| 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...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 12:33 PM
The following items were gathered from police reports:
•A debit card was stolen from a wallet later found on the floor of Starbucks, 229 W. State St., around 5 p.m. March 7.
•A 24-year-old Geneva man was charged with driving under...
| May 23, 2014
| 1:32 PM
As a cardiologist and president of the American Heart Association’s Midwest Affiliate board of directors, I’d like to applaud Rep. Dan Burke and Sen. John Mulroe for their support of the Lauren Laman Law, House Bill 3724. The bill, which...
| May 24, 2014
| 6:43 PM
CHARLESTON, Ill. — Unlike last season, when Lincoln-Way East rode a thrilling show by nine-time state champ Aaliyah Brown to the school's first state girls track team title, this year the Griffins relied on a collective effort.
| Mar 13, 2014
| 5:22 PM
The developer of a portion of the long-delayed First Street redevelopment project is requesting what would be its 12th extension to begin construction in downtown St. Charles after struggling to secure lease agreements for the property, according to a...
| Apr 10, 2014
Julie A. Brady, a prominent figure in Illinois Republican politics, worked as a volunteer at the state level for several candidates and was an early supporter of the GOP's 2008 presidential nominee, Sen. John McCain.
The wife of former Illinois...
| May 28, 2014
| 1:20 PM
Authorities said Wednesday they are investigating the death of an inmate found unresponsive in his cell at the Kane County Adult Justice Center in St. Charles.
Albert Love, 25, of the 200 block of Grand Ridge in St. Charles, was pronounced dead...
| May 16, 2014
| 8:17 AM
A national rowing group with ties to the Winklevoss family is looking to invest about $2 million in St. Charles to establish a professional rowing club in the Fox Valley and increase the number of young people involved in the sport.
| Mar 17, 2014
| 1:01 PM
A St. Charles-area resident shot and wounded a home intruder Tuesday, the Kane County sheriff’s police said.
The incident took place at about 11:20 a.m. in the 38W000 block of Mallard Lake Road in unincorporated St. Charles Township, police said....
| Apr 24, 2014
| 3:33 PM
A former St. Charles East High School student is suing District 303 and several of its employees, alleging she was verbally and physically bullied, harassed and hazed by fellow drill team members after being diagnosed with ADHD in summer 2010.
| Mar 7, 2014
| 9:26 PM
Two months after Pam Leffler resigned from her position as Morton Grove Public Library director, Debra Stombres, the Eola Road branch coordinator at the Aurora Public Library, took her spot.
A St. Charles resident, Stombres has been in the library field...
| 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...