| 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...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 4:40 PM
A Geneva doctor whose medical license was suspended last month was charged Tuesday with sexually assaulting a woman he knew, authorities said.
Mark Lewis, 55, a practicing physician and surgeon in Geneva, was charged with one count each of aggravated...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 3:21 PM
A 4-year-old boy who drowned at a St. Charles country club pool last month did not know how to swim and was not wearing a safety vest when he was found at the bottom of the deep end of the pool, according to a police report.
Multiple witnesses told...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 9:07 AM
James Keegan was officially sworn in as St. Charles' new police chief at Monday night's City Council meeting.
Keegan took on the helm of the St. Charles Police Department late last month, following a six-month search process to replace former Chief James...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 4:59 AM
A St. Charles-based company recently found in violation of the city's zoning ordinance will get an additional 30 days to vacate the first floor of the building it occupies, officials decided Monday.
At a Planning and Development Committee meeting,...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 1:31 PM
St. Charles Community Unit School District 303 recently filed a motion to dismiss a lawsuit filed by a former student who alleges the district did nothing to stop fellow drill team members from repeatedly bullying her.
The suit, filed with the Kane...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 12:04 PM
The grand reopening of the nearly vacant Charlestowne Mall in St. Charles may be pushed back by about six months, developers said this week.
Plans to reopen the mall in fall 2015 could be delayed due to some difficulty securing commitments with future...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 12:42 PM
The following items were gathered from reports released by the St. Charles Police Department.
A 28-year-old Geneva man was charged with criminal trespassing and possession of drug paraphernalia and cannabis on July 14 after police were alerted by park...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 11:58 AM
The Kane County Board on Tuesday approved several changes to its zoning ordinance to allow medical cannabis facilities to locate in certain farming, industrial and business districts in unincorporated areas of the county.
The amendments allow "interim...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 10:50 AM
The following items were gathered from police reports:
•A 50-year-old Batavia man was cited for criminal trespass to land at Holmstad retirement community, 700 W. Fabyan Parkway, on March 11.
•A 35-year-old North Aurora man was...
| May 16, 2014
| 10:06 PM
Corona del Mar High girls' swimming Coach Doug Volding played poker on a recent night with his longtime friend, former El Toro water polo and swimming Coach Don Stoll.
Volding and Stoll enjoy getting together to play poker. They go way back, as they...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 12:57 PM
As St. Charles moves to limit future medical cannabis facilities to one zoning district on the city's east side, officials in Batavia say they are satisfied with regulations set out in the state law that was passed last year.
On Monday, the St....