Sycamore IL

6:18 am
Tue June 4, 2013

Illinois Municipal Pension Fund On Firm Ground

IMRF Director Lou Kosiba

It's no secret that Illinois has one of the worst funded pension systems in the country. But the fund that covers municipal workers is in better shape.

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Maria Ridulph case
1:59 pm
Mon August 20, 2012

McCullough must disclose alibi in girl’s kidnapping and death

Jack McCullough

Attorneys for Jack McCullough, charged in the kidnapping and death of Maria Ridulph in Sycamore more than a half century ago, must disclose his alibi for the time of the incident at a hearing Tuesday, Kane County Associate Judge James Hallock has ruled.

Court records show that the seven-year-old girl disappeared from her neighborhood sometime between late afternoon hours and 9 p.m. on Dec. 3, 1957, from Sycamore. Her remains were found nearly five months later on April 26, 1958, in Jo Daviess County.

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