6 min ago
DuPage board candidate pleads guilty in Wisconsin dispute case
Saying he has learned from his mistake, the Democratic nominee for a DuPage County Board seat pleaded guilty this week to two misdemeanor charges stemming from a domestic dispute earlier this year in Wisconsin.
6 hrs ago
The Doings Weekly
Sunshine propels start of 60th annual DuPage County Fair
The DuPage County Fair is open 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. through Saturday and 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday at the DuPage County Fairgrounds at 2015 Manchester Road in Wheaton.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Kane Co. Chronicle
PlayHouse project raffle raises funds, awareness
GENEVA – One of the four custom-made playhouses that will be raffled off for Changing Children's Worlds Foundation's PlayHouse Project will be compliant with the Americans With Disabilities Act.
Bar worker escapes handcuffs, hurts 2 Naperville cops July 24
An employee of a popular downtown Naperville bar remained in jail Thursday night, after he allegedly punched his manager and then slightly injured two Naperville police officers, after escaping from the handcuffs in which they had secured him.
Wheaton Brew Fest Returns Next Weekend
Submitted by the Wheaton Park District Wheaton Brew Fest is returning to Wheaton in less than two short weeks.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Midways and monster trucks at DuPage County Fair
The DuPage County Fair opened its five-day run Wednesday with hundreds of vendors, countless carnival rides, and plenty of performers and grandstand shows featuring monster trucks, rodeo cowboys and even a wine and beer tasting.
Golf Notes: 40th Naperville City Men's Championship this weekend
Frankfort's Glenn Przybylski returns to Naperville this weekend to defend his title in the 40th Annual City Men's Championship.
Naperville woman sentenced in mother-son DUI case
A Naperville woman who was drunk last winter when she drove to the aid of her inebriated motorist son was sentenced Tuesday in that case.
Federal money sought for W. Chicago thorium cleanup
DuPage County officials are calling on the federal government to provide roughly $30 million to complete an environmental cleanup at the former Kerr-McGee factory site in West Chicago.
Democrat candidate in 48th House District withdraws
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Tue Jul 22, 2014
Coroner: 2 men drowned in Naperville quarry crash
WHEATON – The DuPage County coroner says drowning is the preliminary cause of death for two men killed when a car plunged into a water-filled quarry.
Bright & Early childhood initiative off to a good start
The DuPage Community Foundation's board recently approved two additional $75,000 grants as part of the foundation's Bright and Early DuPage early childhood initiative.
Open for business: DuPage County Fair kicks off Wednesday
The DuPage County Board recently convened a committee to determine the best use of the DuPage County fairgrounds.
Expect Traffic Delays during DuPage County Fair
Submitted by the city of Wheaton The 2014 DuPage County Fair will be held from July 23, 2014 through July 27, 2014.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
The Week in Pictures
If you've ever traveled along Route 25, you're sure to be familiar with "The Unknown Solider" which sits in front of Custom Furniture in St. Charles.
The JCS Fund of The DuPage Community Foundation Awards Music Grants to Local Schools
Each individual school submitted a grant application. The programs funded and schools to which the grants were awarded are listed below: The grant will be used to purchase various instruments, storage equipment, and a sheet music filing system to replace the choir music library.
Wheaton Fire Department and local residents to benefit from Wheaton Elks
Without charitable organizations such as the Wheaton Elks, our community service workers would not get added bonuses to help them help others in need.
World Relief sponsors immigration discussion
World Relief DuPage/Aurora and Missions Place by TEAM will sponsor a screening of the film "The Stranger" to explore immigration reform from a Christian perspective at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, at 370 W. Front St., Wheaton.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
A look at family fun available at county fairs
If you want to see a real live cow, or watch a pig race, or see cars smash each other up, there's no place like the county fair.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Gary Sinise and his band rock out in Wheaton
A sold-out crowd was shoulder to shoulder as it rocked out to the tunes of Gary Sinise & The Lt.