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  • New car for St. Charles raffle winner

    Cynthia Steimle of St. Charles (right) displays the raffle ticket that won her a new automobile – donated by Fox Valley Auto Group – in a drawing at t ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:47 pm
  • St. Charles police investigate stolen mail

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Police Department has an open investigation into several pieces of stolen mail, the department announced Monday in a new ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 8:10 am
  • New principal hired for Rotolo Middle School

    BATAVIA - Kaneland Harter Middle School Principal Bryan Zwemke has been hired to be the next principal of Rotolo Middle School, effective July 1.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 8:08 am
  • Author and poet Janice N. Harrington to be speaker during Books Between Bites on Dec. 18

    BATAVIA – Batavia's monthly lunchtime book program, Books Between Bites, will welcome author and poet Janice N. Harrington at noon Thursday, Dec. 18, ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 3:15 pm
  • St. Charles church seeks volunteers to help serve Christmas lunch

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles Episcopal Church is looking for volunteers to help serve a Christmas Day luncheon to people in need who attend the soup kitc ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 3:12 pm
  • Fire causes an estimated $200,000 in damage to home in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Investigators as of Tuesday afternoon had not yet determined the cause or origin of a fire that caused an estimated $200,000 in ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 12:33 pm
  • Leden named Kaneland's superintendent

    SUGAR GROVE – Todd Leden will be the next superintendent at Kaneland School District 302.Leden, 47, ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 8:18 am
  • St. Charles presents October financial results

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles city committee Monday heard a review of the city’s latest financial monthly results.
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • Geneva agrees on strategic goals

    GENEVA – Geneva aldermen unanimously accepted a report Monday of its prioritized goals from a November planning workshop.
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • North Aurora OKs demolition of Activity Center

    NORTH AURORA – The North Aurora Activity Center will soon see the wrecking ball.Trustees voted Mond ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 8:19 am
  • Geneva names Tymoszenko new economic development director

    GENEVA – Cathleen Tymoszenko was named the head of Geneva’s Economic Development Department, replacing Ellen Divita who resigned in October after seve ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 8:20 am
  • Chamber Exchanger: A chamber holiday toast

    The decorations are in place The twinkling lights are up The Chamber office shines And there’s eggno ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 8:55 pm
  • Geneva hopefuls file for offices

    GENEVA – Candidates for various offices in Geneva filed nominating papers Monday, the first day to file for the April 7 consolidated election.
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 8:50 pm
  • St. Charles incumbents, newcomers file for April election

    Several incumbents and two new faces have filed Monday to run for various St. Charles public offices in the April 7 consolidated election, according t ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 8:50 pm
  • 8 candidates running for three seats on Batavia School Board

    BATAVIA – Former Batavia High School social studies teacher John Dryden is among eight candidates running for three seats on the Batavia School Board ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 8:50 pm
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