| May 13, 2014
| 12:24 PM
The following items were taken from police reports in Downers Grove:
A 43-year-old Downers Grove man was arrested May 5 for not paying a $67 cab fare and for drug possession.
A 52-year-old Darien woman was arrested May 5 for using an invalid...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 8:19 AM
Five Downers Grove businesses were ticketed and will be disciplined after police officers caught employees selling liquor to minors.
The establishments receiving ordinance violations were DoubleTree Suites at 2111 Butterfield Road, Marriott Suites at...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 1:35 PM
A Hillside man is facing a felony charge after he was accused of breaking into a Downers Grove home last week.
Louis Colella, 51, was charged with one count of residential burglary, a Class 1 felony, Downers Grove Police Lt. Michael Willison said in a...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 10:52 AM
Downers Grove high school officials are moving forward with plans to spruce up their campuses with electronic signs.
The Community High School District 99 school board recently agreed to continue talks with the village for new signs at North and South...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 1:01 PM
Downers Grove High School District 99 officials on Monday expelled three students for the rest of the school year and portions of next school year.
School officials declined to say what led to the action and only identified the students by six-digit...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 9:23 AM
Downers Grove's high school district is poised to make hundreds of thousands of dollars to in capital improvements at both high schools.
Community High School District 99 board members recently approved four separate bids worth more than $316,000 to...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 10:57 AM
Jeff Osowski of Downers Grove followed his father, Ray, onto the golf course as a pre-teen.
Some 20 years later, the 32-year-old's skills on the links have earned him a trip to New Jersey to compete in the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games.
| Feb 28, 2014
| 5:33 AM
U.S. Senate candidate Jim Oberweis, who cites his successful push to raise Illinois' speed limit as the top accomplishment of his first year as a state lawmaker, has been ticketed for speeding 11 times since 1988, according to public records.
Two of the...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 1:18 PM
Nearing the end of the school year, Downers Grove's elementary school district is essentially lending itself money to pay its bills until summer.
Grade School District 58 school board members recently approved a measure to move $7.1 million of the...
| Jan 23, 2014
Letters to the editor from Naperville, Glendale Heights, Sugar Grove, Glen Ellyn and Downers Grove from the Jan. 23 TribLocal print edition.
I cannot generate much sympathy for those in Wood Dale, Bensenville and nearby suburbs...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Rep. Ron Sandack of Downers Grove claimed victory in a heated state House contest in which only 153 votes separate the Republican opponents, according to unofficial tallies.
Sandack squeaked past Downers Grove school board member Keith Matune in the...