| Jan 9, 2014
When Bruce Rauner initially came onto the political scene as a Republican candidate for governor, I was interested in what he had to say. As a registered Democrat, I consider myself to be a moderate. Springfield really does need new leadership, and at...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 1:43 PM
Friday. Aug. 30
Ag. Science 22, Roosevelt 0
Belleville East 35, Hubbard 0
Buffalo Grove 28, Leyden 14
CICS/Longwood 14, Marine 8
Clinton (Wis.) 19, North Boone 8
DeKalb 25, Vernon Hills 10
Douglass 12, Bronzeville 8
Evanston 39, Proviso...
| 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 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.
| Aug 22, 2012
| 1:45 PM
A Wheaton lawyer who took client money to cover his personal expenses was sentenced today to a stint in the DuPage County jail.
Peter R. Vogel, 66, was ordered to serve 14 days in jail and was placed on probation after pleading guilty to a forgery...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 1:08 PM
An armed Wheaton man accused of entering the Glen Ellyn home of a female acquaintance and firing a shot during an ensuing confrontation was being held Monday in the DuPage County Jail in lieu of $1 million bail.
DuPage prosecutors identified the man as...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 9:37 AM
A 38-year-old Wheaton man was charged with breaking into a school and several churches in unincorporated DuPage County, officials said.
Jason Schultz, of the 700 block of Liberty Avenue, was charged with burglary from a school or place of worship, a...
| Aug 28, 2012
A federal judge has dismissed Wheaton College's lawsuit against the Obama administration for requiring the evangelical Christian college to offer health insurance that covers the cost of contraception, including the morning-after pill, for employees.
| Oct 9, 2012
| 12:40 PM
For the first time ever, more than 3,000 DuPage County police officers, firefighters and emergency responders are on the same wavelength.
After years of delays, county political and public safety officials on Tuesday announced the full implementation...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 11:56 AM
A Northlake man pleaded not guilty today in the December stabbing death of his ex-girlfriend in her DuPage County apartment.
At a court hearing at the DuPage County Courthouse in Wheaton, Adam Belmont, 23, entered the plea in connection with the...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 10:04 PM
In Palm Springs, Tra Holder scored 29 points, Yanathan Napoleon had 20 points and Leland King finished with 18 points and 15 rebounds in Brentwood's 79-69 win over Utah Pleasant Grove. Westchester knocked off Harvard-Westlake, 70-59. Loyola suffered its...