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  • St. Charles rededicates Civil War training site

    ST. CHARLES – As a ceremony began Saturday to rededicate the southern portion of Langum Park as Camp Kane, Capt. Jeff Johnson of the 8th Illinois Calv ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 4:54 pm
  • Shoppers scoop up bargains early at St. Peter Barn Sale

    ST. CHARLES – Arriving at the St. Peter Barn Sale an hour after it starts is apparently not early enough.
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 3:11 pm
  • Face Time with Bob Johnson

    Batavia resident Bob Johnson, 60, was participating at a Civil War re-enactment in Batavia when he answered 12 questions for the Kane County Chronicle ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • September 20 correction

    Because of information provided to the Kane County Chronicle, it was reported on page 9 of the Sept. 16 edition that an ordinance violation against a ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:11 pm
  • North Aurora church to offer Spanish worship services

    NORTH AURORA – Starting Sunday, a church will offer a Spanish-language worship service at Cornerstone Community Baptist Church, 307 Banbury Road in No ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:46 pm
  • Ex-owner of traveling zoo sued in case involving horses

    By BRENDA SCHORY - bschory@shawmedia.comST. CHARLES – The former owner of a petting zoo, who previou ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:46 pm
  • Police: Man in standoff had been drinking

    GENEVA – A 66-year-old Geneva man, who had a 90-minute standoff with Geneva police officers and the Kane County SWAT team earlier this month, had been ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:42 pm
  • St. Charles Youth Commission seeks Challenge Grant applicants

    ST. CHARLES – The city of St. Charles Youth Commission once again is accepting applications for its annual “Challenge Grant” Program, St. Charles poli ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:41 pm
  • North Aurora resident charged with identity theft

    NORTH AURORA – A North Aurora man has been charged with identity theft in North Aurora and Sugar Grove.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:38 pm
  • Batavia police reports

    • Someone on Wednesday, Sept. 17, painted graffiti on the side of a Batavia Park District bridge in the 800 block of Cleveland Avenue.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:38 pm
  • Fox River and Countryside officials dedicate new station

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Fox River and Countryside Fire/Rescue District officials on Friday found themselves at what Chief Greg Benson described as a “p ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:35 pm
  • King facing murder charges in death of wife

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Shadwick King was indicted this week by a Kane County grand jury on two felony counts of murder in the death of his wife.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:35 pm
  • Good Natured: American dipper, icon of western streams

    I would wager that most folks have heard of the Big Dipper, the famous constellation. Shoot, even astro know-nothings like me can point it out in the ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:34 pm
  • Homecoming parades return to ‘heart of St. Charles’ after 3 years on other route

    ST. CHARLES – “Maybe this year” has been Austin Winquist’s motto about the St. Charles East Homecoming Parade for the past three years.
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 9:36 am
  • Learning to Grow: Perennials to welcome fall

    I am terrible at saying goodbye. In fact, embracing change in general can be a bit of a challenge for me.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:45 pm
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