| Mar 10, 2014
| 3:41 PM
Both Republicans and Democrats have the opportunity to select candidates in Tuesday's primary election for a District 4 seat on the DuPage County Board.
There are three Republicans – incumbent Grant Eckhoff of Wheaton and challengers Ronald...
| Apr 10, 2014
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...
| May 28, 2014
| 7:58 AM
Residents in a number of Glen Ellyn subdivisions will soon see new pavement in their neighborhoods.
Glen Ellyn will start work this week on a $1 million road resurfacing project. Work will be done on a number of street segments in the village that add up...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 6:49 PM
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,"...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 4:50 AM
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...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 8:38 AM
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...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 3:56 PM
Johnny Dudek had piercing blue eyes, swooping bangs and a perfect grin — thanks to the braces that came off not long ago. Soon to turn 16, he was excited about getting the white Grand Am his grandmother left him before she died, though his parents...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 12:01 PM
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...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 2:08 PM
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...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Before each performance of the five-hour "Einstein on the Beach," violinist Jennifer Koh must endure at least one hour in the makeup chair to transform her from a thirtysomething woman to the gray, wizened Nobel Prize-winning physicist — a head-to-...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 1:34 PM
An arrest warrant was issued today for a limo driver who failed to appear in court on charges he was allegedly drunk when he drove a busload of students to their prom last spring.
Richard Madison was scheduled to appear in DuPage County court today. ...