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  • Batavia taking fresh look at proposed pedestrian crossing

    BATAVIA – City officials and staff will continue to look at ways to improve the safety of pedestrians and bicyclists trying to cross the busy intersec ...
    May 6, 2015 - 12:07 am
  • Former Sugar Grove library director beating the odds against cancer

    SUGAR GROVE – A year after she was diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer, former Sugar Grove Public Library Director Beverly Holmes Hughes ...
    May 6, 2015 - 12:25 pm
  • Sugar Grove TIF passes with 3-2 vote

    SUGAR GROVE – In two 3-2 split votes Tuesday, Sugar Grove trustees approved a 634-acre redevelopment plan and the creation of a tax increment financin ...
    May 6, 2015 - 8:05 am
  • Kane road projects on tap this season

    Construction barrels are out on Keslinger Road, a quarter-mile in each direction, and Elburn Village President David Anderson couldn’t be more pleased ...
    May 5, 2015 - 11:23 pm
  • Geneva Chamber of Commerce hosts after-hours event

    Jeff Vekony (far left) of FocalPoint Business Coaching greets Gary and Mary Burge of Elements Massage during a business after-hours event hosted by ...
    May 6, 2015 - 12:10 am
  • Soil testing to be done on Batavia parking lot

    BATAVIA - The city's parking lot at the southwest corner of State Street and Washington Avenue in downtown Batavia will be closed on Wednesday for soi ...
    May 5, 2015 - 9:41 pm
  • New era begins for Kaneland's school board

    MAPLE PARK – New member Ryan Kerry took his seat on the Kaneland School District 302 Board on Tuesday night, replacing Tony Valente at a short, but ev ...
    May 5, 2015 - 11:51 pm
  • Ribbon-cutting for Peck Farm renovations

    GENEVA – Geneva Park District officials recently held a ribbon-cutting to mark the completion of work to restore the front porch of the historic Peck ...
    May 5, 2015 - 8:18 pm
  • Batavia police investigating robbery

    BATAVIA – The Batavia police department continues to investigate a robbery that occurred Tuesday morning at the Batavia Pantry, 929 E. Wilson St.
    May 5, 2015 - 5:50 pm
  • Geneva District 304 hosts retirement open house

    GENEVA – The public is welcome to attend the Geneva School District 304 eighth annual Retirement Open House from 3:30 to 4:15 p.m. Thursday in the Gen ...
    May 5, 2015 - 4:52 pm
  • St. Charles High School Class of 1975 reunion to be held July 25

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles High School Class of 1975 will be holding its 40th class reunion from 6 p.m. to midnight Saturday, July 25, at the Hilto ...
    May 5, 2015 - 12:29 pm
  • Free shredding event at Elgin Community College May 9

    ELGIN – KCT Credit Union, Elgin Community College and state Rep. Anna Moeller will host a free shredding event from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 9, at ...
    May 5, 2015 - 12:26 pm
  • St. Charles Public Library will host financial programs May 5 and 7

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Public Library, 1 S. Sixth Ave., St. Charles, will host two free financial programs during National Small Business Week, ...
    May 5, 2015 - 12:42 pm
  • Face Time with Matthew Guthrie

    St. Charles resident Matthew Guthrie, 27, was at the Friends of the St. Charles Public Library book sale when he answered nine questions for the Kane ...
    May 5, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • V Fusion Studio Fitness & Dance cuts the ribbon

    The Geneva Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting for V Fusion Studio Fitness & Dance, 129˝ W. State St., Geneva, on Thursday. Pictured are Richard ...
    May 4, 2015 - 10:30 pm