Naperville

Police respond to the scene of a fatality at Ribfest in Naperville. (CBS/Roseanne Tellez)

Man Crushed By Carnival Ride Committed Suicide: Police

The man was found unresponsive about 2:48 p.m. in the carnival section of Ridbest, Naperville Police Sgt. Bill Davis said.

07/03/2015

A man apparently committed suicide by jumping underneath Pharoah's Fury at Napverville's Rib Fest. (CBS)

Man Dies After Diving Under Carnival Ride In Naperville

A person was killed after diving under a carnival ride in west suburban Naperville.

07/02/2015

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Couple, Dog Pulled From River In Fourth Naperville Water Rescue This Week

Emergency crews rescued two kayakers and a dog from the rain-swollen DuPage River in Naperville Friday afternoon, the fourth such incident in four days.

06/20/2015

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Man Pulled From DuPage River In Third Naperville Water Rescue In Two Days

Someone called 9-1-1 at 7:48 p.m. to report a person clinging to a tree in the DuPage River in the 1200 block of South Washington Street. Crews arrived at the scene five minutes later to find the 58-year-old man holding on to the tree and surrounded by fast-moving currents.

06/18/2015

A "lucky" Blackhawks chair has a place of honor at Lee's Barber Shop in Naperville. (CBS)

Lucky Barber Chair Is ‘No Sitting Zone’ During Blackhawks Championship Run

Welcome to Lee’s Barber Shop in Naperville. CBS 2’s Mai Martinez reports.

06/05/2015

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Naperville Pet Owners On Alert After Coyote Sightings

Naperville Animal Control says despite all the sightings there are only a few coyotes. CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports.

05/29/2015

The quintuplets dressed for prom. (Credit: Bridget Collins)

Naperville Quintuplets Graduate High School

The family is so big that they had to get a limo to take them to and from graduation so they could all ride together with their older brother and mom and dad.

05/24/2015

The Goldfish Swim School in Naperville was evacuated after a chlorine leak on Friday. Several people were treated at the scene, and at least nine were taken to the hospital as a precaution. (Credit: CBS)

Nine Hospitalized After Chlorine Leak At Naperville Pool

At least nine people, including six children, were taken to the hospital Friday morning, after a chlorine leak at a swim school in Naperville.

05/22/2015

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Daniel Olaska Gets 43 Years For Fatally Stabbing Teacher Shaun Wild During Bar Fight

A 31-year-old west suburban man has been sentenced to 43 years in prison for fatally stabbing an elementary school teacher and stabbing two other men during a bar fight in Naperville in 2012.

05/20/2015

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Naperville Man Says Police Have Pulled Him Over More Than 200 Times

Naperville police have launched a formal investigation into the conduct of two officers at the scene of a traffic stop involving a local liquor store owner who says he’s been harassed by police for decades, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.

05/13/2015

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Naperville Beauty Salon To Provide Free Service To Cancer Patients Once A Month

A beauty salon in the western suburbs cuts the ribbon tonight on a new program to help cancer patients look and feel their best, reports WBBM’s Regine Schlesinger.

05/04/2015

An incense product that some young people are inhaling can have serious effects, officials warn. (CBS)

Feds File Charges In Wake Of Synthetic-Drug Death

(CBS) — Federal authorities are going after the owner of a Chicago-area smoke shop where synthetic drugs were sold. A local teen was killed after using drugs sold under the name iAroma, a form of […]

04/16/2015

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Best Record Stores In Chicago

It’s time to dust off that record player and start playing vinyl again. Does your collection need a little refreshing? Check out these five Chicago area record stores.

04/13/2015

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Family Sues Driver Who Struck, Killed Woman And Dog In Naperville

Emily Driscoll, 22, and her dog were crossing Rickert Drive at Brook Road in Naperville on Nov. 9, 2014, when 74-year-old Kenneth Holmberg — who was driving east on Rickert – allegedly ran the red light at Brook, and hit them in the crosswalk.

03/20/2015

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Volunteer Basketball Coach Accused Of Molesting Girl At Sleepover

Shakyla Wilson, 22, was a volunteer girls basketball coach at Hill Middle School in Naperville, according to a statement from the DuPage County state’s attorney’s office.

03/13/2015

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Jury Convicts Man In Naperville Stabbing Attack

24-year-old Shaun Wild was killed three years ago when he was stabbed in the heart, trying to break up a fight, at Frankie’s Blue Room in Naperville.

03/11/2015

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Potential Naperville City Council Candidate Hoping Law Barring Liquor Licensees From Office Gets Overturned

In Naperville, liquor licensees cannot hold elected office. But a man who wants to run for city council still hopes the outgoing council will change the law, reports WBBM’s Bob Roberts.

03/04/2015

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Naperville Resident To Step Forward Tuesday To Claim $265 Million Jackpot

The winner of the largest lottery jackpot in Illinois history is coming forward to claim a Mega Millions prize. CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports.

02/23/2015

Volunteers In Naperville Packaging Meals For Starving Children

It may be cold out but you’re being asked to brave the temps and help pack meals for starving children Sunday and Monday.

02/15/2015

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With Medical Marijuana Program Kicking Into Gear, Reunion Coming For Naperville Family

Nicole Gross’ 8-year-old son Chase was diagnosed with epilepsy when he was six months old. When medication didn’t stop his seizures — as many as 4,000 a day — she and her sons moved to Colorado, where medical marijuana was legal and could help Chase, leaving her husband behind in Naperville.

02/10/2015

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