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  • State comes through with Longmeadow Parkway funding

    Among the larger projects announced as part of Illinois’ annual highway improvement plan is Longmeadow Parkway, which will receive nearly $63 million ...
    May 15, 2015 - 8:32 pm
  • Man charged with home invasion at ex-fiancée’s house in Geneva

    GENEVA – A West Dundee man was charged with felony home invasion and aggravated domestic battery in connection with a May 9 incident at his ex-fiancée ...
    May 15, 2015 - 8:37 pm
  • Parking deck's third tier opens this weekend in Geneva

    GENEVA – The newest tier of the Third Street commuter parking deck in Geneva is set to open this weekend, expanding the facility's capacity by 180 spa ...
    May 15, 2015 - 3:53 pm
  • St. Charles residents asked to plant pink, purple, white and yellow flowers for national program

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles America in Bloom Committee has chosen pink, purple, white and yellow as the planting colors for the 2015 America in Bloo ...
    May 15, 2015 - 12:58 pm
  • Ream's to move to former Papa G's building in Elburn

    ELBURN – Janelle Ream knows what it's like at Ream's Elburn Market during the holiday season – the shop can become crowded, and customers can feel rus ...
    May 16, 2015 - 7:56 am
  • Residents prepare for high pollen counts this year

    Residents with allergies likely are not going to get any relief from Mother Nature this year, according to area pollen count data.
    May 14, 2015 - 10:46 pm
  • Women’s power luncheon focuses on strategies for success

    GENEVA – As a two-time cancer survivor, Jacqueline Camacho-Ruiz knows something about turning despair into something positive.
    May 15, 2015 - 8:44 am
  • Sheriff ends absence from Kane County meetings

    GENEVA – After repeated absences from Kane County committee meetings, Sheriff Donald Kramer on Thursday provided his monthly report in person.
    May 15, 2015 - 8:15 am
  • No other TB cases reported at business in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – No additional active tuberculosis cases have been discovered at a business in St. Charles following one confirmed case in April, a Kane ...
    May 14, 2015 - 8:52 pm
  • Former Batavia student set to appear on ‘The Bachelorette’

    BATAVIA – Batavia High School science teacher Brian Drendel said he doesn’t normally watch the ABC-TV show “The Bachelorette.”
    May 14, 2015 - 7:51 pm
  • Batavia's Windmill City Festival will be held at Batavia Riverwalk

    BATAVIA – Windmill City Festival will stay at its usual location on the Batavia Riverwalk this summer instead of moving to Engstrom Park.
    May 15, 2015 - 8:16 am
  • Geneva elementary students give art life on school’s lawn

    BLACKBERRY TOWNSHIP – Art teacher Sarah Brady knows her students at Mill Creek Elementary School won’t remember the tests they took when they look bac ...
    May 14, 2015 - 11:02 pm
  • County Judge talks to eighth-graders at Thompson Middle School

    Kane County Associate Judge Clint Hull talks to eighth-graders at Thompson Middle School in St. Charles about the dangers of drugs and alcohol. The pr ...
    May 14, 2015 - 5:18 pm
  • Batavia to battle Orland Park in 'Battle of the Burbs'

    BATAVIA – Batavia officials will battle Orland Park leaders in a series of games Friday morning as part of WGN Morning News' "Battle of the Burbs" con ...
    May 14, 2015 - 7:52 pm
  • Andersson plans advisory council

    GENEVA – State Rep. Steve Andersson, R-Geneva, is working to start an initiative in the 65th Legislative District – to gather constituents and discuss ...
    May 14, 2015 - 12:19 pm