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  • Animals enrich our lives at home and beyond

    Whether it’s Moose the dog that plays Frisbee with your son in your backyard or Clyde the turtle that his class took care of as a science project, ani ...
    July 18, 2016 - 10:23 am
  • Learning to Grow: Plant easy-care perennials

    It’s ironic that though our days are longer, summer is the season when I often feel there just aren’t enough hours to get everything accomplished. Bet ...
    July 17, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Good Natured: Time to talk about those other fireflies

    Last week we took a “Good Natured” look at fireflies, those flashy stars that light up our warm summer nights. We talked about their life cycle, how t ...
    July 16, 2016 - 8:01 am
  • Our View: Let's continue to break ground on First Street

    An article on KCChronicle.com this week focuses on the new plans proposed for the First Street redevelopment project in St. Charles. Planning for this ...
    July 18, 2016 - 7:38 am
  • Editor's Notebook: Online comments switch to Facebook

    John Sahly, senior digital editor at Shaw Media, recently posted some information on the Kane County Chronicle website that I wanted to further share ...
    July 18, 2016 - 7:58 pm
  • Tales From The Motherhood: The highlights and lowlights of firework displays

    I have so many great memories of great fireworks.Of that night in 1976, for example, 200 years after ...
    July 16, 2016 - 8:01 am
  • In Focus: Fountains and flowers

    As a photojournalist, I sometimes find myself falling into the same rhythms and patterns of news photography, forgetting to look outside the box and e ...
    July 15, 2016 - 6:51 am
  • River Town Chronicles: Today’s youth– unfocused, distracted and anxious

    We’re losing our children – and ourselves – to distractions. The internet’s alluring info-dump and multiple messaging opportunities engender a loss of ...
    July 15, 2016 - 7:39 am
  • Picturing the Past ... with the Geneva History Museum

    It took nearly 13 years for Geneva’s community swimming pool to become a reality.In 1943, fundraisin ...
    July 14, 2016 - 7:07 am
  • Discover Your Library: Student Art Show inspires imagination at the library

    It’s reaffirming to see the number of talented and dynamic people who walk through our doors. In addition to our fine array of patrons, we’ve recently ...
    July 14, 2016 - 7:05 am
  • Before The Diploma: Mall of America road trip

    No matter how cliché this sounds, I admit that I’m a female who loves to shop for cute pairs of shoes and browse around different types of stores wish ...
    July 14, 2016 - 7:04 am
  • Waubonsee Voices: GI Bill, personalized approach best for military veterans returning to college

    Seventy-two years after its inception, the GI Bill is still going strong at colleges across the nation. But while the GI Bill might help veterans get ...
    July 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Park District Dish: An art show on fabric

    The Batavia Depot Museum is getting ready to host the 10th annual Batavia Quilt and Textile Show. After 10 years, this show has evolved and grown into ...
    July 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Tom’s Cookbook Library: ‘Tasting Rome’ celebrates tradition, innovation

    “Tasting Rome: Fresh Flavors and Forgotten Recipes from an Ancient City” (Clarkson Potter), a new cookbook by experienced freelance food writer Katie ...
    July 13, 2016 - 12:41 pm
  • Chamber Chat: Geneva Arts Fair to take place July 23 and 24

    WOW! The only word that encompasses everything that was last month’s huge Swedish Days festival. A GIANT thank you to the city of Geneva departments f ...
    July 12, 2016 - 4:53 pm