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  • Batavia School District 101 urges proper reporting after rumor incident

    BATAVIA – Batavia School District 101 is asking parents to talk to their children about properly reporting information in light of a recent miscommuni ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 7:14 pm
  • Kaneland Connection: Forest preserve facility plan back on Elburn's radar

    ELBURN – Members of the Elburn Village Board took a fresh look Monday night at a plan by the Forest Preserve District of Kane County to buy property a ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 7:11 pm
  • Aspens Foods expands chicken products recall

    The Kane County Health Department is advising residents that Aspen Foods of Chicago is recalling an additional 561,000 pounds of frozen, raw, stuffed ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 12:30 pm
  • Note to readers: Athlete of the Month voting is back up

    Voting for Athlete of the Month is now working again and can be done at:
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 4:20 pm
  • Lincoln school community showing support with shirts

    ST. CHARLES – Those wanting to show support for Lincoln Elementary School – which District 303 leaders are considering closing – may do so with an ora ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 12:36 pm
  • Face Time with Susan Figura

    St. Charles Township resident Susan Figura, 54, was at the Fox River Bluff Dog Park in St. Charles with her dog when she answered 13 questions for the ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • St. Charles hears video gaming debate

    ST. CHARLES – With nowhere to sit, people stood against the back wall of the City Council Chambers as St. Charles’ leaders Monday night listened to ar ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 6:46 am
  • Mayor: West Batavia Cemetery to expand

    BATAVIA – The West Batavia Cemetery is expanding southward on land already owned by the city of Batavia, Mayor Jeff Schielke said Monday.
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 6:48 am
  • Geneva aldermen OK affordable housing map

    GENEVA – After nearly an hour of discussion, Monday, Geneva aldermen unanimously approved a resolution amending a map to include eight additional site ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 9:59 pm
  • Traffic advisories set for Scarecrow Fest

    ST. CHARLES – Visitors to the 30th annual Scarecrow Fest are encouraged to carpool and use remote lots, as the festival is expected to generate heavy ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 8:15 pm
  • St. Charles woman charged with forgery

    GENEVA – A St. Charles woman was charged with three counts of felony forgery after police said she used phony $20 bills with the same partial serial n ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 8:17 pm
  • Elburn author seeks to empower readers

    ELBURN – For years, Leslie Sann wanted to write a book. When the Elburn resident did just that, she started it with a breakthrough moment she experien ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 10:01 pm
  • Elgin Community College earns Ready to Respond Campus status

    ELGIN – Don Kauerauf of the Illinois Emergency Management Agency said he had one thought as he traveled Monday to Elgin Community College to present t ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 6:49 am
  • McConnaughay to host senior health fair in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – Partnering with local health providers and organizations, state Sen. Karen McConnaughay, R-St. Charles, is hosting a free senior health ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 5:52 pm
  • St. Charles schools team up for 'Volley for the Cure' event at North

    ST. CHARLES – On Tuesday, Oct. 6, the St. Charles North girls volleyball team will host St. Charles East in the schools' seventh annual "Volley for th ...
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 12:04 pm