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  • 'Experts' program stokes interest in prescribed burns

    GENEVA – While walking the paths at Peck Farm Park, it’s difficult to imagine the vegetation – some of it several feet tall – engulfed in flames, but ...
    Aug. 14, 2016 - 8:22 pm
  • Prescribed burns program at Peck Farm Park: 6 photos

    Peck Farm Park manager Trish Burns on Aug. 14 led a "Learn from the Experts" program on prescribed burns.
    Aug. 14, 2016 - 1:19 pm
  • St. Charles works to slow traffic downtown

    ST. CHARLES – The city of St. Charles is making an effort to get motorists to drive the speed limit while traveling through downtown.
    Aug. 14, 2016 - 8:26 pm
  • Starting anew: St. Charles students ready for school year

    ST. CHARLES – As students roamed Thompson Middle School’s halls in search of their classes and lockers, Maria Sloncen stood with her sons – a third-gr ...
    Aug. 14, 2016 - 9:22 am
  • 'Calendar Girls' on tap at Geneva's Playhouse 38

    GENEVA – In its first adult performance at its new location, Playhouse 38 will present the British comedy “Calendar Girls” from Aug. 25 through 28.
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 5:21 pm
  • Weaver Partners moves headquarters to Batavia building near Fox River

    BATAVIA – The headquarters of Weaver Partners now calls Batavia home.After 13 years in downtown Gene ...
    Aug. 13, 2016 - 7:41 am
  • Learning to Grow: Right plant, right place is all about site selection

    Last year, I became enamored with a perennial called hardy hibiscus. Having lived in the Chicago area my entire life, the idea of enormous hibiscus bl ...
    Aug. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • North Aurora police arrest man for threatening officials

    NORTH AURORA – A man from Sandwich was arrested and charged with two felonies after a reported disturbance at a medical office in the 900 block of Oak ...
    Aug. 14, 2016 - 8:27 pm
  • North Aurora man, others charged in three-year gang investigation

    A nearly three-year investigation conducted by Aurora police, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Kane County State’s Attorney's Office into a ...
    Aug. 12, 2016 - 4:22 pm
  • Police identify motorcyclist who died in Geneva crash

    GENEVA – Geneva police have identified the man who died in an Aug. 10 motorcycle crash on Fabyan Parkway as Dale P. Slaughter, 61, of the 1000 block o ...
    Aug. 14, 2016 - 8:28 pm
  • Batavia police reports

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Batavia Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have no ...
    Aug. 12, 2016 - 10:43 am
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Kane County Sheriff’s Office. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have ...
    Aug. 12, 2016 - 10:20 am
  • Nostalgia adds flavor to Daddio’s Diner classics

    BATAVIA – Daddio’s Diner in Batavia is not only a groovy throwback to classic mainstays for the taste buds, but a treat for eye and ear. The downtown ...
    Aug. 12, 2016 - 4:11 pm
  • St. Charles leaders seek more info before acting on car wash plan

    ST. CHARLES – City leaders have tapped the brakes on a proposal to build a car wash on St. Charles’ west side because they want more information on it ...
    Aug. 12, 2016 - 4:13 pm
  • I Love Geneva

    "It has a great small-town, community feel, and it has everything to offer when you are raising a family." – Andrea Low, secretary for the Harrison St ...
    Aug. 12, 2016 - 9:30 am