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  • Drunken intruder reported at Campton Township home

    CAMPTON TOWNSHIP – An intoxicated man who entered a residence in Campton Township one weekday morning apparently didn’t raise alarm among those at hom ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 10:34 pm
  • Burd, Wheeler differ on issues at candidate forum

    ST. CHARLES – In the race for state representative in Illinois District 50, Republican Keith Wheeler of Oswego and Democrat Valerie Burd of Yorkville ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 10:02 pm
  • Union Pacific Railroad seeks protective order during court hearing in Geneva murder case

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A railroad company’s request for a protective order was discussed Wednesday during a Geneva man’s court hearing.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 9:01 pm
  • Geneva curbside leaf collection set to start

    GENEVA – Geneva’s curbside leaf collection starts Oct. 27, officials announced.The collection is org ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 8:50 pm
  • St. Charles prepares for 21st annual Kick-A-Thon

    ST. CHARLES – Expect to see more than 200 people in long kick lines Friday outside St. Charles North High School for the 21st annual Kick-A-Thon fundr ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 6:50 am
  • Apparent neighbor dispute in St. Charles Township causes damage to car tires

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – An apparent ongoing neighbor dispute about parking on the shoulder of a road has escalated to someone placing nails on the grou ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 6:54 pm
  • Economic analysis for Settler’s Hill cross-country course set

    GENEVA – Kane County is about to learn what kind of economic power the proposed Settler’s Hill cross-country course might bring.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 10:52 pm
  • Geneva High School holds drug court program graduation

    Judge Marmarie Kostelny, presiding judge of the Kane County Drug Rehabilitation Court, addresses family, community members and graduates of the drug c ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 6:47 pm
  • Batavia residents weigh in on school district referendum

    BATAVIA – A proposed plan to fund improvements to the athletic fields at Batavia High School, along with other districtwide capital projects as part o ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 3:32 pm
  • Deadline approaching for proposed Batavia industrial park

    BATAVIA – The Missner Group has until Monday to submit plans to the city for its proposed industrial park on the city’s east side, or officials will d ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 5:55 pm
  • Illinois Department of Public Health director announces plan for Ebola hotline

    Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck is announcing plans to stand up a hotline later this week to answer questions the pu ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 5:17 pm
  • Baker Memorial United Methodist planning wedding vow reaffirmation ceremony

    ST. CHARLES – Baker Memorial United Methodist Church is celebrating its 60th anniversary in its current location at 307 Cedar Ave., St. Charles. As pa ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 10:22 am
  • What is Supportive Living?

    The word “ supportive” means giving support, providing compassion and encouragement while offering additional help.  The need for assistance may be f ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 9:32 am
  • Face Time with Rebecca Sobah

    Geneva resident Rebecca Sobah was helping out at her daughter’s garage sale when she answered nine questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Sc ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Kane County Board sets salaries; member questions attendance rates

    GENEVA – A Kane County Board member with a reported attendance rate of 27 percent said at Tuesday’s board meeting he was uncomfortable such informatio ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:28 pm
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