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  • Next interim superintendent won’t lead Kaneland’s search

    MAPLE PARK – A new interim Kaneland superintendent is likely to be named Tuesday, but the president of the School District 302 Board said that person ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:28 pm
  • Hultgren, Duckworth talk about bipartisan legislation

    ELGIN – While partisan bickering in Washington might dominate the headlines, that doesn’t tell the whole story, U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Winfield, ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:28 pm
  • Folk music, dance, stories in spotlight at Geneva festival

    GENEVA – The 38th annual Fox Valley Folk Music & Storytelling Festival will be Sunday and Monday at Island Park in Geneva.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:24 pm
  • Sugar Grove library director leaves for job at Zion-Benton

    SUGAR GROVE – After two years as a part-time director for the Sugar Grove Public Library, Carol Dolin is leaving to be a full-time director at the Zio ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:20 pm
  • Small business owners share experiences of pursuing dreams

    Selling gelato in winter is a tough business – just ask Tory Chiappelli, who opened O’ Sole Mio in downtown Batavia in April 2013 and had to endure a ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:20 pm
  • Cameras to be allowed for Geneva doctor’s court appearances

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The Kane County Chronicle will be allowed extended media coverage of court appearances by a Geneva doctor accused of aggravated ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:18 pm
  • Block Party to offer taste of Batavia

    BATAVIA – Those who come out to Sunday’s Batavia Block Party can sample what restaurants in downtown Batavia have to offer, as well as view classic ca ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:23 pm
  • Kane County auditor recommends transition audit for sheriff’s office

    GENEVA – With Kane County Sheriff Pat Perez not seeking re-election this fall, one county official is seeking funds to conduct an audit to help with t ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:15 pm
  • Ploppert takes seat as Geneva library trustee

    GENEVA – Former aldermanic candidate Zachary Ploppert was seated Thursday evening as the Geneva Public Library’s newest trustee.
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:14 pm
  • Police: Drivers should be alert near schools and children

    ST. CHARLES – With the school year now in full swing, the St. Charles Police Department has issued reminders to the community to be alert while drivin ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:11 pm
  • Fox Valley Court Watch to host training session Sept. 16 for volunteers

    ST. CHARLES – Fox Valley Court Watch will provide a training session on Tuesday, Sept. 16, for interested volunteers in Kendall and Kane counties. 
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 3:12 pm
  • St. Charles Public Library to celebrate National Library Card Sign-Up Month

    ST. CHARLES – September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month, and the St. Charles Public Library has planned giveaways for current and new cardholde ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 3:10 pm
  • St. Charles police: Drivers should be on alert near schools and children

    ST. CHARLES – With the school year now in full swing, the St. Charles Police Department has issued reminders to the community to be alert while drivin ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:31 am
  • ‘That Girl’ Nettles chats about tour, new album

    After garnering success and accolades as the lead singer for country music duo Sugarland, Jennifer Nettles this year released a solo album, “That Girl ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Chit Chat: Batavia author pens successful action tales

    The true life story of hijackers who robbed a busload of tourists in Guatemala provided the inspiration for Batavia resident W. Ward Neuman’s first ve ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 5:30 am
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