8 hrs ago
Find Christmas Tree Farms in Chicago Suburbs
Tree Farm: Puckerville Farms Hours of Operation: Open for the season on Nov. 29 and open daily from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. through Dec. 24. Location: 13332 Bell Rd Lemont, IL 60439 Details: Choose from the great selection of Fraser Firs ranging from 4 feet to 12 feet tall.
12 hrs ago
Man jailed in four theft, fraud cases
Andrew A. Ortega, 33, of Downers Grove, remains in DuPage County Jail, after he allegedly stole a vacuum cleaner from a department store in Naperville and then fought with the security workers and police officers who chased him.
23 hrs ago
Blue Christmas Service To Help Those Grieving This Holiday Season
St. Paul's United Church of Christ will host its annual Blue Christmas Service at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, 5739 Dunham Road, Downers Grove.
Can't-Miss Holiday Happenings in Downers Grove
Downers Grove offers plenty of ways to celebrate the season. Check out this list of can't-miss holiday events in Downers Grove.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
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Holiday Magic at the Brookfield Zoo Saturday December 17, 2011. Scott Hardesty/www.starphotos.us
Want to see the Sugar Plum Fairy float across stage, or Scrooge's joyful change of heart? Or are you looking forward to a concert of your favorite Christmas carols? Our guide lists the concerts, plays, dance productions and other activities for the holiday season.
Night life events: Parkers adds 3 cocktails to menu
Parkers' specialty cocktails Parkers' Restaurant and Pub boasts three new specialty cocktails: the St. Germain cocktail, made with St. Germain, sparkling wine and lime juice for $11; Caitlin's Peachy Dreamin' of the Beachy cocktail, made with High West Vodka, Blue Curacao and lime juice for $11; and the By the Seat of Your Pants or its Gin Rummy ... (more)
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Mariano's to Replace Some Dominick's Stores-But Not Yours
Mariano's has swooped in and grabbed several Dominick's locations off the selling block.
Downers Grove Woman Racks Up Felony DUI Charge after 3 Prior DUIs
A Downers Grove woman driving on a suspended license and three prior DUIS, faces charges of aggravated felony DUI and aggravated felony driving while license revoked after being curbed by Riverside police Nov. 30. aggravated felony driving while license revoked, and aggravated felony DUI Courtney L. Moy, 34 of the 7600 Block of Nottingham in ... (more)
Management: Quality Leadership 100
Quality is a way of life and that can clearly been seen when looking at this year's Quality Leadership 100 list.
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.
New Market Study Published: Dover Corporation - SWOT, Strategy and Corporate Finance Report
The report covers the company's structure, operation, SWOT analysis, product and service offerings, detailed financials, and corporate actions, providing a 360deg view of the company.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Suburban Christmas tree farms celebrate tradition
And, of course, honoring holiday traditions. For many families, searching for - and cutting down - the perfect tree is the first ritual that kicks off the season.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Two people struck by Metra trains
Metra spokeswoman Meg Reile said the incident occurred at Main Street near the station about 5:45 p.m. Train No.
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Things to do around Burr Ridge this weekend, Nov. 29-Dec. 1
The holiday season is in full swing this weekend. Check out a variety of celebrations and more for the season in our top five picks of things to do around Burr Ridge.
Tough choice. Endorse them all?
Picking a candidate for governor could be a tough choice for Republican primary voters.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Get a Running Start on Thanksgiving at Bonfield Express 5K
The annual Bonfield Express 5K Run/Walk begins at 8:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 28, at Main and Grove streets.
Christian Radio Host Accuses Mars Hill Pastor Mark Driscoll of Plagiarism
In an interview, Christian radio host Janet Mefferd accused Mars Hill Church pastor Mark Driscoll of plagiarism last week.
Title company owners, lawyers among 9 charged in mortgage fraud cases
The owners of a Downers Grove title company and two attorneys, one disbarred, are among nine people accused of fraudulently obtaining four home mortgage loans totaling more than $1 million.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
2 Men 'Sucker-Punched' at Rita's: Blotter
Two men reported being punched Nov. 23 at Rita's American Road House, 1211 Butterfield Road, Downers Grove.