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1 min ago | Patch.com
News from the Chicago-area Patch network in recent days. Teen Posts Naked Girl's Pic, Pulls BB-Gun on Girl's Mother: Police A 16-year-old from Joliet is charged with obscenity and disorderly conduct after allegedly posting a naked photo of his 15-year-old girlfriend on Instagram, police said.
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4 hrs ago | Daily Herald
Bond was set at $1 million Friday morning for each of three men charged in a Wednesday armed robbery of a Downers Grove Radio Shack.
Kristin Bowers was always a standout student to her teachers in Downers Grove District 58. The red-haired clarinetist was focused and dedicated beyond her years when Herrick Middle School music and band teacher Jon Ball taught her from fifth through eighth grade.
Baby Meghan is being called a Christmas miracle. Born weighing less than a can of soda at 17 weeks early, she beat all odds and survived.
The following is a letter to Patch submitted by Linda Burke of Hinsdale: The "flat" or "zero" levy for Hinsdale Township High School District 86 a tragic mistake that, if allowed to happen, would inflict irreparable harm on the quality and reputation of our public high schools.
Three suspects are in custody after a manhunt stemming from an armed robbery at a Radio Shack in Downers Grove Tuesday morning, according to police.
A "miracle baby" born on July 9 seventeen weeks premature - and weighing only 15 ounces - was discharged Tuesday from Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove, according to the Daily Herald.
Looking for a place to sled in Downers Grove now that there's enough snow? The Downers Grove Park District offers four sled hill locations: a 63rd Street & Brookbank Road a Concord Square, Springside Avenue and Concord Drive a Ebersold Park, 59th and Main streets a O'Brien Park, 6909 S. Dunham Know of any other good sledding spots in Downers Grove? ... (more)
Tree Farm: Settler's Pond Christmas Trees Hours of Operation: Open Nov. 29 through Dec. 23, daily from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Location: 1301 E Offner Rd, Beecher, IL 6040 Details: The Pond was established in 1998 by Roland and Pinky Janota.
If you spent hours-or even days-painstakingly hanging strand after strand, or hauling multiple figurines out to your front lawn, we want to know exactly where you're at.
Tree Farm: Puckerville Farms Hours of Operation: Open for the season on Nov. 29 and open daily from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. through Dec. 24. Location: 13332 Bell Rd Lemont, IL 60439 Details: Choose from the great selection of Fraser Firs ranging from 4 feet to 12 feet tall.