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  • Ashton: Library board providing excellent leadership

    One of the unique features of American public libraries is the way they are organized and governed. Almost all our public libraries are structured as ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 6:30 am
  • Joliet child care centers worried about stricter CCAP requirements

    JOLIET – A recently opened Joliet child care center might not survive much longer if Gov. Bruce Rauner’s strict eligibility requirements for state-sub ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 11:51 pm
  • Will, Grundy county schools required by state to expand concussion injury response

    MORRIS – Schools throughout the state are required to help students, especially athletes, recover from concussion injuries as they return to the class ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 11:09 pm
  • Governor asks for SBA assistance for Grundy County area affected by storms

    COAL CITY – Residents of Coal City and the surrounding area affected by the June 22 EF3 tornado might be eligible to apply for low-interest, long-ter ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:00 pm
  • Police Reports: Glen Ellyn for Aug. 27

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Glen Ellyn Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 6:00 am
  • Police Reports: Wheaton for Aug. 27

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Wheaton Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have no ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 6:00 am
  • Face Time with Janet Marciniak

    Geneva resident Janet Marciniak, 55, was fishing in the Fox River at Island Park in Geneva when she answered 10 questions for the Kane County Chronicl ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Star-studded night at benefit at Oscar Swan Country Inn in Geneva

    GENEVA – Hotel Baker owner Rowena Salas said she was honored that celebrity Jenny McCarthy and singer/actor Donnie Wahlberg picked the St. Charles hot ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 9:57 pm
  • Plainfield holds commemoration for 25th anniversary of 1990 tornado

    PLAINFIELD – Hundreds of heads faced down in reverence Friday afternoon as former Plainfield Mayor Mary Latta read the names of the 29 victims of the ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • LivingWell to celebrate 10 years

    GENEVA – LivingWell Cancer Resource Center in Geneva will mark its 10th anniversary Tuesday with a celebration including its volunteers, affiliated ph ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 8:42 pm
  • Geneva man charged with aggravated domestic battery

    GENEVA – A Geneva man is being held on $30,000 bond in the Kane County Jail on a charge of aggravated domestic battery – a felony – records show.
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 8:14 pm
  • Adults, juvenile charged in 'one-night crime spree' in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – A “one-night crime spree” on the city’s southeast side in June has resulted in multiple felony charges against a juvenile and two men, S ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 8:13 pm
  • Batavia to revisit all-day kindergarten

    BATAVIA – Batavia School District 101 Chief Academic Officer Brad Newkirk will look at the cost of reinstituting all-day kindergarten within the distr ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 8:12 pm
  • Good Natured: Snakes – even venomous ones – have important jobs to do

    Maybe you’ve heard, a snake caused quite a stir in the Tri-Cities this past week.After a lead story ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 8:11 pm
  • McMahon seeks 2nd term as Kane County state’s attorney

    Kane County State’s Attorney Joe McMahon hopes he can continue doing a job he loves.And so this week ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 7:43 pm
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