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  • Science Xplosion Camp! brings summer fun to Waubonsee

    SUGAR GROVE – Each summer since 2010, elementary school children ages 7 to 10 gather for a five-day "Science Xplosion! Camp" at Waubonsee Community Co ...
    July 19, 2016 - 11:06 am
  • Elburn village trustees discuss second try at sales tax increase

    ELBURN – Residents will not be asked to approve a village sales tax increase this fall, but the Elburn Village Board is still deciding whether to hold ...
    July 19, 2016 - 11:06 am
  • Campton Hills fires 1st village administrator ‘without cause’

    CAMPTON HILLS – Campton Hills trustees voted 5-1 at a special meeting July 13 to dismiss its first administrator, Jennifer Johnsen.
    July 18, 2016 - 10:14 pm
  • Geneva aldermen reject D-304 counteroffer on TIF

    GENEVA – At a special Committee of the Whole meeting July 18, aldermen voted to reject Geneva School District 304’s counteroffer to take nearly half t ...
    July 19, 2016 - 8:16 am
  • Fast-casual eatery, cocktail lounge seek liquor licenses from St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – There could soon be two new places to get a drink in St. Charles.Acting as the Governm ...
    July 18, 2016 - 9:00 pm
  • Band brings ‘Power’ to The Arcada Theatre

    ST. CHARLES – Emilio Castillo had, as he put it, a really short crime career. He said he was caught ...
    July 19, 2016 - 9:46 am
  • St. Charles plans mosquito spray

    ST. CHARLES – A citywide mosquito spray is scheduled for July 19 at dusk, weather permitting, according to a St. Charles press release.
    July 18, 2016 - 7:56 pm
  • Farm lessons: Garfield Farm offers campers a peek into 1840s life

    CAMPTON HILLS – With a yoke hoisted on his shoulders and a Garfield Farm staff member following close behind, 12-year-old Josh Stewart on a recent sun ...
    July 18, 2016 - 7:54 pm
  • Kaneland alumna takes summer holiday to the arctic

    ELGIN – Not many people can say they've been about 540 nautical miles from the North Pole – but Lauri Novak says it with a smile.
    July 18, 2016 - 9:02 am
  • 'Pokémon Go' stirs mixed emotions in Kane County

    ST. CHARLES – Up, down and all around town, people of all ages have been searching for Pokémon. Sin ...
    July 18, 2016 - 7:36 am
  • Mystery Diner: Fireside Grille in Sugar Grove delivers big flavor

    Looking for something new, we headed west to try Fireside Grille in Sugar Grove. Inside, we discove ...
    July 18, 2016 - 7:37 am
  • Triad group hosts annual picnic, honors veterans

    GENEVA – The Central Kane County Triad organization hosted its annual picnic at Wheeler Park on July 15 to honor veterans and remember the 50th annive ...
    July 15, 2016 - 5:45 pm
  • Kane County TRIAD picnic: 6 photos

    The Kane County TRIAD hosted a picnic at Wheeler Park in Geneva July 15. Kane County TRIAD works in an advisory capacity to support local law enforcem ...
    July 15, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Batavia quilt show preview: 10 photos

    Chris Winter, curator of the Batavia Depot Museum, gives the Kane County Chronicle a sneak peek at the Batavia Quilt and Textile Show open until 6 p.m ...
    July 15, 2016 - 2:45 pm
  • I love Sugar Grove

    “I love the library and the football leagues that they have in Sugar Grove. Kaneland is my favorite league.” – Joey Pozzi, 9, Sugar Grove
    July 15, 2016 - 9:26 am