| Jul 16, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Nine female Blanding’s turtles were placed near the shoreline of a pond in a private section of Brookfield Zoo on Tuesday morning.
Some required a little help to find their new watery home while others immediately began to shuffle their way into...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 10:23 AM
The line at the People's Resource Center snaked through aisles of canned soup, bread and produce.
Summer is a busy time for the food pantry in Wheaton, when many children are out of school and families have more mouths of feed. It is also a time when...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 8:15 AM
A new business that promises to power up your life is open in Orland Park.
Battery Giant, which carries everything from car batteries to hearing-aid batteries, held its grand opening June 22 at 15006 S. La Grange Road in the Orland Greens shopping...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 10:34 AM
Dolores Wagner, 81, Sundance, WY, died at her home July 5, 2013.
Memorial Services for Dolores will be held at 10:00 AM, Saturday, July 13, 2013, at Mount Calvary Lutheran Church in Sundance.
She is survived by her children, David Wagner, Ridgecrest,...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 10:37 AM
More details have been released regarding human remains found at Herrick Lake Forest Preserve in 2010, the DuPage County Sheriff's Office announced Monday.
The new information was made available this week as law enforcement officials asked the public...
| Jun 26, 2013
The following items were taken from police reports:
•After an incident on the evening of June 20 at a business in the 1500 block of Naperville Wheaton Road, a 23-year-old woman was charged with child endangerment.
| Jun 26, 2013
| 6:51 PM
A Wheaton North High School teacher was sentenced to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty Wednesday to sexually assaulting a student.
Edwin Klemm, 43, who was charged with two counts of criminal sexual assault, received consecutive five-year terms,...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 1:20 PM
A collection of briefs from Glen Ellyn and Wheaton.
COD hosts 8th annual Fire Service 'Home Day'
More than 100 fire service leaders in the state will convene at the College of DuPage on Thursday for the 8th annual Illinois Fire Service "Home Day."...
| 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...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 8:11 PM
With a few more rain showers and even snow flurries predicted in the Chicago area Friday, rescue workers pulled stranded residents from their flood-damaged homes while Gov. Pat Quinn declared 38 counties state disaster areas.
Gov. Quinn’s office...
| 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...