| Mar 10, 2014
| 4:29 PM
A move by five southwest suburban towns to take control of a supply line that provides Lake Michigan water to the area has been delayed because of a legal issue.
Attorneys for the Northern Will County Water Agency have moved to voluntarily dismiss the...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Since Joe Smalzer graduated a year before Marist High School's boys volleyball team won the Illinois High School Association state championship, he's now trying to help his Loyola University team win a national championship..
From Palos Heights, Smalzer...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 1:10 PM
Nine video gambling cafes with friendly names like Stella's Place and Dotty's have opened in the last several weeks from Oak Lawn to Matteson.
These cafes are essentially mini-casinos with each one having the state limit of five video gambling machines....
| Feb 28, 2014
| 3:59 PM
A 61-year-old former Joliet resident pleaded guilty Wednesday to two counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse of a child younger than 13 in Romeoville.
David J. Ashfield, now of the 100 block of South Spring Street in Franklin Grove, is scheduled to...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 9:33 AM
A Will County judge Saturday set bond at $400,000 for a Joliet man facing attempted murder and shoplifting charges following an incident at a Kohl's department store in Romeoville on Friday.
Robert Russell Jr., 51, is charged with attempted murder,...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 10:46 AM
After years of trying to secure a new grocery store on the east side of Romeoville, trustees have signed off on a resolution issuing $650,000 in incentives for a developer who plans to build one there.
BG Investments LLC will receive the incentives to...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 7:43 AM
Bail was set at $5 million dollars this morning for a 23-year-old Cicero man charged in connection with a shooting that left a woman and her 15-year-old daughter seriously wounded outside of their Romeoville home on Thursday.
Erick M. Maya, 23, of the...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 10:00 PM
A Romeoville High School teacher has filed a lawsuit against Valley View School District 365U, alleging district officials discriminated against her in a variety of ways and retaliated against her when she filed a complaint.
Arlette Morris, 61, has...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 12:09 PM
A man who was charged with shooting a 15-year-old girl and her mother outside of their Romeoville home this week had threatened to rape and kidnap the girl last year and was ordered by a judge to stay away from them, according to court documents.
| Mar 11, 2014
| 1:37 PM
A federal bankruptcy court judge on Tuesday approved the sale of all assets and operating companies of Edison Mission Energy -- parent of Illinois coal plant owner Midwest Generation -- to New Jersey-based NRG Energy Inc. for $2.6 billion.
The deal --...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 8:36 PM
WEEK 1 Friday. Aug. 30
Ag. Science 22, Roosevelt 0
Buffalo Grove 28, Leyden 14
Douglass 12, Bronzeville 8
Dunbar at Bogan, at Gately
DuSable at Aurora Christian, 7
Dyett at Marine, 4:15 at Rockne
Evergreen Park 2, Little Village 0 (forfeit)...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Midway is the little airport that could.
Despite numerous hurdles, it managed to become the busiest airport in the world, a title it held for at least 15 years. Don't remember the golden age? The little airfield on the city's Southwest Side...