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  1. McConnaughay: School funding bill a 'real threat'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Kane Co. Chronicle

    State Senate Republican Leader Christine Radogno doesn't deny there is a problem with the way schools in Illinois are funded. But the Lemont legislator, along with state Sen. Karen McConnaughay, said in a meeting with the Kane County Chronicle this week that Senate Bill 16 is not the answer.

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  2. Three hurt in 3-vehicle crash in Sugar Grove TownshipRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Kane Co. Chronicle

    SUGAR GROVE TOWNSHIP – Three people were taken to a local hospital after a crash Thursday involving three vehicles on Route 47 near Jericho Road, according to Sugar Grove police and fire officials. Emergency responders were dispatched at 3:49 p.m. to the crash, which involved a sport utility vehicle, a minivan and a car, said Michael Warner, a Sugar Grove Fire Department battalion chief.

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  3. Theater groups teaching confidence, self-esteem to youthsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Director Jennifer Madziarczyk reviews a script with her son, Connor, during a rehearsal of "You Ain't Nothing But a Werewolf" at Avenue J Studio in Elburn. Ethan Nitsche plays "Boris" during a rehearsal of "You Ain't Nothing But a Werewolf" at Avenue J Studio in Elburn.

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  4. Rosary High School to house open house eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Kane Co. Chronicle

    AURORA – Rosary High School, 901 N. Edgelawn Drive, Aurora, will host open house events at noon Sunday, Oct. 26, and 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 18. The events are designed for parents and their daughters who are in fifth to eighth grade. Attendees will hear presentations by each academic department, learn about the school's athletic programs and extracurricular activities and meet students, faculty and staff.

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  5. Geneva's Stageworks set to stage 'Something Wicked This Way Comes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Connie Gush of Elburn and Sarah Totman of Geneva perform a scene from Stageworks' upcoming production of "Something Wicked This Way Comes," which runs from Thursday, Oct. 30, through Saturday, Nov. 1. GENEVA – Stageworks in Geneva will stage Ray Bradbury's “Something Wicked This Way Comes,” beginning Thursday, Oct. 30. The show will take place at 7:30 p.m. that Thursday, Friday, Oct. 31, and Saturday, Nov. 1. “Something Wicked This Way Comes” tells the story of love and friendship between two teenage friends against the backdrop of a mysterious dark carnival that arrives in a small town the week before Halloween.

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  6. Slice of Life: What it's like to run Kuipers Family FarmRead the original story

    Tuesday | Kane Co. Chronicle

    MAPLE PARK – The stem fell off the 30-pound pumpkin as soon as Kuipers Family Farm owner Wade Kuipers pulled on it. “It's rotted,” he said, as he examined the pumpkin.

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  7. High school soccer: Batavia beats Plainfield East to advance to Metea Valley Regional finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Kane Co. Chronicle

    AURORA – The Plainfield East boys soccer team arrived 15 minutes late to its Class 3A Metea Valley Regional semifinal against Batavia, but the added time spent waiting around didn't hinder the Bulldogs in a 3-0 victory Tuesday night. Ian Larson, who already had two assists in the first half, scored the third goal for the Bulldogs in the 54th minute on a direct free kick from 20 yards away.

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  8. Blackhawks player to appear at North Aurora salonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    NORTH AURORA – Chicago Blackhawks player Ben Smith will stop by Inversion Salon and Spa in North Aurora on Sunday afternoon as part of a charitable event to help raise money for the American Indian Center of Chicago. “Ben Smith is very good friend of my business partners,” Olson said.

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  9. Incident from 34 years ago surfaces at sheriff forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ST. CHARLES – When he was a young Kane County Sheriff's deputy, Donald Kramer said he once drew his unloaded service revolver to demonstrate a quick-draw technique. Kramer , the GOP nominee for Kane County sheriff in the Nov. 4 general election, said it was a foolish thing to do, and he said he never did anything like that again.

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  10. County eyes NIMEC as electric aggregation program consultantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    GENEVA – Kane County is on track to hire Northern Illinois Municipal Electric Collaborative as a consultant for its electric aggregation program . The Energy and Environmental Committee on Thursday unanimously recommended approval of the proposed selection despite protests from one of the other companies that sought the contract .

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  11. Deadline approaching for proposed Batavia industrial parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    BATAVIA – The Missner Group has until Monday to submit plans to the city for its proposed industrial park on the city's east side, or officials will declare the project to be dead. Skokie-based The Missner Group has proposed to build two large industrial buildings on the east side of Kirk Road at Wind Energy Pass, but it has yet to submit detailed plans.

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  12. Endorsement: Wheeler for House District 50Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Republican candidate Keith Wheeler will face Democratic candidate Valerie Burd in the race to become the next state representative in the 50th District, an area currently served by Kay Hatcher. Burd has years of experience in local government, having served as an alderman and the mayor of Yorkville.

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  13. Kane County Board sets salaries; member questions attendance ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    GENEVA – A Kane County Board member with a reported attendance rate of 27 percent said at Tuesday's board meeting he was uncomfortable such information was attached to a proposed ordinance establishing salaries for elected county officials. The County Board acts on the ordinance when offices are up for election, officials said.

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  14. Endorsement: Kramer for Kane County sheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Willie Mayes, a Democrat from Aurora, has spent more than two decades in the Kane County Sheriff's Office. He has experience as a bomb technician and a crime scene technician, and he has held leadership positions during current Kane County Sheriff Pat Perez's successful run in the position.

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  15. Batavia's Redmond, Rosary's Martin shine at West Aurora StampedeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    AURORA – Favorable running conditions at Saturday's West Aurora Stampede were a boost to area cross country teams' running times as the schools head into the season's home stretch – conference and state meets. A flat course at the Robert Stuart Sports Complex and dry, cool weather contributed to many runners completing the 3-mile circuit with their best times.

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  16. Edlund makes most of year with Aurora Christian footballRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    AURORA – Nick Edlund detoured from discussing his seamless transfer from St. Charles North to Aurora Christian to a topic with far more potential for turmoil. The bygone backyard game “Crush the Carrier” featured Edlund, his older brother, George, and his younger brother, Christopher, and unquestionably molded each sibling into a football player.

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  17. Batavia Public Library Director receives Chamber awardRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Every year, the Batavia Chamber of Commerce holds a Harvest Celebration to gather community members to celebrate a chamber member that has displayed "an outstanding commitment and dedication to the chamber's mission, vision, and values," according to a news release from the Batavia Chamber of Commerce. “George is a perfect example of someone who embraces our community and unselfishly serves it with his time and actions," Batavia Chamber of Commerce Board President Brian Basilico said, according to the release.

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  18. Prep roundup: East girls golf falls in tune-up for regionalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    WHEATON – The St. Charles East girls golf team Monday played one final tune-up before Wednesday's Class AA Burlington Central Regional, losing to Wheaton Warrenville South, 168-200, at Arrowhead Golf Club. Rose Bundy's 47 led the Saints.

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  19. Geneva girls volleyball prevails in 3Read the original story

    Monday Oct 6 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    AURORA – The Geneva girls volleyball team took its solid record to Aurora for an Upstate Eight Conference crossover matchup against Waubonsie Valley on Monday night. The Vikings were able to escape in three sets, winning sets one and three with scores of 25-20 and 25-23.

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  20. Prep roundup: Kaneland boys golf 3rd at NI Big 12 MeetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    SENECA – The Kaneland boys golf team placed third at the Northern Illinois Big 12 Meet on Wednesday at Oak Ridge Golf Course. Jake Hed shot an 82 for Kaneland, placing ninth individually.

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