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April 16 Martin Gougis, 40, of the 500 block of Thomas, Bolingbrook, was arrested by Will County Sheriff's police and booked into the Will County jail on a charge of possession of a controlled substance, police said.
Over the course of so many years working in this newsroom, I've written plenty of stories about the local YWCA, including its extensive Week Without Violence campaign held each October since 1995, as well as its prestigious Women of Distinction luncheon that annually honored the Fox Valley's best females.
Birmingham Police say they were dispatched to the station at approximately 10 p.m. on April 12. Workers told police the woman left the store without paying for the bottle of rum, and was literally running from the scene as a security alarm triggered.
Bolstered by recent "puppy mill" bans in Chicago and suburban Cook County, protesters from The Puppy Mill Project picketed along Randall Road in Batavia Saturday.
According to police reports, graffiti included pitchforks, stars, letters and other symbols.
The second of two Chicago men implicated in a string of catalytic converter thefts in Naperville and Aurora has been sentenced to jail in one of those crimes.
As a little girl growing up in Mexico, she remembers watching the Living Stations of the Cross, a traditional re-enactment put on by churches of Jesus Christ carrying the cross to his death.
An Aurora man has been indicted on charges that he sexually abused a child under the age of 13, and failed to register as a sex offender in December, Kendall County Court records show.
Michael Zyzak – the unanimous winner of the David Popper Cello International Competition in Hungary – will perform during the Operatic Treasures concert Sunday, April 27, in Aurora University's Crimi Auditorium in Aurora.
Ray Shepardson's apparent suicide in downtown Aurora on Monday evening has left the Paramount Theatre president struggling with emotions a and for answers.
That was the message from Administration Committee Chairman Ron Ford, D-Aurora, Thursday after the group decided to switch directions on a roofing project for a county building in downtown Geneva.
A second historical mural has been found at the vacant West Aurora/Aurora Christian building on the city's West Side.
North Central College in Naperville invites community members to join in for the eighth annual day of service on May 3. The event, called Intersection, begins at 7:45 a.m. Volunteers can choose one of two locations to gather and register: in Naperville in the lobby at Wentz Concert Hall, 171 E. Chicago Ave., and in Plainfield at Grace Pointe ... (more)
A Sandwich man has been charged with failing to register as a sex offender after an anonymous tip came in that he wasn't living at his registered address.