Football Focus 2014

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  • Tone down plans for cross-country track Oct 30, 2014 12:01 AM
    A Batavia letter to the editor: I early voted for Martha Hanna for Kane County Board. Martha is for toning down the current plans to build a million dollar NCAA cross country track.

  • Fine Line show features holiday gifts by top artists Oct 30, 2014 5:35 PM
    Mark your calendar for Christmastime at the Fine Line Show and Sale, Dec. 5-13. This annual juried event in St. Charles showcases the best of our members’ artistic talents, and offers a wide range of unique holiday gifts.

  • Tri-Cities police reports Oct 30, 2014 5:42 PM
    A purse containing a cellphone and $1,800 just won from a casino was stolen between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Sunday from the porch of a home on the 34W300 block of Illinois Street near St. Charles, according to a sheriff’s report. The victim said she got distracted and forgot about the purse.

  • Rotolo Middle School girls cross country team takes state championship Oct 30, 2014 8:01 PM
    At the start of the Oct. 18 IESA State Cross Country meet for middle school athletes, members of Batavia’s Rotolo Middle School girl’s team knew they had a good chance to do well. But when they wound up taking home a state championship, it was like a dream come true.

  • Drawing on friends to bury happy, outgoing 30-year-old Oct 30, 2014 6:48 AM
    An artist who taught cartooning to kids, St. Charles native Matt Jordan died at age 30. Friend and fellow artist Peter Keene is heading an effort to raise enough money to bury Jordan next to his mother.

  • Vero Voce Young Performers Series presents “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” Oct 29, 2014 9:00 PM
    Vero Voce Theater in St. Charles will present “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” as its Halloween special Young Performers production, with direction by David Rodriguez. Performances are at 1 and 4:30 p.m. Saturdays, and 3 p.m. Sundays, Nov. 1-9.

  • Olive Garden fundraiser at East Aurora High Nov. 5 Oct 28, 2014 5:49 PM
    The Kiwanis Club of Aurora and the Olive Garden Restaurant in Oswego are teaming up on Wednesday, Nov. 5, from 4 to 7 p.m., for a spaghetti dinner fundraiser at East Aurora High School cafeteria.

  • Have a safe and spooky Halloween with safety tips from Illinois Poison Center Oct 28, 2014 5:59 PM
    With children across Illinois set to hit the streets for trick-or-treating, the Illinois Poison Center is urging parents and guardians to be cautious about Halloween products like dry ice and cosmetics that could prove dangerous if used improperly.

  • Batavia man gets 16 years in prison after $2.7 million pot bust Oct 28, 2014 5:39 PM
    A Batavia man was sentenced to 16 years in prison Tuesday for a nearly 600-pound, $2.7 million marijuana bust in 2012. Richard Ecklund, 50, was the fifth and final person sentenced after authorities made simultaneous arrests in Aurora and Sugar Grove. Sentences of other defendants ranged from three to 10 years in prison.

  • Sedgebrook Residents Pumping Iron Oct 28, 2014 3:32 PM
    The Ironman Triathlon is widely considered to be among the most challenging athletic events in the world. Sedgebrook introduced a modified, but still impressive version of the Ironman/Ironwoman this summer, with approximately 40 residents signing on.

  • Ex-Siemens foundations could come out in January, company tells Batavia Oct 28, 2014 11:06 AM
    Removal of some asphalt parking lots will begin soon at the former Siemens factory site in Batavia, according to a letter from company officials. And, they wrote, concrete foundations could be removed starting in January.

  • Clearbrook Cuisine Curbs Suburban Appetites Oct 27, 2014 7:27 AM
    AOIIs “Focus on College” on Nov. 12 in Prospect Heights

  • St. Charles Clean as a Whisker grand opening offers free pet grooming Oct 27, 2014 4:12 PM
    Clean as a Whisker Pet Grooming is set to open Monday, Nov. 3, at 322 W. Main St. in downtown St. Charles. As a grand opening special, they are offering free grooming for their new clientele. Ongoing specials will be $5 walk-in nail trims with no appointment necessary.

  • Kids learn about nature and stewardship in Mighty Acorns Oct 27, 2014 6:56 PM
    Thirteen sixth-graders grabbed their journals and sat down ready to learn more about the environment during the Mighty Acorns program, offered by The Conservation Foundation in partnership with the Boys and Girls Club of Elgin.

  • Images: The Week in Pictures Oct 28, 2014 9:14 AM
    This edition of The Week in Pictures gallery features Daily Herald staff photos of Miss Illinois, the Vice President on the United States, and zombies, representing about 20 area communities.

  • Elgin man charged with his 5th DUI Oct 27, 2014 5:11 PM
    A 51-year-old man was arrested over the weekend in Geneva and charged with his fifth DUI. Christopher Caudill, of Elgin, faces up to 15 years in prison. He was being held on $200,000 bail and has been arrested more than 40 times in Kane County alone since 1998, according to court records.

  • Fire damages Batavia apartments Oct 27, 2014 8:56 PM
    Fire damaged the third floor of an apartment building Monday afternoon on Lorlyn Circle in Batavia

  • Costume contest just one of the attractions at BatFest Oct 25, 2014 6:55 PM
    Kids put on costumes from scary to silly for BatFest Saturday in downtown Batavia. Activities on both sides of the Fox River included downtown trick or treating, Main Stage entertainment at the Peg Bond Center, and the first Fall Festival with petting zoo, train rides, arts and crafts, and live music hosted at Music Matters, 24 N. Washington.

  • Business will offer freelancer, small-business workspace in Geneva Oct 25, 2014 7:40 PM
    If you've been to Geneva lately, you might have noticed some outdoor work taking place at the former U.S. Bank building on North Third Street, near Hamilton. After the first of the year, work will be getting done inside after office space developer Mara Hauser opens 25N Coworking, providing a “collaborative and productive” workspace for freelancers and small businesses.

  • Weekend picks: Celebrate 50 years of 'The Munsters' Oct 25, 2014 5:30 AM
    See the Munster Koach & Drag-U-La cars at the special 50 Years of “The Munsters” exhibit this Saturday at the Volo Auto Museum in Volo. Local actors Peter DeFaria and Randy Steinmeyer rejoin the roles they originated in a special touring production of Keith Huff's drama “A Steady Rain” at COD's McAninch Arts Center in Glen Ellyn. Comedian Aries Spears gained national fame appearing as a series regular of “MADtv” from 1997 to 2005. Catch Spears performing his standup routine at the Improv Comedy Showcase in Schaumburg. Giordano Dance Chicago unveils a world premiere piece called "Feeling Good Sweet."

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