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  • Holiday Gadget for under your Tree?

    Have you considered a WiFi Thermostat? Would you like to access or control your system from anywhere, via the internet? Or be able to be alerted when ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 10:23 am
  • Who should consider moving to Plum Landing?

    There are many reasons why those 55 or older should consider moving into an independent living community like Plum Landing.
    Dec. 8, 2016 - 2:28 pm
  • Make it a holly, jolly, sustainable holiday season

    Are you dreaming of a white Christmas? Consumers can help make it a green holiday season with these tips on reducing, recycling, and reusing.
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 2:59 pm
  • The Elgin Symphony Orchestra presents Magical Holiday Concerts!

    December is a joyous month, with traditional celebrations of all kinds. The best part of any holiday celebration is creating special memories with fam ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 9:21 am
  • Batavia welcomes Anne K Salon & Spa

    The Batavia Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony with Mayor Jeff Schielke and Anne Ruffin, owner of Anne K Salon & Spa, on Oct. 30. An ...
    Dec. 6, 2016 - 3:10 pm
  • Former resident creates diabetes management tool

    ST. CHARLES – When her oldest son, David, was diagnosed with diabetes in 2011, former St. Charles resident Elizabeth Lappin-Sacco’s life was suddenly ...
    Dec. 6, 2016 - 4:25 pm
  • Why do sump pumps fail?

    Like living things, sump pumps eventually “kick the bucket.”   “Sump pumps only last six to eight ...
    Dec. 4, 2016 - 4:22 pm
  • Truckwurx triples shop space in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – Truckwurx is not your typical mechanic shop.Like the name says, it only handles trucks ...
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 4:25 pm
  • Batavia High School to brew up benefit for INCubator Entrepreneurship

    BATAVIA – Community members can help support the Batavia High School INCubator Entrepreneurship education program by attending a networking and inform ...
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 7:40 am
  • Blue Goose Market offers ideas for Thanksgiving leftovers

    After the big Thanksgiving meal, you’re likely to have a lot of leftovers.  Instead of  reheating the original meal, use the leftovers to make somethi ...
    Nov. 27, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Salvaged Heart in Batavia home to vintage and contemporary treasures

    BATAVIA – Room after room of collectibles, home decor and Christmas items, antiques, jewelry and other treasures await at The Salvaged Heart, which ha ...
    Nov. 26, 2016 - 11:06 am
  • Batavia lifting ban on video gambling

    BATAVIA – City aldermen are lifting Batavia’s ban on video gambling.At a committee meeting Nov. 15, ...
    Nov. 25, 2016 - 5:55 pm
  • Abby's Breakfast and Lunch re-opens with more space

    ST. CHARLES – Growing up in St. Charles, the city will always have a special place in Rob Mondi’s heart.
    Nov. 25, 2016 - 8:49 am
  • St. Charles City Council grants Fairgrounds additional liquor days

    The St. Charles City Council approved a request Nov. 21 from the Kane County Fair Board to allow up to 20 days per year of alcohol sales and consumpti ...
    Nov. 22, 2016 - 1:04 pm
  • Swim first, walk later

    ST. CHARLES – Who needs to walk when you can swim?Children as young as 4 months old learn to swim an ...
    Nov. 22, 2016 - 9:29 am