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  • Letter to the Editor: Storm drains are not a disposal system

    To the Editor:How we manage our yards can have a significant impact upon water quality. November is ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 10:01 pm
  • Another View: Creating a Library of Congress for the digital age

    For 215 years, the Library of Congress has been collecting and organizing the world’s knowledge for the benefit of Americans. Now its longtime leader ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 10:02 pm
  • Another View: Bernie Sanders' 'democratic socialism' misses the point

    “Let me take this opportunity to define for you, simply and straightforwardly, what democratic socialism means to me,” Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vermont, ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:51 pm
  • Letter to the Editor: A positive impact on caregivers

    To the Editor:November is National Family Caregivers Month, a time to highlight the needs of caregiv ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:50 pm
  • Batavia Business Beat: Shop small every day

    As a chamber of commerce executive director, you would expect me to support local business. Which I do, but as a smart consumer, I would expect you to ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:47 pm
  • Sound Off: Shape up, sport

    The following is what our readers sounded off about this week: Shape up, sport I’d like to respond ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 8:10 am
  • Our View: Hailing the latest Spartan effort

    A woman named Peg spent four decades vaulting the St. Francis girls volleyball program onto its current pedestal.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 10:32 pm
  • Our View: Give thanks, be safe, dig in

    Americans ate an estimated 46 million turkeys during Thanksgiving 2014. There’s no denying that’s a lot of gobbling, but can we get that figure broken ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 10:32 pm
  • Another View: The encryption tangle

    The terrorist attacks in Paris have sparked fresh debate about the risks and rewards of encrypted communications in smartphones and other devices and ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 10:30 pm
  • Cookbook Library: A slow cooker cranberry cake for Thanksgiving

    A recently released cookbook by food consultants, cooking teachers and food bloggers Roxanne Wyss and Kathy Moore takes slow cookers in a new directio ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 10:30 pm
  • Tales from the Motherhood: Bickering can scramble mom's brain to bits

    Today’s column comes to you compliments of Mother Clucker’s Kitchen in Chicago. Yes, yes indeed.For ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 10:29 pm
  • Editor's Notebook: Hosting an event? Promote it online!

    Every day, the Kane County Chronicle receives numerous emails from local residents and organizations asking the editorial department to try and promot ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 10:15 pm
  • Good Natured: Changing of the guard, white-tailed deer style

    Have you ever witnessed a changing of the guard?Maybe you’ve visited Arlington National Cemetery. I ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 8:13 am
  • Another View: Wall Street opens its lobbying war chest

    This December could be Wall Street’s best chance in a while to roll back financial regulation. Judging from the amount of money the industry has been ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 10:16 pm
  • River Town Chronicles: One Thanksgiving dessert too many – FYAs

    My wife and I were driving north on Randall Road after seeing “Spectre,” the latest “Bond, James Bond,” extravaganza. At 9 o’clock, the traffic lights ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 10:15 pm