| Jul 15, 2013
| 7:30 PM
In a crowded DuPage County courtroom Monday, Angela Kramer vowed to go on with her life.
She said so minutes before a judge handed down a life sentence for Johnny Borizov — her former boyfriend and father of their son — who was convicted...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 2:12 PM
The man who admitted murdering three members of a Darien family and whose testimony also helped convict another man for the crime will be sentenced in August.
A DuPage County judge set Aug. 13 to sentence Jacob Nodarse, who is facing a minimum 45...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 12:48 PM
The man found guilty of masterminding the murders of three members of a Darien family will face sentencing in mid-July, a DuPage County judge decided Thursday.
Judge Daniel Guerin set July 15 for Johnny Borizov’s sentencing hearing. The judge,...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 10:57 AM
The following items were taken from police records:
•An ex-employee is suspected of stealing tools and other materials valued at $3,765 in a June 17 complaint from a company in the 800 block of Oakwood Road.
•A GPS device...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 5:36 PM
When the DuPage County courts began experimenting with cameras last fall, courthouse observers predicted that the trial of Johnny Borizov, accused of killing three members of a Darien family, would likely be the first major trial in the area to feature...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 4:21 PM
A man fatally shot his wife and two daughters before turning the gun on himself near Darien Tuesday, according to officials.
The shootings took place in the 500 block of Oldfield Road in DuPage County near Darien. The deaths are believed to have been...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 5:17 AM
DuPage County authorities are trying to make sense of a shocking tableau of death found in a house near Darien, after the coroner's office determined a man's wife and daughters were shot in homicides and the man killed himself.
David Andrus, 50, shot...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 4:48 AM
At a time of unimaginable loss, the families of Jeana and David Andrus have come together to plan a joint memorial service for the DuPage County couple and their daughters, who died violently in what relatives say was a loving home.
| Jan 27, 2013
A spectacular fire last week that destroyed two Bridgeport warehouses was a dramatic reminder of the city's long history battling fires. Flashback was reminded — with the help of its readers — of three similar warehouse and industrial blazes...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 2:48 PM
A Darien man charged with killing a man who was dating his former girlfriend must appear in court for his arraignment, and he won’t get to appear in street clothes, a DuPage County judge ruled today.
Joseph Spitalli, 34, will be wearing his orange...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 9:22 PM
Helen Virginia Harms was born Oct. 21, 1918, to George and Edith (Junod) Harms in Aberdeen. She attended the Aberdeen public schools and graduated from Aberdeen Central High School in 1936. She was homecoming queen in 1935. She attended Northern State...