| 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...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 10:28 AM
Humans and canines are invited to join the fun at the 19th Annual 'Makin' Strides for Strays' Walkathon to benefit the homeless animals of A.D.O.P.T. Pet Shelter on Sunday, May 6 in downtown Naperville.
The walk begins with registration from 7:30 to 8:30...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 2:57 PM
The National Weather Service has issued a "red flag warning" for northern Illinois and northwest Indiana from noon Central Time until 8 p.m. because warm, dry and windy weather "will become favorable for rapid growth of wildfires."
Red flag warnings...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 11:59 AM
A DuPage County judge today ordered that a Naperville man accused of stabbing a teacher to death in a nightclub confrontation continue to be held without bail until a March hearing.
The parents of both defendant Daniel J. Olaska and stabbing victim Shaun...
| Feb 5, 2012
| 10:58 AM
The nightclub stabbing that killed a young Naperville teacher was reportedly touched off by a squabble authorities called so trivial – drinking beer from a wine glass – they could offer no reasonable explanation for the tragic events it...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 10:12 AM
A teacher was stabbed to death at a nightclub in Naperville after a man inside was teased.
Shaun Wild died after he was stabbed in the heart at "Frankie's Blue Room" early Saturday morning.
Wild was a teacher at Spring Brook Elementary.
| Jan 30, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Loyola Health Fair
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| Jan 29, 2012
A car apparently driven by President Barack Obama is up for sale on eBay for $1 million.
Obama leased and drove the gray 2005 Chrysler 300C from the summer of 2004 through 2007, according to the eBay listing by a seller named cubfanatic23....
| Jan 27, 2012
| 10:15 AM
A school bus rolled on its side and slid into a cornfield, sending 9 special-needs pupils and the driver to local hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries this morning in Kane County near Sugar Grove, authorities said.
The students were being taken...