| Nov 10, 2014
| 12:20 PM
A crisp and chilly morning did not dampen the spirits of more than 6,000 runners taking part in the second annual Edward Hospital Naperville Marathon and Half Marathon Sunday.
With cheers, skips and fist pumping, runners took off at 7 a.m. from the...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 4:32 AM
Two billboards on an Ogden Avenue property can stay put through 2015, following approval by the Naperville City Council Tuesday.
"Frankly at this point I go east on Ogden Avenue … I don't even notice them," Councilman Bob Fieseler said. "It's...
| 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...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 3:05 PM
The average Naperville homeowner will pay an additional $24 to the city in property taxes next year.
Councilmen on Tuesday approved a $47.9 million property tax levy, an increase of 3.3 percent over the previous year.
That means the owner of a $367,...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 7:29 AM
A Naperville development more than seven years in the making will bring a hotel and banquet space to the city's downtown.
Councilmen on Wednesday approved Marquette Companies' revised plans for the Water Street project that also includes shops,...
| 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...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 7:33 AM
Naperville is easing into new bar regulations with an education campaign before cracking down in the new year, officials say.
"Generally we're telling everyone here's the new regulations, what questions do you have, how can we help you know what the new...
| 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...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Last call could come earlier in Naperville as several councilmen are pushing for a change in bar hours.
The move comes just over a week after a fatal crash in which a motorist accused of being intoxicated drove into a downtown quarry killing his two...
| 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...