Brookfield zoo animals keep their cool: 5 photos
With temperatures reaching into the 90s this week at the Brookfield Zoo, staff are helping the animals stay cool with some special treats this week. Just like us humans, the lions, tigers and bears seem to like a cool refreshing dip in the pool too.
Graffiti removal in Berwyn: 8 photos
Mark Antosiak, graffiti tech and community service officer for the Berwyn Police Department, cleans graffiti Thursday morning throughout the city.
Beating the heat: 12 photos
Local residents were looking for ways to keep cool as the temperatures climbed above 90 degrees Wednesday. The heat wave is expected to continue through Friday.
Village Links' par 5 6th hole: 5 photos
The 6th hole at Village Links in Glen Ellyn is considered to be one of the best par5 holes in the area. The hole has a long body of water on the right and 8 bunkers on the sides of the green. The course, established in 1967, was the first public golf course in the world to be certified as a wildlife sanctuary by Audubon International.
Borizov sentenced to life, Kramer family reacts: 14 photos
Johnny Borizov appeared in court at the DuPage County Courthouse in Wheaton, Ill., on Monday, July 15, 2013, for his sentencing hearing. He was convicted on May 14, 2013, of masterminding the 2010 murders of three members of the Kramer family in their Darien home and received a mandatory life sentence.