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.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Report shows fewer out of work here
Kendall County's unemployment rate in May was down over two percentage points from last year, according to the latest report from the Illinois Department of Employment Security and U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Police Blotter: Car Stolen from Meijer Parking Lot, DUI Arrests
July 13 Kelly Ortega, 28, of the 1800 block of Broch Way, Montgomery, was arrested by Oswego police at Washington Street and Route 71 and charged with DUI and improper stopping on the roadway, police said.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Volunteers work to keep food pantry stocked
If you're one of the frequent walkers, runners or bikers who use the Prairie Path Trail in Prairie Point Park in Oswego you've no doubt seen people working in a large vegetable garden along the trail.
New Museum Exhibit Highlights Oswego Drag Raceway
Submitted by the Little White School Museum: Each Sunday within a few years of its inception in 1954, the Oswego Drag Raceway was drawing nearly three times the village's total population to the course on the Wally Smith farm on U.S. Route 34 west of Oswego.
Oswego will re-bid creek path repair project
The Village of Oswego will seek a second round of bids from contractors to repair a section of the Waubonsie Creek Path.
Oswego approves Jimmy John's request
A Jimmy John's sandwich shop will open in the Washington Square shopping center on Ill.
Oswego Senior Center Seeks Garage Sale Donations
Looking to get rid of some unneeded items? The Oswego Senior Center will host its annual garage sale on July 31 and Aug. 1 and 2 at the Old Fire Station on Main Street in downtown Oswego, and the organization is taking donations of sale items.