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  • Many schools in, near Tri-Cities have changed principals in last few years

    Jarrod Buxton, who spent 10 years teaching sixth-grade language arts at Haines Middle School in St. Charles, wasn’t necessarily looking for a job chan ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 9:46 pm
  • Grammy Award winner LeAnn Rimes coming to St. Charles

    Grammy Award winner LeAnn Rimes is in the holiday spirit these days. Rimes recently released "ONE Ch ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 5:44 pm
  • ECC will begin accepting election papers Monday

    ELGIN – Those wanting to serve as trustee for Elgin Community College District 509 may begin filing their nominating papers Monday, according to a rel ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 9:35 pm
  • Geneva District 304 ranks 12th in state by Niche

    GENEVA – Geneva School District 304 has been ranked the 12th-best school district in Illinois by Niche (formerly College Prowler), according to a news ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 1:05 pm
  • Ribbon cut to Competitor's Edge in St. Charles

    St. Charles Chamber of Commerce and city of St. Charles officials join in cutting the ribbon to The Competitor's Edge, which offers full-service compe ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 9:45 pm
  • St. Charles receives $100K state grant

    ST. CHARLES – The city of St. Charles was awarded a $100,000 grant from the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, according to a n ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 9:45 pm
  • WBC hosts holiday party

    St. Charles Chamber of Commerce President Stacey Ekstrom (from right), WBC Council member Janet Roman, raffle winner Nancy Weiss and Chair of Women’s ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 9:44 pm
  • Ribbon cut at Dave’s Burritos in St. Charles

    St. Charles Chamber of Commerce and city of St. Charles officials join in cutting the ribbon to Dave's Burritos, 3677 E. Main St., Space D3, St. Charl ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 9:44 pm
  • Fenton administrator among finalists for Kaneland superintendent job

    MAPLE PARK – Kaneland’s search for a new superintendent is nearing an end. Todd Leden, an administra ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Batavia to upgrade website

    BATAVIA – City officials want to make Batavia’s website more attractive and easier to use.The city ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 9:41 pm
  • Attorney seeks substitution on Campton Hills Electoral Board

    CAMPTON HILLS – The attorney representing four Campton Hills candidates Tuesday requested that one of the village’s Electoral Board members be swapped ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 7:06 am
  • Police: IRS scam hits St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – An IRS scam has affected St. Charles residents, police announced Tuesday in a news release.
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 9:41 pm
  • Officials react to death of Judy Baar Topinka

    Elected officials throughout the state Wednesday reacted with sadness to the news that Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka died overnight.
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 9:40 pm
  • Bike and pedestrian crossing work planned for Kirk Road site

    GENEVA – Users of the Illinois Prairie Path in Geneva are closer to having a safer way to cross Kirk Road.
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 9:40 pm
  • Troon company to manage local Royal country clubs

    ST. CHARLES – Troon management company announced Wednesday that it has been selected to manage The Royal Country Clubs group, which includes the Roya ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 9:38 pm
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