| Oct 12, 2012
| 12:14 PM
Update: Friday afternoon Aurora police said Lewis Clark has been located and is safely back with his family. No other details would be released.
A 79-year-old Aurora man with dementia is missing from his home and might be driving his Honda, police said...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 1:35 PM
A Woodridge man has been charged with fleeing police after an early morning pursuit that began in west suburban Aurora.
Shortly after midnight, Kendall County sheriffs were notified about a vehicle that had fled a traffic stop being made by the Aurora...
| Jun 30, 2013
One is a labor lawyer. Another heads a company that sells firefighting equipment. One runs a construction company.
Of the 11, only five have held elective office. And just one has any railroad experience.
They are the board of directors of Metra,...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 7:49 PM
A Kane County jury returned guilty verdicts Thursday night in the trial of an Aurora man accused of a double murder.
After about three hours of deliberation, the jury found Jaime M. Diaz, 35, guilty of the first-degree murders of Brendon Anderson, 21,...
| Jan 13, 2013
With both a bang and a whimper, the North Shore railroad, half a century ago this month, pulled the plug on a trolley wire that stretched from Chicago to Milwaukee and made the fortunes of towns in between.
Its last southbound train crashed into an...
| May 8, 2013
| 5:49 PM
After deliberating about seven hours, a Kane County jury this evening acquitted an Aurora man of a 2001 street shooting.
Jurors found Arnoldo Aguilar, 27, not guilty of the murder of Brian Lambert, who was shot to death in Aurora. Aguilar burst into...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Aurora police have charged a man with the sexual assault of a woman he met on a dating wesbite and are looking for possible additional victims.
Derrick D. Chaney, 37, of the 3300 block of Allspice Court, Aurora, was arrested Friday and charged with three...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 9:34 PM
Property owners in the Chicago area who have suffered through flooding in the past face the possibility for more of the same Thursday and Friday, as hard rains continue to pound saturated ground.
Additional rounds of heavy thunderstorms could dump...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 4:05 PM
An Aurora woman was sentenced to seven years in prison Thursday for causing a head-on collision that killed a Marengo man in 2009.
Linda L. Knotts, 48, pleaded guilty in Kane County court to one count of aggravated DUI for the March 20, 2009 crash...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 5:21 PM
PEORIA — The game that made Illinois high school basketball history 16 years ago was "a toss-up" in Sergio McClain's estimation.
The crowd of 11,700 at the Peoria Civic Center was in suspense until the final seconds about whether the 1997 Class AA...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 8:13 PM
A father whose 14-year-old daughter was rescued after a car plunged into an Aurora retention pond Saturday said Monday that it "is a miracle she's alive."
About 7:30 p.m. Saturday, his daughter was riding in car that went into a pond off the eastbound...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 4:41 PM
Aurora police Friday announced charges against a man in connection with the fatal hit-and-run crash this week that killed a counselor at a residential school for children with psychiatric issues.
Gustavo Villarreal, 44, who remains at large, has been...