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  • Face Time with Sarah Marcheschi

    Geneva resident Sarah Marcheschi, 36, was at her garage sale in Geneva with her dog, George, when she answered 13 questions for the Kane County Chroni ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Geneva’s audit gets high marks for detail, transparency

    GENEVA – Aldermen acting as the committee of the whole Monday unanimously approved the comprehensive annual financial report for the year ending April ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 9:36 pm
  • Hultgren, Anderson divided on issues in 14th Congressional District race

    A Republican congressman said he is running for re-election to continue the work he’s started in Washington, D.C. His Democratic challenger seeks to c ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 10:32 am
  • Ground broken for new industrial building in North Aurora

    NORTH AURORA – Work is underway for a 429,000-square-foot industrial building on the village’s east side.
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 7:22 pm
  • Abandoned quarter horses in Hampshire finding new homes

    HAMPSHIRE – When Laure Hempe of Lake Zurich read the news of 75 abandoned horses in need of adoption, she knew she had to do something.
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 7:47 am
  • Geneva teen’s organization aims to ‘break the stigma of mental illness’

    GENEVA – Smiling teenagers crowded Flair on Third on Saturday afternoon in downtown Geneva, preparing makeup, hair and anything else that needed to be ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 7:53 am
  • St. Charles woman pleads guilty to DUI, letting son drive car

    A St. Charles woman accused last year of letting her 8-year-old son drive her vehicle has pleaded guilty to multiple charges stemming from that incide ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 8:03 pm
  • Zombie apocalypse event headed to Geneva

    GENEVA – A zombie apocalypse event is set for Saturday, Oct. 25, at Wheeler Park along Route 31 in Geneva. A less intense, family-friendly zombie obst ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 4:02 pm
  • Song debuted, yearlong campaign announced at Scarecrow Fest's closing ceremonies

    ST. CHARLES – Scarecrow Fest might be over, but the Year of the Scarecrow is only just beginning. Su ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 9:04 pm
  • Ferrets weasel their way into fans' hearts

    ST. CHARLES – Emmy Flinn cuddled Takashio, one of 10 ferrets she brought to the 26th Annual Greatest Ferret Show on Earth on Saturday.
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 7:57 pm
  • Face Time with Ryan Marcheschi

    Geneva resident Ryan Marcheschi, 29, was helping out at his sister’s garage sale in Geneva when he answered seven questions for the Kane County Chroni ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 12:30 am
  • Batavia police reports

    • Ashley M. Rodewald, 26, of the 700 block of Church Street, Batavia, was charged Wednesday, Oct. 8, with criminal damage to property.
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 12:18 am
  • West DuPage Cabinets and Granite opening showroom in Thomle building

    BATAVIA – West DuPage Cabinets and Granite is moving ahead with plans to open a retail showroom in the city-owned Thomle building at 2 E. Wilson St. i ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 12:14 am
  • Active River Project completes first phase

    ST. CHARLES – The initial phase of the Active River Project is complete with pledges of funding from various groups, according to a news release issue ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 12:14 am
  • Marklund 5K event to raise money for client services

    BLACKBERRY TOWNSHIP – Marklund at Mill Creek near Geneva is hosting its second annual Run, Walk and Roll 5K/1Mile event Oct. 26.
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 12:31 am
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