DeKalb County News Briefs

DeKalb County News Briefs

COUNTY Promise Grants available until end of the year Area organizations that provide services to underserved and marginalized people in DeKalb County can apply for Promise Grants,…

  • Cook County News Briefs

    Cook County News Briefs

    Deerfield Village to begin annual fall leaf collection The village announced that its annual leaf collection program will begin the week of Oct. 22 and continue through Nov. 16 (weather…

  • Kendall County News Briefs

    Kendall County News Briefs

    Aurora Police investigate cell phone store burglaries Aurora police are investigating burglaries at two different T-Mobile cell phone stores that occurred just 24 hours apart on opposite…

  • Peoria County News Briefs

    Peoria County News Briefs

    COUNTY One memorial to be dedicated, another one to be re-erected While Peoria County’s newest monument is being prepared for its dedication, a 152-year-old memorial is receiving…

  • Woodford County News Briefs

    Woodford County News Briefs

    CENTRAL ILLINOIS Area lagoon site for fall trout fishing Mineral Springs Park Lagoon in Pekin is the area’s closest fishing hole for fall trout season, according to the Illinois Department…

  • McHenry County News Briefs

    McHenry County News Briefs

    McHenry County Conservation Dist. to host OAKtober Planting Party The McHenry County Conservation District will host the OAKtober Planting Party from 1-4 p.m. Oct. 20 at Marengo Ridge,…

  • DuPage County News Briefs

    DuPage County News Briefs

    COUNTY New FEMA rating good news for insurance rates A new safety rating for DuPage County will translate into a lower insurance rate for some residents. For the first time, DuPage…

  • McLean County News Briefs

    McLean County News Briefs

    McLean County Former board chair completes prison sentence         Matt Sorensen, former chair of the McLean County Board, has completed a 10-month sentence in federal prison….