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  • Letter: Reduce the load on taxpayers

    To the Editor:In response to the letter published in the Kane Country Chronicle on Aug. 18, “Let’s r ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 9:45 pm
  • Sound Off: Good for all citizens

    The following is what our readers sounded off about this week: They got it right In response to “Mor ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 6:51 am
  • Another View: The heroin emergency in the United States

    Not even the federal government can solve the nation’s growing heroin epidemic on its own, but it could always do more. That’s probably the best way t ...
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 10:32 pm
  • Our View: Thumbs-up to Kaneland High School holding a homecoming day parade

    At many high schools, a homecoming parade is an annual tradition, providing an opportunity for a community to gather with students, teachers and staff ...
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 10:31 pm
  • Our View: Thumbs-down to St. Charles officials considering to allow video gaming

    St. Charles officials are considering whether to allow video gaming.If the city’s aldermen vote in f ...
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 10:32 pm
  • Good Natured: These creatures of the night are truly amazing

    Odd creatures roam our streets by night. Sidewalks, too. And driveways, and front and back steps – especially those with lights.
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 7:48 pm
  • Editor's Notebook: Tackling our prep football preview section

    Prep football practices are underway at area high schools, and the Kane County Chronicle sports team has been busy preparing its annual prep football ...
    Aug. 21, 2015 - 7:19 pm
  • Letter to the Editor: Keep the revenue in St. Charles

    To the Editor:I would like to comment on the St. Charles City Council meeting in which they discusse ...
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 10:34 pm
  • In Focus: School daze

    Either kindergartners are getting smaller or backpacks are getting bigger. I had the chance to photo ...
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 7:34 pm
  • Another View: Northwestern football players are not employees

    Faced with a question that didn’t belong before it in the first place – are students on athletic scholarships employees of the colleges they play for? ...
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 10:44 pm
  • Beyond the Bookshelves: eMedia offers entertainment, education for all

    Did you know a Geneva Public Library card provides you with free, 24/7 access to thousands of eBooks, eComics, eMagazines, eAudiobooks, movies, music ...
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 10:42 pm
  • The Write Stuff: 'You are enough'

    A couple weeks ago, I was scrolling through quotes online from some of my favorite Broadway performers. Most of them were your predictable inspiration ...
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 10:41 pm
  • Letter to the Editor: Who can understand this?

    Cecil the lion is dead. Why?Some coward with a cruel, sadistic heart thought it was fun to see a mag ...
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 10:10 pm
  • Another View: Right and left poison Common Core with inflammatory rhetoric

    The ideologues have so disfigured Common Core that supporters of the educational reform now dare not speak its name.
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 10:09 pm
  • Waubonsee Voices: Waubonsee meets local workforce training needs

    Many employers in the Waubonsee Community College district rely on temporary workers to augment their workforce. In fact, with 17,000 openings this ye ...
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 10:05 pm