Concerned Father Wants Stop Sign To Slow Down Speeder On His Block, But Downers Grove Says There's 'No Threat To Public Safety'A Downers Grove father is worried about speeders on his street endangering kids heading to school, and asked the village to put up a stop sign to slow down lead-footed drivers, but officials said no.
Lawsuit Wants Panhandler Laws Declared UnconstitutionalThe filing on behalf of two panhandlers argues Illinois law and a Downers Grove ordinance violate free-speech rights of the men.
Metra Train Strikes Pedestrian In Downers Grove, BNSF Line DelayedService on Metra's BNSF Railway line was halted for nearly an hour, after a train struck a pedestrian in west suburban Downers Grove late Wednesday morning.
FTD, Founded 100 Years Before Swipe Right, Seeks BankruptcyIts other businesses, including ProFlowers, Shari's Berries and Personal Creations, will continue to operate.
Vast Majority Of Wrong-Way Drivers Are Impaired, Now A Felony In Illinois, IDOT SaysFamily, friends and police from around the Midwest will begin saying goodbye to Illinois State Police Trooper Gerald Ellis Thursday. Ellis died after a driver going the wrong way crashed head on into him. 
Wrong-Way Driver In Crash That Killed Illinois State Trooper Gerald Ellis Had No Valid Driver's License Since 1996The wrong-way driver that killed an Illinois State Trooper in Green Oaks has not had a driver's license in more than 20 years, records show. 
School Bus Crashes In Downers GroveA crash involving a school bus was reported in suburban Downers Grove Monday morning at Butterfield Road and Downers Drive. 
Fatal Crash On I-355 Update: Arshad Mohammed, UIC Orthodontic Resident 1 Of 2 KilledDr. Arshad Mohammed was killed when a driver headed the wrong way on the Veterans Memorial Tollway set off a deadly chain reaction crash late Thursday night.
2 Killed, 3 Injured In Wrong-Way Crash On Veterans Memorial TollwayA driver headed the wrong way on the Veterans Memorial Tollway set off a deadly chain reaction crash late Thursday night.
Bond Set At $750,000 For Naperville Man Charged In Death Of Downers Grove Teenager Beth DunlapBond was set Tuesday at $750,000 for a Naperville man charged in the death of Downers Grove North High School student Beth Dunlap. 
Downers Grove Man Sentenced To 24 Years For Death Of Foreign Exchange StudentA Downers Grove man was sentenced to 24 years in prison for supplying a 15-year-old foreign exchange student from Spain with a fatal dose of methadone in 2016.