28 min ago
Northwest suburban police blotter
Thieves stole a briefcase containing a laptop computer, iPad, and several endorsed business checks between 5:30 and 5:45 p.m. Dec. 11 out of an office building lobby, 171 W. Wing St. The victim left the briefcase there while getting a car from the parking lot.
17 hrs ago
Suspended Drivers Caught Behind the Wheel in Glen Ellyn
Victoria M. Walsh, 66, 677 Roosevelt Road, Glen Ellyn, was arrested on a warrant out of Kane County at 9:40 p.m. Nov. 14. She was also charged with driving with a suspended license and driving without insurance.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Glen Ellyn Children's Resource Center receives $10,000 Challenge Grant from Local Couple
The Anderson's Challenge Grant will match any new donations to GECRC as well as any donations over and above previous amounts made by the end of the year up to $10,000.
Glen Ellyn Police Blotter: Teens, Alcohol and Weapons Do Not Mix
Reynaldo Ibarra, 19, 1320 S. Lorraine, Wheaton, was arrested and charged with unlawful use of a weapon and illegal consumption of alcohol by a minor on the 300 block of Spruce at 1:48 a.m. Dec. 6. Nina Adjin, 23, 1577 Burr Oak, Wheaton, was arrested and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, possession of cannabis 30 grams or under ... (more)
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Glen Ellyn Jobs Central: Community Bank, Cadence Health, Firestone, Robert Half
We've rounded up a list of local job ads to aid you in your search. The jobs below are listed as being in the Glen Ellyn area and posted within the past week.
Glen Ellyn Park District Announces Winter Break Camps
The Glen Ellyn Park District introduces several Winter Break Camps to keep kids active and occupied over the holiday.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Saturday mornings are for physics at Fermilab
When 17-year-old Luis Cepeda began attending Saturday Morning Physics in early October at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, he had very little exposure to physics.
Comings & Goings: FIT4MOM in works for March
This week FIT4MOM Where: To be announced Call: 708-942-1666 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: fit4mom.com or chicagowest.fit4mom.com Killer Cuts Where: 2959 Artesian Road, Naperville Call: 630-548- 0200 Email: email@example.com Web: www.killercuts.net Bottle & Bottega Where: 498 Crescent Blvd., Glen Ellyn Call: 630-984-4955 Email: ... (more)
Glen Ellyn choking on its traffic
As a relatively new driver in the Glen Ellyn area, I find traffic here more erratic and disorganized as one approaches downtown than almost anywhere else I've driven.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
The Venues are Alive with the Sound of Folkies
There are so many concerts going on in the next seven days, that you'd think it were a holiday season or something.
Weekend picks: Puppeteer Blair Thomas tells stories at Oakton
Get an up-close look at some resident raptors, and meet with Santa himiself, at the annual "Talons and Claus" event at the Willowbrook Wildlife Center in Glen Ellyn.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Health Care Odds & Ends
The Independent Women's Voice is kicking of a town-hall tour of it's "My Cancellation" project this Saturday: at the College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn, Illinois.
Theater events: 'Side Effects' performances raise funds for research
Laughter cure Writer Marc Jaffe drew upon his wife's experiences with early-onset Parkinson's disease for "Side Effects May Include ..." - the play he penned with Eric Coble.
All About the Holidays; Nine Things to Do in Glen Ellyn This Weekend
Quality trees, wreaths and garland including Fraser Firs, Balsams and Scotch Pines all available daily through Christmas Eve.
Purses, Jewelry, Cash, Electronics Among Items Stolen in Glen Ellyn
A black and gray Coach purse, a diamond ring with a white-gold band and a black Chanel coat was stolen from the 400 block of Main Street sometime in the previous month.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Winfield photographer aims to turn photos into art
When Randy Link headed out to watch Winfield's Good Old Days parade this fall he already had a picture in mind.
Police Report Arrests for Attempted Armed Robbery, Possession of Stolen Vehicle
Hector L. Ortiz, 18, 102 W. Nevada, Glendale Heights, was arrested and charged with attempted armed robbery on the 300 block of Bryan Avenue at 8:15 p.m. Nov. 28. His next appearance in DuPage County Court is Dec. 30. Justin P. Clasen, 43, 1002 Duncan, Elgin, was arrested and charged with possession of a stolen vehicle, aggravated driving with a ... (more)
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Guest Column: Make Your Holiday More Than a Tradition; Help the Y Give Back
As the holiday season is upon us and the end of another year is in sight, the Y is asking the community for their support so that we can give back to those in need.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Glen Ellyn Approves Property Tax Levy Increase
The Glen Ellyn village board recently approved a $11.5 million property tax levy for the 2013 fiscal year, which is about a 2.7 percent increase over the previous year, according to a Suburban Life Media article.