WHEATON – Community members gathered to celebrate the holiday season during the Downtown Wheaton Association's Lighted Holiday Parade Nov. 29.
CAROL STREAM – A Carol Stream Fire Protection District battalion chief who said he is facing termination for refusing to cover up negligence in the district will no longer receive pay.
BROOKFIELD – Chris DiBraccio, president of the Brookfield Chamber of Commerce, announced via the chamber's monthly newsletter on Tuesday that he is stepping down as president of the business organization.
LEMONT – Lemont resident Linda Dibblee has an art exhibit on display during December at the Lemont Center of the Arts, 1243 State St.
LEMONT – The Lemont Public Library, 50 E. Wend St., will hold a Gingerbread House Decorating Contest for young people ages 12 to 17 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Dec. 8.
Jim and Judy Flickinger (center), owners of BrightStar Care DuPage in Wheaton, attend the company's national conference with J.D. (far left) and Founder and CEO Shelly Sun.
BURR RIDGE – A pre-trial hearing date has been scheduled for a Burr Ridge man accused of killing an Orland Park man in a fatal DUI crash last March.
LOMBARD – "Christmas in Williamsburg" will be held from noon until 1:30 p.m. Dec. 12 at the Helen Plum Memorial Library, 110 W. Maple St.
ELMHURST – Readers Ignite is a new nonprofit dedicated to connecting Elmhurst area children with reading resources, but after a tornado ripped through Washington, Ill. last month, the organization has started a new mission.
ELMHURST – The city's contract waste hauler will offer residents within city limits free leaf collection this week.
VILLA PARK – The Village of Villa Park has negotiated an additional day of free yard waste pick-up for residents, according to a village news release.
LOMBARD – The Lombard Police Department arrested 13 and issued 131 citations over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, according to a release from the department.
WESTMONT –The Westmont Park District will be hosting the annual Polar Express this Saturday.
WESTMONT – During the Thanksgiving weekend, local businesses, shops and restaurants in downtown Westmont supported Small Business Saturday.
ELMHURST – Mayor Steve Morley addressed speculation about what will replace the Elmhurst Dominick's at 215 S. Route 83 during Monday's City Council Meeting.