| Dec 25, 2013
It didn't matter how many times Elaine Cornett walked in and out of Leighton Criminal Court Building without saying hello. The volunteers for Courtside Ministries Chicago who prayed outside every day would not give up.
Sure enough, one day Cornett...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 1:12 PM
What will happen to the DuPage County fairgrounds? Will voters approve money to renovate Glenbard high schools? Who will replace a retiring Glen Ellyn trustee? These are some of the questions that will be answered in 2014 as Wheaton and Glen Ellyn gear up...
| Jan 6, 2014
The public libraries for both Glen Ellyn and Wheaton closed their doors early Monday because of the frigid weather.
The libraries, which are listed by DuPage County as a warming center, closed at 5 p.m. That left the police station lobbies as the...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Center for Veterinary Medicine (FDA CVM), from 2010 through Dec. 17, 2012, a reported 2,674 dogs were sickened as a result of eating chicken jerky treats made in China. A reported 501 dogs died as a...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 2:48 PM
A panel of contractors, real estate professionals, finance experts and others appointed to find new uses for the DuPage County fairgrounds in Wheaton kicked off its efforts Wednesday, starting a process that could change the future of the land and the...
| Oct 7, 2013
For years, Rosie and June have greeted visitors at Wheaton's Danada Equestrian Center, pulling families on hay rides, leading sleighs and posing for countless pictures with smiling children.
The Percheron draft horses, each the mother to two foals...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 3:18 PM
Thursday, Oct. 10
Chicago Public, Big Shoulders
Lincoln Park at Taft, at Lane
Steinmetz at Roosevelt, 4:15 at Lane
Chicago Public, Illini Heartland
Harper at Marshall, 4:15 at Rockne
Chicago Public, Illini Land of Lincoln
Harlan at Julian,...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 5:13 PM
WASHINGTON — Democratic Rep. Bill Enyart, a retired general from downstate Illinois, said Thursday from the House floor that his wife had gotten a call from one of her best friends, a woman he said was angry, disappointed and frightened.
| Oct 21, 2013
| 3:44 PM
Tuesday, Oct. 22
Chicago Public, Inter-City 1
Little Village at Maine, 5:30 at Lane
Chicago Public, Inter-City 2
Gage Park at Bronzeville, 4:15 at Eckersall
Juarez at Kelly, 4:15 at Rockne
Kennedy at Tilden, 4:15 at Stagg
| Oct 23, 2013
| 3:18 PM
Rosie and June will remain at the Danada Equestrian Center for now, ending a debate over whether the retired draft horses should be adopted or allowed to stay at the DuPage County Forest Preserve District's Wheaton facility.
"Some things are not...
| Oct 31, 2013
Letters to the editor from Woodridge, La Grange and Bolingbrook for the Oct. 31 TribLocal print edition.
While we were sleeping, Jack Frost arrived and painted the autumn landscape with a real heavy dose of frost. The frost glowed in...