Suburban Chicago's Information Source
Breaking News Bar
Articles filed under
See the winning images from our weekly photo contest
May 22, 2015 1:00 AM
Each week you submit your favorite photo. We pick the best of them and select the finalists. Here are the finalists for the week of
Advocate Sherman to host blood drive June 19
Lawerence Synett -- Advocate Sherman Hospital
May 21, 2015 6:23 PM
Every two seconds someone needs blood in the U.S. Advocate Sherman Hospital is partnering with Heartland Blood Centers for a blood drive from noon to 4 p.m. Friday, June 19. All donors will receive a $5 Target gift card.
Illinois State Police to strictly enforce speeding, DUI, seatbelt, distracted driving over Memorial Day weekend
Illinois State Police
May 21, 2015 8:14 PM
The American Automobile Association estimates that there will be 33 million motorists traveling on the nations roadways over the extended holiday weekend, the highest it's been in 10 years. Illinois State Police District 2 Captain Brian Windle reminds motorists to drive safe and to avoid the fatal four; not wearing your seatbelt, speeding, driving distracted, and driving under the influence.
‘Trash to Treasures' rummage sale opens June 4-6 at St. Peter's
St. Peter's Lutheran Church
May 21, 2015 7:46 PM
St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Hampshire will hold its annual "Trash to Treasures" rummage sale on Thursday, June 4 to Saturday, June 6. Sale items will include antiques, furniture, collectibles, toys, bikes, games, plants, outdoor items, dishware, decorations, crafts, TVs, kitchen gadgets, and more.
Teen shot in Elgin
By Elena Ferrarin
May 21, 2015 1:09 PM
A 15-year-old boy suffered nonlife threatening injuries after being shot Wednesday evening in Elgin, police said. Officers responded to a report of shots fired at about 9:26 p.m. in the 600 block of Keep Avenue.
Video: Can you spell the name of your favorite Blackhawks player?
By Rick West
May 21, 2015 5:12 PM
As journalists we have to be careful when typing names, especially when it comes to tricky names like many of the players on the Chicago Blackhawks. But it's a lot easier with a roster in front of you. Watch as folks get pulled off the the street and try to spell the names of the Blackhawks.
Bill to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana goes to Rauner
By Mike Riopell and Erin Hegarty
May 21, 2015 5:51 PM
People caught with fewer than 15 grams of marijuana would be slapped with a fine instead of possible jail time if Gov. Bruce Rauner approves. State Sen. Mike Noland, an Elgin Democrat, won approval in the Illinois Senate Thursday to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana.
A Vietnam nurse remembers: Elgin veteran to speak at Memorial Day service
By Jerry Turnquist
May 21, 2015 1:00 AM
As one of about only 7000 women who served in Vietnam during the war -- the great majority who were nurses like her -- Lorraine Darr of Elgin finds herself in rather elite company.
Rules of the Road course offered June 3 in Elgin
Office of Illinois Secretary of State
May 20, 2015 7:05 PM
The Office of Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White, in cooperation with the city of Elgin, is offering a Rules of the Road Review Course for all residents in the Elgin area.
Spend some of this summer with 4-H in the suburbs
University of Illinois Extension
May 20, 2015 8:15 PM
From weekly special interest clubs to partial-day workshops, 4-H has something to offer your family this summer. SPIN -- or special interest -- Clubs meet regularly for at least six sessions and focus on a specific topic. Current offerings open for registration include one led by local Master Gardeners about dirt, bugs, plants, and trees, and an exotic birds group hosted by a bird rescue center.
Show 1-10 of 18,437
Jobs at Daily Herald
Terms of Service
Copyright © 2015 Paddock Publications, Inc.
Latest Weekly Ads
State & Region
Nation & World
Stocks & Markets
Short & Sweet Theater Reviews
Health & Fitness
Home & Garden
Cook of the Week Challenge
Letters to the Editor
Place an Ad
Merchandise for Sale
Place an Obituary
Search DailyHerald.com for articles
More ways to search Daily Herald
Search DailyHerald.com obituaries. »
Daily Herald newspaper archive
Find archived newspaper articles back to 1901. »
Activate Subscriber Access
Purchase a Digital Subscription
Start a New Subscription