| Nov 14, 2014
| 4:53 PM
For the first time in 20 years, Naperville will have a new mayor next year, prompting at least four residents to throw their hat into the ring.
It's one of the many races around the suburbs that are taking shape as candidates circulate nominating...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 6:59 AM
If Naperville allows Walgreens to sell liquor, the downtown store may not be included due to ongoing trouble with alcohol-fueled incidents in that area.
The restriction was one of a dozen recommended by a city advisory group that has been studying the...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 12:19 PM
Naperville bars can no longer allow patrons to enter their establishments or take shots in the hour before closing.
Councilmen approved those citywide regulations along with others like beer sizes late Tuesday night following a debate rife with...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 7:27 PM
Sen. Dick Durbin has long said that he and his wife, Loretta, an Illinois lobbyist, take pains to separate their work and avoid conflicts of interest.
But a Tribune investigation has found instances in which Loretta Durbin's clients have received...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 5:12 AM
Naperville students' new mission, since they chose to accept it, is to create a plan to attract businesses to the Naperville Crossings development.
Roughly 300 students from Neuqua Valley, Waubonsie Valley and Metea Valley high schools kicked off...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 5:03 AM
Naperville is starting to roll out its new recycling carts to residents.
Mayor George Pradel ceremoniously kicked off the arrival of the carts this week, distributing them to residents of the West Highlands neighborhood with the help of four young...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 12:20 PM
For nearly half a century, Naperville's Last Fling has marked the unofficial end of summer (sigh) on Labor Day Weekend.
Running Aug. 29 to Sept. 1 this year, festivities take place along the Riverwalk and include free and ticketed concerts, food...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Naperville council members supported a handful of new regulations for bars Tuesday, including smaller drinks and not letting patrons enter right before closing time.
While some called for bars to close earlier, council members indicated they would...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 12:19 PM
To celebrate the 35th anniversary of the Naperville Area Humane Society, a sculpture titled "Best Friends" was installed along the Riverwalk, east of Centennial Beach.
People gathered Sunday afternoon as the welded figure of a dog and cat became the...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 3:45 PM
Naperville's outdoor history museum, Naper Settlement, has become more playful than ever with the addition of a new playground and splash pad set to open Aug. 17.
The Rita (Fredenhagen) and John Harvard Early Learning Playscape had an informal opening...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 2:45 PM
Naperville attorney Kevin Coyne has announced he's running for one of eight seats on the City Council in next spring's election.
Coyne, 38, has served on the Planning and Zoning Commission since 2010. He also previously served on the Fair Housing...