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  • KDOT announces roadwork plans in, near Tri-Cities

    Work, such as resurfacing, is planned for several roads in Kane County beginning the week of April 20, weather permitting, the Kane County Division of ...
    April 15, 2015 - 8:32 pm
  • Kaneland considering leasing buses

    SUGAR GROVE – Kaneland School District 302’s bus fleet features more than a dozen buses that are more than 10 years old. Rather than buying replacemen ...
    April 15, 2015 - 8:31 pm
  • Electric car joins Kane County’s fleet

    GENEVA – A new set of wheels now resides at the Kane County Government Center.A Chevrolet Volt – the ...
    April 16, 2015 - 8:01 am
  • Wasco fifth-graders knit for a cause

    CAMPTON HILLS – Eleven-year-old Danny Sheen’s initial reaction to a classroom knitting project was one of skepticism.
    April 15, 2015 - 9:50 pm
  • Effort targets restoration of Big Woods School

    AURORA – Members of the nonprofit Big Woods School Foundation hope to get Big Woods School in better shape before it celebrates its 100th birthday in ...
    April 15, 2015 - 8:27 pm
  • Correction

    On page 12 of the April 15 edition of the Kane County Chronicle a quote attributed to Sugar Grove Village Administrator Brett Eichelberger was incorre ...
    April 15, 2015 - 8:26 pm
  • Fox River firefighters get special training

    HUNTLEY – When firefighters Wednesday heard “Mayday” over their radios, they knew someone was in serious trouble.
    April 15, 2015 - 9:45 pm
  • Officials work on compromise for east side St. Charles Dunkin’ Donuts

    ST. CHARLES – Business owners and a St. Charles City Council committee this week moved one step closer to bringing a Dunkin’ Donuts to the east side o ...
    April 15, 2015 - 8:39 pm
  • Cars burglarized in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Police Department is reminding residents to lock their cars after three vehicles were reported burglarized last week.
    April 16, 2015 - 7:59 am
  • Kane County property tax bills to be mailed soon

    Kane County Treasurer David Rickert announced in a press release that property tax bills will be mailed Friday, April 24. The first installment is due ...
    April 15, 2015 - 12:34 pm
  • Replica Viking ship visit day set in Geneva

    GENEVA – The first of seven monthly visit days for a replica Viking ship will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 18, at Good Templar Park, 528 E ...
    April 15, 2015 - 12:30 pm
  • Face Time with Candace Miller

    St. Charles resident Candace Miller, 68, was in Geneva at a CASA Hands Around the Courthouse event when she answered 10 questions for the Kane County ...
    April 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Batavia aldermen recommended changes to city’s liquor code

    BATAVIA – Aldermen on Tuesday recommended changes to the city’s liquor code that would allow salons and some other businesses to sell alcohol.
    April 14, 2015 - 10:57 pm
  • Club of comfort: Gay-Straight Alliances offer safe place for LGBT youth

    Landon Mosley, a junior at Kaneland High School in Maple Park, said it’s not a secret he is transgender – the student newspaper published an article a ...
    April 14, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Kane County ZBA OKs zoning change for former Hideaway

    GENEVA – The Kane County Zoning Board of Appeals voted, 6-1, Tuesday in favor of rezoning for the shuttered Al Capone’s Hideaway so it can re-emerge a ...
    April 15, 2015 - 6:59 am