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  • TV’s ‘Crimestoppers’ features Bradley Olsen missing person case

    DeKALB – Almost eight years after Bradley Olsen disappeared, his mother hopes to shed light on his case with a segment in a TV program.
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:03 pm
  • Candidate to decide soon whether to stay in 2 Batavia races

    BATAVIA – Ron Rechenmacher might decide as soon as next week whether he will run for both the Batavia City Council and the Batavia School Board in the ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:02 pm
  • Holiday Ugly Sweater Party

    The St. Charles Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals Council hosted a Holiday Ugly Sweater Party on Dec. 11 at Evenflow Music and Spirits in Geneva ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:00 pm
  • Geneva library board sees 2 resignations: president Steel, trustee Shivers

    GENEVA – Geneva Library trustees Thursday noted the resignation of its longtime board president, Esther Steel, as officials said she moved out of the ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 7:27 am
  • Shop with a Cop held in Batavia

    Area officiers hep children pick out toys for Christmas during the Kane County Sheriff and Fraternal Order of Police 14 Shop with a Cop event Wednesd ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 9:59 pm
  • Campton Hills’ administrator gets board support

    CAMPTON HILLS – Campton Hills trustees voted this week to reinstate its village administrator’s computer access and to hire a second law firm to repre ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 7:31 am
  • Elgin wins Kane County water taste test

    BATAVIA – Elgin has taken the crown when it comes to its drinking water.A panel of three judges deci ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 9:57 pm
  • Christ Community Church to celebrate 30th anniversary

    ST. CHARLES – Christ Community Church will celebrate its 30th anniversary with festivities during the weekend of Saturday, Jan. 10, and Sunday, Jan. 1 ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 4:14 pm
  • Geneva Public Library to host blood drive Dec. 20

    GENEVA – The flu and cold season has reportedly affected collections and inventory levels at Heartland Blood Centers.
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 4:12 pm
  • 'Christmas Village' at St. Charles Free Methodist Church

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Free Methodist Church has planned a “Christmas Village and Train” display featuring a Christmas village and electric tra ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 3:10 pm
  • 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. 18, 2014 - 3:11 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 ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 7:32 am
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