Light Rain
69°FLight RainFull Forecast

Local News

  • Open Meetings Act bill headed to Illinois Senate vote

    An Oakwood Hills-inspired improvement to the Open Meetings Act may end up getting passed by Sunday’s end of session.
    May 28, 2015 - 9:25 pm
  • St. Charles Arts Council seeks artists for neXt pop-up gallery in July

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Arts Council will present the neXt gallery – a pop-up art gallery program – in July.
    May 28, 2015 - 9:23 pm
  • St. Charles bar owners renew permits to serve alcohol late

    ST. CHARLES – More than 20 St. Charles businesses for the second year in a row paid an additional $800 or $2,300 to stay open late and serve alcohol.
    May 29, 2015 - 6:37 am
  • Former House Speaker Hastert charged with violating banking laws, lying to FBI

    Former Republican House Speaker J. Dennis Hastert, who served as the U.S. representative of the 14th Congressional District for 20 years, was charged ...
    May 29, 2015 - 6:34 am
  • St. Charles June utility bills will reflect rate change

    ST. CHARLES – Annual rates have been set for city of St. Charles water, sewer and electric utility customers. The rates were approved at the May 4 St. ...
    May 28, 2015 - 9:27 pm
  • Face Time with John Lane

    St. Charles resident John Lane was at St. Charles Bowl, participating in a Baird and Warner fundraiser for Marklund at Mill Creek, when he answered 12 ...
    May 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Taste of the Town: Craft spirits all the rage at Niche

    GENEVA – With more than 300 craft spirits on hand, Niche restaurant at 14 S. Third St. in downtown Geneva is carving out a niche in the craft spirits ...
    May 28, 2015 - 6:33 am
  • Kaneland prepares for IMSA Fusion opportunity

    SUGAR GROVE – Fourth- through eighth-grade students in Kaneland School District 302 will have additional opportunities for STEM learning in the fall.
    May 27, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • Kane County spelling bee champ takes part in national competition

    The winner of the 2015 Kane County Regional Spelling Bee hopes to again compete at the national level like he did this year, his father said.
    May 28, 2015 - 6:32 am
  • Benefit for Kathleen King’s sons set for Saturday

    A event Saturday will be held to raise money for a late Geneva woman’s three children.Kathleen King’ ...
    May 27, 2015 - 9:53 pm
  • St. Charles officials join in on ribbon-cutting ceremony at Discount Tire

    St. Charles Chamber of Commerce and city of St. Charles officials join in a ribbon-cutting at Discount Tire, at 121 S. Randall Rd. in St. Charles.
    May 27, 2015 - 7:32 pm
  • The Quad St. Charles sells carousel in food court

    ST. CHARLES – A longtime attraction at the former Charlestowne Mall has finally found a new home.The ...
    May 28, 2015 - 6:33 am
  • Kane County unveils new financial website

    GENEVA – Starting next week, residents will be able to go to a new website to find out about the finances of Kane County.
    May 27, 2015 - 10:53 pm
  • Beth Fowler School of Dance holds ribbon-cutting ceremony

    St. Charles Chamber of Commerce and city of St. Charles officials join in a ribbon cutting at the Beth Fowler School of Dance, at 3720 Illinois Ave. i ...
    May 27, 2015 - 7:30 pm
  • Demolition of former school building will cost Kane County more money

    GENEVA – The planned demolition of the former Sixth Street School building at 210 S. Sixth St. in Geneva will cost the county an extra $21,000 because ...
    May 28, 2015 - 6:35 am