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  • Star-studded night at benefit at Oscar Swan Country Inn in Geneva

    GENEVA – Hotel Baker owner Rowena Salas said she was honored that celebrity Jenny McCarthy and singer/actor Donnie Wahlberg picked the St. Charles hot ...
    NEW: Aug. 28, 2015 - 9:55 pm
  • LivingWell to celebrate 10 years

    GENEVA – LivingWell Cancer Resource Center in Geneva will mark its 10th anniversary Tuesday with a celebration including its volunteers, affiliated ph ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 8:42 pm
  • Geneva man charged with aggravated domestic battery

    GENEVA – A Geneva man is being held on $30,000 bond in the Kane County Jail on a charge of aggravated domestic battery – a felony – records show.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 8:14 pm
  • Adults, juvenile charged in 'one-night crime spree' in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – A “one-night crime spree” on the city’s southeast side in June has resulted in multiple felony charges against a juvenile and two men, S ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 8:13 pm
  • Batavia to revisit all-day kindergarten

    BATAVIA – Batavia School District 101 Chief Academic Officer Brad Newkirk will look at the cost of reinstituting all-day kindergarten within the distr ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 8:12 pm
  • Good Natured: Snakes – even venomous ones – have important jobs to do

    Maybe you’ve heard, a snake caused quite a stir in the Tri-Cities this past week.After a lead story ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 8:11 pm
  • McMahon seeks 2nd term as Kane County state’s attorney

    Kane County State’s Attorney Joe McMahon hopes he can continue doing a job he loves.And so this week ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 7:43 pm
  • League, new group seek more support for mental health services

    One of the issues the League of Women Voters of Central Kane County focuses on is access to mental health services, as the county itself has no specif ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 7:29 pm
  • A closer look: Advocates aim to keep mentally ill out of jail

    The Kane County Treatment Alternative Court is in session from 2:30 to 4 p.m. every Wednesday in Associate Judge T. Clint Hull’s courtroom, 311.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 7:30 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • A radar detector valued at $550 was reported stolen Saturday, Aug. 8, from an unlocked 2014 Chevrolet Suburban in the driveway of a house in the 800 ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 7:32 pm
  • Ex-St. Charles North staffer pleads not guilty in sex assault

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A former St. Charles North High School dean’s assistant accused of sexually assaulting a minor-age student of the school pleade ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 7:28 pm
  • Learning to Grow: Keeping plants under control

    Every gardener has fought a battle of some kind with a spreading plant and lost. Some plants just spread; it’s what they do. Even some of our traditio ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 5:07 pm
  • Block Party Taste of Batavia festival set

    BATAVIA – The annual Block Party Taste of Batavia is back from 4 to 9 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 6.The event ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 1:19 pm
  • Books Between Bites schedule announced in Batavia

    BATAVIA – Batavia's monthly noontime book program, Books Between Bites, announces its 29th season, to begin Thursday, Sept. 17. The series is held fro ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 11:13 am
  • Face Time with Victor Sadauskas

    Peoria resident Victor Sadauskas, 24, was at Island Park in Geneva when he answered 10 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 10:14 pm