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  • Fox Valley Folk Festival headed to Geneva

    GENEVA – The 38th annual Fox Valley Folk Festival is set from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 31, and Monday, Sept. 1, at Island Park, which is at the ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 11:27 am
  • Batavia prepares for Peapod Half Marathon

    BATAVIA – The 2014 Peapod Half Marathon is set to start at 7 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 24, in Batavia. The event will send runners through the city's streets ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 10:08 am
  • Face Time with Isabel Miller

    St. Charles resident Isabel Miller, 17, was washing cars for the St. Charles North Drill Team's Kick-A-Thon fundraiser for the American Cancer Society ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Cadence Health Foundation gives to Delnor, CDH hospitals

    GENEVA – The Cadence Health Foundation announced Wednesday it is funding more than $3.1 million in new equipment, system upgrades and expansion projec ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:09 pm
  • Kaneland and St. Charles districts tout ACT success

    Officials at the St. Charles and Kaneland school districts issued news releases Wednesday celebrating student performances on ACT testing.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:08 pm
  • Music Matters to hold open house in Batavia

    BATAVIA – Music Matters School of Music invites the community to its open house from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday at its new location, the old Louise White ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:07 pm
  • North Aurora approves six-month extension of agreement with Comcast

    NORTH AURORA – Village trustees have approved a six-month extension of its franchise agreement with Comcast.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:07 pm
  • Batavia aldermen approve Speedway plans

    BATAVIA – Batavia aldermen have given the green light to the construction of a Speedway gas station at the northeast corner of Wilson Street and Kirk ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:06 pm
  • Communities that use aggregates help residents save some money

    Electric bills among Kane County communities with their own utilities or those that have signed up with aggregates indicate that all seem to be saving ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Donny and Marie to take Paramount stage

    Brother and sister duo Donny and Marie Osmond have been entertaining crowds for 50 years. They will ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:43 pm
  • A culinary mission: Gaetano’s Batavia restaurant features Italian fusion recipes

    BATAVIA – Above the doorway to Gaetano’s Batavia is scrolled the phrase “with respect to tradition.”
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 8:13 am
  • Kane County Board members hesitant about ‘Big Brother’ idea

    GENEVA – A Kaneville-based company wants to help Kane County stay informed about its employees.Membe ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 8:18 am
  • Traps test positive for West Nile in St. Charles, Batavia

    The West Nile virus was discovered in five mosquito traps recently, three in Batavia and two in St. Charles, an entomologist for Clarke Environmental ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 8:17 am
  • CASA Kane County seeks to boost Facebook 'likes'

    GENEVA – CASA Kane County has started an initiative to increase its Facebook “likes” to help increase awareness of the organization and assist in the ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 3:17 pm
  • Cadence Health Foundation gives $3.1 million to Delnor, CDH hospitals

    GENEVA - The Cadence Health Foundation announced Wednesday that it is funding more than $3.1 million in new equipment, system upgrades and expansion p ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 12:29 pm
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