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  • Green Fair on the Fox to present environmental education

    BATAVIA – Those who attend Green Fair on the Fox on Aug. 8 in downtown Batavia will discover how they can be more environmentally friendly in their li ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 9:26 am
  • Work will start next week on Houston Street in Batavia

    BATAVIA – Starting next week, motorists will encounter a new challenge while they are getting around in downtown Batavia.
    July 31, 2015 - 7:36 am
  • Kane County leaders work to refine 2016 budget

    GENEVA – About $3.1 million stands between the Kane County Board and a balanced 2016 budget.Executiv ...
    July 29, 2015 - 6:36 pm
  • Sanders' campaign manager headed to Elgin

    ELGIN – Bernie Sanders' regional campaign manager Andrew Virden will be make a stop from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday, July 30, at Elgin Public House, 219 E. ...
    July 29, 2015 - 1:25 pm
  • West Town redevelopment project to cost $20.9M

    BATAVIA – It would cost an estimated $20.9 million to redevelop the city’s West Town area.The West T ...
    July 28, 2015 - 10:46 pm
  • Solar project advances in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – Officials have determined a solar project can be constructed on the east side of St. Charles, said Tom Bruhl, the city’s electric servic ...
    July 27, 2015 - 10:08 pm
  • Geneva amends its weapons ordinance

    GENEVA – In a unanimous vote Monday, Geneva aldermen supported an amendment to the city ordinances governing weapons that makes it illegal to discharg ...
    July 27, 2015 - 9:22 pm
  • Volunteer Plaza, ‘reflections’ sculpture dedication set for Aug. 16 in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – A public space and artwork will be dedicated next month in St. Charles.The event for t ...
    July 23, 2015 - 9:23 pm
  • Campton Hills officials respond to some of ex-leader’s concerns

    CAMPTON HILLS – Campton Hills village officials Wednesday responded to some of the issues raised Tuesday by its former president at a Campton Hills Vi ...
    July 22, 2015 - 10:54 pm
  • St. Charles to hold video gaming discussion Aug. 3

    ST. CHARLES – The city of St. Charles plans to have a detailed discussion next month on video gaming at the request of some business owners.
    July 23, 2015 - 10:13 am
  • St. Charles police commander earns college honors

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles police commander recently graduated with honors from a school at Northwestern University’s Center for Public Safety, accor ...
    July 22, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Animal Control seeks ‘forever homes’ for cats, dogs

    GENEVA – Kane County Animal Control is seeking homes for its influx of cats and dogs, a spike normal for this time of year, Administrator Brett Youngs ...
    July 22, 2015 - 10:54 pm
  • Kane County building ‘two-way’ relationship with state lawmakers

    GENEVA – Brian Pollock, co-chairman of the Kane County Legislative Committee, doesn’t want the county to have a “gimme” relationship with state lawmak ...
    July 22, 2015 - 8:20 pm
  • Batavia High School no longer part of federal lunch program

    BATAVIA – The Batavia School Board on Tuesday voted to remove Batavia High School from the national school lunch program to provide students more choi ...
    July 22, 2015 - 8:19 pm
  • Elburn considers deal with Batavia Park District

    ELBURN – Elburn, a village without a park district, soon might have a working arrangement with the Batavia Park District that would allow Elburn resid ...
    July 23, 2015 - 10:09 am