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Chick-fil-A

Lombard Village Trustee Slams Ald. Moreno, Backs Chick-Fil-A Appreciation Day

A Lombard village trustee who also serves as the attorney for a conservative religious law firm is publicly defending Chick-Fil-A, after Chicago Ald. Proco “Joe” Moreno (1st) announced he would block the fast food restaurant from opening in his ward over the company’s opposition to gay rights.

CBS Chicago–07/27/2012

Todd Mandoline, 23, is charged with one count of first-degree murder, two counts of aggravated arson, one count of arson and one count of criminal damage to property for allegedly setting a deadly fire in Lombard on July 22, 2012. (Credit: DuPage County Jail)

Man Held Without Bond In Deadly Lombard Arson

A 23-year old man is set to appear for a bond hearing in DuPage County Wednesday morning, accused of murder and arson.

CBS Chicago–07/25/2012

Todd Mandoline, 23, is charged with one count of first-degree murder, two counts of aggravated arson, one count of arson and one count of criminal damage to property for allegedly setting a deadly fire in Lombard on July 22, 2012. (Credit: DuPage County Jail)

Man Charged After Deadly Fire In Lombard

A Villa Park man is facing murder charges after a deadly fire in Lombard.

07/24/2012

A young mother was killed in a fire over the weekend that Lombard police believe was intentionally set. (CBS)

Lombard Mother Dies In Suspected Arson Fire

Monday would have been victim Paula Morgan’s 25th birthday. CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports.

07/23/2012

Eugene Sanders, Nakia Tyler

Suspect Surrenders In Wood Dale Burglary, Police Chase

A suspect has surrendered after going on the lam for three days, following a burglary and police chase in the western suburbs.

CBS Chicago–07/13/2012

Lombard Manhunt

Search Continues For Burglar Who Fled After Police Chase Into Lombard

The search continues for a South Side man who is accused of trying to break into a west suburban home and then leading police on a chase through three suburbs.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2012

Lombard Manhunt

Police Search For Suspect After Chase In Western Suburbs

Police searched with dogs on the ground and a helicopter in the air early Tuesday, as police searched for a suspect who led them on a chase after allegedly burglarizing a Wood Dale home.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2012

This is a photo of Lance, a tortoise who went missing last weekend but was recovered June 23, 2012. (courtesy: Andy Lechner)

Missing Tortoise Takes His Time Getting Home

Lance, the beloved pet of a Lombard family, escaped from his back yard last weekend and was feared kidnapped. Then an email came Saturday with good news.

06/23/2012

This is a photo of Lance, a tortoise who went missing last weekend but was recovered June 23, 2012. (courtesy: Andy Lechner)

Missing: West Suburban Tortoise

Susan and Andy Lechner say Lance, their African spurred tortoise, went missing from their yard in Lombard, where he was last seen grazing on grass last Sunday.

06/21/2012

Lombard Train Fatal

Person Struck, Killed By Metra Train In Lombard

Police in west suburban Lombard are investigating after a person was struck and killed by a freight train.

CBS Chicago–05/24/2012

Dianne McGrath has taken up shooting as a hobby, and she finds it relaxing. (CBS)

For More Women, Ladies’ Night Out Includes Time At The Shooting Range

More and more women are buying guns and learning how to use them. CBS 2’s Mai Martinez reports.

04/30/2012

Fire Graphic

Spontaneous Combustion Of Rags Blamed For Lombard Fire

Spontaneous human combustion is a myth, but spontaneous combustion of other objects really can happen – and the phenomenon is being blamed for a fire that ripped through a Lombard garage over the weekend.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2012

Lottery Winners

Lombard Co-Workers Win $1 Million In Powerball

A group of co-workers is $1 million richer after buying a Powerball ticket at a 7-Eleven in Lombard.

CBS Chicago–03/08/2012

Jesus Hernandez (Credit: DuPage County State's Attorney)

Northlake Man Gets 18 Years In Prison For Home Invasion

WHEATON (CBS) — A west suburban man who pleaded guilty to breaking into a home and tying up the inhabitants in 2010 was sentenced to 18 years in prison on Wednesday. Judge George Bakalis sentenced […]

02/01/2012

Synthetic Drugs

Police Raid Lombard Smoke Shop Selling Fake Pot, Bath Salts

Police raided a smoke shop near Lombard and arrested the owners this week, after they were found to be selling synthetic pot and bath salts.

CBS Chicago–01/13/2012

Illinois Lottery Register (Tim Boyle/ Getty Images)

Lucky Man Wins Two $1M Lottery Games

The odds of lightning striking twice may be slim, but so is winning the lottery more than once. Or maybe not.

CBS Chicago–01/10/2012

File Photo Of Outdoor Christmas Decorations. (Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

Christmas Brings Thefts Of Baby Jesus Statues, Lawn Decorations

Though the Christmas holiday is getting nearer, vandals and pranksters haven’t displayed a holiday spirit. Communities around Chicago have reported acts of theft and vandalism to Christmas displays recently.

12/23/2011

Surveillance video images of a man suspected of stealing gold chains from two stores in Orland Park and four other stores in Chicago Ridge, Oak Brook, Lombard and Joliet. (Credit: Orland Park Police)

Thief Has Stolen $20K In Gold Chains From Suburban Jewelry Stores

Authorities are looking for a jewelry thief who ripped off at least two Orland Park stores and is suspected of similar robberies in four other suburbs.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2011

Car Crash Graphic, generic sized image

Five People Hurt In Rollover Crash In Lombard

Several people were hurt Thursday morning when a car crashed and rolled over in west suburban Lombard.

09/01/2011

Joe And Angela Liberty

Lombard Restaurant Gives Back To Regular Customer

Two years ago, Angela Liberty was diagnosed with frontotemperal dementia, a disease that is degenerative, terminal and untreatable.
Now, the staff at their favorite Rock Bottom brewery in Lombard has decided to give back.

WBBM Newsradio–08/23/2011

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