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  • Winter fun highlights Corron Farm fundraiser

    CAMPTON HILLS – Three-year-old Elena Hamilton pitched fake snowballs at holes where a wooden snowman's buttons should be, while her parents, Eric and ...
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 10:34 am
  • Federal judge rules against Waubonsee Community College in free speech lawsuit

    SUGAR GROVE – A federal judge has ruled against Waubonsee Community College after two members of an anti-gay group in July filed a federal lawsuit ag ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:48 pm
  • Campton Hills cancels 2 Village Board meetings

    CAMPTON HILLS – Campton Hills officials on Friday canceled a rescheduled Village Board meeting, the second time in a week that a meeting had been canc ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:48 pm
  • Batavia mayor voices concerns about temporary signs

    BATAVIA – With spring just a few months away, Batavia Mayor Jeff Schielke believes that aldermen soon should discuss the issue of temporary signs that ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • Historic Geneva Theater building sold for nearly $3.7M

    GENEVA – The Geneva Theater building, which is at 319 W. State St. in downtown Geneva, recently sold for nearly $3.7 million, records show.
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 8:28 am
  • Fox River fire district to seek tax rate increase

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The Fox River and Countryside Fire/Rescue District’s board has voted 5-0 to seek a tax rate increase on the April 7 consolidate ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 8:30 am
  • Five charged in Batavia car burglaries

    BATAVIA – Five Naperville residents were charged in a series of car burglaries in Batavia that took place early Friday morning.
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 8:29 am
  • Aurora man gets 55 years in prison for WWII veteran's murder

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – An Aurora man who broke into the home of an 83-year-old World War II veteran and stabbed him to death eight years ago must serv ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:46 pm
  • Paramount Theatre turns in stellar version of ‘The Who’s Tommy’

    AURORA – As an longtime fan of the band The Who, I had misgivings when it was first announced that the band’s iconic album – “Tommy” – was being made ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 5:19 pm
  • Finalists named for North Aurora police award

    NORTH AURORA – North Aurora Police Officers Randy Voss, Sean McCoy and Ryan Peat, and North Aurora Police Sgt. Mike Quinn, are this year’s nominees fo ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:42 pm
  • Hydroponic production seminar set in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – The University of Illinois will host a two-day Hydroponic Production Seminar on Wednesday, Feb. 25, and Thursday, Feb. 26, in St. Charle ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 2:59 pm
  • Parents, teens invited to 'Straight Talk About Drugs'

    BATAVIA – Vicki Foley, president of Chris Walk Against Substance Abuse, said parents who don't think they would need to attend a community forum about ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 5:06 pm
  • Indoor cookout at The Blue Goose

    ST. CHARLES – The Blue Goose Market will have an indoor cookout from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 23, and Saturday, Jan. 24.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:04 pm
  • Kane County officials question need for Aurora Election Commission

    GENEVA – Although it would be up to voters to decide to disband the Aurora Election Commission, Kane County officials are ready to address the issue.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 8:07 am
  • Batavia aldermen approve agreement for crosswalk improvements

    BATAVIA – Aldermen want to make it safer for children walking to and from Rotolo Middle School.The ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 10:18 pm
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