Even In Well-To-Do Glen Ellyn, Food Pantries See Surge In Demand As Pandemic Hammers Economy“I never came to these pantries, never in my life; and, for this situation, this COVID, I don’t have any other option,” said bartender Felipe Cerritos.
Glen Ellyn Board Members To Vote On Temporary Ban Of Marijuana ShopsTuesday night, Glen Ellyn board members will vote on temporarily banning non-medical marijuana shops.
Carbon Monoxide Leak Forces Evacuation Of DuPage County Hockey VenueA hockey and ice skating venue near Glen Ellyn was evacuated Sunday evening due to what witnesses said was a carbon monoxide leak.
Metra Train Strikes Pedestrian Near Glen Ellyn; Extensive Delays On Union Pacific West LineAn inbound UP West line train hit a pedestrian around 5:20 a.m. near the Glen Ellyn station, according to Metra.
Four Burglaries While Residents Were Sleeping Reported In Glen Ellyn, WheatonPolice say the burglar or burglars got into the homes and stole items while residents were sleeping.
Finding The Ability In Disability: A Glen Ellyn Teen Will Represent Team USA In The World Para-Swimming ChampionshipsAfter Ahalya Lettenberger was born with a rare muscular skeletal condition, doctors told her family that she would never walk. Now 15 years later, the Glen Ellyn native is on her way to the World Championships as the youngest athlete on the Paralympics Swimming National A Team.
Bond Set At $750,000 For Glen Ellyn Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting 66-Year-Old Woman In Glendale HeightsBond was set at $750,000 for a Glen Ellyn man who has been charged with five felonies for sexually assaulting a 66-year-old woman in Glendale Heights Friday morning, police said.
Man Gets Life In Prison For Brutal Murder of Wheaton WomanA man convicted in the September 2013 murder of a Wheaton woman has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole.
Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Freight Train In Glen EllynA person was fatally struck by a freight train Monday in Glen Ellyn, according to fire officials.
Glen Ellyn Man Who Supplied Fatal Heroin Dose Sentenced To PrisonA Glen Ellyn man who pleaded guilty to supplying a fatal dose of heroin to someone he knew in 2017 has been sentenced to 14 years in prison.
eSports Explosion: How The Video Game Community Is Taking OverAround 100 million viewers -- that’s how many watched last week’s Super Bowl. That’s also how many watched eSports’ “League of Legends” World Finals two months ago.
Glen Ellyn KFC/Taco Bell Robbed By Woman Who Hid Inside Waiting For Restaurant To OpenA woman wearing a puffy, fur-lined jacket hid inside the KFC/Taco Bell restaurant in suburban Glen Ellyn until employees arrived for the morning shift, according to Glen Ellyn police.
Largest Private Collection Of Frida Kahlo Art Coming To College Of DuPageThe 26-piece collection will be on loan from the Museo Dolores Olmedo. It will showcase various sketches and paintings spanning Kahlo's career. Her notable self-portraits feature everything from sexuality, politics and death.
Glen Ellyn's Very Own Superman Saved By His Community's LoveLongtime Glen Ellyn resident Jonathan Charbonneau is known fondly for his reputation for putting smiles on the faces of residents who come to see him zoom up and down the street during parades.
Chicago-Area Man Sentenced To 12 Years In Armed RobberyPhillips pleaded guilty in September to one count of armed robbery.