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  • Elburn Lions Club plans book drive

    ELBURN – The Elburn Lions Club will host a book drive in support of its reading action campaign to combat illiteracy in the community, according to a ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 1:21 pm
  • Churches take different stances on gay marriage, relationships

    It’s not unusual for Jim Nicodem, senior pastor of Christ Community Church in St. Charles Township, to do a lot of preparation for his weekly messages ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:40 am
  • O’Reilly Auto Parts opens location in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – O’Reilly Auto Parts has opened a location in St. Charles at 1405 W. Main Street, according to a news release.
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 10:15 am
  • St. Charles committee backs Fox River closure for group's first area regatta

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles City Council committee on Monday supported a national rowing group’s Fox River closure request for its first regatta in th ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 7:56 am
  • Kaneland addresses superintendent search and pipeline project

    SUGAR GROVE – With the school district’s new interim superintendent taking her seat, the Kaneland School District 302 Board on Monday night began to t ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 10:03 pm
  • 'Farewell to the Farm'

    KANEVILLE TOWNSHIP – Describing it as "a place of healing, hope and celebration," Carol Alfrey, the executive director of Conley Outreach Community Se ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 8:27 pm
  • Batavia prepares for homecoming parade

    BATAVIA – Motorists should be aware of traffic closures in downtown Batavia related to Batavia High School’s annual homecoming parade at 5:30 p.m. Wed ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 8:26 pm
  • Elgin man connected to local robberies gets 7 years

    An Elgin man connected to robberies, which took place last year in North Aurora, St. Charles, South Elgin and Carpentersville, has been sentenced to s ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 8:25 pm
  • Batavia Enterprises seeking an extension for Walgreens project

    BATAVIA – Batavia Enterprises is seeking an extension of the redevelopment agreement for the proposed new Walgreens store in downtown Batavia as it wo ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 8:25 pm
  • U.S. House approves computing legislation introduced by Hultgren

    Today, the House passed without opposition legislation introduced by U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Winfield, which would jump start research into high-p ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 3:29 pm
  • 'Farewell to the Farm': Conley Farm to be sold; celebration event set

    KANEVILLE TOWNSHIP – Describing it as "a place of healing, hope and celebration," Carol Alfrey, the executive director of Conley Outreach Community Se ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 4:27 pm
  • Autumn Fair headed to Peck Farm Park

    GENEVA – The Geneva Park District Foundation welcomes families to celebrate Geneva’s parks at the annual Autumn Fair. This event will be held from 11 ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 12:29 pm
  • St. Charles Singers set to open 31st season

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Singers group will launch its 31st season with choral music by Mozart plus three of the composer’s short instrumental “C ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 12:19 pm
  • St. Charles celebrating Chamber of Commerce Week

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles Mayor Ray Rogina has proclaimed Sept. 8 through 12, as Chamber of Commerce Week, according to a news release.
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 10:07 am
  • Citizen Watchdog Training to take place Sept. 16 in Elgin

    ELGIN – The Better Government Association will host a Citizen Watchdog Training event from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 16, at Judson University, ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 10:00 am
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