| Jan 23, 2012
| 12:57 PM
Garnering the attention of a starlet stepping from a limo on Oscars night, a rare snowy owl rehabilitated after being struck by an SUV eight weeks ago was released into the wild today and floated northeast over the tree tops of a DuPage County Forest...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 10:08 AM
OBITUARY FOR PETER CHURM
Feb. 2, 1926-Dec. 31, 2011
Peter Churm, 85, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Dec. 31, 2011 at Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian in Newport Beach. He died from complications of a stroke. A devoted husband, father and...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 2:16 PM
A retired Illinois State Police trooper who admitted viewing child pornography on a state-issued laptop computer while sitting in his squad car supposedly looking for speeding motorists was formally sentenced today to 60 days in the DuPage County Jail and...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 1:25 PM
A Metra Union Pacific West Line train struck and killed someone in Glen Ellyn this afternoon, disrupting both inbound and outbound service on a line that serves the west suburbs, authorities said.
Outbound Train No. 33 that left Ogilvie Transportation...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 11:18 AM
A Glen Ellyn man has been charged with four counts of aggravated possession of child pornography after investigators found several child porn movies on his computer, according to the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office.
Sheriff John Zaruba announced...
| Oct 16, 2011
| 10:10 PM
Glen Ellyn police are investigating the apparent homicide of a 36-year-old woman found dead in her apartment Sunday morning.
The woman’s body was found when officers were conducting a well-being check at her apartment at 19 Briar Street around 11:...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 3:49 PM
A Chicago man and self-admitted gang member who participated in a 2009 home invasion in unincorporated DuPage County near Glen Ellyn in which two people suffered serious gunshot wounds was sentenced today to 14 years in prison, according to the DuPage...
| May 27, 2011
| 2:25 PM
A former Village of Westmont employee today pleaded guilty to stealing more than $46,000 from the west suburb.
Lisa Van Bogget, 43, of Glen Ellyn entered guilty plea to theft of government property over $10,000, online theft by deception and official...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 1:23 PM
DuPage County Animal Care and Control
Fur Ever Feast
"Coco-Mutts and Island Tails Caribbean Theme"
Benefit for DuPage County Animal Care & Control's (DCACC) Homeless Pets
Saturday, April 21st 6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Bloomingdale Golf Club
| Sep 27, 2009
As University of Illinois became increasingly competitive and costly, some well-connected applicants had a double advantage: Clout not only got them on campus, it also got them free tuition.
University e-mails and a state report show that some students...
| Oct 30, 2009
Surrounded by sports fields and suburban lawns, Hadley Junior High School could be the envy of the state.
Nine of every 10 students at the Glen Ellyn school passed state exams in reading and math, according to the 2009 Illinois School Report Card made...
| May 1, 2009
| 12:55 PM
Paula Cooper was born and raised in Springfield, Missouri--the Queen City of the Ozarks. During a summer break between college semesters, Paula saw an advertisement by an airline offering positions as flight attendants. Thinking that she wanted to see...