an undercover police officer.
Cadence buying three plants from Plainfield Precision
Cadence Inc., a contract manufacturer of medical devices, is expanding its plastics manufacturing capabilities with the purchase of three plants from Plainfield Precision Holdings.
Candle apparently sparks Naperville-area house fire
No injuries were reported Tuesday in a Naperville-area house fire that authorities said may have been sparked by a candle left burning in the kitchen.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Police Blotter: UPS package stolen from home
These are incidents reported by the Naperville Police Department. Where charges have been filed, the report includes when and where the suspect was stopped or taken into custody and the nature of the charges.
Diageo invests $120M in three new bottling lines
Diageo expands its Plainfield, IL, bottling facility with three new high-speed lines, including a 300-bpm glass bottle line and a 260-bpm filling line for PET flasks.