Once Upon A Child Oak Brook Hosts Oh La La! Fanciful Fashion Contest...
Once Upon a Child Oak Brook is running a photo contest and the winner will win four tickets to see Sleeping Beauty and have brunch with the characters at Drury Lane Theatre as well as a $50 Once Upon a Child Oak Brook gift card to help dress for the occasion.
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Fri Mar 14, 2014
Veterana s birthday idea turns into $150,000 gift to comrades
Bill Schumann of Wheaton receives a gift from Pam Kostecki, executive director of the Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans, during his 65th birthday celebration at the Hilton Lisle last Friday.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Treacherous Road Conditions; Metra Reports Delays; Some Schools Opening Late
Following an overnight snowfall, treacherous road conditions are being reported in the Chicago suburbs, according to the National Weather Service.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Naperville CARES plans annual Cuisine for a Cause
Naperville CARES' 11th annual Cuisine for a Cause, a fundraising event featuring tastings from more than 20 of the best Naperville area restaurants, runs 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at a new location, Navistar corporate headquarters, 2601 Navistar Drive, Lisle.
Snow all over suburban sidewalks puts pedestrians in peril
A motherly crossing guard greeted Matthew Sim Thursday morning, shepherding him and other students across the street to Enders-Salk Elementary School in Schaumburg.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Sticky: Park districts ready to tap sap
It may not seem like it, but spring is on the way. A sure sign of that lies in the maple trees.
Rare book of botanical art finds home in Illinois
A rare book of French botanical art has found a home in the Sterling Morton Library at the Morton Arboretum in Lisle, Illinois.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Navistar adding SCR to MaxxForce 9 and 10 engines
LISLE, Ill. Navistar announced it will be adding selective catalytic reduction aftertreatment to its MaxxForce 9 and 10 engines, completing its mid-range engine transition to SCR.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
One of 100 Worst Puppy Mills in U.S.
Chicago Aldermen unanimously passed a ban on the so-called puppy mill sales. "I'm concerned that we might only be pushing this issue to the suburbs," said 42nd Ward Alderman Brendan Reilly, who co-sponsored the ordinance.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Morton Arboretum perfect setting to try cross-country skiing
With a fresh coating of snow, relatively mild temperatures and no crowds, Maredith and Greg Stoffel of Batavia decided to give cross-country skiing a try Monday morning at the Morton Arboretum in Lisle.
$1 Million Bond Set for Man in 1999 Sex Assault of Woman, 63
A DuPage County judge ordered a $1 million bond Saturday for a 37-year-old Texas man accused of forcing himself into the apartment of a 63-year-old woman in 1999 and sexually assaulting her, according to a DuPage County State's Attorney press release.
Joan Broz Local volunteers help pros make sense of the weather
This winter, DuPage volunteers are helping weather professionals track snowfall at more than 60 points across the county.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Bird lovers flock to Willowbrook predator program
Naturalist Stephanie Touzalin presents Henna, a Red Tailed hawk to visitors Sunday during the “Big, Bad and Beautiful: Your Backyard Birds of Prey” presentation at Willowbrook Wildlife Center in Glen Ellyn.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Sarah Reilly of Bedminster graduates from Benedictine University
Sarah Reilly of Bedminster graduated from Benedictine University in December 2013 with a MBA in business administration and Master of Public Health Benedictine University is an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois and Mesa, Arizona.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The Doings Weekly
DuPage County, State legislators debate consolidating government bodies
Getting rid of some layers of government in Illinois was the topic of a forum in Lisle that drew participants from around the area.
Chicago Craft Beer Weekend, Feb. 28-March 2
Enjoy all of these wonderful beers in one place as we celebrate friendship and collaboration.
Lisle trustees providing input on plans for downtown site
With a company proposing a mix of apartments and retail space for the old village hall site in downtown Lisle, trustees are trying to decide what they want to see and whether they're willing to offer incentives to make it happen.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Experts discuss government consolidation at Lisle forum
Some experts say Illinois has a huge number of local governmental agencies because residents wanted the services those entities provide.