| Apr 30, 2012
| 11:24 AM
The chairman of the DuPage Election Commission has resigned in the wake of a report that criticized a broad range of practices at the bipartisan agency.
J.P. “Rick” Carney of Wheaton, who had served on the election board's three-person...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 7:50 AM
Summer Family Fun in Chicago
Young Eagles Program – Free Airplane Rides for Kids
Young Eagles is a FREE program offered by the EAA (the Experimental Aircraft Association is a community of enthusiasts who fly, build and restore recreational...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 7:27 AM
Elmhurst officials can prohibit local leaders from serving on more than one elected board at the same time if residents support the idea at the polls, according to a legal opinion presented to a City Council committee Monday.
The opinion came after...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 6:47 AM
Construction crews in Elmhurst are still busy cleaning up debris from Sunday’s storms.
Much of the heaviest damage was along St. Charles Rd.
Residents say the storm devastated homes and businesses in just 15 minutes.
Many of the village’s...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 2:24 PM
An Elmhurst woman faces up to 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to charges she gave her young son a potentially lethal drug combination before she attempted to take her own life.
Cheryl Luchetta, 42, is scheduled to be sentenced Aug. 30 before...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:48 AM
Cabin Fever Remedies for Kids in Chicago
Mom & Tot Bowling at Pinstripes
Pinstripes is an upscale and sophisticated entertainment / dining facility where you can bowl or play bocce ball. There are two locations: in Northbrook and South Barrington. On...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 6:58 AM
Ruth Berg, 98, of Hayes Township in Charlevoix County, died at Sunnybank Assisted Living on Sept. 24, 2012, after a lifetime on the farm where she was born on May 6, 1914. She was the daughter of John R. and Anna (Sauder) Struthers.
Ruth was a graduate...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 1:26 PM
A man who broke into a DuPage County home over the weekend and carried a sleeping 6-year-old girl to her mother later told authorities that "God told me to do it and shed some blood," officials said.
No one was physically harmed in the incident, which...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 8:18 AM
The nationally known handbell ensemble, The Agape Ringers, will be performing a concert to create their first ever DVD on Sunday October 14 at 4:00 pm at Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church, 149 West Brush Hill Road in Elmhurst.
| Apr 25, 2012
| 2:44 PM
DuPage County Board Chairman Dan Cronin on Wednesday appointed two new trustees to the three-person board overseeing the DuPage Election Commission, one day after a report came out that criticized a broad range of practices at the bipartisan agency....
| Apr 27, 2012
| 1:29 PM
An Elmhurst man who said he heard voices ordering him to steal money from a church whose books he was keeping was sentenced to three years in prison Friday.
Robert C. Drefs, 54, a volunteer bookkeeper who embezzled more than $50,000 from Messiah Lutheran...