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  • 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
  • Winter Market takes root at Gaetano's in Batavia

    BATAVIA – The Batavia Farmers’ Market has come in from the cold to stretch out the summertime joy of locally sourced edibles and artisan provisions. T ...
    Nov. 22, 2016 - 8:48 am
  • College student spreads brain injuries awareness

    Phil Hopper was a Fighting Saint for the St. Charles East High School football team, where he earned a sports scholarship to attend Elmhurst College. ...
    Nov. 21, 2016 - 8:46 am
  • Batavia Mayor Schielke talks turkey at annual chamber breakfast

    BATAVIA – People know they’re in for an informative and entertaining speech when Batavia Mayor Jeff Schielke presents his annual overview of Batavia, ...
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 11:43 am
  • New salon Mixology goes 'above and beyond'

    ST. CHARLES – Mixology, an upscale salon and spa that recently opened over the summer, has been enjoying great success in its first months of operatio ...
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 11:03 am