| Aug 12, 2011
| 4:30 PM
Carol Ann Bovaird
March 15, 1935 – August 9, 2011
Carol Bovaird died at home in Newport Beach on August 9, 2011 after a long struggle with cancer.
She was born on March 15, 1935 to Charles J. and Emily A. Dorsa.
She is survived by her husband of...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 3:02 PM
A Bolingbrook man shot his ex-wife to death in self-defense in the parking lot of an Oak Brook hotel on New Year’s Day 2010, his lawyer said today.
A jury heard opening statements and testimony as Jerry L. Hudson’s trial for the murder of...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 2:41 PM
A DuPage County jury Tuesday quickly rejected a Bolingbrookman’s claim of self-defense and found him guilty of murdering his ex-wife in an Oak Brook hotel parking lot.
The jury needed about 90 minutes to convict Jerry Hudson of first-degree...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 1:10 PM
The former president of a software company who pleaded guilty to defrauding investors and clients of more than $93 million was found dead last week in north-central Illinois, the day before he was scheduled to start serving a 15-year prison sentence,...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 10:07 AM
Drew Peterson's attorneys filed a request for his release from jail with the Illinois Supreme Court today, as prosecutorial appeals in the highly publicized murder case have delayed his trial for more than a year.
The defense already has lost similar...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 3:52 PM
The Illinois Supreme Court has denied Drew Peterson’s request to be released from jail while prosecutors appeal a critical aspect of his high-profile case.
The defense already had lost similar efforts at the trial, appellate and state supreme court...
| May 26, 2011
| 7:23 AM
A bat found in Bolingbrook has tested positive for rabies, the Will County Health Department said today.
It's the first Will County reported rabies case for 2011, and one of the first reported in Illinois this year, department spokesman Vic Reato said....
| Aug 27, 2012
| 3:11 PM
Continual coverage of the trial of Drew Peterson for the murder of his third wife, Kathleen Savio.
5:05 p.m. Testimony done for the day
The judge has sent the jury home for the day. Testimony is scheduled to resume Tuesday.
| Aug 8, 2012
| 5:45 PM
A DuPage County judge wants Oak Brook officials to better explain why they terminated former police officer Stephen Peterson, who is accused by the village of obstructing an investigation into the disappearance of the wife of his father, Drew Peterson,...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 2:32 PM
A 19-year-old Bolingbrook woman was killed in a one-car crash in the western suburb early today, officials said.
The DuPage County Coroner's office said an autopsy performed this morning shows Lizbet Barajas of the 400 block of Pheasant Chase Drive in...
| Sep 4, 2008
| 2:11 PM
| Jul 15, 2009
When Schaumburg and RedSpeed Illinois announced their intention to install red-light cameras in the village last September, both parties hoped it would be a long-term commitment -- producing safer intersections, with an added bonus of much-needed money....