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  • Douglas Carpet One stores honored for supporting Sept. 11 foundation

    NORTH AURORA – Douglas Carpet One Floor & Home owner Mike Douglas said he will always be grateful to the emergency workers who responded to the Sept. ...
    July 27, 2015 - 9:24 pm
  • West Nile virus detected in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – A sample of mosquitoes collected in St. Charles has tested positive for the West Nile virus, according to Clarke, the city’s mosquito ab ...
    July 27, 2015 - 9:23 pm
  • Geneva amends its weapons ordinance

    GENEVA – In a unanimous vote Monday, Geneva aldermen supported an amendment to the city ordinances governing weapons that makes it illegal to discharg ...
    July 27, 2015 - 9:22 pm
  • Still missing

    ST. CHARLES – Police departments and scores of residents Monday continued efforts to find a Campton Hills teen reported missing since Wednesday.
    July 28, 2015 - 3:21 pm
  • Alleged Lombard Hobby Lobby burglar faces additional charges

    LOMBARD – A Florida man previously convicted of stealing $2 million worth of merchandise from Toys R Us now faces more charges in DuPage County and ha ...
    July 27, 2015 - 9:05 pm
  • Ribbons support missing teen

    Several families on Sunday began covering St. Charles, Campton Hills and other areas with yellow and purple ribbons to show their support for missing ...
    July 27, 2015 - 7:01 pm
  • Hough: Circulation is all about customer service

    The word "circulation" is defined in library science as "the processes connected with providing for the use of library materials, including reserve op ...
    July 27, 2015 - 7:00 pm
  • Westmont police investigating $11,000 jewelry theft

    WESTMONT – Westmont police are investigating a residential burglary that resulted in the theft of more than $11,000 in jewelry.
    July 27, 2015 - 7:02 pm
  • Teen charged after Sunday crash in North Aurora

    NORTH AURORA – A teen has been charged with stealing a pickup truck and causing a crash in North Aurora on Sunday that left a man with serious injurie ...
    July 27, 2015 - 7:05 pm
  • Chris Walk marks 8 years in fight against substance abuse

    GENEVA – Planning the anti-substance abuse event named after her late son isn’t necessarily easy for Vicki Foley.
    July 27, 2015 - 6:57 pm
  • Attorney general: College of DuPage violated Open Meetings Act with Breuder contract extension

    The College of DuPage Board of Trustees violated the Open Meetings Act when it approved a 2011 contract extension for President Robert Breuder, accord ...
    July 27, 2015 - 10:48 pm
  • Shlah: Collaboration is key at your local library

    Working in collaboration with other organizations and community partners is a great way to make the most of existing resources and gain new insights a ...
    July 27, 2015 - 5:00 pm
  • Woodstock restaurant one step closer to liquor license, despite some concern

    WOODSTOCK – Woodstock restaurant La Placita Taqueria, 108 Cass St., is able to apply for a liquor license to sell beer and wine, after some concern wa ...
    July 27, 2015 - 4:05 pm
  • Judge acquits Joliet murder suspect

    JOLIET — A judge acquitted Monday a man who had been charged in a 2012 slaying in Joliet.Daeviontae ...
    July 27, 2015 - 3:46 pm
  • Metra expands, adjusts service for Lollapalooza weekend rush

    Metra is adjusting its train schedules to Chicago to accommodate the thousands of passengers that are expected to attend Lollapalooza, according to a ...
    July 27, 2015 - 3:00 pm
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