| 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:...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 3:08 PM
Police arrested two juveniles who fled a burglary in Naperville this afternoon.
About 12:37 p.m. Naperville Police got a call of a burglary in progress on the 3500 block of Scottsdale Circle in the White Eagle subdivision, according to a police news...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 4:11 PM
A Naperville man who sexually assaulted two young girls left in his care after their mother was murdered faces a natural life sentence after being found guilty by a DuPage County jury.
The jury returned guilty verdicts on six counts of predatory criminal...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 3:17 PM
Two burger chains are making the commute from the suburbs into Chicago city to beef up the city’s burger options.
Meatheads has eight locations in Illinois, including restaurants in Northbrook, Naperville and Schaumburg, and is working on opening a...
| 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...
| Nov 2, 2009
Donna Yehl's fourth-grade students bob behind their desks, heads going up and down as if they sat on the deck of a rolling ship.
But it's not a bad case of fidgeting.
The two dozen kids in Yehl's classroom do all of their classwork perched on exercise...
| Apr 26, 2010
Surgery, by definition, has risks attached. And anything that cuts down on those risks is welcome.
That's why one system for tracking and locating "retained objects"—things left in patients after an operation—is getting a closer look in the...
| Jul 22, 2009
When University of Illinois board Chairman Niranjan Shah asked for help in getting his future son-in-law a job in 2007, Chancellor Richard Herman and other top campus officials responded by essentially creating a personal job-placement service, new...