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  • Geneva Park District Fitness Demo Day event set

    GENEVA – The Geneva Park District Fitness Demo Day is set for Saturday, March 7. Free demo classes allow participants to try out a group class before ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 12:36 pm
  • Orchid lovers converge at annual show

    WHEATON – The potting shed at the Batavia Orchid Society's annual sale and show Sunday could also be considered a MASH unit for the exotically beautif ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 9:54 pm
  • Geneva Girl Scouts go sledding for Casey's Safe Haven

    GENEVA – About 30 Girl Scouts on Saturday went sledding at the Fabyan Forest Preserve for a good cause.
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 7:11 pm
  • Fire causes $20,000 in damages to St. Charles Township home

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A fire that caused an estimated $20,000 in damages at a single-family ranch home early Saturday morning remains under investiga ...
    Feb. 21, 2015 - 9:47 pm
  • Ticket issued in connection with St. Charles fatal crash

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles woman recently was ticketed after she was accused of allowing Joshua Spudich to drive a car that was involved in a crash t ...
    Feb. 21, 2015 - 9:33 am
  • Proponents renew push for tax on sugary drinks

    Proponents of legislation to tax sugary drinks as a way to combat obesity have reintroduced the bill after it was voted down last year in an Illinois ...
    Feb. 21, 2015 - 9:43 am
  • Family matters: Kaneland board hopefuls address nepotism

    SUGAR GROVE – The issue of nepotism has become a hot topic in Kaneland School District 302, and district officials are expected to have a policy on th ...
    Feb. 21, 2015 - 9:31 am
  • Geneva police reports

    • Rogelio Pizana, 35, of the 100 block of Vine Street, Elgin, was charged Saturday, Feb. 14, with driving under the influence, driving without a valid ...
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 9:54 pm
  • Batavia police reports

    • Erik T. Hultquist, 19, of the 1100 block of Pine Street, Batavia, was charged Thursday, Feb. 19, with unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia.
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 9:54 pm
  • LivingWell concept could expand to other communities

    GENEVA – LivingWell Cancer Resource Center in Geneva is looking to expand and add two more centers in communities served by Northwestern Memorial Hosp ...
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 9:48 pm
  • St. Charles couple hosting LivingWell fundraiser

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Want to win a trip to Greece for six? How about a $9,000 Rolex or a $2,000 di ...
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 9:44 pm
  • Marmion-Rosary concert event set

    AURORA – The Marmion-Rosary Band, Marmion-Rosary Jazz Ensemble and Marmion Men’s Chorus will present their winter concert at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. ...
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 2:51 pm
  • Kenosha Beef International recalling beefsteak patty product

    The Kane County Health Department is advising residents that Kenosha Beef International, a Columbus, Ohio, establishment, is recalling approximately 2 ...
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 10:17 am
  • Officials mull dropping national lunch program at St. Charles high schools

    ST. CHARLES – In response to a drop in lunch purchases, District 303 officials want to withdraw St. Charles East and North high schools from the Natio ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • D-303 board considers overall 2 percent tax increase

    ST. CHARLES – An unexpected change in the consumer price index has altered the St. Charles School District 303 Board’s plans to give tax relief to res ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 10:07 pm