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  • Chit Chat: St. Charles resident authors ‘Gramma, Please Tell Us More Stories!’

    St. Charles resident Linda Brodine has plenty of stories to tell. Brodine has published a second boo ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Chicago man pleads guilty in Batavia armed robbery

    BATAVIA – A Chicago man will be sentenced next month after pleading guilty to felony armed violence in connection with an armed robbery in January at ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 10:54 pm
  • Former St. Charles man gets 15 years for sexual assault

    A former St. Charles man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison Tuesday after he was convicted of sexually assaulting a child in his family, accordi ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 10:51 pm
  • North Aurora studying whether to remove dam

    NORTH AURORA – Village officials are studying whether to remove the dam near North Aurora Village Hall as a way to improve the quality of the Fox Rive ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 10:50 pm
  • Police: Dog owners near Geneva ‘disturbed’ by letter

    GENEVA – A dog owner who was disturbed by a letter he and others in his neighborhood received asked police to document the incident, according to a Ka ...
    UPDATED: Dec. 18, 2014 - 7:54 am
  • Three file for Sugar Grove village trustee race

    SUGAR GROVE – Three incumbent trustees have filed for three open Village Board seats in Sugar Grove for the April 7 consolidated election. Those who h ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 10:48 pm
  • Kane County to improve job application process

    GENEVA – Applying for jobs in Kane County government is about to get easier.The county is preparing ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 10:44 pm
  • Fitness goals don’t have to be New Year’s resolutions, trainers say

    Planning to make big lifestyle changes in 2015? Local fitness experts said waiting until Jan. 1 isn’t necessary.
    UPDATED: Dec. 18, 2014 - 7:56 am
  • New Rotolo Middle School principal to start July 1

    BATAVIA – Bryan Zwemke said he is looking forward to getting to know the students and staff at Rotolo Middle School when he takes over as principal on ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 10:29 pm
  • Sony cancels Christmas Day showing of 'The Interview' after threats

    Sony Pictures decided to cancel the Christmas Day showing of "The Interview" after several theater chains decided not to show the movie after threats ...
    UPDATED: Dec. 18, 2014 - 7:55 am
  • Police: Motorist refuses to believe he was hit by train

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – An injured motorist who sought help at a gas station last week knew his vehicle had been struck by something but refused to bel ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 10:30 pm
  • Geneva police increasing seat belt enforcement Friday

    GENEVA – Motorists traveling through Geneva over the holidays should make sure they are wearing their seat belts, as the Geneva Police Department is r ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 3:31 pm
  • Loving care in supportive living

    The holidays are here, and regardless of age, most people really enjoy this time of year.   ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 3:04 pm
  • Bethany Lutheran Church in Batavia to host multiple worship services Dec. 24 and 25

    BATAVIA – Bethany Lutheran Church, 8 S. Lincoln St., Batavia, will host multiple worship services on Wednesday, Dec. 24, and Thursday, Dec. 25.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 11:51 am
  • Campton Hills trustees vote to extend police chief's contract - again

    CAMPTON HILLS – Campton Hills trustees voted late Tuesday to block the village president’s second attempt to remove the police chief.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 10:56 pm
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