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  • 17 tips to prepare for the 2017 storm season

    Here are 17 tips to help you and your family get prepared for when bad weather strikes in 2017. ...
    March 25, 2017 - 8:03 am
  • CASA fundraising success aims to help growing number of children in need

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – CASA Kane County held its 23rd annual Children’s Champion Celebration on March 4 at the Q Center in St. Charles with a James Bo ...
    March 27, 2017 - 6:55 am
  • Simonian meet-and-greet mixed with Rotary fundraiser raised eyebrows

    GENEVA – When 5th Ward Alderman – and candidate for Geneva mayor – Tom Simonian offered to help raise money for a local service club during a meet-and ...
    March 26, 2017 - 1:34 pm
  • Batavia Park Board candidates explore issues at forum

    BATAVIA – The anticipated failure of the Fox River dam north of downtown Batavia and goals for the Batavia Park District Board were among the topics d ...
    March 24, 2017 - 5:08 pm
  • Built in 1866, this Geneva home is on the market for $775,000

    Check out this Geneva home listed for sale on Zillow for $775,000 ...
    March 24, 2017 - 3:13 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Myles L. Sheahan, 19, of the 500 block of West Stearns Road, Bartlett, was charged March 16, with being underage and possessing a fake ID.
    March 24, 2017 - 2:47 pm
  • Gino’s East in St. Charles shuts its doors

    ST. CHARLES – After 25 years, Gino’s East has made its final deep dish pizza pie in St. Charles. It ...
    March 27, 2017 - 6:56 am
  • Batavia library to book Hamilton, magic, DNA events

    BATAVIA – Three eclectic programs related to Alexander Hamilton, magic performance and DNA links to genealogy will be presented for free at the Batavi ...
    March 27, 2017 - 12:06 pm
  • Father files suit in Kaneland crash

    The father of one of two Kaneland High School juniors who died in a fiery crash last year filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the estate of the tee ...
    March 24, 2017 - 11:58 am
  • Simonian seeks judicial review of ethics panel's decision

    GENEVA – Fifth Ward Alderman Tom Simonian filed a complaint for administrative review March 22 in Kane County Circuit Court, seeking to reverse its di ...
    March 24, 2017 - 10:58 am
  • Town Hall meeting aims to further awareness of – and prevent – teen substance abuse

    ELBURN – The Town and Country Public Library in Elburn hosted a Town Hall Meeting on teen substance use the night of March 21.
    March 24, 2017 - 10:42 am
  • Om Sweet Om offers holistic wellness, yoga, reiki and more

    ELBURN – Through her Elburn studio Om Sweet Om, owner Stephanie Martin hopes to provide a safe space where individuals can explore various holistic we ...
    March 24, 2017 - 10:37 am
  • Batavia arts venues to stage Noah Gabriel concerts

    BATAVIA – The Water Street Studios Live Art Series will celebrate a milestone album release by Noah Gabriel between 6 and 9 p.m. March 24 at the galle ...
    March 27, 2017 - 12:07 pm
  • World Series trophy coming to Aurora on April 3

    AURORA – The Cubs Trophy Tour, presented by State Farm, is coming to Aurora. The city of Aurora, th ...
    March 24, 2017 - 10:42 am
  • Chit Chat: Album release party to star Crisp at House Pub in St. Charles

    The House Pub in St. Charles has been a stage home to the band Crisp, which will return to the venue to celebrate its debut album with a performance M ...
    March 24, 2017 - 9:09 am