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  • McConnaughay’s Youth Advisory Council draws student participation from six area high schools

    ELGIN – In a districtwide effort to promote youth participation in the state’s legislative process, state Sen. Karen McConnaughay, R-St. Charles, host ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 10:08 am
  • St. Charles police conclude 6-day enforcement period

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Police Department completed a six-day enforcement period in connection with the Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over and Click ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 10:09 am
  • New salon Mixology goes 'above and beyond'

    ST. CHARLES – Mixology, an upscale salon and spa that recently opened over the summer, has been enjoying great success in its first months of operatio ...
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 11:03 am
  • D303 authorizes architectural work for Thompson Middle School expansion

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles School District officials are proceeding with a plan that they have mulled for more than a year – to expand and improve Thom ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 10:05 am
  • Kaneland school board prioritizes capital improvements, aims to prevent bullying

    A little more than $1 million was spent on capital improvements this year throughout the Kaneland School District, while a proposal for $1.35 million ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 12:59 pm
  • Community Corner: Downtown St. Charles, a perfect place to spend the holidays

    Downtown St. Charles is an ideal destination for a family day out, shopping and lunch with friends, and a night out on the town with friends and famil ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 9:28 am
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Susan M. Bacsa, 55, of the 4N500 block of Crane Road, St. Charles Township, was charged Nov. 6 with retail theft.
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 8:30 am
  • Coroner win signals move forward for Russell's goals

    As the dust is settling after the Nov. 8 election, Rob Russell said he has big plans for serving another four years as the Kane County coroner.
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 9:51 pm
  • Geneva committee votes 6-4 to allow liquor licensees to hold office

    GENEVA – Aldermen voted 6-4 Nov. 14 to recommend amending its ordinance to allow liquor licensees to hold office as aldermen or mayor.
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 1:02 pm
  • Batavia plans conversation on adolescent mental health

    BATAVIA – “Community Conversation about Adolescent Mental Health” will be open to all from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 17 at the Congregational Church of Bata ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 7:27 pm
  • Colored pencil art show features Geneva artist's students

    GENEVA – The ninth annual Drawn Together Colored Pencil Art Show, sponsored by Beech Tree Studio, will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Nov. 19 at the First B ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 5:30 pm
  • Controversial zoning petition for alcohol, drug treatment center to be reintroduced

    GENEVA – The Kane County Board voted to rescind its March 8 denial of a controversial petition to put an alcohol and drug rehabilitation center in a f ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 3:43 pm
  • Sugar Grove teenager pursues dream education in D.C.

    Since middle school, Blaine Rivas of Sugar Grove has known he has wanted to pursue a career in international studies, focusing on national security or ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 3:46 pm
  • McDonald sets priorities as Elburn library's new youth services director

    ELBURN – Education has always been important to Elburn Town and Country Public Library's youth services director Jeannine McDonald.
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 1:41 pm
  • Residents take St. Charles Library officials to task

    ST. CHARLES – Four residents of the St. Charles Library District took board members to task for recent issues regarding the Open Meetings Act and the ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 3:45 pm