Government

  • Three Geneva officers honored

    GENEVA – Three Geneva police officers were honored Monday at the City Council meeting for going above and beyond the call of duty, officials said.
    April 10, 2014 - 8:24 am
  • First Street project denied extension

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles City Council on Monday did not grant any extensions on the ongoing third phase of the First Street Redevelopment project ...
    April 9, 2014 - 12:34 pm
  • Geneva Library Board cited in open meetings violation

    GENEVA – The Geneva Library Board violated the Open Meetings Act last fall when it went into closed session under an exemption for pending litigation ...
    April 9, 2014 - 3:01 pm
  • Training needs: New firearms range planned for Kane County Sheriff's Office

    Kane County Sheriff Pat Perez – who leads a department with more than 200 personnel needing firearms training – said it didn’t matter to him if a new ...
    April 9, 2014 - 12:34 pm
  • Quinn stresses plans for student aid expansion

    DeKALB – Adrianna Carr has dreams of working in public relations for a company like Disney, which she said wouldn’t be possible without state tuition ...
    April 3, 2014 - 10:22 pm
  • Quinn's running mate criticizes Rauner's financial plan

    GENEVA – Gov. Pat Quinn's running mate Thursday criticized Republican challenger Bruce Rauner's plan to roll back state income tax rates during a news ...
    April 3, 2014 - 10:09 pm
  • Randall, Kirk roads targeted for safety improvements

    GENEVA – Kane County’s plans to make a stretch of Randall Road and a spot on Kirk Road safer should be one step closer to fruition next week.
    April 9, 2014 - 12:37 pm
  • Kane County Board to consider 5 percent raises

    GENEVA – The Kane County Board should decide next week if nine directors will receive 5 percent raises.
    April 8, 2014 - 4:25 pm
  • Maple Park Village Board approves rezoning over residents’ opposition

    MAPLE PARK – The Maple Park Village Board on Tuesday approved a proposed rezoning for a business despite multiple residents repeatedly opposing the pl ...
    April 2, 2014 - 7:28 am
  • Report: Campton Hills among safest communities in Illinois

    CAMPTON HILLS – Campton Hills ranks among the top five safest cities in Illinois, according to a SafeWise report.
    April 2, 2014 - 10:43 am
  • Geneva library seeks company to do community survey

    GENEVA – Officials from the Geneva Public Library want the community to be surveyed on its satisfaction with the library.
    April 9, 2014 - 2:56 pm
  • Clerk’s office disputes teen voting snag

    GENEVA – Kane County Clerk Jack Cunningham is disputing a complaint that a 17-year-old almost did not get registered to vote, despite having proper id ...
    March 28, 2014 - 10:41 pm
  • Five percent raises on track to County Board consideration

    GENEVA – A subject that once sparked discussion at Kane County Board committee meetings has, in recent weeks, been moved up the chain of approval with ...
    March 28, 2014 - 5:15 pm
  • Batavia music program earns national honor

    BATAVIA – Lisa Hatfield said she was feeling pretty good about being part of the Batavia School District 101 music program when she decided to move fo ...
    March 28, 2014 - 7:46 am
  • Village Hall Open House set in Campton Hills

    CAMPTON HILLS – The village of Campton Hills has planned a Village Hall Open House event from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 12, at its new 7,600-squ ...
    March 27, 2014 - 1:14 pm
  • Watch Now

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

    Jan Schlictmann at a Geneva law firm.

    More videos »