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  • Low-key, fun for the entire family at YMCA in Plainfield

    PLAINFIELD – Andrew Clark of Plainfield was so disappointed last year.His mother, Katie Clark, said ...
    July 30, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • New North Aurora restaurant opens its doors

    NORTH AURORA – A new restaurant that serves Chinese and Vietnamese cuisine recently opened at 321 S. Lincolnway, North Aurora.
    July 30, 2015 - 8:42 pm
  • North Aurora Days festival coming up

    NORTH AURORA – With cases of canine flu waning, the North Aurora Pet Parade once again will be part of next month’s North Aurora Days.
    July 30, 2015 - 7:02 pm
  • Aerial effects will be part of Batavia Fine Arts Centre show

    BATAVIA – An original production featuring aerial and flying effects will take place in September at the Batavia Fine Arts Centre.
    July 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Hall & Oates takes on Aurora

    AURORA – With hits like “Rich Girl,” “Kiss on My List,” and “Private Eyes,” Daryl Hall and John Oates have sold more albums than any other duo in mu ...
    July 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • NutriFit program challenges Addison employees to take charge of health

    ADDISON – The results are in and Cathy Leman, owner of Glen Ellyn-based NutriFit, couldn’t be prouder of the employees at Domtar in Addison.
    July 29, 2015 - 1:00 pm
  • Bolingbrook mom spreads awareness for National Cleft and Craniofacial Awareness and Prevention Month

    BOLINGBROOK – As a new mom, Bolingbrook resident Fransheska Nazario was scared to go out in public with her newborn daughter, Penelope. She was concer ...
    July 28, 2015 - 4:29 pm
  • West Nile virus detected in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – A sample of mosquitoes collected in St. Charles has tested positive for the West Nile virus, according to Clarke, the city’s mosquito ab ...
    July 27, 2015 - 9:23 pm
  • Late village trustee honored during Sugar Grove Corn Boil

    SUGAR GROVE – Dave Marcinkiewicz liked what he tasted as he bit into an ear of corn Friday at the Sugar Grove Corn Boil.
    July 24, 2015 - 9:40 pm
  • Volunteer Plaza, ‘reflections’ sculpture dedication set for Aug. 16 in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – A public space and artwork will be dedicated next month in St. Charles.The event for t ...
    July 23, 2015 - 9:23 pm
  • Out and about with Jenny McCarthy in Tri-Cities

    ST. CHARLES – Teddy DeMask, of Batavia, didn’t expect he would meet a celebrity after starting a job at Bed Bath and Beyond in Geneva earlier this yea ...
    July 23, 2015 - 9:20 pm
  • Plainfield-based band to play Vans Warped Tour on Saturday

    PLAINFIELD – As one of the local winners of Ernie Ball Battle of the Bands, the Plainfield-based band Marina City will play Vans Warped Tour on Saturd ...
    July 23, 2015 - 8:02 pm
  • Mexican cuisine adds a bit of spice to Geneva dining

    GENEVA – Geneva may have Swedish heritage, but for good food you also can look a little south of the border.
    July 23, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Cool, wet weather impacting pool attendance, affecting area farmers

    The Chicago area this year is experiencing its wettest summer in 22 years and its coolest summer in six years.
    July 22, 2015 - 8:22 pm
  • Berwyn Township to host health fair Aug. 5

    BERWYN – The Berwyn Township Public Health District will encourage fitness and personal health at the township’s annual Health and Fitness Fair from 9 ...
    July 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
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