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  • Anticipation mounts for newly approved Batavia senior apartment project

    BATAVIA – No one has turned a spadeful of earth yet, but senior citizens already are mulling a move into an affordable apartment project in Batavia.
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 8:21 am
  • Batavia Woman’s Club fashion show to benefit Elderday Center

    BATAVIA – Fashion, food, fun and philanthropy will take a stylish turn when the Batavia Woman’s Club presents an apparel show and luncheon to benefit ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 4:48 pm
  • Face Time with Austin Crompton

    Batavia resident Austin Crompton, 45, was working at Kilwin’s in Geneva when he answered questions for the Kane County Chronicle's Brenda Schory.
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 5:23 pm
  • Community Corner: Chicago Steel stars work toward big league dreams

    With hockey season in full swing, all eyes are on the Chicago Blackhawks. As spectators, we may take a second to fantasize at the thought of what it w ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:35 am
  • Halloween Hayday, costumed dog parade on tap in Geneva

    GENEVA – The Geneva Park District will be hosting its two back-to-back Halloween-themed events Oct. 29 with Halloween Hayday and a costumed dog parade ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:30 am
  • Geneva store touts health benefits of Himalayan salt lamps

    GENEVA – When his son was an infant back in Argentina, Juan Bustelo learned that a Himalayan pink salt lamp was what the boy needed to control his all ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 3:59 pm
  • I Love Geneva

    “It’s a community of caring people, residents who care about their kids and their neighbors, businesses that support the community and the community t ...
    Oct. 23, 2016 - 7:28 pm
  • Batavia police reports

    • A vehicle's windshield was damaged by a thrown rock in the 700 block of Main Street, Batavia, according to an Oct. 13 police report.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 9:25 am
  • Geneva police reports

    Geneva• Stephen F. Kegebein, 45, of the 1500 block of Kirkwood Drive, Geneva, was charged Oct. 3 wit ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 10:30 am
  • Just Kabobs in St. Charles adds favorites to repertoire

    ST. CHARLES – Much like the entree Just Kabobs is named after, the restaurant’s concept has sizzled into tasty success for St. Charles restaurateur Jo ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 3:57 pm
  • Haunted Quarry to conjure Halloween thrills

    BATAVIA – With summer fun in the rearview mirror, the season for scares turns Batavia’s swimming hole into a Haunted Quarry for two more Saturdays.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 7:57 pm
  • BatFest to swoop into Batavia for family Halloween fun

    BATAVIA – The Halloween season will be celebrated in Batavia with the family friendly BatFest from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 22.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 3:33 pm
  • Press attorney charges that public boards have no legal power to censure

    CAMPTON HILLS – The Campton Hills Village Board’s censure of Village President Harry Blecker Oct. 18 for releasing closed meeting information to the m ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 9:26 am
  • Campton Hills board censures Blecker over release of closed session info

    CAMPTON HILLS – Trustees voted to censure Campton Hills Village President Harry Blecker at their Oct. 18 meeting, saying he violated their trust when ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 3:34 pm
  • Weekend 10: Halloween treats, famed photographer, mystery play, youth flights on tap

    FAMOUS PHOTOGRAPHERWHEN: 7 p.m. Oct. 22WHERE: Waubonsee Community College's Academic Professional Ce ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 1:13 pm