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  • Geneva COW recommends 2% restaurant tax in 9-1 vote

    GENEVA – In a 9-1 vote, aldrmen recommended approval of a proposed 2 percent restaurant tax to commence Jan. 1, 2017 at a special Committee of the Who ...
    Sept. 20, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Batavia residents critical of Woodland Hills Road repair

    BATAVIA– Normally, people are happy when their street gets resurfaced, but that’s not the case along Woodland Hills Road.
    Sept. 19, 2016 - 8:07 pm
  • Lauzen's outside contracts for 'consulting' not legal advice

    GENEVA – The three contracts Kane County Board Chairman Chris Lauzen signed with an outside law firm detail consulting work he wanted – not legal advi ...
    Sept. 19, 2016 - 8:08 pm
  • Hunt: Payment request for Lauzen's outside contracts were routine

    GENEVA – When Kane County Board Chairman Chris Lauzen wanted to have an outside law firm paid, he requested that the county auditor and treasurer appr ...
    Sept. 19, 2016 - 6:10 pm
  • Paramount Theatre to launch season with energetic 'Mamma Mia!'

    Full disclosure – I am not a fan of ABBA's music by any means. But the strong performances and overwhelming energy of Paramount Theatre's version of " ...
    Sept. 19, 2016 - 8:14 pm
  • Cancer claims longtime public defender Greg Brown

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Kane County Assistant Public Defender Greg Brown was known as “an incredible lawyer,” so his death Sept. 11 at age 47 from canc ...
    Sept. 19, 2016 - 8:09 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    • Marcos Antonio Perez-Velasco, 29, of the 300 block of South Second Street, St. Charles, was arrested Sept. 9 on a Kane County warrant for aggravated ...
    Sept. 19, 2016 - 4:15 pm
  • Joan Knows: Time to say happy New Year a little early

    Ask any educator and you will likely hear about how September brings refreshing new beginnings. For most students at any level it’s a time for resolut ...
    Sept. 18, 2016 - 5:14 pm
  • McMahon letter asserts chairman exceeded his authority with outside contracts

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Kane County State’s Attorney Joe McMahon sent a letter to all 24 county board members Sept. 9 stating that Chairman Chris Lauze ...
    Sept. 19, 2016 - 4:25 pm
  • Musicians to rock St. Charles benefit for juvenile diabetes research

    ST. CHARLES – The power of music to both inspire and make a difference in the world is at the heart of an all-volunteer benefit concert to fight juven ...
    Sept. 17, 2016 - 8:29 am
  • Good Natured: Native plants make all the difference

    When was the last time you had an aha! moment?You know what I’m talking about. An abrupt realization ...
    Sept. 17, 2016 - 6:26 am
  • Kick-A-Thon: 5 photos

    Kick-A-Thon combines the efforts of both St. Charles North and St. Charles East High School Drill Teams to raise money in the fight to kick cancer.
    Sept. 18, 2016 - 5:50 pm
  • Pot possession of up to 10 grams equavalent to parking ticket

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Now that possession of small amounts of marijuana is no longer a criminal charge, Kane County State’s Attorney Joe McMahon said ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 8:30 pm
  • Weekend 10: Barn sale, pets, family fun, comedy and musical fireworks to highlight weekend's top entertainment

    PETS-A-PALOOZA WHEN: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 18 WHERE: Mooseheart, off Route 31 between Batavia an ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 4:56 pm
  • Campus Notes

    Jack Tamplin of Batavia has recently become recognized as a member of Sigma Alpha Lambda, a national leadership and honors organization at the Univers ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 10:25 am