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The public will have an opportunity to hear information on potential train station locations for the proposed new passenger rail service between Peoria and Chicago.
A Rochelle man crashed his motorcycle Monday on Route 71′s Dimmick Hill, just west of Point Shelter at Starved Rock State Park.
Want a sneak peek at the Market on Mill, Utica’s forthcoming outdoor retail plaza? The first of the portable retain stalls arrived Monday and is on display outside the village hall.
La Salle firefighters controlled a residential house fire within an hour of arrival shortly after midnight Sunday on the 1300 block of Crosat Street.
Spring cleanup at Oak Hill Cemetery in Utica will be March 4-27.
A fire on the 600 block of Garfield Avenue in La Salle was extinguished without any injuries Thursday.
Waltham Elementary will have a new mascot. The board retired its former mascot Wednesday with no replacement mascot yet identified.
The Utica Village Board will host a special meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 26.
Western Factory Outlet in Utica opened at 801 U.S. 6 near the intersection of Route 178 with a grand reopening the weekend of Feb. 10.
Habanero's in Utica opened in October at 2958 Route 178, in the former location of Cajun Connection.
If you need a break from the harsh winter temperatures, here's a list of some indoor water parks in northern Illinois that are perfect for a day, or an entire weekend, away.
The February La Salle County YANA! (you are not alone) meeting will feature state rep candidate Liz Bishop and state senate candidate Chris Balkema at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20, at Jamie’s Outpost.
A variety of activities from a multiple-museum tour to swing dancing are set this weekend in the Illinois Valley.
The Illinois Valley Area Chamber of Commerce announced this years group of 40 Under Forty recipients.
A woman was taken to OSF St. Elizabeth Medical Center with injuries from apparent gunshot wounds and a man was found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound following a shooting just before 5 p.m. in rural Ottawa.