News

  • Fermilab to present high school career expo

    BATAVIA – Local high school students can gain more knowledge about a variety of careers at Fermilab’s seventh annual Science, Technology, Engineering ...
    April 18, 2014 - 7:15 am
  • McConnaughay opposes making income tax hike permanent

    State Sen. Karen McConnaughay is voicing her opposition to a proposal by Gov. Pat Quinn to make permanent an income tax increase that expires at year’ ...
    April 17, 2014 - 10:33 pm
  • St. Charles North grad dies in Missouri crash‘He was always a good kid’

    Kyle Ryder Slinker was slightly built when he was a freshman at St. Charles North, 5-foot-4 and barely 100 pounds, his family said.
    April 17, 2014 - 10:53 pm
  • Face Time with Maria Malayter

    Aurora resident Maria Malayter 46, was on her way to Geneva’s 60 Men Who Cook fundraiser in St. Charles when she answered 11 questions for the Kane Co ...
    April 17, 2014 - 10:32 pm
  • Suburban GOP senators call for Dems to ‘look in the mirror’ over spending, taxes

    Several Republican suburban senators gave some insight into the conversation they will be bringing to Springfield and the 2014 election cycle when the ...
    April 18, 2014 - 7:14 am
  • Dress, flowers, hair – all part of the prom experience

    Batavia parent Michelle Rush describes her two daughters’ prom nights as a highlight of their high school years. She remembers that they looked beauti ...
    April 18, 2014 - 7:13 am
  • Middle-school students receive writing awards

    Eighteen students from Tri City middle schools received medals and certificates of honor for original fiction, non-fiction and poetry from the America ...
    April 17, 2014 - 5:23 pm
  • Batavia High School students learn complications of money, budgeting

    BATAVIA – More than 120 students from Batavia High School learned the complications of household budgets during a recent “Mad City Money” program faci ...
    April 17, 2014 - 5:20 pm
  • Sixty Men Who Cook contestant Matthew Hart takes Best of Show award for second year

    Local community celebrity chefs volunteered their time and talent to the 60 Men Who Cook competition ...
    April 17, 2014 - 5:17 pm
  • Judge issues gag order in Fiebelkorn case

    ST. CHARLES – A petting zoo owner charged with animal cruelty and neglect of 94 sick and starved animals won a partial victory in court Thursday when ...
    April 17, 2014 - 10:56 pm
  • Former carnival worker sentenced to 25 years for 2008 murder

    A former St. Charles carnival worker has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for a 2008 murder that occurred after a disagreement turned violent.
    April 17, 2014 - 12:55 pm
  • Face Time with Arlene Ludwig

    Geneva resident Arlene Ludwig was at the Geneva Public Library for a program when she answered nine questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda S ...
    April 16, 2014 - 8:21 pm
  • Keeping the lighting low in Campton Hills

    CAMPTON HILLS – When Mark Christensen first moved to his St. Charles home 30 years ago, he could see the Milky Way – albeit faintly – from his backyar ...
    April 17, 2014 - 6:38 am
  • ECC helps students 'Dress for Success'

    ELGIN – Elgin Community College on Wednesday helped students find the right attire for their job interviews.
    April 16, 2014 - 10:07 pm
  • Geneva residents raise concerns about city’s electric costs

    GENEVA – City residents are concerned about the cost of electricity in Geneva, and what the future holds for possible rate increases.
    April 17, 2014 - 6:53 am
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