Local News

  • Batavia police reports

    • Kathryn L. Holdener, 32, of the 1000 block of Alder Lane, Naperville, was charged Wednesday, Feb. 25, with retail theft from Kohl’s, 251 N. Randall ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 8:25 pm
  • Men accused of burglarizing cars face additional charges

    ST. CHARLES – The two men arrested after police foiled an apparent car burglary in St. Charles last month face additional felony charges stemming from ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 7:45 am
  • Batavia resident working to make city more handicapped accessible

    BATAVIA – As someone who is confined to a wheelchair, Batavia resident Steve Heronemus has encountered obstacles in trying to get around the city.
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 8:15 pm
  • Educators explain how teaching has evolved over time

    A few decades ago, education majors like Kaitlyn Romine of Geneva would have their first classroom teaching experience the semester before they gradua ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 7:43 am
  • Police: Campton Hills man threatened St. Charles woman before Delnor incident

    ST. CHARLES – Hours before causing a lockdown at Delnor Hospital in January, Justin B. Patzer threatened a St. Charles woman outside a gym along Randa ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 7:43 am
  • Cougars reveal name of specialty brew

    GENEVA – The Kane County Cougars, with the help of their fans and social media followers, have announced the name for the organization’s specialty Cou ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 2:53 pm
  • Fire damages Sugar Grove Township home

    SUGAR GROVE TOWNSHIP – Sugar Grove's fire chief said a space heater likely was the cause of a fire that damaged a multi-level home Thursday night on B ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 1:48 pm
  • Bellissimo Handbell Choir headed to St. Charles library

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Public Library’s Sunday Concert Series will host the Bellissimo Handbell Choir at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 8, in the Carnegi ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 12:29 pm
  • Medicare program to take place in St. Charles on March 2

    ST. CHARLES – Judi Riley, a certified SHIP – state health insurance assistance program – counselor, will present an overview of Medicare at 1 p.m. Mon ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 12:03 pm
  • Geneva History Museum to present 'Cubs vs The White Sox'

    GENEVA – The Geneva History Museum, 113 S. Third St., Geneva, will present "Chicago's 115 Year Rivalry: The Cubs vs The White Sox" at 11 a.m. Saturday ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 12:02 pm
  • Batavia Access TV adds new, student-focused program

    BATAVIA – Batavia Access TV has added a new, student-focused program to its weekly lineup.“After the ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 7:34 pm
  • Bridal gown sale to support breast cancer programs

    ELGIN – Brides Against Breast Cancer and its Nationwide Tour of Gowns will make a stop at The Haight, 166 Symphony Way, Elgin, where hundreds of new a ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 7:20 pm
  • State legislators eye school funding reform

    ST. CHARLES – State Sen. Karen McConnaughay, R-St. Charles, said she doesn’t believe the newly introduced School Funding Reform Act of 2015 is a way t ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 7:17 pm
  • Defense lawyer wants jury members to visit scene of Geneva murder case

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The Kane County Public Defender on Thursday told a judge that she wants a future jury to visit the crime scene of a Geneva murd ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 7:25 am
  • Campton Hills objector vows to file new complaint against write-in slate

    GENEVA – A judge ruled Thursday that a Campton Hills resident cannot intervene in an election lawsuit that is now a closed case. However, he ruled ano ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 5:37 pm