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  • Formento: Chamber of Commerce provides many opportunities

    What is a Chamber of Commerce? The Glen Ellyn Chamber of Commerce is many things to many people.The ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 8:00 pm
  • Willowbrook woman stabbed, sexually assaulted by home intruder

    WILLOWBROOK ­ A 26 year-old woman was sexually assaulted, beaten and repeatedly stabbed by a man who forced his way into her Willowbrook home Aug. 29, ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 5:56 pm
  • Winter: Public library provides a world of opportunity

    We’re not just about books anymore. The public library has changed, but many people don’t realize how many needs the library can meet. For example, ha ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 5:30 pm
  • Illinois taxpayers continue to fund state lawmakers' health insurance

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois taxpayers spent $1.23 million last year to provide health insurance to state lawmakers despite the fact that the jobs are part- ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:00 pm
  • Oak Brook couple charged for writing letters to judges

    An Oak Brook couple has been accused of sending letters, one of which was of a threatening nature, to two DuPage County judges, according to the DuPag ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 5:35 pm
  • Illinois state only paying out lottery prizes of less than $25,000

    SPRINGFIELD — Win the Lottery? You might want to hold off on that new bass boat, dream house or even ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 10:11 am
  • Batavia Public Library Board president announces run for Kane County Board

    BATAVIA - Batavia Public Library Board President Doug Sullivan on Saturday announced his candidacy for the Kane County Board.
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 10:04 am
  • 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
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