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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.
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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.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
3 arrested, one shot with Taser during fight in Naperville July 24
A man who allegedly resisted arrest was subdued with a police Taser, after he and two others became involved in a fistfight over the weekend in downtown Naperville, police said Thursday.
Reel life: Five years of Blue Whiskey fest
French filmmaker Karim Ouret is interviewed on Skype by J. Spencer Greene, left, at the opening night of the Blue Whiskey Film Festival in Arlington Heights.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Police Blotter: 69-year-old 'took one for the team'
These are incidents reported by the Naperville Police Department. Where charges have been filed, the report includes when and where the suspect was stopped or taken into custody and the nature of the charges.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
From The Top: John Gallagher, Rotary Club president
Being president of the Rotary Club of Naperville is no small task, but John Gallagher is more than capable of living up to the challenge.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Down to a science: Crone summer program teaches students about engineering, technology
Students took turns walking around the cafeteria of Crone Middle School in Naperville last week with a six-legged creature at the end of a leash.
Jammed weekend: Big music events keep Chicago and the suburbs rocking
Hordes of bands, armed with guitars, keyboards and drums, will invade the area in what has to be one of the most insanely busy live-music weekends in a long time.
Grandma Sally's restaurant in Naperville heavily damaged by fire
Extensive damage has been reported from an overnight fire at Grandma Sally's Waffle and Pancake House in Naperville, officials said.
Cops Don't Know Who Made Park Fountain Foam at the Mouth
Bubble, bubble, toil and probably some clean-up trouble for village workers. The fountain at Washington Park, 835 Prairie Ave., became overrun with foam bubbles after an unknown individual filled the with an unknown substance some time between 5 p.m. Saturday, July 12, and 9:25 p.m. Sunday, July 13, when Downers Grove police responded to a call, ... (more)
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Illinois Tollway to launch first-in-nation technology test site
Downers Grove, Ill. - The Illinois Tollway announced it will build a unique test site to improve existing tolling products and study future technologies, including smartphone tolling applications and I-PASS transponders that instantly confirm toll payments.
Intelligentsia Cup Rides Through Chicago On July 26th
While the world's premier cycling event powers through France , the Chicagoland area will play host to it's own bicycling competition, the Intelligentsia Cup, from July 18th to July 27th, with a 'stage' near downtown Chicago set for the penultimate day of racing.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Scarletti's Italian Kitchen Closes in Downtown Downers Grove
A downtown Downers Grove Italian restaurant shut its doors late last month, the Chicago Tribune reports .
Tivoli Bowl Available For "Fun-Raising" Events
Looking for the ideal location for your organization's next fundraiser? Look no further than the Tivoli Bowl in downtown Downers Grove to host your next event.