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  • Correction

    A story on page 11 of the May 13 edition of the Kane County Chronicle included a wrong age and service history for John Walton, 86, of Elburn. He serv ...
    May 15, 2015 - 8:59 pm
  • Beth Fowler School of Dance planning open house events

    ST. CHARLES – The Beth Fowler School of Dance this weekend is celebrating 31 years in business and a move to a new location in St. Charles.
    May 15, 2015 - 8:45 pm
  • State comes through with Longmeadow Parkway funding

    Among the larger projects announced as part of Illinois’ annual highway improvement plan is Longmeadow Parkway, which will receive nearly $63 million ...
    May 15, 2015 - 8:32 pm
  • Man charged with home invasion at ex-fiancée’s house in Geneva

    GENEVA – A West Dundee man was charged with felony home invasion and aggravated domestic battery in connection with a May 9 incident at his ex-fiancée ...
    May 15, 2015 - 8:37 pm
  • Learning to Grow: Summer of lavender-scented bunnies

    My first attempt at growing lavender resulted in a very nice shrub that lasted exactly two seasons and supplied me with scented sprigs galore.
    May 15, 2015 - 4:56 pm
  • Parking deck's third tier opens this weekend in Geneva

    GENEVA – The newest tier of the Third Street commuter parking deck in Geneva is set to open this weekend, expanding the facility's capacity by 180 spa ...
    May 15, 2015 - 3:53 pm
  • Holmstad awards scholarships to students

    BATAVIA – Residents at The Holmstad, a faith-based, nonprofit continuing care retirement community in Batavia, awarded scholarships totaling $8,000 to ...
    May 15, 2015 - 1:21 pm
  • Joan Knows: Teachers have turn to shine in spotlight during May

    It appears that while in the mode for celebrating nurses and police officers, I missed the month for celebrating teachers.
    May 15, 2015 - 1:18 pm
  • St. Charles residents asked to plant pink, purple, white and yellow flowers for national program

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles America in Bloom Committee has chosen pink, purple, white and yellow as the planting colors for the 2015 America in Bloo ...
    May 15, 2015 - 12:58 pm
  • Ream's to move to former Papa G's building in Elburn

    ELBURN – Janelle Ream knows what it's like at Ream's Elburn Market during the holiday season – the shop can become crowded, and customers can feel rus ...
    May 16, 2015 - 7:56 am
  • Residents prepare for high pollen counts this year

    Residents with allergies likely are not going to get any relief from Mother Nature this year, according to area pollen count data.
    May 14, 2015 - 10:46 pm
  • Face Time with Julie Long

    St. Charles resident Julie Long was at the St. Charles Arts Council open house when she answered 11 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda S ...
    May 14, 2015 - 10:34 pm
  • Women’s power luncheon focuses on strategies for success

    GENEVA – As a two-time cancer survivor, Jacqueline Camacho-Ruiz knows something about turning despair into something positive.
    May 15, 2015 - 8:44 am
  • Sheriff ends absence from Kane County meetings

    GENEVA – After repeated absences from Kane County committee meetings, Sheriff Donald Kramer on Thursday provided his monthly report in person.
    May 15, 2015 - 8:15 am
  • No other TB cases reported at business in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – No additional active tuberculosis cases have been discovered at a business in St. Charles following one confirmed case in April, a Kane ...
    May 14, 2015 - 8:52 pm