| Jun 20, 2012
| 9:31 AM
McDonald’s came to the Naperville City Council Tuesday night seeking permission to build a restaurant near downtown, but councilmen just weren’t lovin’ it.
The City Council unanimously turned down the proposed fast-food restaurant at...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 8:51 PM
Three people -- including a high school student -- face heroin-related charges after Naperville police said they were arrested this week during drug sales.
On Wednesday, a 17-year-old Naperville High School student was seen taking part in a drug...
| Aug 21, 2011
| 10:38 AM
Sisters Mackenzie and Bridgette Caquatto of Naperville made the 11-member senior women's national team after solid performances in the U.S. Gymnastics Championships that ended Saturday in St. Paul, Minn.
It was the third straight selection for Mackenzie,...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 5:39 AM
With Naperville Central High School senior Bridgette Caquatto posting the best score of the competition on the uneven bars, the U.S. women won the team gymnastics gold medal at the Pan American Games Monday in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Team USA had 219.750...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 6:03 PM
Gymnast Bridgette Caquatto, a senior at Naperville Central High School, won the gold medal Wednesday in the individual all-around at the Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Caquatto, 17, became the seventh straight U.S. woman to win the event at...
| 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.
| Jul 26, 2012
| 9:57 AM
"The Second City's Girls' Night Out": Not to be confused with "Girls Night: The Musical," which just opened in the city. This Second City touring show is geared for the gentler sex — though anyone who has seen the work Second City's alumnae have...
| Jan 5, 2010
On a frigid February day last year, Michele Hays filed into Evanston Township High School with other concerned parents to talk with district administrators about school lunches.
One specific target of the parents' ire was a cafeteria meal called...
| May 28, 2008
| 7:18 PM
Maggie Buoy didn't have time to think in the Class 4A softball sectional Wednesday at Bolingbrook.
The Naperville Central center fielder perfectly played a single from Plainfield Central's Casey Heirsand in the bottom of the ninth. Buoy unleashed a...
| Jun 11, 2010
| 6:26 PM
If this was the state final a round early, Naperville Central looked every bit the part of a champion for six innings.
When his defense betrayed him to create a climactic moment, the Redhawks were in good hands — Dan Ludwig's left one.
| May 9, 2009
| 11:05 PM
In less than 24 hours, Naperville Central's baseball team may have emerged as one to watch as the postseason draws near.
Behind some timely hitting and a complete game from sophomore left-hander Dan Ludwig, Naperville Central defeated No. 2 Wheaton North...