News

  • Former alderman gets warning in crash

    GENEVA – Former 3rd Ward Alderman Ray Pawlak received a written warning notice for failure to yield in an intersection after a crash, police reports s ...
    NEW: April 18, 2014 - 11:28 pm
  • Man gets jail time, probation for St. Charles struggle

    A Zion man who wielded a knife during a February struggle between two St. Charles sisters must go to jail, according to Kane County court records.
    NEW: April 18, 2014 - 11:28 pm
  • Batavia man pleads guilty to theft, gets prison time

    A Batavia man who pleaded guilty to theft this month must serve 30 months in the Department of Corrections, according to Kane County court records.
    NEW: April 18, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • Probation for Geneva man possessing pot

    A Geneva man caught with 69 marijuana plants on his property last year has pleaded guilty, according to Kane County court records.
    NEW: April 18, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Tires on multiple cars in Geneva reported slashed

    GENEVA – Five cars had tires slashed and a sixth had its driver’s seat slashed on April 10, according to police reports.
    NEW: April 18, 2014 - 11:24 pm
  • Council to vote on firm’s 1st floor presence

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles City Council on Monday will consider a resolution denying a business a first-floor space downtown.
    NEW: April 18, 2014 - 11:24 pm
  • Boy’s wish comes true in Belize

    ST. CHARLES – A 12-year-old St. Charles boy saw Mayan ruins up close in Belize this year, thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Illinois.
    NEW: April 18, 2014 - 11:16 pm
  • Geneva blotter police reports

    • Two garages and two fences were reportedly tagged by spray paint Monday, April 14: two in the 600 block of Anderson Boulevard, and two in the 700 bl ...
    NEW: April 18, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Correction

    • Due to incorrect information provided to the Kane County Chronicle, a brief that has been published in the paper included an error. Those who would ...
    NEW: April 18, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • St. Charles names pick for new public works director

    ST. CHARLES – Peter Suhr – the city employee who has served as interim public works director for the last nine months – likely has the job permanently ...
    April 18, 2014 - 4:54 pm
  • Woman charged with prostitution in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – A 47-year-old woman has been charged with prostitution in St. Charles, city police said Friday in a news release.
    April 18, 2014 - 2:33 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff’s Office police reports

    • A hit-and-run accident was reported Monday, April 14, at Randall and Crane roads in St. Charles Township. A 2012 Toyota Prius was reportedly rear-en ...
    April 17, 2014 - 10:40 pm
  • Arts organization will network next month during St. Charles conference

    ST. CHARLES – The arts will take center stage May 3 in downtown St. Charles as the Chicago Suburban Arts Conference unfolds.
    April 17, 2014 - 10:37 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Joshua Alec Love, 20, of the 100 block of Walnut Drive, St. Charles, was arrested Monday, April 14, on a St. Charles warrant for failing to appear i ...
    April 17, 2014 - 10:40 pm
  • Roof project highlights need for county facilities plan

    GENEVA – Kane County leaders need to better determine what they want to do regarding facility improvements.
    April 17, 2014 - 10:35 pm
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