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Summit village manager resigns over unauthorized loan
Summit Mayor Joseph Strzelczyk said this week that he ordered an audit of the village's finances to ensure that a longtime practice of allowing advances on payroll checks to officials and employees did not result in any losses to taxpayers.
Jury to get Wheaton heroin death case today
A DuPage County jury is expected to begin deliberations later today in the case against a Summit woman accused of supplying her friend with a fatal dose of heroin in Wheaton.
DuPage's second drug-induced homicide case to begin
The trial of a South suburban woman accused of supplying a fatal dose of heroin to her friend in Wheaton is set to begin Thursday afternoon.
Summit on violence comes after another bloody weekend in Chicago
After yet another bloody summer weekend in which four people were killed and 39 people were wounded, Mayor Rahm Emanuel held a closed-door summit Monday with community leaders and law enforcement officials to discuss violence that continues to grip Chicago.