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  • Registration open for soapbox race June 12

    BATAVIA — Get ready for some legal street racing in Batavia.As part of the Batavia Fireworks Committ ...
    NEW: May 1, 2016 - 5:23 pm
  • Batavia High School student entrepreneurs to enter the ‘Shark Tank’

    BATAVIA — Batavia High School juniors and seniors in the INCubator Entrepreneurship course have been preparing all year for a final Pitch Night, which ...
    May 1, 2016 - 8:23 am
  • Good Natured: Carnivorous plants – right here in Kane County

    Mention the word carnivore and folks tend to picture animals known for their meat-eating ways. Lions and tigers and bears (although the latter actuall ...
    April 30, 2016 - 9:13 am
  • Judge continues to deny bond to Geneva woman accused in husband's death

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A Geneva woman accused of killing her husband will continue to be held without bond because she is a danger to herself, a judge ...
    April 30, 2016 - 9:15 am
  • Guest View: Simple rules to help you establish and maintain healthy financial habits

    Establishing healthy financial habits can be a challenging task, but – once established – maintaining these habits becomes much easier. Making smart f ...
    April 29, 2016 - 10:12 am
  • St. Charles guitar store offers musicians 'One Take'

    ST. CHARLES – The Jank Guitar Store in downtown St. Charles is giving musicians one take to give it what they've got.
    April 28, 2016 - 4:20 pm
  • Homeless man charged with felony

    GENEVA – A homeless man who threatened to kill two Geneva police officers was charged with felony threatening a public official and – as of April 28 – ...
    April 29, 2016 - 7:01 am
  • St. Charles massage parlor loses license

    ST. CHARLES – Another massage business in St. Charles has lost its license.In a press release April ...
    April 28, 2016 - 3:06 pm
  • Dennis Hastert a 'serial child molester,' judge says at hush-money sentencing

    Dennis Hastert was sentenced to 15 months in prison April 27 in a hush-money case that centered on accusations that he sexually abused at least four s ...
    April 28, 2016 - 8:26 am
  • 'It's all about the community'

    KANEVILLE – The oldest building in Kaneville houses the village’s beloved Hill’s Country Store – aka “the purple store.” The business this month celeb ...
    April 28, 2016 - 7:30 am
  • Face Time with Alexa Hill

    Alexa Hill, 25, was managing Hill's Country Store—her family's business—when she answered questions for the Elburn Herald's Keith Beebe.
    April 30, 2016 - 9:14 am
  • St. Charles program a success

    ST. CHARLES – The initial success of a new city program that helps downtown businesses pay for certain improvements has St. Charles alderman wanting t ...
    April 28, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Prom 2016: Finding the right dress can be a process

    BATAVIA – It’s prom season. Kaneland and the St. Charles high schools will kick things off April 30, while both Batavia and Geneva will hold prom May ...
    April 28, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Maple Park market seeks to become one-stop shop

    Maple Park businessman Bruce Vajgert has spent years thinking and dreaming about a place where community members could shop for all kinds of plants an ...
    April 29, 2016 - 7:07 am
  • D-304 approves 2-year contract, 3.5% raises for support personnel

    GENEVA —The Geneva School District 304 Board approved a new two-year working agreement April 25 with Geneva Educational Support Personnel groups, offi ...
    April 28, 2016 - 5:30 am