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  • Co-owner: St. Charles medical marijuana dispensary to open in December

    ST. CHARLES – A medical marijuana dispensary is likely to open by mid-December in St. Charles, one of its co-owners stated in an email.
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • Shodeen seeks input on proposal for St. Charles Mall site

    ST. CHARLES – Shodeen is again seeking feedback on its plans for the former St. Charles Mall site.Th ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 4:56 pm
  • Reduce risks with 24-hour assistance

    Are seniors who live alone safe? What if they fall? How long will they remain on the ground until ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 8:26 am
  • Blue Goose Market Offers Alternative Methods For Preparing Thanksgiving Turkey

    For some, the Thanksgiving holiday is steeped in tradition; they wouldn’t dream of changing anything about the annual feast.  But for those who are lo ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 9:37 am
  • Blue Goose Market, Fox Valley Food For Health unite for food drive

    ST. CHARLES – A grocery store and organization are providing fresh groceries for healthy Thanksgiving meals for families in need, according to a news ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 8:35 pm
  • The Direction of the Stock Market is in YOUR Hands

    Are we still at a high and ready to crash or have we corrected and are now going back up? You get t ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 2:44 pm
  • St. Charles company seeks brides-to-be, newlyweds to test product

    ST. CHARLES – As a bride-to-be, Sarah-Eva Marchese struggled to articulate to her florist the floral style she envisioned.
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 7:58 pm
  • Selfies sought for Small Business Saturday in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – The Downtown St. Charles Partnership is seeking selfies on Small Business Saturday. O ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 2:23 pm
  • "Colonial Cafe Sriracha-Inspired Culinary Competition at ECC"

    A variety of delicious dishes will be served up in an annual culinary competition presented by Colonial Cafe. Set for Nov. 17 at Elgin Community Colle ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 8:00 am
  • Beardsley's Barber Shop offers cuts in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – In the few months since opening his latest barbershop, Joe Beardsley has created more than just a space where men can get a hot-lather s ...
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 9:33 am
  • Geneva chamber names Wood Award recipient

    GENEVA – At its annual dinner Thursday night, the Geneva Chamber of Commerce bestowed its most prestigious award of the year to Gordon “Gordie” Hard, ...
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 6:36 am
  • Batavia mayor talks development, business at annual breakfast

    BATAVIA – Batavia Mayor Jeff Schielke on Thursday gave a hearty update on the commercial activity happening in the city.
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 6:37 am
  • North Aurora medical marijuana dispensary serves 50 on first day

    NORTH AURORA – A medical marijuana dispensary in North Aurora had a successful opening Tuesday, its manager said.
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 6:36 am
  • Dangers of seniors living alone

    A senior can continue to live alone at home, never get robbed, scammed or start the house on fire, but could still be in danger, or worst yet, could b ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 11:21 am
  • You Cannot Have it All

    There is a popular quote floating around Facebook-land, “If you judge a fish by its ability to cli ...
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 2:25 pm