Severe weather could not stop the "fight for 15" on May 25 in Oak Brook. If anything, the hundreds of protesters who remained to march on the corporate headquarters of fast food giant McDonald's were more enthusiastic in calling for an increase for minimum wage of quick service restaurant employees to $15 per hour. "The water, you could hear throughout the whole time you … [Read more...] about Protesters Fight for 15 Amid Thunderstorms in Oakbrook
Benedictine University will present a lecture on "Energy and Climate Change: How Can Justice Be Achieved for Young People?" featuring climatologist James Hansen and WGN-TV chief meteorologist Tom Skilling from 7 to 9:30 p.m. April 21 in Lisle. Skilling is a nationally recognized meteorologist with more than 30 years of experience at WGN-TV in Chicago. He has written about … [Read more...] about Tom Skilling is coming to LISLE!
WCKG News 3/24/16 - DuPage County Clerk reports home values are on the rise,suburban Stormwater project forces Lake to be drained, and one suburban town is increasing it’s fees for a ride in an ambulance. The DuPage County housing market may officially be on the mend for the first time since 2008 when the recession began... Source: MySuburbanLife Glen Ellyn is … [Read more...] about WCKG News 3/24/16 – DuPage County Clerk reports home values are on the rise,suburban Stormwater project forces Lake to be drained, and one suburban town is increasing it’s fees for a ride in an ambulance.
WCKG News 3/18/16 - Top Towns to Retire in Illinois,Chicago man Charged with Threats, and Police look for Suburban Crook. A New York financial technology company, recently released its second annual study on the Best Places to Retire in Illinois Source: SmartAsset A jury found Stephen Bona, guilty on two counts of threatening a Wheaton public official following a … [Read more...] about WCKG News 3/18/16 – Top Towns to Retire in Illinois,Chicago man Charged with Threats, and Police look for Suburban Crook.
Welcome to your one stop spot for the latest news in DuPage County and the rest of the area suburbs. Naperville Fitness Trainer Joins "Bachelor in Paradise" (via: Chicago Tribune) Elmhurst Reviews $56 million Flood Protection Project (via: Chicago Tribune) Former CFO of Groupon Sells $2.7 million Oakbrook Home (via: Chicago Tribune) Tomorrow's weather … [Read more...] about Naperville Man On “Bachelor in Paradise”, Elmhurst Considers Flood Protection, Former Groupon CFO Sells Oakbrook Home and Weather