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  • Joan Knows: Time to say happy New Year a little early

    Ask any educator and you will likely hear about how September brings refreshing new beginnings. For most students at any level it’s a time for resolut ...
    Sept. 18, 2016 - 5:14 pm
  • Campus Notes

    Jack Tamplin of Batavia has recently become recognized as a member of Sigma Alpha Lambda, a national leadership and honors organization at the Univers ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 10:25 am
  • Local children sell lemonade to benefit The Ocean Foundation

    BATAVIA – Four local children held a lemonade sale at different parks in Batavia on Sept. 1 and 2, during their last week of summer vacation, to benef ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 6:27 am
  • Herrmann earns spot in Illinois 4-H Hall of Fame

    BATAVIA – Anne Herrmann of Batavia was one of 74 new members inducted into the Illinois 4-H Hall of Fame this year, according to a news release.
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 4:56 pm
  • Local youth receive honors at Illinois State Fair Junior Horse Show

    KANE COUNTY – The following Kane County 4-H members earned ribbons and honors in the Illinois State Fair Junior Horse Show this summer:
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 9:45 am
  • Campus Notes

    Colgate UniversitySt. Charles East High School graduate Emma Johnson, a biochemistry major in the Co ...
    Sept. 4, 2016 - 6:00 am
  • Joan Knows: Bad luck comes in bunches

    Bad luck!Have I offended one of you? A voodoo curse? Broken mirror? (At this rate, it must have been ...
    Sept. 3, 2016 - 3:00 am
  • Nonprofits benefit from Ducky Derby in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – About 5,000 ducks raced for charity during the Aug. 28 Fox Valley Ducky Derby at Otter Cove Aquatic Park in St. Charles, according to a ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 10:21 am
  • St. Charles, Batavia students win scholarships

    Keeley Flanigan of St. Charles and Christopher Schmidt of Batavia were among 53 area students to receive 2016 DCFS scholarships.
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 7:10 am
  • Campus Notes

    Azusa Pacific UniversitySt. Charles resident and Azusa Pacific University student Claire Bultema mad ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 9:34 am
  • Face Time with Heather Stockhausen

    Heather Stockhausen of Geneva was in downtown Elburn when she answered questions for News Editor Tarah Thorne.
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 10:34 am
  • Face Time with Scott Turyna, Jr.

    Elburn resident Scott Turyna, Jr., 37, was in Geneva when he answered questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.
    Oct. 5, 2016 - 9:00 pm
  • Face Time with Karen Witek

    Geneva resident Karen Witek, 54, was in Geneva when she answered questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 12:33 pm
  • Face Time with Daisy Corpus

    Daisy Corpus, 21, of Aurora was at the Sugar Grove Public Library when she answered Face Time questions for News Editor Tarah Thorne.
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 9:23 am
  • Face Time with Lisa Turyna

    Elburn resident Lisa Turyna, 33, was in Geneva with her son Miles and twin baby daughters Lucy and Lily when she answered questions for the Kane Count ...
    Sept. 20, 2016 - 7:30 am
  • Face Time with Diane Markowski

    Elgin resident Diane Markowski, 60, was working at St. Charles East High School when she answered questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Ashley Slo ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 9:42 am
  • Face Time with Willie Boyd

    Willie Boyd, 25, of Carol Stream was working at Ream's Meat Market when he answered some FaceTime questions for news editor Tarah Thorne.
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 9:24 am
  • Face Time with Tara Addelia

    Geneva resident Tara Addelia, 48, was in Geneva when she answered questions for the Kane County Chronicle's Brenda Schory.
    Sept. 12, 2016 - 2:04 pm
  • Face Time with Amanda Tate

    Amanda Tate, 20, of the Sugar Grove Public Library, answered questions for the Sugar Grove Herald’s Tarah Thorne while she was working at the library.
    Sept. 8, 2016 - 8:57 am
  • Face Time with Louise Anderson

    St. Charles resident Louise Anderson, 67, was in Geneva when she answered questions for the Kane County Chronicle's Brenda Schory.
    Sept. 5, 2016 - 5:30 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    • Criminal damage to property more than $300 was reported Oct. 12 at Royal Hawk Golf Course, 05N748 Burr Road, St. Charles. A sheriff's report stated ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 3:43 pm
  • Kane County state's attorney pursues funding for crisis intervention training

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Joined by advocates of programs that help people with mental health issues receive the care they need to escape a cycle of repe ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 4:15 pm
  • Elburn police reports

    • Brittan K. Boyles, 19, of the 900 block of Citizen Avenue, Elburn, was charged Oct. 2 with DUI of alcohol, DUI of a combination of drugs and alcohol ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 10:31 am
  • Batavia police reports

    • Aaron P. Snyder, 26, of the 400 block of North Charles Street, Cortland, was charged Oct. 6 with driving with a suspended license and no vehicle ins ...
    Oct. 16, 2016 - 10:00 am
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    • Theft under $300 was reported Sept. 30 in the 34W600 block of Roosevelt Road, St. Charles. A sheriff's report stated a recycling container was stole ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 4:58 pm
  • Batavia Police Chief Gary Schira to retire

    BATAVIA – Gary Schira, Batavia's police chief, will retire after 11 years on the job. Schira, 66, s ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 11:32 am
  • Two Batavia children hurt in fatal Aurora crash

    Aurora police have announced seven felony charges against a 25-year-old Aurora man in connection with an alleged DUI crash that claimed the life of a ...
    Oct. 10, 2016 - 5:57 pm
  • Sugar Grove police reports

    • Margret Olsen, 21, of the 600 block of Kensington Place, Aurora, was charged Sept. 24 with possession of drug paraphernalia.
    Oct. 10, 2016 - 4:24 pm
  • Batavia police reports

    • An IRS phone scam was reported Sept. 29 in the 500 block of North Washington Avenue, Batavia. • J ...
    Oct. 10, 2016 - 11:12 am
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    • Burglary from a motor vehicle was reported Sept. 25 in the 42W400 block of Kedeka Road, Sugar Grove. A sheriffs' report stated the car was unlocked ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 2:18 pm
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