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Police guard the apartment where Nancy Bustos was found killed in early October. (TribLocal file photo)

Police: Ex-husband of slain woman believed to be in Mexico

Glen Ellyn police are still searching for the ex-husband of a woman found slain in her apartment Oct. 16, but believe a person of interest … Read more ›

Student smoking pot in Glenbard West bathroom, and more

The following incidents were taken from Glen Ellyn police reports on Oct. 25: No valid license A Lombard woman was charged with having no valid … Read more ›

Small plates helped bring big dollars to Rosecrance Foundation. SugarToad's braised beef is pictured here.
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SugarToad Featured in “Cooking Up Hope” Benefit for Rosecrance Foundation for Second Year, Helps Raise More Than $75,000

Naperville, Illinois—SugarToad restaurant helped raise more than 75-thousand dollars to battle teen drug addiction through the Rosecrance Foundation at “Cooking Up Hope” on Sunday, Oct. … Read more ›

Demarco Whitley leaves the courtroom at the Rolling Meadows courthouse Oct. 4, following a break in the trial. (Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune)

Ex-football player denies assaulting girl, claims sex consensual

Demarco Whitley — who survived a fatal car accident only to be accused later of sexually assaulting a girl right before the crash – broke … Read more ›

17-year-old cited for public intoxication, and more

The following incidents were taken from Glen Ellyn police reports on Oct. 4: DUI A Schaumburg woman was charged with aggravated driving under the influence, … Read more ›

When unusual title went missing, library took notice

One title caught the eye of the Lisle Library staff on a list of “ex library” books for sale over the Internet. That book, a … Read more ›

Demarco Whitley arrives at the Third Municipal District Courthouse in Rolling Meadows for the start of his trial today. Whitley is on trial for an alleged sexual assault of a teenage girl. (Stacey Wescott, Chicago Tribune / October 3, 2011)

Girl testifies Glenbard West football players forced her to have sex

A teenage girl testified Monday that she was “yelling and telling them to stop” as two Glenbard West High School football players forced her to … Read more ›

UPDATE: Rape trial begins for ex-Glenbard student Whitley

The rape trial of former Glenbard West High School student Demarco Whitley opened this morning with the state and the defense providing conflicting accounts of … Read more ›

Traffic flows through Illinois tollway booths last month. (Antonio Perez, Chicago Tribune)

Tollway says thousands taken in toll scam

The Illinois Tollway said Thursday that 12 toll collectors allegedly stole thousands of dollars in tolls over the last several years and has pressed criminal … Read more ›

Golf clubs stolen out of car, and more

The following incidents were taken from Glen Ellyn police reports on Sept. 28: DUI A Montgomery man was charged with driving under the influence after … Read more ›