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  • Science & Art Fair: 8 photos

    The Batavia Public Library hosted the second annual Science & Art Fair on Jan. 28. ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 2:14 pm
  • The Butler triplets: 8 photos

    The Butler family of Elburn recently welcomed triplets Thomas, Isla and Declan. ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 12:11 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    • Criminal damage to property was reported Jan. 31 in the 37W700 block of Route 38, St. Charles. A sheriff’s office report stated that a dent was disc ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 4:33 pm
  • 6 brilliant B&B experiences across Northern Illinois

    Galena and Chicago aren’t the only places to find great bed-and-breakfast experiences in northern Illinois. Visitors seeking unique and luxurious lodg ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 12:55 pm
  • Pass the popcorn: A theater room and 24 other photos of this $749,900 St. Charles home for sale

    Check out what you can get for $749,900 in St. Charles in our luxury home of the week. ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 11:21 am
  • Batavia native Jonathan Rudy to guest star in symphony concert

    BATAVIA – It will be a musical homecoming on two fronts for Batavia native Jonathan Rudy, an award-winning organist who will guest star for the first ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 10:38 am
  • Kaneland High School debuts new Café 302

    MAPLE PARK – When Garrett Wolf started working at Kaneland High School as the new culinary arts teacher, his goal was to get the program expanded. In ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 2:01 pm
  • New Ice Age exhibit launched at Hickory Knolls Discovery Center

    ST. CHARLES – A new exhibit at Hickory Knolls Discovery Center, 3795 Campton Hills Drive, St. Charles, will make its official debut at a ribbon-cuttin ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 8:50 am
  • St. Charles Episcopal Church welcomes new rector

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles Episcopal Church has a new rector, the Rev. Stacy Walker. She celebrated her first service at St. Charles Episcopal on Jan. ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 8:51 am
  • Batavia working to fix drainage problems

    BATAVIA – The soggy memories of a torrential rainstorm that hit Batavia more than a year ago have not drained away yet. The city of Batavia is prepari ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 6:50 pm
  • Geneva man charged in sexual assault with a knife

    GENEVA – A Geneva man was charged Feb. 2 with aggravated criminal sexual assault with a knife and is being held in the Kane County jail on $500,000 ba ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 5:25 pm
  • St. Charles resident dies in Randall Road crash

    A St. Charles resident has died after the car he was driving crashed into an electric pole. At appr ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 4:34 pm
  • Batavia VFW replaces parade with picnic

    BATAVIA – A 42-year-old patriotic tradition will return in changed fashion this spring, following an announcement by the Batavia VFW that the annual L ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 2:45 pm
  • Maple Park Village Board approves new police vehicle

    MAPLE PARK – The Maple Park Police Department will be getting a new police vehicle.The motion to app ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 10:47 am
  • Sugar Grove officials mull options for new village hall

    SUGAR GROVE – The Sugar Grove Village Board on Feb. 7 discussed possibilities for what the new village hall will look like.
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 2:48 pm