| Jul 5, 2014
Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve, near Darien, is best known for its dramatic tiered falls constructed by the Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930s. But a naturally occurring waterfall, tucked back in the woods of the preserve and almost unknown to the...
| May 10, 2014
| 10:37 AM
A 27-year-old man has died this morning after a fire in west suburban Glen Ellyn, fire officials said.
Abdullah Rantissi died at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood after being admitted to the burn unit, according to a statement from the Glen...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 12:09 PM
Many police departments will be focused on catching drunken drivers this weekend, but one group is recognizing those like Naperville that make it a priority year-round.
For the fourth straight year, Naperville logged the second highest number of...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 2:55 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
•A 34-year-old Montgomery man was arrested and charged with speeding after driving 90 mph in a 45-mph zone about 10:36 p.m. March 28 at 75th Street and Illinois Route 59.
| Sep 10, 2009
Start with the statue.
The idea sounds cliché, almost pedestrian, when gauging the impact of Michael Jordan's second, more dominant run with the Bulls from 1995-98.
But then you arrive outside Gate 4 of the United Center on a sunny, sticky day, 12...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 4:29 PM
The Times on Tuesday released about 1,200 previously unpublished files kept by the Boy Scouts of America on volunteers and employees expelled for suspected sexual abuse.
The files, which have been redacted of victims' names and other identifying...
| Jul 15, 2009
| 5:04 AM
(WGN-AM)- When Schaumburg and RedSpeed Illinois announced their intention to install red-light cameras in the village last September, both parties hoped it would be a long-term commitment -- producing safer intersections, with an added bonus of much-...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 7:55 AM
A former Carol Stream doctor lost a bid today to seal his 2005 conviction for fondling a female patient.
Dr. Angelo Consiglio -- who is building a medical practice in Florida -- argued that Illinois law at the time of his guilty plea allowed misdemeanor...
| Jul 11, 2011
| 7:33 AM
Bond was set at $500,000 today for a Carol Stream man accused of driving drunk when he drove his pickup truck into a freight train locomotive a week ago in Itasca, causing the death of a passenger in his car.
Jeffrey S. Fisher, 39, of the 700 block of...
| Mar 2, 2011
| 9:39 AM
A court hearing at which a former Carol Stream doctor is seeking to seal his battery conviction for fondling a patient in 2004 was postponed today to next month after a DuPage County judge recused himself.
Dr. Angelo Consiglio wants to seal his criminal...
| Jan 14, 2011
| 4:18 PM
The DuPage Water Commission's board has hired retired DuPage County Auditor Jim Rasins as the agency's treasurer and agreed to restart talks with three finalists who interviewed last year to be the commission's general manager.
Commissioners have said...