August filled with activities in Naperville area
August is supposed to be the month in which nothing happens. There should be nobody available for boring, meaningless meetings because rich parents are treating their kids to happy times at expensive theme parks and poorer parents are treating their kids and maybe a neighbor kid to even happier times at rented, run-down lake cabins where they play ... (more)
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Culver's VIP Scholarship Awards Luci Sementa
VIP Scholarship winner Luci Sementa and Culver's of Addison owner Todd Esposito showing off the well deserved $1,500 check.
Morris woman jumps from moving vehicle
Tami J. Storms, 40, was a passenger in a vehicle when she jumped from the vehicle that was westbound in the 600 block of W. Division St. around 7:25 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 17. The sport utility vehicle was driven by her husband, 42-year-old Christopher S. Storms.
Structure helps draw potential franchise owners
Franchises are more than burgers and subs. There's The Entrepreneur's Source, for example, a franchise business whose individual owners help people find their own franchises; Assisted Living Locators, where franchisees are tasked with doing pretty much what the name suggests; and Elements Therapeutic Massage, not surprisingly a massage business.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Food and Beverage Packaging In the Clear
Transparent packaging is at the top of the wish list for food and beverage companies that sell their products in bottles or jars, particularly those wishing to convey attributes like freshness, close-to-homemade flavor and premium quality.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
The End of an Era for a Deerfield Venue
Stained Glass Coffee House in Deerfield marks the end of a great 8 year run, with a celebration on Saturday .
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Building Operating Management
Grundfos Announces Sales Release of Commercial, Industrial Pumps with ...
Wide range of models, reduced power consumption provide competitive benefits for high-performance building applications DOWNERS GROVE, Ill.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Dover Increases Dividend By 7%
This is the 59 consecutive year in which the Company has increased its annual cash dividend.
Naperville teen killed in motorcycle crash
Illinois State Police on Thursday were continuing their investigation into a fatal traffic crash, in which a teenage girl from Naperville was killed while a passenger on a motorcycle.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Wheaton men arrested twice in one night in Downers Grove
Two Wheaton men were arrested for the first time in one night after causing a disturbance at the Jewel Osco on Ogden Avenue.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
I-80 Accident Claims Life Of Galesburg Teen & Grandfather
The incident happened around 5:13 p.m. on Saturday, August 2, 2014 as they were heading back from a baseball tournament.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Pharma. & Medical Packaging News
ISO 11135 Revision to Be Highlighted During Sterilization Seminar
Medical device manufacturers interested in ethylene oxide sterilization can learn about the 2014 revision of ISO 11135, "Sterilization of Healthcare Products -- Ethylene Oxide -- Requirements for the Development, Validation, and Routine Control of a Sterilization Process for Medical Devices," at an upcoming seminar.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Illinois Fire Dept. Puts More Paramedics on Bikes
Downers Grove Fire Department now has 12 bike medics on its crew with the addition of five members who just completed their training.
Peshtigo Times Wisconsin Community Ne...
Delores Slawson, 68, of Elgin, Ill., passed away Sunday, July 6 at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital, Downers Grove.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
DuPage County manufacturing incubator nearing launch
An innovation center that aims to provide entrepreneurs with space and manufacturing technology to launch their ideas is soon to have a home in DuPage County.
Downers Grove adds five medics on two wheels
Five new team members have joined the Downers Grove Fire Department's Emergency Medical Services Bike Medic program.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Woman Sees Man Creeping Outside Patio
Downers Grove police investigated a report of a suspicious person creeping outside of an apartment complex in the 4200 block of Saratoga Avenue.
The Doings Weekly
Local area lawmakers to host property tax appeal seminar
Three area legislators are hosting free seminars next week to help residents better understand their tax bills and how to appeal property tax assessments.
Man gets prison in Naperville shoplifting cases
A man from Downers Grove who was arrested four times in little more than six weeks on shoplifting and fraud charges has been sentenced to two years in prison for committing two of those crimes.