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  • Face Time with Lilly Marie Smith

    St. Charles resident Lilly Marie Smith, 13, was at Thompson Middle School for materials pickup day when she answered questions for the Kane County Chr ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 1:37 pm
  • St. Charles firefighters to get raise

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles City Council unanimously passed an agreement on Aug. 15 for a wage increase for the City of St. Charles Professional Fir ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 4:41 pm
  • Kentucky man charged with felony meth possession in Geneva

    GENEVA –  A Kentucky man who was convicted in that state for manufacturing methamphetamine was charged in Geneva with felony possession of methampheta ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • Wiltse’s Farm, a family tradition in Maple Park

    MAPLE PARK – If there’s one good crop this year aside from corn at Wiltse’s Farm in Maple Park, it’s sweet onions.
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 4:38 pm
  • District 303 removes, replaces drinking fountains after voluntary lead testing

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles School District 303 is working to ensure students will have access to safe drinking water when they return to school Aug. 24 ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 4:40 pm
  • Kane County tentative multiplier for 2016 announced

    GENEVA – Kane County has been issued a tentative property assessment equalization factor of 1.0000, announced Constance Beard, director of the Illinoi ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 8:30 am
  • Batavia schools kick off student-centered initiatives

    BATAVIA – New initiatives for learning kicked off with the start of the academic year Aug. 17 across Batavia schools, including projects at the elemen ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 3:27 pm
  • Out and About – St. Charles

    GAGARDENING WEBINAR TO FOCUS ON ILLINOIS NATIVE POLLINATORSWHEN: 1:30 p.m. Aug. 23 and 6:30 p.m. Aug ...
    Aug. 16, 2016 - 10:26 pm
  • Batavia police investigate injury incident at Riverwalk

    BATAVIA – A 31-year-old man with head injuries was found near the fountain at the Batavia Riverwalk, with police called to the scene shortly after 10 ...
    Aug. 16, 2016 - 6:02 pm
  • PartyLite in Batavia announces intent to close

    BATAVIA – The PartyLite facility at 601 Kingsland Drive in Batavia announced to the city Aug. 16 its intent to close following the purchase of its cor ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 12:57 pm
  • Road closure set for Elburn Days parade

    ELBURN – A portion of Route 47 in Elburn will be closed from 5:45 to 8 p.m. Aug. 19 for the Elburn Days parade.
    Aug. 16, 2016 - 4:36 pm
  • Pheasant Run offers "Frozen"-themed back-to-school party

    ST. CHARLES – Pheasant Run is offering families a “cool” way to celebrate before school starts with a “Frozen”-themed back-to-school bash from 6 to 8 ...
    Aug. 16, 2016 - 3:24 pm
  • Batavia delays vote on proposed Shodeen project property purchase

    BATAVIA – A piece of property that is critical to the city’s plans for a huge downtown redevelopment project has become a flash point among council me ...
    Aug. 16, 2016 - 2:14 pm
  • Police: Men ticketed after dumping concrete slabs on Lily Lake road

    LILY LAKE – A transportation official uttered amazement that a Lily Lake road didn’t cave in when a crew excavating a driveway dumped 28 tons of concr ...
    Aug. 16, 2016 - 4:37 pm
  • Heritage Prairie Farm seeks vendors for annual craft and food fair

    ELBURN – The eighth annual Artisan Craft & Food Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 12 and from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 13 at Heritage Prairie ...
    Aug. 16, 2016 - 1:58 pm