Dupage County Newswire (Page 7)

Dupage County Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Series shows STEM jobs not 'only for men'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... skilled trades. "It's these old images that need to be rebooted," says Lisa Schvach, director of the agency's DuPage County Workforce Development Division. The regional job-training organization is beginning a series of career exploration events ...

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  2. James K. Joseph Appointed FEMA Regional AdministratorRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... the Rauner administration, Joseph served as the Director of Homeland Security and Emergency Management for DuPage County, Ill. (Illinois' second largest county) where he oversaw three county departments. Joseph also founded his own company providing ...

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  3. Gov. Rauner appoints Joseph Klinger to be acting director for IEMARead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... Gov. Rauner's administration," Joseph said. Before joining the state of Illinois, Joseph was director of the DuPage County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management. He also worked for more than a decade in private-sector security ...

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  4. Illinois General Assembly Passes Bill Restricting Municipalities'...Read the original story

    Nov 14, 2017 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... telling them how their cities and counties must handle the collocation of wireless communications equipment. DuPage County Board Chairman Dan Cronin said in a statement reported by the Daily Herald, 'In the past year, state lawmakers have already ...

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  5. Many Chicago Area Fire Departments May Charge For ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | NBC Chicago

    ... really what those fees are for," said Wheaton Fire Chief Bill Schultz. Schultz is also the president of the DuPage County Fire Chiefs Association, which represents fire chiefs in the western suburbs. He said many public sector entities, including ...

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  6. Fifth Wheaton College football player pleads not guilty to hazingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | Daily Herald

    The fifth of five suspended Wheaton College football players accused of hazing a former teammate pleaded not guilty Monday to charges of aggravated battery, mob action and unlawful restraint. James Cooksey, 22, of Jacksonville, Florida, was the last player to appear in DuPage County court in connection with the alleged attack in March 2016.

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  7. Proft papers asking Republican candidates about Ives vs. Rauner primaryRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2017 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... for governor. For his part, Kinzler is running to represent District 46 in the House. The district is within DuPage County, covering Carol Stream, Glendale Heights and Villa Park. Darren Bailey says Rep. Jeanne Ives (R-Wheaton) is waging her war on ...

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  8. Aurora, Naperville, others unite against bill that would regulate wireless installationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    ... the mayors on the dais Monday were three county board chairmen: Chris Lauzen , Kane County; Dan Cronin , DuPage County; and Scott Gryder, Kendall County. The county board chairmen of all six Chicago area suburban counties - also including Will, Lake ...

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  9. Man accused of going 135 mph in crash that killed Elgin woman pleads not guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    A week after he missed a court date while receiving mental health treatment, a Warrenville man formally pleaded not guilty Monday to reckless homicide charges in the September collision in which an Elgin woman died. Brian Thunderkick, 62, was arraigned in DuPage County court before Judge George Bakalis, who explained the possible penalties Thunderkick could face in connection with the death of Erika Villagomez, 22. In addition to the reckless homicide charge, Thunderkick faces a felony count of leaving the scene of an accident involving death and aggravated battery.

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  10. Peoria man pleads not guilty to Lisle woman's 1994 killingRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... entered the plea Monday to the murder charge and forgery charges. He is being held on $3 million bail in the DuPage County jail. Spear was charged last month in the August 1994 death of 71-year-old Illa Venard of Lisle. Venard's body was found in ...

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  11. Visually impaired programs face teacher shortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | The Times

    ... administrator of the blind and visually impaired program for the School Association for Special Education in DuPage County. She said while she currently has a full staff, she's concerned for three retirements she expects in the next couple of years. ...

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  12. Elmhurst Office of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff...Read the original story

    Nov 3, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... the public are encouraged to call the office to arrange a pickup. DuPage Pads works to end homelessness in the DuPage County community by helping the homeless with services that include support, education, employment and housing. Jude Marchetti, ...

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  13. Madigan, Berlin file suit against Speedway for Willowbrook explosionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | Daily Herald

    A lawsuit filed by Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan and DuPage County State's Attorney Robert Berlin seeks to keep this Speedway station closed at 6241 Cass Ave. in Westmont. Two top law enforcement officials have filed a lawsuit against Speedway LLC in response to an Oct. 20 petroleum leak at the company's gas station in Westmont that triggered explosions that damaged a Willowbrook condominium complex, caused three house fires and injured several people.

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  14. Illinois Attorney General files lawsuit against Speedway over Willowbrook explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    ... several small "flashes" from a gasoline spill. Oct. 20, 2017. The Illinois Attorney General's Office and the DuPage County State's Attorney have filed a lawsuit against Speedway LLC over the gasoline leak at a Speedway gas station that led to an ...

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  15. Missing Elmhurst-area man found safeRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2017 | Daily Herald

    A 22-year-old man missing since early Friday morning from his home near Elmhurst has been found safe, DuPage County sheriff's deputies said. Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks.

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  16. Ex-state lawmaker pleads not guilty to shoplifting chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... Association's Illinois Legislator of the Year. Her next court appearance is scheduled for 9 a.m. Dec. 13 in DuPage County. Her attorney, Scott Marquardt, did not immediately return a call seeking comment. Before serving in the legislature, Pihos ...

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  17. Sheriff's deputies searching for missing man near ElmhurstRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | Daily Herald

    DuPage County sheriff's deputies are searching for a missing 22-year-old man with special needs who last was seen around 2:30 a.m. Friday near his home at Diversey Avenue and Patricia Lane near Elmhurst. Patrick Mulhern is described as a white man with light brown hair and blue eyes.

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  18. Slain Elgin mom remembered as 'a wonderful, wonderful person'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... in August 2013 to aggravated battery. Gail Peck filed an order of protection against her son in March 2016 in DuPage County, court records show. She told authorities he put her in a chokehold and told her he was going to kill her after they argued ...

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  19. The DuPage County All-Area girls volleyball teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Once this senior setter helped the team shift to a 5-1 offense after the team suffered injuries, the Mustangs took off and swept through the DVC and went on to win a school-record 29 matches. "The wins and the quality of wins from that point kind of speak for themselves," coach Dave Macdonald said.

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  20. Fenton's Barriga a study in perseveranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... some of the most eye-popping offensive numbers in the state, Barriga is the captain of the 2017 Daily Herald DuPage County All-Area boys soccer team. "Angel was our difference-maker and playmaker on the field," Fenton coach Victor Ruiz said. "Each ...

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