| Apr 5, 2014
| 12:48 PM
A 66-year-old man has died after the car he was driving cut off several vehicles on eastbound Interstate 90 in far northwest suburban Gilberts before slamming into a parked pickup truck, Illinois State Police officials said.
Police were called at 9:39...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 11:05 AM
A Gilberts man was sentenced to 90 years in prison today for murdering his girlfriend and setting the fire that gutted their townhouse.
Frank Hill, 34, was found guilty in May of first-degree murder and aggravated arson for the January 2007 death of...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 4:06 PM
Police arrested almost two dozen suspected drunken drivers during the most recent “no-refusal” DUI enforcement action in Kane County, State’s Attorney Joe McMahon said today.
Eleven police agencies in the county, along with Illinois...
| May 11, 2011
| 7:31 PM
The Chicago area basked today in its second summerlike day in row, but severe thunderstorms hit parts of the Chicago area as the National Weather Service warned of storms with hail and with winds of more than 60 mph.
The storms had moved east out of the...
| May 12, 2011
| 6:08 AM
Rescue crews searched a small retention pond near Gilberts in northern Kane County this evening, after a report of someone trapped in the water, but found nothing, a fire official said.
At least seven different fire departments dispatched crews to the...
| May 20, 2011
| 4:13 PM
A former Schaumburg man was found guilty today of killing his girlfriend by setting fire to the townhouse they shared in Gilberts.
A Kane County jury took less than three hours convict Frank A. Hill, 33, of first-degree murder and aggravated arson in the...