News

  • Drive kicks off to help mothers in shelters

    A program aimed to help homeless and abused mothers is underway in Kane County. The Movers for Moms ...
    April 10, 2014 - 8:17 am
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Spencer R. Kaminski, 30, of the 2600 block of Pecos Circle, Montgomery, was arrested Wednesday, April 2, on a Warrenville warrant.
    April 9, 2014 - 9:19 pm
  • Harner’s to be closed today for co-owner’s funeral

    NORTH AURORA – Harner’s Bakery and Restaurant will close its locations in North Aurora and Aurora today so family, friends and co-workers can attend f ...
    April 10, 2014 - 7:38 am
  • Geneva approves $89M budget

    GENEVA – Aldermen approved a city budget of more than $89 million for the 2014-15 fiscal year this week, following a public hearing in which no member ...
    April 9, 2014 - 8:28 pm
  • Geneva library to increase hours, merit-only pay for employees

    GENEVA – Geneva library patrons likely will have more time to check out books and movies, as officials are poised to extend the time the library stays ...
    April 9, 2014 - 7:38 pm
  • Property tax bills to be mailed out

    Kane County property tax bills will be mailed out by April 25, according to a news release sent by Kane County Treasurer David Rickert.
    April 9, 2014 - 7:36 pm
  • Settler's Hill project approaches second milestone

    GENEVA – Kane County is on the verge of checking off a second major milestone regarding the future recreational use of Settler's Hill.
    April 9, 2014 - 6:41 pm
  • Revised: Third Street train crossing to be closed, starting Saturday

    GENEVA – The Third Street railroad crossing in downtown Geneva will be closed from 6 a.m. Saturday, April 12, to 3 p.m. Monday, April 14, so Union Pac ...
    April 10, 2014 - 3:56 pm
  • Face Time with Blanche Clegg

    Elburn resident Blanche Clegg, 86, was at the monthly meeting of the Elburn Seniors when she answered eight questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s ...
    April 8, 2014 - 8:39 pm
  • Show time: Arts fest headed to Kaneland

    MAPLE PARK – Dylan Good was involved in music programs as a student at Kaneland High School. Now he’s looking forward to the opportunity to come back ...
    April 9, 2014 - 7:49 am
  • Slice of Life: Wine steward's expertise aids Herrington Inn diners

    GENEVA – When diners at the Herrington Inn and Spa in Geneva have a question about what wine to order, they talk to Mark Czubak, a sommelier.
    April 9, 2014 - 12:04 am
  • Elburn ministry’s resale shop Beautiful U opens

    Bill and Liz Hough perform the celebratory ribbon-cutting Saturday at the grand opening of Beautiful U resale shop at 112 N. Main St., Elburn. The Hou ...
    April 9, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • Elburn, Sugar Grove among safest cities in Illinois

    Two communities in western Kane County are among the top 50 safest places to live in Illinois, according to a report released late last month.
    April 9, 2014 - 3:16 pm
  • West Aurora School Board fills open seat

    The West Aurora School Board on Monday appointed longtime community volunteer Ira Lathan to fill a seat left vacant by a recent resignation. He will s ...
    April 8, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • West Aurora School District fills assistant superintendent posts

    AURORA – The West Aurora School Board on Monday approved the appointments of two new assistant superintendents.
    April 9, 2014 - 12:00 am
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