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  • Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka dies at 70

    Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka died early Wednesday of complications from a stroke suffered on Tuesday, according to spokesman Brad Hahn.
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 10:35 am
  • From the archives: Judy Topinka, award-winning journalist

    Note to readers: Before embarking on a political career, Judy Baar Topinka was a journalist in the western suburbs at a precursor of Suburban Life Med ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 6:19 pm
  • Officials react to the passing of Judy Baar Topinka

    Local and state officials are sharing their thoughts and feelings today upon hearing about the passing of Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka:
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 12:19 pm
  • Face Time with Laurie Milbourn

    St. Charles resident Laurie Milbourn was at the St. Charles Chamber of Commerce holiday party at the Dunham Woods Riding Club when she answered 12 que ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Batavia recommends approval of second extension for Walgreens project

    BATAVIA – Batavia aldermen at Tuesday’s Committee of the Whole meeting recommended approval of a second extension of the redevelopment agreement for ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 9:31 pm
  • Second lawsuit filed in 2012 fatal Campton Hills crash

    A former Elburn woman who was injured in a fatal 2012 head-on Campton Hills crash has sued the estate of a Wisconsin woman who died in the crash, as w ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 7:53 pm
  • ‘Deep cleaning’ planned for Kaneland schools in light of recent flu concerns

    “Deep cleaning” of all schools in Kaneland School District 302 was to take place Tuesday night after students and staff members had experienced flu sy ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 6:40 am
  • Elburn police reports

    • A Christmas light projector valued at $100 was reported stolen Friday, Nov. 28, from the 400 block of East Reader Street, Elburn.
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 7:51 pm
  • Sugar Grove police reports

    • A resident of the 700 block of Evergreen Lane, Sugar Grove, reported Tuesday, Nov. 11, that for the past three weeks he had been getting calls about ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 7:51 pm
  • Sugar Grove residents to see increase in taxes next year

    SUGAR GROVE – Residents will see their village property taxes increase by an average of $7.30 next year as the result of a $1.54 million tax levy tha ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 7:41 pm
  • Thanksgiving Eve operation nets 7 drunken driving arrests

    ST. CHARLES – Kane County’s Thanksgiving Eve no-refusal operation resulted in seven drunken driving arrests.
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 7:40 pm
  • Ribbon cut to Healing Space in St. Charles

    St. Charles Chamber of Commerce officials join in cutting the ribbon to Healing Space, LLC, a health and wellness center at 2075 Foxfield Road, Suite ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 7:39 pm
  • Correction

    On page 10 of the Tuesday, Dec. 9 edition of the Kane County Chronicle, the name of a candidate whose nominating petitions were challenged was wrong, ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 7:38 pm
  • Longtime Methodist pastor Larry Hilkemann dies at 71

    GENEVA – Larry Hilkemann spent 45 years in ministry in the United Methodist Church. Even after he retired, he still served congregations, said the Rev ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 7:32 pm
  • Forest Preserve Commission elects new leader

    GENEVA – For the first time in 12 years, the Kane County Forest Preserve Commission has a new leader.
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 6:37 am
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