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  • Star-studded night at benefit at Oscar Swan Country Inn in Geneva

    GENEVA – Hotel Baker owner Rowena Salas said she was honored that celebrity Jenny McCarthy and singer/actor Donnie Wahlberg picked the St. Charles hot ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 9:57 pm
  • Good Natured: Snakes – even venomous ones – have important jobs to do

    Maybe you’ve heard, a snake caused quite a stir in the Tri-Cities this past week.After a lead story ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 8:11 pm
  • Search for snake on the loose continues

    So far, a trap to catch a potentially venomous snake on the loose in the Mill Creek subdivision near Geneva has not caught anything.
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 10:02 pm
  • Country singer Olivia Dvorak to perform at benefit

    The crowds continue to get bigger for country singer-songwriter Olivia Dvorak. The 22-year-old, who ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Veterans benefit concert set for Saturday

    ST. CHARLES – The Kane County Fairgrounds this weekend will be the site of a music-filled benefit for local veterans.
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 10:14 pm
  • St. Charles man receives state arts council award

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles man and a Yorkville woman once again have been named recipients of a state arts honor, according to a news release.
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 10:09 pm
  • Mokena pastor shares his journey from atheist to Christian

    MOKENA – I’m not an author. I’m not a writer.Or so thought Robert Morlan.Morlan, shepherding pastor ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 9:32 pm
  • St. Charles family writes children’s swimming book

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles woman and her son have written a book inspired by the memories of the many swimmers they have taught over the years, accor ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 8:32 pm
  • Lengemann: Parents can take steps to prevent, treat concussions

    With the fall high school sports season upon us, it’s time for some reminders to prevent and treat concussions – brain injuries that occur when the he ...
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 3:00 pm
  • Ross: Women need to know heart-healthy stats

    Heart disease is the leading cause of death for women in the U.S. While that fact is sobering, there are important numbers you need to know to help ke ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 3:00 pm
  • Campton Hills woman is part of national effort to save monarch butterflies

    CAMPTON HILLS – On a recent summer day, with storm clouds threatening and mosquitoes on the attack, Janie Grillo arrived at Corron Farm in Campton Hil ...
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 10:34 pm
  • Good Natured: These creatures of the night are truly amazing

    Odd creatures roam our streets by night. Sidewalks, too. And driveways, and front and back steps – especially those with lights.
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 7:48 pm
  • Comedian Brian Regan to perform at Rialto Square Theatre in Joliet

    JOLIET – The stark artistry of comedy hit Brian Regan one night as he prepared for a show.All around ...
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 9:07 pm
  • Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile in 4 Kane County locations

    CAMPTON TOWNSHIP – The Kane County Health Department this week collected four batches of mosquitoes that tested positive for West Nile Virus, includin ...
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 7:42 pm
  • 'Fight' song | Cancer diagnosis nearly derails Geneva singer's dreams

    It has been said that the road to stardom is littered with broken hearts. That was nearly the case for Geneva resident Alyssa Parma, who experienced ...
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 5:30 am
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