Here’s a look are some of the top headlines from the past week:
Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013
Parents Appeal Judge’s Order in the Richmond-Davis Lawsuit: They want the two schools restored as elementary schools.
When Will Fall Foliage Peak in St. Charles? U of I Cooperative Extension offers the following insights and websites.
Where Do the New Gen X Moms in Town Live? Are you a new mom with an old Nirvana t-shirt? The map below shows where you can find other new moms of your generation.
Monday, Oct. 7
Find Haunted Houses Near St. Charles: Are you ready for a scare? With Halloween fast-approaching, find out what the Chicagoland has to offer for haunted houses by ...
Patch Roundup: CTA Crash Injures 33; Murder Victim Found Buried in Park: Also this week — a teen sentenced in a 2011 rape case, a school is evacuated for its second bomb threat in a week and a local ...
Sheriffs' Car Show Raises $10K for United Way: The 2014 event will support Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Countdown to Scarecrow Fest 2013: A roundup of what’s ahead in St. Charles for the week of Oct. 6, 2013.
Tuesday, Oct. 8
Divided Aldernen to Consider Drive-Through Liquor Sales: City staff to draft ordinance proposals allowing drive-up windows at liquor stores, but measure faces strong opposition.
Charlestowne Mall Reboot To Get First Official Review: The St. Charles Plan Commission is set to hold a public hearing tonight on a request for changes to the planned unit ...
Tri-Cities Job Center: Oct. 8, 2013, for Batavia, Geneva and St. Charles: Take a look at the job openings we found in the Tri-Cities of Batavia, Geneva and St. Charles.
Map: Who in Town Works From Home? The map below shows which areas have the most people working from home.
Wednesday, Oct. 9
Warm Welcome to Charlestowne Mall Reboot: The St. Charles Plan Commission continues its public hearing on the $70 million renovation to later this month.
Local Artist Brings Haunted Imagery to Life at ‘Scaregrounds’: 6,000 square feet of scares awaiting visitors at the Kane County Fairgrounds.
St. Charles Police Blotter: Trespass, Vandalism, Battery: St. Charles police reports from Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013 through Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013.
Tri-Cities Death Notices: A Delnor Pharmacist, Jewel Foods Employee and Many More: Remembrances and links to the obituaries of Geneva, Batavia and St. Charles folks who passed away, for the week prior to Oct ...
Thursday, Oct. 10
Police Warn Parents After Man Allegedly Used Facebook to Contact Minors in St. Charles, Batavia: Naperville man allegedly used fictitious Facebook account for sexual conversations with minors.
Scarecrow Fest Parking: What You Need to Know: Festival attendees are encouraged to use remote parking, ride shuttles into downtown.
Hey St. Charles, Are You Ready for Scarecrow Fest? But there are other offerings this weekend, too, such as frights at the Kane County Scaregrounds, music and movies at The ...
What Are You Willing to Spend on Your Kid's Halloween Costume? Will you DIY or hit the stores?
Friday, Oct. 11
$1 Million Bail Set for Man Accused of Using Facebook to Seek Sex: Eric Hakala is accused of maintaing a fake Facebook account in which he posed as a 15-year-old boy to solicit underage girls ...
D303 Emails Parents: Help Police with Facebook Investigation: The school district also advises parents to monitor their children’s activity on social media.
Scarecrow Fest 2013 Info Center: Information you need for the 28th annual Scarecrow Fest runs Oct. 11 through 13.
Saturday, Oct. 12
Scarecrow Fest Visitors Descend Upon St.Charles: Scenes of the 28th annual Scarecrow Fest on Friday, Oct. 11, 2013, in downtown St. Charles, Ill. The fall festival runs ...
WATCH St. Charles East Defeats Streamwood Football, 42-27: Can't make it to the game? Watch it live on Patch via HighSchoolCube.com.
Scarecrow Fest 2013 Info Center: Updated daily with information you need for the 28th annual Scarecrow Fest, which runs through Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013.
WATCH St. Charles North Fall Hard to Batavia Football, 44-7: Can't make it to tonight’s game? Watch it live onPatch via HighSchoolCube.com.