WSPY NEWS - Obituary
Monday, November 18th, 2019
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Montgomery Man Arrested in Oswego for Alleged Possession, Delivery of MDMA

A Montgomery man was arrested on a number of drug charges in Oswego on Friday in relation to the alleged possession and delivery of MDMA. Read more

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Fifteen Aurora Firefighters Answer Structure Fire Call in Downtown Aurora

The Aurora Fire Dept. put out a fire at an apartment building in the 100 block of East Downer Place in downtown Aurora on Sunday at 1:30 a.m. Read more

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Newark Schools vs. Oswego Schools Tops Discussion of Potential Changes to Kendall County's Land Cash Ordinance

At Thursday's Committee of the Whole meeting, the Kendall County Board tabled changes to the county's Land Cash Ordinance, which has been revised. Read more

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WCSJ/WJDK Focusing on Mental Heath This Week; Part 1 Involves Grundy Co. Mental Health Court Program

This entire week, WCSJ/WJDK will be featuring a series of stories on the Grundy County Mental Health Court Program and how other services are available. Read more

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Kendall Co. Board Set to Vote Tues. on Amendments to Cannabis Uses

At Tuesday's morning's Kendall County Board meeting, board members will vote on a request from the Planning, Building and Zoning Committee for text amendments for recreational and medical cannabis uses in unincorporated parts of the county. Read more

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Juvenile Charged with Disorderly Conduct in Connection with Alleged Threats of Violence Regarding Naperville School

A juvenile was taken into custody and charged with Disorderly Conduct on Friday in connection to alleged statements and verbal threats of violence regarding Wheatland Academy in Naperville. Read more

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Montgomery Man Arrested for Aggravated Domestic Battery Following Incident in Montgomery

A Montgomery man was arrested for Aggravated Domestic Battery following an incident in Montgomery on Sunday. Read more

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Oswego's Little White School Museum's "Remembering Our Veterans" Exhibit Open Until Dec. 2

Oswego’s Little White School Museum invites all area residents to visit the annual “Remembering our Veterans” special exhibit at the museum. Read more

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Leaf Vacuuming Begins in Sandwich on Monday; City Council Will Discuss Possible Cannabis Sales for Last Time

At Monday's Sandwich City Council Committee of the Whole meeting, aldermen will hear from Director of Public Works Tom Horak regarding the 2019 leaf vacuuming program. Read more

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Area Police Reports for Monday, November 18, 2019

Note to Readers: Information presented here is obtained from the city police and sheriff's departments. Individuals listed in reports who have been charged with a crime have not been proven guilty in court. Read more

Remembering Our Veterans Special Exhibit

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The Little White School Museum will be presenting its annual Remembering Our Veterans special exhibit Friday November 1 – Monday December 2…

Art Therapy

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3rd Mondays | 10:30am

Remembering Our Veterans Special Exhibit

Date and time

The Little White School Museum will be presenting its annual Remembering Our Veterans special exhibit Friday November 1 – Monday December 2…

Adult Painting Class with Michelle from Patite Palette

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Join Michelle Shepard from Petite Palette for a special Winter-themed adult painting class,

Remembering Our Veterans Special Exhibit

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The Little White School Museum will be presenting its annual Remembering Our Veterans special exhibit Friday November 1 – Monday December 2…

Reader's Haven Book Club

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2nd Tuesdays | 6:30pm

Naperville Noon Lions 5K Turkey Trot

Registration is now open at https://napervilleturkeytrot.com for the 22nd annual Naperville Noon Lions 5K Turkey Trot to be held on Thanksg…

Remembering Our Veterans Special Exhibit

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The Little White School Museum will be presenting its annual Remembering Our Veterans special exhibit Friday November 1 – Monday December 2…

Treasure Breads

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The Northwestern Medicine Valley West Hospital Auxiliary is hosting a Treasure Breads Sale on Nov 21. Large and mini loaves of delicious br…

Chess Club

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2nd Wednesdays | 6pm

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William Howard Green, 1931-2019

William Howard Green, 88, of North Aurora, IL passed away Friday, November 15, 2019 at Asbury Gardens in North Aurora, IL.  He was born September 30, 1931 in Plano, IL the son of Bill and Lucille Green.  He was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving during the Korean War. Read more

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Francisco J. Ocon, 1953-2019

Francisco J. Ocon, age 65 of Plano, IL passed away, surrounded by his loving family, on Friday, November 15, 2019, at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Des Plaines, IL. He was born on December 14, 1953 in San Jose de Ramos, Durango, Mexico the son of Francisco and Velia (Diaz) Ocon. Read more

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Elizabeth "Betsy" Way, 1976-2019

Elizabeth “Betsy” M. Way, 43, passed away peacefully, November 6, 2019 at her home surrounded by her family. She was born in Aurora on her mother’s golden birthday, February 20, 1976 daughter of Michael and Debra (James) Way. Betsy enjoyed her volunteer work with P.A.D.S. of Kendall County and loved Hello Kitty. She was a graduate of Oswego High S… Read more

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Marian E. Griswold, 1931-2019

Marian E. Griswold, 88, of Yorkville, IL passed away unexpectedly Thursday, November 14, 2019 due to an auto accident in Little Rock Township.  She was born April 12, 1931 in Sandwich, IL, the daughter of John and Grace (Gletty) Hann.  She married Laraine Griswold on June 16, 1962 in Somonauk, IL and spent 50 wonderful years together.  Marian was … Read more

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Willard E. Harthan, 1937-2019

Willard E. Harthan, age 82, a four year resident of the LaSalle Veterans’ Home in LaSalle, IL, formerly of Punta Gorda, FL, passed away on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at OFS St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, IL. He was born on October 2, 1937 in Aurora, IL the son of Earl and Ruth (Miles) Harthan.Mr. Harthan served his country proudly as a memb… Read more

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Ernesto Cavazos, 1962-2019

Ernesto (Ernie) Cavazos, age 57 of Rockwood, TN., passed away Thursday, November 7, 2019 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Brownsville, TX. Read more

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Cynthia A. Coleman, 1949-2019

Cynthia A. Coleman, age 70 of Sandwich, IL passed away on Sunday, November 10, 2019 at the Open Door Rehabilitation Center in Sandwich, IL which she has called home since 1967. She was born on February 14, 1949 in Davenport, IA the daughter of Dr. Robert J. and Eda M. (Mathews) Coleman. Read more

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Myra Joy Flickinger, 1938-2019

Myra Flickinger, 81, of Earlville, IL passed away Sunday, November 10, 2019 at OSF St. Anthony Medical Center in Rockford, IL. She was born March 20, 1938 in Earlville, IL, the daughter of Gerald and Viola (Rhodes) Shurlow. She married Keith E. Flickinger on March 27, 1965 in Earlville. Myra was a very active member of Earlville United Presbyteria… Read more

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Lois Jean Peterson, 1930-2019

Lois Jean Peterson, 88, of Sandwich, IL passed away Saturday, November 9, 2019 at Prairie Crossing Living & Rehab Center in Shabbona, IL.  She was born December 18, 1930 in Arlington Heights, IL, the daughter of Raymond and Cordie (Gelsinger) White.  She married Robert W. Peterson on April 7, 1951 in Sandwich, IL.  Lois was a member of Federat… Read more

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Leroy Burke, 1943-2019

Leroy “Lee” Burke, of Somonauk, formerly of Chicago, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family. Proud U.S. Army Veteran and retired C.P.D. Loving husband of Tricia ( nee Sheehan). He was born in Chicago to the late Richard retired C.P.D. and the late Viola (Helder) Burke. Loving father of Ricky (Rochelle), Jodi Kenny, Rilee (Nathan) … Read more

Weather Today

Late night freezing rain and sleet likely. Lows overnight in the low 30s.

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Late night freezing rain and sleet likely. Lows overnight in the low 30s.

Humidity:93%
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Wind:SSE at 4 mph
Chance of Snow:0%
UV Index:0 Low
Sunrise:06:46:19 AM
Sunset:04:31:13 PM