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  • Campton Hills, fire district candidates set to appear at March 18 forum

    CAMPTON HILLS – A candidate forum on the Campton Hills village race and the Fox River and Countryside Fire Protection District race will be held from ...
    March 16, 2017 - 6:05 pm
  • Old Second Bank branch in Maple Park closes

    MAPLE PARK – The Maple Park branch of Old Second Bank, located at 1100 S. County Line Road, has closed, and its building is for sale. The two-story, n ...
    March 16, 2017 - 4:06 pm
  • St. Charles police identify two people found unresponsive in car

    ST. CHARLES – At 8:08 a.m. March 16, the St. Charles Police and Fire departments responded to a call of a suspicious vehicle parked in the 0-99 block ...
    March 17, 2017 - 3:49 pm
  • Community Corner: St. Charles Consumer Expo set for March 25

    Join more than 1,000 local attendees on Saturday, March 25, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the St. Charles Consumer Expo.
    March 16, 2017 - 11:43 am
  • Some extracurricular athletics and activities at Kaneland School District 302 will continue to grow, while others will suffer cuts or be eliminated fo ...
    March 16, 2017 - 11:42 am
  • Batavia School Board D-101 candidates discuss issues at forum

    BATAVIA – Topics including school funding, projected enrollment, protecting LGBT students and at-risk youth, charter schools, and promoting education ...
    March 16, 2017 - 10:03 am
  • Batavia American Legion Post invites prospective members, plans Poppy Day

    BATAVIA – American Legion Post 504 in Batavia, whose next monthly meeting begins at 7 p.m. March 21, is gearing up for its annual Poppy Day fundraiser ...
    March 16, 2017 - 4:07 pm
  • Bunco proves hit fundraiser for Batavia Mothers' Club

    BATAVIA – An enduring love of the 1980s pop scene fueled the recent bunco fundraiser by the Batavia Mothers' Club Foundation.
    March 15, 2017 - 7:33 pm
  • Candidates share platforms during Meet the Candidates Night in Sugar Grove

    SUGAR GROVE – Whether or not the village of Sugar Grove is business friendly is the major bone of contention between the five candidates for village t ...
    March 16, 2017 - 4:07 pm
  • Harter middle-schoolers, Mississippi students meet as part of Rosedale book project

    SUGAR GROVE – Everything came up rosy March 14 for two students and a pair of teachers who came 635 miles from Rosedale, Miss., to accept 3,380 books ...
    March 15, 2017 - 6:21 pm
  • Visitation set for Brittany and Tiffany Coffland

    Visitation for 16-year-old twins Brittany and Tiffany Coffland will take place from 2 to 8 p.m. March 17 at Christ Community Church, 37W100 Bolcum Roa ...
    March 20, 2017 - 2:25 pm
  • Face Time with Monica Meyers

    Monica Meyers was at an Elburn Chamber of Commerce meeting March 2 at the Community Congregational Church to present information on an April 4 referen ...
    March 15, 2017 - 8:45 am
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office police reports

    Steele G. Carrie, 44, of the 6N500 block of Sycamore Street, St. Charles, was charged Feb. 22 with criminal damage to property. A police report state ...
    March 15, 2017 - 8:44 am
  • Batavia bridge artworks to be installed this year

    BATAVIA – Traffic has been crossing the reconstructed Wilson Street bridge for nearly a decade, but the span is only now getting its finishing touches ...
    March 15, 2017 - 8:42 am
  • St. Charles police officer earns honor for outstanding work

    The Kane County Chiefs of Police Association, in partnership with Batavia Moose Lodge #682, has announced that the winner of the 2016 Louis Spuhler Aw ...
    March 15, 2017 - 6:17 pm