| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:58 AM
Naperville will extend the boundary of the Riverwalk south to Martin Avenue, but shovels won't be hitting the ground any time soon.
The City Council gave its approval to the extension for planning purposes, but also agreed with Councilman Grant Wehrli's...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 2:12 PM
A Naperville advisory board is recommending the city raise electric rates by nearly 8 percent this spring, instead of the 6 percent Naperville City Council backed last month.
The Public Utilities Advisory Board said it would like to see the electric...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 1:17 PM
Mason LeBreck and his Neuqua Valley teammates found themselves scrambling Saturday morning.
Hunched over an table at in the Neuqua Valley Gold campus cafeteria, LeBreck and WiredCats2 teammates checked and tightened connections and tweaked programming...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 4:31 PM
A woman who was cited by Naperville police for interfering with the installation of a “smart meter” at her home has resolved her case, the city prosecutor said today.
The city agreed to drop two citations against Jennifer Stahl after she met...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 10:50 AM
Major crime dropped again in Naperville, bringing it to the lowest point in more than two decades, according to preliminary statistics from the Naperville Police Department.
Police Chief Bob Marshall attributed the declines to staffing changes,...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Bail was set at $150,000 Monday for a Chicago man who allegedly robbed a Naperville man at gunpoint over the weekend and then tried to commit a second robbery just a few minutes later, according to DuPage County authorities.
Police say Marquies E....
| Mar 4, 2014
| 10:00 PM
She ran her own special events company for 20 years, sold vintage jewelry, studied theater in college. But, Cari Meyers says, "This part of my life is far more exciting."
Meyers is the president of The Puppy Mill Project, a nonprofit she founded in 2009...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 1:03 PM
The DuPage County coroner has identified the victims of a fatal Naperville fire as Thomas and Janet Lambert.
The two were killed as a fire ripped through their home on Field Court on Dec. 18, causing the second floor to collapse into the basement....
| Jan 20, 2014
| 4:23 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
•A 21-year-old Oswego man was arrested after being found to be in possession of cannabis about 12:39 a.m. Jan. 10 in the 3200 block of South Illinois Route 59.
| Dec 26, 2013
| 7:00 AM
New Year's Eve is just six days away. Do you have your dinner reservations yet?
If not, I've got a few extras. More than 130, actually.
As I've done for the last 13 years (and 18 of the last 20), I've made reservations, in my name, at restaurants...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 12:15 PM
The poet is on vacation until April, that “cruelest month” of T.S. Eliot’s, and so was to be found one afternoon in early December sitting at the bar at the Billy Goat Tavern and drinking a beer.
His name is J.J. Tindall (James Joseph)...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 12:11 PM
Two Will County Board incumbents are being challenged by a newcomer in the Republican primary in District 11.
Board members Suzanne Hart and Chuck Maher are on the March 18 ballot with Mike Strick. The top two vote-getters will run in the general...