Kane Co. Chronicle
Burd, Wheeler competing for 50th District seat
Property taxes and job creation are two of the top issues in the race for who will succeed retiring state legislator Kay Hatcher in the Illinois House of Representatives.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Park district, foundation plan Oswego dog park
The Oswegoland Park District and the Oswego Park and Recreation Foundation have plans to develop a three-acre dog park, park district board members were told at their monthly meeting last week.
New Oswego police chief looks back, ahead
It was a "ride along" with an officer in a Naperville Police squad car when he was in high school that sparked newly appointed Oswego Police Chief Jeff Burgner's interest in a career in law enforcement.
Oswego home invaded; victims refuse police interviews
Victims of a home invasion in Oswego Tuesday morning are refusing to be interviewed by village police.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Kane Co. Chronicle
Ice cream eating contest, diaper derby help close Sugar Grove Corn Boil
SUGAR GROVE – Cate Wenig, 5, of Bartlett, felt a little full after gulping down almost 2 1/2 cups of ice cream in a minute's time during Sunday's Colonial Cafe ice cream eating contest at the Sugar Grove Corn Boil.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Oswego Seeks Preservation Commision Applicants
From the Village of Oswego The Oswego Historic Preservation Commission is currently accepting applications from Oswego residents for three positions.
Quilters Raise Cash for PrairieFest
From Little White School Museum The Quilters Dozen Quilting Club of Oswego donated $500 to the Oswegoland Park District to help defray the costs of this year's PrairieFest community celebration.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Kendal County Sheriff Blotter
Frank Russo, 37, of Route 31 in Oswego, was arrested on a failure to appear warrant out of Kane county in violation of a court order.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Kendall County Special Ed Co-Op Helped This Student Immensely
OPINION By Rebecca Shinault Kendall County Special Ed Co-Op Graduate I graduated from Oswego East in 2007, but before I had the pleasure of attending an Oswego school I was a student of District 131.
Veteran Oswego Police officer to lead department
A veteran Oswego Police officer will serve as the department's new chief beginning this fall.
An excellent choice for Oswego chief
As we report this week, the Oswego Village Board has approved Village President Brian LeClercq's appointment of Village Police Capt.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Local Jobs: Senior Star Job Fair; Panera, Kendall Sheriff's Office Now Hiring
Welcome to Job Central, our weekly column listing local job advertisements and descriptions.
Plank Principal Named Director of Secondary Education
Submitted by Oswego School District: There will be a familiar face at the helm when it comes to establishing a secondary education curriculum in Community Unit School District 308.
Oswego, Montgomery-Area Churches Host Back to School Clinic
Churches from the local Oswego and Montgomery area will host a free back to school clinic from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 9 at St. Luke's Lutheran Church, 63 Fernwood in Montgomery.
Oswego Police Wrote 63 Seat Belt Tickets During July 4 Campaign
Oswego police made one drunken driving arrest and wrote 63 seat belt citations during a recent Independence Day "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over/Click It or Ticket" crackdown, said Capt.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
2 years in prison for final person in 2013 hammer murder of Aurora teen
An Aurora man was sentenced to two years in prison Thursday after admitting to his role in concealing the 2013 murder of Abigail Villalpando, 18, in Aurora.
Letter: Time to Connect the Dots in Oswego School District
The time has come to connect some dots at Oswego 308 School District. This actually starts with the last time boundary lines were redrawn in this district.
Police Blotter: Teen Charged with DUI, Unlawful Use of a Weapon
July 17 Two 17-year-old boys were arrested and charged with possession of cannabis at St. Anne Parish, 551 Boulder Hill Pass, Oswego police said.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Veteran Oswego Officer Chosen as Baird's Successor
The Oswego Village Board on Tuesday night voted unanimously to name Capt. Jeff Burgner the new Oswego police chief.
Oswego Police Conduct 'Spare Change' Fundraiser for Special Olympics
The Special Olympics Illinois fundraiser, "Spare Change for Real Change" began July 14 and will continue through July 20 in Oswego, police said Wednesday.