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  • 'Uplifting' message: 'HOPE >' motto takes hold at St. Charles schools

    ST. CHARLES – Seventeen-year-old Mailie Alonzo, a junior at St. Charles East High School, doesn't doubt the effect the HOPE Club has on the student bo ...
    April 27, 2016 - 8:19 am
  • Mini-golf returns to Charlestowne Mall

    ST. CHARLES – After more than a year of selling doughnuts at Charlestowne Mall, Nilesh Patel has added to his game.
    April 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • St. Charles school board looks to survey for referendum guidance

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles School District 303 Board wants more insight into the community's leanings as it prepares to make decisions about a poss ...
    April 26, 2016 - 7:48 am
  • D-304 officials to host forum on Geneva's proposed TIF

    GENEVA – Geneva School District 304 officials are hosting a public forum on the city of Geneva's proposed third tax increment finance district at 7 p. ...
    April 26, 2016 - 10:10 am
  • North Aurora man gets prison time for burglary

    NORTH AURORA – A North Aurora man must serve time in prison for burglarizing a home in Aurora, according to a Kane County State's Attorney's Office pr ...
    April 26, 2016 - 7:46 am
  • Teens, insurer reach agreement on St. Charles Park District damages

    ST. CHARLES – The teenagers accused of vandalizing St. Charles Park District property have settled with the agency's insurer regarding damages, accord ...
    April 25, 2016 - 4:41 pm
  • Former local officials send letters of support for Hastert

    Local Kendall County officials were among those who wrote letters of support for former U.S. Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert. The letters were mad ...
    April 25, 2016 - 3:47 pm
  • Singer-songwriter Petermann to perform April 30 in Geneva

    GENEVA – Local singer-songwriter Ry Petermann will perform a one-man show from 7 to 11 p.m. April 30 at Claddagh Irish Pub, 1702 Commons Drive, Geneva ...
    April 25, 2016 - 12:08 pm
  • Balloon Launch for Hope: 5 photos

    The Kane County Child Advocacy Center held its second Balloon Launch for Hope on April 22. ...
    April 24, 2016 - 10:47 am
  • North Aurora pastor faces sexual abuse charges

    NORTH AURORA – A North Aurora pastor faces felony charges stemming from accusations that he sexually abused a child at his church, according to a Kane ...
    April 25, 2016 - 8:05 am
  • Valley Sheltered Workshop celebrates 50 years

    BATAVIA – Mitch Hadfield works hard four days a week.The 29-year-old Batavian might assemble boxes o ...
    April 25, 2016 - 8:04 am
  • Focusing on the positive

    BATAVIA – Brian Nallenweg is the guy who put "community" into community policing.Now, after 26 years ...
    April 23, 2016 - 7:30 am
  • St. Charles names new HR director

    ST. CHARLES – The city will have a new human resources director by early May.The St. Charles City Co ...
    April 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Award seeks to honor St. Charles' youth

    ST. CHARLES – Nominations will be accepted through May 4 for the inaugural Guitar of St. Charles Jank Award, according to a press release.
    April 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Waubonsee strives to maintain small business programs without state funds

    The Waubonsee Community College Board of Trustees recently approved adjustments to the way services are offered to small business owners.
    April 23, 2016 - 5:30 am