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  1. Teen Sentenced To 17 Years For Party Murder of Wheaton ManRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Patch.com

    Caption: Anthony Rios, 19, of West Chicago, pleaded guilty to one count of armed violence for his party in the death of 22-year-old Thomas Tecautl, of Wheaton, IL, in November 2013. A West Chicago teen was sentenced to 17 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections for the murder of a Wheaton man in November 2013.

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  2. DuPage County Fair may open without grandstandRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    The grandstand at the DuPage County Fairgrounds may need to be shuttered as part of a plan to resolve hundreds of building code violations so the annual county fair can proceed as planned this July in Wheaton. Fair organizers have been working to fix problems at the fairgrounds ever since Wheaton building inspectors discovered more than 600 violations involving multiple structures on the 42-acre site along Manchester Road.

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  3. W. Chicago man gets 17 years for role in stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... three men attended a party on Nov. 17, 2013, on Pomeroy Street near Route 59 in West Chicago. Tecuatl, then 22, of Wheaton, also was at the party. A dispute occurred and Tecuatl pulled a knife, authorities said. Tecuatl then left the party and was ...

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  4. Angst abounds over state's new standardized testRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... "That's just a big leap from a small pilot to full-scale implementation with results that are going to count," Wheaton Warrenville Unit District 200 Superintendent Jeff Schuler said. "If the testing process doesn't go well and creates a significant ...

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  5. Man gets 17 years for fatal West Chicago beatingRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... several times in the side with the knife he had dropped, prosecutors alleged. A homeowner found the 22-year-old Wheaton resident's body on his lawn the next morning after stepping out to pick up the newspaper, the Sun-Times previously reported. ...

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  6. 'Gatsby' Casino Night funds exhibits, programs at DuPage History MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... Gatsby Casino Night When: 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday, March 7 Where: DuPage County Historical Museum, 102 E. Wesley St., Wheaton Tickets: $75; $125 per couple; $500 for groups of 10 Info: dupagemuseum.org; rsvp@wheatonparks.org; (630) 510-4986 As they ...

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  7. Author Libby Fischer Hellmann visits Wheaton Public Library next Tuesday, March 10 at 7pmRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Author Libby Fischer Hellmann will visit Wheaton Library next Tues., Mar. 10 at 7pm for a co-sponsored program with the Warrenville Library. Thriller author Libby Fischer Hellmann of the Ellie Foreman and Georgia Davis books visits the Wheaton Public Library next Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 7pm to explain her move to self-publishing and discusses the differences, benefits, drawbacks, and costs of doing it yourself rather than being traditionally published.

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  8. Wheaton Residents Targeted in IRS ScamsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Residents reported receiving rejection letters from the Internal Revenue Service after filing their income taxes due to identify theft, police said. A woman in the 700 block of East Indiana reported she had received an email on Feb. 21 from the IRS reporting that her and her husband's tax return was being rejected because their information was already being used.

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  9. Educators want to 'take back' public education conversationRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    This past fall, the Wheaton Warrenville Unit District 200 community spent a great deal of time advocating against Senate Bill 16. If enacted into law, SB16 would have had a severe, negative impact on District 200 by reducing state revenues by $9.8 million. The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald.

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  10. Grammy winner Craig Hella Johnson to guest conduct St. Charles Singers March 7-8Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    Grammy Award-winning choral director Craig Hella Johnson will guest conduct the St. Charles Singers in a concert program titled "Inspired" at 8 p.m. on Saturday, March 7, at St. Michael Catholic Church, 310 S. Wheaton Ave., Wheaton; and at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 8, at Baker Memorial United Methodist Church, 307 Cedar Ave., St. Charles. Johnson, who will make his St. Charles Singers conducting debut, is founder and artistic director of Conspirare, the Austin, Texas, based professional choral ensemble that earned the 2015 Grammy for Best Choral Performance.

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  11. Most COD candidates don't want Breuder's name on buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... candidates pursuing three seats on the college's board in the April 7 election don't see it that way. In fact, the Wheaton resident said he doesn't want any distinction bestowed on Breuder when he retires next year, despite trustees approving a ...

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  12. Calvin and Hope learn opponents for NCAA Division III tournament openersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MLive.com

    In selections announced Monday by the NCAA, the Knights will host Baldwin Wallace at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Van Noord Arena, part of a pod that also includes Wisconsin Oshkosh and North Central at 5:30 p.m. Also, Hope will travel to Wheaton, Ill. for a 6 p.m. Friday matchup against Bethel .

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  13. FCA Purchased Texas Oceanfront Lofts Apartments with Adams LaSalle RealtyRead the original story

    Monday | PR Log

    PRLog - March 2, 2015 - WHEATON, Ill. -- First Capital Advisors, LLC purchased Oceanfront Lofts in Galveston, Texas, with join-venture partner Adams LaSalle Realty.

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  14. NCAA Final Four women's basketball action at DeVos FieldhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WHTC

    Hope College got its NCAA Division III women's basketball tournament marching orders today. The 23-4 Flying Dutch head to Wheaton, Illinois for first-round action against Bethel of Minnesota; the Royals went 21-6 overall.

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  15. Fake Grandson Tricks Granny Out of $26K In Phone ScamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    A 65-year-old Colorado woman was tricked into giving $26,000 to a male caller who pretended to be her grandson, reports said. Wheaton police said the woman was in town caring for an elderly relative when she received a call on her cell phone the afternoon of Feb. 13. According to the report, a male caller identified himself as her grandson.

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  16. Jury Selection Begins Monday In Accused Teacher Killer's TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    ... their beloved teacher would not be coming back. Jury selection will begin Monday at the DuPage County Courthouse in Wheaton, with opening statements possibly taking place as early as the afternoon. Wild, of Brown Deer, WI, was a first-year teacher ...

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  17. Man Scares Off Mugger With Pocket KnifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Patch.com

    Wheaton police said a man frightened off a potential mugger who had tried to steal the his groceries, reports said. The man told police that he was returning home to his apartment on the 700 block of Roosevelt Road after purchasing groceries at 7-Eleven around 9:32 p.m. Feb. 18. According to the report, as the man was about to carry his bags upstairs to his apartment, he heard a voice behind him demanding that he drop his groceries and hand them over.

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  18. Housekeepers Cooks and Food Service W - Marianjoy Rehabilitation...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Daily Herald

    Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital in Wheaton is Now Hiring Full Time and Part Time Housekeepers, Cooks, and Food Service Workers. To apply please visit our website at www.marianjoy.org or call our Human Resources Department at 909-7118.

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  19. Calvin diver Sarah Bradley qualifies for NCAA III ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | MLive.com

    Calvin freshman diver Sarah Bradley (Wheaton, IL/Wheaton North HS) grabbed the seventh and last regional qualifying spot for the upcoming NCAA III Swimming and Diving Championships. Bradley did so at the Division III Central Diving Regional hosted by ...

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  20. Rehab Care Assistant - C.N.a - Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Daily Herald

    Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital in Wheaton is Now Hiring Full Time and Part Time Certified Nursing Assistants. To apply please visit our website at www.marianjoy.org.

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