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  • Face Time with Lisa Ciccone

    Kaneville resident Lisa Ciccone, 47, was at Kaneville Fest when she answered 12 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.
    Sept. 5, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Lemont Historical Society plans Keepataw Trail hike for Labor Day

    LEMONT – The Lemont Area Historical Society will host a hike of Keepataw Trail at 8 a.m. Sept. 7 at the Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve in Darien.
    Sept. 5, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Police Reports: Downers Grove for Sept. 2

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Downers Grove Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime h ...
    Sept. 5, 2015 - 5:00 am
  • Possible attempted child luring reported in N. Aurora

    NORTH AURORA – Three 13-year-old girls reported a possible attempted child luring that took place Thursday night in North Aurora, according to a news ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 11:17 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • Brandon R. Walz and Stephen W. Walz, both 22, and both of the 500 block of Gladstone Avenue, Aurora, were charged Friday, Aug. 21, with public intox ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 11:21 pm
  • Elburn 9-year-old aims to ‘Paint the Town Blue’

    ELBURN – When Connor Anderson heard about the recent death of a Fox Lake police officer, the 9-year-old Elburn resident said it made him sad.
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 11:16 pm
  • Kaneland homecoming parade to start at Elburn Village Hall

    ELBURN – Kaneland High School’s homecoming parade will begin at 6 p.m. Sept. 30 at Elburn Village Hall, 301 E. North St., Elburn, according to a news ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 8:04 pm
  • St. Charles family still grieving 26 years after daughter died in crash involving drunken driver

    Gerri and Richard Schlachta remember their only daughter, Noelle, as a beautiful, vibrant young woman whose friendly, bubbly personality drew people t ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 8:04 pm
  • Hidden Artist Challenge set for Sept. 12 in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Arts Council invites residents to unleash their inner artist at a Sept. 12 event to benefit a downtown center for the ar ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 7:50 pm
  • Hood stolen from car undergoing repairs in Batavia Township

    BATAVIA TOWNSHIP – A Batavia Township resident reported the theft of more than $6,000 in parts from a vehicle undergoing repairs, according to a Kane ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 7:35 pm
  • Geneva hosts food drive during food bank's 'Hunger Action Month'

    GENEVA – The city of Geneva is hosting a community food drive this month, which is Hunger Action Month for the Northern Illinois Food Bank.
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 7:34 pm
  • Good Natured: A dedicated volunteer and his 'tenants' at Hickory Knolls

    If you’ve ever visited Hickory Knolls during May, June or July, you’ve probably noticed a certain bubbliness in the air, a constant, cheerful chatter ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 7:33 pm
  • District 300 school board, teachers reach tentative contract agreement

    ALGONQUIN – After six months of bargaining, the Community Unit School District 300 board and the teachers union have reached a tentative agreement for ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 5:12 pm
  • Lombard Garden Club visits Chicago Botanic Garden to see corpse flower

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    Sept. 4, 2015 - 5:00 pm
  • Fox Lake Police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz's funeral plans detailed

    The group helping to organize the funeral services for Fox Lake Police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz laid out more details, some tentative, during a briefing Fri ...
    Sept. 4, 2015 - 5:36 pm
  • Reader Poll

    How do you feel about summerlike weather continuing into September?
    I love it. The more summer, the better
    It's OK, but I hope it's a bit cooler in October
    I'd like to see the cool fall weather kick in right away
    I can't stand this weather in July, let alone September