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  • Kane County keeps working to bring electric aggregation to residents

    GENEVA – County staff are continuing to work to bring electric aggregation to unincorporated residents.
    Aug. 14, 2014 - 10:29 pm
  • Face Time with Joe Pooler

    Aurora resident Joe Pooler, 58, was shopping at the Rover Rescue garage sale when he answered 11 questions for the Kane County Chronicle's Brenda Scho ...
    Aug. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Kane County Board OKs new court case management system contract

    GENEVA – The Kane County Board this week could not let one multimillion-dollar contract pass without notice.
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 9:59 pm
  • Cross country course on track for Settler’s Hill

    GENEVA – The cross country course planned as part of the redevelopment of Settler's Hill landfill is one step closer to a 2015 groundbreaking.
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 9:58 pm
  • Ribbon cut at Ginger Root Hair Salon

    St. Charles Chamber of Commerce officials, city of St. Charles representatives and the owners of Ginger Root Hair Salon gather for a ribbon-cutting at ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 9:58 pm
  • Learn about Robotics club at meetings

    BATAVIA – Fox Valley Robotics and Batavia Robotics (FVR/BR) will be opening registration for their 13th season this year with new robotics challenges ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 9:56 pm
  • New house for the elderly opens its doors near Batavia

    BATAVIA – A seven-bedroom house near Batavia has a new lease on life as a vacation home for the elderly.
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 9:44 pm
  • Candidates make case for appointment to Geneva Library Board

    GENEVA – The Geneva library board has scheduled a special closed meeting at 6 p.m. Aug. 20 to interview candidates for a vacancy on the board.
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 10:31 pm
  • St. Charles PD earns 8th accreditation

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Police Department recently received its eighth award of national accreditation, the department announced this week in a ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 9:44 pm
  • Batavia School D-101 proposes $74M budget

    BATAVIA – Batavia School District 101 is proposing an operating budget of $74.6 million for next year, an increase of $1.8 million from last year.
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 9:42 pm
  • Police: St. Charles man staged burglary, charged with theft

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A 30-year-old man was charged with theft after he reportedly staged a burglary at his residence in hopes it would distract his ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 9:37 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Mark Richard Chroust, 28, of the 1100 block of Sunset Road, Geneva, was charged Monday, Aug. 4, with trespass to state-supported property.
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 9:35 pm
  • Batavia aldermen waiting for information on industrial park

    BATAVIA – Batavia aldermen have decided they want more detailed plans from a developer about its plans for a proposed industrial park at Kirk Road and ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 9:33 pm
  • Fans wait for Cougars autographs

    Tommy Maynard, 9, of Geneva waits for an autograph before the Kane County Cougars game against the Quad Cities River Bandits Tuesday at Fifth Third Ba ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 9:23 pm
  • Elburn Days festival features parade, music, mud volleyball, rides and more

    ELBURN – Tom Reynolds recalls the days when the Elburn Lion’s Club’s signature festival – Elburn Days – didn’t have one of its most popular features. ...
    Aug. 14, 2014 - 7:54 am
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