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  • Fox and the Turkey Races set for Thursday in Batavia

    BATAVIA – Houston Street will be closed Thursday from North Island Avenue to Route 31 in downtown Batavia for The Fox and The Turkey Races, according ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • The Salvation Army mission: Meet all needs

    ST. CHARLES – There’s bingo on Tuesday and Thursday, an after-school program every day – as well as Golden Diners lunch for seniors – line dancing on ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 8:17 am
  • Christmastime at the Fine Line event set

    ST. CHARLES – The Christmastime at the Fine Line Show and Sale will take place from Dec. 4 to 12 at 37W570 Bolcum Road, St. Charles. This annual jurie ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:21 pm
  • Kane County incumbents, challengers begin filing for 2016 primary

    Several incumbents and repeat challengers on Monday filed to run for various public offices in the March 15 general primary election, according to pap ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 8:18 am
  • ZBA denies appeal claiming county didn’t follow its own zoning rules

    GENEVA – The Kane County Zoning Board of Appeals Monday voted unanimously to deny an appeal of what county zoning ordinances should apply to a petitio ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:00 pm
  • Gaffney resigns from Fox River fire district

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A month ago, the Fox River and Countryside Fire/Rescue District Board accepted Jim Gaffney’s resignation as president.
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 8:18 am
  • St. Charles police to boost enforcement for holiday traffic

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Police Department is making traffic safety a priority this week.Office ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:06 pm
  • St. Charles businesses pass tobacco checks

    ST. CHARLES – Nearly three dozen businesses in St. Charles last week passed a round of checks ensuring they follow the rules regarding tobacco sales, ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 4:40 pm
  • Sound Off: Shape up, sport

    The following is what our readers sounded off about this week: Shape up, sport I’d like to respond ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 8:10 am
  • Batavia High School named 2016 GRAMMY Signature Schools Semifinalist

    BATAVIA – A Batavia school once again joined an elite list of schools recognized by the GRAMMY Foundation.
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:34 pm
  • Snow totals rank among highest ever in November

    According to the National Weather Service, the snowstorm that took place over the weekend was notable for several reasons.
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:35 pm
  • Snow in Kane County: 6 photos

    Highlights from the weekend snow in Kane County. ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 8:01 am
  • Kane County shovels out from 1st snow of the season

    With the first snowfall of the season immersing the Fox Valley in a blanket of heavy, wet snow from Friday to Saturday, local residents were taking th ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 7:58 am
  • Face Time with Sue Webb

    St. Charles resident Sue Webb, 55, was working at Royal Builders in St. Charles when she answered nine questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brend ...
    Nov. 21, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • St. Charles welcomes Button Man Shipping, Printing and Mailboxes

    St. Charles Chamber of Commerce and city of St. Charles officials join in a ribbon cutting at Button Man Shipping, Printing and Mailboxes, located at ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 10:27 pm