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  • St. Charles High School alumnus continues growing #BudgetBeard

    Chris Kaergard has decided his large beard is a fiscal year 2016 beard – its expiration date will be June 30.
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 8:30 pm
  • Coroner reimburses Kane County with personal check

    GENEVA – Rob Russell on Thursday gave the Kane County treasurer a personal check for nearly $6,000 with hopes that it will end controversy surrounding ...
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 3:54 pm
  • Batavia mulls higher gas tax, liquor tax

    BATAVIA – The city of Batavia wants to pursue a couple of new sources of revenue for its proposed 2016 budget.
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 6:36 am
  • St. Charles traffic campaign nets arrests, citations

    ST. CHARLES – A recent traffic enforcement period in St. Charles netted three arrests, 17 citations and 10 warnings, according to a St. Charles Police ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 10:07 pm
  • Plans for roundabout in Campton Hills proceed

    CAMPTON HILLS – Plans for a roundabout on the western edge of Campton Hills are proceeding despite opposition from several Kane County Board members.
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 10:08 pm
  • Kane County Forest Preserve Commission nixes higher levy

    GENEVA – Despite an earlier vote narrowly favoring a tax levy increase, the Kane County Forest Preserve Commission on Tuesday kept it flat.
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 11:14 pm
  • Tiballi formally announces bid for Kane County coroner

    GENEVA – Standing on the steps of the Kane County Government Center, Dr. Bob Tiballi on Tuesday formally announced his candidacy for coroner.
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • St. Charles leaders call on state to release municipal funds

    ST. CHARLES – As the state budget impasse continues, the St. Charles City Council is urging Gov. Bruce Rauner and the General Assembly to immediately ...
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 11:21 pm
  • Geneva residents to see water, sewer rate increases over 5 years

    GENEVA – Geneva residents will see rate increases for water and sewer starting Dec. 1, as aldermen Monday unanimously recommended approval of a five-y ...
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 6:46 am
  • St. Charles moves graduation to DeKalb

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – St. Charles School District 303 is taking a break from the Sears Centre. Begi ...
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 6:44 am
  • Former Ray's site in St. Charles reopening under new name, management

    ST. CHARLES – The former Ray’s Evergreen Tavern site is weeks away from reopening under different management and a new name.
    Nov. 9, 2015 - 8:16 pm
  • CEO: North Aurora medical marijuana dispensary to open Tuesday

    NORTH AURORA – A medical marijuana dispensary in North Aurora is expected to open today, one of its leaders said Monday.
    Nov. 9, 2015 - 10:09 pm
  • Hastert's legacy 'a black eye'

    The question of how disgraced former U.S. Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert will be remembered in the wake of his pleading guilty to evading banking ...
    Nov. 9, 2015 - 5:28 pm
  • Kane County state's attorney urges 'responsible' and 'safe' Thanksgiving celebrations

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Kane County State’s Attorney Joe McMahon wants people to enjoy themselves this Thanksgiving, but he also wants them to get home ...
    Nov. 5, 2015 - 8:40 pm
  • St. Charles chosen for IMEA solar project

    ST. CHARLES – The Illinois Municipal Electric Agency plans to build its first utility-scale solar project within St. Charles, according to a city pres ...
    Nov. 5, 2015 - 1:50 pm