| Jun 3, 2014
Inexperience might have been a problem for Bolingbrook's girls track team during the Class 3A state meet Saturday, but competing against the state's best turned into a learning tool.
The Raiders used their trip to Charleston, Ill., to gauge their...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 7:11 PM
Football in Indiana had a good day in Illinois on Wednesday.
Bolingbrook defensive lineman Micah Dew-Treadway orally committed to Notre Dame, while Montini receiver Leon Thornton III chose Indiana, according to Tweets from both players.
| Mar 18, 2014
| 5:10 AM
The following incidents were taken from police reports.
A cell phone and currency valued at $323 were taken from two vehicles March 11 in the 100 block of Ridgewood Court.
A purse was stolen from an unlocked vehicle March 11 in the 300...
| May 13, 2014
| 11:14 AM
A Bolingbrook man has been indicted on federal charges for violating U.S. export laws after he allegedly tried to ship a thermal imaging camera from to Pakistan without obtaining the required U.S. Commerce Department license, according to a release from...
| May 21, 2014
| 1:22 PM
Nafisa Asad's plans for the end of the school year did not initially include a trip to Washington, D.C.
But after correctly spelling the word "balsam," the eighth-grader at Herrick Middle School in Downers Grove topped 27 other students at the DuPage...
| May 5, 2014
| 2:49 PM
The father of a 4-year-old boy who was killed in a crash early Sunday morning on Interstate 55 near southwest suburban Bolingbrook has been charged with driving under the influence, police said.
Shannard M.L. Dyer, 29, of Romeoville, was charged this...
| Apr 2, 2014
The following items were taken from police reports:
•A 42-year-old Wheaton man was arrested March 20 for stealing a $400 kitchen appliance from Kohl's on Finley Road.
•A 43-year-old Manhattan woman was arrested March 23 for...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 3:13 PM
The Bolingbrook Police Pension Board this afternoon voted to hold hearings to determine whether retired sergeant and convicted killer Drew Peterson should lose his retirement pension.
The five-person board voted unanimously to conduct the hearings,...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 9:04 AM
At Bobby's in Deerfield, restaurant owner Bobby Arifi has culled a list of some 240 varieties of wine, everything from a $36 French rose to a $475 Napa Valley cabernet sauvignon. But for wine connoisseurs who find a vintage missing from his expansive...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 5:43 PM
Nick Allegretti, Lincoln-Way East: Illinois
Brian Allen, Hinsdale Central: Michigan State Rudolfo Antuna, Crete-Monee: St. Xavier
Jamal Baggett, Oak Park: Akron
Brandon Barry, St. Charles East: Illinois State
Matt Biegalski, Wheaton North:...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 4:29 PM
A move by five southwest suburban towns to take control of a supply line that provides Lake Michigan water to the area has been delayed because of a legal issue.
Attorneys for the Northern Will County Water Agency have moved to voluntarily dismiss the...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 6:03 PM
One of the least-familiar teams in the area happens to be a consensus choice as one of the best in the state — Homewood-Flossmoor.
The Vikings, under the direction of former Bolingbrook coach Tony Smith, played just three of their first 11 games...