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  • Liquor license violations lead to fines in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – Two St. Charles liquor license holders have been fined for violations incurred in October, according to a city news release issued Tuesd ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 9:29 pm
  • St. Charles hosts bird show

    ST. CHARLES – Nearly two dozen divisions of exotic birds – including canaries, finches and parrots – are expected to compete for awards next week in S ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 2:59 pm
  • St. Charles business offers free toys to needy families

    ST. CHARLES – Last year, Rob Anderson decided to use his St. Charles business to help needy families with free toys for their children. 
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 9:32 pm
  • Northern Illinois Food Bank plans collection at Geneva Metra station for Giving Tuesday

    GENEVA – Northern Illinois Food Bank is joining in the national Giving Tuesday movement on Tuesday, Dec. 1, by offering an opportunity to double donat ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 2:03 pm
  • Free snowmobile safety classes to take place Nov. 28 and Jan. 9

    The Forest Preserve District of Kane County will host two snowmobile safety classes for anyone who wants to learn about snowmobiling.
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 12:41 pm
  • St. Charles Rowing Club and Rocket Fizz partner for fundraiser Nov. 28

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Rowing Club will host a fundraiser for its “Raise the Dock” drive from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 28, at Rocket Fi ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 12:37 pm
  • Driver charged with DUI after vehicle crashes into house in Batavia

    BATAVIA – A driver who lost control of her SUV and hit a house on the 300 block of Pine Street in Batavia early Tuesday morning was charged with drivi ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 9:31 pm
  • Face Time with Elyece Miller Hurley

    St. Charles resident Elyece Miller Hurley, 53, was working at Royal Real Estate in St. Charles, when she answered 12 questions for the Kane County Chr ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Fox and the Turkey Races set for Thursday in Batavia

    BATAVIA – Houston Street will be closed Thursday from North Island Avenue to Route 31 in downtown Batavia for The Fox and The Turkey Races, according ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • The Salvation Army mission: Meet all needs

    ST. CHARLES – There’s bingo on Tuesday and Thursday, an after-school program every day – as well as Golden Diners lunch for seniors – line dancing on ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 8:17 am
  • Christmastime at the Fine Line event set

    ST. CHARLES – The Christmastime at the Fine Line Show and Sale will take place from Dec. 4 to 12 at 37W570 Bolcum Road, St. Charles. This annual jurie ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:21 pm
  • Kane County incumbents, challengers begin filing for 2016 primary

    Several incumbents and repeat challengers on Monday filed to run for various public offices in the March 15 general primary election, according to pap ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 8:18 am
  • ZBA denies appeal claiming county didn’t follow its own zoning rules

    GENEVA – The Kane County Zoning Board of Appeals Monday voted unanimously to deny an appeal of what county zoning ordinances should apply to a petitio ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:00 pm
  • Gaffney resigns from Fox River fire district

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A month ago, the Fox River and Countryside Fire/Rescue District Board accepted Jim Gaffney’s resignation as president.
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 8:18 am
  • St. Charles police to boost enforcement for holiday traffic

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Police Department is making traffic safety a priority this week.Office ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:06 pm