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  • Cupcake stand raises money for Lazarus House

    GENEVA – Wendy Graves’ first-grade class at Western Avenue Elementary School in Geneva hosted a cupcake stand – which they named Cupcake Ooh La La! –  ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:40 pm
  • Waubonsee commencement ceremony returns to campus

    Waubonsee Community College’s annual commencement ceremonies will take place at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. May 14 in the college’s Field House, which opened i ...
    May 4, 2016 - 7:43 am
  • Hey, readers! Why do you love Elburn?

    "I love Elburn because it still is truly a community. When a neighbor is in need, the community comes together to help, and the Elburn Herald always t ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:11 pm
  • Sugar Grove’s St. Katharine Drexel Church participates in prison packet program

    Hinckley resident Rose Cowan, a new parishioner at St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Church in Sugar Grove, was looking to do something meaningful for oth ...
    May 4, 2016 - 7:39 am
  • Modest Coffee signs on to become Sugar Grove Public Library vendor

    SUGAR GROVE – Coffee roasting began as a hobby for Marcus Contaldo six years ago. Now, it’s a labor of love, and his coffee will be served at Modest C ...
    May 4, 2016 - 7:42 am
  • Maple Park’s County Line Customs expands its business

    MAPLE PARK – When Ray Lynch started County Line Customs & Collision in 2011, he never thought the business would become what it is today.
    May 3, 2016 - 11:21 am
  • COD chooses Ann Rondeau as next president; ECC leader had been in the running

    Retired U.S. Navy Vice Admiral Ann Rondeau has been chosen as the College of DuPage's next president.
    May 3, 2016 - 7:54 am
  • Batavia closing in on new city administrator; aldermen to interview six finalists this month

    BATAVIA – The Batavia City Council is moving closer to a decision on hiring a new city administrator.
    May 3, 2016 - 7:03 am
  • Batavia to complete sidewalk missing link; city gets grant to help fund project

    BATAVIA – Finally, pedestrians will be able to travel on an uninterrupted sidewalk from downtown Batavia all the way to Kirk Road.
    May 3, 2016 - 6:47 am
  • Out and About – St. Charles

    THE BEST OLD HOUSES IN ST. CHARLES WHEN: 11 a.m. to noon May 14 WHERE: St. Charles History Museum, ...
    May 3, 2016 - 2:32 pm
  • Elburn Lions Club updates park, clubhouse

    The Elburn Lions Club recently finished some renovation work on its clubhouse as it gears up to host summer picnics and additional events.
    May 3, 2016 - 7:24 am
  • Sugar Grove Public Library hosts Waubonsee steel band performance

    SUGAR GROVE – Nancy Mickelson of Sugar Grove will never forget the first time she heard steel pan.Sh ...
    May 3, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • City Council OKs liquor license for Prohibition Saint Charles

    ST. CHARLES – Within months of celebrating the grand opening of his restaurant in downtown St. Charles, Marwan Taib is working toward his next venture ...
    May 3, 2016 - 7:19 am
  • Geneva aldermen approve refuse rate hike

    GENEVA – Aldermen approved an increase of 25 cents per month to $4.30 to from $4.05 in the garbage and refuse collection fees May 2.
    May 2, 2016 - 8:20 pm
  • Retired red street signs available for purchase

    NORTH AURORA — The time to reserve your piece of North Aurora signage is here.The village of North A ...
    May 2, 2016 - 6:11 pm