| Jun 3, 2014
| 10:18 AM
The following information was taken from Elmhurst police reports:
A 56-year-old Elmhurst man was charged May 26 with disorderly conduct-befouling property. He was observed urinating in the alley at York and Schiller Streets.
| Jun 3, 2014
Inexperience might have been a problem for Bolingbrook's girls track team during the Class 3A state meet Saturday, but competing against the state's best turned into a learning tool.
The Raiders used their trip to Charleston, Ill., to gauge their...
| May 30, 2014
| 5:05 PM
A west suburban eighth-grader finished in the top six of the Scripps National Spelling Bee championship finals this evening.
Alia Abiad of McClure Junior High School in Western Springs was one of 12 finalists at the prestigious competition in Washington,...
| May 21, 2014
| 1:22 PM
Nafisa Asad's plans for the end of the school year did not initially include a trip to Washington, D.C.
But after correctly spelling the word "balsam," the eighth-grader at Herrick Middle School in Downers Grove topped 27 other students at the DuPage...
| May 16, 2014
| 8:53 AM
A Bolingbrook man was in the DuPage County Jail this morning after he allegedly sold a pair of phony tickets for a Blackhawks game, according to sheriff’s police.
Edgar I. Kim, 29, is charged with one count of felony forgery, police said.
| May 14, 2014
| 3:09 PM
Valley View School District 365U will conduct its third annual Summer Food Service Program starting next month, an initiative that will provide free meals to any child 18 and younger, according to a district release.
Anyone wishing to partake in the...
| May 13, 2014
| 11:14 AM
A Bolingbrook man has been indicted on federal charges for violating U.S. export laws after he allegedly tried to ship a thermal imaging camera from to Pakistan without obtaining the required U.S. Commerce Department license, according to a release from...
| May 5, 2014
| 2:49 PM
The father of a 4-year-old boy who was killed in a crash early Sunday morning on Interstate 55 near southwest suburban Bolingbrook has been charged with driving under the influence, police said.
Shannard M.L. Dyer, 29, of Romeoville, was charged this...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 1:16 PM
An insurance company is suing Will County and 12 county municipalities, alleging that the governments did not do enough to prevent and mitigate flood damage caused by the heavy rains of April 2013.
The lawsuit, by Illinois Farmers Insurance Company...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 4:15 PM
A Joliet man has filed a lawsuit against a firearms instructor after his application for a concealed carry permit was rejected by state police and the instructor’s accreditation was revoked.
The lawsuit, filed April 4 by John P. Ambrose in Cook...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 2:55 PM
Five Will County towns whose legal battle to seize control of a private water line hit a snag last month have refocused their efforts.
The Northern Will County Water Agency — comprising Bolingbrook, Homer Glen, Romeoville, Lemont and Woodridge ...