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  • Shelter's grand re-opening highlights healthier habitat for dogs, cats

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Cindy Struck of St. Charles brought Rosie, an English pointer-beagle mix, with her to the grand reopening of the newly remodele ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 6:56 pm
  • Face Time with Kathy Lawson

    Aurora resident Kathy Lawson, 54, was at the Geneva History Museum when she answered 11 questions for Kaneland High School student Katrina Paulick, du ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Ozzie T. Cougar hands out Thanksgiving cheer

    Ozzie T. Cougar joined Kane County Cougars front office staff to hand out frozen turkeys to families at the Salvation Army Tri-City Corpe Joe K. Ander ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 10:17 pm
  • Former Batavia teacher John Dryden will appear Monday on Internet radio show

    Former Batavia High School social studies teacher John Dryden will appear on the Internet radio show www.foxvalleyvoice.com at 10 a.m. Monday.
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 9:47 pm
  • Demolition begins on Master Cast building in Batavia

    BATAVIA – Demolition began this week on the Master Cast building at 106 S. Mallory Ave., which was heavily damaged in a March 5 fire.
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 9:47 pm
  • Batavia School District 101 named to AP District Honor Roll

    BATAVIA – For the third year in a row, Batavia School District 101 is beinghonored by the College Bo ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 9:31 pm
  • Local bars, police departments prepare for Black Wednesday crowds

    If tradition holds true this year, those expecting to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday at a bar on Wednesday might be in for a wait.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 9:01 am
  • Trial date canceled for woman charged in Batavia murder

    A jury trial date has been stricken in the case of a woman charged in a 2012 stabbing death at the Batavia Apartments complex.
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 9:15 pm
  • Money returned to man who dropped $100 bill at Batavia Shell gas station

    BATAVIA – Batavia police officers no longer are looking for the man who picked up a $100 bill off the floor of the Shell gas station at 164 S. Randall ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 9:13 pm
  • Fawn rescued after losing footing on Campton Hills lake

    CAMPTON HILLS – A deer that lost its footing on an icy Campton Hills lake was brought to safety Friday morning, uninjured.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 9:00 am
  • O’Sole Mio closes Batavia, St. Charles locations

    BATAVIA – Friday was the last day for O’Sole Mio at 27 N. River St. in downtown Batavia.The restaura ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 8:58 am
  • Students ‘Takeover’ Chronicle newsroom

    Early Friday morning a bus arrived in front of the Kane County Chronicle building containing a handful of student journalists from Kaneland High Schoo ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 8:30 pm
  • Blue Goose plans food drive to help families battling cancer

    ST. CHARLES – Blue Goose Market of St. Charles will be hosting a food drive this holiday season benefitting local families battling cancer. Through th ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 1:07 pm
  • O'Sole Mio closing in both Batavia, St. Charles

    Today is the last day for O'Sole Mio at 27 N. River St. in downtown Batavia. The restaurant opened ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:50 am
  • Family: Son accused of marijuana production gave cannabis oil to grandpa

    The father of a 44-year-old St. Charles Township man charged with manufacturing marijuana filed two orders of protection against him this year, accord ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 8:42 pm
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