3 hrs ago
Winfield photographer aims to turn photos into art
When Randy Link headed out to watch Winfield's Good Old Days parade this fall he already had a picture in mind.
17 hrs ago
Police Report Arrests for Attempted Armed Robbery, Possession of Stolen Vehicle
Hector L. Ortiz, 18, 102 W. Nevada, Glendale Heights, was arrested and charged with attempted armed robbery on the 300 block of Bryan Avenue at 8:15 p.m. Nov. 28. His next appearance in DuPage County Court is Dec. 30. Justin P. Clasen, 43, 1002 Duncan, Elgin, was arrested and charged with possession of a stolen vehicle, aggravated driving with a ... (more)
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Guest Column: Make Your Holiday More Than a Tradition; Help the Y Give Back
As the holiday season is upon us and the end of another year is in sight, the Y is asking the community for their support so that we can give back to those in need.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Glen Ellyn Approves Property Tax Levy Increase
The Glen Ellyn village board recently approved a $11.5 million property tax levy for the 2013 fiscal year, which is about a 2.7 percent increase over the previous year, according to a Suburban Life Media article.
DuPage gas station plan runs into roadblock
Concerns about air pollution, traffic and the size of the project could put the brakes on a company's plans to build a gas station, convenience store and car wash near Glen Ellyn.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Mariano's to Purchase 11 Dominick's Stores in Chicago Area
Written by Cristel Mohrman Mariano's Fresh Market will purchase 11 Dominick's stores in the Chicago suburbs, according to Crain's Chicago Business .
County Watchdog Kaczmarek Running for DuPage County Clerk
In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of women's right to vote in Illinois, good-government advocate Jean Kaczmarek is pleased to announce her candidacy for DuPage County Clerk in the 2014 election.
The Business Ledger
Companies join forces to support holiday gift drive
By Staff Report WHEATON - Mathieson, Moyski, Celer & Co. LLP, Accountants & Advisors, Wheaton Bank & Trust and Glen Ellyn Bank & Trust have joined forces to support a holiday gift drive to benefit Teen Parent Connection, a social service agency that works with adolescent parents and their children to promote self-sufficiency.
Will Ice Skating Return to Lake Ellyn This Winter?
A winter tradition for many long-time Glen Ellyn residents is to enjoy ice skating on Lake Ellyn.
Glen Ellyn Police Report Arrests for Domestic Battery, Illegal Dumping
Joseph M. Novak, 28, 382 Pennsylvania, Glen Ellyn, was arrested and charged with domestic battery on the 300 block of Pennsylvania at 9:14 p.m. Nov. 5. Someone dumped five bags of leaves and yard wast in the parking lot at Duane and Lorraine between 8 a.m. Nov. 13 and 8:04 a.m. Nov. 15. Viola L. Patterson, 40, 677 Roosevelt Road, Glen Ellyn, was ... (more)
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Comings & Goings: Wise Boxer Pour House
Mail Works Naperville owners Bob and Tania DiNicola have added a boutique gift section to their S Washington St location in time to get ready-to-mail christmas packages sent off right from the little shop that has been around for over 25 years.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
YMCA co-worker helps Glen Ellyn woman conquer the 5K
"He's not your normal 20-year-old," Leicht said. "He is kind, compassionate, doesn't smoke, doesn't drink - he's just a good boy.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Glen Ellyn Police Report Arrests for DUI, Possession of Cannabis
Valderrama P. Frias, 23, 1757 Avelon Court, Glendale Heights, was arrested and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, leaving the scene of a property damage accident and driving without a license after he was involved in an accident at Bloomingdale and Geneva roads at 3:03 a.m. Nov. 12. Isaias Jimenez, 30, 2604 Clarence, Berwyn, was ... (more)
Wed Nov 27, 2013
DuPage County festivities for holiday weekend
While we're counting our blessings on Thanksgiving, we can thank our communities for giving us opportunities to share our traditions.
Glen Ellyn unveils reverse 911 system
Glen Ellyn residents might be more prepared for a natural disaster or other emergency thanks to a new reverse 911 system.
Naperville Police Blotter: Resident issued nuisance ticket for allowing dogs to bark
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.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Glen Ellyn Jobs Central: Starbucks Manager, Bank Teller, Librarian and More
We've rounded up a list of local job ads to aid you in your search. The jobs below are listed as being in the Glen Ellyn area and posted within the past week.
Glen Ellyn Park District Workers Assist Tornado Relief Efforts
Four members of the Glen Ellyn Park District maintenance staff - Brian Cannaday, Dave Rajeck, Tim Leonard and Kevin Blum - joined the efforts to bring relief to Washington, IL after the area was devastated by a tornado on November 17. The Illinois Association of Park Districts helped organize relief efforts on behalf of the Illinois Park Districts ... (more)
Glen Ellyn making downtown parking changes
Glen Ellyn officials are taking measures heading into the holiday season to address perceptions about a lack of downtown parking.