Heavy Rain
43°FHeavy RainFull Forecast

Local News

  • Tom's Cookbook Library: New books speak volumes about citrus

    The expressive flavors of citrus can brighten one’s kitchen and cooking. Home cooks are twice blesse ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 12:05 am
  • Awareness about epilepsy is goal of Geneva family

    GENEVA – When the youngest of Denise Ugaste’s three daughters was 17, her daughter was diagnosed with epilepsy – a chronic disorder characterized by r ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 9:58 pm
  • St. Charles man – named Mars – does marketing for UFO group

    ST. CHARLES – That John Mars of St. Charles has a last name the same as a planet was just appropriate for his new title as marketing director for the ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 8:29 am
  • St. Charles celebrates annual Lighting of the Lights

    ST. CHARLES – Blake Linder likely didn’t know what to expect Friday evening in downtown St. Charles.
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 8:28 am
  • Pound 4 Pound Fitness launches contest; winner gets lifetime membership

    ELBURN – Pound 4 Pound Fitness has planned a transformation contest, with the winner receiving a free lifetime membership to its Elburn location at 21 ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 3:30 pm
  • Ask an astronaut? Foster offers opportunity in 11th District

    U.S. Rep. Bill Foster, D-Naperville, has launched a contest to invite residents of the Illinois 11th Congressional District to submit a question for a ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • Four purses stolen in car burglaries in Geneva

    GENEVA – Four purses were reported stolen in a series of car burglaries at Geneva Park District facilities, all on Nov. 15, according to police report ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 2:56 pm
  • Traffic advisories in place in St. Charles for Electric Christmas Parade

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Police Department is encouraging motorists to use alternate routes to get through town Saturday evening, as the Electric ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 1:01 pm
  • 'Gift of Art' exhibit headed to Norris Cultural Arts Center

    ST. CHARLES – Paintings, drawings and limited-edition prints by three local artists – Nick Freeman, Scott Harding and Terry Walsh – will fill the Norr ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 12:17 pm
  • Holiday Express train headed to Blackberry Farm

    AURORA – The Holiday Express train will be running during the first three weekends in December at Blackberry Farm for its Yuletide celebration, with t ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 11:20 am
  • Face Time with Johanna Rebman

    Wheaton resident Johanna Rebman, 58, was at Beech Tree Studio in Geneva when she answered 11 questions for the Kane County Chronicle's Brenda Schory. ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Elderday Center to participate in Giving Tuesday

    BATAVIA – Elderday Center in Batavia is once again joining the nation by participating in Giving Tuesday on Dec. 1.
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 8:57 pm
  • St. Charles 11-year-old, North Aurora men among Brookfield Zoo photo contest winners

    BROOKFIELD – Dominic Pistilli of St. Charles was among the local winners of the Chicago Zoological Society’s 2015 Photo Contest.
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 8:56 pm
  • St. Charles woman rescued after car goes into pond

    BLACKBERRY TOWNSHIP – An 85-year-old St. Charles woman recently was rescued after she mistakenly drove into a pond in Blackberry Township, according t ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 9:08 am
  • Contract negotiations continue in Kaneland

    MAPLE PARK – Kaneland School District 302 has added a section on its website – web.kaneland.org – "to communicate ongoing updates" as district officia ...
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 8:33 pm