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  • Folk music, dance, stories in spotlight at Geneva festival

    GENEVA – The 38th annual Fox Valley Folk Music & Storytelling Festival will be Sunday and Monday at Island Park in Geneva.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:24 pm
  • Sugar Grove library director leaves for job at Zion-Benton

    SUGAR GROVE – After two years as a part-time director for the Sugar Grove Public Library, Carol Dolin is leaving to be a full-time director at the Zio ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:20 pm
  • Setting up shop

    Selling gelato in winter is a tough business – just ask Tory Chiappelli, who opened O’ Sole Mio in downtown Batavia in April 2013 and had to endure a ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:19 pm
  • Block Party to offer taste of Batavia

    BATAVIA – Those who come out to Sunday’s Batavia Block Party can sample what restaurants in downtown Batavia have to offer, as well as view classic ca ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:19 pm
  • Trial for man charged with killing Kelli O'Laughlin to begin Sept. 2

    The trial of John Wilson Jr., the man charged with killing 14-year-old Kelli O’Laughlin on Oct. 27, 2011 at her Indian Park home, is set to begin Tues ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:18 pm
  • Kane County auditor recommends transition audit for sheriff’s office

    GENEVA – With Kane County Sheriff Pat Perez not seeking re-election this fall, one county official is seeking funds to conduct an audit to help with t ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:14 pm
  • Ploppert takes seat as Geneva library trustee

    GENEVA – Former aldermanic candidate Zachary Ploppert was seated Thursday evening as the Geneva Public Library’s newest trustee.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:13 pm
  • Police reports: West Chicago for Aug. 21

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the West Chicago Police Department. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a c ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 8:45 pm
  • Men plead not guilty in Addison heroin trafficking

    ADDISON – Four men charged in a July drug bust in Addison pleaded not guilty Monday.Orlando Pacheco- ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 8:17 pm
  • Owner cited $100 for building code violations in wake of Cicero apartment fire that killed 1

    CICERO – Charges have been filed against a Cicero landlord for building code violations in the wake of a fire that left one dead and an unknown amount ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 4:48 pm
  • D-200 completes transition to Common Core with 11th grade English program

    WHEATON – As Community Unit School District 200 schools bustle with the busyness of the first full week of classes, students are taking a completely-i ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 6:06 pm
  • College of DuPage to lower tuition $4 per credit hour

    GLEN ELLYN – The College of DuPage Board of Trustees voted unanimously Thursday to decrease tuition for spring 2015 by $4 per credit hour.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 5:22 pm
  • Village of Westmont offices closed Monday

    WESTMONT – The Westmont Village Hall and other village department offices will be closed for Labor Day on Monday. Normal business hours will resume Tu ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 4:30 pm
  • Dump truck rolls over in Carol Stream

    CAROL STREAM – A load shift might have caused a dump truck to roll over while it was dumping sand Thursday morning at Meyer Material Company Yard 19 i ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 4:09 pm
  • State Sen. Pat McGuire to visit Heritage Woods senior living center

    BOLINGBROOK – State Sen. Pat McGuire (D-43) will visit residents of Heritage Woods of Bolingbrook on Friday as part of the senior living center's mont ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 3:09 pm
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