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2017 Kane County Chronicle Best of the Fox

Local News

  • Album release party to star Crisp at House Pub in St. Charles

    The House Pub in St. Charles has been a stage home to the band Crisp, which will return to the venue to celebrate its debut album with a performance M ...
    March 23, 2017 - 4:16 pm
  • Doctor to speak at Fermilab in Batavia on proton therapy cancer teatment

    BATAVIA – Dr. Mark Pankuch of the Northwestern Medicine Chicago Proton Center in Warrenville will speak on "Cancer Treatments and Particle Accelerator ...
    March 23, 2017 - 1:27 pm
  • Luxury home of the week: Double the master suites in this $799,000 Batavia home for sale

    Check out this $799,000 Batavia home for sale, listed on Zillow ...
    March 23, 2017 - 12:07 pm
  • Downtown St. Charles Partnership hosting 'Chair-ity' event

    ST. CHARLES – For the third summer in a row, the Downtown St. Charles Partnership is hosting its Adirondack "Chair-ity" event.
    March 23, 2017 - 2:55 pm
  • Batavia special service area taxing district is backstop for Shodeen project

    BATAVIA – City aldermen have written themselves an insurance policy for the One Washington Place downtown redevelopment project.
    March 23, 2017 - 2:54 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Michele M. Fairbanks, 47, of the 400 block of Ridgeland Avenue, West Chicago, was charged March 10 with retail theft.
    March 23, 2017 - 8:30 am
  • Geneva police reports

    • John P. Barbour, 46, of the 1700 block of West State Street, Geneva, was charged March 11 with two counts of domestic battery and one count of inter ...
    March 22, 2017 - 4:30 pm
  • Public invited to wish veteran a happy 100th birthday

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles-area veterans plan to celebrate the birthday of former Legion Post Commander Charles Thompson, who will turn 100 on March 28 ...
    March 22, 2017 - 11:53 am
  • City awards funding for annual festival

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles City Council on March 20 approved a funding request of $27,000 from the Pride of the Fox organization for its Festival o ...
    March 22, 2017 - 11:09 am
  • Gift of Adoption organization has local connections

    Adoption wasn’t on the radar for Debbie and Jim Jewell of Batavia. They already have two children in their 20s and another two who are ages 7 and 9.
    March 22, 2017 - 10:20 am
  • Chico's Tacos restaurant reopens as Mi Pueblito

    ELBURN – Elburn resident Alex Lopez hopes to bring new life to the former Chico’s Tacos restaurant that was owned and operated by his father, Felipe L ...
    March 22, 2017 - 1:35 pm
  • 'Guys and Dolls' to be staged at West Aurora High School

    AURORA – West Aurora High School Drama Troupe 2013 will present its spring musical, "Guys and Dolls," at 7 p.m. April 27, 28 and 29 in the West Aurora ...
    March 22, 2017 - 11:12 am
  • Demolition of Larson-Becker buildings nears as council OKs parking lot contract

    BATAVIA – Demolition of the Larson-Becker buildings on North River Street will get underway as early as March 27, and will be followed by the creation ...
    March 22, 2017 - 11:13 am
  • Geneva veteran brings military precision to Batavia painting company

    BATAVIA – A new Batavia business lets you leave for work in the morning and come back to a freshly painted home. That’s the selling point for Wow 1 Da ...
    March 21, 2017 - 2:53 pm
  • Taste of the Town: Ambrogi’s Pizza flying toward anniversary in Elburn

    ELBURN – Pizza lovers have a fellow devotee in Denny Pitts, who this spring will celebrate the first anniversary of Ambrogi’s Pizza in Elburn, a resta ...
    March 21, 2017 - 2:00 pm