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  • St. Charles Bowl sign stands test of time

    ST. CHARLES – A business sign with more than 50 years of history in St. Charles might be saved from ordinance restrictions, thanks to the efforts of i ...
    July 25, 2014 - 11:11 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • Michelle L. McIntyre, 25, of the 200 block of Lakeside Court, St. Charles, was charged Sunday, July 20, with illegal possession of drug equipment. M ...
    July 25, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Crowds flock to get corn at Sugar Grove Corn Boil

    SUGAR GROVE – Vince Turano was more than satisfied as he bit into an ear of corn Friday at the Sugar Grove Corn Boil.
    July 26, 2014 - 7:21 am
  • Little Traveler, Geneva library team up to present Literary Evening of Writers and Wine

    GENEVA – A Literary Evening of Writers and Wine is set from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, at The Little Traveler, 404 S. Third St., Geneva.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:44 pm
  • Accused doctor's attorney objects to cameras in the courtroom

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The attorney for a Geneva doctor accused of criminal sexual assault objected to media cameras being allowed in the courtroom Fr ...
    July 25, 2014 - 11:17 pm
  • Habitat restoration work day to take place July 26 in Sugar Grove

    SUGAR GROVE – A habitat restoration work day is set for 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, July 26, at Bliss Woods Forest Preserve, 5S660 Bliss Road, Sugar Grov ...
    July 25, 2014 - 1:28 pm
  • Fermilab in Batavia to host 'The Science of Speed: Why Driving Fast is Harder than it Looks'

    BATAVIA – The Fermilab Lecture Series will present "The Science of Speed: Why Driving Fast is Harder than it Looks" at 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 15, at Rams ...
    July 25, 2014 - 1:27 pm
  • Shedd Aquarium gives students volunteer opportunties

    The Shedd Aquarium provides numerous volunteer and educational programs for students interested in marine biology.  
    July 24, 2014 - 10:33 pm
  • District 304 hires 3 new middle school administrators

    GENEVA – Geneva District 304 school board this week approved the hiring of three new middle school administrators.
    July 24, 2014 - 10:32 pm
  • Participants sought for Everybody Rides in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – After last year’s soggy debut, organizers of a cycling event benefiting Project Mobility hope Mother Nature is on their side for year tw ...
    July 24, 2014 - 11:10 pm
  • Geneva library board chooses shingle type for roof replacement, repair

    GENEVA – Geneva library trustees voted Thursday to use a longer lasting architectural roof shingle to be included in bid requests for its roof repair ...
    July 24, 2014 - 10:28 pm
  • North Aurora Days to kick off Aug. 1

    NORTH AURORA – Those who go to Messenger Public Library's annual use book sale on Aug. 1 and 2 will be able to peruse plenty of books, video tapes and ...
    July 24, 2014 - 10:37 pm
  • PlayHouse project raffle raises funds, awareness

    GENEVA – One of the four custom-made playhouses that will be raffled off for Changing Children’s Worlds Foundation’s PlayHouse Project will be complia ...
    July 24, 2014 - 10:25 pm
  • Kids support Project Mobility with lemonade stand in Geneva

    GENEVA – With a Starbucks a few doors away, 9-year-old Zoe Schirtzinger knew the lemonade stand she was manning Thursday for the Multisport Madness Tr ...
    July 25, 2014 - 6:36 am
  • Batavia kids make birthday cards for cancer patient

    BATAVIA – Danny Nickerson of Foxboro, Massachusetts, will be receiving thousands of birthday cards today from strangers wishing him a happy sixth birt ...
    July 25, 2014 - 8:43 am
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