| Jul 7, 2014
| 12:26 PM
Out beyond the faux-country silos and the bucolic cul-de-sac signposts that dot the far fringe of suburbia, out where you come round a bend and find yourself on a county road that knifes through bean fields clear to the horizon's edge, and just beyond a...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 11:24 AM
An Elburn man died following a two-vehicle crash Monday morning in Kane County, according to sheriff’s police.
Police identified the dead man as 68-year-old Burton Brown of the 48W000 block of Country Life Drive.
Brown was heading east on...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 3:46 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
•A mailbox in the 2700 block of Cedar Glade Drive was damaged about 12:30 a.m. Feb. 28.
•A vehicle was burglarized in the 800 block of Benedetti Drive between 7 and 9 p.m. Feb....
| Feb 4, 2014
| 11:36 AM
The following items were taken from Naperville police reports:
•CDs and paperwork were stolen from an unlocked car in an unlocked garage in the 300 block of Pearson Circle between 8 p.m. Jan. 23 and 7:52 a.m. Jan. 24.
| Dec 21, 2013
| 6:41 PM
Freezing rain and snow could make roads treacherous across the Chicago region today, according to meteorologists.
The National Weather Service this morning issued a hazardous weather outlook for north central Illinois, northeast Illinois and northwest...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:49 AM
A 23-year-old Hinckley woman died in a two-vehicle crash Sunday in Kane County.
According to a press release from the Kane County Sheriff's Office, Kelly Morsch was driving a 2012 Ford Focus eastbound on Route 38 west of Meredith Road between Elburn and...
| Dec 1, 2012
Sorrell Blomley isn't allowed much in her 9-by-12-foot cell at Dwight Correctional Center. A bed, a toilet and some photographs kept neatly in an album.
But for the past four years, Blomley also has shared the cramped space with a succession of fluffy...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 12:30 PM
As many as 10 people were injured when a St. Charles man accidentally fired his gun at an Elburn-area gun club, police said.
About 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, the man had just completed shooting at the St. Charles Sportsman’s Club, 44W471 Keslinger Road,...
| May 29, 2013
| 3:17 PM
A man died this morning after being hit by a freight train in Geneva, police said.
At 8:45 a.m., Geneva police responded to the area near Randall and Keslinger roads to reports of a pedestrian struck by a train. The victim was found on the tracks in the...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 3:19 PM
A 78-year-old Kaneville woman died Tuesday after a fatal crash near Elburn.
Lorella Huff of the 46W500 block of Main Street was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash – the intersection of Route 38 and Francis Road, police said.
| Oct 17, 2012
| 5:17 AM
All lanes on the Dan Ryan Expressway near the Chicago Skyway reopened this morning after demolition work on a railway bridge caused traffic shutdowns Tuesday.
A demolition crew was working on a railroad bridge spanning the Ryan (I-90/94) near 64th Street...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 10:22 AM
Arsenal Road near Interstate 55 was closed this morning after the release of "petroleum byproducts" at the Exxon-Mobil refinery and is expected to remain closed through the afternoon, officials said
The road was closed from the interstate to Baseline...