The Edgar County Watchdog (ECW) group has deemed the agenda order of a specially called DuPage Township meeting at which board member Ken Burgess was slated to replace outgoing Supervisor William Mayer a violation of state law.
The state legislature adjourned before taking action on Senate Bill 1597, which would require Illinois consumers to pay a 5 cent fee for every single-use paper or plastic bag, but similar proposals are being considered at the county and local levels.
On Thursday, Jan. 17, the Downers Grove Park District Board of Commissioners passed a resolution to rename the Annex at the Downers Grove Museum Campus in honor of local historian and author Montrew Dunham, who passed away in January 2017.
Elmhurst Police are investigating a reported domestic situation where a firearm was implied and the resident threatened police at approximately 7:15 p.m. on January 21, 2019 in the 100 block of Bonnie Brae.
At 7:05 AM on Saturday, January 19, 2019, Naperville’s Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) received a fire alarm activation from a seven-story apartment building located on the 700 block of Royal Saint George Drive.
Just days into her new job as a state representative, Anne Stava-Murray (D-Naperville) has managed to cause a stir among her constituents by characterizing her hometown of Naperville as having “white supremacist policies.”
The Naperville Police Department conducted additional traffic enforcement over the holidays from Dec. 17 to Jan. 2, reminding motorists to drive sober and buckle up as part of the Illinois Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over and Click It or Ticket enforcement efforts.