| Feb 2, 2013
| 5:07 PM
At a West Side town hall meeting Saturday, a panel of elected officials and community activists decried Chicago’s crisis in elementary grade truancy and absenteeism, and vowed to work on reforms that could save countless children from failure in...
| 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...
| 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 8, 2012
| 3:34 PM
A man charged for his role in a drug rip-off at an Aurora residence that exploded into gunfire and resulted in a death was sentenced Thursday to 38 years in prison.
Jorge Diaz, 24, of Melrose Park, pleaded guilty Thursday in Kane County court to one...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 4:09 PM
Short-lived but strong storms moved through the Chicago area midday today, leaving little real rain in most places, but dumping hail up to 1-1/2 inches in diameter in some western sububs.
Forecasters had been predicting a sunnny afternoon and near...
| Apr 7, 2013
More than 50 struggling Chicago-area homeowners last year placed their faith and their savings into the hands of Washington National Trust, which promised to save their homes from foreclosure.
The homeowners, most of them Hispanic and living in Aurora,...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 10:48 AM
Kane County Sheriff's investigators closed traffic to a major road near Aurora for about three hours this morning because of a death investigation.
Farnsworth Avenue between Ogden Avenue and Montgomery Road near Aurora was closed about 6:20 a.m.,...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 7:28 PM
A 4-year-old Aurora girl was reunited with the dispatcher she spoke with when she called 911 to save her mother’s life.
Operator: she's not answering you?
Livia: No, but her head hurts cause she's showing me what hurts
Operator: she's showing...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 3:50 AM
AURORA, Colo. -- Prosecutors in the Colorado movie theater shooting on Thursday abruptly dropped their effort to gain access to a notebook written by suspect James Holmes, who appeared in court looking engaged and without the orange hair he had in...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 5:12 PM
Week 5 – Sept. 17-23
All games 7:30 unless noted.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 21
BIG NORTHERN EAST
Genoa-Kingston at Burlington Central, 7
Marengo at Harvard, 7
Mount Carmel at Brother Rice
St. Rita at Providence
| Oct 18, 2012
| 7:10 PM
Week 9 – Oct. 15-21
All games 7:30 unless noted.
TUESDAY, OCT. 16
CHICAGO INTER-CITY 2
Bronzeville vs. Gage Park, 6 at Gately
Hirsch vs. Dyett, 4 at Eckersall
Urban Prep-West vs. Juarez, 6 at Hanson
CHICAGO INTER-CITY 4
Johnson vs. Hawkins,...