| 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...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 11:12 AM
The following items were gathered from police reports released by the Geneva and St. Charles police departments.
•A 33-year-old St. Charles woman and a 52-year-old St. Charles woman were both charged with disorderly conduct on Feb. 9 for...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 2:52 PM
The following items were gathered from reports released by the Batavia and St. Charles police departments.
A 45-year-old South Elgin woman was arrested for felony retail theft on Feb. 23 after stealing merchandise from Kohl's, 251 N. Randall...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 12:44 PM
The following items were gathered from police reports:
•A Mercedes-Benz parked outside Rookies, 1545 W. Main St., was found with a "substantial" amount of damage, according to police. The car was vandalized between 2 p.m. Jan. 30...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 7:43 PM
A 45-year-old Aurora man has been charged with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of a 22-year-old woman Monday night on the town’s west side during what police say appeared to be a domestic dispute.
Aurora Police secured the charge against...
| 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 18, 2014
| 9:25 PM
Kane County residents voted against a 0.1 percent property tax that would have generated about $12 million annually to fund services for the developmentally disabled.
With all precincts reporting, 63.8 percent voted no on the proposal Tuesday, according...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 9:48 AM
The four Republicans vying for the party nomination in the race to replace retiring state Rep. Kay Hatcher share similar positions on almost every issue, including their stated focus – improving Illinois' business climate and economic health....
| Feb 11, 2014
| 12:44 PM
Kane County Clerk John Cunningham's sole challenger in the upcoming Republican primary says its time for a "fresh perspective and new energy" in the clerk's office where Cunningham has been at the helm for 12 years.
"It's my mission to try to make...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 7:18 PM
A former Aurora man already serving a life sentence for two homicides was found guilty Wednesday night of killing his wife almost a quarter-century ago.
A Kane County jury deliberated about three hours before finding Aurelio Montano, 58, guilty of...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 4:38 PM
A day after a Kane County jury found him mentally fit to face charges, a March trial date was set Thursday for an Aurora man accused of a gang-related murder.
The jury deliberated about 2 1/2 hours before finding Quentin C. Moore, 32, mentally fit to...