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  • North Aurora man charged in sting operation

    A North Aurora man is among eight men arrested in a sting operation targeting people soliciting underage children for sex.
    Jan. 15, 2015 - 9:24 am
  • Face Time with Kevin Sabres

    St. Charles resident Kevin Sabres, 16, was working at Under the Big Top in St. Charles when he answered 10 questions for the Kane County Chronicle's B ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 9:33 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    • A resident of the 38W400 block of McQuire Place, Geneva, reported Saturday, Jan. 10, that someone used his name to open credit cards and make purcha ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 9:18 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • James Gerard Hanley, 57, of the 900 block of Independence Avenue, St. Charles, was charged Monday, Jan. 5, with driving under the influence of alcoh ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 9:20 pm
  • West Aurora places $84.2M referendum on April ballot

    NORTH AURORA – Voters in April will decide whether West Aurora School District can borrow $84.2 million in bonds to pay for building projects througho ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 7:17 pm
  • Batavia to survey subdivision residents about existing overhead electric lines

    BATAVIA – The city plans to survey residents in the Colonial Village subdivision about whether they would like to see existing overhead electric wires ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 7:16 pm
  • More than $1 million in upgrades planned for Kane County Courthouse

    GENEVA – A Kane County building used by an estimated 170,000 people each year is ill-equipped to handle such emergencies as fires and medical situatio ...
    Jan. 15, 2015 - 9:25 am
  • Preschool programs prepare kids for kindergarten, beyond

    Kids. They grow up so fast these days. One minute they’re crawling on the floor and saying “mama” and the next they’re ready to start picking out back ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 7:14 pm
  • Just for Paws Pet Salon holds ribbon-cutting ceremony

    St. Charles Chamber of Commerce and village of Campton Hills officials join in cutting the ribbon to Just for Paws Pet Salon, 40W160 Campton Crossings ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 7:15 pm
  • St. Charles police seek applicants for Citizens Police Academy

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Police Department is hosting its annual Citizens Police Academy from March 17 through May 14, the department announced t ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 7:42 pm
  • Kane coroner appointed to 2 area organizations

    Kane County Coroner Rob Russell announced Wednesday that he was named as a board member to two area law enforcement organizations, according to a news ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 5:07 pm
  • Fire damages St. Charles Township home

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Fox River and Countryside officials are reminding residents to call 911 when noticing smoke in their home after a residence in ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 4:47 pm
  • Two charged in burglary to Aurora Christian School

    AURORA – Two 21-year old Aurora men have been charged with burglarizing and causing damage to Aurora Christian School, 2255 W. Sullivan Road, Aurora, ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 7:31 pm
  • 'Valentines for Veterans' program running through Feb. 9

    AURORA – U.S. Rep. Bill Foster, D-Naperville, announced his office is again participating in the “Valentines for Veterans” program.
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 11:54 am
  • Valente 'vindicated' by ruling allowing him to stay on ballot

    SUGAR GROVE – Calling it a "bush-league attempt to try to get three people removed from the ballot," Tony Valente said he felt "vindicated" after the ...
    Jan. 15, 2015 - 9:23 am
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