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West Chicago, Illinois is located in Dupage County. Zip codes in West Chicago, IL include 60185, and 60186. The median home price in West Chicago is $259,900 which is roughly $130/per square foot. More West Chicago information.

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6 hrs ago | Kane Co. Chronicle

St. Charles police reports

He reportedly had a dealer plate on his personal vehicle. • Mark Richard Chroust, 28, of the 1100 block of Sunset Road, Geneva, was charged Monday, July 14, with trespass on state-supported property, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of marijuana.

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13 hrs ago | Daily Herald

Two Community Block Parties Planned for West Chicago Residents

West Chicago, Illinois: July 17, 2014 – The summer season is a time for outdoor celebrations, and on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 from 6:00 – 8:30 p.m., Reed-Keppler Park, 129 National Street will be the neighborhood gathering place for a community block party in honor of residents, business owners and local law enforcement personnel ... (more)

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13 hrs ago | Daily Herald

2015 Banner Art Theme Announced - Applications Now Available

West Chicago, Illinois: July 18, 2014 – Dovetailing with a community-wide wellness initiative, Healthy West Chicago, the West Chicago Cultural Arts Commission has announced the theme for its annual Community Banner Art Project as A Picture of Health.

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Yesterday | Daily Herald

More suburbs getting quiet zones for train horns

No, not that problem. Jet engines are still rattling windows in certain neighborhoods in the village bordering O'Hare International Airport.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Naperville Sun

Faith: Catholic Charities to host golf fundraiser

St. Raphael Catholic Church of Naperville is accepting applications for funds to be used for organizations in ministry.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Patch.com

West Chicago Teen Sentenced for Sexually Assaulting Female Relative

A West Chicago teen has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for sexually assaulting a female relative, who was a minor at the time, when he was 16 years old, prosecutors said Monday.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Daily Herald

Parade celebrates West Chicago's railroad tradition

Railroad Days has been a tradition in West Chicago for more than four decades, and for most of those years longtime resident Barbara Toney has had a front-row seat to the festival's parade as it marched past her home.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Daily Herald

Three-car crash in W. Chicago sends two to hospital

Two people, one of whom was airlifted, were sent to the hospital after a three-car crash Saturday afternoon on Fabyan Parkway near Roosevelt Road in West Chicago.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Daily Herald

Roskam: Federal money could push Kerr-McGee cleanup forward

The U.S. House has approved money to push forward on the decades-long pollution cleanup at the site of the former Kerr-McGee factory in West Chicago, but the project could stall if the federal government doesn't follow through.

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Daily Herald

Parade, carnival highlight West Chicago's Railroad Days

West Chicago's Railroad Days parade will step off at 1 p.m. Sunday from Ingalton and Elmwood avenues.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Daily Herald

West Chicago man acquitted of sexual assault

A 12-member DuPage County jury needed less than an hour Thursday evening to find Jose Ramirez-Alcantar not guilty of criminal sexual assault.

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Daily Herald

Third RR track coming to Geneva, as funding is announced

Construction of a third set of railroad tracks on the Union Pacific line through Geneva could start in 2016, as money has been pledged for the project.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Patch.com

Naperville Park District Awarded $2.5 Million Grant for Future Activity Center

Submitted by the Naperville Park District Governor Pat Quinn announced on July 7 the awarding of $7 million for the FY 2014 Park and Recreation Construction grants in Naperville, Aurora and West Chicago, which included a $2.5 million grant for the Naperville Park District for development of the District's planned Activity Center.

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Daily Herald

Healthy West Chicago to hand out survey at Railroad Days

Volunteers representing Healthy West Chicago are hoping for an enthusiastic response to a short survey they will be distributing and/or administering this weekend at Railroad Days in Reed-Keppler Park.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Daily Herald

Trial begins in West Chicago criminal sexual assault case

The night of March 2, 2013 was supposed to be a fun night of drinking and dancing with friends for an Aurora woman.

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Daily Herald

Glendale Heights Fest ready for spin in spotlight

Crews were piecing together carnival rides, lugging trash cans and building a stage Tuesday as they transformed Camera Park from peaceful green space into ground zero for the five-day Glendale Heights Fest that opens Wednesday evening and continues through Sunday at 101 E. Fullerton Ave. The village's annual salute to summer will include fireworks ... (more)

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Daily Herald

Maximum state grant comes through for Naperville activity center

Ray McGury, Naperville Park District executive director, thanks Gov. Pat Quinn on Monday for a $2.5 million state Park and Recreation Construction grant to support the district's indoor activity center.

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Daily Herald

DuPage mana s sexual assault trial begins

A DuPage County man, who authorities said was caught in the act of sexually assaulting a woman while police responded to a 911 call, is set to stand trial Tuesday.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Patch.com

Power Outages Reported Throughout Suburbs Following Overnight Storms

Powerful winds during overnight storms contributed to power outages throughout the Chicago area.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

Naperville Sun

Weird Crime: Teen learns the difference between gas and brake pedals June 30

A 48-year-old man reported about 6:48 p.m., three unidentified males threw raw eggs and feces at residence on 600 block of North Eagle Street.

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