Fri May 24, 2013
Couples Load Up Supplies for Oklahoma Tornado Victims at HMS
A pair of area couples took action this week to provide support to those in need.
Resolution Passed Thursday Clears Elgin-O'Hare Western Access Project for Construction
On Thursday, the Illinois Tollway received the authority needed to begin construction of western access to O'Hare International Airport.
Thu May 23, 2013
Villa Park cops seek man who grabbed 13-year-old girl
Police are searching for a man who grabbed a 13-year-old girl by the arm after asking her for money and offering her drugs while she walked to school Thursday morning in Villa Park, authorities said.
Man dies after Lemont crash earlier this month
The crash happened on May 4 between 99th and 101st Streets on Lemont Road in Lemont, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.
Mon May 20, 2013
Cautious Concern at 7-Eleven Franchisee Trade Show
VILLA PARK, Ill. Chicago-area 7-Eleven franchisees heard a lot of harsh talk during their annual trade show this past week.
Sun May 19, 2013
Gender pay gap starts right away for college grads
Sarah Ridder and Liz Tsybulski are about to wrap up their studies at National Louis University and graduate with degrees in human services - credentials directing them to a traditionally female-dominated field where Ridder says they will "do a whole lot for a little money." The two seniors say they are grateful for an education that has given them ... (more)
Wed May 15, 2013
Bill to Allow Additional County Cutbacks Passes General Assembly
The Illinois House of Representatives Wednesday passed legislation that will allow DuPage County Chairman Dan Cronin authority to reduce the size of local government.
Tue May 14, 2013
Marijuana, Drug Equipment Charges: Police Blotter
FRIDAY, MAY 3 Aggravated Assault, Controlled Substance Anthony L. Hicks, 44, of the 1400 block of South 19th Avenue in Maywood, was charged with the following: Unlawful use of weapon Aggravated assault Criminal trespass to residence Possession of drug equipment Possession of a controlled substance Police arrested Hicks at 6:14 a.m. on the first ... (more)
Mon May 13, 2013
Joliet Man Sexually Abused Girl, 13, He Met Online, Prosecutor Says
A Joliet man who had sexual contact with a 13-year-old girl he met online has been arrested on a slew of charges, including six counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse.
The Doings Weekly
Oak Brook Pink 5K Run raises $10,000 for Hinsdale Hospital mammograms
Barry Brandy of Villa Park puts his arms around his son, Tyler, after they cross the finish line during the Pink 5K run.
Sat May 11, 2013
Tue May 07, 2013
Two men charged in Lombard beating Updated May 7, 2013 10:24 AMTwo...
The suspects were at 7-Eleven, 594 S. Main St. in Lombard, about 11 p.m. Saturday when they began interacting with the victim, prosecutors said.
Job Central: District 205, Elmhurst Hospital, Kellogg's
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Mon May 06, 2013
Cannabis Possession Arrests: Police Blotter
THURSDAY, APRIL 25 Possession of Cannabis Vanessa B. Fragoso, 20, of the first block of Oxford Lane, Glendale Heights, was charged at 2:45 p.m. with possession of cannabis 30 grams and under at Glenbard West High School on the 600 block of Crescent Boulevard.
Thu May 02, 2013
Fitz's Pub Owner Expanding Reach into DeKalb County
Elmhurst business owner Brendan Fitzharris, known for his bars, Fitz's Pub , Fitz's Spare Keys and Fitz's Irish Bulldog in neighboring Villa Park, is embarking on a new venture with two of his current employees that will have him expanding his business into DeKalb County.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Starbusters to undergo construction, name change
DeKALB – New management at Starbusters Bar & Grill in DeKalb are preparing to transform the bar into Rosy's Roadhouse by the end of this year.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
DuPage DUI Arrests, April 28
March 30: Laura Hughes, 44, of the 11600 block of South Lavergne, Alsip was charged with driving under the influence.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Three Men Taken to County Jail on Warrants Thursday
Warrant Arrests Jesse A. Smetters, 29, 443 Maple, Wood Dale, and Adam S. Blair, 23, 504 E. Park Ave., Villa Park, taken to DuPage County Jail after police pulled over the black Buick Regal they were riding in for speeding at Interstate 290 and Route 83 at 4:11 p.m. April 25.