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Shooting Injures Man In Aurora: Police
According to police, the suspect was involved in a verbal altercation with a 48-year-old Aurora man when he shot him, striking him in the arm. The victim was taken to a nearby hospital and treated for injuries that were not life-threatening, police say.
Yorkville Man Dies in Apparent Drowning Incident
The Kendall County Coroner's Office says a Yorkville man died in a suspected drowning incident in Yorkville, earlier this week.According to the coroner's office, 67 year-old Michael Campbell of Gawne Ln. in Yorkville is the deceased.
Charges Pending After Man Shot in Aurora
The shooting victim, a 48 year old Aurora man, was apparently arguing with the 62 year-old man when the shooting occurred.
Aurora Store Owner Recognizes Alleged Robber On Street: Cops
AURORA, IL — An Aurora man was arrested after a local convenience store owner recognized him from surveillance footage of a recent burglary. Rodney Slaughter, 47 of the 600 block of S. River St., allegedly broke into the convenience store in the 800 block of Oliver around 2:20 a.m. on June 9 and sto
Geneva may give financial aid to get Dunkin' Donuts at vacant gas station
According to a memo in thecommittee's meeting packet, State Street Coffee LLC -- The Hari Group would put the store at 206 E. State St. The station, including a convenience store, closed in 2014 and has been vacant since.
Rain cancels all outdoor, evening Swedish Days events June 21 in Geneva
GENEVA – The Geneva Chamber of Commerce announced it has canceled all scheduled, outdoor events June 21 due to weather, including evening entertainment for Swedish Days.
Batavia Fourth Of July Fireworks: 2018 Guide
BATAVIA, IL — Wondering where to celebrate 4th of July in and around Batavia? This guide will help you find nearby fireworks displays, carnival rides, and other Independence Day events in Chicago's western suburbs.
Plant Causing Blindness, 3rd-Degree Burns Grows In Illinois
As you've probably heard by now, giant hogweed, an invasive species of plant that can leave you with third-degree burns or blind, was recently discovered in Virginia. But what you might not know is that researchers previously found the plant in Illinois, too — specifically, it's been spotted in Cook
Fatal ATV Crash Under Investigation In Kendall County
LITTLE ROCK TOWNSHIP, IL — A LaSalle County man was killed Sunday in an all-terrain vehicle crash in Kendall County, police said. Kendall County Sheriff's police said deputies were dispatched to the 17000 block of Sedgewick Road in Little Rock Township just after midnight for the reported the single
Mayor to appoint replacement Geneva alderman Monday
The council will also vote Monday on whether to change city law so that people can bring pets, such as dogs, into businesses open to the public, if the business wishes.
Elgin Teacher Found Asleep, Apparently Drunk On Job: Report
ELGIN, IL – An Elgin High School social studies teacher has been fired after he allegedly skipped one of his classes and was found sleeping, and apparently drunk, in an office at the school, the Elgin Courier-News reports. The U-46 school board earlier this month approved the suspension and terminat
Lisle July 4th Fireworks, Parades and More: 2018 Guide
LISLE, IL – July 4th is quickly approaching, which means it's time to fire up that barbecue, stock up on sparklers, and find out what Fourth of July fireworks and festivities are going on near you this Independence Day. We gathered up all the fireworks shows, parades and festivals happening in and a
Geneva Community High School, Geneva, Illinois - June 2018
Geneva Community High School is a 9-12 school in District 304, and is located at 416 Mckinley Avenue in Geneva, Illinois. There are currently 177 homes for sale ranging from $159,000 to $2,800,000.
Downers Grove Man, Ex-Teacher, Charged Criminal Sexual Assault
DOWNERS GROVE, IL — A Downers Grove man has been sentenced to eight years in prison for allegedly having an inappropriate sexual relationship with a minor while teaching in Roselle. Jared Wissmiller, 28, pleaded guilty Wednesday to a felony count of criminal sexual assault as part of a plea deal in
12 Arrested For Drug, Firearms Trafficking In Elgin
ELGIN, IL – Authorities arrested 12 people in recent weeks following an investigation into mid-level drug and firearms trafficking that had been occurring in the city, police said Tuesday. The Elgin Police Department's special investigations division launched the investigation in late 2017. Since th
Third Man Sentenced In 2014 Bensenville Murder
BENSENVILLE, IL — A Chicago man has been sentenced to 55 years in prison after the murder of a Bensenville tobacco store owner in 2014, according to the DuPage County State's Attorney's Office. Stephan Russell, 25, was sentenced for the murder and attempted robbery of Hussein Saghir.
Oswego Police Officials Seeking Information on Armed Robbery Incident at Hudson Crossing Park
The victims, two male teens, reported to officers that a black male displayed a black handgun; the suspects fled the scene prior to police arrival.
Montgomery Man Arrested in Aurora for Delivery, Possession of Controlled Substance
After being pulled over McKinney and another passenger in the vehicle, 21-year-old Isaiah Stewart of S. Glen Cir., made suspicious movements which led to them being searched.
Vehicle Fired on in Early Morning Shooting in Yorkville
Get the WSPY Newsletter in your inbox every Evening.Yorkville Police say they are investigating a shots fired incident where an occupied vehicle was apparently shot at and struck in the 200 block of E. Veterans Pkwy., early Wednesday morning.Police say the incident occurred around 2:18 a.m. on Wedne
Enjoy poolside movies, concerts in the park with Geneva Park District
Geneva Park District will offer a variety of programs this summer for the family, including poolside movies and concert in the park. For more information, call (630) 232-4542 or visitgenevaparks.org.• Join them under the stars for free "Movies in the Park" this summer. See "The Emoji Movie" on Thurs