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  • Doctor from St. Charles receives Humanitarian Award

    Dr. Charles Graham Woodward of St. Charles was recently honored by Northwestern Medicine with the 2017 Humanitarian Award.
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 8:52 am
  • Hultgren updates work on heroin, opioid abuse in new report

    After conducting four meetings last summer on heroin and opioid abuse in the 14th Congressional District, U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Winfield, releas ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 6:30 am
  • Batavia police reports

    • Kenneth E. Bailey, 39, of the 200 block of North Harrison Street, Batavia, was arrested Feb. 2 in the 1000 block of South Batavia Avenue, Batavia, o ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 1:17 pm
  • Axelrod explores politics of Trump and Obama at Aurora University

    BATAVIA – With flashes of wry humor, David Axelrod, a veteran of American politics and Chicago journalism, spoke to a packed auditorium at Aurora Univ ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 1:15 pm
  • Vote for the Kane County Chronicle/St. Charles Toyota Athlete of the Month

    Click here to vote for the athlete of the month. ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 3:54 pm
  • Geneva museum highlights famous architects, buildings in new exhibit

    GENEVA – The Geneva History Museum’s new exhibit, "Inside & Out: Geneva’s Faces, Places & Spaces," highlights the people who designed, constructed and ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 1:12 pm
  • Memory Café in Batavia to serve friendship and support to people facing Alzheimer's

    BATAVIA – The Memory Café Fox Valley meeting at 10 a.m. Feb. 22 in Batavia will mark the beginning of the group’s second year.
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 1:25 pm
  • Geneva's PB Kitchen Design in top 10 for 'Best Bar' in Chicago

    GENEVA – PB Kitchen Design of Geneva has landed in the top-10 list for “Best Bar” in Chicago on Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and de ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 1:27 pm
  • Blecker takes trustees to task on closed meetings, ordinance violation

    CAMPTON HILLS – Discord between Campton Hills village trustees and the village president erupted at a Feb. 7 board meeting over an ongoing dispute reg ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 11:22 am
  • Burns calls out Simonian on ethics violation in Geneva

    GENEVA – Mayor Kevin Burns called out 5th Ward Alderman Tom Simonian on an alleged ethics violation when the alderman did not recuse himself from disc ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 10:33 am
  • Kaneland District 302 to purchase 7 used school buses

    MAPLE PARK – Kaneland School District 302 will be receiving relatively-new buses later this year.The ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 9:35 am
  • Deadline extended for St. Patrick’s Parade entries in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – The Downtown St. Charles Partnership is extending its acceptance of entries for the 18th annual St. Patrick’s Parade, which will take pl ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 1:31 pm
  • Schielke, Stoops vie for Batavia mayor

    BATAVIA – The election contest for mayor of Batavia between 36-year incumbent Jeff Schielke and challenger Jason Stoops has thus far been extremely lo ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 3:30 pm
  • Batavia Mothers' Club plans Bunco Charity Fundraiser

    BATAVIA – A fun night of rolling dice for a great cause is promised by the Batavia Mothers' Club Foundation's third annual Bunco Charity Fundraiser on ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 4:19 pm
  • Girl Scout Pinewood Derby: 6 photos

    A Pinewood Derby was hosted at the Sugar Grove Community Building by Girl Scout Troop 1569 on Feb. 11.
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 4:13 pm