| Jun 2, 2014
| 3:02 PM
Downers Grove high schools are test-driving a strategy to equip all students with individual devices.
Community High School District 99 is completing a pilot program in which 200 students received their own Google Chromebooks and were allowed to use them...
| May 14, 2014
| 9:18 AM
Downers Grove officials approved a proposal to build a large grocery store along Ogden Avenue
Council members voted May 13 in favor of bringing a 29,000-square-foot Fresh Thyme Farmers Market to 321 Ogden Avenue, a sprawling, crumbling lot that sits...
| May 8, 2014
| 8:36 AM
Jake Rone, who prepped at Downers Grove South and played at the College of DuPage, is on the North Central College baseball roster this season as an outfielder and pitcher.
The junior is hitting .318 with 17 RBI in 33 games. He had a 5-for-6 game...
| Jan 23, 2014
Letters to the editor from Naperville, Glendale Heights, Sugar Grove, Glen Ellyn and Downers Grove from the Jan. 23 TribLocal print edition.
I cannot generate much sympathy for those in Wood Dale, Bensenville and nearby suburbs...
| Feb 6, 2014
Letters to the editor from Lisle, Downers Grove, La Grange, Batavia and Glen Ellyn.
I have liked all the popes, but Francis seems to be finding and hitting a long lost chord that is resonating quite well with our times. It is as if we...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 12:20 PM
Public schools in Hinsdale, Elmhurst and Downers Grove will be closed again Tuesday because of the frigid cold. After-school activities and athletics also were canceled.
Hinsdale-Clarendon Hills School District 181, Elmhurst Community Unit School...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 9:40 AM
A proposed residential development near Woodridge has some Downers Grove residents concerned about the potential for increased flooding and planned changes to a road in the area.
A Warrenville-based developer is seeking permission from Downers Grove...
| Apr 10, 2014
Letters to the editor from Woodridge, Downers Grove, Carol Stream, Batavia, Western Springs and Lisle.
This is in response to "Downers Grove: Neighbors should have say on backyard chickens" (News, March 21). While health issues...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 7:11 AM
The following items were taken from police reports:
•Two car windows were smashed in the lot of Allure Motors on Ogden Avenue sometime March 28-29, causing $3,000 worth of damage.
•A 22-year-old Lombard woman was arrested...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 1:35 PM
A Hillside man is facing a felony charge after he was accused of breaking into a Downers Grove home last week.
Louis Colella, 51, was charged with one count of residential burglary, a Class 1 felony, Downers Grove Police Lt. Michael Willison said in a...
| Mar 14, 2014
Downers Grove officials want DuPage County to close an intersection south of the village's downtown as part of the county's effort to revamp a large roadway.
The village council recently approved a proposal to create a dead end at Webster Street on...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 4:37 PM
Downers Grove parents will shell out a few more dollars for children to attend summer sports camps through the high school district this year.
The Community High School District 99 school board recently voted to bump up summer camp fees by $10 in all...