Convicted Woodridge Carjacker Gets 40 Years in Absentia
Former nuclear engineer Michael Buhrman, 32, of Coal City, was sentenced in absentia to 40 years in prison on Wednesday for the May 2012 aggravated vehicular hijacking with a firearm of a woman's car in a Kohl's parking lot in eastern Woodridge near the Darien border.
Sat May 18, 2013
Thu May 16, 2013
Truck Crashes into Fruitful Yield Store in Darien
No one was injured Wednesday when the driver of a pickup truck accidentally backed into a Darien storefront, police said.
Tue May 14, 2013
Giant Particle Storage Ring Travelling Through Darien, Woodridge on Journey to Fermilab
A particle storage ring spanning 50 feet in diameter will be travelling through Darien and Woodridge this summer during a 3,200-mile journey from New York to Illinois.
The Doings Weekly
Prosecutor: Man wanted Darien family slain so he recruited a - patsy'
Johnny Borizov, 31, of Willow Springs, who is accused of the murders and solicitation of the murders of Jeffrey Kramer, 50; his wife, Lori Kramer, 48; and their son, Michael, 20, in 2010, listens as prosecutors prepare to give closing arguments during his trial at the DuPage County Courthouse in Wheaton, Ill., on Tuesday, May 14, 2013.
2 DUIs, Underage Drinking, Shattered Car Windows: Police Blotter
Sunday, May 12 DUI near Hickory and Red Oak Joseph Mollo, 23, of the 9000 block of Skyline Drive in Burr Ridge, was arrested around 1:47 a.m. near the intersection of Hickory Drive and Red Oak Lane, Western Springs police said.
Sat May 11, 2013
Fri May 10, 2013
Borizov gets weekend to think about testifying
DuPage County Circuit Court Judge Daniel P. Guerin, left, speaks with DuPage County Assistant State's Attorney Joe Ruggiero, center, and defense attorney Richard Kling during the trial of Johnny Borizov, at the DuPage County Courthouse in Wheaton.
Cannabis Possession, Speeding: Police Blotter
TUESDAY, APRIL 30 Bike Burglary Someone took a bicycle from an open garage on the 1700 block of Wildwood.
DUI Arrest, Teen With Weed: Police Blotter
SUNDAY, APRIL 28 Stolen Skateboard Someone took a skateboard at about 2:35 p.m. from Seven Bridges Park on the 6500 block of Greene Road, police said.
Police Blotter: Child Abuse, Battery
WEDNESDAY, MAY 1 Battery Robert H. Doogan, 28, of the 7700 block of Brunswick Road, Darien, was arrested at 9:40 p.m. following an incident at Archer Avenue and McCarthy Road.
Thu May 09, 2013
Officer: Borizov didn't implicate shooter
Darien police Sgt. David Stock testifies Thursday at the Johnny Borizov triple-murder trial at the DuPage County courthouse in Wheaton.
Wed May 08, 2013
DUI, Locker Thefts: Police Blotter
SATURDAY, APRIL 27 DUI Hawks, Lisa, 33, of the 400 block of 74th Street, Downers Grove, was arrested on the 1500 Block of Plainfield Road for driving under the influence, and failure to yield .
Unemployment Report: Woodridge Jobless Rate Declines in March
Unemployment rates in Illinois were 9.5 percent in March, a slight decrease over February and slightly higher from the same time in 2012, according to new figures released in late April.
Tue May 07, 2013
Psychologist says Darien shooter's story was 'consistent'
A mentally ill man who claims he was tricked into killing three members of a Darien family was "straightforward" and "consistent" when he told the story to a forensic psychologist, the psychologist said.
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Mon May 06, 2013
Darien, Hinsdale South Seniors Named National Merit Scholarship Winners
The National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced their 2013 Merit Scholar designees and $2,500 scholarship award-winners on Monday, including a Darien resident and two other Hinsdale South students.
Sat May 04, 2013