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  • Kane County's credit card reports available online

    Those interested in how county government officials use their procurement cards now have another way to get that information.
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 4:42 pm
  • Geneva teen's 'Idol' run continues

    GENEVA – Kayla Mickelsen's run on "American Idol" will continue into next week's episodes. During a two-hour episode that aired Thursday night, Mickel ...
    Jan. 30, 2016 - 9:49 am
  • Police probe death in Geneva: Few details emerge after death of 53-year-old man

    GENEVA – Yellow tape surrounded a house in the 0 to 100 block of Crissey Avenue on Friday, and police vehicles were parked near the home.
    Jan. 30, 2016 - 9:46 am
  • Face Time with Tyler Hofmeister

    Geneva resident Tyler Hofmeister, 18, was at Delectable E-Vapors in St. Charles when he answered nine questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Geneva residents speak against proposed Cetron redevelopment

    GENEVA –áMore than 200 people packed a standing-room-only Geneva Plan Commission hearing Thursday on a proposal to build a five-story 219- apartment b ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 7:17 am
  • North Aurora cat takes it easy

    After Kane County Chronicle editor Kathy Balcazar requested pet photos from readers in a recent column, North Aurora resident Linda Michelsásent in a ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 8:17 pm
  • Campus Notes

    Carthage CollegeA total of 972 students have been named to the Carthage College dean’s list for the ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 8:12 pm
  • Blue Cross PPO change affects some Delnor patients

    GENEVA – Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois discontinued one of its two health exchange plans for 2016, a move that affected 37,000 patients who went ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 4:50 pm
  • Dems in congressional races outline priorities

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Strengthening the Affordable Care Act, improving the economy and establishing a budget that looks long term were some of the priorities ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 8:11 pm
  • Burlington Central senior earns Eagle rank

    Burlington Central High Schoolásenior Evan Johnson earned the rank of Eagle Scout on Dec. 6 during a ceremony at Grace Lutheran Church of Lily Lake.
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 8:11 pm
  • Initiative to boost screenings seeking to reduce colon cancer deaths

    Tom Fezzey said his first colonoscopy just before Christmas last year was no big deal – and the results showed he did not have cancer.
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 7:19 am
  • Kane County sheriff works to replace aging X-ray machines

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – As people waited in an out-the-door line at the Kane County Judicial Center on Thursday morning, Sheriff Donald Kramer told the ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 7:18 am
  • Kane County clerk announces early voting delay

    GENEVA – Two voting options for the primary election – by mail and early voting – will be delayed due to ongoing objections to several presidential ca ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 3:41 pm
  • Batavia library announces pick for community-wide reading program

    BATAVIA – The Batavia Public Library has announced that its One Book, One Batavia selection for 2016 will center on fictional detective Sherlock Holme ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 3:10 pm
  • Deadline nears for St. Patrick's Parade entries

    ST. CHARLES – Those wanting to participate in the 17th annual St. Patrick’s Parade have until Feb. 12 to submit an application, according to a Downtow ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 12:15 pm