| Aug 6, 2012
When Steve Bernas took over as CEO of the Chicago region's Better Business Bureau, the only employer he's ever known as a professional, it was a baptism by fire.
Bernas was being groomed to take over, but he only took the reins in 2007 because his...
| Jul 2, 2012
The flight attendant spied the Nuclear Regulatory Commission logo on Chuck Casto's T-shirt and escorted him to first class.
Three days after the Pacific Ocean had risen and shattered the northern Japanese coast March 11, 2011, Casto's plane headed...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 11:48 AM
James J. O’Donnell Jr., 65, of La Crescenta, CA, passed away Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012, in the Hospice Unit at VA Sepulveda Ambulatory Care Center in North Hills, CA. Born May 8, 1947, he was a 1965 graduate of Forest View High School in Arlington...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 10:20 AM
Three dogs were killed in an apartment fire in Naperville.
It happened Wednesday afternoon inside a two-story apartment complex.
Firefighters arrived to find heavy smoke in an unoccupied apartment on the first floor.
They put out the fire within 10...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 1:21 PM
A man who allegedly stole from patients and workers at a Naperville hospital has been charged with burglary after using a stolen credit card to buy gas and cigarettes.
Naperville police responded Thursday afternoon to a call of a theft at Edward...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 4:06 PM
Records through Saturday; previous in parentheses.
1. Young 2-0 (1)
Dolphins host elite tourney this weekend.
2. Montini 6-0 (2)
Beat St. Edward 71-9.
3. Marist 6-0 (3)
Hosts No. 9 Fenwick on Saturday.
4. Marian Catholic 6-0 (4)
| Nov 13, 2012
| 6:00 PM
A judge ordered a psychiatric evaluation Tuesday of the Naperville woman accused of murdering her young son and the little girl she was baby sitting.
DuPage County prosecutors, anticipating a possible insanity defense, want to have a mental health expert...
| Aug 4, 2011
The number of gay and lesbian households in Illinois jumped dramatically over the last decade, in part a reflection of societal changes that have made it easier for couples to be open about being in a same-sex relationship.
In Illinois, the number of...
| Feb 28, 2011
| 4:34 AM
Despite recent revelations about an expensive and non-competitive contract awarded by DuPage County to Motorola for the operation of a countywide emergency radio system, the …...
| Mar 2, 2011
| 4:34 AM
The Downers Grove Village Council approved a measure allowing village emergency responders to participate in the countywide emergency radio network despite concerns over a ballooning …...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 4:35 AM
Though they shook hands nearly 15 years ago, council members voted Tuesday to honor an agreement with the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County. In …...