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  • Batavia OKs alcohol sales at gas stations

    BATAVIA – Those in a hurry to pick up a can of beer or a bottle of wine soon will find it easier to do so in Batavia.
    April 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Hey, readers! Why do you love Elburn?

    I love Elburn because of how connected everyone is to the community. From the Lions Club to the Community Center, there are just so many groups that p ...
    April 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Hey, readers! Why do you love Sugar Grove?

    I love how the small businesses in Sugar Grove really work together well. Just like the residents in town, the small businesses really go out of their ...
    April 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Face Time with Amanda Wolf

    Amanda Wolf, 28, was working at the St. Charles History Museum when she answered questions for the Kane County Chronicle's Ashley Sloboda.
    April 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • St. Charles police urge parents, teens to talk about safe driving

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Police Department urges parents to talk with their teens about safe driving as prom and graduation season approaches, ac ...
    April 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • The giving tree: Waubonsee Community College celebrates Earth Week with slate of activities

    Waubonsee Community College recently celebrated Earth Week with a slate of events that culminated with the planting of an autumn blaze maple tree behi ...
    April 27, 2016 - 11:16 am
  • 23rd annual Batavia City-Wide Garage Sale this weekend

    BATAVIA – The Batavia Fourth of July Fireworks Fund is sponsoring the 23rd annual Batavia City-Wide Garage Sale this weekend – April 29 and 30 – throu ...
    April 26, 2016 - 2:20 pm
  • L.A. Tan opens in Sugar Grove

    SUGAR GROVE – Looking for a healthy bronze glow without the aging effects of hours in the sun?The ne ...
    April 27, 2016 - 8:27 am
  • I Love Geneva

    "[I love Geneva] because I have deep roots here – I'm third generation, and I raised my three daughters, the fourth generation of Emmas, in Geneva. Th ...
    April 26, 2016 - 12:54 pm
  • Out and About – St. Charles

    VISIT WITH CLIFFORD THE BIG RED DOGWHEN: 4 p.m. April 29WHERE: St. Charles Public Library, 1 S. Sixt ...
    April 26, 2016 - 12:50 pm
  • Presentation on Hemingway’s writing set for May 18 at library

    GENEVA – The Geneva Public Library Foundation Speaker Series will host Nancy Sindelar, Ph.D., who will present “Ernest Hemingway: Citizen of the World ...
    April 27, 2016 - 3:11 pm
  • New women's clothing, accessories store to open on Geneva's Third Street

    GENEVA – A new women's retail store will be opening at 25 S. Third St., Geneva, in the space once occupied by C'est La Vie by Sylvie.
    April 26, 2016 - 12:48 pm
  • Charity hosts 5K walk, run to aid education in Haiti

    GENEVA – The Hope for Haitians 5K Walk/Run for Education will take place at 8:30 p.m. May 7 at the Kane County Government Center, 719 S. Batavia Ave., ...
    April 26, 2016 - 12:49 pm
  • Geneva water, sewer bills to increase May 1

    GENEVA – Geneva’s May utility bills for residential, business and industrial customers buying water and sewer services will reflect a scheduled rate i ...
    April 26, 2016 - 12:48 pm
  • Out and About – Batavia

    BATAVIA LIONS CLUB ANNUAL PLANT SALEWHEN: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 7WHERE: At the corners of Wilson and ...
    April 27, 2016 - 9:34 pm