| Mar 24, 2014
| 4:01 PM
Police pulled a 2-year-old boy from a pond near Montgomery this afternoon and he was transported to Rush-Copley Hospital, intially in critical condition, officials said.
Oswego firefighters responded to a report of a possible drowning around 1 p.m. in a...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 9:37 AM
A proposed state law that would expand the Plainfield Park District from five to seven members passed out of the Illinois House on Tuesday and moved on to the state Senate for consideration.
The measure, passed by a vote of 100-12, also would give the...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 3:00 PM
A bill aimed at expanding the Plainfield Park District board — and effectively shifting power away from the board majority — is expected to go before the full Illinois House soon.
The bill recently passed the House Cities and Villages...
| 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....
| Mar 27, 2014
| 2:30 AM
NASHVILLE, TN -- These reader questions were answered at the American Animal Hospital Association Conference 2014 here, March 20-23. AAHA is the only organization which accredits veterinary practices for excellence in veterinary standards. There are...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 10:00 PM
To the citizens of Illinois: I am one of the few voters who will go to the polls on March 18 to select the candidates you will vote for in November.
No need to thank me.
— Dave Wrenn, Oswego
| May 11, 2014
Construction started on almost 5,000 new homes in the Chicago area in the 12 months that ended in March, but two of the top five communities weren't even in Illinois.
They were a short drive away, depending on traffic, in St. John and Crown Point, Ind....
| Mar 28, 2014
| 3:01 PM
A 2-year-old boy pulled from a pond near Montgomery Monday afternoon died Wednesday from near-drowning and hypthermia, officials said.
Mohamed Qattum, of the 208 block of Fernwood Drive in unincorporated Kendall County near Montgomery, was pronounced...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Amanda Drinkall may have grown up in a conservative Presbyterian family in Oswego, Ill., but that doesn't mean that her family isn't supportive of her decision to step into a pair of stiletto-heeled boots—and not much else—for her role in...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 9:34 PM
Despite the cold weather — and also because of it — thousands of people are grabbing their binoculars this winter and heading out to find bald eagles in Illinois.
Chances are better than ever they'll see scenes like the one Thursday near...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 7:53 AM
A West Chicago woman was charged with drunk driving after the vehicle she was driving was involved in an accident in Oswego that killed her passenger, police said today.
The accident happened at 12:02 a.m Sunday in the 5000 block of Minkler Road in...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 8:56 PM
An Aurora man has been charged with sexually assaulting a 7-year-old girl in southwest suburban Oswego in 2012, authorities said.
Joseph J. Evans, 38, of the of the 1500 block of Galway Drive in Aurora, is charged with predatory criminal sexual...