Although John Vastis has taught public speaking for 19 years, Police Chief Steven Casstevens says the charges do not involve his students.
A Downers Grove teenager has launched a one-woman online campaign to change the way people with disabilities are represented by the television, film and the fashion industry.
It’s that time of year when many companies host holiday parties. Some people might be headed to one right now, but in Downers Grove, one company is foregoing a party and doing something more in the spirit of giving.
The pedestrian was struck around 5:45 p.m. by Burlington North Santa Fe line Train No.1288 near the Main Street Metra station in Downers Grove.
Police are looking for an armed suspect who attempted to rob someone in west suburban Downers Grove Tuesday morning.
A west suburban man has been charged with setting a blaze that caused $20,000 damage to a nearby park in July.
A married couple were found stabbed to death Friday in their west suburban home in what police believe was a murder-suicide.
A teenager from Downers Grove was struck and killed by lightning during Thursday’s thunderstorms, the DuPage County coroner confirmed.
A man in a construction costume robbed a bank Wednesday in west suburban Downers Grove.
A west suburban bus driver was arrested after passing an inappropriate note to a young girl on his bus route.
A man died Tuesday morning when he was struck by a Metra train as he was crossing the tracks in Downers Grove.
A Downers Grove teenager with autism and a fear of fires was able to overcome those difficulties to warn his mother about a fire in their home over the weekend.
A man from Downers Grove was sentenced Friday to life in prison for conspiring with a Naperville man to murder a federal prosecutor and a U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agent.
But there could be a solution to too much homework. What if everything got flipped around, and students heard the lecture at home, and came to class to do their homework?
Firefighters spent almost three hours putting out a fire that erupted at a two-story brick office building early Monday in west suburban Downers Grove.
A major employer reportedly is moving its corporate headquarters back to the city.
A woman is dead after being hit by a freight train while trying to walk around a stalled Metra train Wednesday evening in west suburban Downers Grove.
A Downers Grove man has been sentenced to 100 years in prison for stabbing his wife and their unborn child to death last year.
The shelf was left bare at a CVS Pharmacy in Downers Grove, police say – when a woman stole the store’s entire stock of Rogaine hair loss treatment earlier this week.
More than two dozen police officers spent several hours on Thursday searching for a burglary suspect, but the manhunt came up empty.