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2017 Kane County Chronicle Best of the Fox

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  • Fire strikes home in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – At 11:27 a.m. March 30, the St. Charles Fire Department was dispatched to a reported house fire in the 3400 block of Oxbow Lane.
    March 30, 2017 - 3:28 pm
  • Luxury home of the week: 24 photos of what $974,900 can get you in St. Charles

    Check out this $974,900 St. Charles home listed for sale on Zillow. ...
    March 30, 2017 - 3:26 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • Nathan J. Cherek, 39, of the 800 block of North Bennett Street, Geneva, was charged March 18 with battery and public intoxication. According to poli ...
    March 30, 2017 - 1:31 pm
  • Former St. Charles Alderman Jim Martin dies

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles longest-serving alderman, Jim Martin, died March 29, of congestive heart failure, his family said.
    March 30, 2017 - 4:03 pm
  • Face Time with Charlene Walters

    Charlene Walters, 47, works at the Frivolous Treasures antique store in Elburn where she took time out from her duties to answer questions for the Kan ...
    March 30, 2017 - 8:57 am
  • Rover Rescue to host annual dog show May 6

    AURORA – The 14th annual Rover Rescue Pet Dog Show will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 6 at the Aurora Turners Club, 1335 Mitchell Road, Aurora ...
    March 30, 2017 - 8:56 am
  • Batavia Park District Easter events to treat kids, dogs to prizes

    BATAVIA – Children can grab their baskets and hop over to the Batavia Park District’s free Easter Egg Hunt at 10 a.m. April 8, followed at 11:30 a.m. ...
    March 30, 2017 - 7:16 am
  • Batavia schools to celebrate 50th All-City Band Concert

    BATAVIA – More than 700 band students from all eight Batavia public schools will convene in the Batavia High School gymnasium to play a part in histor ...
    March 29, 2017 - 8:47 pm
  • Four charged in vandalism, burglaries get 2nd chance

    ST. CHARLES – Four young men accused of felony charges of vandalizing Park District and school property in November 2015 were accepted into the Kane C ...
    March 30, 2017 - 2:24 pm
  • Kaneville Lunch Bunch to meet April 5

    KANEVILLE – The Kaneville Lunch Bunch will meet at 11:45 a.m. April 5 at the Kaneville Community Center, located on the corner of Harter Road and Main ...
    March 30, 2017 - 2:23 pm
  • Fire hits KinderCare in South Elgin

    SOUTH ELGIN – At approximately 5:36 a.m. March 29, the South Elgin & Countryside Fire Protection District and South Elgin Police Department were dispa ...
    March 29, 2017 - 3:46 pm
  • Dulcimer workshops to take place April 2 at Garfield Farm Museum

    CAMPTON HILLS – Garfield Farm Museum will present basic mountain and hammered dulcimer workshops April 2 in Campton Hills. Musician Dona Benkert, who ...
    March 29, 2017 - 3:45 pm
  • Kane County Recycles Event to take place April 1

    The next Kane County Recycles Event will take place from 8 a.m. to noon April 1 at 540 S. Randall Road in St. Charles.
    March 29, 2017 - 3:45 pm
  • Garfield Farm to offer dulcimer workshops in Campton Hills

    CAMPTON HILLS – Garfield Farm Museum will host basic mountain and hammered dulcimer workshops April 2 in Campton Hills.
    March 29, 2017 - 1:00 pm
  • Campton Hills police reports

    • Jessica Ann Marino, 34, of Montgomery, was charged March 11 with DUI of alcohol and failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident. According to a pol ...
    March 29, 2017 - 8:22 am