Big Rock

(Photo Credit: Sgt. Josh Cox)

Best Motorcycle Trips Around Chicagoland

A motorcycle trip around Chicagoland is a great way to explore the “Land of Lincoln” and enjoy all that Illinois has to offer.


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Bus Driver, Motorist Hurt In School Bus Crash In Big Rock

The school bus, which was carrying nine children, collided with a car on Route 30 near Davis Road in Big Rock about 8:10 a.m.


Dawn Brown, a suburban firefighter/paramedic, was killed by her own dog at her home in Big Rock, Ill. (Credit: Bristol-Kendall Fire Protection District)

Suburban Firefighter Killed By Her Own Dog

A far west suburban firefighter and paramedic who was found dead in her home died as a result of an attack by one of her own dogs, the Kane County sheriff’s office said Wednesday.


School Bus Crash

9 Kids, Driver Hurt In Kane County School Bus Crash

Nine children and a driver were hurt Friday when a school bus crashed in Kane County.

CBS Chicago–01/27/2012

Jack Morrison's E-Racer aircraft, while it was still under construction (Credit:

Pilot Killed Over The Weekend Had Survived 2 Plane Crashes

The pilot who died in a plane crash in Kane County over the weekend had survived two crashes in the past 11 years.

CBS Chicago–08/01/2011

A small experimental plane crashed on July 31, 2011, in unincorporated Big Rock in Kane County. The pilot, 73-year-old Jack Morrison, was killed in the crash. (Credit: CBS)

1 Dead In Kane County Plane Crash

One person died Sunday morning after a plane crashed shortly after takeoff from an airport in far west suburban Sugar Grove.

CBS Chicago–07/31/2011