Dupage County Newswire (Page 5)

Dupage County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Dupage County, IL. (Page 5)

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  1. Peoria man charged in 1994 murder in suburban ChicagoRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... in the death of 71-year-old Illa Venard. The 43-year-old Spears is being held in lieu of $3 million bail in DuPage County Jail. Venard's body was found in her Lisle condominium in August 1994. Police at the time said they believed she had been dead ...

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  2. Not Guilty Plea For Wheaton PlayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | WLS-AM Chicago

    Four of the five Wheaton College football players charged with battery against one of their teammates have pleaded not guilty. The four players appeared in DuPage County court Monday morning.

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  3. Peoria man charged in 1994 Lisle cold-case murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Questions surrounding the mysterious death of a 71-year-old Lisle woman more than two decades ago soon could be answered with the arrest of a Peoria man in connection with her slaying, DuPage County authorities said Monday. Thomas Spears, 43, was charged Monday with first-degree murder in the death of Illa Venard in August 1994 in her second-floor condominium on the 400 block of Walnut Creek Lane.

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  4. Bartlett man charged with possession of child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | Daily Herald

    A 41-year-old Bartlett man, Salvator V. Ventrelle, has been charged with five counts of possession of child pornography, the DuPage County sheriff's office said Monday. Sheriff's detectives said they executed a search warrant at 6:50 a.m. Friday, Oct. 20, at Ventrelle's residence on the 100 block of Amherst Drive following an undercover internet investigation.

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  5. Elmhurst exploring ways to make Prairie Path crossing saferRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... affairs and safety committee is expected to have a discussion at a later date, after the park district and DuPage County provide comments. Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass ...

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  6. Benedictine University professor honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... has worked with more than 100 organizations including the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, U.S. Steel, the DuPage County Health Department, ComEd and CNA, and was an invited, distinguished scholar to the first Academy of Management Conference on ...

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  7. Opioid epidemic is being fought on many frontsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    ... took another step in the fight by moving forward with a lawsuit against opiate drug manufacturers. Meanwhile, DuPage County learned recently that the Office of National Drug Control Policy has added the county to the Chicago High Intensity Drug ...

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  8. Local 4-H volunteers recognized for service to 4-H in IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Daily Herald

    The Illinois 4-H Foundation annually recognizes 4-H volunteers for exemplary service, and this year, three volunteers from the western suburbs were inducted into the Illinois 4-H Hall of Fame. Todd Gordon of Lombard has been the 4-H Beekeeping SPIN Club leader for the past four years in DuPage County.

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  9. Explosion, house fires rock WillowbrookRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... Willowbrook Police Department, Willowbrook public works, the Flagg Creek Water Reclamation District and the DuPage County Office of Emergency Management are working to determine the cause of the blast. The Illinois EPA also is on the scene. ...

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  10. One hurt in Willowbrook condo explosionRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Investigators are at the scene of a large explosion and fire at a condominium building in Willowbrook that injured at least one person. ABC 7 is reporting Investigators from Tri-State FPD, the Willowbrook Police Department, Willowbrook public works, the Flagg Creek Water Reclamation District and the DuPage County Office of Emergency Management are working to determine the cause of the blast.

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  11. New venue for DuPage judge's reckless conduct caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Reckless conduct charges against DuPage County Judge Patrick O'Shea will be heard in Kane County court to avoid potential conflicts of interest. Kane County Circuit Judge John Barsanti on Friday ordered the misdemeanor case against O'Shea to be heard at 8:30 a.m. Nov. 15 at the branch court in St. Charles.

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  12. Appellate court affirms conviction in 2011 stabbing deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | WLS-AM Chicago

    ... pronounced dead at a hospital. The 38-year-old Clifford Jr. was found guilty of first-degree murder in 2015. DuPage County Circuit Judge Robert Kleeman sentenced him to 35 years in prison. The DuPage County State's Attorney's office says in his ...

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  13. Suburban leaders recognized for working to reduce governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... "This organization is dedicated to the proposition that we've got to do a better job with less revenue," said DuPage County Board Chairman Dan Cronin, a member of Transform Illinois. Sanguinetti got a State Transformer award for her work as chairman ...

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  14. DuPage sheriff: Missing woman found safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Amy Nelson, who had been missing since Sept. 25, has been found safe and returned to her family, DuPage County sheriff's deputies said.

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  15. Lester: Kirk criticizes Naperville company for Iran businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... Republic has shown no inclination to respect basic human rights or avoid the sponsorship of terrorism." A DuPage County economic development alliance is pitching Oak Brook and West Chicago as possible sites for Amazon to build its second ...

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  16. New tax credit available for DuPage TeachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Daily Herald

    State Senator Tom Cullerton is urging DuPage County teachers to take advantage of a new tax credit in Illinois for public school teachers and administrators who use personal funds to purchase school supplies for their students. "Educating our children is a noble profession," Cullerton said.

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  17. Warrenville man charged in 135 mph fatal Wheaton crash out on bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Daily Herald

    A Warrenville man accused of causing a fiery fatal crash in Wheaton is free on home confinement after posting 10 percent of his $150,000 bail. A DuPage County judge on Wednesday granted Brian Thunderkick permission to leave his home only for medical and psychological appointments at Central DuPage Hospital, meetings with his attorney and future court dates Thunderkick, 62, of the 2S000 block of Pierre Curie Lane, was released from DuPage County jail Saturday, two weeks after he was accused of causing a deadly crash while traveling 135 mph along Butterfield Road in Wheaton.

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  18. Appeals court upholds murder sentence for Westmont manRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Illinois' Second District Appellate Court has affirmed a jury's 2015 first-degree murder conviction of William Clifford III of Westmont for the slaying of his 63-year-old father, William Clifford Jr. A DuPage County jury convicted Clifford, 38, on Jan. 30, 2015, following a four-day trial. On March 23 of that year, Judge Robert Kleeman sentenced Clifford to 35 years in prison.

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  19. High-speed crash deaths in suburbs mirror national increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... of driving at 135 mph, is among several in the suburbs this year involving cases of extreme speeding. A DuPage County judge on Wednesday refused a motion by prosecutors to increase bail for Thunderkick, 62, of Warrenville. • The deadliest ...

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  20. High-speed crash deaths in suburbs mirror national uptickRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... of driving at 135 mph, is among several in the suburbs this year involving cases of extreme speeding. A DuPage County judge on Wednesday refused a motion by prosecutors to increase bail for Thunderkick, 62, of Warrenville. The deadliest crash ...

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