| Jun 23, 2014
Bill Young's introduction to wrestling began after he was involved in a little "scuffle" while a student at Thornton Township High School in Harvey in the 1950s.
"They told him either we're going to call your parents, or you can join the wrestling team,...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 11:34 AM
Proposed new running events in Naperville will have to wait until next year, after the City Council this week decided it would not make an exception for groups that applied after the deadline.
By a vote of 4-4, councilmen Tuesday evening fell short of...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 9:14 AM
Good financial management, effective employees, partnerships and other factors make Naperville "strong and getting stronger,"" Mayor George Pradel said during his annual state of the city address Monday..
For the 19th consecutive year, Pradel...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 5:12 AM
Naperville's elected officials are standing behind City Manager Doug Krieger, saying his reprimand for making an inappropriate joke does not shake their confidence in his leadership.
"If he hadn't admitted it was probably a poor judgment that might have...
| May 22, 2014
| 1:41 PM
Naperville officials have decided not to make sweeping changes to future city councilmen's salaries and health benefits following months of debate and accusations of political grandstanding.
After rejecting two proposed changes Tuesday, councilmen wound...
| May 8, 2014
| 3:29 PM
Naperville leaders welcomed a Chinese official to the city this week with the aim of strengthening cultural and economic ties.
Mayor George Pradel on Tuesday named Chinese Consul General Zhao Weiping an honorary citizen.
"The city of Naperville...
| May 9, 2014
| 12:54 PM
Topgolf is taking a swing at building a three-story driving range and restaurant on Naperville's far northwest side.
The company scored approval for a late-night liquor permit from the city's Liquor Commission on Thursday, a key step for the high-tech...
| May 12, 2014
| 4:15 PM
After four decades, the small white building on Naper Settlement's museum grounds has a new identity.
What was long known as the Murray House has been transformed into the Hobson Law Office after researchers discovered new information about the...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:58 AM
Naperville will extend the boundary of the Riverwalk south to Martin Avenue, but shovels won't be hitting the ground any time soon.
The City Council gave its approval to the extension for planning purposes, but also agreed with Councilman Grant Wehrli's...