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  • Reception to unveil Fermilab artist-in-residence exhibit in Batavia

    BATAVIA – A year ago, Chicago artist Ellen Sandor, founder of the (art)n collaborative artists group, was announced as Fermilab’s 2016 artist-in-resid ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 4:44 pm
  • Illinois Youth Center-St. Charles guards charged with provoking attacks

    ST. CHARLES – Four Illinois Youth Center-St. Charles guards have been indicted for encouraging juvenile detainees to attack other detainees as a form ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 4:43 pm
  • Batavia aldermen OK video gambling; Hohmann named to commission

    BATAVIA – The sound of pinging and the sight of flashing lights will be coming soon to some Batavia taverns, restaurants, social clubs and entertainme ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 8:35 am
  • Fox Valley Entrepreneurship Center raises $50K at Elevate fundraiser

    The Fox Valley Entrepreneurship Center held its Elevate fundraiser at the St. Charles Country Club. It was the inaugural event for the organization, r ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 7:36 am
  • Batavia proposes $133 million city budget

    BATAVIA – The city of Batavia’s 2017 budget shows a dramatic increase, and much of the money will be going down the drain. The spending plan calls for ...
    Nov. 28, 2016 - 3:14 pm
  • Simonian formally announces run for Geneva mayor

    GENEVA – On Nov. 28, 5th Ward Alderman Tom Simonian formally announced his intent to run for mayor against incumbent Kevin Burns in April.
    Nov. 28, 2016 - 3:44 pm
  • Elburn Christmas Stroll gives boost to local businesses

    ELBURN – Magic Matt is one of the big attractions at Town and Country Public Library during the Elburn Christmas Stroll, crafting balloon animals and ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 9:28 am
  • Volunteers keep Sugar Grove Christmas tree lit another year

    SUGAR GROVE – When Karen McCannon wants something done, she gets it done. There was no way she was g ...
    Nov. 28, 2016 - 3:48 pm
  • Eric Hobbs passionate about craft beer, more

    Eric Hobbs could – and probably should – be considered “the” local craft beer guy.In 2013, he founde ...
    Nov. 28, 2016 - 3:50 pm
  • Elburn Christmas Stroll: 6 photos

    The annual Elburn Christmas Stroll was held Nov. 26. ...
    Nov. 28, 2016 - 9:06 am
  • Batavia police reports

    • Thomas M. Skleney, 27, of the 200 block of Union Avenue, Batavia, was charged Nov. 10 with driving with a suspended license on Main Street, Batavia.
    Nov. 27, 2016 - 5:57 pm
  • STARS Adult Day Program expands to Sugar Grove Park District

    SUGAR GROVE – A developmental training program for adults, ages 22 to 50, with intellectual disabilities recently started at the Sugar Grove Park Dist ...
    Nov. 28, 2016 - 3:50 pm
  • Children's gingerbread workshops set for Elburn library

    ELBURN – Children of all ages who are patrons of Town and Country Public Library will soon be able to make some sweet houses.
    Nov. 27, 2016 - 10:55 am
  • Santa hears wishes in St. Charles; share your photos online

    ST. CHARLES – By early afternoon, Main Street in St. Charles was lined with chairs and blankets saving a spot for prime viewing of the evening's Elect ...
    Nov. 27, 2016 - 6:15 pm
  • Santa's House: 6 photos

    Santa welcomed visitors to downtown St. Charles and his Santa's House in First Street Plaza Nov. 26.
    Nov. 26, 2016 - 3:34 pm