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  • Kaneland School District looks to build stronger relationships with businesses

    One of the main priorities of Kaneland School District's new strategic plan is strengthening the connection to the community – and that includes local ...
    Feb. 26, 2017 - 7:54 am
  • Batavia police reports

    • An IRS telephone scam was reported Feb. 15 in the 500 block of Morton Street, Batavia.• An 18-inch ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 2:10 pm
  • St. Charles man faces heroin charges

    ST. CHARLES – Johnny Williams, 56, of the 1200 block of Indiana Street, St. Charles, was arrested Feb. 23 during an investigation into heroin dealing ...
    Feb. 26, 2017 - 7:50 am
  • 'We want a town hall' - protesters converge on Hultgren's office

    CAMPTON HILLS – Cloudy skies, blustery wind and a cold drizzle were no deterrent as approximately 100 people protested outside the Campton HIlls distr ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 4:41 pm
  • Glen Ellyn town hall addresses education, Affordable Care Act

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board of Education President Erica Nelson believes Illinois hasn't been doing its job to fund public educat ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 4:40 pm
  • Hultgren to join veterans’ forum at Geneva American Legion

    GENEVA – U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Plano, will participate in a forum with veterans from 2:30 to 4 p.m. March 3 at American Legion Fox River Geneva ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 1:10 pm
  • Batavia designer takes Good Gracious Cakes to new heights

    BATAVIA – A graphic designer’s passion for dessert is baked into a business about extreme edible creations. Turning her fine art skills to the medium ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 4:40 pm
  • 'She fit in so nicely' – caregiver from Germany nominated for award

    ST. CHARLES – Since she was 12 years old, Julia Brockmeyer dreamed of spending a year in the United States.
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 7:33 am
  • Random Acts Matter gets recognized in St. Charles

    The city of St. Charles on Feb. 21 declared Feb. 13 through 17 as Random Acts of Kindness and Random Acts Matter Week. Random Acts Matter of St. Charl ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • 13 acres slated for development in St. Charles Township donated for preservation

    The Conservation Foundation has accepted a 13.4-acre donation of land adjacent to the Fox River Bluff Forest Preserve that will be preserved as open s ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 4:39 pm
  • Coyote Management Plan launched in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – Area coyote sightings tend to increase this time of year, according to a news release. To help residents safely coexistence with coyotes ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 7:30 am
  • Southwestern Real Estate celebrates grand opening in Sugar Grove

    SUGAR GROVE – Sarah Goss is passionate about selling homes.Now she’s able to do it outside of her ow ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 12:56 pm
  • McKelvie withdraws from Campton Hills trustee race

    CAMPTON HILLS – The race for Campton Hills trustee just dropped to six from seven contenders, as incumbent Jim McKelvie announced Feb. 23 that he is w ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 7:29 am
  • Soup tasting to support Batavia United Way

    BATAVIA – The soup’s almost on for a debut fundraiser for charities served by the Batavia United Way, with 10 restaurants teaming up to show off their ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 8:18 am
  • Million dollar views and amenities: 25 photos of a $999,900 St. Charles home for sale

    Check out this $999,900 St. Charles home for sale, listed on Zillow ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 4:30 pm