Overcast
76°FOvercastFull Forecast

Features

  • Cadence, Northwestern merger begins Sept. 1

    The merger between Cadence Health and Northwestern Memorial HealthCare is finalized, the organizations announced today in a joint news release.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 1:24 pm
  • Sculpture in the Park

    To raise awareness of the sculptural arts and the beautiful parks in downtown St. Charles, St. Charles Park District and the St. Charles Park Foundati ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 8:40 am
  • Hultgren to host community leadership forum on health care at Elgin Community College

    ELGIN – U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Winfield, will host a Community Leadership Forum on health care from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, at Elg ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 5:35 pm
  • Good Natured: Chipmunks eat meat? The secret's out!

    Secret identities. Our popular culture is full of them.Daily Planet reporter Clark Kent takes off hi ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 9:19 pm
  • Learning to Grow: Time to invest in next year’s lawn

    With the long summer days waning, fresh tomatoes coming out of the garden (finally!) and the flowers looking exhausted from the summer weather, the bi ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 4:14 pm
  • Tales From The Motherhood: A closer look at T-shirt message

    "Break'n Ankles Shatter'n Dreams?" Really, Nike? I was school shopping with my kids last Sunday when ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 5:07 pm
  • Dental sealants provide barrier against cavities with Dr. Murphy

    Applied by your dentist, dental sealants are available for both adults and children, and act as a barrier to prevent cavities.
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 10:21 am
  • Cadence Health Foundation gives to Delnor, CDH hospitals

    GENEVA – The Cadence Health Foundation announced Wednesday it is funding more than $3.1 million in new equipment, system upgrades and expansion projec ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:09 pm
  • Donny and Marie to take Paramount stage

    Brother and sister duo Donny and Marie Osmond have been entertaining crowds for 50 years. They will ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 9:43 pm
  • A culinary mission: Gaetano’s Batavia restaurant features Italian fusion recipes

    BATAVIA – Above the doorway to Gaetano’s Batavia is scrolled the phrase “with respect to tradition.”
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 8:13 am
  • Drop-In Programs at Primrose Farm

    St. Charles Park District’s Primrose Farm offers children hands-on farm fun all year long. Program ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:55 am
  • Slice of Life: What it's like to be a volunteer at the Fox Valley Wildlife Center

    ELBURN – Amanda Tate gently held the baby gold finch as she squirted an electrolyte into its mouth with a syringe.
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • Good Natured: Grapevine beetles – what's not to love?

    Ah, babies. Dontcha just love ’em?Over the course of a year, hundreds of babies, and their parents ( ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 10:33 pm
  • Learning to Grow: Ornamental alliums – different, easy and inexpensive

    If you want something different, easy and inexpensive that will give your garden charm and distinction, think about planting ornamental alliums.
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 10:46 pm
  • Tales From the Motherhood: Life is about 'going with the flow'

    Sorry, coach, no can do. Daily soccer practice might have worked, this last week of summer, had we not already come down with last-week-of-summer-itis ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 2:43 pm
  • Watch Now

    Player embeded on all Kane County Chronicle instances for analytics purposes.

    Ice Bucket Challenge at Daddio's Diner

    More videos »