| 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...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 8:33 PM
HARTFORD — In Illinois, the Mr. Basketball Award has been handed out for 33 years.
Only once has there been a tie in the voting among high school coaches and media — in 2011, when the honor was shared by guards Ryan Boatright of East Aurora...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 8:29 PM
#RiP bro @ArinWilliams I love you bro. On my soul u going to always live through me!!! #Squadddd 4Life #Brothers pic.twitter.com/v24oqOC1Q9 — Ryan Boatright (@Ryanboatright11) January 14, 2014
MEMPHIS — This was a signature win for Kevin...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 2:14 PM
Quickly dismissing a claim of self-defense, a Kane County jury today found an Aurora man guilty of strangling his girlfriend.
Jurors only needed about two hours of deliberation to find Delbert K. Cooper, 33, guilty of first-degree murder in the December...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 4:52 PM
Pontiac is the oldest, and its charm is unique.
The best basketball, though, will be played at Proviso West.
The busiest week of the high school hoops calendar is upon us, with several tournaments from which to choose.
Here's a look at what I...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 11:38 AM
The following items were gathered from police reports:
A 48-year-old North Aurora woman was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol Dec. 13 after being stopped near the intersection of Kaneville and Peck Roads.
A 20-year-old Aurora man was...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 5:11 PM
The Naperville area was focused on new ideas in 2013 starting with the spring election where candidates made their pitches for how to improve the city and schools. Developers throughout the year pitched plans to open new shops, restaurants and a...
| Dec 28, 2013
Naperville is in for a busy 2014 with major construction projects, trials and leadership changes on tap. Here's a look a what's to come in the new year.
Knoch Knolls nature center
The Naperville Park District's 5,000-square-foot nature center at Knoch...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 1:07 PM
The following items were from reports released by the Batavia and St. Charles police departments:
•A 27-year-old Sugar Grove man was arrested on an outstanding warrant for failing to appear in court on an assault charge in Kendall...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 4:11 PM
Power has been restored to approximately 22,000 people in Aurora, according to ComEd.
An outage occurred shortly before 1 p.m. when a substation failed, but crews were able to restore power to the area by about 4:30 p.m., spokesman John Schoen said....
| Jan 7, 2014
| 11:36 AM
With the holiday tournaments now in the books, the meat of the season now begins for boys high school basketball. Here's a mid-season report on how Naperville-area high schools have fared and how they line up for the rest of the year.
| Jan 9, 2014
| 3:37 PM
Naperville police have charged a motorist with having drugs in his system when he allegedly struck and killed a woman bicyclist last fall, according to a statement released Thursday.
Police said that as a result of their investigation, Joshua Spuhler,...