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  • Frasz, Jimenez vie for votes in District 18

    ST. CHARLES –áKane County Board District 18 candidates talked about how they would keep taxes low, support mental health programs and stay in touch wi ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 5:29 pm
  • Coroner rivals dispute death investigation qualifications

    ST. CHARLES –áCoroner candidate rivals incumbent Rob Russell and Democratic challenger Tao Martinez escalated their differences at a candidates forum ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 4:38 pm
  • Batavia American Legion to meet ahead of Gifts for Yanks drive

    BATAVIA – The Batavia American Legion Post 504 will have its next meeting at 7 p.m. Oct. 18 at the Batavia VFW. The post announced its annual Gifts fo ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 3:22 pm
  • Sister Act: 10 photos

    The Fox Country Players performed Sister Act at Waubonsee Community College in Sugar Grove Oct. 14, 15 and 16.
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 1:55 pm
  • Sparber sworn in as Kaneland school board member

    MAPLE PARK – Shana Sparber has been appointed to fill the vacancy on Kaneland Community Unit School District 302's Board of Education. The timing coul ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 4:16 pm
  • Sugar Grove area seniors visit Maxson Riverboat

    SUGAR GROVE – Guests could not have ordered better weather from Mother Nature’s menu for the inaugural Maxson Riverboat Luncheon trip to Oregon, Ill., ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 10:25 am
  • Commissioned artworks grace added entrance at Batavia gallery

    BATAVIA – The long-awaited unveiling of collaborative works by two artists commissioned by Batavia Enterprises took place last month at Water Street S ...
    Oct. 16, 2016 - 7:45 pm
  • Batavia police reports

    • Aaron P. Snyder, 26, of the 400 block of North Charles Street, Cortland, was charged Oct. 6 with driving with a suspended license and no vehicle ins ...
    Oct. 16, 2016 - 10:00 am
  • Good Natured: Ants on the move and what that means

    Even though temperatures this fall have been mild, seasonal changes are occurring all around us. The increasingly shorter day lengths have leaves turn ...
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 6:00 am
  • Robotics group visits Mendel Plumbing and Heating

    Oct. 15, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • St. Charles library board under fire in hiring 'inexperienced director'

    ST. CHARLES – In announcing a new director for the St. Charles Public Library, board officials chose a candidate with no previous experience as a libr ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 4:56 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Ramiro Correa, 22, of the 600 Parkside Avenue, West Chicago, was charged Oct. 2 with driving under the influence and speeding.
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 9:42 am
  • Trunk-or-Treat events set for Halloween weekend

    ELBURN – People of all ages are invited to join the Community Congregational Church of Elburn for its second annual Trunk-or-Treat event Oct. 30.
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 9:41 am
  • Community Corner: Recognizing the best of us with Everyday Heroes

    One of the best parts of being a local, community newspaper is the ability to truly connect with our readers and fellow community members. That connec ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 9:41 am
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    • Theft under $300 was reported Sept. 30 in the 34W600 block of Roosevelt Road, St. Charles. A sheriff's report stated a recycling container was stole ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 4:58 pm