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  • St. Charles North alumnus to appear on ‘The Voice’

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles North High School alumnus this fall will appear on NBC’s “The Voice” singing competition, one of his former teachers said.
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 6:45 am
  • Rochelle woman dies in Plato Township crash

    PLATO TOWNSHIP – A 67-year-old Rochelle woman died Wednesday in a two-vehicle crash that took place near Hampshire, according to a news release issued ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 10:48 pm
  • Safety fair in Downers Grove shows participants DUI vision

    Trooper David Hage (from left) and Trey Schuemle, 4 of St. Charles, are along for the ride as Angelo Costabile, 12 of Pingree Grove, attempts to keep ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 8:47 pm
  • McIlvaine fights fines, fees St. Charles seeks from him

    GENEVA – Through his attorney, St. Charles resident Clifford McIlvaine on Wednesday fought to dismiss tens of thousands of dollars in fines and fees t ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 10:40 pm
  • Stanley Cup visits Munhall Elementary School

    Kelly Sculles, principal of Munhall Elementary School in St. Charles, stands next to the Stanley Cup on Sept. 15 at the school. The Stanley Cup and Ch ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 8:33 pm
  • No squawk expected about school's chicken request in Batavia

    BATAVIA – Montessori Academy has asked city officials for permission to keep chickens on its six-acre campus, at 595 S. River St., as part of its curr ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 8:27 pm
  • St. Charles police arrest 6, cite 26 during traffic campaign

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles police made six arrests and issued 26 citations for various offenses as part of a recent two-week enforcement period, accord ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 10:51 pm
  • Elburn bed and breakfast OK’d; party venue denied

    ELBURN – Two years ago, Judy Singer said she was working to fix up a barn on her property at 420 E. Kansas St. in Elburn.
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 8:26 pm
  • Demolition begins

    Demolition operations of the former Sixth Street School, at 210 S. Sixth St. in Geneva, began Wednesday.
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 6:54 pm
  • Parade entries sought in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – The Downtown St. Charles Partnership is accepting applications for the annual Electric Christmas Parade on Thanksgiving weekend, accordi ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 10:41 pm
  • 'The Stoopid Years' program set at Geneva church

    GENEVA – Moms of teens and tweens are invited to join Julie Barnhill as she presents "The Stoopid Years: Sticking with Teens through Wonky Hormones, S ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 5:00 pm
  • Naperville's Dick Tracy sculpture removed for restoration

    NAPERVILLE – Super sleuth Dick Tracy is on the move in Naperville. The 9-foot, one-ton bronze sculp ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 5:48 pm
  • Maureen Christine, Michael Bazan to perform at St. Charles library

    ST. CHARLES – The St Charles Public Library Sunday Concert Series will host vocalist Maureen Christine and jazz saxophonist Michael Bazan on Sunday Oc ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 12:27 pm
  • Elburn Munchie P's closes

    ELBURN – The Munchie P's location at 107 Valley Drive in Elburn has closed, according to a note taped to a window at the restaurant.
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 6:48 am
  • Face Time with Paige Hall

    St. Charles resident Paige Hall, 17, was painting windows for St. Charles North’s homecoming when she answered 11 questions for the Kane County Chroni ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 5:30 am