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  • Sammi King to appear at Books Between Bites in Batavia

    BATAVIA – Batavia's noontime book program, Books Between Bites, will continue its 30th season with a review by Sammi King of Batavia on Oct. 20.
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 9:12 am
  • Shoppes at 127 to mark 40 years in Geneva

    GENEVA – When Jane and Bill Briner opened Persimmon Tree on Geneva’s Third Street 40 years ago, neither of them had retail experience.
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Weekend 10: Palminteri, Boone, musicals, MicroFest and Viking ship among top picks

    'SISTER ACT: THE MUSICAL'WHEN: 7 p.m. Oct. 14 and 15, and 2 p.m. Oct. 16WHERE: Waubonsee Community C ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 6:23 pm
  • Zimmerman Ford of St. Charles to boost match challenge for Salvation Army

    ST. CHARLES – Zimmerman Ford in St. Charles joins fellow donors from the Tri-Cities in promising to match donations up to $10,000 that are raised duri ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 4:59 pm
  • Batavia Mothers' Club to present arts and craft show

    BATAVIA – An injury led to the accidental discovery of jewelry-making talents for Zehra Layton of Batavia, one of the artists and crafters taking part ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 10:07 am
  • Senior apartment plan moving forward in Batavia

    BATAVIA – A proposed affordable senior apartment project could be ready for tenants by the end of next year. Plans for the 80-unit Windmill Manor deve ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 10:01 am
  • 25 photos of what $1.1 million can get you in Geneva (and it's for sale)

    Ever drive by a home and wonder, how much does that cost? Or what does it really look like inside?Go ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 4:56 pm
  • America in Bloom award results announced in St. Charles

    Top honors for the prestigious 2016 America in Bloom National Awards Program were announced at the annual awards held in Arroyo Grande, Calif., on Oct ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 6:38 pm
  • New program about bats to dispel myths, introduce 2 species in Geneva

    GENEVA – Incredible Bats, a new educational event offered by the Geneva Park District, will introduce two species of bats to participants – and counte ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 1:30 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    St. Charles• Edward T. West, 26, of the 3400 block of Cleary Avenue, Joliet, was charged Oct. 2 with ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • Sugar Grove family participates in ALS Walk for Life

    SUGAR GROVE – When her mother, Anna, was diagnosed with ALS in February of this year, 21-year-old Elizabeth Berland of Sugar Grove didn't think twice ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 11:50 am
  • I Love St. Charles

    “I like having a wide variety of places to [run] and walk the dog that include Norris Woods and the bike trail – and friendly neighbors and always fee ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 11:44 am
  • Batavia Police Chief Gary Schira to retire

    BATAVIA – Gary Schira, Batavia's police chief, will retire after 11 years on the job. Schira, 66, s ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 11:32 am
  • Russell, Martinez cite accomplishments to seek voters' favor

    ELGIN – Incumbent Kane County Coroner Rob Russell and his Democratic challenger Tao Martinez both touted their experience at a candidates forum Oct. 6 ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 6:33 pm
  • Batavia Lions Club to roar into Candy Day fundraiser

    BATAVIA – Members of the Batavia Lions Club will be at sites around town to gather donations during the annual Candy Day drive Oct. 14 and 15.
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 9:55 pm