| Jan 6, 2012
| 5:57 PM
Everybody loves Luis Urrea – including those who only know him as the author, Luis Alberto Urrea. The author of 14 books, including the Pulitzer Prize finalist “The Devil’s Highway,” a non-fiction saga of immigrants lost in the...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 7:55 AM
People are hungry for connections. They can read Luis Urrea’s books, and do, but the chance to meet him, laugh with him, and hear him recite passages from his books (from memory, by the way), that’s magic.
And one thing people really want,...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 11:59 AM
Erica Salgado cashed checks at a Montgomery currency exchange so often that she became friendly with the manager.
Salgado told the manager that the cash went for reimbursements at the Naperville property rental business she owned.
“All lies. All...
| Mar 18, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Redfield: Walter Williams, 81, of Redfield died Thursday, March 15, 2012, at home.
His funeral will be Tuesday, March 20, 2012, at 11 a.m. at the United Methodist Church. The Rev. Stephen Perry will officiate.
Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery....
| Mar 19, 2012
| 10:58 AM
A Naperville man pleaded not guilty today to the barroom murder of an elementary school teacher, and his lawyer said he is awaiting potentially relevant video and blood-alcohol evidence.
Daniel Olaska, 27, entered his plea in a brief DuPage County...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 3:36 PM
2 oz. SMIRNOFF® Iced Cake™ Flavored Vodka
1 oz. Orange juice
1 oz. Pineapple juice
1 top(s) Club soda
Build in a Highball glass over ice and top off with Club Soda. Garnish with sprinkles, a cherry and an orange twist.
| 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...
| May 4, 2012
| 2:44 PM
A 22-year-old Naperville woman is facing a felony disorderly conduct charge after officials said she filed a false police report claiming she was sexually assaulted.
Bail was set at $1,500 cash for Sarah C. Eschbach of the 2700 block of Spinner Court,...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 4:35 PM
"Unimaginable horror" - That's how Dupage County State's Attorney Robert Berlin described the scene.
Police officers in Naperville are attending a mandatory counseling session after responding to the scene where two children were brutally stabbed to...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 4:51 PM
A new judge has been assigned to hear the case of a Naperville woman accused of killing her 7-year-old son and a 5-year-old girl she had been watching.
The attorney for Elzbieta Plackowska asked for a substitute to DuPage County Judge John Kinsella,...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 3:35 PM
Candidates in a trio of competitive suburban congressional contests spent the day before the election making the traditional round of train stations, diners and local businesses in a final search for votes.
In the nationally watched 8th District,...