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  • Theory: In divorce, equal is not always fair

    Sometimes the word equal is confused with the word equitable. Equal means all are given the same. Equitable means all are treated fairly. This is an i ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 5:59 pm
  • Tales from the Motherhood: Healing horses

    “It was a magical evening,” said one of Casey’s Safe Haven founders, Sue Balla, a few weeks ago when Rustic Road Farm hosted its third annual “Gallopi ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 5:56 pm
  • In Your Court: The phases of litigation

    One of the most common questions I receive at the consultation is, “How long will my case take?” The ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 10:23 am
  • River Town Chronicles: Goodbye hearty handshake; hello Ebola wave

    As a baby boomer, I grew up in the 1950s and ’60s, when a handshake served as the customary greeting. My dad taught me to grasp the hand firmly, not t ...
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 10:24 pm
  • In Focus: Disaster drill

    Last week, reporter Ashley Sloboda and I had the chance to witness a rescue drill at the Lafarge gravel pit in Elburn.
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 9:11 pm
  • Park district’s fall-fun events make for ghoulishly good time

    “Stop! You’re scaring me!”If the thought of marauding zombies, ghostly specters and spooky mansions ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 10:44 pm
  • Before the Diploma: Hi, my name is

    All right, so I dedicate this entire first column to whoever came up with the idea that taking risks pays off.
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 10:39 pm
  • Paying for our wars

    The cost of the new U.S. military operation in Iraq and Syria already is approaching $1 billion, according to a study released last week. The Pentagon ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 10:39 pm
  • Kaneland Connection: Ready for powder puff football in Kaneland

    MAPLE PARK – Girls in the junior and senior classes at Kaneland High School will be ready for some football tonight in one of the feature events of th ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • Letter: It’s called inversion

    To the Editor:When you’re filing your tax return or studying the withholding from your pay check, th ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Another View: JPMorgan hack shows the U.S. needs a serious cyberwar plan

    Every day seems to bring a new story about a digital hack or intrusion – usually boring, only occasionally involving nudity. The recent incident at JP ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Letter: Preserving historical heritage

    To the Editor: On behalf of the Camp Kane Heritage Foundation Board of Directors and volunteers, we ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 10:12 pm
  • Another view: Celebrating National Newspaper Week

    What do you care most about in life? Most of us would put family at, or near, the top of such a list ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 10:08 pm
  • Sound Off: We are the United States of America

    The following is what our readers sounded off about this week: Wake up It's amazing how quickly peo ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 8:13 am
  • Editor's Notebook: Election Central website now live

    The general election is a month away, and the Kane County Chronicle is amping up its coverage of the candidates and local referendums.
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 10:12 pm
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