Susan Sarkauskas

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Susan Sarkauskas started work at the Daily Herald in 1990 as a copy editor on the Neighbor desk; was an assistant city editor in the DuPage County bureau; then returned to the Neighbor production staff as the Daily Herald expanded into Elgin and Tri-Cities areas.

Responsibilities included editing copy, designing pages and, for several years, writing features about local houses of worship. In 2007, she became a reporter for the Tri-Cities, North Aurora and Kaneland areas. Before coming to the Daily Herald, Sarkauskas worked for several years for the Suburban LIFE Graphic newspaper as a reporter. Sarkauskas grew up in Woodridge, and now calls Batavia home. She is a graduate of Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. In her spare time, Sarkauskas has served on the governing council for her church, and was co-director for 10 years of its vacation Bible school. For several years, she was an advisory member of the board of a parochial school.

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Geneva man charged with attempted carjacking, theft

May 23 2016 | 3:12 pm - A Geneva man has been charged with attempted carjacking, accused of trying to take a woman’s car Friday at Kohl’s, 251 N. Randall Road, Batavia.

Geneva mayor suggests TIF deal compromise to school district

May 23 2016 | 11:24 pm - Geneva Mayor Kevin Burns has suggested making a deal with the Geneva school district over two properties in a proposed tax-increment financing district, but that may not be enough to mollify school leaders, who oppose creating the TIF.

Dawn Patrol: Sale now 9-0 for Sox

May 20 2016 | 5:29 am - Sox ace Chris Sale is 9-0 after his complete-game victory over the Houston Astros. The FBI thinks the same man may have robbed two banks in Glendale Heights Thursday. Legislators divided on automatic voter registration. Naperville officials thrilled...

Supportive-living center in North Aurora settles discrimination case

May 19 2016 | 4:43 pm - A North Aurora supportive-living center has settled a federal complaint that it discriminated against an Elgin woman.

Did same man rob 2 Glendale Heights banks?

May 19 2016 | 5:29 pm - Same man suspected of 2 Glendale Heights bank robberies

Sugar Grove patrol officers get raises of up to 3 percent

May 19 2016 | 10:47 am - Sugar Grove, patrol officers agree on four-year contract.

North Aurora favors old gas station site for Dunkin’ Donuts

May 19 2016 | 10:32 am - A Dunkin’ Donuts franchisee wants to build a new store on the site of a former gas station in North Aurora.

Rosary Catholic awards 84 women diplomas

May 18 2016 | 11:52 pm - Eighty-four young women received diplomas Wednesday night from Rosary Catholic High School of Aurora.

Geneva to raise parking fines

May 17 2016 | 1:43 pm - Geneva is looking to raise some of its parking fines.

No need to build community center in North Aurora, report says

May 17 2016 | 8:11 am - Not much need to build a community center for North Aurora, report says

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