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  • Joliet officer with a knack for catching bad guys retires

    JOLIET – “I am a great believer in luck. The harder I work, the more of it I seem to have,” Coleman Cox wrote in 1922.
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 10:34 pm
  • Upgrades ahead for Kaneland student information system

    SUGAR GROVE – Students and parents in Kaneland School District 302 will see changes in the district’s Web-based student information system, which will ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 10:08 pm
  • Batavia weighing whether to join STEM school

    BATAVIA – Batavia School Board members are set to vote Feb. 24 on whether Batavia School District 101 should become a part of the John C. Dunham STEM ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 10:01 pm
  • Batavia consultant Aiston pleads guilty to DUI

    Batavia Economic Development Consultant Chris Aiston on Thursday pleaded guilty to an amended count of driving under the influence of alcohol, a misde ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 10:01 pm
  • Experts ‘cautiously optimistic’ at 2015 Economic Forecast

    ST. CHARLES – Business and city leaders in Kane County on Thursday said there were a number of indicators that showed positive signs for the economy i ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 9:58 pm
  • Rosary Booster Club to raise funds at 35th annual Super Bowl event

    Mary Lou Kunold said a November call to her phone went something like this: “We’re by the outlet mal ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 10:48 pm
  • Judge orders primary election in Campton Hills

    A Kane County judge on Thursday cleared a path for six Campton Hills candidates, including two write-in candidates, to be part of a Feb. 24 primary el ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 7:03 pm
  • Heavy traffic expected for George Kramer's funeral

    BATAVIA – Kane County Sheriff's Office officials have issued a traffic alert for Saturday morning in the Batavia area because of funeral services plan ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 5:26 pm
  • Mooseheart: Record number of visitors for holiday light show

    The 2014 Mooseheart Holiday Lights Show set a record for the number of visitors to view the lights displays, according to a news release. The show, wh ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 2:25 pm
  • South Elgin woman guilty in heroin death

    A 25-year-old South Elgin woman was convicted by a jury Wednesday of drug-induced homicide, a Class X felony, according to a news release issued by th ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 10:11 pm
  • Kaneland candidates forum event set for Feb. 19

    SUGAR GROVE – Candidates vying for seats on the Kaneland School District 302 Board will be invited to a candidates forum, set for 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 12:47 pm
  • 5 homework tips for parents

    Sometimes the best help is no help at all, according to education experts, referring to how parents can help their children succeed with homework.
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 11:47 am
  • Lucky Day Lotto ticket worth $650,000 sold in Aurora

    AURORA – A store in Aurora sold a Lucky Day Lotto ticket worth $650,000, as it matched the numbers from the evening drawing on Wednesday, Jan. 28.
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 10:04 am
  • Chit Chat: Batavia resident Laura Cianci pens first book

    BATAVIA – The storyline of “Silent Witnesses” – Batavia resident Laura Cianci’s first book – revolves around former FBI agent Alex Hayden, who – whi ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Face Time with Pratik Soni

    Bartlett resident Pratik Soni, 23, was at Delectable Vapors in St. Charles when he answered 11 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 5:30 am
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