| Aug 10, 2012
| 3:08 PM
Police arrested two juveniles who fled a burglary in Naperville this afternoon.
About 12:37 p.m. Naperville Police got a call of a burglary in progress on the 3500 block of Scottsdale Circle in the White Eagle subdivision, according to a police news...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 4:11 PM
A Naperville man who sexually assaulted two young girls left in his care after their mother was murdered faces a natural life sentence after being found guilty by a DuPage County jury.
The jury returned guilty verdicts on six counts of predatory criminal...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 3:17 PM
Two burger chains are making the commute from the suburbs into Chicago city to beef up the city’s burger options.
Meatheads has eight locations in Illinois, including restaurants in Northbrook, Naperville and Schaumburg, and is working on opening a...
| Jul 2, 2009
Every year on July 3 and 4, Illinois residents flock to massive fireworks displays to watch things blow up in celebration of America's independence. But many of them may find smaller-scale displays right on their block -- even though in Illinois, it's...
| Oct 30, 2009
Surrounded by sports fields and suburban lawns, Hadley Junior High School could be the envy of the state.
Nine of every 10 students at the Glen Ellyn school passed state exams in reading and math, according to the 2009 Illinois School Report Card made...
| Nov 2, 2009
Donna Yehl's fourth-grade students bob behind their desks, heads going up and down as if they sat on the deck of a rolling ship.
But it's not a bad case of fidgeting.
The two dozen kids in Yehl's classroom do all of their classwork perched on exercise...
| Apr 26, 2010
Surgery, by definition, has risks attached. And anything that cuts down on those risks is welcome.
That's why one system for tracking and locating "retained objects"—things left in patients after an operation—is getting a closer look in the...
| Nov 8, 2008
| 10:28 PM
The agony was written all over the face of Naperville North's Kyle Gibson.
Gibson and his Huskies teammates had just gone toe-to-toe with 26-time state champion York Saturday afternoon in the 3A state cross-country meet at a chilly and windy Detweiller...
| Nov 29, 2007
| 5:08 PM
Naperville Central: Evan Thayer, Sr.
Naperville North: Dan Harper, Sr; David McWilliams, Jr; John Newman, Sr; Kyle Gibson, Jr; Mike Herbert, Jr; Tyler Jermann, Soph.
Wheaton North: Andrew Kaehr, Sr; Brian Schlick, Sr; Chase Kadlec, Sr; Collin...
| Jul 12, 2010
| 2:18 PM
Sold on a promise of cheap, clean electricity, dozens of communities in Illinois and eight other Midwest states instead are facing more expensive utility bills after bankrolling a new coal-fired power plant that will be one of the nation's largest sources...
| Jul 22, 2009
When University of Illinois board Chairman Niranjan Shah asked for help in getting his future son-in-law a job in 2007, Chancellor Richard Herman and other top campus officials responded by essentially creating a personal job-placement service, new...