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  • Another view: How Brazil’s World Cup disaster could change the nation

    It was the most shocking defeat in the history of the World Cup. Brazil’s 7-1 semifinal annihilation in Belo Horizonte at the hands of a faultless Ger ...
    July 10, 2014 - 10:20 pm
  • Letter: Obama’s international affairs

    To the Editor:Why doesn’t Obama have any real support in international politics?That’s an easy quest ...
    July 10, 2014 - 10:20 pm
  • Life at East: Dorm sweet dorm

    Recently, I was able to go through the process of picking my dorm for college. I definitely knew that I wanted to live on the honors floor because I w ...
    July 9, 2014 - 10:42 pm
  • Kaneland Connection: 'Mattress' time at Kaneland

    MAPLE PARK – When Alec Kovach first was looking to try out for a play, he was nervous. Just in case he was thinking of changing his mind, a friend too ...
    July 8, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Another view: How to make Larry Page’s part-time utopia work

    Google Chief Executive Officer Larry Page says we should all work fewer hours, and – like most people – I love the prospect.
    July 8, 2014 - 11:02 pm
  • Letter: ‘Serve the people or get out!’

    To the Editor:It is vitally important that all voters who have elected people to the Illinois Legisl ...
    July 8, 2014 - 11:02 pm
  • Rush: Recapping Swedish Days; looking ahead to Geneva Arts Fair

    OTROLIGT! Whether you say it in Swedish or English, the word INCREDIBLE encompasses everything that was last month’s huge Swedish Days festival. Sure, ...
    July 7, 2014 - 10:34 pm
  • Letter: Agreeing with Thomas Paine

    To the Editor:This may be the shortest letter to the editor that I’ve ever written. It’s in response ...
    July 7, 2014 - 10:33 pm
  • Another view: U.S. cannot tolerate a free-for-all on its southern border

    The failure of immigration reform to make headway in the Republican-dominated House of Representatives is a chronicle of a death foretold. House Repub ...
    July 7, 2014 - 9:09 pm
  • Sound Off: Put away the fireworks

    The following is what our readers sounded off about this week: Noisy fireworks The calendar and mos ...
    July 7, 2014 - 8:41 am
  • Editor’s Notebook: Time to turn the Twitter on

    The Kane County Chronicle is amping up its Twitter presence.Although the Chronicle has been on Twitt ...
    July 4, 2014 - 11:41 pm
  • Good Natured: The Holy Grail of all River Bug-dom

    Editor’s Note: This column is the third in a three-part series on the Fox River’s famous, or perhaps infamous, “River Bugs.”
    July 5, 2014 - 9:36 am
  • Our View: Take steps to encourage more voting

    Voting is the most basic principle of democracy. Yet, very few people exercise their right to vote. ...
    July 4, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • Letter: Our religious beliefs

    After the Hobby Lobby ruling, U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin announced he will introduce a bill requiring “ ... all corporations using this Supreme Court decis ...
    July 7, 2014 - 9:51 am
  • In Focus: Play Ball

    I’ve probably been to about three dozen Kane County Cougars games as a photographer, but last Thursday was only my third game as a spectator. 
    July 4, 2014 - 12:03 am
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