| Mar 18, 2014
| 9:33 PM
A detective and a deputy chief each appeared to have secured wins Tuesday night in the Democratic and Republican primaries leading up to November's Will County sheriff election.
Will County Sheriff's Detective Mike Kelley declared victory in the...
| May 21, 2014
| 9:40 AM
The Plainfield North girls soccer team was in familiar territory Friday.
The Tigers secured their sixth straight Southwest Prairie Conference title by defeating Oswego on May 7, but had one goal remaining in the regular season. By beating Plainfield...
| 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 1, 2014
| 12:36 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
A 23-year-old Yorkville woman and a 32-year-old Brookfield man were arrested at 8:04 p.m. Feb. 21 in the 1800 block of West Diehl Road and the woman was charged with possession of cannabis...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 3:43 PM
Years ago, Burville Road was a quiet country road traveled mostly by farmers and a few slow-moving cows.
But as a suburb sprawled around it and as tractors gave way to trucks and cars, the bucolic road has become a heavily used shortcut for speeding...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 5:13 PM
Four of the five members of last year's Tribune All-State first team were not seniors, and their teams occupied the top four spots in the Tribune's preseason Top 20.
They're still there.
What promised to be an exciting season has already brought us...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 6:23 PM
A disturbing number of Illinois school districts are in poor to dire financial shape, with 121 getting low or dismal ratings in the state’s annual financial report card for schools.
That’s more than double the number of districts in the...
| Mar 15, 2014
I read the Oct. 27 Tribune editorial "Curb crime, save Chicago," and I agree with the solutions put forth to decrease crime.
As a student at Johnson College Prep High School in the center of Englewood, a neighborhood where many crimes...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 4:31 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas – Ryan Boatright fielded a number of questions about the NBA on Friday.
He wasn't ready to announce a decision, but it sounds as though he is leaning toward coming back for his senior season at UConn.
"It's a lifetime dream to get...
| 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...