| Jun 30, 2014
| 3:12 PM
A 5-foot-by-7-foot popcorn shop matters. So does the mid-century brick square that houses Geneva Cleaners. And a grand 1930s house in Wayne.
That was the message of the organizers from Preservation Partners of Fox Valley, who hosted a three-hour bus...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:37 AM
Click on the image above to view an interactive map of suburban farmers markets.
1-5 p.m., July 9-Sept. 10, at West Aurora Plaza, 1901 W. Galena Blvd.
2:30-6:30 p.m., July 10-Aug. 28, at Our Lady of...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 12:39 PM
While at the Kane County Courthouse in Geneva a few years ago, attorney Steven Titiner met a man who lost money to a law firm while he was in the hospital.
The man didn't have an attorney and didn't know how to file a motion to get his money back, so...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 12:09 PM
More residents turned up at the Geneva City Council meeting Monday night to urge the aldermen to ask the Illinois attorney general to investigate the city's electric deal with Prairie State.
A handful of Geneva residents said they plan to continue to...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 9:43 AM
A small group of couples was in line Monday morning at the Kane County clerk's office in Geneva to obtain marriage licenses – on the first business day that the same-sex marriage law took effect.
The first pair in line, and the first to obtain...
| 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...
| 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 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 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 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...