Who Is Darien's Citizen of the Year?
Darien residents have until Jan. 7 to make their pick for the 2014 Citizen of the Year.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
EJH/VFW Patriot Pen Essay Reading
The authors of the top three Patriot's Pen Essays, as selected by the Darien VFW Post 2838, read their entries during the Eisenhower Junior High School/Barnes & Noble Book Fair last night at the Bolingbrook Promenade.
Poinsettias create 'beautiful sight' at Cantigny
Don and Arline Johnson of Naperville take photos of the more than 3,000 poinsettias in the greenhouse at Cantigny Park during the annual "Shades of Crimson" event.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Phil Caputo's 'The Longest Road' the 2014 Big Read Book
The Longest Road by Philip Caputo is the 2014 Big Read Book for 10 of Chicago's west suburban public libraries.
Good Samaritans pull driver from burning SUV: 'You do what you have to do'
One's a suburban police officer, the other a retired officer and the third wants to be a cop.
I-55 crash victim identified as Crystal Lake man
Officials have identified the victim of a fatal two-car crash Sunday morning on southbound I-55 as a 28-year-old Crystal Lake man.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
1 Dead in Fatal Stevenson Crash Near Darien: Report
A 29-year-old man driving the wrong way struck an SUV at around 5:30 a.m. at Lemont Road, according to the report.
Police: Person Killed In Wrong Way Crash On I-55
One person died Sunday morning after a wrong way driver collided with a vehicle in the southbound lanes of Interstate 55 near west suburban Darien, state police said.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
200 Food Basket's, and a Toy for a Child
You can help 200 families and make over 1000 people have a nicer Holidays with your donations.
Used Thunderbird was never abused
Art Kastl of Darien went to the auto dealership with his father the day he drove this Thunderbird home in 1966.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
'The Nutcracker' to Dazzle at the Hinsdale Central Auditorium
Wondering what's going on around the Darien and Woodridge area? Check out our look at what you should be watching out for the week.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
The Business Ledger
NAI Hiffman represents 3 landlords in suburban retail leases
OAKBROOK TERRACE NAI Hiffman recently represented ownership in three separate retail transactions in the Chicagoland suburbs.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Chuck's Southern Comforts Cafe in Darien
Looking to experience breakfast in a whole new way? Want to try some Mexican, Cajun and traditional breakfast dishes you have never tried before? Then come to Chuck's Southern Comforts Cafe in Darien.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
The Doings Weekly
Special needs actors present - Sound of Music' in Western Springs
Shelly Meegan, Darien, Colin Francis, La Grange, Melissa Hoffman, Darien, Adam Bait-Rickert, Hinsdale, Holt Hapel, Hinsdale, Joey Dugan, Western Springs, Karl Urycki, La Grange, and Barb Cerkanowicz, Darien rehearse at the Performing Arts Center at Lyons Township H.S. South in Western Springs Monday, November, 18, 2013.
Please Help Michael fight Leukemia
Hi Everyone!! I wanted to let you know I am in the final week of the campaign to help this family.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Storms Knock Out Power to Area Homes
Massive thunderstorms that swept across much of northern and central Illinois Sunday knocked out power to homes in the Woodridge and Darien area.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Annual DAAWN Benefit Luncheon
The DuPage Academic Achievement Workgroup Network is hosting its Annual Benefit Luncheon on Saturday, December 14 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Ashton Place, 341 75th Street in Willowbrook, IL.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Blotter: Drug, DUI, Retail Theft, Assault, License and Other Charges
Pedro Valle-Diaz, 33, 331 Arbor, Bolingbrook, arrested by the Bolingbrook Police Department and booked into the Will County jail on Nov. 11 on a charge of possession of a controlled substance and on a Will County warrant.
VFW Veterans Day Ceremony Scheduled in Darien
Just a reminder: The VFW Post 2838 will hold its annual Veterans Day Ceremony at 11 a.m. Nov. 11 in Community Park.