| Aug 22, 2014
| 9:47 AM
Three people have been indicted on charges that they swindled more than $650,000 from a not-for-profit network that coordinates organ and tissue donations in Illinois and northwest Indiana.
The indictment, announced this morning, seeks the forfeiture...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 4:43 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
A 21-year-old Naperville man was arrested July 30 at West Champion and South Cinema drives and charged with DUI, speeding, and using a cell phone while driving.
A 30-year-old Plainfield man was...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Games at 7:30 unless noted
Friday, Aug. 29
Chicago Public-Inter City 2
Hirsch at Gage Park, 4:15
Kelly at Farragut, 4:15
Kennedy at Bronzeville, 4:15
Mooseheart at Hiawatha, 7
Rockford Christian Life at...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 1:23 PM
Mosquitoes collected from a Will County Health Department monitoring site in Bolingbrook tested positive for West Nile virus on Aug. 6, according to officials.
County environmental health workers collected the sample Aug. 5, and they it represents the...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Some local players participated in the Chicago Challenge, which drew basketball teams from around the country and more than 200 college coaches to evaluate high school talent July 10-13 at Riverside-Brookfield and Bolingbrook high schools.
| Jul 26, 2014
| 8:11 AM
No one likes getting a speeding ticket.
Getting pulled over by a uniformed official as other vehicles breeze by, or realizing you could have avoided the whole rigmarole if you had just taken your time, are frustrating enough.
Then of course, there's...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 5:55 PM
Bolingbrook High School's basketball team shaped its upcoming season by bookending the summer with positive news.
In between, the Raiders worked on replacing five standout players from last season's 22-6 squad.
Senior guard Prentiss Nixon started...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 2:17 AM
A tornado watch for northern Illinois, including Chicago and surrounding areas, expired at 1 a.m. after strong thunderstorms rolled through the area.
Flood warnings remain in effect for the east branch of the DuPage River at Bolingbrook, from Sunday...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 2:45 PM
The Illinois Celtics 16U team made it to the gold bracket of the Chicago Challenge, which drew basketball teams from around the country and more than 200 college coaches to evaluate high school talent July 10-13 at Riverside-Brookfield and Bolingbrook...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 10:18 AM
The following information was taken from Elmhurst police reports:
A 56-year-old Elmhurst man was charged May 26 with disorderly conduct-befouling property. He was observed urinating in the alley at York and Schiller Streets.
| Jun 10, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The following items were taken from Plainfield police reports:
A 21-year-old Plainfield man was arrested just after midnight on June 4 in the 14900 block of South Hawthorne Circle and charged with burglary from motor vehicle, criminal trespass to...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 9:11 PM
The Illinois State Police captain was used to taking command in high-profile cases, among them overseeing dozens of officers in the investigation that led to the arrest of former Bolingbrook police Sgt. Drew Peterson.
But in September, when a life-...