| Jun 23, 2014
| 3:09 PM
Naperville Unit District 203 has hired two new administrators for the upcoming school year.
Michelle Fregoso of Naperville has been named director of communications, replacing Susan Rice, who left in January. Her annual salary is $90,000, district...
| 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...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 4:52 PM
The Naperville Park District's plans to upgrade Sportsman's Park may receive funding from a somewhat unusual source.
City councilmen on Monday informally agreed to give the district a Special Events and Cultural Amenities grant not only this year, but...
| 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-...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 11:58 AM
Naperville city councilmen are no longer eligible for pension benefits.
The majority declined to sign paperwork certifying they work the required 1,000 hours a year. The City Council voted 7-0 Tuesday to rescind the benefit.
"I think the best thing...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 3:46 PM
The City of Naperville is mourning the loss of one of its finest. Canine police officer Sabek, a nine-year veteran of the force, was put to sleep two weeks ago following a fast-progressing terminal illness.
Sabek was a pure-blooded German shepherd who...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 12:06 PM
With the number of runners for this year's Naperville Marathon doubled to 7,000, plenty of slots remain open as registration nears the end of the first week.
Following pre-registration to run for 26 charities and two days of open registration, race...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 3:39 PM
A fire that broke out near downtown Naperville Thursday night killed a 39-year-old woman who is believed to have been cooking at the time, according to authorities.
Firefighters were called to a three-story apartment building in the 100 block of Douglas...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 9:29 PM
Naperville has tapped Joliet's finance director to be its own, the city announced Friday.
Rachel Mayer was chosen from more than 200 applicants to replace Karen DeAngelis, who is retiring.
"Rachel Mayer has an extensive background in budget and...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 5:28 PM
Chicago’s suburbs this fall aren’t expected to be quite the congressional battleground they were two years ago, but Republicans are pushing ahead after Tuesday’s primary election as the party tries to take back three seats Democrats...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 2:55 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
•A woman stole roughly $700 worth of perfume from a store in the 2700 block of Aurora Avenue about 3:33 p.m. March 11.
•An employee stole $63 from a business in the 1600...