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  • Parents of Geneva grads find support in creating gift boxes for daughters

    GENEVA – More than 1,000 miles separated Geneva High School alumna Emily Schmid from her friends and family for much of this academic year as she bega ...
    April 27, 2015 - 7:39 pm
  • League of Women Voters set for panel discussion on mental health

    ST. CHARLES – The League of Women Voters of Central Kane County will host a panel discussion on the Mental Health in Kane County from 7 to 8:45 p.m. T ...
    April 27, 2015 - 10:03 am
  • The Purple Store celebrating 8th anniversary in Kaneville

    KANEVILLE – Hill's Country Store – known as The Purple Store – is celebrating its eighth anniversary today, April 27, with free cake and ice cream, ra ...
    April 27, 2015 - 9:50 am
  • Fire causes $1M in damage to candle plant owned by PartyLite

    BATAVIA – PartyLite’s facility at 601 Kingsland Drive in Batavia was closed Monday as company officials assess the damage to the 500,000-square-foot b ...
    April 27, 2015 - 7:44 pm
  • No new record in kick scooter parade – except for having fun

    BATAVIA – Randy Simonian did not make his goal of setting a world record for the largest kick scooter parade on Saturday, but he said participants had ...
    April 27, 2015 - 6:48 pm
  • Books defeat badges at CASA charity basketball game

    BATAVIA – The return of an annual basketball game Saturday in Batavia ended with a victory for some teachers.
    April 27, 2015 - 6:42 pm
  • Firefighters extinguish fire at Batavia business

    BATAVIA – The Batavia Fire Department early Saturday night responded to a fire at a business on the city's east side, officials said.
    April 25, 2015 - 9:20 pm
  • Fire causes $1,500 in damages to garage in St. Charles Township

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A fire that caused an estimated $1,500 in damages to an attached garage Saturday morning remains under investigation, according ...
    April 27, 2015 - 6:42 pm
  • Elburn motorcycle enthusiast gets one last ride

    Kevin Knight didn't care what it took – when the weather improved, he wanted to take his 1977 Harley-Davidson Low Rider back out on the road.
    April 27, 2015 - 8:14 am
  • Face Time with Steve Zukowski

    Geneva resident Steve Zukowski, 39, was at Peck Farm Park with his son and daughter when he answered 12 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Bren ...
    April 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • See-Saw-A-Thon raises money for Thomas McBride Memorial Scholarship

    The annual 24-hour See-Saw-A-Thon raised money for the Thomas McBride Memorial Scholarship. The fundraiser, taking place outside BMO Harris Bank in do ...
    April 24, 2015 - 11:08 pm
  • Fox River fire district to vote on moratorium on spending Monday

    A fire district’s defeated referendum has led its trustees to consider measures to cut its bottom line, its board president said Friday.
    April 25, 2015 - 7:08 am
  • Geneva murder case returns to court May 26

    ST. CHARLES – The sentencing for a Geneva man convicted of murdering his wife has been pushed back to late May, according to court records.
    April 24, 2015 - 11:08 pm
  • Batavia police looking for witnesses to Friday morning crash

    BATAVIA – As Batavia police continue to investigate a two-vehicle crash that took place Friday morning at Route 31 and Fabyan Parkway, they are lookin ...
    April 25, 2015 - 7:10 am
  • Batavia, West Aurora school districts to see some state funding restored

    Batavia School District 101 and West Aurora School District 129 will see some state funding restored after the Illinois State Board of Education on Ap ...
    April 24, 2015 - 11:08 pm