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  • Community Corner: Chicago Steel stars work toward big league dreams

    With hockey season in full swing, all eyes are on the Chicago Blackhawks. As spectators, we may take a second to fantasize at the thought of what it w ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:35 am
  • Halloween Hayday, costumed dog parade on tap in Geneva

    GENEVA – The Geneva Park District will be hosting its two back-to-back Halloween-themed events Oct. 29 with Halloween Hayday and a costumed dog parade ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:30 am
  • Geneva store touts health benefits of Himalayan salt lamps

    GENEVA – When his son was an infant back in Argentina, Juan Bustelo learned that a Himalayan pink salt lamp was what the boy needed to control his all ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 3:59 pm
  • I Love Geneva

    “It’s a community of caring people, residents who care about their kids and their neighbors, businesses that support the community and the community t ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 7:28 pm
  • Batavia police reports

    • A vehicle's windshield was damaged by a thrown rock in the 700 block of Main Street, Batavia, according to an Oct. 13 police report.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 9:25 am
  • Geneva police reports

    Geneva• Stephen F. Kegebein, 45, of the 1500 block of Kirkwood Drive, Geneva, was charged Oct. 3 wit ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 10:30 am
  • Just Kabobs in St. Charles adds favorites to repertoire

    ST. CHARLES – Much like the entree Just Kabobs is named after, the restaurant’s concept has sizzled into tasty success for St. Charles restaurateur Jo ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 3:57 pm
  • Haunted Quarry to conjure Halloween thrills

    BATAVIA – With summer fun in the rearview mirror, the season for scares turns Batavia’s swimming hole into a Haunted Quarry for two more Saturdays.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 7:57 pm
  • BatFest to swoop into Batavia for family Halloween fun

    BATAVIA – The Halloween season will be celebrated in Batavia with the family friendly BatFest from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 22.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 3:33 pm
  • Press attorney charges that public boards have no legal power to censure

    CAMPTON HILLS – The Campton Hills Village Board’s censure of Village President Harry Blecker Oct. 18 for releasing closed meeting information to the m ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 9:26 am
  • Campton Hills board censures Blecker over release of closed session info

    CAMPTON HILLS – Trustees voted to censure Campton Hills Village President Harry Blecker at their Oct. 18 meeting, saying he violated their trust when ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 3:34 pm
  • Weekend 10: Halloween treats, famed photographer, mystery play, youth flights on tap

    FAMOUS PHOTOGRAPHERWHEN: 7 p.m. Oct. 22WHERE: Waubonsee Community College's Academic Professional Ce ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 1:13 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    St. Charles• Lynda A. Bartleman, 42, of the 1300 block of Indiana Street, St. Charles, was charged O ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 10:00 am
  • South Elgin man charged in fight with police officer

    ST. CHARLES – A South Elgin man was charged Sept. 18 with felony aggravated battery to a police officer as the officer tried to defuse an argument out ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 9:59 am
  • Woman’s Club to celebrate arboretum rededication

    BATAVIA – Reaching forward and backward in time is a loving link to family and the environment nurtured at a little-known site – the Batavia Arboretum ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 11:22 pm