| Jul 20, 2012
| 4:32 PM
A link to the Twitter feed of "Jessica Redfield," real name Jessica Ghawi, a victim of the movie-theater massacre in Aurora, Colo., has been going around the Web today. It's hard to know what to say about these grotesque mass......
| Jun 13, 2013
| 9:43 AM
Maintenance crews restored power to tens of thousands of homes overnight after severe thunderstorms in the Chicago region brought powerful winds and reports of funnel clouds Wednesday evening.
By 11:30 a.m., of the more than 78,000 customers affected by...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 1:42 PM
The following items were taken from Naperville police reports:
A person held a camera under a woman's skirt while she was shopping in the 200 block of South Route 59 about 4:10 p.m. Aug. 2. The person ran when confronted.
A store employee was cited...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 9:11 PM
When Renea Walker realized she had to make a change, she was in a hotel room looking into a mirror.
"I had a real bad beating. Both my eyes were black, my lip was busted and my tooth was missing. That will do something to you when you look in the mirror...
| Dec 8, 2011
When Casey Woodruff founded what is now Woodruff Johnson & Palermo in 2000, he was joined by one other attorney. Today, the firm comprises eight attorneys and a support staff of 10. Woodruff credits this exponential growth to the firm’s aggressive...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 5:54 AM
A 22-year-old Aurora University student from Chicago was charged with sexually abusing another student on campus early Saturday, officials said.
Kelly Moore, of the 8000 block of South Artesian Avenue, was charged with sexual abuse and appeared Sunday...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 8:28 AM
Farmers markets in the city and suburbs are evolving into community markets reflecting the neighborhoods they represent and featuring not only fresh fruits and vegetables but artisan prepared foods and arts and crafts.
"We realized the markets were...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 9:51 AM
A 73-old-Sugar Grove man died after striking a utility pole in his pickup truck Friday afternoon near Aurora West County Forest Preserve near west suburban Aurora, according to authorities.
Rodger Lambert, 73, of the 300 block of Maple Avenue, was...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 9:55 AM
"There are two kinds of people — battery chargers and battery drainers," said Amy Manion of Sugar Grove. "Sister Kathleen (Ryan) is a battery charger. She inspires the students and tutors."
Ryan, 68, is director of the Dominican Literacy Center...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 12:18 PM
An Aurora man accused of committing murder as a 14-year-old wants his case returned to juvenile court, a move that could potentially result in his release from prison, his attorney said today.
Garang Deng, 22, pleaded guilty to the murder of Marilyn...
| May 25, 2011
Patrick W. Collins, a longtime president of Ralphs Grocery Co., died May 16 of congestive heart failure at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, said his wife, Beth. He was 82.
Collins became president and chief operating officer in 1976 and was named...