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  • St. Charles police increase traffic enforcement through Memorial Day

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles police are boosting enforcement of seat belt and DUI laws through the Memorial Day weekend, the St. Charles Police Departmen ...
    May 20, 2016 - 2:24 pm
  • District 303 'thinking big,' 'starting small' with night school

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles’ high schools are preparing to give some students another way to get their education.
    May 20, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Elburn Explorer Post hosts fundraiser with Buona Beef

    ELBURN – Explorer Post 1357 will be hosting a fundraiser with Buona Beef from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 21 at Elburn & Countryside Fire Protection Dist ...
    May 20, 2016 - 11:43 am
  • Hey, readers! Why do you love Batavia?

    “I moved here with my family from Streamwood. I absolutely love Batavia because it feels like home. Everyone waves and says hello. There is so much to ...
    May 20, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Batavia grad ready for next challenge

    BATAVIA – It’s a common hope to leave something in better condition than you found it. With Batavia seniors leading the way into graduation season, ha ...
    May 20, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • St. Charles revokes spa's massage license

    ST. CHARLES – The city – which revoked three massage licenses in April – has revoked yet another such license, according to a St. Charles news release ...
    May 19, 2016 - 5:21 pm
  • Kane County road worker dies in crash

    SUGAR GROVE – A 44-year-old Kane County Department of Transportation worker died the morning of May 19 while filling in a pothole just north of Lasher ...
    May 20, 2016 - 11:28 am
  • Batavia-inspired artist paints the town

    BATAVIA – For the past few months, Christopher Cudworth has been piecing together the themes of Batavia. The city’s wildlife, progression in science a ...
    May 20, 2016 - 8:44 am
  • Batavia, Geneva police to team up on Dunkin’ Donuts rooftops May 20 for Torch Run

    BATAVIA — Don’t panic and think something is wrong when you see local police officers on the roof of the Dunkin’ Donuts located at 2002 W. Wilson St., ...
    May 19, 2016 - 12:16 pm
  • Traffic signal improvements in northern St. Charles Township scheduled to start May 19

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Traffic signal improvements in northern St. Charles Township are expected to require the closure of two side streets.
    May 19, 2016 - 8:02 am
  • Third Friday Community Dinner to take place May 20 in Geneva

    GENEVA – The Third Friday Community Dinner will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. May 20 at Fox Valley Presbyterian Church, 227 East Side Drive, Geneva.
    May 20, 2016 - 8:46 am
  • Hosanna! Lutheran Church to celebrate 30th anniversary of pastor’s ordination

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Hosanna! Lutheran Church, 36W925 Red Gate Road, St. Charles Township, will celebrate the 30th anniversary of Senior Pastor John ...
    May 19, 2016 - 7:59 am
  • St. Charles Breakfast Rotary’s charity fundraiser set for May 24 at McNally’s

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Breakfast Rotary’s annual charity fundraiser, 50/50 Night, is set for 6 to 8 p.m. May 24 at McNally’s Traditional Irish ...
    May 19, 2016 - 7:57 am
  • Alzheimer’s patient reported missing is found

    The Kane County Sheriff’s Office has communicated that an Alzheimer’s patient reported missing has been found, according to a press release issued lat ...
    May 19, 2016 - 6:56 am
  • Face Time with Hannah Faulkner

    Kaneland Harter Middle School student Hannah Faulkner, 12, was in Sugar Grove when she answered questions for the Sugar Grove Herald’s Ashley Sloboda.
    May 19, 2016 - 5:30 am