A Few Clouds
35°FA Few CloudsFull Forecast


  • 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
  • Cookbook Library: A slow cooker cranberry cake for Thanksgiving

    A recently released cookbook by food consultants, cooking teachers and food bloggers Roxanne Wyss and Kathy Moore takes slow cookers in a new directio ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 10:30 pm
  • New website focuses on Kane County residents' health

    The Kane County Health Department on Wednesday launched a new website that lets users see how the county stacks up in such topics as health, education ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 8:29 pm
  • Chit Chat: St. Charles native seeing 'Scroodles' take off

    ST. CHARLES – Jim Butts worked as a video game designer for several years, and – while he still holds that title – he now has expanded on that positio ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 6:45 am
  • Quiz: What Holiday Movie Are You?

    What Holiday Movie are you? Take our quiz to find out. ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 11:15 am
  • Tom's Cookbook Library: Cookbook author writes about savory pies for all occasions

    Veteran cookbook author Ken Haedrich, who made a mark with “Pie,” his widely acclaimed book on sweet pies, expands on the subject in a just-published ...
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 10:40 pm
  • 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
  • Smitty’s on the Corner in St. Charles ‘family owned and operated up and down’

    ST. CHARLES – Everything about Smitty’s on the Corner shouts family. Even the way the customers are ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 10:47 pm
  • Tom's Cookbook Library: ‘Flavorful’ chocolate mousse wins high praise

    “Flavorful” (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt), a new cookbook by food writer and chef Tish Boyle, may have – as its subtitle notes – “150 Irresistible Desse ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 11:51 pm
  • Fox Valley Hospice undergoes name change to reflect other services

    GENEVA – Fox Valley Volunteer Hospice in Geneva is changing its name to Fox Valley Hands of Hope to reflect the agency’s expansive services for bereav ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 8:55 pm
  • New Geneva eatery McAlister’s helping local organizations

    GENEVA – McAlister’s Deli recently opened at 1492 Randall Road in Geneva – at Randall Commons – offering sandwiches, salads, loaded baked potatoes and ...
    Nov. 5, 2015 - 10:08 pm
  • New Geneva spa to host ribbon-cutting, open house

    GENEVA – Wrinkles and acne scars, watch out. A new business has opened in Geneva – Epic Med Spa, 5 N. Third St., located above Starbucks.
    Nov. 5, 2015 - 8:47 pm
  • Chit Chat: Catching up with St. Charles author Jay Payleitner

    ST. CHARLES – Jay Payleitner has done a lot if things in his life. He’s worked in advertising on Michigan Avenue in Chicago, done television spots wit ...
    Nov. 4, 2015 - 10:04 pm
  • Kaneville’s Travis and Lily Whitman both fighting through issues with low muscle tone

    KANEVILLE – Emma Sohst has two children who are unable to walk, and she said caring for Travis and Lily Whitman can be a challenge.
    Nov. 5, 2015 - 6:25 am
  • Front Street Cantina to be transformed into upscale burger eatery

    GENEVA – Front Street Cantina in Geneva is closed while undergoing a transformation from Mexican cuisine to The Burger Local, co-owner Nicholas Roberg ...
    Nov. 4, 2015 - 6:43 am