| Jun 10, 2014
| 7:42 AM
The following items were taken from Naperville police reports:
A radio was stolen from a vehicle in the 1000 block of Heritage Hill Drive between 6:15 p.m. June 4 and 6:15 a.m. June 5.
Four people in a vehicle in the 500 block of Kiowa Drive were...
| Jun 9, 2014
Michael Riley Wegrzyn brought a love of teaching, science and the environment to his students at high schools in Naperville and Aurora, where he taught for a decade.
"Students always responded positively to Mike," said Jeff Schmela, a fellow science...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 8:27 AM
A variety of free concerts offer Naperville residents plenty of summertime fun.
"Keeping the events free of charge allows participants to attend on the spur of the moment, to bring the whole family and to invite others to join them," said Sue Omanson,...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 10:22 AM
A running event this weekend in Naperville distinguishes itself from a sea of such contests by being for women only.
An estimated 2,200 women will run in the Athleta Esprit de She triathlon Sunday at Centennial Beach and in Riverwalk Park to raise money...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Brandon Marshall knows first-hand the pain of mental illness.
Treated for borderline personality disorder after a 2010 diagnosis, the Chicago Bears wide receiver offered support and his personal narrative as he helped kick off a 60-mile motorcycle...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 8:04 AM
Three years after becoming the first couple in DuPage County to obtain a civil union license, Roseann Szalkowski and Barb McMillan became the first same-sex couple in the county to marry Monday.
While officially becoming spouses won't change much in...
| May 30, 2014
| 5:30 AM
The state’s felony hazing law withstood a constitutional challenge today in a case involving an NIU student who authorities said died after drinking too much alcohol at a pledge party.
The law prohibiting hazing is not overly broad or so vague...
| May 29, 2014
| 10:24 AM
A Naperville man was killed in a single-car crash on Interstate 55 Wednesday, according to authorities.
Vernon H. Joy Jr., 71, was traveling south on I-55 near Interstate 355 at about 2:28 p.m. when he lost control of the vehicle, drove into a grassy...
| May 27, 2014
| 10:10 AM
Naperville police have arrested two men in connection with two armed robberies at a 7-Eleven.
The store in the 300 block of East Bailey Road was robbed by a masked man who implied he had a weapon on both May 15 and May 22.
Adam R. Zace, 30, of the 400...
| May 25, 2014
| 4:54 PM
Orland Park police touted a reduction in crime in its 2013 annual report, but it also drew attention to a statistic that jumped 3,450 percent in two years: the number of people police brought to hospitals or mental health facilities for evaluation for...
| May 13, 2014
| 3:05 PM
Both the boys and girls track teams from Naperville North and Central competed in large invitationals last Thursday and Friday night. For the boys, it was the DuPage County Meet, where Naperville North finished fourth while Central was fifth in the 12-...