Local News

  • St. Charles East senior honored for film work

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles East senior plans to turn one of her childhood pastimes into a career.Ma ...
    May 21, 2015 - 7:56 pm
  • Women’s Business Council hosts networking event

    The Women's Business Council of the St. Charles Chamber of Commerce hosted a Networking on the Patio event at Ray's Evergreen Tavern, located at 1400 ...
    May 21, 2015 - 7:30 pm
  • Road closures planned for St. Charles Memorial Day parade

    ST. CHARLES – Various temporary street closings will be in effect Monday for the 2015 Memorial Day Parade, according to a St. Charles police news rele ...
    May 21, 2015 - 7:28 pm
  • Evernia holds ribbon-cutting ceremony

    Geneva Chamber Membership Director Judy Carroll (left) held the ribbon while owners Mark & Nancy Thompson cut the ribbon to Evernia surrounded by empl ...
    May 21, 2015 - 7:27 pm
  • Shadwick King arguments, sentencing moved to Aug. 5

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The next court date for a Geneva man convicted of murdering his wife has been pushed back a couple of months, according to cour ...
    May 22, 2015 - 7:10 am
  • Prosecutors seek protective order of victim interviews in Wright case

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP –A preliminary hearing on a protective order was scheduled for next month in the case regarding an Elburn police officer who was ...
    May 21, 2015 - 6:28 pm
  • Local pen pals meet up in Geneva

    Pen pals Kailynn Scott (left), a second-grader at Otter Creek Elementary School in South Elgin, and Tessa Macino Miller, a second-grader at Harrison E ...
    May 21, 2015 - 4:56 pm
  • Agency on Aging of Northeastern Illinois to host public hearings May 28

    The Agency on Aging of Northeastern Illinois will host public hearings Thursday, May 28, on the proposed area plan for fiscal year 2016-18, as well as ...
    May 21, 2015 - 2:06 pm
  • 'Shifting Gears' seminar set for tonight in Sugar Grove

    SUGAR GROVE – A "Shifting Gears" seminar is set from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 21, at the Sugar Grove Public Library, 125 Municipal Drive, Sugar ...
    May 21, 2015 - 2:03 pm
  • ‘Friends’ actor to be part of ‘Celebrity Autobiography’ show

    BATAVIA – Actress Maggie Wheeler is probably best known for her Janice Litman Goralnik character on the popular television show “Friends.”
    May 21, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Chit Chat: Local designer opens bridal boutique in Geneva

    GENEVA – St. Charles resident Caroline DeVillo wants to help brides find the perfect wedding dress. ...
    May 21, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Face Time with Amanda Drafall

    Hampshire resident Amanda Drafall, 38, was at the St. Charles Arts Council open house when she answered 11 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s B ...
    May 21, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Skate park supporters take message to Elburn Village Board

    ELBURN – The mission to bring a skate park to Elburn made a stop Monday night at Village Hall, as the teenagers leading the push brought their message ...
    May 21, 2015 - 6:28 am
  • Former St. Charles North employee makes brief court appearance

    ST. CHARLES – A former dean’s assistant for St. Charles North High School, who is accused of having sexual contact with a student from the school, mad ...
    May 20, 2015 - 7:47 pm
  • Blackberry Township man faces sexual abuse charges

    SUGAR GROVE –A Blackberry Township man was charged with two counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse of an underaged teen girl, court records show.
    May 20, 2015 - 7:47 pm