| Jun 8, 2012
| 3:28 PM
An Aurora man who stabbed an elderly female hospital patient with a butter knife after hearing that his son had died was found not guilty of attempted murder by reason of insanity Friday in Kane County.
Darrell Franklin, 41, formerly of the 600 block of...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 10:38 AM
Last Name, First Name | City, State | Media
Axium, Carole | Chicago, IL | Jewelry
Barnish, Andrea | LaGrange, IL | Photography
Bank, Carla | Barrington, IL | Acrylic
Benes, Eugene | Homer Glen, IL | Wood
Benson, Jeffrey L. | Orland Park, IL |...
| Jun 20, 2012
On a recent steamy holiday weekend, customers at a discount grocery store in Evanston loaded their carts with bags of chips, boxes of cookies, 2-liter soda bottles and jugs of fruit punch, among other items, then paid for it all with food stamp credit....
| Jun 21, 2012
| 3:22 PM
A DeKalb County attorney has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of prostitution, her lawyer confirmed Thursday.
In a negotiated plea, Reema Bajaj, 26, agreed to plead guilty to the count, in exchange for DeKalb County prosecutors dropping a felony...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 1:48 PM
Two Chicago men were charged today after holding up an upscale watch store in an outlet mall and fleeing in a stolen car Thursday in Aurora.
Kevin Jones, 34, and Michael Pitchford, 31, were charged this afternoon with aggravated robbery, robbery and...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 3:13 PM
An Aurora woman was found not guilty of murder late this afternoon in the stabbing death of her boyfriend at her apartment in 2010.
The verdict was handed down by Kane County Judge Timothy Sheldon at the conclusion of a bench trial that began last week....
| Jun 26, 2012
| 2:59 PM
DuPage County prosecutors are seeking to revoke the bond of a minister awaiting trial on charges that he bilked members of his church.
Judge Blanche Hill Fawell today set a July 10 date for the bond revocation hearing for Howard Richmond, 51, of...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 8:12 AM
If you're looking to add the freshest fruits, vegetables, baked goods, cheeses and flowers to your dinner table, look no further than in your own backyard. Don't see a farmers market near your town listed below?
Check out the Illinois Department of...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 3:09 PM
An Aurora woman who authorities say lied on documents in order to get food stamps and health benefits has pleaded guilty to theft charges, according to Kane County prosecutors.
Jurline Price, 58, of the 2000 block of Fox Pointe Drive, was sentenced to 30...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 6:38 PM
A Batavia man who held up two restaurants and a motel, and was tied to the robberies following his arrest for an Elgin bank robbery, was sentenced Friday to 20 years in prison.
Douglas E. Kelley, 27, of the 1100 block of Lorlyn Circle, pleaded guilty...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 11:31 AM
The apparent drowning of a 52-year-old Aurora man in the Fox River yesterday evening appears to be accidental, police said today, although the death investigation continues.
According to the initial investigation, Gene Autry Pryor of the 900 block of...