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  • Kane state's attorney applauds pharmacy for programs combatting drug abuse

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – With drugs continuing to present challenges in Kane County, State’s Attorney Joe McMahon on Tuesday commended a nationwide phar ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 11:20 pm
  • Nationwide tax return promotion pays off for 2 in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – Two clients of a tax preparation office in St. Charles each have nabbed $1,000 in a nationwide contest.
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 9:50 pm
  • 25N Coworking celebrates 1st year in business

    GENEVA – As it celebrates its first year in business, 25N Coworking is inviting the public to its One-Year Anniversary Party: Work Hard, Play Harder f ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 1:10 pm
  • St. Charles keeps possibilities open for new police station

    ST. CHARLES – City officials know the St. Charles Police Department can’t remain in its existing facility, in its current condition, forever.
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 6:50 am
  • Face Time with Jim Bosserman

    Batavia resident Jim Bosserman, 72, was at the James O. Breen Community Park in St. Charles with his golden retriever, Molly, when he answered 10 ques ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Memory cafe start-up meeting set

    ST. CHARLES – An organizational meeting for those interested in starting monthly social gatherings for those with mild dementia will be held from 10 t ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Geneva house fire blamed on discarded smoking materials

    GENEVA – No one was injured during a house fire that appears to have started from the careless discarding of smoking materials just before 9 a.m. Mond ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 11:18 pm
  • Kaneville Road Dunkin’ Donuts is voted down

    GENEVA – Aldermen voted 9-0 Monday night against allowing a Dunkin’ Donuts at a Kaneville Road strip mall as a full contingent of neighbors came out i ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 6:45 am
  • Mr. Ray's grand finale: Kaneville library director set to retire

    KANEVILLE – When he was in his second year of running the summer reading program at the Kaneville Public Library, Ray Christiansen said he decided to ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 6:43 am
  • Lawsuit brings uncertain fate to St. Charles 'symbol'

    ST. CHARLES – The future of a longtime symbol of St. Charles has been called into question, as the DuPage Airport Authority recently filed a lawsuit s ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 6:44 am
  • Vero Voce Theater presents 'Annie Junior'

    ST. CHARLES – Vero Voce Theater presents "Annie Junior," directed by David M. Rodriguez (Vero Voce artistic director), with vocal direction by Dawn Ha ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 4:46 pm
  • Aurora man charged in theft from photo booth in Batavia

    BATAVIA – A 24-year-old Aurora man has been charged with criminal damage to property and theft in a November incident that involved a photo booth at F ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 6:45 am
  • Smoke inside building causes evacuation at Holy Cross in Batavia

    BATAVIA – An overheated motor on an HVAC system Monday caused an evacuation of Holy Cross church and school in Batavia, according to a news release is ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 12:07 pm
  • West Chicago company recalls pie filling

    The Jel Sert Company of West Chicago has issued a voluntary recall of a pie filling due to possible salmonella contamination, according to a Kane Coun ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 11:17 pm
  • Sound Off: A top-notch facility in Batavia

    The following is what our readers sounded off about this week: A top-notch facility I applaud Bata ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 11:20 pm