| May 23, 2014
| 1:53 PM
At least 10 more Caribou Coffee locations in the suburbs, including ones in Northbrook and Lake Forest, are going to be closing their doors instead of being turned into Peet's Coffee and Tea, as originally planned, company officials said.
| May 7, 2014
| 9:25 AM
The St. Charles East baseball team wasn't expecting a strong start, but the Saints are looking for another solid finish.
The Saints finished third at the Class 4A state tournament last spring but returned just two starters this season. Illinois State...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 10:16 AM
A Geneva woman was killed Saturday afternoon in a motorcycle accident when she struck a guardrail on U.S. Hwy. 20 in unincorporated Plato Township in Kane County, said officials.
Sharon Schultz, 54, of the 700 block of Lancaster Lane in Geneva, was...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 11:24 AM
An Elburn man died following a two-vehicle crash Monday morning in Kane County, according to sheriff’s police.
Police identified the dead man as 68-year-old Burton Brown of the 48W000 block of Country Life Drive.
Brown was heading east on...
| May 19, 2014
Just over a year after 18 school districts rejected a proposal to create a virtual charter school in the Fox Valley, Elgin-based District U-46 is considering a charter application for a math and science school that would integrate classroom learning...
| May 22, 2014
| 6:01 PM
About 60 Batavia and Geneva residents concerned about their cities' investment in a Southern Illinois coal mine gathered Tuesday night in a church basement to brainstorm ideas on how to call attention to what they consider is a rotten deal for their...
| May 28, 2014
| 7:58 AM
Residents in a number of Glen Ellyn subdivisions will soon see new pavement in their neighborhoods.
Glen Ellyn will start work this week on a $1 million road resurfacing project. Work will be done on a number of street segments in the village that add up...
| May 27, 2014
| 10:53 AM
The following items were gathered from reports released by the Geneva Police Department.
A 35-year-old St. Charles man was charged on May 10 with violating an order of protection that had been issued by Kane County in December. The protected person...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 5:43 PM
Nick Allegretti, Lincoln-Way East: Illinois
Brian Allen, Hinsdale Central: Michigan State Rudolfo Antuna, Crete-Monee: St. Xavier
Jamal Baggett, Oak Park: Akron
Brandon Barry, St. Charles East: Illinois State
Matt Biegalski, Wheaton North:...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 1:09 PM
The city of Geneva wants a consultant to analyze land on the east bank of the Fox River to see if it can form a TIF district there to spur development.
The City Council's committee of the whole voted unanimously Monday night to pay SB Friedman, a Chicago...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Brewer Tom Korder already had plenty of details to share about Penrose Brewing Company when we first spoke to him in September. From big-picture ideas about his brewing style to intricacies like beer names and tap handle design, it felt like Penrose could...