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The DuPage County seat's historic Cape Cods, four-squares and Victorians stand untouched in the teardown craze. Read more about Wheaton.

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The DuPage County seat's historic Cape Cods, four-squares and Victorians stand untouched in the teardown craze. Read more about Wheaton.

Find community news and events at TribLocal Wheaton.
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  • Global manufacturer to consolidate Ky. operations to Porter Co.

    Global manufacturer to consolidate Ky. operations to Porter Co.
    Leggett and Platt, Inc., a manufacturer of engineered components, announced Monday that it will consolidate parts of its Kentucky-based manufacturing operations here, creating up to 30 new jobs by 2012. The company, which manufactures residential...
  • In with the old: Homeowners, builders recycle the past with architectural salvage

    In with the old: Homeowners, builders recycle the past with architectural salvage
    Anchor a stairway with an antique cast-iron newel post. Dress a window with vintage schoolhouse maps instead of shades. Turn a jettisoned apothecary cabinet into a bathroom vanity. Adorn walls with mantels from previous lives. Use those tips and many...
  • Refugee who abandoned newborn fights to get him back

    Refugee who abandoned newborn fights to get him back
    A young woman--a refugee from Myanmar--imprisoned after giving birth to a baby boy in a backyard near her Wheaton apartment and then abandoning him is scheduled to be in DuPage County Juvenile Court today for a hearing on whether she should lose her...
  • September 16: Adopt A Pet - DuPage County Animal Care and Control

    September 16: Adopt A Pet - DuPage County Animal Care and Control
    Fall Festival Open House and Pet Expo Saturday, September 17t 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. DuPage County Animal Care and Control 120 N. County Farm Road Wheaton www.dupageco.org/animalcontrol
  • Man charged in Carol Stream bank robbery, suspected in others

    Man charged in Carol Stream bank robbery, suspected in others
    A Carol Stream man was charged today with bank robbery in connection with a holdup that occurred in that community earlier this month, authorities said. Stephen Bolf, 28, was arrested Thursday by Carol Stream police, according to the FBI. Bolf was...
  • Man tried to drug husky dog that was rival of girlfriend's dog, witnesses testify

    Man tried to drug husky dog that was rival of girlfriend's dog, witnesses testify
    Two witnesses said Monday they saw a Pennsylvania man at a local dog show last year feeding something to a Siberian Husky that was later found to have ingested at least one drug intended for human use. The testimony came on the opening day of the trial...
  • Treasure hunt game device halts Metra trains

    Inbound and outbound Metra Union Pacific West Line trains were delayed this afternoon after a suspicious package -- later determined to be a device used in a treasure hunt game -- was discovered hanging over the train tracks, officials said. A passerby...
  • Biggert says recovering Kirk calls his treadmill his 'dreadmill'

    Biggert says recovering Kirk calls his treadmill his 'dreadmill'
    WASHINGTON — Sen. Mark Kirk, who suffered a severe stroke in January, met Thursday with Rep. Judy Biggert, who said he is “back on his game” and even wisecracking about his treadmill — which he calls his “dreadmill.”...
  • Chicago Sikhs react to shooting with education, prayer vigils

    Chicago Sikhs react to shooting with education, prayer vigils
    Reeling from the weekend attack that left six worshippers and the gunman dead at a suburban Milwaukee temple, local Sikh leaders Monday offered guests sweet hot tea, a vegetarian meal and an education. They welcomed outsiders to join them for prayer...
  • April 17: Focus on Family - Father and Son Outings

    April 17: Focus on Family - Father and Son Outings
    Kidwinks Father and Son Outings First Division Museum at Cantigny Park Cantigny Park was the home of Colonel Robert R. McCormick, former editor and publisher of The Chicago Tribune. Now it houses the McCormick Museum, beautiful gardens, the First...
  • DuPage election commission chairman resigns

    DuPage election commission chairman resigns
    The chairman of the DuPage Election Commission has resigned in the wake of a report that criticized a broad range of practices at the bipartisan agency. J.P. “Rick” Carney of Wheaton, who had served on the election board's three-person...