| Aug 15, 2011
| 6:51 PM
A few years down the road, maybe we’ll see Hagerstown’s Christian Binford pitching for the Kansas City Royals at Camden Yards against the Baltimore Orioles.
The 18-year-old Binford signed a contract Friday with Kansas City and the ink on...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 9:16 AM
The St. Peter Barn Sale is one giant sale weekend that will take place on Saturday, September 17th. and Sunday, September 18th. This fundraiser is for the church of St. Peter and also a great help to the surrounding community. St. Peter church works all...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 11:25 AM
Pumpkins For A Cure (PFAC), a non-profit organization, will host their seventh annual pumpkin drive to benefit The Zellmer Childhood Disease Foundation (ZCDF). Now in its seventh year, this public event will take place Saturday & Saturday, October 1st and...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 10:08 AM
An Aurora woman who was reaching for her sunglasses when she set off a chain reaction accident that killed a St. Charles motorcycling couple pleaded guilty today to aggravated DUI.
Alia Bernard, 27, admitted to having marijuana in her system on May 29,...
| Oct 1, 2009
When Christopher Shelton moved into Maplewood Care nursing home in Elgin, he was just 21 years old and a violent rap sheet testified to his explosive temper.
Though in the prime of life, he had a disability that qualified him for nursing home care:...
| May 18, 2009
(WGN-AM)- Sister Marie Marot appeared in full habit Monday morning for the beginning of her trial on a traffic violation charge stemming from a fatal accident.
Over the objection of prosecutors, a Kane County Judge Ronald Matekaitis ruled Friday that she...
| May 19, 2009
(WGN-AM) - A Kane County jury found a 24-year-old nun not guilty of running a red light moments before a fatal crash at an Elgin intersection in 2007.
The jury acquitted Sister Marie Marot, a member of the Fraternite Notre Dame order, after a two-day...
| Sep 23, 2009
| 11:30 AM
Howard and the White Boys
2009 Kane County Oktoberfest
Kane County Fairgrounds
525 South Randall Road
Appearing Friday at 8:30 p.m.
It's been six years since Chicago blues veterans Howard & the...
| Dec 4, 2009
Geneva is the kind of place that teenagers long to leave when they are grown. Sooo boring, they whine, that the sidewalks roll up at 9 p.m. So, they go away to college, then maybe get an apartment in Chicago.
Then they come back.
The same cocoon that...
| Jun 4, 2009
| 9:05 AM
(WGN-AM)- A Chicago woman became the fourth person in the state to die of the H1N1 swine flu a day after she gave birth, officials said Wednesday.
The latest death was a 20-year-old woman from Chicago who died Saturday at the University of Illinois...
| Jun 17, 2009
| 8:07 PM
(WGN-AM)- A recent high school graduate was charged with 16 felony counts today as a result of an auto crash in St. Charles last weekend that left an 18-year-old passenger in his sport-utility vehicle dead.
Kane County Judge James Hallock set bail at...