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  • Federal judge rules against Waubonsee Community College in free speech lawsuit

    SUGAR GROVE – A federal judge has ruled against Waubonsee Community College after two members of an anti-gay group in July filed a federal lawsuit ag ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:48 pm
  • Campton Hills cancels 2 Village Board meetings

    CAMPTON HILLS – Campton Hills officials on Friday canceled a rescheduled Village Board meeting, the second time in a week that a meeting had been canc ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • Batavia mayor voices concerns about temporary signs

    BATAVIA – With spring just a few months away, Batavia Mayor Jeff Schielke believes that aldermen soon should discuss the issue of temporary signs that ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • Good Natured: Seeing shredded shrubs? Oh! Deer!

    Walking along a woodland edge recently, I couldn’t help but notice how the tips of so many low branches – on shrubs and trees alike – looked really ra ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:50 pm
  • Historic Geneva Theater building sold for nearly $3.7M

    GENEVA – The Geneva Theater building, which is at 319 W. State St. in downtown Geneva, recently sold for nearly $3.7 million, records show.
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 8:28 am
  • Fox River fire district to seek tax rate increase

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The Fox River and Countryside Fire/Rescue District’s board has voted 5-0 to seek a tax rate increase on the April 7 consolidate ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 8:30 am
  • Five charged in Batavia car burglaries

    BATAVIA – Five Naperville residents were charged in a series of car burglaries in Batavia that took place early Friday morning.
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 8:29 am
  • Aurora man gets 55 years in prison for WWII veteran's murder

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – An Aurora man who broke into the home of an 83-year-old World War II veteran and stabbed him to death eight years ago must serv ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • Paramount Theatre turns in stellar version of ‘The Who’s Tommy’

    AURORA – As an longtime fan of the band The Who, I had misgivings when it was first announced that the band’s iconic album – “Tommy” – was being made ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 5:19 pm
  • Finalists named for North Aurora police award

    NORTH AURORA – North Aurora Police Officers Randy Voss, Sean McCoy and Ryan Peat, and North Aurora Police Sgt. Mike Quinn, are this year’s nominees fo ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 11:42 pm
  • Hydroponic production seminar set in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – The University of Illinois will host a two-day Hydroponic Production Seminar on Wednesday, Feb. 25, and Thursday, Feb. 26, in St. Charle ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 2:59 pm
  • Parents, teens invited to 'Straight Talk About Drugs'

    BATAVIA – Vicki Foley, president of Chris Walk Against Substance Abuse, said parents who don't think they would need to attend a community forum about ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 5:06 pm
  • Indoor cookout at The Blue Goose

    ST. CHARLES – The Blue Goose Market will have an indoor cookout from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 23, and Saturday, Jan. 24.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:04 pm
  • Face Time with Michael Forni

    Geneva resident Michael Forni, 18, was at Delectable Vapors in St. Charles when he answered 10 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Kane County officials question need for Aurora Election Commission

    GENEVA – Although it would be up to voters to decide to disband the Aurora Election Commission, Kane County officials are ready to address the issue.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 8:07 am
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