Geneva

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Geneva Alderman Suggests Limits On Garage Sales

As the weather warms up, and garage sales and yard sales become a more common sight, an alderman in west suburban Geneva has suggested limiting how many such sales a resident can have each year.

07/01/2015

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Paintballs Out As A Way To Deal With Coyotes In Geneva

Mayor Kevin Burns said that suggestion was deemed “too extreme.”

03/16/2015

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Geneva Man Accused Of Wife’s Murder Testifies

A Geneva man accused of killing his wife and dumping her body along railroad tracks near their home says he absolutely did not do it.

03/16/2015

Lindsay Kantha Souvannarath appears in court. (Credit: CBS)

Geneva Woman Accused In Alleged Mass Murder Plot Appears In Court

A Geneva woman charged in a Valentine’s Day mass murder plot in Halifax, Nova Scotia made her first appearance in court Tuesday.

02/17/2015

Police searched the Geneva home of  Lindsay Kantha Souvannarath as part of an investigation into an alleged mass murder plot. (Credit: CBS)

Suburban Woman Charged In Canada For Alleged Mass Murder Plot

Police say they stopped an international mass shooting spree with links to a woman from Geneva, Ill.

02/14/2015

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Geneva Woman Involved In Planned Valentine’s Day Massacre In Canada: Police

A 23-year-old Geneva woman is one of three people Canadian authorities have arrested in foiling a possible mass-shooting plot in Halifax, authorities said.

02/13/2015

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Man Who Prompted Hospital Lockdown In Geneva Arrested In Hammond

The man who threatened a relative with a knife, prompting a west suburban hospital to go on lockdown, was arrested late Tuesday in northwest Indiana.

01/28/2015

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Police Search For Suspect After Lockdown Lifted At Delnor Hospital In Geneva

An unidentified man armed with a “non-firearm” weapon entered the hospital and threatened a visitor. The hospital was locked down and staff called police, who began a search of the hospital.

01/27/2015

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Geneva Man, 74, Found Dead On Golf Course

John A. Gaines, 74, was found about 1:30 p.m., lying facedown in a creek near the sixth hole of the Geneva Golf Club at 831 South Street, Geneva police said in a release.

12/26/2014

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Grand Jury Indicts Geneva Man In Wife’s Death

A grand jury has indicted Shadwick King on two counts of murder in the July death of his wife in west suburban Geneva, the Elgin Courier News is reporting.

09/22/2014

George Keenan. (Credit: CBS)

Teen With Cerebral Palsy To Ride Bicycle From Geneva, Ill. To Lake Geneva, Wis.

Bicycling is a passion for George Keenan and cerebral palsy is not stopping him from starting an ambitious two- day adventure on Thursday.

07/23/2014

Shadwick King (Credit: Kane County State's Attorney)

Man Charged With Killing Wife, Dumping Body On Metra Tracks In Geneva

Kane County prosecutors said 47-year-old Shadwick King has been charged with two counts of first-degree murder in the death of his wife, 32-year-old Kathleen King.

07/11/2014

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Body Of Second Woman Found In Suitcase In Geneva, Wis. Identified

The foster mother of an Oregon woman whose remains were found in a suitcase dropped along a rural road in Wisconsin says she hadn’t heard from her foster daughter for more than a year.

06/30/2014

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Former Cop Charged In Case Of Bodies Stuffed In Suitcases

Walworth County Sheriff’s police said Steven Zelich has been charged with two counts of hiding a corpse.

06/26/2014

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Geneva Electric Superintendent Killed, 3 Others Hurt In Sugar Grove Crash

Geneva’s electric superintendent was killed and three other people were injured in a crash in west suburban Sugar Grove Thursday night.

06/14/2014

Authorities mark the scene where two bodies were found in suitcases in rural Wisconsin. (CBS)

Bodies Found In Suitcases Were Women: Wisconsin Police

Highway workers came across the suitcases Thursday as they mowed the ditch in the small town, about 50 miles southwest of Milwaukee.

06/09/2014

Rescue officials gather at the Fox River in Geneva after reports of a kayak going over a dam. (courtesy: Christopher Bui)

One Dead, One Rescued In Kayak Accident On Fox River

Two young men in the kayak were plunged into the river; one young man was ejected from the kayak and the other young man was stuck inside.

04/19/2014

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Suburban Fire Lieutenant Opens Firehouse-Themed Restaurant

A fire lieutenant and his wife are turning work into a business by opening “The Firehouse Pizza and Grill” on the side in west suburban Geneva.

03/19/2014

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Cops Lead Two To Safety From Geneva House Fire

Geneva police officers — the first responders on the scene — alerted two adult residents unaware of the fire and escorted them safely out of the single-family residence.

03/17/2014

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74-Year-Old Geneva Club Changes Name To Draw More Members

An organization in Geneva that’s almost three-quarters of a century old has changed its name.

02/25/2014

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