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  • Kaneland Connection: Kaneland elementary students embrace Black History Month lessons

    ELBURN – Deb Brubaker said she understands that John Stewart Elementary School in Elburn isn’t among the most diverse schools in Kane County. But Brub ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 8:52 pm
  • D304 announces 3 new leadership staff

    GENEVA – The Geneva District 304 School Board this week approved the appointment of three new leadership staff, effective July 1.
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 6:53 pm
  • Metro West Council of Government rails against state budget cuts

    Local leaders on Tuesday railed against Gov. Bruce Rauner's proposal to slash in half the local governments' share of the state income tax.
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 6:07 pm
  • County Board members grill sheriff on inmate program, lost revenue

    GENEVA – Kane County Sheriff Donald Kramer on Tuesday defended in detail his decision to terminate the federal inmate program but offered no solutions ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 11:40 pm
  • Kaneland aims to boost immunization policy

    SUGAR GROVE – Members of Kaneland's school board on Monday night looked to "tighten" the school district's policy on immunizations.
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 2:24 pm
  • Campton Hills man charged in Delnor incident back in Kane County

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The 30-year-old Campton Hills man that caused a lockdown at Delnor Hospital in January is back in Kane County after waiving the ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 11:05 pm
  • Notice to readers

    Due to high winds, many newspapers are blowing away from driveways. If you are not able t ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 10:17 am
  • Face Time with Jorge Torres

    Des Plaines resident Jorge Torres, 57, was working as a jeweler at The Diamondaire in St. Charles when he answered 10 questions for the Kane County Ch ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Batavia's school board to vote on STEM partnership school

    BATAVIA – Batavia School District 101 Board members are set to vote today on whether Batavia School District 101 should become a part of the John C. D ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 9:49 pm
  • St. Charles City Council committee supports proposed BYOB rules

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles City Council committee Monday put its preliminary support behind a series of code revisions tied to alcohol and licensing ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 8:03 am
  • Campton Hills police reports

    • The letter “O” from the Fox Mill subdivision sign on Route 64 in Campton Hills was reported stolen Monday, Feb. 16. The metal letter was reportedly ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 9:48 pm
  • D-304 abates $3.5M to reduce debt

    GENEVA – The Geneva District 304 school board voted Monday to transfer more than $3.5 million from its education fund to pay down the debt service on ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 2:52 pm
  • Batavia student overcomes congenital heart defect

    Like most 6-year-old girls, Sydney Mowen is full of energy. She has been keeping busy in a ballet class offered through the Batavia Park District.
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 7:14 pm
  • Campton Hills primary election set

    CAMPTON HILLS – Campton Hills voters will have a primary election scheduled for today, and the village’s eight polling places will be open from 6 a.m. ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 8:02 am
  • Bell Graham Elementary School to reopen Tuesday after Friday pipe burst

    CAMPTON HILLS – Bell Graham Elementary School is scheduled to be open Tuesday after a pipe burst ended school early on Friday and canceled classes on ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 8:01 am