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  • Holiday help: Area nonprofits serving Hinsdale seek support this season

    For many, the holiday season is among the happiest times of year, filled with gifts and loved ones.B ...
    NEW: Dec. 19, 2014 - 6:29 am
  • Darien resident receives award

    DARIEN – Darien resident Sean Gallagher was honored with a Norman Cohn Hope Award in December by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Greater Illi ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Home and Garden Expo returns

    OAK BROOK – The Home and Garden Expo will return to Oak Brook in January to host its largest annual event.
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Information highway’ has capacity to grow

    GENEVA – For the last several years, Kane County has been working to build an “information highway” – a fiber optic network that officials hope to bui ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:01 pm
  • Candidate to decide soon whether to stay in 2 Batavia races

    BATAVIA – Ron Rechenmacher might decide as soon as next week whether he will run for both the Batavia City Council and the Batavia School Board in the ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:01 pm
  • Holiday Ugly Sweater Party

    The St. Charles Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals Council hosted a Holiday Ugly Sweater Party on Dec. 11 at Evenflow Music and Spirits in Geneva ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 9:59 pm
  • Geneva library board sees 2 resignations: president Steel, trustee Shivers

    GENEVA – Geneva Library trustees Thursday noted the resignation of its longtime board president, Esther Steel, as officials said she moved out of the ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 9:58 pm
  • Shop with a Cop held in Batavia

    Area officiers hep children pick out toys for Christmas during the Kane County Sheriff and Fraternal Order of Police 14 Shop with a Cop event Wednesd ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 9:58 pm
  • Campton Hills’ administrator gets board support

    CAMPTON HILLS – Campton Hills trustees voted this week to reinstate its village administrator’s computer access and to hire a second law firm to repre ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 9:56 pm
  • Elgin wins Kane County water taste test

    BATAVIA – Elgin has taken the crown when it comes to its drinking water.A panel of three judges deci ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 9:56 pm
  • Disputed Broken Arrow plan moves forward in Lockport

    LOCKPORT – The Lockport City Council is scheduled to vote next month on a controversial plan to build housing and banquet facilities at the struggling ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 7:00 pm
  • Judge Cirricione had a passion for music and a career in law

    JOLIET – John Cirricione loved playing drums as a young man. He was talented enough to be offered an audition with the Lawrence Welk Orchestra shortly ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 6:20 pm
  • Joliet-based animal rescue received eviction notice

    JOLIET — Nearly a week after receiving an eviction notice, a no-kill animal rescue operation in Joliet Township is asking the public for donations to ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 6:17 pm
  • Trucker in Wednesday rollover said cargo shifted

    CHANNAHON TOWNSHIP – The trucker whose semitrailer rolled over on Interstate 55 on Wednesday told police he believes cargo shifted before the accident ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 5:45 pm
  • Woodstock City Council OKs train depot plan with video gaming

    WOODSTOCK – The issue of video gaming nearly snagged a business proposal that would create a cafe, deli, convenience store and small bar inside the Wo ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 5:23 pm
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