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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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  • Cops still stopping more black and Hispanic drivers than whites: ACLU

    Cops still stopping more black and Hispanic drivers than whites: ACLU
    Police across the state have made little progress combating racial profiling, searching the cars of African-American and Latino drivers far more often than those of whites. At the same time, a decade of studying routine traffic stops shows that officers...
  • New Naper Settlement play area adds something for younger kids

    New Naper Settlement play area adds something for younger kids
    Naperville's outdoor history museum, Naper Settlement, has become more playful than ever with the addition of a new playground and splash pad set to open Aug. 17. The Rita (Fredenhagen) and John Harvard Early Learning Playscape had an informal opening...
  • Man gets probation for role in Aurora murder case

    Man gets probation for role in Aurora murder case
    An Oswego man accused of helping his friend dispose of a murder victim pleaded guilty today to attempted obstruction of justice, according to Kane County prosecutors.  In a negotiated plea, Jose M. Becerra, 22, was sentenced to a term of probation on...
  • Aurora man pleads guilty to sexually assaulting 2 children

    Aurora man pleads guilty to sexually assaulting 2 children
    An Aurora man was sentenced to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty today to charges that he sexually assaulted two children, Kane County prosecutors said. Inocencio Hernandez-Reyes, 40, received consecutive 10-year terms in exchange for admitting...
  • Aurora man convicted of burglary for 7th time

    Aurora man convicted of burglary for 7th time
    An Aurora man who already has six convictions for burglary stretching more than two decades is facing a prison term after again being found guilty of the crime, Kane County prosecutors said today. A jury returned a guilty verdict Tuesday night against...
  • Already convicted of murder, man found guilty in separate shooting from same night

    Already convicted of murder, man found guilty in separate shooting from same night
    A reputed gang member previously convicted of murdering a man during a 2007 parking lot confrontation in Aurora was found guilty today in a separate shooting that same night, Kane County prosecutors said. It took a jury about 90 minutes to find...
  • Woman guilty of trying to arrange her former boyfriend's murder: prosecutors

    Woman guilty of trying to arrange her former boyfriend's murder: prosecutors
    An Aurora woman was found guilty today of trying to arrange the murder of her former boyfriend, Kane County prosecutors said. A Kane County jury returned guilty verdicts against Maricela Arciga, 27, on two counts of solicitation of murder for hire....
  • Geneva doctor's license suspended amid state probe

    Geneva doctor's license suspended amid state probe
    A Geneva doctor's medical license has been suspended by state regulators, who allege he engaged in inappropriate sexual relations with several of his patients and knowingly prescribed addictive drugs to a patient who abused them. The Illinois Department...
  • Man charged with urinating in public in St. Charles

    Man charged with urinating in public in St. Charles
    The following items were taken from police reports. A 31-year-old Naperville man was cited for urinating in public in the 200 block of Main Street on July 19. A 23-year-old Aurora man was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and...
  • $250K bond for man charged with DUI in crash that killed 2

    $250K bond for man charged with DUI in crash that killed 2
    The driver of a car that landed in a water-filled quarry in west suburban Naperville Saturday morning, killing two of his friends, has been charged with DUI and has been ordered held on a $250,000 bond, officials said.  Shortly before 2 a.m., Naperville...
  • Lawmakers intervene in teacher licensing

    Lawmakers intervene in teacher licensing
    State lawmakers have intervened repeatedly in Illinois' teacher licensing process, going to bat in some cases for candidates who did not meet state requirements and applicants with criminal pasts as well as for relatives, donors and constituents, a...