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  • Joan Knows: Weekend to bring good times and a good cause

    Check your calendars. Yes, it’s July, despite the chilly weather and sweatshirts.  One indication ...
    July 17, 2014 - 4:44 pm
  • Kane County Fair announces talent contest winners

    Sophia Peterson of Elgin (junior division), and Erin Newman of St. Charles (senior division) were named the first-place winners of the 31st annual Kan ...
    July 17, 2014 - 4:38 pm
  • Batavia club donates to Feed the Kids program

    The Batavia Mother’s Club Foundation recently donated $2,000 to the Humanitarian Service Project’s Feed the Kids program.
    July 17, 2014 - 4:35 pm
  • Playhouse 38 to stage ‘Into the Woods, Jr.’

    Playhouse 38’s summer teen production of “Into the Woods, Jr.,” will run for one weekend only. The musical, which is based on the stories of the Broth ...
    July 17, 2014 - 4:27 pm
  • Joan Knows: Fourth of July a time to celebrate, remember

    Perhaps it was all of the “USA!” chatter, the television ads that combine mattress ads with patriotic symbols or the front of her grandpa’s house cove ...
    July 3, 2014 - 5:27 pm
  • TriCity Family Services celebrates anniversary of Wilderness Challenge Program

    GENEVA – Twenty-five years ago, Jim Otepka and Greg Watson created the Wilderness Challenge Program, an eight-day canoeing and camping experience. 
    July 4, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • St. Charles student among Metra contest winners

    St. Charles resident Evan Boyle, a student at Lincoln Elementary School, won first place for his poster in the 2014 edition of Metra’s Safety Poster a ...
    June 26, 2014 - 5:18 pm
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