| Aug 10, 2011
| 3:30 PM
Dolores B. Canoles, a longtime Canton neighborhood activist who joined the battle in the late 1960s that successfully defeated a proposed extension of Interstate 83 through East Baltimore and who later was a member of the city Liquor Board, died Aug. 3 of...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 4:58 PM
The following items were taken from police reports.
A 31-year-old Naperville man was cited for urinating in public in the 200 block of Main Street on July 19.
A 23-year-old Aurora man was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:37 AM
A request to consider a video gambling ordinance in St. Charles was rejected by the City Council on Monday night after two aldermen said they didn't even want to discuss the idea.
During the public comment portion of the council meeting, Donald Ramsell,...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 12:42 PM
The following items were gathered from reports released by the St. Charles Police Department.
A 28-year-old Geneva man was charged with criminal trespassing and possession of drug paraphernalia and cannabis on July 14 after police were alerted by park...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 3:21 PM
A 4-year-old boy who drowned at a St. Charles country club pool last month did not know how to swim and was not wearing a safety vest when he was found at the bottom of the deep end of the pool, according to a police report.
Multiple witnesses told...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 4:59 AM
A St. Charles-based company recently found in violation of the city's zoning ordinance will get an additional 30 days to vacate the first floor of the building it occupies, officials decided Monday.
At a Planning and Development Committee meeting,...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 1:31 PM
St. Charles Community Unit School District 303 recently filed a motion to dismiss a lawsuit filed by a former student who alleges the district did nothing to stop fellow drill team members from repeatedly bullying her.
The suit, filed with the Kane...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 9:07 AM
James Keegan was officially sworn in as St. Charles' new police chief at Monday night's City Council meeting.
Keegan took on the helm of the St. Charles Police Department late last month, following a six-month search process to replace former Chief James...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 2:35 PM
A trucker was trapped inside his crushed cab for nearly two hours Tuesday at a construction site in Elmhurst as the fire department worked to rescue him.
The accident occurred at about 11:45 a.m. when the bed of the truck, which contained dirt, fell...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 7:35 PM
ST. LOUIS Steady downpours across the upper Midwest have swelled the Mississippi River above St. Louis, once again threatening Clarksville, Mo., and other river-hugging towns.
Crests forecast by the National Weather Service would put the river 8 or 9...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 12:04 PM
The grand reopening of the nearly vacant Charlestowne Mall in St. Charles may be pushed back by about six months, developers said this week.
Plans to reopen the mall in fall 2015 could be delayed due to some difficulty securing commitments with future...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 10:55 AM
A St. Charles couple have been arrested and charged with helping their son operate a mail-order marijuana business, Kane County prosecutors said Thursday.
Anthony W. Salemi, 56, and Gina T. Salemi, 52, of the 5N block of North Glen Oak Lane, are facing...