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  • U.S. Rep. Hultgren to offer ticket drawing for pope visit in Washington, D.C.

    U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Plano, has announced a ticket drawing for residents of the 14th Congressional District to see Pope Francis address a joint ...
    NEW: Sept. 3, 2015 - 1:44 pm
  • True Blue Support Rally set in Geneva

    GENEVA – Jane Diano said the recent death of a Fox Lake police officer in the line of duty "hit home" for her.
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 12:57 pm
  • Face Time with Doug Jones

    St. Charles resident Doug Jones, 67, was at the Classic Car Show in Geneva with his black 1966 Chevrolet Impala SS when he answered 10 questions for t ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Taste of the Town: Rascals brings family-friendly sports bar to Geneva

    GENEVA – Growing up, Dina Pray waited tables at her parents’ restaurants in Batavia and St. Charles.
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • St. Charles woman pleads guilty to shoplifting

    A St. Charles woman who faced felony charges in connection to an armed robbery at a Batavia retailer has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge, according ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Elburn’s Troubled Hubble to play 10-year reunion show

    Elburn-based Troubled Hubble still wants to do some exploring. The band, which broke up in 2005, wil ...
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Blaggards frontman talks about upcoming concert at Fox Valley Irish Fest

    AURORA – The Fox Valley Irish Fest on Saturday, Sept. 5, at RiverEdge Park in Aurora promises to serve up plenty of Irish fun.
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Isacco's Kitchen moving to another St. Charles location

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles Italian restaurant is moving a few blocks away but still will be located downtown, its owner said.
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 6:38 am
  • Geneva counseling center to host free sleep talk tonight

    BATAVIA – A Geneva-based counseling center will host its second free sleep-related event tonight in Batavia, according to a news release.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 9:55 pm
  • Shadwick King wants murder sentence reduced

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A Geneva man convicted of murdering his wife wants his 30-year prison sentence to be reconsidered, according to court records.
    Sept. 3, 2015 - 6:37 am
  • St. Charles police announce Labor Day traffic enforcement

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Police Department is participating in a statewide Labor Day enforcement campaign, the agency announced Monday in a news ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 7:38 pm
  • D-101 aiming to make budget more informative

    BATAVIA – Batavia School District 101 officials hope the district’s proposed 2015-16 budget is more informative to residents and board members than pa ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 7:27 pm
  • St. Charles Meijer to host Star Wars 'Force Friday' event

    ST. CHARLES – Fans of the “Star Wars” saga are invited to a celebration that begins tonight in St. Charles, according to a news release.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 7:25 pm
  • Batavia eyeing increase in water and sewer rates

    BATAVIA – A family of three living in Batavia could see their monthly water and sewer bill increase by $14 in the next five years.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 5:57 pm
  • Riverboat casino funds divvied up, waiting for Kane County Board approval

    GENEVA – The Kane County Board is poised to award more than $800,000 in riverboat casino funds to 43 nonprofits and local governments, including Black ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 5:41 pm