Aurora resident Angelique Glover, 17, was honored during the Chicago Bear’s first preseason game against Philadelphia on Aug. 8. As her family watched, she walked onto Soldier Field to help unfurl the Bear Down Flag before kickoff. Glover was was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis in January.
Brian Schnurstein is using his story to bring awareness to ALS, which attacks the nerve cells, leading to paralysis and death, usually within five years.
Aug. 20 9:45 a.m. |
The village of Oswego is considering taking ownership of several private streets in the Ogden Falls subdivision.
AURORA – After being shuttered for years, a $750,000 grant from the state will make way for downtown’s Grand Army of the Republic Memorial Museum to once again open to the public.
Aug. 19 9:05 p.m. |
A lawsuit that alleges racetrack owners offered to bribe disgraced former Gov. Rod Blagojevich to sign legislation that hurt riverboat casinos has been given the green light to go ahead.
A Plano man was killed when his pickup truck veered into oncoming traffic early Tuesday morning in an unincorporated area of Kendall County near Newark.
District officials announced at Monday night’s School Board meeting that each building will be equipped with “cooling zones” for students and staff to get some temporary relief.
The Batavia Veterans of Foreign Wars Overseas Post 1197 approached aldermen in June about reconsidering the city’s previous decision not to allow video gambling.
San Sandberg, 17, won the Aurora Public Library's Teen Talent Show with a rendition of Billy Joel's "New York State of Mind."
The Board of Education voted in a special meeting to place the binding referendum on the ballot, with board members Jason Stoops and Jon Gaspar voting against it.
Cougars manager Mark Johnson said that sometimes he just knows in his gut what the right thing to do is, and so far this season, his gut has been right far more often than not.
U.S. Rep. Bill Foster (D-Naperville) stopped by Aurora University a few days ago to promote a House bill that would allow student loan holders to get lower interest rates on their federal loans.
Aug. 18 4:46 p.m. |
Aurora police are investigating four shootings which happened on Sunday. Police said two of the shootings were reported within minutes of each other on Sunday night.
Aug. 18 4:30 p.m. |