WSPY NEWS - Obituary
Saturday, January 18th, 2020
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Plano Man Arrested After Allegedly Fleeing From Officers in Reckless Driving Incident in Plano

A Plano man was arrested for Fleeing and Eluding a Peace Officer after he allegedly fled from officers amid a reckless driving incident in Plano on Friday. Read more

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Yorkville Council Discusses Plan for Facilities

The Yorkville Council approved a resolution at their meeting this week, essentially following state law in a process toward a facility master plan. Read more

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Hinckley-Big Rock Elementary Celebrates Announcement of New Playground

Ahead of MLK day this Monday, a dream was had and it is now becoming a reality. A new playground is coming to one Hinckley school. Read more

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Plano Council Considering Zoning Change for Used Car Sale Business

Concerns were raised by Plano City Council aldermen over a proposed business change on Route 34 a block from downtown. The issue came before the committee of the whole meeting and will stay there at the next city council meeting in two weeks. Read more

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Aurora Man Charged With Several Gun Offenses

An Aurora man, who prosecutors allege is a known gang member, is facing numerous gun charges after he allegedly fled police. Read more

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Events to Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day Announced in Aurora

Officials with the City of Aurora have announced several events in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Read more

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Gov. Pritzker Announces $29.7 Million in Grants for Park Projects; Recipients Include Oswego, Elburn Parks

Illinois Governor JB Pritzker announced $29.7 million in grants on Thursday for 85 local park projects, including those in Oswego and Elburn. Read more

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Naperville Police Officials Investigating Attempted Armed Robbery

Officials with the Naperville Police Department are currently investigating an attempted armed robbery that occurred on Thursday. Read more

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Daily Snow Outlook for Friday, January 17, 2020

Mixed precipitation in the WSPY listening area on Friday night should take the form of mostly light rain and drizzle by early Saturday morning. Read more

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Vigil, Memorial Ceremony to be Held in Aurora for Soldier Killed in Afghanistan

UPDATE: Read more

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LaSalle Co. Authorities Search for Missing Woman

Authorities were seen scouring Starved Rock State Park in LaSalle County on Thursday, in connection with a missing persons case that is under investigation in Ottawa. Read more

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Police Investigating Battery Incident at Junior High in Oswego

Oswego Police say they are investigating a battery incident between two juveniles that allegedly occurred at Plank Jr. High School in Oswego. Read more

Kumla Fundraiser Dinner

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Please come and enjoy Helmar Lutheran Church Food Pantry's Annual Freewill Kumla Fundraiser dinner.  This is our one and only fundraiser fo…

Happy Hatz

Make Disney character wigs for pediatric cancer patients.  All levels of skill from measuring to crocheting needed.   Fox Valley Community …

Cults Bible Study

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We have all heard of them but how much do we really know about them? Come join us and find out.

Sheridan American Legion Friday Fish Fry

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Come out and enjoy the Sheridan American Legion Fish Fry every Friday night from 5:30-7:30!

A Neil Diamond Birthday Bash !

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Come & Celebrate Neil Diamond's 79th Birthday with the true, authentic tribute!

Jazz at the Egyptian

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The Egyptian Theatre is proud to present the 4th annual "Jazz at the Egyptian" featuring performances by Jazz in Progress, the DeKalb High …

Breakfast Fundraiser Muskies Inc.

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All you can eat menu:

Happy Hatz

Make Disney character wigs for pediatric cancer patients.  All levels of skill from measuring to crocheting needed.   Fox Valley Community …

Cabin Fever

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Get out of the house and join us for some fun games, prizes, and refreshments.

Cults Bible Study

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We have all heard of them but how much do we really know about them? Come join us and find out.

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Sebastian Edmundo Aguilar, 1997-2020

Sebastian Edmundo Aguilar, age 22, of Plano, IL passed away on Friday, January 10, 2020 as a result of an automobile accident. He was born on October 14, 1997 in Chicago, IL the son of Juan and Gloria (Guzman) Aguilar. Read more

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James E. LeMat, 1949-2020

James E. LeMat, age 71 of Compton, IL passed away at his home on Saturday, January 11, 2020. He was born in Saginaw, Michigan on January 5, 1949 the son of Lee and Dorothy (Hemingway) LeMat. Read more

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William G. "Gary" Coldwate, 1950-2020

William G. “Gary” Coldwate age 69 of Newark, IL also known to his many friends as “Big Wheel” passed away on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at the Morris Hospital in Morris, IL.  He was born on August 10, 1950, in Lawrenceburg, TN., the son of Kenneth and Ava Mae (Boyd) Coldwate.  Read more

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Fred Alan Cullison Sr., 1958-2020

Fred passed away Sat. Jan. 11, 2020 at UIC in Chicago surrounded by his family after a battle with liver failure caused by a fatty liver. Read more

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Lucille A. Brockman, 1932-2020

Lucille A. Brockman, 87, of Marseilles, passed away January 12, 2020 at Willow Crest Nursing Home in Sandwich. Read more

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Philip Usilton, 1945-2020

The family of Philip Charles Usilton announce with sadness his passing at home on January 10, 2020 after a long struggle with melanoma and brain tumor cancers. He was born on August 14, 1945 to William and Alena Usilton, both deceased, and spent most of his life in Aurora and Yorkville. IL. Read more

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Rosalie (Rose) M. Chaplin, 1934-2019

In loving memory of Rosalie (Rose) M. Chaplin. May 18, 1934 to January 13, 2019 of Montgomery, IL formally of Lexington, Il. Passed away surrounded by her loving family at Season's Hospice. Read more

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Philomena Margaret Brown, 1934-2020

Philomena “Phyllis” Margaret Brown, age 85, of Yorkville, IL passed away on Monday, January 6, 2020 after a long journey with Dementia, at Autumn Leaves in Oswego, IL. She was born on August 25, 1934 in Lisle, IL the daughter of Sam and Margaret (Bertolani) Ferreri.Phyllis was united in marriage on June 18, 1955 to Frederick Brown and they spent t… Read more

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Barbara J. Davis, 1940-2020

Barbara J. Davis, 79, of Princeton, IL passed away Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, IL, surrounded by her loving family.  She was born April 27, 1940 in Fayette County, IL the daughter if Durward A. and Dorothy (Davis) Murphy.  She married Delbert LeRoy Davis on February 14, 1959 in Sandwich, IL.  Barb was a ho… Read more

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Gary L. Heth, 1955-2020

Gary L. Heth, 64, of Leland, IL passed away Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at Valley West Hospital in Sandwich, IL surrounded by his loving family.  He was born September 6, 1955 in Aurora, IL the son of Charles and Mildred (Bonnin) Heth.  He married Marcia K. Brown on April 12, 1975 in Aurora, IL.  Gary worked for Elgin Industries in Elgin, IL.  He e… Read more

Weather Today

Morning snow showers, windy. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the mid single digits.

Today

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Morning snow showers, windy. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the mid single digits.

Humidity:89%
Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:W at 25 mph
Chance of Snow:0%
UV Index:1 Low
Sunrise:07:17:37 AM
Sunset:04:51:42 PM