| Jul 3, 2014
| 3:22 PM
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...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 7:02 PM
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...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 4:26 PM
The following reports were gathered from reports released by St. Charles.
An 18-year-old Aurora man was charged May 23 with defrauding drug and alcohol screening tests, a felony, after employees at a testing company on Randall Road reported to police...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 12:24 PM
An Aurora youth who authorities say took part in a gang-related shooting as a 15-year-old was sentenced Thursday to 18 years in prison, Kane County prosecutors said.
Ryan N. Fingers, 16, of the 500 block of North Root Street, pleaded guilty to...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 6:57 PM
Two Chicago men have been charged with arranging a sexual encounter involving two 15-year-old girls, an allegation DuPage County's chief prosecutor called "appalling."
A DuPage judge set bail today at $500,000 each for Demarcus Feltus and Laburron...
| May 8, 2014
| 2:18 PM
An Aurora man faces up to 30 years in prison after a Kane County jury convicted him of sexually assaulting a child, according to prosecutors.
After deliberating less than two hours Wednesday evening, the jury found Brandon M. Niford, 30, guilty of...
| Mar 19, 2014
Naperville Unit District 203 Superintendent Dan Bridges will stay at the helm through the 2018-19 school year under a contract extension approved Monday.
The school board voted to keep Bridges on board four more years on top of the year he still has...
| May 2, 2014
| 10:25 PM
The following items were taken from Naperville police reports:
A woman responded to an online rental listing for a home in the 900 block of East Bailey Road and was asked to send $800 to a person who said he would then send her the keys. She became...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 1:05 PM
Police in Aurora discovered a heroin stash with a street value of well over $1 million during a home search on Tuesday, one of the largest-ever seizures of the drug by a Kane County law enforcement agency, authorities said.
The search on Tuesday,...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 2:55 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
•A woman stole roughly $700 worth of perfume from a store in the 2700 block of Aurora Avenue about 3:33 p.m. March 11.
•An employee stole $63 from a business in the 1600...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 1:46 PM
Students and staff at Wredling Middle School in St. Charles took some time on Monday morning to recognize the achievement of one District 303 community member that few ever realize: turning 100 years old.
John H. Wredling, for whom Wredling school is...