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  • Kane County Sheriff's Office police reports

    • A mailbox in the 38W300 block of Bernice Drive, St. Charles, was reported damaged April 3 by a hit-and-run accident.
    April 19, 2016 - 10:13 am
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Spencer D. Seno, 23, of the 800 block of Foxwood Circle, Geneva, was arrested April 9 on a warrant.
    April 19, 2016 - 10:14 am
  • Batavia police reports

    • Shawn M. Holder, 29, of the 400 block of Carlisle Road, Batavia, was arrested April 13 on a Kendall County warrant for failing to appear in court.
    April 19, 2016 - 10:13 am
  • Face Time with Anna Koehler

    St. Charles resident Anna Koehler, 39, recently answered 14 questions for the Kane County Chronicle through a form available at ...
    April 19, 2016 - 10:13 am
  • Batavia Masonic Lodge hosts ‘Lumberjack’ breakfast April 24

    BATAVIA — The Batavia Masonic Lodge will host an all-you-can-eat “Lumberjack” breakfast from 7:30 a.m. to noon on April 24. The breakfast will take pl ...
    April 20, 2016 - 7:26 am
  • Batavia contemplates massage licensing

    BATAVIA – The city of Batavia is contemplating the idea of licensing massage establishments in order to deter illicit activity.
    April 19, 2016 - 9:20 am
  • Hey, readers! Why do you love Batavia?

    “The residents of Batavia are amazingly generous of time, spirit and community participation that make all of us more thoughtful, aware and engaged in ...
    April 19, 2016 - 7:04 am
  • Puppet life: Melikin Puppet Theatre entertains, captivates crowd at Sugar Grove Public Library

    Taking young kids to see the latest Pixar, DreamWorks or Disney film typically results in a lot of family fun, but those motion pictures can’t offer t ...
    April 19, 2016 - 3:23 pm
  • St. Charles leaders agree to revised look for Red Gate Water Tower

    ST. CHARLES – The city's newest water tower will look different than originally planned, as members of a neighboring homeowners association on April 1 ...
    April 19, 2016 - 7:30 am
  • Aldermen approve insurance package, vow to get bids next year

    GENEVA – Aldermen unanimously voted to approve an insurance package for commercial liability, excess workers' compensation and other coverage April 18 ...
    April 19, 2016 - 7:32 am
  • Andersson plans property tax seminar

    ST. CHARLES – Citizens wanting to know more about property taxes will get their chance April 28.Stat ...
    April 18, 2016 - 5:46 pm
  • Rauner appoints Geneva man to direct Dept. of Commerce

    GENEVA – Gov. Bruce Rauner has appointed Sean McCarthy of Geneva as director of the Illinois Department of Commerce, a news release states.
    April 18, 2016 - 5:42 pm
  • Kane County Bar Foundation is accepting scholarship applications

    The Kane County Bar Foundation, a collection of members within the Kane County Bar Association, is awarding scholarships to law students with a perman ...
    April 18, 2016 - 2:47 pm
  • Garfield Farm Museum in Campton Hills to host nature walk and talk

    CAMPTON HILLS – Members of Garfield Farm Museum will present “Our Favorite Things Walks and Talks,” a lecture and tour to reflect on the museum, at 9: ...
    April 18, 2016 - 2:32 pm
  • Elgin Community College plans to host sustainability expo

    ELGIN – Elgin Community College and the city of Elgin Sustainability Commission have teamed up to host a Sustainability Expo on Earth Day. The event w ...
    April 18, 2016 - 12:43 pm