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  • Never forgetting: 9/11 ceremony in Elburn

    ELBURN – Paul Wdowicki grasped some commemorative 9/11 coins that had just been given to him as a gift. He held them up and studied their colors.
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 9:15 pm
  • Service Academy Day to take place Sept. 13 at St. Charles East High School

    ST. CHARLES – U.S. Reps. Randy Hultgren and Peter Roskam are inviting all students, parents, teachers and school officials from the 14th and 6th congr ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 11:09 am
  • Registration open for Harvest Hustle 5K in Geneva

    GENEVA – Registration is available for Geneva Park District’s twilight all-terrain Harvest Hustle 5K, which will take place Saturday, Sept. 27.
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • Second City's 55th anniversary tour to stop in Batavia

    Over the years, Chicago’s The Second City comedy school has launched the careers of many top comedians, including the likes of Tina Fey, Stephen Colbe ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Chit Chat: St. Charles’ Steel Beam Theatre opens 14th season

    ST. CHARLES – Steel Beam Theatre in St. Charles will open its 14th season Friday, Sept. 12, with the production “Almost, Maine,” a play that explores ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 8:11 am
  • Woman charged with DUI in Maple Park crash

    MAPLE PARK – A woman whose car collided with another car Wednesday at a Maple Park intersection was charged with driving under the influence of alcoho ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Bird in Batavia tests positive for West Nile virus

    The Kane County Health Department has found a bird in Batavia that tested positive for West Nile virus.
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • Fitness center opens in Geneva

    GENEVA – Jan Silverman said she always has been physically active, not only running marathons regularly, but participating in ultra marathons, where s ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 8:11 am
  • Batavia High School celebrates homecoming with parade Wednesday

    Batavia High School's homecoming parade makes its way west on Wilson Street Wednesday. ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 11:24 pm
  • McMahon to head committee looking at best practices in prosecution

    ST. CHARLES – Kane County State’s Attorney Joe McMahon is heading up a new statewide committee that will evaluate and recommend a best practices proto ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:03 pm
  • Seven alderman seats up in Geneva in April 2015

    GENEVA – Seven of the 10 aldermanic seats on the Geneva City Council are up for the April 7, 2015 consolidated election.
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:01 pm
  • Batavia aldermen voice support for medical marijuana cultivation center

    BATAVIA – Aldermen at Tuesday’s Joint Committee of the Whole meeting unanimously voted to support an application for a proposed medical marijuana cult ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:00 pm
  • Batavia Depot Museum to celebrate 160th birthday

    BATAVIA – The 160th birthday of the Batavia Depot Museum will be celebrated this weekend with a variety of activities, including a Civil War encampmen ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 8:57 pm
  • ‘President Lincoln,’ the mayor and an ice cream social

    ST. CHARLES – A special ceremony is planned to celebrate the move of the historic Jones Law Office and rededication of its new site, the lower portion ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 8:57 pm
  • Sugar Grove’s Fagel: 9/11 should never be forgotten

    SUGAR GROVE – Sept. 11 never will be just another day for Mike Fagel. The Sugar Grove resident – an author, a teacher and an emergency management expe ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 9:59 pm
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