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  • BatFest attendance reaches 3,000 in Batavia

    BATAVIA – The summer-like weather on Saturday played a big role in packing downtown Batavia with residents for the annual BatFest, its organizers said ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 7:42 pm
  • Face Time with Cris Kennedy

    Wayne Township resident Cris Kennedy was at the St. Charles Public Library with her son, Joshua, when she answered nine questions for the Kane County ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 10:51 am
  • Batavia police reports

    • Mario D. Correa, 32, of the 500 block of North Valerie Street, Addison, was charged Friday, Oct. 24, with driving under the influence of alcohol, di ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 11:08 pm
  • Woofbeach adding Geneva location for dog grooming, training business

    GENEVA – Dog grooming and training company Woofbeach will open a second location in Geneva.Woofbeach ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 3:38 pm
  • Correction

    On page 6 of the Oct. 23 edition of the Kane County Chronicle, a story about the former US Bank building, 25 N. Third St., Geneva, contained an error. ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 10:42 pm
  • Campton Hills village president appoints former trustee as interim clerk

    CAMPTON HILLS – The village of Campton Hills has an interim clerk, and he’s a familiar face to its residents.
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 10:38 pm
  • Vignette Home Decor in Batavia to host fundraising event for CASA

    BATAVIA – A group of independently owned businesses will be teaming up to raise funds for CASA Kane County.
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 10:37 pm
  • Batavia aldermen to review request for Prairie State investigation

    BATAVIA – The language regarding a request to the Attorney General’s Office for an investigation of Prairie State Energy Campus has been drafted.
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 10:36 pm
  • Kane County offices propose higher fees

    GENEVA – Getting married soon will cost more in Kane County.The County Clerk’s Office – which handle ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 10:36 pm
  • Good Natured: Witness a flatworm phenomenon at Delnor Woods

    The great naturalist John Muir once wrote, “When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the universe.”
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • Heartland Elementary donates sweet treats

    Kindergartners from Heartland Elementary School completed a “sweet” community service project Friday when they put together a total of 363 Halloween g ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 10:34 pm
  • Jenny McCarthy's Geneva rental home sells for $1.8 million

    GENEVA – A house in Geneva that celebrity Jenny McCarthy once rented has sold for $1.8 million.The f ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 8:06 am
  • Enterovirus D68 in decline in Illinois

    An enterovirus that has led to increases in illnesses among children – and is affecting those with asthma most severely – is declining in Illinois, ac ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 10:08 pm
  • Election 2014: Endorsement and referendum recap

    The following are editorials and endorsements that ran in the Kane County Chronicle. Our View: Fire ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 4:42 pm
  • St. Charles employees plan bake sale to help CASA Kane County

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles city employees are holding a bake sale and raffle to raise funds for the CASA Kane County program. CASA stands for Court-App ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 12:39 pm
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