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  • Marmion-Rosary Jazz Combo receives 2nd place trophy at jazz fest

    The Marmion-Rosary Jazz Combo received a Class A second-place trophy and a first division rating with a score of 139 points at the North Shore Jazz Fe ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 10:13 pm
  • North Aurora police plans special patrols for Super Bowl weekend

    NORTH AURORA – North Aurora police will conduct special patrols this Super Bowl weekend to crack down on drivers impaired by alcohol and drugs, the de ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 10:38 pm
  • Jury convicts St. Charles Township man of weapons charges, aggravated assault

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A St. Charles Township man faces up to 10 years in prison after a jury on Wednesday convicted him of possessing a handgun and p ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 10:27 pm
  • Fox Valley Arts Hall of Fame announces 2016 inductees

    BATAVIA – Although he never met Margaret Hillis – a former music director for the Elgin Symphony Orchestra and the first woman to lead the Chicago Sym ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 4:51 pm
  • Teens face numerous additional charges in Campton Hills burglaries

    CAMPTON HILLS – The three teens accused of causing tens of thousands of dollars in damage to St. Charles Park District facilities now collectively fac ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 5:18 am
  • Say cheese! Batavia police seek man suspected of robbing photo booth

    BATAVIA – A man suspected of robbing a photo booth at Funway in Batavia neglected to consider one important detail – the potential of leaving behind p ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 5:17 am
  • Kayla Mickelsen: 'So proud' as 'Idol' run continues; local performances coming up

    GENEVA – Kayla Mickelsen is among the final 51 performers on "American Idol." Though the Geneva High School senior received little air time on Wednesd ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 10:29 am
  • Face Time with Ruthia Massie

    Aurora resident Ruthia Massie, 66, was at the Batavia Public Library when she answered nine questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.Au ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Dowd to return to lead Hesed House

    AURORA – Hesed House’s former Executive Director Ryan Dowd will return Monday to lead the comprehensive homeless shelter and resource center, official ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 10:40 pm
  • Geneva establishes $500 fee for historical landmark application

    GENEVA – Aldermen this week approved text amendments to the historic preservation ordinance to require a $500 fee for owners to apply for historic lan ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 10:20 pm
  • Ayala to be next Maple Park police chief

    MAPLE PARK – The Maple Park Village Board has unanimously approved the hiring of a new police chief to replace the retiring chief in May.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 11:24 am
  • St. Charles police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged w ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 10:35 pm
  • Northern Illinois Food Bank marks Canned Food Month

    GENEVA – February is Canned Food Month, and Northern Illinois Food Bank is marking the occasion.Nort ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 5:25 pm
  • Chair-ity event returns to St. Charles for second year

    ST. CHARLES – The Downtown St. Charles Partnership is bringing back its Chair-ity event for a second year – with some changes.
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 4:50 pm
  • New development director at TriCity Family Services

    ST. CHARLES – TriCity Family Services in Geneva announced Kathleen Hausmann as its new director of development, according to a news release.
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 8:33 pm