| Jun 2, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Midway is the little airport that could.
Despite numerous hurdles, it managed to become the busiest airport in the world, a title it held for at least 15 years. Don't remember the golden age? The little airfield on the city's Southwest Side...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 9:29 AM
A man accused of starting the fire that killed a Lombard woman traded text messages with her for several hours as he stood outside her house before setting her car aflame, authorities said today.
DuPage County State’s Atty. Robert Berlin released...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 10:46 AM
The man accused of setting a fire that killed a young Lombard mother and seriously injured her friend pleaded not guilty Monday to murder and arson charges.
Todd Mandoline, 23, of Villa Park, appeared Monday in DuPage County court, where he is charged...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 12:51 PM
A Downers Grove man who believed his pregnant wife had been unfaithful to him pleaded guilty today to her first-degree murder and the intentional homicide of his unborn son.
Eric Gilford, 32, a U.S. Navy recruiter, pleaded guilty after DuPage County...
| Jan 8, 2011
| 1:30 PM
After two days of deliberations a DuPage County jury today convicted Semaj Walker 25, of Chicago, of the 2007 murder of a Villa Park man in his home while he was being robbed of cash and credit cards.
Walker was the last of four Chicago men charged with...
| Jan 14, 2011
| 4:18 PM
The DuPage Water Commission's board has hired retired DuPage County Auditor Jim Rasins as the agency's treasurer and agreed to restart talks with three finalists who interviewed last year to be the commission's general manager.
Commissioners have said...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 4:19 PM
In a face-to-face showdown of top student teams from all 50 states, the Kansas team triumphed over the field to become known as the nation’s brightest young auto technology minds, as the Ford/AAA Student Auto Skills concluded its 63rd year in...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 4:08 PM
A yellow Labrador retriever was reunited with its owner Sunday evening after a man stole the SUV the dog had been in, used the vehicle to shoplift from a Wal-Mart and was finally captured after crashing the SUV into a tree during a police chase,...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 5:40 PM
Four people were found dead after a fire in Villa Park home Tuesday.
The lone suspect in this quadruple homicide took his own life Tuesday afternoon as investigators closed in.
42-year-old Cedric Anderson, a man with a long criminal history, left a...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 12:55 PM
You may have never stepped into Villa Park's Supreme Lobster, but there's a good chance you've eaten some of their fish.
The nearly 38 year-old seafood supplier ships fresh fish to more than 3,000 Midwestern restaurants, including many of the top spots...
| May 11, 2011
| 2:22 PM
A state prison inmate from Villa Park, serving a 10-year stint for drunken driving, blames his inability to eat solid food on DuPage County jail guards he claims in a lawsuit are responsible for the disappearance of his dentures two years ago.