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  • Taste of the Town: Batavia's Gammon Coach House prides itself on neighborhood feel and variety

    BATAVIA – Jon With recognizes the appeal of craft beer.After owning Bistro Thai, which was originall ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 5:16 pm
  • Court date set for woman charged in decade-old crime in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – A woman wanted by St. Charles police for more than a decade on identity theft charges is due in court next month, according to Kane Coun ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 2:34 pm
  • 'Bette Davis' to be presented Dec. 6 in Batavia

    BATAVIA – “Bette Davis” will be presented at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 6, as part of the Batavia Public Library's Sundays on Stage programs.
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 1:18 pm
  • Renz Addiction Counseling Center joins #GivingTuesday

    ST. CHARLES – Renz Addiction Counseling Center has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, c ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 1:15 pm
  • Face Time with Kathy Westman

    Blackberry Township resident Kathy Westman was perusing the art at Beech Tree Studio in Geneva when she answered 13 questions for the Kane County Chro ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Batavia Chamber seeks Citizen of the Year nominations

    BATAVIA – The Batavia Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for its 2015 Citizen of the Year honor.
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 6:32 am
  • Batavia aldermen table proposed liquor tax to Dec. 1

    BATAVIA – Batavia aldermen want more time to explore alternatives to introducing a liquor tax in the city.
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 4:09 am
  • Co-owner: St. Charles medical marijuana dispensary to open in December

    ST. CHARLES – A medical marijuana dispensary is likely to open by mid-December in St. Charles, one of its co-owners stated in an email.
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • FUSE gym celebrates grand opening in Elburn

    ELBURN – Backed by the festive atmosphere of their grand opening event over the weekend, the owners of the new FUSE gym in Elburn showed off the new f ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 9:55 pm
  • Christmas Stroll to feature light show, Santa, raffle and more

    ELBURN – The Town and Country Public Library once again will be decked out for Christmas, starting Saturday at the annual Elburn Christmas Stroll.
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 6:33 am
  • Shodeen seeks input on proposal for St. Charles Mall site

    ST. CHARLES – Shodeen is again seeking feedback on its plans for the former St. Charles Mall site.Th ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 4:56 pm
  • Geneva plans special brush collection

    GENEVA – Due to the excessive amount of tree storm damage this month, the city of Geneva will be providing a one-time pickup for limbs and branches be ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 4:48 pm
  • Liquor license violations lead to fines in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – Two St. Charles liquor license holders have been fined for violations incurred in October, according to a city news release issued Tuesd ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 9:29 pm
  • St. Charles hosts bird show

    ST. CHARLES – Nearly two dozen divisions of exotic birds – including canaries, finches and parrots – are expected to compete for awards next week in S ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 2:59 pm
  • St. Charles business offers free toys to needy families

    ST. CHARLES – Last year, Rob Anderson decided to use his St. Charles business to help needy families with free toys for their children. 
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 9:32 pm