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Naperville Police Warn Of Spike In Car Burglaries

Police in west suburban Naperville were reminding people to lock their cars, and remove their valuables, after a rash of vehicle burglaries in the past month.

08/20/2015

A greater mouse-eared bat is pictured on January 14, 2011 in the cellar vault of the Old Brewery in Frankfurt an der Oder, eastern Germany. Every year in January, conservationists step down in the protected cellar vault to count bats wintering there. The number of bats of 12 different species has risen to 1,800, compared to only 150 in the year 1987. AFP PHOTO PATRICK PLEUL GERMANY OUT (Photo credit should read PATRICK PLEUL/AFP/Getty Images)

Rabid Bat Found Inside Naperville Home

The Will County Health Department says a Naperville family is beginning a series of rabies shots – after a rabid bat was found flying around their home.

08/19/2015

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Ask Chicago Experts: What To Pack For Your Trip To Europe

You’ll need more than your passport and a few maps for your upcoming trip to Europe. Two travel agent based in the Chicago area shared their tips for what to pack for a trip overseas.

07/28/2015

Sandra Bland. (Credit: GoFundMe)

Apparent Voicemail From Sandra Bland Released; Tests Revealed Marijuana, Cutting Scars

New information could shed more light on the death of Sandra Bland, of Naperville, who was arrested nearly two weeks ago in Waller County, Texas, and then was found dead three days later in her jail cell.

07/23/2015

Sandra Bland. (Credit: GoFundMe)

Dashcam Video From Sandra Bland’s Arrest To Be Released Tuesday

More details could emerge Tuesday into the circumstances leading to the death of a Naperville woman inside a Texas jail cell last week.

07/21/2015

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‘Naperlaunch’ Program Helps Businesses Get Off The Ground

Best of all, it’s free, CBS 2’s Vince Gerasole reports.

07/17/2015

Sandra Bland. (Credit: GoFundMe)

Naperville Woman’s Family Hires Attorney To Investigate Her Death In Texas Jail Cell

Relatives of a Naperville woman who died in a Texas jail cell said it’s “unfathomable” that she committed suicide, as authorities have said, and they’ve hired an attorney to get answers.

07/16/2015

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Naperville Woman’s Family Questions Official Account Of Her Death In Texas Jail Cell

Sandra Bland was arrested near Houston on Friday, and the Waller County Sheriff’s Office said she was found unresponsive in her cell Monday morning, and was later pronounced dead of apparent “self-inflicted asphyxiation.”

07/16/2015

Reece Swedowski (left) and Zachary Kolar (right) allegedly got into an argument with a female and pointed a gun at her head. (Credit: Napeville Police)

Two Teens Accused Of Pointing BB Gun At Girl’s Head In Naperville

Reece A. Swedowski, 18, was charged with one misdemeanor count of aggravated assault; and Zachary Q. Kolar, 19, was charged with one misdemeanor count of disorderly conduct, according to Naperville police.

07/15/2015

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

Daniel Olaska (Credit: DuPage County Sheriff)

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

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