Aimee Barrows, Shaw Local

Aimee Barrows

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Recent articles by Aimee:

First snowfall of the season comes tonight in Kane County making for a sloppy morning commute

The Tri-Cities could see about an inch of snow by Tuesday morning, making for a slick commute. → Read More

Funerals set for siblings killed in Halloween car crash in Campton Township

Grace, 20, and Emil, 19, Diewald will be remembered in a celebration of life on Friday, Nov. 11, followed by a memorial service Nov. 12 at an Elburn church. → Read More

Trick-or-treat hours, Halloween activities in Kane County communities

Halloween is Monday, Oct. 31, and municipalities have set Trick or Treat hours. → Read More

Elburn Parks Commission cancels ‘Movies in the Park’ series

The program was scrapped after two years due to low attendance. → Read More

Elburn Lions Club looking for boys who vandalized park over Labor Day weekend

The Elburn Lions Club is looking for four boys who vandalized Elburn Lions Park on Saturday night. → Read More

Masks not required in school buildings, buses, under Kane Health Dept’s latest COVID-19 guidance

Kane County districts will follow the health department's guidance for the upcoming school year. → Read More

Sugar Grove Corn Boil returns this week after 2-year hiatus

This week marks the return of the popular summer event, which was canceled in 2020 and 2021 due to the pandemic. → Read More

Kane County residents sound off on how they’re coping with record-high inflation

Inflation hit a 40-year high in June, with the Consumer Price Index hitting 9.1% over last year. → Read More

Kane Sheriff’s Office training sessions teach residents how to survive active shooting event

The free sessions are held on Tuesday nights and are open to the public. Registration is required. → Read More

New survey open for Sugar Grove residents to sound off on village’s new comprehensive plan

An online survey will be open until July 22. → Read More

Kaneland High School roof damaged from storms

The high school campus is expected to reopen on Monday, July 11. → Read More

Breaking: St. Charles cancels firework show, concert

The decision to cancel was made "out of an abundance of caution." → Read More

Rally against gun violence scheduled for Saturday in Geneva

'Enough is Enough' rally begins at noon in front of the old Kane County Courthouse in Geneva. → Read More

Rally planned in Batavia to support transgender students, urge district action on equity, diversity

The rally is scheduled for 6 p.m. in front of Rotolo Middle School, before the 7 p.m. school board meeting. → Read More

Breaking: Building on fire at Pheasant Run in St. Charles

Large plumes of black smoke over the campus of the former Pheasant Run resort on Route 64 → Read More

‘Unprecedented’ baby formula shortage hits Kane County, northern Illinois families

Some area stores are limiting how much customers can buy and some are reselling formula online for a profit. → Read More

Pal Joey’s Restaurant moving back to downtown Batavia

The restaurant will close its current location on Main Street and Randall Road on May 19. → Read More

Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital celebrates volunteers during National Volunteer Week

Many hospital volunteers are still returning to their posts after the pandemic forced them to take a hiatus. → Read More

Breaking: St. Charles D303 announces new superintendent

Paul Gordon will take over for outgoing Superintendent Jason Pearson on July 1, 2022. → Read More

Here are the latest numbers of COVID-19 cases in local school districts

An update of the most recent COVID-19 dashboards of Kane school districts. → Read More