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City of Wheaton Liquor & Tobacco Control Commission will meet December 12.
City of Wheaton Liquor & Tobacco Control Commission will meet on Wednesday, Dec. 12. 5.I. 2019 License Renewals - Section 6-90 Of The Wheaton City Code. 5.I.i. Outdoor Special Event Liquor License - Downtown Wheaton Association - "Let's Wine About Winter" - Wine Walk.
Naperville Boy Charged With Threatening to 'Shoot Up the School'
A boy was charged Tuesday with threatening to shoot up his junior high school in west suburban Naperville. The juvenile was charged with a felony count of “false report of a threat to a school” and was released the same day to his parents’ custody on home detention, according to a statement from the
Fireplace To Blame For Blaze That Displaced Wheaton Family: FD
WHEATON, IL --- A Wheaton family has been displaced from their home after a fire ripped through the property Monday night. Officials say the fire, which was ruled as accidental, seems to have been started by the fireplace.
Curbside Composting To Begin Winter Schedule In Glen Ellyn
GLEN ELLYN, IL --- After winter officially begins, Glen Ellyn's curbside composting collection cycle will switch to its winter schedule. The new seasonal schedule will start in January and take place every two weeks into March.
Longfellow Elementary School, Wheaton, Illinois - December 2018
Longfellow Elementary School is a K-5 school in District 200, and is located at 311 W Seminary Avenue in Wheaton, Illinois. There are currently 27 homes for sale ranging from $212,500 to $1,500,000.
Geneva school board set to ratify new teachers contract Friday
The Geneva Unit District 304 school board is set to meet at 8 a.m. Friday to vote on a new teachers contract. Details of the five-year deal, including the cost, have not been released to the public.
'Porch Pirates' Target Homes In Wheaton: Police
WHEATON, IL --- 'Tis the season for frequent deliveries of packages ordered online, which means it's also the season for thieves to nab unattended packages from porches and front stoops. Two Wheaton residents were recently targeted by so-called porch pirates, who often go from house to house stealin
Ex-banker gets 4 years for stealing more than $325K from elderly customers
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. -- A former banker was sentenced to four years in prison Monday for stealing more than $325,000 from three elderly bank customers in the western suburbs. Christine Lange, 48, pleaded guilty in August to stealing from her customers when she worked as an account executive at Trust
Armstrong: Break from teachers strike won't slow down Mitch Mascari and undefeated Geneva
Everyone appreciates an occasional day off from the grind, but this extended break was getting to be too much for Geneva senior Mitch Mascari. Late last week, when the time for his first-period creative writing class rolled around, Mascari didn’t feel right.
Bookkeeper charged with stealing $400,000 from Illinois dental office
WHEATON, Illinois (AP) — A woman who authorities say secretly forged more than $400,000 in checks to her own business has been arrested. Roxana Dusanek, 56, of Crest Hill, created a stamp with the signature of her boss at a suburban Chicago dental office, authorities said. She then applied that stam
Appellate court upholds conviction of man who threatened Ives
The Second District Appellate Court of Illinois has affirmed the 2016 conviction of Stephen Bona, 55, formerly of Chicago, for threatening Republican state Rep. Jeanne Ives of Wheaton.
Boy Threatened To 'Shoot Up School' In Naperville: Police
NAPERVILLE, IL --- A Naperville boy faces felony charges after he allegedly threatened to "shoot up the school" in a post in an online chatroom Monday. Police say the post, which threatened Washington Junior High School, was reported by someone who was in the same chatroom and became concerned.
Theft, Domestic Battery: Hinsdale Arrests
The following items were taken from the Hinsdale police blotter. Arrestees are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Waymond Lowery, 56, of the 200 block of Racquet Club Court, was arrested at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 10 in the 200 block of Racquet Club for domestic battery, unlawful interference with report
Wheaton Science Theater at Dry City
Mark your holiday calendars now: for one night only, Dry City Brew Works and Wheaton Public Library are teaming up to bring you a classic cinematic experience. Stop by the taproom on Tuesday, December 18 to watch the classic sci-fi/Christmas flick "Santa Claus Conquers the Martians" on the projector
Glenbard South High School, Glen Ellyn, Illinois - December 2018
Glenbard South High School is a 9-12 school in District 87, and is located at 23w200 Butterfield Road in Glen Ellyn, Illinois. There are currently 112 homes for sale ranging from $49,900 to $1,499,000.
Geneva teachers, students return to school Tuesday after contract ratified
GENEVA, Ill. (WLS) -- Teachers and nearly 6,000 students in Geneva will be back in their classrooms Tuesday morning after the membershipapproved a deal Monday. The new 5-year agreement came after a marathon 12 hour negotiation session with a federal mediator. Both sides say the deal was a true compr
Masked Armed Robber Holds Up Downers Grove Gas Station: Cops
DOWNERS GROVE, IL --- Police in Downers Grove are asking for the public's help identifying a masked man who robbed a gas station at gunpoint Saturday evening. The robbery took place at Bucky's Express, located at 2181 63rd Street.
Batavia Woman Charged With Felony Theft At Oswego Target
OSWEGO, IL — Police in Oswego say 35-year-old Lindsey Dawn McDowell, of Batavia, Illinois, was charged with felony theft and aggravated battery of a police officer after she attempted to leave a local Target department store Monday morning with more than $400 worth of merchandise without paying.
ComEd May Reimburse Customers For Damages After Blizzard Outages
WHEATON, IL --- ComEd customers who experienced a lengthy power loss after the recent Thanksgiving winter storm may be eligible to receive reimbursement for their service payments. To be considered for a refund, customers must have been without power for at least four hours and have experienced "act
State lawsuit over Sterigenics emissions cites state permit as evidence of 'hazard'; Undercuts permit process?
In the waning days of October, state and county prosecutors filed a lawsuit asking a DuPage County judge to order the closure of an industrial facility in suburban Willowbrook.