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  • Kaneland and St. Charles districts tout ACT success

    Officials at the St. Charles and Kaneland school districts issued news releases Wednesday celebrating student performances on ACT testing.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:08 pm
  • Music Matters to hold open house in Batavia

    BATAVIA – Music Matters School of Music invites the community to its open house from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday at its new location, the old Louise White ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:07 pm
  • North Aurora approves six-month extension of agreement with Comcast

    NORTH AURORA – Village trustees have approved a six-month extension of its franchise agreement with Comcast.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:07 pm
  • Batavia aldermen approve Speedway plans

    BATAVIA – Batavia aldermen have given the green light to the construction of a Speedway gas station at the northeast corner of Wilson Street and Kirk ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:06 pm
  • Communities that use aggregates help residents save some money

    Electric bills among Kane County communities with their own utilities or those that have signed up with aggregates indicate that all seem to be saving ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • Donny and Marie to take Paramount stage

    Brother and sister duo Donny and Marie Osmond have been entertaining crowds for 50 years. They will ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:43 pm
  • A culinary mission: Gaetano’s Batavia restaurant features Italian fusion recipes

    BATAVIA – Above the doorway to Gaetano’s Batavia is scrolled the phrase “with respect to tradition.”
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 8:13 am
  • Kane County Board members hesitant about ‘Big Brother’ idea

    GENEVA – A Kaneville-based company wants to help Kane County stay informed about its employees.Membe ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 8:18 am
  • Traps test positive for West Nile in St. Charles, Batavia

    The West Nile virus was discovered in five mosquito traps recently, three in Batavia and two in St. Charles, an entomologist for Clarke Environmental ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 8:17 am
  • CASA Kane County seeks to boost Facebook 'likes'

    GENEVA – CASA Kane County has started an initiative to increase its Facebook “likes” to help increase awareness of the organization and assist in the ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 3:17 pm
  • Cadence Health Foundation gives $3.1 million to Delnor, CDH hospitals

    GENEVA - The Cadence Health Foundation announced Wednesday that it is funding more than $3.1 million in new equipment, system upgrades and expansion p ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 12:29 pm
  • St. Charles School District 303 matches its highest ACT score

    ST. CHARLES – Students who graduated from St. Charles School District 303 this year earned an ACT Composite score of 23.6, which matches the highest-e ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:35 am
  • St. Charles Meijer reopens after coolant leak

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Meijer briefly closed Wednesday, as shoppers and employees were evacuated due to a coolant leak.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:08 pm
  • Elburn police reports

    • Juan M. Capuchino, 24, of the 100 block of Fairwood Court, Elgin, was arrested Friday, Aug. 8, on a Kane County warrant for failure to appear in cou ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • Kaneville Fest begins Thursday

    KANEVILLE – Get ready to have fun, Kaneville.The 2014 Kaneville Fest is set to begin Thursday and is ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:24 pm
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