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  • New furniture design store opens in Geneva

    GENEVA – J & V Home Furniture and Home Decor recently opened as a new store among the Shoppes at 127. It’s located at 127 S. Third St., Geneva.
    Oct. 4, 2016 - 5:30 pm
  • Fox Mill residents criticize Campton Hills trustees over law firm, land grab

    CAMPTON HILLS – Village President Harry Blecker vetoed trustees’ decision to hire Montana and Welch to pursue the Fox Mill open space issue.
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 5:29 pm
  • Batavia business: Snowsuits for Kids spreads the warmth

    BATAVIA – As winter approaches, one Batavia couple keeps a close eye on weather conditions around the country to gauge how busy they’ll be with their ...
    Oct. 5, 2016 - 12:27 am
  • Radco Industries of Batavia plays major role in wounded veterans trip

    BATAVIA – Radco Industries of Batavia was a major sponsor of the national Vets on the Water event from Sept. 20 to 23 at the Worldwide Sportsman Marin ...
    Oct. 4, 2016 - 3:45 pm
  • Aldermen pass 2% restaurant tax for Geneva

    GENEVA – After nearly two hours of discussion and debate Oct. 3, Geneva aldermen voted 7-3 to approve a 2 percent restaurant tax to go into effect Jan ...
    Oct. 4, 2016 - 4:46 pm
  • Geneva Lions seek old keys for recycling fundraiser

    GENEVA – The Geneva Lions Club, serving Geneva and St. Charles, recently launched an additional recycling program to collect brass, steel, tin and alu ...
    Oct. 4, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • Elburn considers gambling café in town

    ELBURN – The village of Elburn is considering whether to allow a gambling café to establish itself in town.
    Oct. 4, 2016 - 4:47 pm
  • St. Charles business icon Hoepfner remembered as more than a tailor

    St. Charles “local icon” Gunter Hoepfner, known for Gunter’s Clothing and Tailoring in downtown St. Charles, passed away Sept. 26 at age 90.
    Oct. 4, 2016 - 4:42 pm
  • Giants Steps walks for a cause

    Giant Steps hosted its sixth annual 5K Walk for Autism at Rich Harvest Farms in Sugar Grove on Oct. 1.
    Oct. 4, 2016 - 9:49 am
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    • Burglary was reported Sept. 16 in the 1100 block of Fabyan Place, Batavia. A sheriff’s report stated a compactor went missing and an unknown subject ...
    Oct. 4, 2016 - 4:47 pm
  • Library creates zones for collaboration, middle schoolers

    GENEVA – Lily McConnell sat with her tutor, Ann Janson, working on her math and spelling skills after school in the Geneva Public Library.
    Oct. 4, 2016 - 9:30 am
  • Campton Hills village president threatens veto to stop hiring of second law firm

    CAMPTON HILLS – Village President Harry Blecker issued a statement saying he will veto the Village Board’s action to hire a Palos Heights law firm.
    Oct. 4, 2016 - 10:15 am
  • A delicious history: Colonial Café evolves with new menu and decor

    ST. CHARLES – Colonial Café has a delicious history, but the collection of restaurants is more focused on its present than the past.
    Oct. 3, 2016 - 4:14 pm
  • Mozart to help St. Charles Singers soar into new season

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Singers will launch its 33rd concert season in October with a new installment of the professional chamber choir’s “Mozar ...
    Oct. 3, 2016 - 4:12 pm
  • Elburn police reports

    • Cara L. Dollinger, 42, of the 1100 block of Lexington Lane, Batavia, was charged Sept. 24 with driving under the influence of alcohol.
    Oct. 3, 2016 - 4:15 pm