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  • Waubonsee’s fast-track associate degree program reaches halfway point

    SUGAR GROVE – For the past several months, Viridiana Diaz has been in survival mode.The 22-year-old ...
    March 13, 2017 - 5:06 pm
  • St. Charles candidates share views at forum

    ST. CHARLES – The League of Women Voters of Central Kane County hosted a forum March 9 for candidates running in the April 4 consolidated election in ...
    March 13, 2017 - 4:55 pm
  • ‘Laser Comedy Show’ to be held at Sugar Grove Public Library

    SUGAR GROVE – People of all ages are urged to check out a laser comedy show at 11 a.m. March 25 at the Sugar Grove Public Library.
    March 13, 2017 - 4:55 pm
  • Memory Café in Batavia to serve friendship and support to people facing Alzheimer's

    BATAVIA – The Memory Café Fox Valley's next informal social gathering where people in the early stages of Alzheimer’s Disease or other forms of memory ...
    March 14, 2017 - 4:06 pm
  • Man charged with DUI on a backhoe in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles man, who was charged with driving under the influence, was not driving a car but an orange backhoe on city property in the ...
    March 13, 2017 - 3:30 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Jackelyn Martin, 35, of the 29W400 Ray Avenue, Winfield Township, was charged March 5 with retail theft.
    March 13, 2017 - 12:30 pm
  • Night at the Races: 7 photos

    The Elburn Chamber of Commerce hosted the organization's annual Awards Banquet and "Night at the Races" Fundraiser at Hughes Creek Golf Club in Elburn ...
    March 13, 2017 - 9:29 am
  • Man faces felony charges for injury to Geneva cop

    GENEVA – A DeKalb man was charged with felony aggravated assault and resisting arrest, which injured a police officer, among other charges, police rep ...
    March 13, 2017 - 7:30 am
  • Documentary follows path of gems from African mines to final cut

    GENEVA – State Street Jewelers in Geneva will host a documentary film, “Sharing the Rough,” at 7:30 p.m. March 20 at the Arcada Theatre, 105 E. Main S ...
    March 12, 2017 - 8:30 pm
  • Face Time with Denise Stephens

    Winfield resident Denise Stephens, 43, was at St. Charles Bowl when she answered questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.
    March 12, 2017 - 7:42 pm
  • Romantic comedy on tap at Playhouse 38

    GENEVA – “This is Not What I Ordered” is a romantic comedy about finding love that will take place at Playhouse 38, 321 Stevens St., Suite P, Geneva.
    March 12, 2017 - 7:37 pm
  • Woman charged with felony prescription forgery

    ST. CHARLES – An Elgin woman was charged with two counts of felony possession of prescription forms, according to police reports released through the ...
    March 12, 2017 - 7:34 pm
  • St. Charles police confirm dad shot his daughters, his wife, himself

    ST. CHARLES – Randall Coffland told a 911 dispatcher on March 10 that he shot his daughters to death, that he shot his wife, and he was going to shoot ...
    March 13, 2017 - 7:34 am
  • Batavia police reports

    • Henedina S. Lopez-Lira, 20, of the 500 block of Michigan Avenue, Aurora, was charged March 1 with retail theft less than $300 at Kohl's, 251 N. Rand ...
    March 12, 2017 - 7:24 am
  • Friends mourn slain classmates in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – A crowd of St. Charles East High School students, many holding candles, gathered just before dusk in the 400 block of South First Street ...
    March 13, 2017 - 7:33 am