| Sep 28, 2013
| 3:57 PM
Evergreen Park reached the Class 4A state quarterfinals in 2011 and semifinals in 2012 with little fanfare.
The lack of publicity has been a rallying point for the Mustangs, who probably will have to find a new source of motivation after their...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 4:49 PM
A former student has settled a lawsuit against the West Aurora High School district officials who she said failed to take the steps that would have prevented a band teacher from sexually abusing her. According to Kane County court records, the lawsuit was...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 2:31 PM
The woman who fatally stabbed an Aurora man with a comb handle last fall won’t face charges, say Kane County prosecutors, who believe she acted in self-defense.
State’s Attorney Joe McMahon issued a statement today announcing that his...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 3:07 PM
A man who supplied a gun, transportation and expertise in a 2009 gang-motivated murder in Aurora was sentenced today to 30 years in prison, according to Kane County prosecutors.
In a negotiated settlement, Jose R. Sosa, 25, agreed to plead guilty to...
| Oct 14, 2013
1. Loyola 7-0 (1)
Beat De La Salle 48-0
Next: Saturday vs. Lake Forest Academy
2. Mount Carmel 6-1 (2)
Beat St. Laurence 55-0
Next: Friday vs. Providence
3. Lake Zurich 7-0 (4)
Beat Zion-Benton 48-14
Next: Friday at Libertyville
| Jan 14, 2014
| 4:58 PM
A police officer discovered the body of an Aurora woman under a pile of clothes in her apartment, he testified today during the trial of the woman’s boyfriend, who is accused of strangling her to death.
Authorities allege Delbert K. Cooper, 33,...
| 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...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 3:01 PM
A 4-year-old Aurora girl died from head trauma after a television fell off a stand and struck her at her home on Sunday, according to an autopsy conducted today.
Cyliyah Yarbrough of the 1200 block of Nantucket Avenuedied of cranial-cerebral injuries...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 3:00 PM
A man was killed early this morning after being struck by a car while walking in downtown Aurora, officials said.
Donald L. Early, 54, whose last known address is the Hesed House homeless shelter in the 600 block of S. River St., Aurora, was walking...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 3:42 PM
Kane County prosecutors will team with a local university to study whether a program aimed at straightening out certain criminal offenders is meetings its goals, State’s Attorney Joe McMahon announced Tuesday.
Aurora University will track more...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 7:12 AM
An 81-year-old woman was killed in a 3-vehicle crash in Aurora Saturday afternoon, police said.
The woman was driving a 2006 Honda Civic north on Eola Road about 12:30 p.m. Saturday when she tried to make a left turn onto Bilter Road and her car was hit...