| May 9, 2013
In the face of troubling childhood obesity rates and what it sees as low milk consumption rates, the dairy industry says it has a solution: Offer kids flavored milk that uses low-calorie artificial sweeteners.
The only problem, industry...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Former DuPage County Board chairman Bob Schillerstrom said Wednesday that he has formed an exploratory committee as he weighs a bid for the Republican state treasurer nomination.
Schillerstrom, 61, said his years of budgeting experience are well...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 6:00 AM
The town collector of Cicero surrendered to Naperville Police on Monday on charges stemming from an alleged battery and resisting arrest incident last month, authorities said.
Naperville Police officials said today that town collector Frances Reitz, 51,...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 9:06 AM
If you leave your car to go inside the new Tide Dry Cleaners in southwest Naperville, you'll notice a clean scent, an opening in the wall revealing the operations of the business, and a large orange dry cleaning machine that resembles a box of Tide...
| Oct 16, 2012
Consumers shopping for medicine on the Internet often are getting convenience, a good price and the cloak of privacy, but they may not be getting the real thing.
A burgeoning multibillion-dollar industry of counterfeit drugs — ranging from AIDS...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 10:38 AM
Last Name, First Name | City, State | Media
Axium, Carole | Chicago, IL | Jewelry
Barnish, Andrea | LaGrange, IL | Photography
Bank, Carla | Barrington, IL | Acrylic
Benes, Eugene | Homer Glen, IL | Wood
Benson, Jeffrey L. | Orland Park, IL |...
| May 21, 2013
| 6:28 PM
William Shatner jokingly told new “Star Wars” director J.J. Abrams during a sketch on ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live” last week that the franchise should revolve around Captain Kirk, the character Shatner famously played on “...
| May 17, 2013
| 10:35 PM
Deanna Pirpiris, Chicago, Taft High School
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Courtney Ackerman, Wilmette, New Trier Township High School
Leila Ayoub, Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove High School
Emily Bartusiak, Lake Forest, Woodlands Academy of...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 7:31 AM
Last night was "Prom Night" -- hope none of you are hungover, locked up, or pregnant this morning.
They're playing Flo Rida, but it's Huey Lewis I see up on the stage. HUEY! HUEY! HUEY!
Now, we're recapping last night and I am again twice subjected to...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 5:20 PM
A former Naperville North High School counselor and track coach pleaded guilty today to one count of criminal sex abuse involving a student, according to DuPage County prosecutors.
John Carbonaro, 35, of Warrenville, agreed to the plea just before his...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 4:12 PM
A Naperville man was charged today with stabbing a taxi driver in the throat and stealing the cab in Aurora early Thursday, authorities said.
Maurice A. Martin of the 700 block of Inland Circle was charged with aggravated vehicular hijacking,...