Elderly Man Falls Into Septic Tank

Warrenville Fire Protection District firefighters were called to a home at 29W571 Albright late Wednesday afternoon by the wife of a 78-year-old man who slid head first into his septic tank while working on the tank’s pump.



Police: 4-Year-old Child Critically Hurt In Pool Accident At Warrenville Lifetime Fitness

A 4-year-old was hospitalized after staff at a west suburban Warrenville fitness facility found the child at the bottom of a pool on Thursday.


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Ex-Assisted Living Worker Steals Cash From Residents

A former worker in an assisted living home in Warrenville has admitted to using residents’ ATM cards to steal thousands of dollars in cash from their accounts.


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Former Group Home Manager Charged With Stealing Nearly $9,000 From Residents

A former house manager for a west suburban group home for the developmentally disabled stands charged with stealing nearly $9,000 from the residents.

CBS Chicago–10/02/2012

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Several People Treated After Chlorine Leak At Warrenville Gym Is Reported

Authorities received a call about the leak at the Lifetime Fitness located in the 28000 block of Diehl Road about 5:55 p.m. Friday.


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One Dead After Car Ruptures Gas Line In Warrenville

It will take an investigation by the DuPage County Coroner’s office to confirm that just one person died in a car that was engulfed in flames after it struck a gas line in west suburban Warrenville early Sunday.



Ultimate Fighter Ordered To Pay $23,800 For Destroying Apartment

An ultimate fighter convicted of a rampage in an apartment in Warrenville was handed a pricey repair bill in court.

CBS Chicago–02/29/2012

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All Means Of Brewing To Be On Display At CoffeeCon

Coming up later this month in Warrenville is CoffeCon 2012, a convention for those who can’t find total satisfaction at Starbucks alone.

WBBM Newsradio–02/14/2012

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5 Hurt When Driver Crashes Into Restaurant Patio

Five people were hurt, two seriously, in west suburban Warrenville Wednesday when a car drove through a restaurant patio and into the side of the building at the height of the lunch hour.

CBS Chicago–09/07/2011

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State Police Say They Weren’t To Blame For Deadly Motorcycle Crash

Illinois State Police say contrary to an accusation, a state trooper did not cause a crash that left a motorcyclist dead last week on the Ronald Reagan Memorial Tollway.

CBS Chicago–09/01/2011

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Friends: State Police Caused Deadly Motorcycle Crash

A motorcyclist was killed in a crash on the Ronald Reagan Memorial Tollway over the weekend, but there are differing stories being told about what caused the accident.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2011

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Radiation From Japan Found In Chicago Area

Low levels of radiation from Japan have been detected in the Chicago area, in Will and DuPage counties.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2011


Bizarre Murder Trial Begins In DuPage County

The murder trial of a 25-year-old Maywood man continues this morning, and to say it is an unusual one would be an understatement.

WBBM Newsradio–01/13/2011

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Jamba Juice Employee Charged In Armed Robbery

A man and woman were charged after they allegedly held up a Jamba Juice. The staff was tied up with duct tape and thrown into a freezer.


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Proton Therapy Center Opens For Cancer Patients

The state’s first proton therapy center for cancer patients is now open for business.

CBS Chicago–10/20/2010