Local News

  • Show time: Arts fest headed to Kaneland

    MAPLE PARK – Dylan Good was involved in music programs as a student at Kaneland High School. Now he’s looking forward to the opportunity to come back ...
    April 9, 2014 - 7:49 am
  • Slice of Life: Wine steward's expertise aids Herrington Inn diners

    GENEVA – When diners at the Herrington Inn and Spa in Geneva have a question about what wine to order, they talk to Mark Czubak, a sommelier.
    April 9, 2014 - 12:04 am
  • Elburn ministry’s resale shop Beautiful U opens

    Bill and Liz Hough perform the celebratory ribbon-cutting Saturday at the grand opening of Beautiful U resale shop at 112 N. Main St., Elburn. The Hou ...
    April 9, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • Elburn, Sugar Grove among safest cities in Illinois

    Two communities in western Kane County are among the top 50 safest places to live in Illinois, according to a report released late last month.
    April 9, 2014 - 3:16 pm
  • West Aurora School Board fills open seat

    The West Aurora School Board on Monday appointed longtime community volunteer Ira Lathan to fill a seat left vacant by a recent resignation. He will s ...
    April 8, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • West Aurora School District fills assistant superintendent posts

    AURORA – The West Aurora School Board on Monday approved the appointments of two new assistant superintendents.
    April 9, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • Elburn board OKs a tentative budget

    ELBURN – The Elburn Village Board approved a tentative budget Monday night, but the vote was not unanimous.
    April 9, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • Teaching dock to be dedicated to late Geneva alderman Dantino

    GENEVA – Before the late Geneva alderman Ralph Dantino served the city’s 5th Ward, he was a founding member of the Geneva Park District Foundation.
    April 8, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Waubonsee to host Spring Job Fair this Friday in SG

    SUGAR GROVE – Job seekers are invited to Waubonsee Community College’s Spring Job and Internship Fair on Friday.
    April 8, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Students to help out Saturday in 1st Waubonsee Day of Service

    SUGAR GROVE – More than 100 Waubonsee Community College students will go out to local communities and volunteer Saturday for projects in the Kaneland ...
    April 8, 2014 - 11:58 pm
  • Batavia to apply for county grant for signage study

    BATAVIA – City officials are seeking a $40,000 Kane County riverboat grant to help pay for a study on improving signage throughout the Batavia communi ...
    April 8, 2014 - 11:58 pm
  • St. Charles family displaced after house fire

    ST. CHARLES – Members of a St. Charles family are staying with relatives after a Monday night fire damaged their home, St. Charles Fire Chief Joel Sch ...
    April 8, 2014 - 11:58 pm
  • Geneva-based Horn Steel celebrating 118 years

    GENEVA – A look around the area – particularly in Geneva – will reveal many different works of wrought iron and steel.
    April 9, 2014 - 12:07 am
  • Party in the Park set for May 31 in Batavia

    BATAVIA – Organizers of next month’s Party in the Park event hope to educate the public about depression.
    April 8, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • Kane County Board approves 5 percent raises

    GENEVA – Nine Kane County directors will get a bump in their paychecks. The Kane County Board on Tue ...
    April 9, 2014 - 12:33 pm