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  • LeRoy Oakes hosts celebration of 'timeless tradition'

    ST. CHARLES – As the overcast sky darkened Sunday evening, a fire in St. Charles Township burned brightly and a crowd of people gathered around it for ...
    Dec. 22, 2014 - 7:21 am
  • Penrose Brewery draws crowds with first bottle release

    GENEVA – Not everyone was running around Saturday trying to get their Christmas shopping done. For ...
    Dec. 22, 2014 - 7:25 am
  • Third candidate joins Elburn Village Board race

    ELBURN - A third candidate has filed for the Elburn Village Board race in the April 7 election. Joh ...
    Dec. 20, 2014 - 5:11 pm
  • St. Charles police announce holiday traffic enforcement

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles police began their next drunken driving and seat belt enforcement campaign Friday, the department announced in a news releas ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 11:24 pm
  • Wunderlich Securities cuts ribbon

    St. Charles Chamber of Commerce and city of St. Charles officials gather for the ribbon cutting to Wunderlich Securities Inc., located at 303 W. Main ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 11:08 pm
  • Geneva receives recognition for budget

    GENEVA – Geneva’s budget practices continue to earn national recognition, the city announced in a news release Friday about winning the Distinguished ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 11:07 pm
  • Christmas treat: Identical triplet boys born to St. Charles couple

    ST. CHARLES – A set of identical triplet boys were born Friday at Central DuPage Hospital in Winfield to Brandi and James Murphy of St. Charles, the h ...
    Dec. 20, 2014 - 9:28 am
  • Kaneland school board race now has 8 candidates

    MAPLE PARK – At least eight candidates will vie for four available positions on the Kaneland School District 302 Board in the April 7 election.
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • Incumbent Tilmon files for re-election to Batavia park board

    BATAVIA – Batavia park board incumbent John Tilmon filed nominating papers Friday, seeking the single six-year-term vacancy on the park board, officia ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 11:02 pm
  • After 28 years, Kentucky woman reunited with her pony at Casey’s Safe Haven

    ELBURN – Standing in her space, behind a wooden sign identifying her as “Autumn,” the pony calmly munched on her food Friday at a stable at Casey’s Sa ...
    Dec. 20, 2014 - 9:26 am
  • Two St. Charles East students expelled for months-long attack on D-303 network

    ST. CHARLES – Two St. Charles East High School students in November were expelled from St. Charles School District 303 because of an attack they launc ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Geneva Faculty Recital to raise funds for Music Boosters

    GENEVA – The Geneva Faculty Recital is set for 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 9, at Geneva Methodist Church, 211 S. Hamilton St., Geneva.
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 12:42 pm
  • STC District 303 announces distinguished alumni honorees

    ST. CHARLES – Three St. Charles School District alumni have been chosen as the 2015 distinguished alumni award recipients.
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:17 pm
  • Geneva police increasing seat belt enforcement

    GENEVA – Motorists traveling through Geneva over the holidays should make sure they are wearing their seat belts, as the Geneva Police Department is r ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:18 pm
  • Robotics challenge coming to Rotolo Middle School

    BATAVIA – The FIRST LEGO League will bring its “World Class” Challenge to Rotolo Middle School on Saturday in Batavia.
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:16 pm
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