| Aug 18, 2014
| 11:16 AM
Voters will decide in November whether to fund the purchase of land in unincorporated areas near Glen Ellyn and Lombard, a move the Butterfield Park District is pursuing to keep developers from building a gas station on the site.
The district's Board of...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 2:09 PM
The following information was taken from Elmhurst police reports:
A 57-year-old man from San Bernardino, Calif., was charged with damage to city property Aug. 7 after he struck a tree and a planter in the 200 block of North Addison Street.
| Aug 3, 2014
The U.S. government in recent years has started building a database of consumer complaints about banks and credit card companies, and levying millions of dollars in fines against what it believes to be bad actors. Now there's a potential new...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 2:54 PM
A Wheaton man was arrested over the weekend after being accused of sexually assaulting a woman at a Glen Ellyn apartment complex.
Glen Ellyn officers were called to a home on the east side of the village around 9:30 a.m. Aug. 2. A 23-year-old woman told...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 1:47 PM
Glen Ellyn's Matt Slowinski finished 29th in the Illinois Open, which wrapped up July 23 at the Glen Club in Glenview.
Slowinski, an assistant PGA golf pro at Glen Oak in Glen Ellyn, carded a 224 in the three-round tourney.
He opened play with a 72;...
| 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 3, 2014
Glen Ellyn native Nicole Evans, a graduate of Trinity High School, had a successful first season on the University of Illinois softball team.
Although she hit just .232, she showed some power and belted four home runs and drove in 13 runs in 41 games,...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Glenbard South senior Joe Singleton dominated the field in the 3200 run at the Class 2A Illinois High School Association State Meet over the weekend in Charleston.
Singleton's time of 9 minutes, 19.48 seconds easily beat runner up Simon Thorp of Dixon...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 12:41 PM
It seems that the national media and especially the Tribune is very interested in publicizing anything that might be critical of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker. What he has done to turn the state of Wisconsin around is truly remarkable, yet since he is a...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 8:18 AM
Try to check out a hot new book or movie at your local library, and you're likely to get put on a long waiting list.
Libraries in the Chicago area are trying to change that by offering a new online checkout service. Instead of having a limited number...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 3:20 PM
An Evanston man who robbed a number of beauty salons and small shops throughout the Chicago area was sentenced today to 14 years in prison for four hold-ups in DuPage County, according to prosecutors.
Jason Logsdon, 42, pleaded guilty to armed robberies...
| May 31, 2014
| 8:13 PM
Glenbard South senior Katelyn Hill won a state championship in the 100-meter high hurdles with a run of 14.84 seconds at the Illinois High School Association Class 2A State Track and Field Meet, which concluded over the weekend in Charleston, Ill. She...