| Jan 21, 2013
| 10:54 AM
Carol Palmer was born May 31, 1930 in Ravenswood, West Virginia. She attended Aurora College in Aurora, IL, where she met and would marry John Palmer on January 15, 1950.
John and Carol lived in Glendale following their marriage, and would remain...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 4:05 PM
An Aurora woman was sentenced to seven years in prison Thursday for causing a head-on collision that killed a Marengo man in 2009.
Linda L. Knotts, 48, pleaded guilty in Kane County court to one count of aggravated DUI for the March 20, 2009 crash...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 11:48 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — There is a legal avenue to try to get any gun you want somewhere in the U.S., thanks to the maze of gun statutes across the country and the lack of certain federal laws.
That undermines gun-control efforts in communities with...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 4:41 PM
Aurora police Friday announced charges against a man in connection with the fatal hit-and-run crash this week that killed a counselor at a residential school for children with psychiatric issues.
Gustavo Villarreal, 44, who remains at large, has been...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 2:05 PM
Twenty years have passed since "Kiss of the Spider Woman" (book by Terrence McNally, music and lyrics by the great John Kander and Fred Ebb) appeared on Broadway. And in 1993, the tragic drama of Luis Alberto Molina, a homosexual window dresser imprisoned...
| 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...
| 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...