DeKalb County News Briefs

DeKalb County News Briefs

STATE Noah, Olivia big names for babies Do you have a newborn named Noah or Olivia? If so, you helped make these the top names for babies born in Illinois during 2017, according to…

  • Winnebago County News Briefs

    ROCKFORD Wheelchair rugby championships here Oscar Mike Foundation, Rockford Area Convention & Visitors Bureau (RACVB), and the Rockford Park District (RPD) announced last week…

  • Kane County News Briefs

    Kane County News Briefs

    AURORA 11 injured as minivan, ambulance collide At least 11 people were injured, some sustaining head injuries, when an ambulance with lights flashing T-boned a minivan last Wednesday…

  • Tazewell County News Briefs

    Tazewell County News Briefs

    MACKINAW Wine, beer festival May 26-27 Mackinaw Valley Winery will hold its annual International Music, Wine and Craft Beer Festival May 26-27. The festival will feature more than…

  • McLean County News Briefs

    McLean County News Briefs

    McLean County Advocate BroMenn recognized for workplace environment       Advocate BroMenn’s Normal-based facility has been named to a publication’s list of the 2018 Best Places…

  • Metro East Area News Briefs

    Metro East Area News Briefs

    CARD transfers properties, anticipates dissolution An initiative petition drive to dissolve Collinsville Area Recreation District (CARD) is once again underway; and this time, organizers…

  • McHenry County News Briefs

    McHenry County News Briefs

    McHenry County County Board explores possibility of downsizing McHenry County reported that McHenry County Board Chairman Jack Franks (D-Marengo) is reconvening the Ad-Hoc Committee…

  • DuPage County News Briefs

    DuPage County News Briefs

    COUNTY It is the time of year for turtles to cross roads in search of water, food, mates or nests. The Forest Preserve District of DuPage County cautions drivers to watch for turtles…