8 hrs ago
Accused drug kingpin convicted on drug conspiracy charges
But the accused kingpin went on trial this month for drug conspiracy charges - not for selling heroin.
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12 hrs ago
The Doings Weekly
Police blotter: 4 charged with DUIs
The following incidents were listed among the official reports of the area police departments.
16 hrs ago
Naperville Central seniors get chance to see health care up close
Medical TV shows like "Grey's Anatomy" might offer a window into the world of medicine and health care, but there's nothing like seeing the real thing.
21 hrs ago
Snow Means Late Start at Some Local Schools
With a winter storm warning in effect until 11 a.m. , some local schools have announced schedule changes.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Bolingbrook Blotter: Burglars Toss Bricks Threw Windows; DUI Arrests, Disorderly Conduct
Feb. 22 Alex Vazquez, 26, of the 20000 block of Superior Court, Crest Hill, was arrested at 4:18 a.m. at Bolingbrook Drive and Brook Court and charged with DUI, improper lane use and no insurance, police said.
Bolingbrook Students Seeking Donations for Families in Transition
Submitted by Valley View School District: Bolingbrook High School's Key Club and Student Government have launched a drive to collect items for the "Families in Transition Support Day" Saturday, April 5 which is sponsored by the Will County Regional Office of Education and Will County Center for Community Concerns.
Bolingbrook Music Boosters Plant Sale Has Begun
The 4th annual Bolingbrook High School Music Boosters Spring Plant Sale is underway with orders taken through April 3. More than three dozen colors and varieties of plants are available along with hanging baskets and patio pots.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Romeoville Police Arrest Man Wanted in Bolingbrook Shooting
An 18-year-old man was shot in the leg during an apparent fight Sunday morning in Bolingbrook, police said.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Bolingbrook Blotter: Bolingbrook Man Accused of Street Racing, Reckless Driving
March 5 Brett Pine, 31, of the 5800 block of Prairie Drive, Morris, was arrested by Bolingbrook police and booked into the Will County jail on a charge of possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver, according to jail records.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Romeoville's Mayor John Noak Looks at Long Range of Transportation Needs
Romeoville Mayor John Noak's State of the Village address at Lewis University on Thursday had a lot to do with....no surprise here....the future of transportation.
DUI, Possession of Drug Equipment: Blotter
THURSDAY, FEB. 27 Driving with Suspended License, No Insurance, Improper Lighting Christine M. McVeagh, 20, of 2 E. Illinois St. in Lemont, was arrested for driving while license suspended, no insurance and improper lighting, following a traffic stop in the 10900 block of Lemont Road.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Mitchem: 'I Take Responsibility' For Bolingbrook Principal Turnover
For about three hours Thursday night, Valley View School District Superintendent James Mitchem fielded questions from residents - many of whom are still upset over the resignation of Bolingbrook High School Principal Michael White.
Hinsdale Dancers Qualify for Youth America Grand Prix Finals in NYC
The Hinsdale Dance Academy competed this past weekend at the Youth America Grand Prix Semi-Finals.
2014 All-Student Undergrade Art Show: Awards
Art awards totaling more than $18,500 were presented to Eastern Illinois University students at a reception on Sunday, March 2. The awards program opened the 2014 Undergraduate All-Student Show at EIU's Tarble Arts Center.
Celebrate Recovery Starts Plainfield Group
Community members looking for support are invited to a new Plainfield Celebrate Recovery group.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Health Aware: ProActive Kids helps youth with weight issues
Isabel Olvera , 9, with her mother Karla and sister Maggie,14, at the Edward Health & Fitness Center in Woodridge where they took part in the ProActive Kids program that teaches kids healthy food choices and fun ways to stay active.
Bolingbrook Blotter: Aggravated Battery to an Officer, Drug Charges
March 4 Michael R. Martinez, 25, of the 900 block of Wilcox, Joliet, was arrested by Bolingbrook police and booked into the Will County jail on charges of possession of a controlled substance, possession of cannabis and improper display plate height, police said.
YMCA Giving Gala Sets $93,000 Fundraising Record
Submitted by the Greater Joliet Area YMCA: On Saturday, Feb. 22, the Greater Joliet Area YMCA hosted its seventh annual Giving Gala at the Bolingbrook Golf Club, where hundreds gathered to raise an all-time high of $93,000 for the Y's scholarship fund.
Will Local Radio Shack Stores Close?
Radio Shack, the gadget and electronic parts retailer, will be closing more than a fourth of its stores after reporting huge losses last year, according to a statement on the company's website .
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Mugshot Monday: Weekend DUI Arrests in Downers Grove
The Downers Grove Police Department kept busy this weekend, making several arrests in the village for drunken driving, according to police reports.