Patch Recap: Walmart Plans Approved, Explosive Device Set Off, Presidential Debate, House Fire

Taking a glance at this week's Naperville headlines.


Naperville Man Found Dead Near Arizona Lake

The body of a 54-year-old Naperville man was found on the shoreline of Lake Mead in Arizona Thursday.

Explosive Device Set Off at Naperville Residence: Police

Naperville Crime Stoppers is offering a reward for information regarding a large explosive device or firework that was detonated in south Naperville last weekend.

City Moves Forward With New 75th Street Walmart

Naperville City Council members approved final plans for the proposed Walmart Supercenter Tuesday night.

No injuries were reported after crews from the Naperville Fire Department and Bolingbrook Fire Department quickly extinguished a residential fire Tuesday afternoon.


Police and fire

Part of Teen's Bond in Child Porn Case to Pay For Sex Offender Test

Part of a Naperville teen's bond for a child pornography charge is going to pay for a sex offender evaluation.


Election 2012

Sound Off: Jobs Report Helps Obama

National figures show lowest unemployment rate in nearly four years.

Who Won the Presidential Debate? Patch Survey Takers Say Romney

Barack Obama and Mitt Romney met for their first debate. We surveyed influential Illinois politicians and guests at Patch watch parties, who say the president whiffed.

Patch Presidential Debate Party on WGN News

Lourdes Duarte joined Patch at Flossmoor Station in Flossmoor for a Patch.com presidential debate viewing party Wednesday night. Mitt Romney impresses but voters say they want to see more.


Around town

Readers Respond to New Naperville 75th Street Walmart

We asked readers how they felt about the proposed Walmart Supercenter to be built at 75th Street and Beebe Drive. Here's what they had to say.

Access to the city of Naperville's website will be unavailable throughout the remainder of the week.

Think Pink: Breast Cancer Awareness Events in DuPage County

From galas to walks to shopping, here's how you can participate, pledge support and donate to the cause in DuPage County.

Oct. 5 marked the 50th anniversary of the James Bond movie franchise and events around the world were planned to celebrate the man with the license to kill.


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