| Apr 6, 2012
| 10:28 AM
Humans and canines are invited to join the fun at the 19th Annual 'Makin' Strides for Strays' Walkathon to benefit the homeless animals of A.D.O.P.T. Pet Shelter on Sunday, May 6 in downtown Naperville.
The walk begins with registration from 7:30 to 8:30...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 2:57 PM
The National Weather Service has issued a "red flag warning" for northern Illinois and northwest Indiana from noon Central Time until 8 p.m. because warm, dry and windy weather "will become favorable for rapid growth of wildfires."
Red flag warnings...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 3:43 PM
A Naperville man was sentenced to spend the rest of his life behind bars in Texas, after he serves a 57-year sentence in Illinois, according to a Naperville police press release.
Read more at TribLocal
| Oct 22, 2011
| 5:30 PM
The occupation of Naperville today was brief and uneventful, with no cardboard city, no street theater and only a relative handful of demonstrators.
About 50 people joined the event, forming a group just slightly larger than the one gathered outside a...
| Oct 22, 2011
| 7:17 PM
A Tweeting and blogging educator from Naperville was named Illinois Teacher of the Year Saturday night.
Josh Stumpenhorst, who teaches language arts and social science to sixth grade students at Lincoln Junior High School, got the nod over eight other...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 2:32 PM
Gymnast Bridgette Caquatto of Naperville won the uneven bars Thursday, giving her three gold medals at the Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Caquatto, 17, edged teammate Shawn Johnson, a 2008 Olympic gold medalist, 14.525 to 14.500.
| May 25, 2011
| 8:21 PM
A pedestrian was struck and killed by a freight train in Naperville tonight, police said.
At 7:13 p.m. police received a call of a person, reportedly a male, struck by a freight train on Burlington Northern Santa Fe tracks near the Naperville Metra...
| May 31, 2011
| 7:03 AM
A Naperville man attempting to help a family of ducklings safely cross Interstate Highway 294 was killed Monday when he was struck by a limousine, state police said.
Edward Gardner was traveling north when he pulled over near Schiller Park about 9:30 a....
| Aug 6, 2012
When Steve Bernas took over as CEO of the Chicago region's Better Business Bureau, the only employer he's ever known as a professional, it was a baptism by fire.
Bernas was being groomed to take over, but he only took the reins in 2007 because his...
| Jul 2, 2012
The flight attendant spied the Nuclear Regulatory Commission logo on Chuck Casto's T-shirt and escorted him to first class.
Three days after the Pacific Ocean had risen and shattered the northern Japanese coast March 11, 2011, Casto's plane headed...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 10:12 AM
Naperville’s electoral board violated the state law concerning open meetings while conducting hearings on a proposed smart meter referendum, according to the Illinois Attorney General’s Office.
However, the city will not face penalties for...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 9:30 PM
Week 6 – Sept. 24-30
All games 7:30 unless noted.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 27
CHICAGO BIG SHOULDERS
Prosser vs. Mather, 4:15 at Winnemac
CHICAGO GREAT LAKES
Westinghouse vs. Payton, 7:15 at Lane
CHICAGO ILLINI LAND OF LINCOLN
Phillips vs. King, 4:...