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  • Batavia Masonic Lodge to host 'Lumberjack' breakfast on Oct. 30

    BATAVIA – All are welcome to an all-you-can-eat “Lumberjack” breakfast fundraiser from 7:30 a.m. to noon Oct. 30 at the Batavia Masonic Lodge, 28 N. V ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 4:02 pm
  • Hohmann to resign from Batavia 3rd Ward council seat

    BATAVIA – Here we go again. Another Batavia alderman is resigning, meaning that there will be a brief appointment to fill a City Council seat until th ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 2:17 pm
  • I Love St. Charles

    “I love living by the river and watching the changing tapestry of wildlife through the seasons.” – Andrea Gruszecki, St. Charles resident
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 12:17 pm
  • Professional theater artists work with community in 'Our Town'

    AURORA – The fall 2016 theater production at Aurora University, "Our Town" by Thornton Wilder, will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 4 and 5 and Nov. 9 ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 2:16 pm
  • Batavia man sentenced for assault of child

    BATAVIA – A Batavia man will go to prison for sexually assaulting a young child he knew, according to a news release from the Kane County State’s Atto ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 8:45 am
  • Pumpkin recycling offered at Geneva farm

    GENEVA – Instead of throwing unwanted pumpkins into the garbage after Halloween, Kane County Recycling Coordinator Jennifer Jarland is urging county r ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • I Love Batavia

    “I love the Riverwalk and the trail along the river starting out at Les Arends Forest Preserve – riding bikes all the way into town with our grandson. ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 9:14 pm
  • District 303 reviews proposal to close Haines in 2019

    ST. CHARLES – More than 70 people on Oct. 24 attended the first of three presentations this week by St. Charles Community Unit School District 303 abo ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 4:49 pm
  • ‘Meet Me in St. Louis’ to be performed at St. Charles North

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles North will be bringing the classic show “Meet Me in St. Louis” to the stage for its annual fall play. The play will be hoste ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 3:46 pm
  • Fire extinguished quickly at Thompson Middle School in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – At 11:41 a.m. Oct. 25, the St. Charles Fire Department responded to an activated fire alarm at Thompson Middle School, 705 W. Main St., ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 4:51 pm
  • Library board's actions prompt Open Meetings Act probe in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Public Library’s rules for public comment at its board meetings are under inquiry by the Illinois Attorney General’s Off ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 11:30 am
  • Sugar Grove Corn Boil Committee awards more than $12K to area organizations

    SUGAR GROVE – Some of the things that come to mind when one thinks about the Sugar Grove Corn Boil are carnival rides, food vendors, contests, parades ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 9:33 am
  • Face Time with Jesus Dorado

    Jesus Dorado was working as the manager at Paisano's Pizza & Grill in Elburn when he answered questions for News Editor Tarah Thorne.
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 9:32 am
  • Matthews to retire from Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra

    ST. CHARLES – For Kathy Matthews of St. Charles, love and appreciation of music have always been a large part of her life. As a young girl, Matthews d ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 9:31 am
  • Kaneland school board OKs tentative tax levy prep

    Kaneland Community Unit School District 302’s Board of Education has given its consent to associate superintendent Julie-Ann Fuchs to prepare the tent ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 9:28 am