The maple bacon donut at Cobblestone Bakery in Yorkville. (Credit: Cobblestone Bakery)

Bacon Donut A Huge Hit For Yorkville Bakery

Homer needs to get out of Springfield and head over to the Cobblestone Bakery in Yorkville. There, bacon lovers can rejoice–with the Maple Bacon Donut.


Flight attendant Jeffrey Collman was on board American Airlines Flight 11, the first plane to hit the World Trade Center. (CBS)

Oswego Couple Remembers Son Who Died When Plane Hit WTC

The village of Oswego commemorated the 9/11 anniversary on Sunday with a special contribution from two parents who feel the loss of the attacks every day.

CBS Chicago–09/11/2011

Flight attendant Jeffrey Collman was on board American Airlines Flight 11, the first plane to hit the World Trade Center. (CBS)

Flight Attendant From Yorkville Filled In For Colleague On 9/11

Jeffrey Collman switched shifts with someone on that fateful day 10 years ago and ended up on Flight 11, the first jet to strike the World Trade Center. His parents talked with CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot.

CBS Chicago–09/10/2011

Joe Arpaio

Protesters To Follow Sheriff Arpaio To Kendall County GOP Event

Protests are expected at the Kendall County Republican picnic Saturday, as the man known as “America’s toughest sheriff” is expected to attend.

CBS Chicago–08/26/2011

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Ash Borer Puts Hole In Yorkville’s Budget

Yorkville officials still are not sure what to do. But they know whatever they decide, dealing with the emerald ash borer as it makes its way through the southwest suburb will be costly.


Mugshot of Bryan James.  James was arrested on a warrant charging one count of aggravated driving under the influence of drugs and three counts of reckless homicide, according to the Kendall County Sheriff's office. (Credit: Kendall County Sheriff)

Cops: Man On Heroin And Texting Caused Fatal Crash

A southwest suburban man allegedly had been taking heroin and was texting at the time he caused a fatal accident two months ago in rural Kendall County.


Stained glass window of Jesus and the lamb inside Plattville United Methodist Church in Yorkville (Photo Credit: Pastor Jodeen Immer)

Police Search For Vandals That Damaged Church

The Kendall County sheriff’s office is looking for the person(s) responsible for shooting a BB gun and damaging stained glass windows at a historic church in Yorkville.

WBBM Newsradio–06/21/2011

Yellow Rubber-Ducks (Photo credit should read ULI DECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Teens Charged In Duck Theft From Police Academy

Prosecutors have charged two teens in the theft of hundreds of ducks from the Yorkville Citizens Police Academy.


Brian Lesure (Photo Credit: Kendall County Sheriff)

Boyfriend In Custody After Beating Children

A man is being held on $100,000 bond after being charged with beating his girlfriend’s young children with a leather belt.


Mitchell Rust (Photo Credit: Kendall County Sheriff)

Man Charged With Burglarizing Grandparents’ Home

A man who allegedly broke into his grandparents’ home while they were on vacation, has been charged with burglary.


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2,500 Rubber Ducks Stolen In Yorkville

Police in southwestern suburban Yorkville are investigating the theft of 2,500 rubber ducks used in an annual charity rubber duck race.

CBS Chicago–03/25/2011

Brian Nord

Man’s Crime Spree Ends On An Empty Tank

A 31-year-old man was arrested after he allegedly stole a running BMW and a vacuum cleaner but forgot to fill up the gas tank.


File Photo (Spencer Platt/ Getty Images)

Suburb Lays Off 9 City Workers

Yorkville Mayor Valerie Burd called it Black Thursday. The southwest suburban city laid off nine employees Thursday from a city staff already decimated by layoffs over the past few years.


Photo Of Tables And Stacked Chairs (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Homeless Shelter Opens But No Guests Show Up

Kendall County shelter gets no takers on first night.

WBBM Newsradio–10/18/2010