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A search warrant executed at a village home on Wednesday led to the arrest of two brothers, one for possession of child pornography and one for possession of marijuana, according to police.
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Indiana's New Prairie High School took part in the annual Choral Classic Invitational Saturday in Wheaton.
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A man from Naperville's far southwest side is free on bond and awaiting trial, after being accused of bilking an elderly man out of $224,000 in an investment scheme.
Editor's note: This story was updated to correct the amount of spending Peter Breen help cut from Lombard's budget, which was $500,000.
Jim Belushi brings his Board of Comedy show, an improv sketch act with other comedians, to the College of DuPage March 8. Actor and comedian Jim Belushi credits the College of DuPage with having a huge impact on him.
In this Sept. 3, 2013 file photo, Illinois state Rep. Jil Tracy, of Quincy, Ill., stands with Illinois state Sen. Kirk Dillard, a Republican candidate for Illinois governor in 2014, after he introduced Tracy as his pick for lieutenant governor during a news conference in Quincy.
The Fresh Market Center development will soon have a new tenant. Firehouse Subs will open a 2,230-square foot store in March at the development, which is anchored by the newly-opened Fresh Market grocery store , according to a Opus Group spokeswoman.
Chicago Aldermen unanimously passed a ban on the so-called puppy mill sales. "I'm concerned that we might only be pushing this issue to the suburbs," said 42nd Ward Alderman Brendan Reilly, who co-sponsored the ordinance.
Radio Shack, the gadget and electronic parts retailer, will be closing more than a fourth of its stores after reporting huge losses last year, according to a statement on the company's website .
Campaign advertisements in the 81st state House race continue to question the honesty of candidate Keith Matune, who is challenging incumbent state Rep. Ron Sandack in a bitter race for the Republican party's nomination in the March 18 primary.
A former hospital employee who was a fugitive for 11 years in a federal forgery case was arrested after a crash in a Naperville parking lot.
Saying he hopes to move on from his arrest last month on charges of driving under the influence of alcohol, Schaumburg Township Elementary District 54 Superintendent Andy DuRoss pleaded guilty Tuesday to one count of reckless driving.
Brown Deer Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare Brown Deer has an exciting volunteer opportunity available in it's newly-opened Performance Center located on the campus of the YMCA Healthy Lifestyle Village.