| Sep 11, 2013
The following items were taken from police reports:
•After a Sept. 1 altercation at East Benton Avenue and North Washington Street in which he allegedly struck a female, a 22-year-old local man was charged with fighting.
| Jul 10, 2013
News briefs from Batavia, Geneva, Sugar Grove and St. Charles.
Plan Commission may be trimmed
A Batavia City Council committee recently approved reducing the number of Plan Commission members from nine to seven and forgoing formal...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 3:03 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Kyle Zimmer, president and chief executive officer of First Book, a nonprofit organization that provides new books to children in need, will be the speaker at the Saint Mary's College commencement May 18.
A total of 385 students will...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 7:39 AM
Marjorie Jane Rollman Forsyth, 85, passed away Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013.
Born Oct. 2, 1927, in Ellwood City, Pa., she was a daughter of the late W. P. and Miriam Mundhenk Rollman.
Mrs. Forsyth was a 39-year resident of...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 8:37 PM
The basketball season that carried so much promise and hope came to an end Wednesday night, when the Mooseheart Red Ramblers lost 70-67 to Chicagoland Jewish in a Class A sectional semifinal
The Red Ramblers, led by three towering Sudanese boys, fell...
| May 24, 2013
| 6:24 AM
Brian Ewing Beckley, age 83, died on April 26, 2013, at MidMichigan Medical Center Gratiot in Alma, Mich.
Brian was born on April 2, 1930, in Amble, Montcalm County, Mich., to Clifford and Marguerite Northon Beckley. He spent his early years on the...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 4:34 AM
Not a clue what to do this weekend? Check out these suburban events, hand-picked by our editors. Raptor in Flight Citizens for Conservation and Flint …...
| May 23, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Two-time defending boys tennis state champion New Trier will have its work cut out for it to try to win its third straight title. The …...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 4:37 PM
More road closures related to Butterfield Road reconstruction are on the way, the Illinois Department of Transportation announced this week. Batavia Road just south of …...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 4:06 PM
Police arrested almost two dozen suspected drunken drivers during the most recent “no-refusal” DUI enforcement action in Kane County, State’s Attorney Joe McMahon said today.
Eleven police agencies in the county, along with Illinois...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 11:24 AM
The body of a Starke County soldier killed in Afghanistan last week is expected back in Indiana Saturday.
Specialist Robert Tauteris Jr. and three other members of the Indiana National Guard were killed by a roadside bomb.
His body is supposed to arrive...