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  • In the write place: Documentary to feature St. Charles Writers Group

    Batavia resident Stacy Chambers started reading her short story, “A Very Small Thing,” slowly but deliberately as the other members of the St. Charles ...
    July 17, 2014 - 9:57 am
  • Face Time with Richard Herra

    Elburn resident Richard Herra, 45, was at the Elburn Chow Down event, performing martial arts demonstrations with Midtown Martial Arts, when he answer ...
    July 17, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • St. Charles Rotary seeks scholarship applicants

    ST. CHARLES – The Rotary Club of St. Charles is seeking students in need of scholarships.The club is ...
    July 16, 2014 - 11:03 pm
  • Two men staying at St. Charles hotel face felony drug charges

    ST. CHARLES – Two men who were staying at a St. Charles hotel face felony drug charges following an investigation into illegal drug distribution, acco ...
    July 16, 2014 - 11:04 pm
  • Geneva woman wins lotto prize after buying ticket in St. Charles

    GENEVA – Carol Wells plans to grow more tomatoes, potatoes, peppers – and her bank account – after winning $200,000 playing Lucky Day Lotto. The Genev ...
    July 16, 2014 - 10:59 pm
  • ECC seeks donations for Project Backpack

    ELGIN – A community-based initiative that benefits students in need is accepting school supply donations through Aug. 1, according to a news release f ...
    July 16, 2014 - 10:57 pm
  • Report reveals details about St. Charles boy’s drowning

    ST. CHARLES – The police officers who responded to the drowning at a St. Charles country club last month described in a St. Charles Police Department ...
    July 17, 2014 - 7:56 am
  • Simon stops by clinic to discuss women’s health care

    AURORA – Sheila Simon, lieutenant governor of Illinois, visited the Planned Parenthood: Aurora Health Center on Wednesday to advocate for comprehensiv ...
    July 17, 2014 - 4:40 pm
  • County seeks to reduce health insurance costs

    GENEVA – With health insurance costing Kane County about $12 million – or about 20 percent of the property tax levy – county leaders are looking for w ...
    July 16, 2014 - 10:36 pm
  • State seeks phone records in Geneva murder case

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The Kane County State’s Attorney’s Office wants cellphone tower records in connection to the case of a Geneva man accused of ki ...
    July 17, 2014 - 9:41 pm
  • Geneva parking lots to close for maintenance

    GENEVA – Two city parking lots will be closed in Geneva this week for maintenance work, according to a Geneva press release.
    July 16, 2014 - 4:12 pm
  • Two men staying at St. Charles hotel face drug charges

    ST. CHARLES – Two men who were staying at a St. Charles hotel face felony drug charges following an investigation into illegal drug distribution, acco ...
    July 16, 2014 - 12:14 pm
  • State seeks phone records in Geneva murder case

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The Kane County State's Attorney's Office wants cellphone tower records in connection to the case of a Geneva man accused of ki ...
    July 16, 2014 - 10:38 pm
  • Geneva School District 304 receives Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting

    GENEVA – Geneva School District 304 is once again the recipient of the Association of School Business Officials International’s Certificate of Excelle ...
    July 16, 2014 - 11:26 am
  • Subject arrested in escape incident

    Jesse Vega, 33, of the 5000 block of West Higgins Ave., Chicago, is in the custody of Elgin police after he escaped from Elgin Mental Health Center st ...
    July 17, 2014 - 7:56 am
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