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  • Another View: Encouraging the vote

    Given that it’s the world’s oldest living democracy, it’s odd the United States puts so many obstacles between its citizens and the voting booth.
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 8:32 pm
  • Letter: Christmas not for celebrating money, greed

    To the Editor:October wasn’t even over and the retailers were off and running.Fake Christmas trees a ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 8:32 pm
  • Kaneland Connection: Santa, treats and holiday fun at Christmas in Kaneville

    KANEVILLE – Paxton Greiff approached Santa Claus, then took a step back. He took a candy cane, waited a second, then moved closer.
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 7:28 pm
  • Another View: Rolling Stone problems change Cosby context

    The context of the Bill Cosby discussion has changed in the past few days. The shift has little to do with Cosby or his lawyer or the heap of accusati ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 10:18 pm
  • Letter to the Editor: Consider supporting CASA Kane County

    To the Editor:This time of year we all tend to be a little more generous and enjoy stories of how ou ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 10:11 pm
  • Chamber Chat: Christmas memories and awkward photos

    Awkward family photos. We all have them, some more than others. This time of the year seems to bring them out as you are trying to find the perfect pi ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 9:04 pm
  • Sound Off: A lousy way to perform the job

    The following is what our readers sounded off about this week: A lousy way to perform the job No new ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 10:07 am
  • Tales from the Motherhood: Chipping in

    What a week of wild news, world! I laughed out loud when I read the tweet, “Has anyone tried turning America off and back on again?”
    Dec. 6, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Our View: A need to co-exist in Campton Hills

    Campton Hills village government has so many internal problems these days, it’s a wonder village officials have any time left over to attend to the bu ...
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • Editor's Notebook: Chronicle to host Economic Forecast 2015

    What’s on the economic horizon for Kane County next year?Answers to that question will be provided d ...
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 9:55 pm
  • Good Natured: A real weasel, a bona fide mustelid

    So the other day we had a bit of an oddball show up here at the ‘Knolls. Slinky and furtive, he skulked in the shadows and did his best to avoid detec ...
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • Theory: Change is going to do you good

    New Year’s resolutions, we make them … and break them. The idea is good, but the execution, flawed. ...
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 6:00 pm
  • River Town Chronicles: The gift of periodical adjustments

    With 20 shopping days until Christmas, it’s not too late to send a magazine gift subscription to that annoying relative or sometimes friend. Periodica ...
    Dec. 4, 2014 - 8:21 pm
  • Another View: Colleges accommodate a binge-drinking culture

    On Nov. 22, the University of Virginia hosted its last home football game of the season or, as it has come to be known, “the fourth-year fifth.” It is ...
    Dec. 4, 2014 - 8:21 pm
  • In Focus: A seat at the table

    I started my Monday morning after the holiday in the Kane County Board room to photograph Kane County Sheriff Donald Kramer’s swearing-in ceremony.
    Dec. 4, 2014 - 6:43 pm
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