Earlier this month a group of friends gathered at Orchard Valley County Club in Aurora to celebrate their 60th class reunion. This was not a typical reunion of classmates who attended high school or college together. This was a reunion of the St. Nicholas Parochial School eighth-grade graduating class of 1954.
Thrill-seeking fans of all ages must check out Battle Royale-Elite Soldier in Plano, an outdoor laser tag facility. On the grounds of Blackberry Creek Campground and Conference Center, gamers can play on 130 acres of combined wooded and open playing fields.
Megan and DeAnna have been matched for over two years in the Big Brothers Big Sisters program of Family Counseling Service.
Oct. 24 5:24 p.m. |
Kane County’s new Animal Control Administrator Brett Youngsteadt has been busy in his first 30 days on the job
Oct. 24 4:02 p.m. |
The Kane County Cougars have produced 21 players that have gone on to compete in the World Series, totaling 40 appearances across 11 teams over the past 18 World Series.
In some states, including parts of Illinois, prices have dropped below $3 a gallon. In Naperville, travelers are happy with at least a 50 cent drop in price.
Oct. 24 1:19 p.m. |
Macht said that Elgin will be the last spot visited for making the documentary. Other locations have included San Diego to interview a superfan; Pittsburgh, which is home to the influential zombie movies in the "Night of the Living Dead" series; and Atlanta to attend a Walker Stalker convention and to visit places used as settings for the TV show.
Oct. 23 11:26 p.m. |
Former Kane County Coroner Mary Lou Kearns’ audit to determine whether 106 autopsies Coroner Rob Russell ordered were warranted is completed but a report will not be available for another month
The senior has put the nightmares of his horrific injury behind him, continuing to play a sport he loves thanks to medical advances. His leg was reconstructed with the help of a few screws and a titanium rod.
Oct. 23 7:48 p.m. |
Einck (24-2), playing in her fourth and final state meet, capped off her breakthrough day by beating Stevenson’s Zoe Manion 6-4, 6-2.
Oct. 23 7:11 p.m. |