| Dec 6, 2010
| 4:33 AM
There are 12 electronic recycling centers throughout Will County where residents can drop off their broken or burned-out lights. Marta Keane, Will Countyâs recycling program …...
| Jan 21, 2011
| 4:34 PM
The Will County Board appointed Washington Township Supervisor Robert Howard on Thursday to the board to fill the District 1 vacancy. Howard, a Democrat from …...
| Jul 11, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Gov. Pat Quinn was greeted by about 20 demonstrators with signs Monday when he arrived at the Tinley Park Convention Center, where he was the …...
| Oct 19, 2011
One of the most popular ways to lower property tax bills is also one of the most misused — benefiting thousands of people ranging from mayors to landlords and snowbirds.
The homestead exemption is supposed to lower taxes only for a taxpayer's...
| May 11, 2011
| 5:05 PM
A Department of Children and Family Services source confirmed this afternoon the state agency is investigating a Crete-Monee High School coach accused of sexual impropriety with a male student.
The source termed the investigation as “related to...
| May 26, 2011
| 5:37 AM
Crete-Monee High School boys basketball coach Matthew Ryndak, accused of molesting a male student four times, turned himself in to police Wednesday on a charge of aggravated criminal sexual abuse.
Will County State's Attorney spokesman Charles Pelkie...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 12:29 PM
A Richton Park man who was found walking on the shoulder of I-57 in Monee was charged with scuffling an Illinois State Trooper who tried to get the man off the expressway early this morning, officials said.
Mark A. Gaston, 46, was arrested after he was...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 7:09 PM
The pilot of a small plane was killed when it crashed into a cornfield about 8 miles southeast of Rockford this morning, officials said.
The single-engine plane went down just after 8 a.m. not far from the Rockford airport, according to the Federal...
| Jun 8, 2009
| 4:27 PM
(WGN-AM)- Bail was set Monday for three men -- two of whom were classmates at Crete-Monee High School -- who authorities believe were part of a seven-member burglary ring that scored $20,000 worth of valuables from homes and businesses in the Crete, Monee...
| Nov 11, 2008
Regan Martin fixed her gaze on the video camera and took a deep breath.
She sat outside a strip mall in Matteson. Trucks sped by on the highway, as shop workers on break took drags from cigarettes.
Martin wished she was in the comfort of her living...
| Aug 9, 2009
| 8:21 PM
UPDATE: A prisoner who escaped Saturday night from a transport van traveling to Mississippi was captured in Richton Park Sunday night. Click here for the latest on this story from the Chicago Breaking News Center.
| May 1, 2009
| 1:01 PM
Political pundit Paul Green is best known for his political commentary on WGN. His "Paul and the Pauliticans" segment has become a "listener favorite"
Green is the Director of the School of Policy Studies and Arthur Rubloff Professor of Policy Studies at...