| Jun 14, 2014
| 2:21 PM
The Kane County Coroner's Office has moved its county morgue and its autopsy operations to DuPage County following the discovery of "black mold" at the morgue in Geneva.
Rob Russell, Kane County Coroner, said the mold was discovered last week as county...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 5:48 AM
This year's 4th of July events in Wheaton will celebrate the history of the community.
The theme will be "Generations of America," to commemorate the 175th anniversary of DuPage County, said Kristina Nemetz, of the Wheaton Park District, which organizes...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 8:54 AM
DuPage County Health Department officials are planning to build an $11 million community center on its portion of the county government complex in Wheaton.
It has the backing of the city of Wheaton, as council members voted unanimously on Monday to...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 5:31 PM
The morning after securing the Republican nomination for a seat in the Illinois House, Peter Breen was pulling yard signs, collecting the campaign material for a brief retirement.
The signs will be back out soon, in time to try to woo voters again for...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 10:59 AM
Organizers say it's fitting that the winner of a statewide contest sponsored by libraries to bring recognition and readers to self-published authors is none other than a librarian.
Wheaton resident Joanne Zienty, a media specialist at the Forest...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 11:04 AM
A DuPage County Clerk's Office employee is challenging State Rep. Jeanne Ives for the Republican nomination to Illinois House District 42.
Adam Johnson, of Warrenville, believes his work in the clerk's office can help him bring relief to taxpayers.
| Apr 25, 2014
| 5:30 PM
The former president of a Wheaton high school booster club who prosecutors say used the organization as her "personal piggy bank" has pleaded guilty to theft charges.
Dorothy "Dee" Horky, 58, of Carol Stream, admitted guilt Thursday to felony theft over...
| May 10, 2014
| 10:37 AM
A 27-year-old man has died this morning after a fire in west suburban Glen Ellyn, fire officials said.
Abdullah Rantissi died at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood after being admitted to the burn unit, according to a statement from the Glen...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 8:02 AM
Boyle hits grand slam
Wheaton's Joe Boyle, who plays baseball for Benet Academy, drove in seven runs and hit an inside-the-park grand slam in the Redwings' 12-7 victory over Downers Grove South on April 1.
It was the Redwings' first win after dropping...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 1:08 PM
A financial consultant pointed at economic revitalization and development as key ways to improve Glen Ellyn's revenues, underscoring a familiar point during a presentation Monday night.
An outside accounting and auditing firm was brought in this year to...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 12:42 PM
The Wheaton City Council has formally objected to plans for a 21-house subdivision proposed for seven vacant acres immediately adjacent to the city's boundaries.
Since last fall, the Muehlfelt family, which owns the land, and developer M/I Homes have...