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  • Anderson to host town hall in Batavia

    BATAVIA – Dennis Anderson, the Democratic challenger to incumbent U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Winfield, will host a town hall with voters from 7 to 8: ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 2:50 pm
  • No injuries in fire at tool coating business

    ST. CHARLES –  No one was injured in early morning fire Saturday, Oct. 18 at a company that creates coatings for tools, St. Charles fire officials sai ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 2:16 pm
  • Breast cancer walk draws supporters of all ages

    ST. CHARLES – Pink was the color of the day on Sunday, as hundreds of walkers came to Pottawatomie Park in Saint Charles to raise money for the Americ ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 2:24 pm
  • Couples reaffirm vows in ceremony at St. Charles church

    ST. CHARLES – Twenty-five years ago, Jay and Christine Fregeau were married by a judge, with a priest in attendance.
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 9:31 am
  • Face Time with Sean Keys

    St. Charles resident Sean Keys, 23, was at Scarecrow Fest in St. Charles when he answered 11 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory. ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • St. Charles wastewater treatment building open house set

    ST. CHARLES – Residents are invited to celebrate the completion of the new Biosolids and Operations Building at the Main Wastewater Treatment Plant in ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 12:06 am
  • Endorsement: Rauner for Illinois governor Illinois governor: Rauner

    Gov. Pat Quinn has had more than five years to guide Illinois toward a brighter fiscal future.Instea ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 12:05 am
  • Steel Beam Theatre receives donation

    St. Charles Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Stacey Ekstrom (far left) and St. Charles Chamber of Commerce business developer Laura Macklin Purdy ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • Pouley to become ‘rustic road’

    BLACKBERRY TOWNSHIP – Pouley Road is on the verge of becoming Kane County’s fourth rustic road, as two Kane County Board committees unanimously recomm ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:07 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • The passenger side sliding door window of a 2010 Toyota Sienna was reported shattered Friday, Oct. 3, while it was parked at the Metra station, 328 ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:12 pm
  • Fundraising continues for service dog training for boy with autism

    GENEVA – Fundraising to allow family members to travel to Ohio and stay for two weeks of service dog training for their son with autism is continuing, ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:06 pm
  • Estranged husband faces stalking charges

    GENEVA – A Wayne Township man was charged with felony stalking after police said he followed his estranged wife in a car, struck her car from the rear ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:10 pm
  • Mason challenges Roskam in 6th Congressional District

    Republican Peter Roskam said he wants another term in the U.S. House to continue the work he’s started to get the economy back on track. Democratic op ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:04 pm
  • County Board District 11 candidates discuss Settler’s Hill issues

    ST. CHARLES – Democrat Martha Hanna and Republican John Martin are seeking to fill the District 11 seat on the Kane County Board, facing each other in ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:03 pm
  • Good Natured: Surprise! That's a lizard

    Don’t you just love life’s little surprises? You reach in your coat pocket and find a forgotten $5 bill. Yay! You run into an old friend at the grocer ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:02 pm
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