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  • Sound Off: Police have an image problem

    The following is what our readers sounded off about this week: Police have an image problem I’m call ...
    July 6, 2015 - 7:04 am
  • Antique cars on display Sunday at Blackberry Farm

    AURORA – Ron Morin's 1942 Dodge Weapons Carrier caught the attention of many people at Sunday's antique car show at Blackberry Farm in Aurora.
    July 6, 2015 - 7:00 am
  • Mass on the Grass event set at Batavia church

    BATAVIA – The next Calvary Episcopal Church Mass on the Grass event is set for 10:15 a.m. Sunday, July 12, at the church, at 222 S. Batavia Ave., Bata ...
    July 5, 2015 - 3:55 pm
  • St. Charles Fourth of July: 3 photos

    Photo highlights from the Fourth of July celebration at Pottawatomie Park in St. Charles. ...
    July 6, 2015 - 7:04 am
  • Families celebrate July 4 at Pottawatomie Park in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – Fireworks wasn't the only thing families planned to enjoy Saturday at Pottawatomie Park, 8 North Ave. in St. Charles.
    July 6, 2015 - 7:00 am
  • Face Time with Bobbie Andresen

    Carpentersville resident Bobbie Andresen, 52, and her granddaughters, Lyla and Ava Church of Woodstock, were waiting for the Swedish Days Parade to be ...
    July 4, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Kane County residents share their stories, opinions on national anthem

    Jacob Zimmerman, along with 54 other young volunteers, arrived at the U.S. Coast Guard Training Center in Cape May, New Jersey, late on a July night i ...
    July 4, 2015 - 8:26 am
  • Shadwick King arguments, sentencing moved up to July 31

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A Geneva man convicted of murdering his wife will find out this month whether he will receive a new trial or a prison sentence, ...
    July 4, 2015 - 8:29 am
  • Batavia United Way to offer Success By 6 scholarships

    BATAVIA – It costs more than $3,000 to enroll a student in the kindergarten enrichment program offered by the Batavia Park District. Noting that might ...
    July 3, 2015 - 7:31 pm
  • Good Natured: All about angelica, the beautiful behemoth

    Holy great angelica, Batman!During the past few weeks I’ve gotten a number of requests for identific ...
    July 3, 2015 - 6:57 pm
  • Ninth annual St. Charles Riverwalk tour set for Aug. 15

    ST. CHARLES – Residents are invited in August to take a unique look at the Fox River corridor in downtown St. Charles.
    July 3, 2015 - 6:27 pm
  • Butterfly House at Peck Farm Park

    Lauren Adamo of West Chicago shows her daughter Madison, 2, a butterfly Thursday at the Butterfly House at Peck Farm Park in Geneva.
    July 4, 2015 - 8:35 am
  • Opening reception set for St. Charles Arts Council's neXt gallery

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Arts Council’s neXt gallery will host an opening reception from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at 303 W. Main St., St. Charl ...
    July 3, 2015 - 5:55 pm
  • Learning to Grow: Consider site before planting a river birch tree

    While this unseasonably wet summer isn’t ideal, some plant species are loving every minute of it. Tropical plants like hibiscus and cannas love the ex ...
    July 3, 2015 - 12:13 pm
  • Face Time with Ardley Tschetter

    Geneva resident Ardley Tschetter, 47, was waiting for the Swedish Days Parade to begin in Geneva when he answered 11 questions for the Kane County Chr ...
    July 3, 2015 - 5:30 am