| Feb 11, 2014
| 10:15 AM
Glen Ellyn will start regulating sprinkler and irrigation systems in the village, a move to protect its water system, although how the program will be carried out is still to be decided.
The board of trustees voted unanimously Feb. 10 to adopt cross-...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 3:08 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
A basement in the 900 block of Hidden Lake Road was flooded after someone turned on the outside water spigot between 10 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Jan. 30.
A wallet was stolen after being left...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 4:22 PM
BUCKNELL (18) Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Hometown/High School Thomas Adams LB/LS 6-2 215 Sparta, N.J./Pope John XXIII Abdullah Anderson DE 6-4 240 Absegami, N.J./Absegami Mac Atkins S 6-0 200 Pittsford, N.Y./Pittsford Mendon Craig Cassidy DE 6-1 235 Mount Laurel,...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 5:24 AM
Erin Ferrell didn’t have a problem with Naperville’s decision to try and conserve road salt amid a regional salt shortage. That is, until she attempted to drive to work on Wednesday morning.
“You couldn’t even see the lanes...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 6:07 PM
Quinn Smith got up at 5:30 a.m. Wednesday — "It's different for a California kid getting up that early," he said later — because he didn't want the Lafayette football coaches to think he had changed his mind.
So, he sat around his San...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 1:10 PM
Nine video gambling cafes with friendly names like Stella's Place and Dotty's have opened in the last several weeks from Oak Lawn to Matteson.
These cafes are essentially mini-casinos with each one having the state limit of five video gambling machines....
| Feb 4, 2014
| 11:36 AM
The following items were taken from Naperville police reports:
•CDs and paperwork were stolen from an unlocked car in an unlocked garage in the 300 block of Pearson Circle between 8 p.m. Jan. 23 and 7:52 a.m. Jan. 24.
| Feb 1, 2014
| 3:26 PM
In the midst of a rough winter, some municipalities are rationing their road salt supplies given a regional shortage -- but Chicago officials say they're not worried about the city's salt supply.
This season's above-average snowfall and deep-freeze...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 6:43 PM
Four Republicans vying in a west and southwest suburban congressional primary said Friday that Democratic U.S. Rep. Bill Foster is vulnerable because he voted for the Affordable Care Act and won’t have President Barack Obama at the top of the...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 9:14 AM
Good financial management, effective employees, partnerships and other factors make Naperville "strong and getting stronger,"" Mayor George Pradel said during his annual state of the city address Monday..
For the 19th consecutive year, Pradel...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 10:31 AM
Three area school districts have announced they will remain closed on Tuesday due to the extreme cold.
Naperville Unit District 203, Indian Prairie Unit District 204 and Lisle Unit District 202 have all canceled classes as well as after-school...