| Sep 4, 2014
| 5:41 AM
The Palos Park Police Department is providing free gun locks to residents as part of a program to promote safe firearms practices.
The department has received 200 gun safety kits from Project ChildSafe, which is a nationwide program supported by the U....
| Sep 12, 2014
Event highlights for the week of Sept. 12-19 in and around the South suburbs. Listings are subject to change. Please call the venue in advance. To submit an event for consideration, please visit: http://triblocal.com/events.
Hunger Action Month in...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 8:41 PM
Financial problems have halted a plan for a live venue theater in downtown Westmont.
Keith Erickson and Eldon Olmstead, of Westmont, proposed remodeling a vacant building at 11 W. Quincy Street into the theater with seating for up to 300 people.
| Jul 30, 2014
| 4:52 AM
A Downers Grove man faces a felony charge after he was accused of firing his gun from his balcony, striking a light pole, police said.
Rodney L. Nars of the 2800 block of Gabriella Street was arrested July 27, police reports said.
According to a...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 8:47 AM
Construction problems will delay until early next year a move into a renovated Village Hall, Willowbrook officials said.
"It's often typical for this to happen when you're renovating an existing building," Village Administrator Tim Halik said. "It was...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 4:45 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
An unidentified suspect stole art supplies from the Hobby Lobby on Woodward Avenue on Sept. 12.
A 30-year-old Chicago woman was arrested Sept. 13 for stealing several pieces of jewelry from Kohl's on...
| Sep 10, 2014
Mayor Susan Haynie and three council members, police chief Dan Alexander, Freddie Scott from County Commissioner Steven Abrams' office and many of the city's movers and shakers were at the monthly meeting of the Boca Raton Federation of Homeowner...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 4:39 AM
Downers Grove's planning committee endorsed a plan to build a five-story condo building at the edge of downtown, dashing hopes to protect a 19th-century home from being torn down.
Residents packed the Monday night meeting to speak out against the 55-...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 1:57 PM
The candidates to lead the DuPage County Board offer different views on whether the county should impose a stormwater fee on property owners.
Incumbent County Board Chairman Dan Cronin believes there is merit to a payment system based on how much...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 7:35 AM
Downers Grove officials are set to review a proposal for a downtown condo building at the site of a 19th-century home that residents are trying to save from demolition.
The village's plan commission will discuss the application for the five-story...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 6:28 PM
The following items were collected from reports released by the La Grange Police Department.
Two unrelated incidents of a suspicious man following girls were reported. On Nov. 9, several girls were walking near the intersection of Ashland and Harris...