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  • Anderson to host town hall in Batavia

    BATAVIA – Dennis Anderson, the Democratic challenger to incumbent U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Winfield, will host a town hall with voters from 7 to 8: ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 2:50 pm
  • No injuries in fire at tool coating business

    ST. CHARLES –  No one was injured in early morning fire Saturday, Oct. 18 at a company that creates coatings for tools, St. Charles fire officials sai ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 2:16 pm
  • Breast cancer walk draws supporters of all ages

    ST. CHARLES – Pink was the color of the day on Sunday, as hundreds of walkers came to Pottawatomie Park in Saint Charles to raise money for the Americ ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 8:03 am
  • Couples reaffirm vows in ceremony at St. Charles church

    ST. CHARLES – Twenty-five years ago, Jay and Christine Fregeau were married by a judge, with a priest in attendance.
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 12:06 am
  • St. Charles wastewater treatment building open house set

    ST. CHARLES – Residents are invited to celebrate the completion of the new Biosolids and Operations Building at the Main Wastewater Treatment Plant in ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 12:06 am
  • Steel Beam Theatre receives donation

    St. Charles Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Stacey Ekstrom (far left) and St. Charles Chamber of Commerce business developer Laura Macklin Purdy ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • Pouley to become ‘rustic road’

    BLACKBERRY TOWNSHIP – Pouley Road is on the verge of becoming Kane County’s fourth rustic road, as two Kane County Board committees unanimously recomm ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:07 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • The passenger side sliding door window of a 2010 Toyota Sienna was reported shattered Friday, Oct. 3, while it was parked at the Metra station, 328 ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:12 pm
  • Fundraising continues for service dog training for boy with autism

    GENEVA – Fundraising to allow family members to travel to Ohio and stay for two weeks of service dog training for their son with autism is continuing, ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:06 pm
  • Mason challenges Roskam in 6th Congressional District

    Republican Peter Roskam said he wants another term in the U.S. House to continue the work he’s started to get the economy back on track. Democratic op ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:04 pm
  • Kicking for a cure

    St. Charles North student and cancer survivor Lindsey Panazzo speaks at the Kick-A-Thon Friday night where participants kick 100 times to kick out can ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 1:41 pm
  • Random act of kindness turns into day of paying it forward

    GENEVA – The morning coffee rush began at about 5:30 a.m. Wednesday at the 7-Eleven at 621 W. State St. in Geneva, but there was a twist: a customer h ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 7:57 am
  • Police: Batavia couple faces felony charges after robbery

    BATAVIA – Two 21-year-old Batavia residents face felony charges after robbing an acquaintance, according to the Batavia Police Department.
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:11 pm
  • Hultgren plans forum to address sex trafficking and exploitation

    GENEVA – U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Winfield, will host a forum from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23, at Kane County Government Center, 719 S. Ba ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 1:01 pm
  • Olympian Rowdy Gaines to appear at Goldfish Swim School

    ST. CHARLES – Olympic swimmer Rowdy Gaines is set to appear from 3 to 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24, at the Goldfish Swim School, 3455 Legacy Blvd., St. Char ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 7:17 pm
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