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  • Decorations for St. Patrick’s Day are all over at Claddagh Irish Pub at 1702 Commons Drive in Geneva.

    Head to Claddagh in Geneva for St. Patrick’s Day celebrationMar 11, 2014 12:00 AM
    Amy Williams says plenty is going on at Claddagh restaurant in Geneva leading up to St. Patrick's Day.

     
  • St. Patrick School first graders Brianna Brincks, left, and Adrianna Villanueva, talk about thier ashes on their foreheads as they attended Ash Wednesday service at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Wadsworth. Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent that culminates in Easter Sunday.

    Images: The Week in PicturesMar 10, 2014 12:00 AM
    This edition of The Week in Pictures features the burning of the ashes and the application of the ashes for Ash Wednesday, as well as a few people enjoying the last of winter's white stuff.

     
  • Geneva’s Natural Resources Committee and the Western Avenue Elementary School’s Get Up and Grow Committee, which supports the school’s organic garden, will host its third annual “Wine, Cheese & Trees”fundraiser.

    Wine fundraiser to benefit tree programMar 10, 2014 12:00 AM
    Geneva’s Natural Resources Committee continues its mission to bolster the city’s tree canopy with the return of the popular Wine, Cheese & Trees fundraiser this month. The committee, in conjunction with the Western Avenue Elementary School’s Get Up and Grow Committee, will host the third annual event from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday, March 22 at the Persinger Recreation Center.

     
  • Girl Scouts celebrate faith-based connectionsMar 10, 2014 12:00 AM
    Girl Scouts and faith-based communities share an enduring tradition of Girl Scouting and spiritual expression that spans the organization’s history. The Girl Scout experience is based on the Girl Scout Promise and Law, which include principles and values common to most faiths.

     
  • McNally’s Traditional Irish Pub at 201 E. Main St., St. Charles.

    It’s good to be Irish in St. CharlesMar 8, 2014 12:00 AM
    Dave Heun says this coming week it's good to be Irish, especially in St. Charles.

     
  • Contact Fox Valley Hospice for new volunteer opportunitiesMar 8, 2014 12:00 AM
    Fox Valley Volunteer Hospice, a community-based, nonprofit organization dedicated to serving those with life-threatening illnesses and the bereaved, is in need of volunteers to serve clients in the Fox Valley area. Interested parties must contact the hospice by Friday, March 21, to participate in the New Volunteer Orientation on Wednesday, March 26.

     
  • Men, women invited to sign up for Geneva Chamber’s ‘60 Men Who Cook’ eventMar 8, 2014 12:00 AM
    The Geneva Chamber of Commerce is looking for chefs for the sixth annual “60 Men Who Cook” event. Though it is still called “60 Men Who Cook,” women are welcome and encouraged to sign up and enjoy the cooking fun.

     
  • Tri-Cities police reportsMar 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    Bawner J. Lopez, 24, of Geneva, was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and possession of cannabis at 2:02 a.m. March 1 in the 300 block of East State Street, according to a police report.

     
  • I have been experimenting on doing abstract landscape photography. I thought this almost came out looking like a Japanese woodblock print, but the photo was actually taken in Lisle.

    Images: Photo Contest FinalistsMar 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    Each week you submit your favorite photo. We pick the best of the bunch and select 12 finalists. Here are the finalists for the week of March 3.

     
  • Patrons at Ribfest 2013 Humanitarian Service Project

    Naperville Exchange Club Supports Children in PovertyMar 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    The Exchange Club of Naperville recently donated $3,400 to the Humanitarian Service Project (HSP) for the Feed the Kids (FTK) project.

     
  • Housing study suggests more rental inspections in North Aurora, BataviaMar 6, 2014 12:00 AM
    The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning has returned with suggestions for North Aurora, Batavia, Geneva and St. Charles about what to plan for housing in the next 20 years.

     
  • Geneva RR crossing to be closed for repairsMar 6, 2014 12:00 AM
    The Third Street railroad crossing in Geneva will be closed March 7-10 for repairs.

     
  • Tyler E. White

    Drug court for Geneva man facing heroin, Ecstasy chargesMar 6, 2014 12:00 AM
    A 22-year-old man who was arrested after apparently shooting heroin at a Geneva coffee shop last July has been admitted into the Kane County Drug Rehabilitation Court. Tyler E. White, of Geneva, has been clean since September, and faces four to 15 years in prison if he can't complete drug court, which is a last resort for defendants facing long prison terms.

     
  • Celebrate the Big Tournament with "The 3 Point Shot" specialMar 6, 2014 12:00 AM
    Urology, Ltd. is celebrating the Big Tournament with "The 3 Point Shot" special now through the end of March.

     
  • Barry and Mary Ellen Masek of Park Ridge enjoy swirling and sipping one of 60 wines at Clearbrook’s 50th annual A Grapevine of Friends Wine Tasting. Chicago Corporate Photography

    Wine tasting banishes cabin fever for record crowdMar 6, 2014 12:00 AM
    On Saturday, February 22, over 450 people wined and dined at the 50th annual A Grapevine of Friends Wine Tasting, benefitting Clearbrook’s Employment Services Program.

     
  • Jennifer Schmidt (left) and Lee Shumow

    NIU profs write book, develop website to help science teachers motivate studentsMar 6, 2014 12:00 AM
    Producing more college graduates in STEM areas is a national priority, and now two Northern Illinois University researchers have written a book on how teachers can help students get more excited about science.

     
  • Rev. Bill Nesbit of St. Charles Episcopal Church administers ashes to a commuter in front of their impromptu sign at the Geneva Metra station on Ash Wednesday.

    St. Charles church provides 'Ashes to Go' at Metra station Mar 5, 2014 12:00 AM
    St. Charles Espiscopal Church offers 'Ashes to Go' at the Geneva train station on Ash Wednesday.

     
  • After a hike to teach visitors how to distinguish maples from other hardwood species, naturalist Valerie Blaine drills a hole in an adult maple tree to put a tap in it to collect sap during a maple sugaring demonstration in St. Charles. The Forest Preserve District of Kane County will hold its annual Maple Sugaring Days Saturday and Sunday, March 15-16.

    Maple sugaring heralds spring’s arrivalMar 5, 2014 12:00 AM
    The best things in life are worth waiting for. Spring, for example. The initiation of spring for many folks is maple sugaring. Both spring and maple sugaring are a long time coming this year. But they are coming.

     
  • The St. Charles North varsity and junior varsity drill teams include: first row, Brittany Allen, AnnaMarie Vivirito, Lexi Artman, Jamie Beaulieu, Colleen Lullo, Kassi Ams, MaryKate Purcell, Nikki Arnold, Anna Spence and Shelby Kroncke; second row: JV coach Colleen Kobler, McKenzie Bell, Ally Hursh, Eleisse Pettigrew, Amanda Ziesmer, Grace Taylor, Bailey Moberly, Isabel Miller, Quinn Samanic, Angelina Battista and varsity coach Nancy Prentiss; and back row, Emilia Sinkkonen, Alissia Rivera, Abby Kott and Becky Zangora. Not pictured: Lexi Zocher.

    St. Charles North drill teams continue 15-year winning streak at TDI State Championship Mar 5, 2014 12:00 AM
    The Varsity team finished their season with a state championship title in the 3A Division Open Pom category, and third place in the 3A Division Lyrical category. Because of the high points earned in both dances, they took home high honors in receiving the 3A Grand Championship Title.

     
  • Tri-Cities police reportsMar 4, 2014 12:00 AM
    Hew A. Saber, 28, of Batavia, was charged with retail theft at 6:08 p.m. Monday at Kohl’s, 251 N. Randall Road, according to a police report.

     
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