Duckworth to host Hanover Park veterans forum
The forum at village hall is an opportunity for veterans to speak with Duckworth, a Democrat from Hoffman Estates, and ask her any questions they might have, officials said.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Four charged with stealing bread trays from Bartlett restaurant
Bartlett police arrested four men Dec. 11 on misdemeanor charges alleging they stole about 30 plastic bread trays from a local restaurant, authorities say.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Schaumburg library's reading program has books for all interests
Ah, the Midwest winter, with its cold winds and snowy skies. Many people have favorite ways to enjoy - or cope with - this frosty season.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Streamwood police sponsor food drive
The Streamwood Police Department will conduct a Food Drive to benefit the Hanover Township Food Pantry at a combined beat meeting at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 18 at the Streamwood Police Department, 401 E. Irving Park Road.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Glen Ellyn Police Blotter: Teens, Alcohol and Weapons Do Not Mix
Reynaldo Ibarra, 19, 1320 S. Lorraine, Wheaton, was arrested and charged with unlawful use of a weapon and illegal consumption of alcohol by a minor on the 300 block of Spruce at 1:48 a.m. Dec. 6. Nina Adjin, 23, 1577 Burr Oak, Wheaton, was arrested and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, possession of cannabis 30 grams or under ... (more)
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Izaak Walton Lodge building in Elgin is set to open as...
For the first time in anyone's memory, the big stone fireplace in the Izaak Walton League building functions again.
Hoffman Estates plans improvements for Village Green
Hoffman Estates trustees gave preliminary approval Monday to nearly $200,000 in improvements to make the Virginia Mary Hayter Village Green more accessible to concert goers and user-friendly for vendors who will operate on the site during upcoming Northwest Fourth Fests.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Hanover Twp., Cintas job fair Dec. 12
Hanover Township and the Cintas Corp. will co-sponsor a job fair, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12 at the Hanover Township Town Hall, 250 S. Route 59 in Bartlett.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Hanover Park man sentenced in $4.2 million forgery case
A Hanover Park investment consultant convicted earlier this year on federal charges of swindling clients out of about $4.26 million now has pleaded guilty to forgery.
Hanover Park man charged with indecent solicitation gets $250K bond
A northwest suburban man is being held on a $250,000 bond after being charged with posting an online ad for sex with a person of any age, according to prosecutors.
Elgin council backs out of 4th Fest, yet to decide...
The city of Elgin will not be partnering again this summer with Hoffman Estates on the fireworks for the Northwest Fourth Fest at that village's Sears Centre.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
A good fit: New shoes for 250 local kids, thanks to AT&T workers
If students' basic needs aren't met - a good breakfast and lunch, warm coat and pair of shoes - it is harder for them to be good students, said Kelly O'Brien, principal at Elgin's Lowrie Elementary School.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Veteran Vernon Hills staffer to be appointed village manager
After 15 years with Village Manager Mike Allison at the helm, Vernon Hills is poised for a change at the top.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Fittest Loser contestants still work at keeping weight off and staying fit
The Daily Herald and Push Fitness in Schaumburg once again have partnered to produce the annual "Fittest Loser Challenge."
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Food banks essential for suburban families in need
At no other time is the need to feed the hungry more visible than during the holidays, but food providers stress that many of our neighbors have trouble putting food on the table all year long, a situation that's becoming increasingly more common in the suburbs.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Northwest suburban police blotter
Christopher M. Nutley, 18, of the 1000 block of Morning Glory Lane, Bartlett, was arrested around 2 a.m. Nov. 27 on the 200 block of Wilcox Court and charged with local ordinance consumption of alcohol by a minor.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
For some, shopping weekend kicks off right after the feast
Sarah Kristh of LaSalle leads the pack of shoppers after the doors opened Thursday night at the Toys"R"Us store in Schaumburg.
Gurnee village board hires economic development consultant
Village board members at a recent meeting approved a contract not to exceed $49,000 with San Francisco-based Gruen Gruen + Associates.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Title company owners, lawyers among 9 charged in mortgage fraud cases
The owners of a Downers Grove title company and two attorneys, one disbarred, are among nine people accused of fraudulently obtaining four home mortgage loans totaling more than $1 million.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Hanover Park man charged in Glendale Heights stabbing
A Hanover Park man is in custody following a weekend altercation in Glendale Heights in which he was charged with stabbing his ex-girlfriend's new boyfriend and lacerating the man's kidney, authorities said.