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  • Construction work alters access to Elburn Metra station

    ELBURN – Vehicular access to the Elburn Metra train station will change Friday due to the Anderson Road construction, according to a press release fro ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 2:36 pm
  • Former president of Mexico headed to Judson University

    ELGIN – Felipe Calderon, the former president of Mexico, will be headed to Judson University as part of the 2015 World Leaders Forum.
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 1:14 pm
  • North Aurora teen's missing bionic arm found

    NORTH AURORA – The missing $95,000 bionic arm of a North Aurora teenager has been recovered. Chicago police and the boy's father credited news coverag ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 10:03 pm
  • Juvenile offenders to be judged by their peers

    ST. CHARLES – Juvenile offenders charged with a non-violent crime will now have the chance to be judged by a jury of his or her peers while avoiding t ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 10:21 pm
  • Residents talk fire referendum at forum

    WASCO – The fire chiefs of two local districts on Wednesday took questions and shared information about a disconnect referendum during an informationa ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 8:26 am
  • Looking for ‘the face of Kaneland’

    SUGAR GROVE – Community feedback indicates that those in Kaneland School District 302 want the district’s next superintendent to be a strong and trust ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 8:52 pm
  • St. Charles Chamber of Commerce hosts WBC luncheon

    The St. Charles Chamber of Commerce hosted a Women’s Business Council luncheon Oct. 23 at Macarena Tapas at 1890 W. Main St. in St. Charles.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 8:51 pm
  • Elgin Community College holds multi-chamber mixer

    Kent Welch (center) of ACT Network Solutions mingles during a multi-chamber after hours mixer at Elgin Community College.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 8:49 pm
  • St. Charles school jazz band teams with dance group, orchestra

    ST. CHARLES – The Thompson Middle School Jazz Ensemble will be part of an event on Saturday that will offer swing dance lessons and live music.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 8:46 pm
  • Election complaint filed against Batavia School District 101

    BATAVIA – Batavia resident Carl Dinwiddie is accusing two Batavia school employees of violating election laws, saying they promoted the district’s $15 ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 6:20 pm
  • U.S. Open brass band event headed to St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – Brass Bands International will have the 12th annual U.S. Open Brass Band Championships, hosted by the Prairie Brass Band, a brass band t ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 3:42 pm
  • County Board members thwart coroner's $140k budget adjustment

    GENEVA – Kane County Board members sent a message to the coroner Wednesday that they are dissatisfied with his overspending.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 8:57 pm
  • Filling Station plans 5th annual breast cancer fundraiser

    ST. CHARLES – The Filling Station in St. Charles has planned its fifth annual breast cancer fundraiser for Saturday, Nov. 1, at the establishment, whi ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • Judge will delay certifying fire referendum results

    Although voters will decide next week whether a portion of the Elburn fire district will disconnect and join the neighboring Fox River district, it is ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 10:07 pm
  • Mooseheart mourning death of former student

    MOOSEHEART – Staff members at Mooseheart are mourning the death of former Mooseheart student Afrikka Hardy. Her death is being connected with the deat ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 8:07 am
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