| Jul 21, 2014
| 5:55 PM
Bolingbrook High School's basketball team shaped its upcoming season by bookending the summer with positive news.
In between, the Raiders worked on replacing five standout players from last season's 22-6 squad.
Senior guard Prentiss Nixon started...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 2:45 PM
The Illinois Celtics 16U team made it to the gold bracket of the Chicago Challenge, which drew basketball teams from around the country and more than 200 college coaches to evaluate high school talent July 10-13 at Riverside-Brookfield and Bolingbrook...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Some local players participated in the Chicago Challenge, which drew basketball teams from around the country and more than 200 college coaches to evaluate high school talent July 10-13 at Riverside-Brookfield and Bolingbrook high schools.
| Jul 13, 2014
| 2:17 AM
A tornado watch for northern Illinois, including Chicago and surrounding areas, expired at 1 a.m. after strong thunderstorms rolled through the area.
Flood warnings remain in effect for the east branch of the DuPage River at Bolingbrook, from Sunday...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 7:11 PM
Football in Indiana had a good day in Illinois on Wednesday.
Bolingbrook defensive lineman Micah Dew-Treadway orally committed to Notre Dame, while Montini receiver Leon Thornton III chose Indiana, according to Tweets from both players.
| Jun 14, 2014
| 9:11 PM
The Illinois State Police captain was used to taking command in high-profile cases, among them overseeing dozens of officers in the investigation that led to the arrest of former Bolingbrook police Sgt. Drew Peterson.
But in September, when a life-...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 11:34 AM
Bolingbrook received a dubious distinction of sorts this month, as the real estate blog Movoto.com named it one of the 10 most boring places in Illinois.
"Bolingbrook is pretty peaceful," the blog notes, "but peaceful just means boring on this list."...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 2:34 PM
Flooding brought traffic into O'Hare International Airport to a near standstill this morning, forcing dozens of people to walk to the airport or a nearby Blue Line station to make their flights.
A trail of passengers could be seen pulling their...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 4:13 PM
There’s no good place to get a speeding ticket, but where an Illinois driver lives factors into how much more vehicle insurance will cost for up to five years after a conviction, according to a new study released Monday.
A first violation...
| May 16, 2014
| 8:53 AM
A Bolingbrook man was in the DuPage County Jail this morning after he allegedly sold a pair of phony tickets for a Blackhawks game, according to sheriff’s police.
Edgar I. Kim, 29, is charged with one count of felony forgery, police said.
| May 5, 2014
| 2:49 PM
The father of a 4-year-old boy who was killed in a crash early Sunday morning on Interstate 55 near southwest suburban Bolingbrook has been charged with driving under the influence, police said.
Shannard M.L. Dyer, 29, of Romeoville, was charged this...
| May 14, 2014
| 3:09 PM
Valley View School District 365U will conduct its third annual Summer Food Service Program starting next month, an initiative that will provide free meals to any child 18 and younger, according to a district release.
Anyone wishing to partake in the...