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  • Batavia apartment damaged by fire

    BATAVIA – A child playing with a lighter caused a fire at the Green Meadows apartment complex Saturday afternoon.
    April 18, 2014 - 6:29 pm
  • Ghost hunters at O'Brien's Pub

    BATAVIA – Things that go bump in the night were on tap late Feb. 28 at O’Brien’s Pub and Grill in Batavia, as a team of ghost hunters converged on the ...
    April 18, 2014 - 6:29 pm
  • Slice of Life: Behind the scenes

    BATAVIA – Albright Theatre Company costumer Beth Oberle wanted to make sure actor Alexander Seymour's suit fit correctly.
    April 18, 2014 - 6:29 pm
  • Holy Cross preschool students try their own hand at making pizza

    BATAVIA – Given that cheese and sauce are his favorite pizza toppings, it is not surprising that 4-year-old Hughston Walker of Batavia decided to put ...
    April 18, 2014 - 6:20 pm
  • Girls, moms encouraged to be super

    SUGAR GROVE – Pink balloons outside the Sugar Grove Community Center on Sunday marked the location of the Empowering Girls to Be Super event, but the ...
    April 18, 2014 - 6:24 pm
  • Face Time with Margie Anderson

    Elburn resident Margie Anderson, 79, was at the monthly meeting of the Elburn Seniors when she answered 12 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s B ...
    April 18, 2014 - 6:23 pm
  • Face Time with Blanche Clegg

    Elburn resident Blanche Clegg, 86, was at the monthly meeting of the Elburn Seniors when she answered eight questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s ...
    April 18, 2014 - 6:12 pm
  • Ready for the hunt

    Those who participate Saturday in an Easter egg hunt at Faith Baptist Mill Creek church, near Geneva, first will look to the skies.
    April 18, 2014 - 6:08 pm
  • Joining hands around the courthouse

    GENEVA – More than 140 people participated Thursday in Kane County’s 10th Annual Hands Around the Courthouse event to bring attention to child abuse a ...
    April 18, 2014 - 6:08 pm
  • ‘A lot of people to thank’: K. Hollis celebrating

    BATAVIA – It’s hard for K. Hollis Jewelers owner Rob Hollis to forget the anniversary of the opening of the store, which he owns with his wife, Karen ...
    April 18, 2014 - 6:09 pm
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