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  • Why can FOIA requests cost so much?

    Kathy Kapusta filed a Freedom of Information Act request of St. Charles District 303 in December that generated 2,457 pages, took 13 people 88 hours t ...
    April 16, 2014 - 7:39 am
  • When aldermen ask for information

    GENEVA – When a Geneva alderman asked for information at an open meeting, Mayor Kevin Burns admonished him for violating a standard the council member ...
    April 15, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Equine therapy program in Maple Park gives hope to recovering vets

    MAPLE PARK – The organizers of the Boots and Hooves said they knew they had something special when veterans started opening up on the morning of the o ...
    April 15, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • Face Time with Jill Plank

    Sugar Grove resident Jill Plank, 33, was at the Sugar Grove Easter Egg Hunt with her daughters Allison, Camryn and Kailey, and their dog, Lexi, when s ...
    April 16, 2014 - 7:42 am
  • ‘Civil Action’ lawyer turns to new effort on climate change

    GENEVA – Nationally renowned lawyer Jan Schlictmann, whose personal injury case was the subject of a book and movie, “A Civil Action,” was the guest a ...
    April 16, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • Tea Party pushes for change at rally

    ST. CHARLES – Politicians, policymakers and grassroots organizers Tuesday gathered at the Arcada Theater to urge residents to get involved.
    April 16, 2014 - 7:45 am
  • Psychological evaluation set for Batavia woman charged in fatal stabbing

    BATAVIA – The attorney for a woman charged in the stabbing death of a Chicago man has raised doubts as to whether she is fit to stand trial.
    April 15, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Bryant chosen as Delnor Hospital president

    GENEVA – Maureen Bryant has been named president of Delnor Hospital in Geneva and executive vice president of Cadence Health.
    April 15, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Valleybrook Community Church finds new home

    MAPLE PARK – Valleybrook Community Church will celebrate the resurrection of Christ on Sunday in a bigger building.
    April 15, 2014 - 11:28 pm
  • Coroner’s office to accept unwanted medications

    GENEVA – The Kane County Coroner’s Office is the latest facility to accept unwanted prescription drugs for disposal, according to a news release.
    April 15, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • Salsa Verde in St. Charles celebrates opening

    Carmen and Clemente Arechiga (center), along with their family, are joined by St. Charles Chamber of Commerce and City of St. Charles officials to cut ...
    April 15, 2014 - 11:18 pm
  • Kaneland school board hears talk of grading standards, surveys

    SUGAR GROVE – Research into standards-based grading continues at Kaneland School District 302, with officials taking a look at how students are assess ...
    April 15, 2014 - 11:18 pm
  • More snow? Unlikely but possible

    Odds are Kane County saw the season’s last 1-inch snowfall Monday, but a meteorologist with the National Weather Service said the region isn’t in the ...
    April 15, 2014 - 11:41 pm
  • Kane County to discuss puppy mill restrictions

    GENEVA – Kane County soon might join other nearby communities in placing restrictions on puppy mills.
    April 16, 2014 - 7:43 am
  • Schools ramp up security measures

    Cheryl Brennan volunteers as a “copy mom” every other week at her son’s school, Geneva Middle School North, making copies for teachers for a few hours ...
    April 14, 2014 - 10:26 pm
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