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  1. Batavia girls basketball falls short in OTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ADDISON – When one is fighting for its postseason life, 7:34 is a long time to make your first impression on the scoreboard. Unfortunately for the Batavia girls basketball team, that's exactly how long it took in its Class 4A regional semifinal matchup with eighth-seeded South Elgin on Tuesday night at Addison Trail.

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  2. Geneva aldermen approve feasibility study for Route 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... by repainting after the Illinois Department of Transportation resurfaces Route 31 from Elizabeth Place south into Batavia. But an engineering study showed bike lanes were not feasible, given that roadway widths varied between the standard 40 feet to ...

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  3. Batavia library officials request TIF funds for building improvement projectRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Batavia Public Library Board trustees are requesting a tax increment financing grant from the city to help pay for a $950,000 exterior rehabilitation project of the library at 10 S. Batavia Ave. BATAVIABatavia Public Library officials are seeking tax increment financing assistance from the city to help pay for a proposed $950,000 building repair project. “The library is now 13 years old,” Batavia Library Board President Doug Sullivan told aldermen at Tuesday's Committee of the Whole meeting.

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  4. 'Mr. Marmion' contest to benefit charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Daily Herald

    ... McCullough of St. Charles, Henry Pierce of Aurora and Brendan Scanlan of Sugar Grove; and freshmen Ryan Conti of Batavia, Seth Groom of Batavia and Olatunji Osobamiro of Aurora. The proceeds from the event will go to support the St. Baldrick's ...

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  5. Fire damages Batavia garageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    BATAVIA – A fire caused an estimated $30,000 in damage Monday afternoon to a detached two-car garage in the 1100 block of South Batavia Avenue. “The garage is a total loss,” Banker said.

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  6. Elk Grove posts a victory over Addison TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Daily Herald

    ... Geneva sectional top seed Conant (21-5) in Tuesday's 6 p.m. semifinal in Addison. No. 8 seed South Elgin faces No. 9 Batavia in the 7:30 p.m. semifinal. "O'Rayn knows how to use her body well, how to square up to the basket and how to finish," said ...

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  7. Fire damages Batavia garage MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    BATAVIA – A fire caused an estimated $30,000 in damage Monday afternoon to a detached two-car garage in the 1100 block of South Batavia Avenue. “The garage is a total loss,” Banker said.

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  8. Batavia aldermen approve $13,500 matching downtown improvement grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    BATAVIA – Aldermen on Monday approved a $13,500 matching downtown improvement grant to reimburse half of the cost of replacing a faulty and undersized grease trap for Aliano's Ristorante at 90 N. Island Ave., Batavia and the newly opened Aliano's Express at 70 S. Island Ave., Batavia. Aldermen voted unanimously to give the grant to Alex Partnership LLC, which owns the shopping center that houses both restaurants.

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  9. Presentation by Author James L. Swanson March 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Patch.com

    April 14, 2015, marks the 150th anniversary of the night Lincoln was shot by John Wilkes Booth in Ford's Theatre, Washington, D.C. James L. Swanson, author of Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer , the One Book, One Batavia 2015 selection, will speak at the Batavia Fine Arts Centre at 7 p.m., March 11. Swanson will talk about writing his book, the young adult version of the book- Chasing Lincoln's Killer- also authored by Swanson, and all things Abraham Lincoln. Book selling and signing will follow the presentation.

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  10. Check-out challenge garners more than $2,000 worth of food for local food pantriesRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    State Rep. Steve Andersson, R-Geneva, loads canned goods into his cart during the 14th annual Kane County Farm Bureau Food Check-Out Challenge Shopping Spree to benefit the Batavia Interfaith Food Pantry. The event took place at the Batavia Jewel-Osco and was sponsored by the Kane County Farm Bureau.

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  11. Candidates have a choice in campaignsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Oswego Ledger-Sentinel

    As we reported last week, an Illinois State Board of Elections official has found evidence that Kendall County Board member Dan Koukol, Jerry Bannister, the husband of Jessica Bannister the chairman of the Kendall County Republican Party, and Jon Zahm, a conservative GOP political consultant, "collaboratively created, distributed and/or paid for a negative mailer that was distributed during Koukol's failed campaign for county clerk in last year's GOP primary. The mailer, which attacked incumbent county clerk Debbie Gillette, also a Republican, listed a return address of "Paid for by Kendall County Taxpayers for Good Government" with a PO box in Batavia.

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  12. Prevent periodontitis with proper oral careRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... to miss some plaque,” said Dr. Ronald Murphy, who has a dental practice at 1605 W. Wilson St., Suite 114, Batavia. As it becomes more severe, your teeth will begin to feel loose and start moving around in your mouth. Although this is most ...

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  13. Program to discuss book about passenger pigeonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Daily Herald

    ... Bites" will focus on the book, "A Feathered River Across the Sky: The Passenger Pigeon's Flight to Extinction." Batavia's popular monthly noontime book program "Books Between Bites" welcomes Valerie Blaine to the program at noon Thursday, Feb. 19, ...

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  14. Sound Off: Congratulations, Steve MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... mentioned how Geneva got their snow cleared right away, and St. Charles can learn something from them. I think Batavia needs to call them, too. My road, which is the main entrance into a subdivision, wasn't plowed. A grocery store on Randall Road? ...

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  15. Some question city of DeKalba s decision to hire out-of-town contractor for website redesignRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Daily Chronicle

    ... bids for the project, but given the time constraints, the city looked at the extensive vetting process Yorkville and Batavia had just completed for their website redesigns. Armor Technologies owner David Galica said his company has never completed a ...

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  16. Heun: Fondly remembering of Gross National ProductRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Daily Herald

    Guitarist Jim Freedlund, second from the left, and Gross National Product play at Kiss the Sky in Batavia in September 2014. Jim Freedlund has made his rounds for the Batavia post office since 1973, but he's been playing the guitar for much longer.

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  17. Presidents Day celebrations set in Batavia, GenevaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    BATAVIA – The Batavia Depot Museum will host a celebration to honor President's Day and President Abraham Lincoln's birthday from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Eastside Community Center, 14 N. Van Buren St., Batavia. The cost is $5 a person, and a paying adult must accompany children.

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  18. Youth theater group flies high with 'Aladdin'Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Daily Herald

    Discover "A Whole New World" of magic, mayhem and magic carpet rides when Spotlight Youth Theater Aurora stages Disney's "Aladdin Jr." at the Batavia Fine Arts Centre, 1201 Main St., Batavia. Public performances of the energetic musical begin Friday, Feb. 13, and run through Sunday, Feb. 22. Tickets are $10-$12.

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  19. Mr. Marmion competition coming upRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... McCullough of St. Charles, Henry Pierce of Aurora and Brendan Scanlan of Sugar Grove; and freshmen Ryan Conti of Batavia, Seth Groom of Batavia and Olatunji Osobamiro of Aurora. The proceeds will go to support the St. Baldrick's Foundation as well ...

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  20. Study recommends increasing Batavia water, sewer ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    BATAVIA – A water and sewer study the Batavia City Council had commissioned is recommending officials increase water and sewer rates over the next five years. Aldermen will review the results of the study at 7:30 p.m. today at its Committee of the Whole meeting at the Batavia Government Center, 100 N. Island Ave., Batavia.

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