| May 18, 2013
| 8:01 AM
You've got your band name, members and a notebook full of songs. Now all you need is a signal. How about a guitar show and a drum show happening the same weekend? Fame awaits.
Chicago Guitar Show: Buy, sell and trade a wide variety of guitars at one...
| Feb 24, 2013
| 3:13 PM
Arquilla Jones was driving home early Sunday morning after a visit with her sister when she stopped the car along the shoulder of the Eisenhower Expressway (I-290), officials and a relative said.
Minutes later, another driver, who authorities say was...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 8:13 AM
Update: St. Charles police cancelled the missing person alert for Sarah Mignin this evening, after she was found safe in Michigan, police said.
Police had been looking for the 89-year-old woman after she failed to show up at her daughter’s home...
| Feb 19, 2013
Of 182 boys and young men recently locked up in Illinois' three medium-security youth prisons, at least 135 used to miss so much school that they were labeled chronic truants.
Nearly 60 percent couldn't even read at the third-grade level when they were...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 10:05 PM
Allen R. Harju, 53, St. Charles, Ill., speeding, fined $105.
Dek Mahamed Bedri, 22, Minneapolis, Minn., speeding, fined $85.
Terra Lynn Liebig, 37, of 546 Seventh Ave. S.E., violation of snow removal regulations, fined $117.
| 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,...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 8:48 PM
Ellendale, N.D.: Earl Herman Redlin, 95, of Ellendale died Dec. 21, 2012, at Sanford Palliative Care, Fargo, N.D. He was born July 20, 1917, to Robert Julius and Thersa (Zirbel) Redlin in rural Codington County. Earl was educated in Watertown, where...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 1:07 PM
A Carpentersville man has been sentenced to eight years in prison after being convicted of his ninth DUI, Kane County officials said today.
William M. Reece, 49, of the 400 block of Besinger Drive, Carpentersville, was sentenced Wednesday by Circuit...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 9:35 PM
Two men face charges relating to several crimes in different suburbs after they were found staying together in a St. Charles motel, police said Wednesday. …...
| Dec 26, 2011
| 4:34 PM
The Kane County courthouse in St. Charles is beefing up its security. Kane County Sheriff Pat Perez says there's no specific threat or incident that …...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Sandburg High School will host the Convocation of Eagles Invitational Debate Tournament starting at 8:30 a.m. Saturday at the school. Organizers are calling it the …...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 4:34 PM
There was little debate that local students enjoyed a successful run in the sixth annual Convocation of Eagles Invitational Debate Tournament Saturday at Sandburg High …...