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Garage Fire Leads to Roof Collapse: Officials

Garage Fire Leads to Roof Collapse: Officials

A family of three escaped Tuesday night blaze.
First Responders Challenge: A Fun Day for the Family and a Fun Competition

First Responders Challenge: A Fun Day for the Family and a Fun Competition

Still time for police, firefighters and EMTs to enter a team for the Sept. 13 event.
Brookfield Zoo Free for Kids Through Wednesday

Brookfield Zoo Free for Kids Through Wednesday

Get in a fun day at the zoo before school starts.
Body of Missing Naperville Man, 23, Found in South Dakota

Body of Missing Naperville Man, 23, Found in South Dakota

Jordan Baznik of Naperville was reported missing on Aug. 7 by friends, according to media reports. His body was located Friday.
Credit Card Data Breach at Jewel-Osco Grocery Chain

Credit Card Data Breach at Jewel-Osco Grocery Chain

Company says all Jewel-Osco outlets in Illinois were affected.
Applications for Medical Marijuana Now Available

Applications for Medical Marijuana Now Available

Medical Cannabis Pilot Program informational meeting takes place Wednesday, Aug. 20, in Chicago.
Job Central: Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare, Oberweis Dairy

Job Central: Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare, Oberweis Dairy

Find out who is hiring! This week's Job Central features a round-up of local job openings.
I-88 Church Road Bridge to Close Next Week for Replacement

I-88 Church Road Bridge to Close Next Week for Replacement

As of Aug. 18, the bridge will be taken down, says the tollway. Work should be finished by the end of the year.
SUV Crash Lands on Dealer's Row: OMGPD

SUV Crash Lands on Dealer's Row: OMGPD

Tiny jail towels, iPad thief smiles, cigarette ripoff and a hard-to-swallow milk shake in the latest annals of Patch Chicago crime-n-shame.
'I'm Not Dumb Enough to be in Jail for the Rest of My Life'

'I'm Not Dumb Enough to be in Jail for the Rest of My Life'

#PatchChicago: Hey, Obama is at the next table • Lost WWII love letters reach the right girl • Vince Neil signs the Batmobile and more ...
Downers Grove Veterinary Hospital Sued by Pet Owner

Downers Grove Veterinary Hospital Sued by Pet Owner

Woodridge man claims clinic was negligent in treating his sick Great Dane, delaying surgery and causing her death.
Naperville Teen Dies in I-55 Motorcycle Crash

Naperville Teen Dies in I-55 Motorcycle Crash

Naperville girl was riding motorcycle with her father late Wednesday.
Long-Lost Love Letters of WWII Finally in the Right Hands

Long-Lost Love Letters of WWII Finally in the Right Hands

A sailor poured out his heart 70 years ago to a girl back home in Chicago. This week in Downers Grove, she finally heard his words.
Kirk Dillard Resigns from Illinois Senate

Kirk Dillard Resigns from Illinois Senate

24th District senator starts work as chairman of the RTA on Monday.

Lisle Community Jazz Band to Perform Music of the Big Bands

The Lisle Community Jazz Band concert Thursday July 31st, 7:30 pm at Lisle Community Park, 1825 Short Street.
Lisle Park District Partners with USAgain to Encourage Residents to Recycle Household Textiles

Lisle Park District Partners with USAgain to Encourage Residents to Recycle Household Textiles

Lisle Park District hosts USAgain dropbox in Lisle Community Center parking lot to recycle textiles.
Accused 'Machete Man' Says All He Had on Him Was a Lighter: OMGPD

Accused 'Machete Man' Says All He Had on Him Was a Lighter: OMGPD

A woman locks up her dog in filth, a suspicious texter and a man with red fingernails this week in the annals of PatchChicago crime-n-shame.
Never Lived in 17-Room House, $7.2M Estate Hit the Market

Never Lived in 17-Room House, $7.2M Estate Hit the Market

Plus, professional athletes are buying and selling.