| May 22, 2013
| 12:49 PM
West Aurora school officials who failed to report an incident involving a teacher later convicted of sexually abusing two students can avoid prosecution if they adopt and follow better reporting regulations, Kane County’s chief prosecutor said...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 1:15 PM
Arnold C. Wolden, age 95, of Philip, died Tuesday, January 8, 2013, at the Hans P. Peterson Memorial Hospital in Philip.
Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, January 10, at the Rush Funeral Chapel in Philip, and one hour preceding the...
| Jan 13, 2013
With both a bang and a whimper, the North Shore railroad, half a century ago this month, pulled the plug on a trolley wire that stretched from Chicago to Milwaukee and made the fortunes of towns in between.
Its last southbound train crashed into an...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 12:16 PM
An Aurora man was killed walking on a dark, country road after a previous car crash force him to have his vehicle towed, police said.
Dean Craig, 54, was killed about 7:40 p.m. Monday while walking on Jericho Road between Dugan and Ashe roads,...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 11:02 AM
A former Aurora resident already serving a lengthy prison sentence for a shooting was acquitted of the 2004 murder of a man shot dead while he slept.
A Kane County jury deliberated about seven hours Wednesday night before returning a not guilty verdict...
| May 8, 2013
| 5:49 PM
After deliberating about seven hours, a Kane County jury this evening acquitted an Aurora man of a 2001 street shooting.
Jurors found Arnoldo Aguilar, 27, not guilty of the murder of Brian Lambert, who was shot to death in Aurora. Aguilar burst into...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 9:34 PM
Property owners in the Chicago area who have suffered through flooding in the past face the possibility for more of the same Thursday and Friday, as hard rains continue to pound saturated ground.
Additional rounds of heavy thunderstorms could dump...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 1:35 PM
A Woodridge man has been charged with fleeing police after an early morning pursuit that began in west suburban Aurora.
Shortly after midnight, Kendall County sheriffs were notified about a vehicle that had fled a traffic stop being made by the Aurora...
| Mar 31, 2013
Oak Park's pricey homes, Frank Lloyd Wright architecture and array of shops and restaurants generate billions in property wealth, funneling a bounty of tax dollars to its elementary school district.
That kind of local affluence usually means fewer...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 4:33 PM
James H. Iverson
James H. Iverson (83) born 04/17/29 in St. Paul, MN, died 03/29/2013 in Huntington Beach, CA. Survived by son John, sisters Marjory and Clarice Ann, granddaughter Emily, daughter-in-law Diane, step grandchildren Lori & Kevin Lenart, great...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 4:13 PM
An Aurora man who was living in his town house with more than 350 live birds – and 120 dead ones – was charged today with animal hoarding, according to the city.
David Skeberdis, 57, has been cited for companion animal hoarding, a class B...