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  • District 303 to hold preschool enrollment lottery

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles School District 303 soon will conduct an online registration lottery for preschool classes, according to a district news rel ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:17 pm
  • Saitama band visits St. Charles East

    The St. Charles East jazz band performs Tuesday morning for members of the Saitama Sakae High School Wind Orchestra from Tokyo, Japan. The Saitama ban ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:16 pm
  • ‘Information highway’ has capacity to grow

    GENEVA – For the last several years, Kane County has been working to build an “information highway” – a fiber optic network that officials hope to bui ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:03 pm
  • TV’s ‘Crimestoppers’ features Bradley Olsen missing person case

    DeKALB – Almost eight years after Bradley Olsen disappeared, his mother hopes to shed light on his case with a segment in a TV program.
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:03 pm
  • Candidate to decide soon whether to stay in 2 Batavia races

    BATAVIA – Ron Rechenmacher might decide as soon as next week whether he will run for both the Batavia City Council and the Batavia School Board in the ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:02 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Luke M. Cowart, 25, of the 1300 block of Oakland Circle, North Aurora, was charged Thursday, Dec. 11, with felony aggravated driving under the influ ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:09 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff’s Office reports

    • About $360 was reported stolen from a purse in a 2006 Hyundai in the 2S800 block of Thorncrest Lane, Batavia Township, on Thursday, Dec. 11. The vic ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:08 pm
  • Holiday Ugly Sweater Party

    The St. Charles Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals Council hosted a Holiday Ugly Sweater Party on Dec. 11 at Evenflow Music and Spirits in Geneva ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:00 pm
  • Geneva library board sees 2 resignations: president Steel, trustee Shivers

    GENEVA – Geneva Library trustees Thursday noted the resignation of its longtime board president, Esther Steel, as officials said she moved out of the ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 7:27 am
  • Shop with a Cop held in Batavia

    Area officiers hep children pick out toys for Christmas during the Kane County Sheriff and Fraternal Order of Police 14 Shop with a Cop event Wednesd ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 9:59 pm
  • Campton Hills’ administrator gets board support

    CAMPTON HILLS – Campton Hills trustees voted this week to reinstate its village administrator’s computer access and to hire a second law firm to repre ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 7:31 am
  • Elgin wins Kane County water taste test

    BATAVIA – Elgin has taken the crown when it comes to its drinking water.A panel of three judges deci ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 9:57 pm
  • Kiwanis club teams up with troop support group

    This fall, the St. Charles Kiwanis Club donated more than 100 boxes of peanuts to the Fox Valley Troop Support group. Support group members Kathy Tobu ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 4:36 pm
  • Joan Knows: Still, ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’

    Just before Christmas, some good news and some bad news. I was one of those many saddened by the passing of Pastor Larry Hilkemann mostly of Geneva an ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 4:27 pm
  • Christ Community Church to celebrate 30th anniversary

    ST. CHARLES – Christ Community Church will celebrate its 30th anniversary with festivities during the weekend of Saturday, Jan. 10, and Sunday, Jan. 1 ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 4:14 pm
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