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The Naperville City Council voted Tuesday night to eliminate deep discounts on beer sales and increase training for bar security, but several other tough provisions aimed at reducing public drunkenness were tabled until the next meeting. CBS 2's Derrick Blakley reports the council meeting Tuesday night was an acknowledgement that Naperville has a drinking problem.
Two men from Naperville and Aurora are free on bond and awaiting trial, after being arrested over the weekend in separate, alleged instances of violence, in which Naperville police said they wielded a handgun and a brick. Kyle P. Eldridge, 30, of Naperville's north side, is charged with felony aggravated unlawful use of a weapon and misdemeanor battery in the incident involving a .38-caliber handgun.
The first of three men who were captured late last fall in Naperville after allegedly robbing an electronics store at gunpoint has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for his role in that crime. Carlos C. Brown, 21, of Downers Grove, pleaded guilty to a Class X felony charge of armed robbery, said Paul Darrah, spokesman for DuPage County State's Attorney Robert B. Berlin.
As a registered nurse for 13 years, Angela Flintz always enjoyed the interaction with families and helping them deal with the issues affecting their health. Through stints as an ICU nurse, ER nurse and flight nurse, Angela really came to appreciate her role as a nurse while a case manager for a local hospital.
That company motto is clear when you step into Main Event -- a family entertainment center opening Wednesday at 28248 Diehl Road in Warrenville. Adjacent the Regal Cantera Movie Theater , the 48,000-square-foot building houses bowling lanes, billiards, laser tag, more than 100 arcade and amusement games, a full bar and two dining options in a modern setting.
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.
Naperville author Luis Alberto Urrea will be the featured speaker during DuPage-Will Hadassah's third annual Author's Luncheon at 12:30 p.m. Sept. 28 at Sullivan's Steak House, 224 S. Main St., Naperville.
The Holmstad, a not-for-profit continuing care retirement community administered by Covenant Retirement Communities, is joining the International Council on Active Aging to promote the benefits of a healthy lifestyle during ICAA's Active Aging Week, Sept. 21-27, 2014.
More than 50 films in a variety of genres will be featured in the Seventh Annual Naperville International Film Festival, which runs Sept. 13-20 at AMC Showplace 16, North Central College and Center Stage.
Mineral Enterprises is hiring a full-time Human Resources Manager responsible for all HR functions, including hiring policies and procedures, recruitment and salary administration, as well as administrative oversight of pensions and labor contracts. Kforce is hiring a temporary Websphere Administrator to install and configure WebSphere and support applications, provide production support and design complete and comprehensive systems solutions.
Naperville police issued 167 tickets over Labor Day weekend. The crackdown was financed with federal traffic safety funds through the Illinois Department of Transportation's Division of Transportation Safety, and was part of the Illinois "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" campaign.
For Linda Saville of Naperville, "Where the Sidewalk Ends" isn't a book of children's poems by Shel Silverstein. It's a reality at both edges of her subdivision.
Despite concerns over potential parking problems, a small subdivision received a positive recommendation last week from Naperville's Planning and Zoning Commission. Weekly Homes of Schaumburg petitioned for setback variances to build nine homes on four lots at 403 and 404 Timber Trail Court on Naperville's east side.
The not-for-profit committee of the Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce will host its annual program from 7 to 9 a.m. Sept. 19 at the White Eagle Golf Club, 3400 Club Drive, Naperville.
A 36-year-old Naperville woman was killed during the early morning hours of Sept. 6 by a train, according to the Naperville Sun.
A 20-year-old woman has been ordered to perform community service work after being convicted of resisting two police officers last fall as they questioned her about a $12,000 purchase at the Apple store in downtown Naperville. Atlanta resident Allexious L. L. Reed pleaded guilty in DuPage County Circuit Court to a charge of resisting or obstructing a police officer, as well as an amended charge of attempted identity theft.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 12:40 am
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