| 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...
| 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...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 1:43 PM
Twenty-five years after dedicating Veterans Park, Naperville residents gathered there Tuesday to honor those who have served.
"We must not and we will not forget those veterans who made the ultimate sacrifice so that our nation's ideals, freedoms...
| 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...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 11:11 AM
For months after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, Brian Hastings and others on recovery teams went to work every day with the somber mission of finding victims.
"It was without a doubt one of the saddest places on earth to be, but it was something...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 6:17 AM
Naperville will commemorate the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks with a memorial ceremony Thursday along the Riverwalk.
The event sponsored by the Naperville Exchange Club will begin at 6 p.m. at the Cmdr. Dan Shanower Memorial behind the Naperville...