• Middle-school students receive writing awards

    Eighteen students from Tri City middle schools received medals and certificates of honor for original fiction, non-fiction and poetry from the America ...
    April 17, 2014 - 5:23 pm
  • Batavia High School students learn complications of money, budgeting

    BATAVIA – More than 120 students from Batavia High School learned the complications of household budgets during a recent “Mad City Money” program faci ...
    April 17, 2014 - 5:20 pm
  • Sixty Men Who Cook contestant Matthew Hart takes Best of Show award for second year

    Local community celebrity chefs volunteered their time and talent to the 60 Men Who Cook competition ...
    April 17, 2014 - 5:17 pm
  • Joan Knows: Use Arbor Day as excuse to play outdoors

    First there was Florence, a real local character with a sarcastic viewpoint and no hesitation about expressing her opinions.
    April 10, 2014 - 5:10 pm
  • Rotary Club inducts three new members

    ST. CHARLES – The Rotary Club of St. Charles recently inducted three of its newest Rotary members: The Rev. David Peck of St. John Neumann Catholic Ch ...
    April 10, 2014 - 5:06 pm
  • Geneva teacher one of 30 in nation to receive grant

    GENEVA – Chris Pawlak, a teacher at Geneva High School, recently won a $2,500 grant through Farmers Insurance's "Thank a Million Teachers" program – a ...
    April 10, 2014 - 5:04 pm
  • Waubonsee aims to send more students abroad

    SUGAR GROVE – In coming years, Waubonsee Community College intends to send more students overseas as part of study-abroad programs.
    April 3, 2014 - 6:33 pm
  • Flashlight Egg Hunt Party to illuminate Blackberry Farm

    AURORA – Children in fifth through eighth grades will be able to light up the night on Thursday, April 17, during Blackberry Farm’s first Flashlight E ...
    April 3, 2014 - 6:27 pm
  • Local students celebrate at Eagle Court of Honor event

    Ryan Valesh and Mike Jacobson of St. Charles Troop 80 had their Eagle Court of Honor ceremony on March 16 at the Congregational United Church in St. C ...
    April 3, 2014 - 6:27 pm
  • Wasco Nursery and Garden Center to open season with artist exhibition

    ST. CHARLES – Wasco Nursery and Garden Center will open for its 2014 season April 1 with an artist exhibition called “A Gallery of Nature.”
    March 27, 2014 - 5:22 pm
  • Joan Knows: Loss inspires look into relationships

    The recent passing of dear Virginia Marck prompted me to think about relationships. It seems that f ...
    April 9, 2014 - 2:04 pm
  • This week's top reader submitted pics: 5 photos

    A look at some of the best photos submitted to the Kane County Chronicle on or before March 25. For consideration, email photos and cutline i ...
    March 27, 2014 - 7:50 am