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  • Glenbard West's Perez named to All-State Academic team

    Glenbard West senior Madeline Perez was one of 26 athletes honored by the Illinois High School Association during a banquet April 21 in Bloomington for making the All-State Academic team. She won the Class 3A cross country title as a junior with a...
  • Oberweis faces tough race against Durbin

    Oberweis faces tough race against Durbin
    Sen. Dick Durbin's run for re-election against Republican Jim Oberweis promises to be a costly, rough-and-tumble contest in which the longtime Democratic lawmaker has key advantages. In a closer-than-expected GOP primary race Tuesday, Oberweis emerged...
  • Breen grabs GOP nod for State Rep in 48th district

    Breen grabs GOP nod for State Rep in 48th district
    The morning after securing the Republican nomination for a seat in the Illinois House, Peter Breen was pulling yard signs, collecting the campaign material for a brief retirement. The signs will be back out soon, in time to try to woo voters again for...
  • 'Salon bandit' gets 14 years in prison

    'Salon bandit' gets 14 years in prison
    An Evanston man who robbed a number of beauty salons and small shops throughout the Chicago area was sentenced today to 14 years in prison for four hold-ups in DuPage County, according to prosecutors. Jason Logsdon, 42, pleaded guilty to armed robberies...
  • Glen Ellyn joins other DuPage communities in joint bidding

     Glen Ellyn joins other DuPage communities in joint bidding
    Glen Ellyn is one of several DuPage County communities hoping to save money by banding together on public works projects. Over the next several weeks, the village will take the lead on a number of bids, including for hydrant painting and asphalt...
  • Paul Salamunovich dies at 86; led L.A. Master Chorale for 10 years

    Paul Salamunovich dies at 86; led L.A. Master Chorale for 10 years
    Chorale master Paul Salamunovich once said that the greatest moment of his life was a 1988 concert at the Vatican for Pope John Paul II with the group he had led continuously since 1949, the St. Charles Borromeo Church Choir of North Hollywood. But it...
  • Suburban students place in state geography bee

    Suburban students place in state geography bee
    Aditya Badlani, a fifth-grader at Brook Forest Elementary School in Oak Brook who took third place at the Illinois State Geographic Bee at the College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn, has been studying maps since he was a toddler. "He's my navigation system,"...
  • Glen Ellyn students 'interview' police dog

     Glen Ellyn students 'interview' police dog
    Turns out Kato, a 10-month-old German short-haired pointer and the newest addition to the DuPage County Sheriff Department's K-9 Unit, is a bit of a publicity hound. The dog recently showed up for an interview with first grade students at Abraham...
  • Glen Ellyn creating plan to protect village water system

    Glen Ellyn creating plan to protect village water system
    Glen Ellyn is working on a management plan to protect the village's water system that will involve regulating residents who have sprinkler and irrigation systems. Adopting an ordinance and a management plan to make sure the water system isn't...
  • Man charged in camera lens robbery

    Man charged in camera lens robbery
    A West suburban man was arrested and charged in connection with two attempted robberies in Glen Ellyn, police said Wednesday. Dwayne K. Smith, 22, of the 29W200 block of Lee Road near West Chicago, was charged with attempted aggravated robbery and...
  • Glen Ellyn plans for roundabout near Glenbard West

    Glen Ellyn plans for roundabout near Glenbard West
    Plans are moving forward for improvements along Crescent Boulevard by Glenbard West High School, with new features including a roundabout and planter medians. The village's board of trustees supported the plans Monday during a workshop when Professional...