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  • Batavia School Board approves support staff contract

    BATAVIA – Support staff members at Batavia School District 101 have a new four-year contract.Batavia ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 9:05 pm
  • Geneva District 304 approves $100.3M budget

    GENEVA – The Geneva School District 304 Board this week unanimously approved its 2014-15 budget of $100.3 million in expenditures and $95.5 million in ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 9:03 pm
  • Search for Kaneland interim superintendent renewed

    MAPLE PARK – The search for an interim superintendent will be renewed at Kaneland School District 302, and a special board meeting is set for 6 p.m. T ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 9:19 am
  • Batavia alderman to undergo heart surgery

    BATAVIA – Third Ward Alderman Dan Chanzit said he will not be able to physically attend any Batavia City Council meetings for the next few months beca ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 11:14 am
  • Geneva man’s murder case back in court next week

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A Kane County judge on Wednesday continued to take a substitution of judge request under advisement in a Geneva man’s murder ca ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 9:01 pm
  • Kane County's $2M budget gap narrows to $800,000

    GENEVA – Kane County officials have a three-week deadline to make about $800,000 in cuts from next year’s proposed general fund budget, Executive Fina ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 6:46 pm
  • 'It could have been way worse': No injuries in St. Charles house fire

    ST. CHARLES – Barefoot, Mary Popiel on Wednesday afternoon stood outside her St. Charles home, which just moments before had been on fire.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 9:57 pm
  • Johnny Rivers to perform hits at the Arcada Theatre

    Johnny Rivers’ distinct guitar playing on the song “Secret Agent Man” helped make the song a hit. Ri ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 4:52 pm
  • Cadence, Northwestern merger begins Sept. 1

    The merger between Cadence Health and Northwestern Memorial HealthCare is finalized, the organizations announced today in a joint news release.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 9:02 pm
  • St. Charles backyard chicken coop catches fire; house damaged

    ST. CHARLES – A house on the city's south side sustained damage Wednesday when a backyard chicken coop caught fire, St. Charles Fire Chief Joe Schelst ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 1:08 pm
  • Search for Kaneland interim superintendent renewed

    MAPLE PARK – The search for an interim superintendent has been renewed at Kaneland School District 302, and a special board meeting is set for 6 p.m. ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 10:10 am
  • The Office owner plans to reopen soon after fire

    ST. CHARLES – A fire early Wednesday morning left The Office Dining & Spirits uninhabitable for the time being, but owner Sean Williams said he hopes ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 9:18 am
  • Face Time with Kirsten Becker

    DeKalb resident Kirsten Becker, 52, was at the Festival of the Horse and Drum when she answered 10 questions for the Kane County Chronicle's Brenda Sc ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Batavia School District 101 unveils recognition program

    Batavia Public School District 101 and the Batavia Foundation for Educational Excellence on Tuesday announced a new BPS Hall of Honor recognition prog ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:52 pm
  • Batavia School Board continues to refine list of referendum projects

    BATAVIA – Batavia School Board members continue to hash out what specific projects would be funded if voters in November approve the district’s plan t ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 8:20 am
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