| Jun 10, 2013
| 12:13 PM
The following items were taken from police reports.
•Someone entered an unlocked car in the 800 block of South Quincy Street overnight May 28-29 and took a pair of sunglasses and a backpack containing a $500 laptop computer.
| 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...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 3:15 PM
Tossing away a plastic bag in a parking lot might be littering, but when it happens after an armed robbery it can lead to a Class X felony charge -- if St. Charles police find a palm print on it.
On May 19, a 37-year-old man was attacked by two robbers...
| 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 8, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Pace has announced new service changes, effective Monday, for routes 801 and 802 in the Kane County area, as well as information on the new …...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Bail was set at $1 million Monday for the woman charged in the death of an Elgin man whose body was found torched inside his …...