BERWYN – Improvements were authorized for the Berwyn Police Department’s basement shooting range when the City Council met Nov 12.
BERWYN – In 1999, Berwyn broke ground for a new Police Department complex that would reflect the newest and most innovative features that law enforcement had to offer at that time.
Nobody knows how a 3.2-magnitude earthquake was triggered Nov. 4 near McCook’s Federal Quarry, nor is it known who’s in charge of figuring that out.
ELMHURST – The Elmhurst City Council approved a committee report proposing a more than $9 million tax levy.
The Forest Preserve District of DuPage County Board of Commissioners recently approved a nearly $53.9 million levy for the 2014-15 fiscal year, according to a news release from the district.
BROOKFIELD – Eric Rodzankas said he is lucky to be alive after a driver sped past him as he crossed the street outside his home.
ELMHURST – The Elmhurst City Council approved a Finance, Council Affairs and Administrative Services (FCAAS) Committee report recommending a 60-percent sales tax rebate for Ed Napelton's Kia dealership despite some disagreement among aldermen.
Trustees approve more auto-aid, not yet with village of Barrington
After finding the historic McKee House in Churchill Woods to be structurally sound, architectural design firm AltusWorks presented options to officials from the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County to restore the house at costs ranging from $230,000 to $2 million.
GLEN ELLYN – The village of Glen Ellyn has been named a winner of the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA).
WEST CHICAGO – As part of $9 million worth of construction projects recently announced in DuPage County, the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) will oversee traffic signal modernization at two intersections in West Chicago.
Giuseppe Badalamenti started selling his wood-fired pizza, stuffed rice balls and other treats from his food truck, Chicago Pizza Boss, in Westmont and surrounding suburbs this fall.
But he'd like to sling pizza slices in Downers Grove, too, where he grew up and graduated high school.
CICERO – Union officials alledge that Cicero’s contracted paramedics were forced to attend an anti-union meeting Oct. 17 by their employer in an attempt to dissuade them from unionizing, which disrupted paramedic service for Cicero residents for more than three hours.
BROOKFIELD – The new year will bring a series of improvement projects for the village, according to the draft of the 2014 budget, which was discussed at the public meeting of the Board of Trustees on Nov. 11.
WESTCHESTER – The village is in the final stages of approving a program that would offer businesses a rebate of up to $7,500 for giving their storefronts a facelift.