| Mar 16, 2012
In Lansing School District 158, the payroll looks a little like a family tree.
At least 14 relatives of school board members — from spouses to kids to grandkids — have landed jobs, with taxpayers paying the tab of some $550,000 in the last...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 1:08 PM
An armed Wheaton man accused of entering the Glen Ellyn home of a female acquaintance and firing a shot during an ensuing confrontation was being held Monday in the DuPage County Jail in lieu of $1 million bail.
DuPage prosecutors identified the man as...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 5:17 PM
The Big Ten's inept showing in nonconference play got me wondering whether recruiting is the problem.
Using Rivals.com's rankings, I looked back at the past five recruiting classes, including this year's group of seniors, to see whether Top 100 recruits...
| 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
| Oct 19, 2012
| 6:52 PM
James Whitney Wright
Jim Wright, 70, loving father and grandfather, died on October 10, 2012 at Hoag Hospital in Newport Beach, CA.
Born and raised in Glen Ellyn, IL, Jim was a devoted alumnus of DePauw University, where he received his Bachelor’s...
| May 23, 2012
| 9:31 AM
Game Show Network and the creators of "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" have come up with a new competition and they're looking for people with a passion for the Bible.
GSN's "The American Bible Challenge" will conduct auditions June 1 through 3 near...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 11:57 AM
Two Glen Ellyn teens who police say used a pellet gun to shoot out 30 car windows and a residential window have been charged with four felony counts of criminal damage to property, the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office announced Friday.
| Jun 26, 2012
| 7:27 AM
Elmhurst officials can prohibit local leaders from serving on more than one elected board at the same time if residents support the idea at the polls, according to a legal opinion presented to a City Council committee Monday.
The opinion came after...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 8:12 AM
If you're looking to add the freshest fruits, vegetables, baked goods, cheeses and flowers to your dinner table, look no further than in your own backyard. Don't see a farmers market near your town listed below?
Check out the Illinois Department of...