The New York Times, The Beacon-News, Chicago Tribune, The Voice, and other media covering Waysides's new resident.
Update: The NY Times joins the coverage Wayside Cross Ministries’ ministry and Thomas Kokoraleis
AURORA, Ill., April 20, 2019 – Now the national media is covering the situation of the residence of prison-released murder Thomas Kokoraleis at Aurora’s Christian ministry… Wayside Cross Ministries. The New York Times has stepped to the plate… joining the The Beacon-News, Chicago Tribune, The Voice, and other Chicago media… television and radio.
Here is the link to The New York Times article titled “What Happens When a Convicted Killer Moves to Town?… https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/20/us/ripper-crew-aurora-illinois.html
Here are several links to newspaper articles from The Beacon-News and columnist Denise Crosby…
- Thomas Kokoraleis, Ripper Crew killer released from prison: ‘I want to go on with my life and be left alone’… https://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/aurora-beacon-news/opinion/ct-abn-crosby-ripper-killer-st-0404-story.html
- Crosby: Debate about Ripper Crew killer divides Aurora — is the controversy a question of faith, safety or perception?... https://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/aurora-beacon-news/opinion/ct-abn-crosby-aurora-divided-st-0407-story.html
- Freed death row inmate Rolando Cruz meets with Ripper Crew killer Thomas Kokoraleis in Aurora… https://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/aurora-beacon-news/opinion/ct-abn-ripper-crew-rolando-cruz-crosby-column-st-0417-story.html
- (New) Victims’ friends and families voice their concerns as Ripper killer controversy continues in Aurora… https://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/aurora-beacon-news/opinion/ct-abn-crosby-wayside-controversy-st-0424-story.html\
- (New) Column: 2 months after release from prison, Ripper Crew member adjusts to life at the Aurora mission that took him in
Here is a link to opinion writer Deena Sherman in The Voice, an Aurora-based newspaper that services three counties and part of a fourth county… https://thevoice.us/most-difficult-calling-grace-for-everyone-even-unworthy/
This article has been updated since original.
Other Aurora faith articles at… https://xpian.news/category/aurora/