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Valley View Teacher Launches Drug Addiction Support Group at Bolingbrook High School

Valley View Teacher Launches Drug Addiction Support Group at Bolingbrook High School

Pioneer Elementary School fourth-grade teacher Kimberly Hanahan founded program to help families dealing with addiction.
Bolingbrook Man Repeatedly Punched 8-Month Pregnant Girlfriend & Struck 2-Year-Old Daughter in Forehead: Cops

Bolingbrook Man Repeatedly Punched 8-Month Pregnant Girlfriend & Struck 2-Year-Old Daughter in Forehead: Cops

The Bolingbrook man unleashed his violent attack at Joliet’s Star Inn, police said.
Bolingbrook Man Accused of Beating Pregnant Woman

Bolingbrook Man Accused of Beating Pregnant Woman

Jonathan Yates also faces drug, weapons charges.
Mosquitoes Still Testing Positive for West Nile: Health Department

Mosquitoes Still Testing Positive for West Nile: Health Department

Samples from Plainfield, Bolingbrook, Homer Glen test positive.
Bertino-Tarrant to Host Hiring Event on Sept. 25

Bertino-Tarrant to Host Hiring Event on Sept. 25

A veterans' preview is from 10 to 11 a.m.; the event is open to everyone from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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Bolingbrook Man Accused of Beating Pregnant Woman

Bolingbrook Man Accused of Beating Pregnant Woman

Jonathan Yates also faces drug, weapons charges.
Bolingbrook Man Repeatedly Punched 8-Month Pregnant Girlfriend & Struck 2-Year-Old Daughter in Forehead: Cops

Bolingbrook Man Repeatedly Punched 8-Month Pregnant Girlfriend & Struck 2-Year-Old Daughter in Forehead: Cops

The Bolingbrook man unleashed his violent attack at Joliet’s Star Inn, police said.
Valley View Teacher Launches Drug Addiction Support Group at Bolingbrook High School

Valley View Teacher Launches Drug Addiction Support Group at Bolingbrook High School

Pioneer Elementary School fourth-grade teacher Kimberly Hanahan founded program to help families dealing with addiction.
Siegel's Farm Pumpkin Fest Starts Saturday

Siegel's Farm Pumpkin Fest Starts Saturday

Military families get in free during opening weekend.
Mosquitoes Still Testing Positive for West Nile: Health Department

Mosquitoes Still Testing Positive for West Nile: Health Department

Samples from Plainfield, Bolingbrook, Homer Glen test positive.
Bertino-Tarrant to Host Hiring Event on Sept. 25

Bertino-Tarrant to Host Hiring Event on Sept. 25

A veterans' preview is from 10 to 11 a.m.; the event is open to everyone from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Angus Is Looking for a Home -- Maybe Yours?

Angus Is Looking for a Home -- Maybe Yours?

An adoptable pet from the Romeoville Humane Society.
Will County DUI Arrests

Will County DUI Arrests

Check out who's been charged with driving under the influence this week.
Bolingbrook Blotter: Aggravated Battery, DUI Arrests

Bolingbrook Blotter: Aggravated Battery, DUI Arrests

Arrests made by Bolingbrook police, other agencies.
The 16 Best Public High Schools in Illinois, as Ranked by Newsweek

The 16 Best Public High Schools in Illinois, as Ranked by Newsweek

If you don’t think 16 is good enough, don’t worry, because one Illinois high school ranked No. 3 overall in the country!
Your House Could've Been a Meth Lab If ...

Your House Could've Been a Meth Lab If ...

It smells of urine, the windows are covered in paint and the yard has brown spots. Check the national register of meth labs before you buy.
Pullman Cars Back on the Rails Between Chicago and Wisconsin

Pullman Cars Back on the Rails Between Chicago and Wisconsin

For a limited time you can step back in time and experience mid-20th century Pullman railcar travel in a restored Pullman car.
Man Claiming He Was Beaten in Jail 8 Years Ago Suing Sheriff & 5 Deputies

Man Claiming He Was Beaten in Jail 8 Years Ago Suing Sheriff & 5 Deputies

The man claims he was beaten in jail back in 2006.
Jesse White Tumblers Mark 50,000th Performance at Bolingbrook Restaurant

Jesse White Tumblers Mark 50,000th Performance at Bolingbrook Restaurant

Famous Dave's will host the tumblers on Saturday.
Girls Gone Wild for a Place to Sleep, Some Tacos and a Guy's Car: OMGPD

Girls Gone Wild for a Place to Sleep, Some Tacos and a Guy's Car: OMGPD

Swatting a YouTube celeb, communion juice thievery and a punch-drunk flirter this week in the annals of Chicagoland crime-n-shame.
JJC to Celebrate Opening of Veterans Resource Center, Tutoring Center on Sept. 17

JJC to Celebrate Opening of Veterans Resource Center, Tutoring Center on Sept. 17

Ribbon cuttings scheduled for Wednesday on JJC's main campus.
Patch Poll: What Do You Think of the 'New War on Terror' as the U.S. Commits to Going After ISIL?

Patch Poll: What Do You Think of the 'New War on Terror' as the U.S. Commits to Going After ISIL?

President Obama commits the nation to military action in the Middle East to "degrade and ultimately destroy" ISIL. Where do you stand?
Apple Orchards Open for Fall Season in Chicago Suburbs

Apple Orchards Open for Fall Season in Chicago Suburbs

Apple picking season is here! And we've compiled a list of some of the best orchards for pick-your-own apples and plenty of fall fun.
Bolingbrook Blotter: Aggravated Battery, Driving Without Lights, Stolen Cellphone

Bolingbrook Blotter: Aggravated Battery, Driving Without Lights, Stolen Cellphone

Arrests, incidents reported by Bolingbrook police.
Coroner Identifies Truck Driver Found Unresponsive on I-55

Coroner Identifies Truck Driver Found Unresponsive on I-55

Preliminary autopsy results indicate the man died of natural causes, according to the coroner.