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  • Film to explore underfunded public schools Oct 21, 2014 12:18 PM
    The 2013 documentary “Rise Above the Mark” will be shown at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24, at the Unitarian Universalist Society of Geneva. The film, narrated by Peter Coyote, was made by the West Lafayette Schools Education Foundation in Indiana.

     
  • FitMama hosts Elburn blood drive Oct. 25; vampires need not apply Oct 21, 2014 11:02 AM
    Owner and founder of FitMama, Erin Schaefer, has long wanted to expand her philanthropic reach, and saw an opportunity to help local area hospitals short on blood supply and has offered to host Heartland Blood Centers for a blood drive at her fitness studio in Elburn. There is plenty of parking, Heartland professionals will be on-hand to guide you through the process and, if you schedule your time slot before Saturday, you will be assured of getting in and out and on with your Saturday plans.

     
  • Enjoy “Food for the Spirit(s),” a wine-tasting benefit for Fox Valley Festival Chorus Oct 21, 2014 5:23 PM
    The Fox Valley Festival Chorus is hosting a wine-tasting fundraiser, “Food for the Spirit(s)” from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, at Fox Valley Winery in Oswego. Solos, small ensembles and large group numbers will be performed by members of the Fox Valley Festival Chorus all evening long. Guests will be invited to sip on a little wine and enjoy light appetizers while humming along.

     
  • Fox River Bluff West closed until Oct. 24 for parking lot work Oct 20, 2014 11:25 AM
    Fox River Bluff West Forest Preserve will be closed to the public Oct. 20-24 due to scheduled parking lot improvements at the St. Charles preserve.

     
  • Tri-Cities police reports Oct 20, 2014 4:54 PM
    Joslynn F. Nelson, 18, of South Elgin, was charged with retail theft and obstruction of justice at 12:38 p.m. Oct. 13 at Walgreens, 2100 W. State St., according to a police report.

     
  • Fox Valley police reports Oct 20, 2014 4:55 PM
    Joslynn F. Nelson, 18, of South Elgin, was charged with retail theft and obstruction of justice at 12:38 p.m. Oct. 13 at Walgreens, 2100 W. State St., according to a police report.

     
  • Noted author and cultural historian to speak at Batavia library Nov. 12 Oct 20, 2014 4:33 PM
    Nicholas A. Basbanes, noted Massachusetts author and cultural historian, will speak at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 12, at the Batavia Public Library. His presentation, “Pondering Paper — 2,000 Years Young” will highlight how paper has influenced and revolutionized civilization since its invention during the Han Dynasty in China (206 BC-220 AD).

     
  • Hospital stay inspires Geneva teen to help others Oct 19, 2014 7:18 AM
    Spending 14 weeks in hospital beds and a wheelchair could have ruined the summer for 15-year-old Lindsey McDonald of Geneva, injured when a horse fell on her. But she chose to concentrate on making life a little better for other patients at Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, where she noticed other children weren't getting any gifts — “not even a balloon” — and their families struggled.

     
  • FootGolf latest craze to hit suburban links Oct 18, 2014 7:38 AM
    A new combination of golf and soccer -- called FootGolf -- is popping up at suburban golf courses as managers look to get more use of their facilities and attract new players. “It follows 99 percent of the rules of golf but instead of having a club and a little ball and many struggles, it’s just kicking the ball forward and aiming toward a 21-inch cup,” said Carols Stremi, founder of the Illinois FootGolf Association.

     
  • Heun: Nothing can take luster off King’s homestead Oct 19, 2014 3:33 PM
    Dave Heun says even though some new homes are going up nearby, nothing can take the luster from Merritt King's historic Geneva home near downtown. The home of King, who died in 2012, is on Fifth Street.

     
  • Harry Barnes, bonafide popcorn aficionado, delights residents’ senses at GreenFields of Geneva Oct 17, 2014 10:12 PM
    There’s little in the way of olfactory delights like the smell of popcorn. This enticing aroma is common in the hallways of GreenFields of Geneva, the home of Harry Barnes, a bonafide popcorn aficionado. Harry has grown popcorn for too many years to count, and he and his wife Donna will often create delectable snacks from the food that they’ve cultivated from seed to popped kernel.

     
  • Tri-Cities police reports Oct 17, 2014 1:01 AM
    Jorge Alberto Gonzalez, 21, of Montgomery, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia at 9:56 p.m. Wednesday at Randall Road and Mill Creek Drive, according to a police report.

     
  • Follow Geneva on official YouTube, Instagram accounts Oct 17, 2014 6:05 PM
    The city of Geneva has decided to do more with social media, by starting an Instagram account and a YouTube channel.

     
  • Our HOMe Improvement Donates Carpeting to Clearbrook Oct 16, 2014 7:14 AM
    Our HOMe Improvement Donates Carpeting to Clearbrook

     
  • Go wild about wildlife in Elburn Sunday Oct 16, 2014 1:38 PM
    The Fox Valley Wildlife Center invites the community to its third annual “Wild About Wildlife” event from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 19, at Hickory Knolls Discovery Center in St. Charles. Jim Nesci of Cold Blooded Creatures will have a program from 3:40 to 4:40 p.m. with Bubba and many others. The Northern Illinois Raptor Center will bring five of their native Illinois raptors.

     
  • Kane County forest preserve looking for volunteers Oct 16, 2014 1:46 PM
    Share your time and talent with the Forest Preserve District of Kane County and help restore, protect and maintain your local forest preserves. Find out more about the volunteer positions available and the requirements for each at an upcoming Volunteer Orientation meeting from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 12.

     
  • VNA Hospice will offer grief support group Oct 16, 2014 7:18 PM
    VNA Hospice will offer a grief support group from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 17, at Moss Funeral Home in downtown St. Charles. A second group will meet on Thursday, Nov. 20, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at VNA Health Care in Aurora.

     
  • Geneva dentist offers offers cash for candy Oct 16, 2014 12:58 PM
    This Halloween, earn cash for candy while supporting deployed soldiers. After all the tricks are over and all the sugary treats have been handed out, one area dental practice has decided to extend the Halloween season by promoting a sugar-free smile with their first “Candy Buy Back” program supporting Operation Gratitude.

     
  • Mark your calendars for Geneva’s leaf collection Oct 16, 2014 12:58 PM
    Geneva residents can mark their calendars for when the city’s curbside leaf collection will be in their neighborhood in the coming weeks.

     
  • Kick-A-Thon 2014 marks 21st anniversary of drill team fundraiser Oct 15, 2014 4:24 PM
    The St. Charles East and North drill teams are very proud to have donated more than $770,000 over the last 20 years to the American Cancer Society and LivingWell Cancer Resource Center in Geneva. They also have added a new beneficiary this year, Fox Valley Food for Health. Be a “Community Super Fan” and join them for a fun-filled night at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17, at the St. Charles North stadium between the sophomore and varsity football games to help in the fight against cancer. Watch the drill team members and the community representatives form a kick line and do 100 kicks to “kick cancer.”

     
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