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    Resident: Alderman walked into her house unannounced

    Dick Sayad

    Feb 26, 2015 5:54 PM

    A Des Plaines resident called police Wednesday evening after Alderman Dick Sayad walked into her house and went up the stairs Wednesday night, uninvited.


    Trucker found guilty of most charges in fatal I-88 crash

    Renato Velasquez

    Feb 26, 2015 5:57 PM

    Hanover Park truck driver Renato Velasquez, 47, was found guilty of most charges against him in connection with a fiery crash on Jan. 27, 2014, that killed a tollway worker and severely injured a state trooper near Aurora. “I cannot fathom how someone would not have seen all of that,” Judge Robert Kleeman said. The judge also ruled prosecutors did not meet their burden of proof regarding the charge of Velasquez falsifying his travel logs.


    ‘Massive’ construction ahead for I-90, Elgin-O’Hare commuters

    Construction of an interchange with I-290 and the Elgin-O’Hare Expressway continues in 2015.

    Feb 26, 2015 7:30 PM

    Remember the 90-minute crawl home on the tollway last summer? Those were the good old days. This year will be worse as tollway engineers embrace the biggest road work load ever.


    Giuliana Rancic coming to Naperville after Oscar flap

    Giuliana Rancic is visiting Anderson’s Bookshop in Naperville on April 9 to sign copies of her new memoir, “Going Off Script.”

    Feb 26, 2015 5:51 PM

    Reality TV star and E News! host Giuliana Rancic, who made headlines for what some considered racist comments about Disney star Zendaya Coleman’s hair during a review of the Oscar-night red carpet on “Fashion Police,” will be in Naperville in April to sign copies of her new book.


    Farnham sentencing won’t be delayed despite illness

    Keith Farnham

    Feb 26, 2015 7:27 PM

    Prosecutors want a federal judge in Chicago to go ahead with the sentencing of former state Rep. Keith Farnham of Elgin on a child pornography conviction despite illness that could soon take his life.

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