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Naperville Police Charge Home Invasion Suspect

Above / PN file photos are used to help flag reports about Naperville Police Department responses to emergency calls and to remind readers that keeping the community safe is everyone's responsibility. If you received Naper Notify yesterday, this report is the follow up to the police response. NAPERV

POSITIVELYNAPERVILLE.COM - 2017-09-19 20:26:22

Man charged with Naperville home invasion, hospitalizing police officer

A 36-year-old man who forced his way into a Naperville woman's home Monday and then injured a city police officer as he fled has been charged with five felonies, Naperville police said. Quincy D. Watson, of the 2000 block of West 68th Street in Chicago, was charged with home invasion, aggravated bat

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2017-09-19 21:29:00

Naperville parents question D203 school board following student suicide

Parents asked Naperville District 203 officials Monday to clarify the role of school resource officers and explain how the district questions students involved in situations that may involve disciplinary action. Parents who spoke at Monday's school board meeting also asked why a Naperville North Hig

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2017-09-19 18:52:51

13th annual "A Walk to Remember" Oct. 14 in Naperville

Naperville's 13th annual "A Walk to Remember" will be held Saturday, Oct. 14 at the Riverwalk Grand Pavilion, 500 Jackson Ave., west of Centennial Beach in downtown Naperville. Check-in and registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. A memorial service featuring music, poetry and a reading of baby names wi

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2017-09-19 13:17:53

Authors draw a crowd to hear scary stories in Naperville

More than 100 adults and children traveled to Community Christian Church in Naperville to see R.L. Stine, the author whose stories make them sleep with the lights on, be wary of dolls who might come to life and wonder if there really is a monster in their closets. Stine was joined by Marc Brown, the

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2017-09-19 00:54:00

Naperville native's family sunk by Hurricane Harvey

Brian and Courtney Mueller are trying to bring a touch of normalcy back to their family, though their lives have been anything but normal the last seven years. Already struggling to make ends meet, Hurricane Harvey threw an unexpected blow that is causing the Muellers to reach out to friends back ho

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2017-09-19 22:59:00

Search for home invasion suspect in Naperville prompts lockdown

A search for a home invasion suspect prompted a brief lockdown at a west suburban high school Monday morning. Police were searching for a home invasion and domestic violence suspect in the area of White Thorn Court, south of 87th Street and east of Route 59 in Naperville, according to a post on the

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2017-09-18 17:43:00

Naperville police searching for armed suspect

NAPERVILLE, Ill. - Police in Naperville are searching for an armed suspect after responding to a home invasion and domestic violence incident. There was a large police presence shortly before noon on Monday at White Thorn Court in Naperville. Neuqua Valley High School said they secured their buildin

WGNTV.COM - 2017-09-18 17:31:30

Woman accused of making bogus robbery report to Naperville police free on bond

The woman accused of falsely reporting to Naperville police that she was robbed last week in a strip mall parking lot is free on bond and awaiting a preliminary court hearing. Tara R. Arenz, 33, of the 5500 block of Hickory Grove Court in Plainfield, surrendered Saturday at the Naperville police sta

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2017-09-18 18:13:00

Man Secretly Recorded Female Shoppers at Naperville Store: Police

Naperville Police A man is facing multiple charges after being caught recording female shoppers Friday at a store in west suburban Naperville. Officers responded at 1:41 p.m. to a report of a male customer secretly recording females at a store in the 500 block of Fort Hill Drive, according to Naperv

NBC CHICAGO - 2017-09-17 12:28:30

Naperville art show draws artists from around the U.S.

Margaret Parkolap of Naperville is such a fan of art work - it gives her goosebumps. "Look at me as I'm talking about this," Parkolap said, rubbing her arm as she sat under a tree Saturday along the Naperville Riverwalk. "I love this fair, and I feel art speaks to my soul. I appreciate the creativit

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2017-09-17 11:48:00

Police: Witnesses 'largely uncooperative' in shooting of man on Aurora porch

A 34-year-old Aurora man was shot in the arm Sunday afternoon on an East Side porch, police said. Police said the shooting at about 5 p.m. Sunday on the 600 block of South Fourth Street does not appear to be random, and they're continuing to look for witnesses. The man had apparently been standing i

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2017-09-19 01:46:00

A very recent history of Old Nichols Library leads to City Council Sept. 19

Above / Thanks for getting to know about the covenants that protect Old Nichols Library. Visit the location at 110 S. Washington as the sun begins to set, illuminating the stature of the significant structure at the gateway to our charming downtown. As noted in the June issue of Positively Napervill

POSITIVELYNAPERVILLE.COM - 2017-09-19 14:53:40

New option for proper disposal of worn U.S. flags

New flag disposal box installed at the Will County Building 9/19/2017, 1:37 p.m. The Will County Board has installed a new flag retirement box on the first floor of the Will County Building, 302 N. Chicago Street, in partnership with the National Association of Counties and the National Flag Founda

THETIMESWEEKLY.COM - 2017-09-19 20:37:00

Signs of deranged behavior evident after double-murder arrest, expert says

A psychiatrist said Tuesday he thought a Naperville woman exhibited psychotic symptoms when he examined her in the hours and days after she stabbed two young children to death. Dr. James Corcoran, a veteran psychiatrist at the DuPage County jail, offered his opinion as a defense expert witness in th

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2017-09-19 23:28:00

EDITORIAL: Trump 'sovereignty' call sounds like code for intolerance

Bluster doesn't work, except maybe when cutting real estate deals, but try telling that to Donald Trump. The president's foreign policy is largely bluster, devoid of practical strategies, and he demonstrated the limits of that approach again Tuesday in his address to the United Nations. Calling Nort

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2017-09-19 22:53:03

Five things to do in the western suburbs Sept. 29-Oct. 3

Looking for something to do this week? Here are five things to do in the western suburbs Sept. 29-Oct. 3: Rock out: The Christian band Tenth Avenue North will perform with guests Brandon Heath and Jon McLaughlin at 7 p.m. Sept. 29 at the Compass Church in Naperville. Tickets are $22-$150. At 1551 Ho

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2017-09-19 21:28:21

Lewis recruit Gisela Bode and senior class set the tone for Waubonsie Valley

Every team has its unique series of rituals, rallying cries and touchstones of inspiration. For Gisela Bode-led Waubonsie Valley, a green cartoon ogre, often accompanied by a wise-cracking donkey, has been that muse. "We all rally behind Shrek," Bode said. "We love the colors. We love his attitude.

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2017-09-19 20:49:50

Indian Prairie to demolish oldest school building

The oldest building in Indian Prairie District 204 will be demolished and the property sold. The school board Monday directed Indian Prairie administrators to start planning the relocation of 80 students housed at the Indian Plains Alternative High School starting next year in order to stop funding

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2017-09-19 20:08:00

Monarch Fest puts spotlight on butterflies, other pollinators

If you want to play a role in increasing the monarch butterfly population, there's no place like home, experts say. "Lots of people raise them on their own. Just about anybody can do it," said Angelique Harshman, manager of Naperville's Knoch Knolls Nature Center, host of the first-ever Monarch Fest

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2017-09-19 19:31:00