Culver's VIP Scholarship Awards Luci Sementa
VIP Scholarship winner Luci Sementa and Culver's of Addison owner Todd Esposito showing off the well deserved $1,500 check.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
The Doings Weekly
Things to do around Burr Ridge this weekend, Aug. 15-17
Winos unite! This weekend includes a BYOB painting class, a wine tasting with dogs and more, with our picks of the top eight things to do around Burr Ridge this weekend.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Final suspect nabbed in Villa Park home invasion
A Chicago woman has been tracked down and now stands charged with being involved in a Villa Park home invasion last year in which three people were tied up and robbed.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
The Logan County Herald
New legislation helps handicapped veterans
Governor Quinn has signed legislation to ensure that veterans with disabilities can utilize accessible parking spaces across Illinois without facing unnecessary bureaucratic hurdles.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Weekend picks: Comedian Steve Byrne plays Improv
Sitcom tour: If you love the TBS cable TV sitcom "Sullivan and Son," then don't miss its star, Steve Byrne, at the helm this weekend at the Improv Comedy Showcase, 5 Woodfield Road, Schaumburg.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Back-to-School Fair helps DuPage families in need
The Villa Park mom recently was injured at work, she says, so there's no money coming in.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Villa Park Rotary to get lesson in farming
How are farmers using science and technology to grow healthier food? What's the impact on our food, animal care and the environment? Those questions will be answered at 12:15 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 12, during the Villa Park Rotary Club meeting at Gulliver's Pizza and Pub, 17W517 Roosevelt Road, Oakbrook Terrace.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
The DuPage Community Foundation Welcomes Two New Agency Endowment Funds
The Elmhurst Choral Union has set up an agency endowment fund with the goal of providing long-term annual support for its operating budget and to ensure the stability of its cash flow.
Where to get free school supplies Aug. 4
For families struggling to make ends meet, filling the items on a school supply list can be a challenge.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
St. Cloud Times
'American Idol' alum Michael Johns has died
Michael Johns, the rock 'n' soul singer and Australian heartthrob, who was a fan favorite on Season 7 of 'American Idol' has died.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
301 Moved Permanently
Villa Park man arrested driving 75-mph on Green Bay Road
A man who Kenilworth police reported allegedly drove an estimated 40 miles over the speed limit while arguing with his girlfriend now faces a charge of aggravated speeding in connection with the July 22 incident.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Fight for 15 rallies for minimum wage hike
Nearly two years into their fight for a $15 hourly wage, fast-food workers got a two-day dose of inspiration that organizers hope will push them toward bigger displays of civil disobedience.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Fast food workers vow civil disobedience
Fast food workers from across the country have voted in suburban Chicago to escalate their campaign for higher wages and union representation by including civil disobedience.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
A war breaks out between Israel and Hamas. An airliner is shot out of the sky in Ukraine.
Rob Zombie's Halloween-Themed Great American Night...
Rob Zombie is bringing his brand of scary to the Chicago area this fall. The musician and filmmaker's Halloween-themed Great American Nightmare will take place on select nights from September 26 through November 1 at the Odeum Expo Center in Villa Park, Illinois, with Zombie scheduled to perform on opening night.
More than 1,000 fast food workers gather to boost their fight for $15
Fast food workers from around the country are gathering outside Chicago this weekend to build connections and plan their continuing fight for a $15 an hour wage and the right to unionize, demands around which a series of one-day strikes have centered: About 1,300 workers will attend sessions Friday and Saturday at an expo center in Villa Park, ... (more)
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Elks Club Bartender Skimmed Beer Sales: Cops
An Elks Club bartender pocketed the money from bottled beer sales, police said. The bartender, 54-year-old Karen Merker of 37 N. Ardmore Ave. in Villa Park, was charged with theft in connection with the 3 p.m. Wednesday racket at the Elmhurst Elks.