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  • Hydroponic production seminar set in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – The University of Illinois will host a two-day Hydroponic Production Seminar on Wednesday, Feb. 25, and Thursday, Feb. 26, in St. Charle ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 2:59 pm
  • Parents, teens invited to 'Straight Talk About Drugs'

    BATAVIA – Vicki Foley, president of Chris Walk Against Substance Abuse, said parents who don't think they would need to attend a community forum about ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 5:06 pm
  • Indoor cookout at The Blue Goose

    ST. CHARLES – The Blue Goose Market will have an indoor cookout from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 23, and Saturday, Jan. 24.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:04 pm
  • Kane County officials question need for Aurora Election Commission

    GENEVA – Although it would be up to voters to decide to disband the Aurora Election Commission, Kane County officials are ready to address the issue.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 8:07 am
  • Batavia aldermen approve agreement for crosswalk improvements

    BATAVIA – Aldermen want to make it safer for children walking to and from Rotolo Middle School.The ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 10:18 pm
  • Onesti: Arcada Theatre had ‘banner’ year in 2014

    ST. CHARLES – When Ron Onesti first took over the Arcada Theatre in 2005, his goal was to have 50 shows a year.
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 10:18 pm
  • Geneva library board votes to buy 6th St. property for $1.5M

    ">e"> GENEVA –áThe Geneva Public Library Board voted to approve a resolution to buy the former Sixth Street School site, 210 S. Sixth St., Geneva, as ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 9:18 am
  • Winter Wonders event for all ages at Corron Farm

    CAMPTON HILLS –áHistoric Corron Farm is hosting a Winter Wonders event 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the farm, 7N761 Corron Road, Campton Hills.
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 9:14 pm
  • Penrose Brewery to release second set of barrel-aged Wild ales Saturday

    GENEVA – Geneva-based Penrose Brewing Co. will release its second set of bottled barrel-aged Wild ales Saturday, but – this time – the brewery is doin ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 8:45 pm
  • Colleges work to help students achieve graduation

    Getting high school graduates to go to college isn’t much of a problem here.Within 16 months of rece ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 8:15 pm
  • Investigators looking into cause of North Aurora house fire

    NORTH AURORA – Investigators continue to look into the cause of a fire that damaged a two-story house in North Aurora on Wednesday.
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 5:58 pm
  • 'Dancing with the Stars' cast member Dovolani coming to Batavia

    BATAVIA – Professional ballroom dancer Tony Dovolani is a familiar face to fans of the television show "Dancing with The Stars."
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 8:08 am
  • Lincoln theme set for One Book, One Batavia

    BATAVIA – “Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln’s Killer,” an account of the days that followed President Abraham Lincoln’s assassination in 1865, is ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 12:02 pm
  • Geneva establishments fail liquor compliance checks

    GENEVA – Two Geneva establishments received citations for selling alcohol to those younger than 21 years old after a sting operation by the Illinois L ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 12:03 pm
  • Two arrested in St. Charles armed robbery

    ST. CHARLES – Two 20-year-old men face felony charges in the armed robbery of a St. Charles shop, according to a St. Charles Police Department news re ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 11:58 am
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