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  • Elburn community center launches businesses, serves vital role

    ELBURN – When Jenny O’Brien looked to open her very own dance studio, she worked with community centers in three towns – and one of them was the Elbur ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 10:28 am
  • 'Mr. Geneva' Weldon Johnson dies

    GENEVA – Weldon Johnson, a third-generation decendant of Swedish immigrants known as "Mr. Geneva" for his love of the city, died early Tuesday at his ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 10:24 am
  • Unitarian Universalist Society of Geneva to screen 'The United States of Ferguson' on Jan. 23

    GENEVA – The community is invited to focus on perspectives related to the “Black Lives Matter” campaign at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 23, at the Unitarian Un ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 1:01 pm
  • 'U.S. Trade Policy' to be topic of event Jan. 22 at St. Charles Public Library

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Public Library is host to "Great Decisions," a discussion program on world affairs administered and produced by the Fore ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 12:58 pm
  • St. Charles man charged in mail theft incidents

    ST. CHARLES – A 21-year old St. Charles man has been charged with 12 counts of theft under $500 stemming from mail theft incidents St. Charles police ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 11:45 pm
  • Tattoo parlor proposed in North Aurora

    NORTH AURORA – Village trustees are open to the idea of allowing tattoo parlors in the village’s business districts. A prospective business owner want ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 8:53 am
  • St. Charles Park District receives financial reporting award

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Park District recently received an award for its comprehensive annual financial report, the district announced in a news ...
    Jan. 19, 2015 - 10:12 pm
  • Geneva community development director retires

    GENEVA – Whether the issue was annexing nearly 200 acres of Peck Farm Park, or working on zoning amendments or historic preservation, Geneva Community ...
    Jan. 19, 2015 - 6:45 pm
  • Kaneland seeks feedback in search for middle school principal

    SUGAR GROVE – Kaneland School District 302 is seeking feedback regarding a search for a new principal at Kaneland Harter Middle School.
    Jan. 19, 2015 - 10:02 pm
  • Exodus Cry representative to join Hultgren at State of the Union

    U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Winfield, will bring Laila Mickelwait of Exodus Cry as his guest to the State of the Union address, which takes place at 8 ...
    Jan. 19, 2015 - 1:31 pm
  • First Baptist Church of Geneva adds space for youth, special needs programs

    GENEVA – First Baptist Church of Geneva on Sunday invited the public to take in its new space for youth programming and children with special needs.
    Jan. 19, 2015 - 6:54 pm
  • Bike fans pack Pheasant Run for motorcycle show

    ST. CHARLES – Jerry Martin - also known as "Olde Skool" according to a patch on his leather vest – perused a veritable ocean of motorcycle parts Satur ...
    Jan. 19, 2015 - 6:53 pm
  • Gammon Coach House to honor tapping of 1,000th brew

    BATAVIA – Gammon Coach House in Batavia will reach a major milestone this week, when the craft-beer bar and eatery taps its 1,000th brew.
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 12:00 pm
  • Batavia police reports

    • Arthur E. Taylor, 29, of the 1200 block of East Wilson Street, Batavia, was charged Thursday, Jan. 15, with theft and disorderly conduct.
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 10:44 pm
  • NIU researchers study perceived need to respond to electronic messages from work

    DeKALB – Ben Kastler briefly glanced at his cellphone while shopping for groceries at Hy-Vee in DeKalb.
    Jan. 19, 2015 - 8:08 am
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