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  • North Aurora police issue advisory about possible child lure

    NORTH AURORA – North Aurora police issued an advisory of a possible attempted luring of a child just before 4 p.m. Tuesday near Dee Road and Linn Cour ...
    NEW: Feb. 9, 2016 - 5:52 pm
  • Fire at Metra facility causes delays, cancellations

    Some Metra trains on the Union Pacific West line are being affected by a fire that happened this morning at a facility that controls all the switches ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 4:36 pm
  • 'Other Desert Cities' headed to Albright Theatre in Batavia

    BATAVIA – The Albright Theatre will present "Other Desert Cities," by Jon Robin Baitz. The drama explores the hidden secrets that both hold a family t ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 4:27 pm
  • Kane state's attorney applauds pharmacy for programs combatting drug abuse

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – With drugs continuing to present challenges in Kane County, State’s Attorney Joe McMahon on Tuesday commended a nationwide phar ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 3:05 pm
  • Nationwide tax return promotion pays off for 2 in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – Two clients of a tax preparation office in St. Charles each have nabbed $1,000 in a nationwide contest.
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 1:27 pm
  • 25N Coworking celebrates 1st year in business

    GENEVA – As it celebrates its first year in business, 25N Coworking is inviting the public to its One-Year Anniversary Party: Work Hard, Play Harder f ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 1:10 pm
  • St. Charles keeps possibilities open for new police station

    ST. CHARLES – City officials know the St. Charles Police Department can’t remain in its existing facility, in its current condition, forever.
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 1:06 pm
  • Face Time with Jim Bosserman

    Batavia resident Jim Bosserman, 72, was at the James O. Breen Community Park in St. Charles with his golden retriever, Molly, when he answered 10 ques ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Memory cafe start-up meeting set

    ST. CHARLES – An organizational meeting for those interested in starting monthly social gatherings for those with mild dementia will be held from 10 t ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Geneva house fire blamed on discarded smoking materials

    GENEVA – No one was injured during a house fire that appears to have started from the careless discarding of smoking materials just before 9 a.m. Mond ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 11:18 pm
  • Kaneville Road Dunkin’ Donuts is voted down

    GENEVA – Aldermen voted 9-0 Monday night against allowing a Dunkin’ Donuts at a Kaneville Road strip mall as a full contingent of neighbors came out i ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 6:45 am
  • Mr. Ray's grand finale: Kaneville library director set to retire

    KANEVILLE – When he was in his second year of running the summer reading program at the Kaneville Public Library, Ray Christiansen said he decided to ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 6:43 am
  • Lawsuit brings uncertain fate to St. Charles 'symbol'

    ST. CHARLES – The future of a longtime symbol of St. Charles has been called into question, as the DuPage Airport Authority recently filed a lawsuit s ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 6:44 am
  • Vero Voce Theater presents 'Annie Junior'

    ST. CHARLES – Vero Voce Theater presents "Annie Junior," directed by David M. Rodriguez (Vero Voce artistic director), with vocal direction by Dawn Ha ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 4:46 pm
  • Aurora man charged in theft from photo booth in Batavia

    BATAVIA – A 24-year-old Aurora man has been charged with criminal damage to property and theft in a November incident that involved a photo booth at F ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 6:45 am