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  • Face Time with Lucy Martinez

    Batavia resident Lucy Martinez, 45, was walking around downtown Batavia asking for donations for the Batavia Music Buffs when she answered 10 question ...
    NEW: July 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Kaneland budget battle over possible fund transfers

    SUGAR GROVE – The Kaneland School District 302 Board tentatively approved a $66.5 million budget for the 2014-15 school year this week – but not witho ...
    July 30, 2014 - 12:15 am
  • Aurora woman ticketed after two-car crash in Sugar Grove

    An 18-year-old Aurora woman received a citation after she was involved in a two-car crash Saturday north of Sugar Grove village limits, according to t ...
    July 30, 2014 - 12:24 am
  • Batavia residents voice opposition to proposed industrial park

    BATAVIA – Residents crowded the Batavia City Council chambers on Tuesday to show their opposition to the proposed rezoning of land at Kirk Road and Wi ...
    July 30, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • Geneva Fire Department to be reorganized

    GENEVA – The Geneva Fire Department will undergo a reorganization once one of its two deputy chiefs retires in November, officials said.
    July 30, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • $4.6M in capital improvements proposed for county facilities

    GENEVA – More than $4 million might be invested in Kane County’s facilities next year.The $4.6 milli ...
    July 30, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • Burd, Wheeler competing for 50th District seat

    Property taxes and job creation are two of the top issues in the race for who will succeed retiring state legislator Kay Hatcher in the Illinois House ...
    July 30, 2014 - 12:09 am
  • Preservation Bread & Wine making effort to help bees

    GENEVA – People need to stop and understand the chain of events that occurs in nature before sitting down and enjoying a meal, Lawrence Colburn said.
    July 30, 2014 - 12:08 am
  • Anderson talks jobs, shaking up Congress at Elburn town hall

    ELBURN – Dennis Anderson, the Democratic challenger for the 14th Congressional District seat, on Tuesday met with a small but engaged group of people ...
    July 30, 2014 - 12:04 am
  • Elburn police reports

    • Michael W. Brancecum Jr., 25, of the 800 block of Lakewood Avenue, DeKalb, was arrested Sunday, July 20, on a DuPage County warrant for failing to a ...
    July 30, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office police reports

    • A 2013 Hyundai was reported damaged Sunday, July 20, from a hit-and-run accident while it was parked at Marklund Van Der Molen Home, 1S406 Wyatt Dri ...
    July 30, 2014 - 12:03 am
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Benjamin N. Tiano, 23, of the 7400 block of North Jensen Place, Tucson, Arizona, was charged Monday, July 28, with public urination.
    July 30, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • Sugar Grove police reports

    • A construction company employee reported Monday, July 28, that his work signs were being taken out of front yards in the Windsor Pointe subdivision. ...
    July 30, 2014 - 12:03 am
  • State law aims at improving system, but many local districts already in compliance

    Renee Dee has worked to try to produce smiles and acts of kindness in the Kaneland area. She is the founder of PEAK for Kids, the host of the Kindness ...
    July 30, 2014 - 12:03 am
  • Wingville Charities to host Washer Tourney and Wingnite in Aurora

    AURORA – Wingville Charities, a nonprofit organization that helps those in need and puts "the fun in fundraising," will host a Washer Tourney and Wing ...
    July 29, 2014 - 4:19 pm
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