| Sep 25, 2012
| 9:09 AM
An 18-year-old man died after he was shot in an apparent drive-by Monday evening near west suburban Willowbrook.
Shortly after 6:30 p.m., DuPage County sheriffs responded to a call of shots fire near the area of Honeysuckle Rose and Lilac lanes in an...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 12:14 PM
One of three workers burned in a chemical flash fire earlier this month in unincorporated Willowbrook died Sunday, authorities said.
Luis Macias, 29, of the 1400 block of Busse Road in Mount Prospect, was pronounced dead at 1:55 p.m. Sunday at Loyola...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 1:56 PM
A flashlight used to point the way during an Oak Lawn home invasion more than a year ago ended up pointing the way to a suspect, police said today, thanks to DNA and detectives who wouldn't give up.
On Aug. 4, 2011 a 69-year-old homeowner and her 68-...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 4:33 PM
When Sgt. Jason Hoster deployed to Kuwait last year, the $500 checks supported his father while he underwent chemotherapy for lung cancer. During an earlier tour in Afghanistan, the cash helped his mother cover expenses.
Those grants came from the...
| Mar 22, 2011
| 3:01 PM
The DuPage County Board today voted in favor of a group’s request to build a mosque in an unincorporated area near Willowbrook.
The vote was 13-5. It came after another proposal to send the matter back to the Zoning Board was rejected.
| Jun 30, 2011
| 6:31 PM
The man arrested after allegedly sneaking aboard a New York-to-Los Angeles flight has been involved in several businesses in Chicago that offer Internet marketing for church ministries.
Public records list Olajide Oluwaseun Noibi’s home address...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 4:19 PM
A man and a woman were found dead following an apparent murder-suicide in unincorporated DuPage County near Willowbrook, law enforcement authorities said today.
Officers were called to investigate a report of gunshots in the 10S400 block of Echo Lane...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 4:19 PM
In a face-to-face showdown of top student teams from all 50 states, the Kansas team triumphed over the field to become known as the nation’s brightest young auto technology minds, as the Ford/AAA Student Auto Skills concluded its 63rd year in...
| Nov 20, 2011
| 12:14 PM
A 20-year-old woman and a baby were injured on Interstate 55 late Saturday night after their car went over the edge of the Route 83 bridge above the highway and landed on its roof in the southbound lanes below, police said.
Both suffered serious...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 3:48 PM
A man and his girlfriend have been charged in a suburban home invasions that was part of a rash of crimes targeting elderly homeowners who recently had furniture delivered to their homes, authorities said.
Mark Stanko, 26, and Tracy Denell, 28, have...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 12:57 PM
Garnering the attention of a starlet stepping from a limo on Oscars night, a rare snowy owl rehabilitated after being struck by an SUV eight weeks ago was released into the wild today and floated northeast over the tree tops of a DuPage County Forest...