Car charging stations now open at The Promenade

Bolingbrook - Two free charging stations for electric cars, powered by Volta, are now installed at The Promenade Bolingbrook near Gordon Biersch on the north side of the property and on the pathway to Bass Pro Shops. “We’re seeing more ...

Rotary bestows Paul Harris Fellow recognition on VVSD’s Leroy Brown

Valley View School District 365U School Safety Coordinator Leroy Brown was named a Paul Harris Fellow recently at Rotary Club of Bolingbrook “Top Ten Percent” banquet. Established in 1957 by the Rotary Foundation of Rotary International, the Paul Harris Fellow ...

Jane Addams team wins Scholastic Bowl regional title

Jane Addams Middle School’s Scholastic Bowl team continued its amazing season by winning an Illinois Elementary School Association Class AA regional at Humphrey Middle School Wednesday. The Mustangs (23-2) trimmed Richland 305-90 and Humphrey 315-100 in the preliminary rounds and ...

Promenade festivities

The Promenade Bolingbrook is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a three-day extravaganza from Thursday, April 27 through Saturday, April 29. The days include a block party, dunk tank and fantastic food and drink for the whole family. Kid-friendly activities include ...

Claar with slim lead over Traynere after election night

Claar holds an unofficial lead of less than 100 votes after a close election night.

Group of Bolingbrook Muslims throw benefit for Traynere

The challenger in the upcoming Bolingbrook mayoral race has embraced the local Muslim community, and many have embraced her back.

Bolingbrook mayor confident ahead of April 4 election

Roger Claar had a busy day on the last Sunday before the April 4 election.

Community Leaders Come Out For Inaugural Half Marathon in Bolingbrook

Over 1,700 runners! Over 200 Volunteers!

Free prom dress giveaway

Serene Hair Design of Bolingbrook is sponsoring a free prom dress giveaway from noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday, April 23. The Bolingbrook business is also seeking donations of gently used prom dresses now.

New sign in honor of BHS boy’s basketball team

Bolingbrook Mayor Roger Claar presents a new sign to be placed at key points around the village to the members of the Bolingbrook High School boys basketball team who finished 3rd in the state in Class 4A over the weekend.

Bolingbrook High School gold medalists headed to ACT-SO nationals

Four Bolingbrook High School students qualified for ACT-SO (Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics) nationals in Maryland Saturday by winning gold medals at the DuPage ACT-SO competition. Senior Cristal Johnson earned a gold in Chemistry, sophomore Jordan Sharber brought home ...

Benefit to be held for Jackie Traynere on March 24

The Bolingbrook Muslim community along with Congressman Bill Foster, will be hosting a benefit dinner for Jackie Traynere of Bolingbrook United.

Traynere blazes unexpected path as Bolingbrook mayoral candidate

There’s a story Traynere tells about the first time she engaged in political activism. She was in the fourth grade at what was then Northview elementary, living in Bolingbrook, and her class wrote a letter to the governor asking him ...

Brooks headed to volleyball state quarterfinals

Brooks Middle School will play in the IESA 8th grade Class 4A state quarterfinals at 3:30 p.m. Saturday against Parker Junior High of Flossmoor after beating Eisenhower Junior High of Rockford in the Barrington sectional final Monday night.

H.S. Boy’s Basketball: Bolingbrook is going to state

Bolingbrook is going to state.