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Aurora
Sprawling over 40 square miles and four counties, Illinois ' second-largest city is transforming its once-industrial downtown and reversing its down-at-the-heels image. Read more about Aurora, IL

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Sprawling over 40 square miles and four counties, Illinois ' second-largest city is transforming its once-industrial downtown and reversing its down-at-the-heels image. Read more about Aurora, IL

Find community news and events at TribLocal Aurora.
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  • Pick a class, any class

    Pick a class, any class
    Amateur cooking schools and classes by independent teachers are listed in alphabetical order by category; general classes are listed by geographic area. Fees are listed where available. Inclusion does not imply endorsement by the Tribune. NEW means...
  • Cops release woman held in Aurora murder investigation

    Cops release woman held in Aurora murder investigation
    Aurora police said Thursday they have released a woman from custody while they continue to investigate an incident in which she reportedly stabbed a man to death with a sharp handle of a plastic comb. Authorities have been questioning the 19-year-old...
  • Sex assault trial begins, but defendant may have fled country

    Sex assault trial begins, but defendant may have fled country
    The trial of an elderly Aurora man charged with sexually assaulting a child began Monday in Kane County without the defendant, who authorities presume has fled the country. Enrique Huerta-Ruiz, 85, was last seen Nov. 22, when he told family members he...
  • Football | Saturday's semifinal updates

    Football | Saturday's semifinal updates
    For live updates from throughout the area, follow us on Twitter @ChiTribPreps. For results, check out the scoreboard. At a game? Join the action using hashtag #TribFB. HALFTIME 8A: Naperville Central 7, Marist 7 Naperville Central’s defense...
  • Speed limits largely ignored, Tollway report finds

    Speed limits largely ignored, Tollway report finds
    Armed with speed-measuring guns, traffic engineers stood atop an overpass across Interstate 94 in Lake County to document just how fast Chicago-area motorists are driving. The first minute of testing on that stretch of the Tri-State Tollway that...
  • 3 charged with mortgage rescue fraud scheme

    3 charged with mortgage rescue fraud scheme
    An alleged mortgage scam that swindled at least 54 suburban, primarily Hispanic homeowners out of $220,000 has resulted in three federal indictments. Melvin T. Bell, 37; Monica Hernandez, 43; and Carlos Rayas, 39, face federal fraud charges tied to...
  • 3 hospitalized, 4 dogs saved in Aurora fire

    3 hospitalized, 4 dogs saved in Aurora fire
    Three people were hospitalized and four dogs were rescued after a house fire in Aurora this morning, officials said. The fire was reported at 9:55 a.m. on the 900 block of Garfield in the far western suburb, Aurora officials said. The two alarm fire...
  • Aurora U. to study impact of Kane Co. diversion program

    Aurora U. to study impact of Kane Co. diversion program
    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...
  • Aurora man accused of sexually assaulting girl, 7

    Aurora man accused of sexually assaulting girl, 7
    An Aurora man has been charged with sexually assaulting a 7-year-old girl in southwest suburban Oswego in 2012, authorities said. Joseph J. Evans, 38, of the of the 1500 block of Galway Drive in Aurora, is charged with predatory criminal sexual...
  • Bruce Hornsby and Ricky Skaggs to release live album next month

    Bruce Hornsby and Ricky Skaggs to release live album next month
    Williamsburg's own rambling piano man Bruce Hornsby is in Park City, Utah, today, where he'll play a concert on the same bill as eclectic folk-rock band Railroad Earth. He's looking ahead, though, to the release of a new live record. "Cluck Ol' Hen," is...
  • Pedestrian struck by Metra train in Naperville

    Pedestrian struck by Metra train in Naperville
    A male pedestrian was struck and killed by a Metra train  on the Burlington Northern Santa Fe line in  Naperville Friday evening, officials said. The accident happened at 6:30 p.m. at Colombia Street, just east of the the Naperville station, said...