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  • Blue Goose plans food drive to help families battling cancer

    ST. CHARLES – Blue Goose Market of St. Charles will be hosting a food drive this holiday season benefitting local families battling cancer. Through th ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 1:07 pm
  • O'Sole Mio closing in both Batavia, St. Charles

    Today is the last day for O'Sole Mio at 27 N. River St. in downtown Batavia. The restaurant opened ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:50 am
  • Family: Son accused of marijuana production gave cannabis oil to grandpa

    The father of a 44-year-old St. Charles Township man charged with manufacturing marijuana filed two orders of protection against him this year, accord ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 8:42 pm
  • Geneva Fit holds ribbon-cutting ceremony

    The Geneva Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting Tuesday for Geneva Fit LLC, 321 Stevens St., Geneva. Geneva Mayor Kevin Burns and Geneva Chamber ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 8:18 pm
  • Sandra Webster store in Geneva closing after 18 years

    GENEVA – After 18 years, Sandra Webster Lincheck is closing her women’s clothing store – named Sandra Webster – to retire.
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 6:13 am
  • Cunningham pays $500 fine, apologizes for ethics violation

    ST. CHARLES – Kane County Clerk Jack Cunningham pleaded guilty Thursday to violating the county's ethics ordinance by using county-related computer eq ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 6:12 am
  • County executives poised to get raises

    GENEVA – Many of Kane County’s executives who received a 5 percent salary bump this fiscal year are poised to get another 5 percent raise for the upc ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 8:48 pm
  • Behind Kaneland alum P.J. Fleck's turnaround of Western Michigan

    From almost the instant he starts speaking, P.J. Fleck's energy is both unmistakable and unavoidable.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 3:08 pm
  • Gabby's Kitchen closes in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – After more than four years of serving homestyle cooking on the city's west side, Gabby's Kitchen has closed.
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 6:12 am
  • Oberweis leads veto override of speed-limit bill

    SPRINGFIELD – State Sen. Jim Oberweis, R-Sugar Grove, today successfully challenged a gubernatorial veto of a bill he sponsored to raise the speed lim ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 8:48 pm
  • Marmion Cadets and Batavia Cares to conduct 'shop and drop' for the troops Nov. 22

    BATAVIA – Marmion Cadets and Batavia Cares will conduct a "shop and drop" for the troops from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, at Jewel-Osco, 119 S ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 2:19 pm
  • Country Covenant Church in Campton Hills to host prayer seminar Nov. 22

    CAMPTON HILLS – Country Covenant Church has planned a prayer seminar from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 22, at the church, located at 43W510 McDonald ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 2:17 pm
  • Chit Chat: Writing the ‘Great American Novel’

    Marte Freke Smiewec started writing her novel “The Woodsman” in 2009, but never got around to finishing it.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 7:08 am
  • Noah’s Arcade to perform Saturday in Aurora

    Those familiar with the music of singer-songwriter and guitarist Noah Gabriel might be surprised by his latest effort.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Face Time with Melody Carvajal

    Cedarville resident Melody Carvajal, 45, was working as a vendor at the holiday market at Wild Rose Elementary School in St. Charles when she answered ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
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