| Feb 3, 2014
| 3:07 PM
A man who supplied a gun, transportation and expertise in a 2009 gang-motivated murder in Aurora was sentenced today to 30 years in prison, according to Kane County prosecutors.
In a negotiated settlement, Jose R. Sosa, 25, agreed to plead guilty to...
| Jan 28, 2014
A developer wants to demolish the McChesney & Miller grocery store in downtown Glen Ellyn, combine that property with a village-owned commuter parking lot and construct a 185-unit apartment complex and a three-story, public parking deck.
For more than a...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 4:58 PM
A police officer discovered the body of an Aurora woman under a pile of clothes in her apartment, he testified today during the trial of the woman’s boyfriend, who is accused of strangling her to death.
Authorities allege Delbert K. Cooper, 33,...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 8:36 PM
WEEK 1 Friday. Aug. 30
Ag. Science 22, Roosevelt 0
Buffalo Grove 28, Leyden 14
Douglass 12, Bronzeville 8
Dunbar at Bogan, at Gately
DuSable at Aurora Christian, 7
Dyett at Marine, 4:15 at Rockne
Evergreen Park 2, Little Village 0 (forfeit)...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 3:57 PM
Evergreen Park reached the Class 4A state quarterfinals in 2011 and semifinals in 2012 with little fanfare.
The lack of publicity has been a rallying point for the Mustangs, who probably will have to find a new source of motivation after their...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 3:01 PM
A 4-year-old Aurora girl died from head trauma after a television fell off a stand and struck her at her home on Sunday, according to an autopsy conducted today.
Cyliyah Yarbrough of the 1200 block of Nantucket Avenuedied of cranial-cerebral injuries...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 6:43 PM
Four Republicans vying in a west and southwest suburban congressional primary said Friday that Democratic U.S. Rep. Bill Foster is vulnerable because he voted for the Affordable Care Act and won’t have President Barack Obama at the top of the...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 3:42 PM
Kane County prosecutors will team with a local university to study whether a program aimed at straightening out certain criminal offenders is meetings its goals, State’s Attorney Joe McMahon announced Tuesday.
Aurora University will track more...
| Oct 14, 2013
1. Loyola 7-0 (1)
Beat De La Salle 48-0
Next: Saturday vs. Lake Forest Academy
2. Mount Carmel 6-1 (2)
Beat St. Laurence 55-0
Next: Friday vs. Providence
3. Lake Zurich 7-0 (4)
Beat Zion-Benton 48-14
Next: Friday at Libertyville
| Feb 3, 2014
| 3:00 PM
A man was killed early this morning after being struck by a car while walking in downtown Aurora, officials said.
Donald L. Early, 54, whose last known address is the Hesed House homeless shelter in the 600 block of S. River St., Aurora, was walking...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 7:12 AM
An 81-year-old woman was killed in a 3-vehicle crash in Aurora Saturday afternoon, police said.
The woman was driving a 2006 Honda Civic north on Eola Road about 12:30 p.m. Saturday when she tried to make a left turn onto Bilter Road and her car was hit...