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  • Illinois Supreme Court decision deals with situation similar to Island Lake

    ISLAND LAKE – The village of Island Lake isn’t the only municipality that has used pension funds to pay its bills.
    July 21, 2014 - 4:56 pm
  • Q&A: Sign of the Whale celebrates 35 years

    GLEN ELLYN – Sign of the Whale Antiques, 558 Crescent Blvd., is celebrating its 35th year in operation. Virginia Larsen, one of the owners of the shop ...
    July 21, 2014 - 5:31 pm
  • Westchester man dies after being struck by BNSF freight train

    WESTCHESTER – A 25-year-old Westchester man died Sunday morning after being struck by a BNSF freight train in Willow Springs.
    July 21, 2014 - 4:50 pm
  • Cicero Police nab suspects involved in two armed robberies

    CICERO – Cicero Police have in two suspects in custody for two armed robberies that occurred Monday in both Cicero and Berwyn.
    July 21, 2014 - 4:43 pm
  • Wood Dale man wanted on possession of controlled substance charge

    WOOD DALE – The DuPage County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man wanted out of Wood Dale.Mihai R. ...
    July 21, 2014 - 4:32 pm
  • Bolingbrook VCA Animal Hospital to open in new facility

    BOLINGBROOK – The VCA Animal Hospital in Bolingbrook is closing its doors this winter to open up a new facility almost twice the size of the current f ...
    July 21, 2014 - 3:52 pm
  • Brookfield Zoo brings back annual Zoo Brew event

    BROOKFIELD – The Brookfield Zoo will feature "lots of hops" at the upcoming Zoo Brew this August.Eve ...
    July 21, 2014 - 2:45 pm
  • Baby crafts: Footprint sailboats

    BARRINGTON – Babies 12 months and younger, and their parents, were invited to create footprint sailboats at the Barrington Area Library Saturday.
    July 21, 2014 - 2:40 pm
  • Voting begins for which local family will get free roof from Brookfield company

    BROOKFIELD – After launching its No Roof Left Behind program in January, Licitra Roofing has narrowed down the contestants to just four finalists and ...
    July 21, 2014 - 3:00 pm
  • Lyons board appoints sergeant to new deputy chief position

    LYONS – On Wednesday, the village of Lyons unanimously approved the appointment of Sergeant Matthew Buckley to the position of deputy chief with a 5-0 ...
    July 21, 2014 - 3:10 pm
  • Riverside: Army Corps will make repairs at Swan Pond

    RIVERSIDE – At the Riverside Board of Trustee's Thursday meeting, Village Manager Peter Scalera provided the board and public with a short update to t ...
    July 21, 2014 - 2:35 pm
  • Riverside police department to replace vehicle totaled in rear-end crash

    RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Board of Trustees gave Police Chief Tom Weitzel the green light to purchase a new police cruiser after one of the department ...
    July 21, 2014 - 2:34 pm
  • Area sees string of armed robberies targeting T-Mobile stores

    LYONS – A series of armed robberies targeting T-Mobile stores in and around Lyons in recent weeks are currently being investigated separately, but wit ...
    July 21, 2014 - 4:02 pm
  • Kiddie Campus accepting enrollment for 2014-15 preschool

    LOMBARD – The Lombard Park District has openings available for the 2014-15 school year at the Kiddie Campus preschool program.
    July 21, 2014 - 2:18 pm
  • Algonquin's Founders Days preparation begins

    ALGONQUIN – Workers are preparing the annual Founders Days.Founders Days are set to begin on Thursda ...
    July 21, 2014 - 2:18 pm
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