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  • Sound Off: 'Appreciate what we have' and more

    Appreciate what we haveWhat’s happening to Batavia? We see now the city wants to demolish a historic ...
    June 20, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Learning To Grow: Grafting – a gardening ancient wonder

    People have been playing with the nature of plants for millennia. Most of the plants we know so well were created as hybrids of plants that grew wild. ...
    June 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Tales From The Motherhood: Human Library event to take place June 24-25 in Geneva

    I’m not unique. I’m just another mom who wants a peaceful world for her children. So when I stumbled upon the Human Library concept last June, I just ...
    June 19, 2016 - 8:51 pm
  • Editor's Notebook: Newspapers win awards in state contest

    The Kane County Chronicle, Elburn Herald and Sugar Grove Herald won multiple awards in this year’s Illinois Press Association contest.
    June 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: Therapy dogs comfort people of all ages

    Therapy dogs are becoming increasingly popular in hospitals, schools, nursing homes and even libraries – but are the programs well-attended? Can dogs ...
    June 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Good Natured: Understanding the red-winged blackbird

    Every year about this time, certain wild neighbors start making headlines. Their behavior gets labeled aggressive, and people start calling them jerks ...
    June 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Market and movies come together at Primrose Farm this June

    Where can you find purple carrots, blue potatoes, wicked witches and flying monkeys all in one place? From cornering the market on fresh food to celeb ...
    June 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • River Town Chronicles: Our self-destructive nature buys pop, not popcorn

    I’m in a checkout line at a big-box store that carries groceries, dry goods and a walk-up Starbucks. The cashier begins to bag my purchases. She’s eit ...
    June 17, 2016 - 6:22 am
  • In Focus: Play ball

    I have photographed a lot of baseball so far this spring, and I have to say my favorite game so far was when dozens of Kane County Cougars players joi ...
    June 17, 2016 - 6:22 am
  • Picturing the Past ... with the St. Charles History Museum

    Brig. Gen. John Farnsworth was the commander of the 8th Illinois Volunteer Cavalry.His home was wher ...
    June 16, 2016 - 7:53 am
  • Before The Diploma: My experience taking a three-week class

    College is all about trying new things, right? So taking a three-week accelerated English course was nothing but new to me. I never would have thought ...
    June 16, 2016 - 6:56 am
  • Backstage Questions With ... Ron Onesti: More details on the Donnie Wahlberg show and more

    “OMG, how did you get The New Kids on the Block to reunite at The Arcada? – Kelly O., StreamwoodI wi ...
    June 16, 2016 - 7:02 am
  • Beyond the Bookshelf: Summertime fun with Geneva library

    If we’re watching the weather these days, it’s because Swedish Days is right around the corner, and we’re getting ready to put up our tent and offer f ...
    June 16, 2016 - 7:01 am
  • Letter: Supporting veterans

    To the editor:The members of Daniel Simpson American Legion Auxiliary 630 in Elburn wish to thank th ...
    June 15, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Waubonsee Voices: Defining student success means looking at the whole individual

    If you read any national articles about higher education, you’re likely to find the phrase “student success” used in almost every paragraph. But what ...
    June 15, 2016 - 5:30 am