• St. Charles police reports

    • James William Lombardo Jr., 45, of the 0-100 block of Cypress Court, Elgin, was arrested Monday, April 21, on a St. Charles warrant on a charge of d ...
    April 22, 2014 - 11:42 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff’s Office police reports

    • A resident of the 6N500 block of Sycamore Avenue, St. Charles, reported Wednesday, April 16, that someone used his card to buy a pair of diamond ear ...
    April 22, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • Elburn budget wins approval from Village Board

    ELBURN – The Elburn Village Board voted Monday night to adopt its budget for the fiscal year beginning May 1, although board member Jeff Walter voted ...
    April 22, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Elburn veterinarian files lawsuit against anonymous complaint websites

    ELBURN – An Elburn veterinarian who also sells ragdoll cats has filed a lawsuit against the creator of anonymous websites she contends are trying to h ...
    April 22, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Oberweis pushes 26-and-older minimum wage hike

    State Sen. Jim Oberweis, R-Sugar Grove, still hopes to convince Democrats that his proposed minimum-wage increase is the better option for Illinois.
    April 22, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • Batavia School Board members debate purchasing new Chromebooks

    BATAVIA – Batavia School District 101 board members Tuesday debated whether to have middle school and high school students pay more in registration fe ...
    April 22, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • Sugar Grove men land deal with ABC’s sharks

    SUGAR GROVE – Kevin Ullery and Stan Krozel know what it’s like to mingle with sharks – metaphorical sharks, that is.
    April 22, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • Breaking ground at soon-to-be-built Ace Hardware store in Sugar Grove

    Mark Driscoll (third from left), owner of the soon-to-be-built Ace Hardware store headed to Sugar Grove, takes part in a groundbreaking ceremony at th ...
    April 22, 2014 - 11:30 pm
  • Elburn Lions send $10K donation to Gifford tornado recovery

    ELBURN – When Chris Halsey starting hearing of reports about the devastation caused in the state by tornadoes that struck in November, the Elburn Lion ...
    April 22, 2014 - 11:29 pm
  • Hearing in Elgin set on ComEd’s Grand Prairie Gateway project

    The Illinois Commerce Commission will hold a public hearing Thursday in Elgin to hear comments on ComEd’s Grand Prairie Gateway project, a proposal to ...
    April 22, 2014 - 3:27 pm
  • Woman home for Easter charged with shoplifting in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – An East Coast woman who traveled to St. Charles to spend Easter with her parents must return next month for a court appearance on a shop ...
    April 22, 2014 - 1:14 pm
  • Batavia man charged in burglary at bike shop

    BATAVIA – A 27-year-old Batavia man has been charged with burglary after police said he was found after 2 a.m. Tuesday near Prairie Path Cycles at 160 ...
    April 22, 2014 - 12:18 pm
  • Face Time with Sandy Klimowski

    Geneva resident Sandy Klimowski, 63, was at the Geneva Public Library for a program when she answered nine questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s B ...
    April 21, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • Instructor urges caution near Fox River dams

    Everyone should be wary of the low-head dams on the Fox River, a swift water rescue instructor and owner of a kayak business said.
    April 21, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Kenneth W. White, 22, of the 35W700 block of Rose Avenue, St. Charles, was charged Friday, April 18, with public urination and public drunkenness.
    April 21, 2014 - 11:11 pm