Thursday Jul 17
Things to do around Hinsdale this weekend, July 18-20
Grab a bottle of wine and a paintbrush for a BYOB painting party or put on your dancing shoes for a ballroom dance party.
Thursday Jul 17
Northwest Side Ald. Cullerton won't run for re-election
Northwest Side Ald. Timothy Cullerton said Wednesday he won't seek re-election next year, raising the prospect that the 38th Ward won't be represented by someone from his storied political family for the first time in decades.
Pets rescued from Villa Park fire
A dog and two cats were rescued from a burning home in the Western suburbs overnight, ABC 7 News is reporting on their website.
Reuters: Berkshire woos Portillo's with $1 billion offer
Dick Portillo, founder of the Portillo Restaurant Group, talks while in his Oak Brook office.
Apparent lightning strike damages Lombard house Updated Jul 1, 2014...
No injuries were reported Monday night when an apparent lightning strike triggered a house fire that caused roughly $100,000 damage in Lombard.
Nine arrested in Aurora street gang raid
A nearly two-year investigation targeting members and associates of an Aurora street gang culminated Thursday with weapons and narcotics arrests and charges against nine men in Kane County, Police said they seized two guns, about 204 grams of cocaine, and 4.30 grams of heroin during the investigation, which began in August 2012.
Your Guide to Fourth of July 2014 Activities In and Around Elmhurst
Elmhurst doesn't have its own Fourth of July parade or fireworks show, but it does have a "4 on the 4th" race, and there are plenty of fests, parades and fireworks displays nearby.