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  • Geneva Chamber hosts 2nd restaurant week

    GENEVA – As the Geneva Chamber of Commerce launches its second annual Geneva Restaurant Week, which runs from Monday to Jan. 31, the choices just keep ...
    Jan. 23, 2016 - 10:06 am
  • St. Charles re-establishes its North Star with strategic plan

    ST. CHARLES – About 14 months ago, City Administrator Mark Koenen said, St. Charles was in a position of needing to “re-establish what our North Star ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 8:11 pm
  • Tickets available for CASA Kane County gala

    ST. CHARLES – Tickets are available for CASA Kane County’s annual Children’s Champion Celebration set for March 5, according to a news release.
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 8:09 pm
  • Campton church celebrates pastor’s retirement

    CAMPTON HILLS – After 18 years of worship services, weddings and baptisms, the Rev. John Rodgers will retire from the Congregational United Church of ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 8:08 pm
  • Elburn mom thankful for community's support for 'miracle baby'

    ELBURN – Mark Bernard remembers the first time he became aware of Meagan Seals, known as the “miracle baby.”
    Jan. 23, 2016 - 10:09 am
  • Dole Fresh Vegetables withdrawing from market some Dole-branded and private-label packaged salads

    The Kane County Health Department is advising residents that Dole Fresh Vegetables Inc. is voluntarily withdrawing from the market all Dole-branded an ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 4:57 pm
  • Batavia alderman seeks council reduction

    BATAVIA – More than 20 years ago, Batavia’s rapid population growth triggered a state statute that increased the size of the city council to 14 member ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 8:11 pm
  • Aurora couple found safe in Indiana

    AURORA – The Aurora Police Department reported that George Spieler, 86, and his wife, Marilyn Spieler, 85, who had reported missing by a family member ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 8:07 pm
  • Face Time with Edward Zack

    Elgin resident Edward Zack, 70, was at The Fine Line Creative Arts Center in St. Charles Township when he answered 12 questions for the Kane County Ch ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Democratic congressional candidates talk economy, Affordable Care Act

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Strengthening the Affordable Care Act, improving the economy and establishing a budget that looks long term were some of the priorities ...
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 11:54 pm
  • ER doctor testifies of need for alcohol, drug treatment center

    ST. CHARLES – An emergency room doctor testified Thursday at a continued zoning hearing that a proposed alcohol and drug addiction treatment center ne ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 2:32 pm
  • Batavia police reports

    Batavia• Khiry D.C. Taylor, 25, of the 1800 block of Waverly Way, Montgomery, was arrested Monday, J ...
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 8:36 pm
  • Fire displaces residents in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – Residents of a home in western St. Charles were displaced Thursday after a fire broke out in the basement, according to a St. Charles Fi ...
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 6:34 am
  • Marklund receives grant for MOTOmed device

    Marklund, a nonprofit organization dedicated to enhancing the lives of individuals with disabilities, has received a $7,965 grant from the Community F ...
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 8:35 pm
  • Joan Knows: Powerball hype passes; on to other topics

    Not much was said about that really loud ripping sound, as so many of us dispensed of our Powerball tickets and accompanying lists of benefactors.
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 8:35 pm