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  1. Fox River fire district sees its first contested race for trusteeRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Three people are running for two seats on the Fox River and Countryside Fire/Rescue District Board, giving the district its first contested race for trustee. The district has two stations, which are along Route 64 in Campton Hills and near the intersection of Carl Lee Road and Route 25 in St. Charles Township.

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  2. St. Charles Wards 3 and 4 up for grabs in April 7 electionRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Kane Co. Chronicle

    St. Charles Ward 3 incumbent Todd Bancroft and challenger Naomi Bosco, both running in the April 7 consolidated election, answer questions during a candidate forum hosted by the League of Women Voters of Central Kane County March 26 at the Kane County Branch Court in St. Charles. St. Charles aldermanic candidate Steve Gaugel, who is running in Ward 4 in the April 7 consolidated election, introduces himself during a candidate forum hosted by the League of Women Voters of Central Kane County March 26 at the Kane County Branch Court in St. Charles.

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  3. Big Tree program to take place April 4 in St. CharlesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ST. CHARLES – On Saturday, April 4, participants can discover and document “giants” as part of the Illinois Big Tree Registry. This program is from 1 to 3 p.m. at Creek Bend Nature Center, which is located within LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve at 37W700 Dean St. in St. Charles.

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  4. Sound Off: Proud to be a VikingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Congratulations to the Geneva boys and girls basketball programs. What exciting basketball you brought to the community.

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  5. Books and Brunch headed to St. Charles libraryRead the original story

    Sunday | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Library Foundation will host the second annual Books and Brunch fundraising event from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 18 at the St. Charles Country Club at 1250 Country Club Road in St. Charles. Activities include meeting six local authors, brunch and a chance to win one of the raffle items donated by local businesses.

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  6. Cradle of goodwillRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    A St. Charles North duo who cultivated a friendship through the sport, Leonard and O'Sullivan delighted a group of about 20 Mooseheart elementary- and middle-schoolers with boxes of new sticks, goggles and lacrosse balls. Both North students hope Mooseheart might one day form a school team, but as far as early milestones go, this certainly was one.

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  7. Safety improvements coming to Randall Road in Geneva, St. CharlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Improvements planned for Randall Road this summer aim to make that stretch of road safer in Geneva and St. Charles. Set for Fabyan Parkway to Silver Glen Road, upgrades include driver feedback speed limit signs, additional signal heads at intersections and yellow flashing left-turn arrows .

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  8. Women's Business Council hosts luncheonRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    The Women's Business Council of the St. Charles Chamber of Commerce held a luncheon March 26 at Francesca's by the River in St. Charles.

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  9. Stop-gap funding fix saves state programs in current budget yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    In a bipartisan effort, Illinois lawmakers approved a $1.6 billion fix Thursday for the state's budget crisis for the current fiscal year. Legislators directed funds from other areas of the state's budget to cover subsidized child-care programs, prisons, court reporters, and programs for the mentally ill, autistic and developmentally disabled, officials said.

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  10. Kane County, Tri-Cities embracing environmentally friendly practicesRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Kane County Animal Control is considering a solar panel pilot program at their Geneva facility. The solar panels would be installed on the berm behind the building and could save the department more than $5,000 in electricity savings in one year.

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  11. Good Natured: Muskrat parents ushering offspring out into the worldRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Muskrat dispersal, when young individuals leave to find new territory, is in full swing in the Tri-Cities. Look for evidence of their activity in ponds, streams and wetlands, as well as along roadways.

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  12. Vero Voce to stage original production of 'Robin Hood'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ST. CHARLES – Vero Voce will stage an original production of “Robin Hood, Streets of Sherwood,” written and directed by Vero Voce's theatrical artistic director David M. Rodriguez, beginning Saturday, March 28, and running through April 4, at Vero Voce Theater, 951 State Ave., Suite F, St. Charles. “Robin Hood: Streets of Sherwood” is a modern interpretation of the legendary hero's origin story.

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  13. Arcada adds second Jenny McCarthy comedy showRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    A second "Dirty, Sexy, Funny" comedy show has been added to the Arcada Theatre docket for 10:30 p.m. Friday, June 12. ST. CHARLES – The Arcada Theatre in St. Charles has added a second comedy show for radio and T.V. personality Jenny McCarthy.

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  14. Renz center urges participation in Alcohol-Free WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ST. CHARLES – April is Alcohol Awareness Month, and Renz Addiction Counseling Center is encouraging residents to participate in a community-wide three day Alcohol-Free Weekend, from Friday, April 3, through Sunday, April 5. This weekend is aimed to raise public awareness about the use of alcohol and how it affects individuals, families, and businesses. “If you or someone you know experiences difficulty or discomfort within the 72-hour Alcohol-Free Weekend,” Renz Addiction Counseling Center's Executive Director Jerry Skogmo stated in a news release, “then I urge you to take the next step and complete an alcohol assessment.

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  15. Chit Chat: Garfield Farm at the center of new bookRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Ann Brack-Johnson is the author of the book "Angie of Garfield Farm," a book based on the life of the Garfield family. CAMPTON HILLS – In sitting down to write her first novel, Ann Brack-Johnson turned to a subject matter close to her heart – Garfield Farm and Inn Museum.

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  16. St. Charles issues Spanish-language brochureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ST. CHARLES – The city of St. Charles has developed a brochure written in Spanish that outlines some useful city services, community resources and important safety information, according to a news release issued Tuesday. The brochure contains information based on questions the city has received from Spanish-speaking residents, as well as other helpful information, the release states.

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  17. Sports equipment stolen from St. Charles Township houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – More than $2,500 in sports equipment was damaged or stolen last week from a residence in far north St. Charles Township, according to a Kane County Sheriff's Office report. A resident of the 36W300 block of Oak Pointe Drive reportedly told police that at 4:30 a.m. March 17 the family dog, which was in a bedroom overlooking the back yard, began barking in a tone that startled her.

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  18. Druley: Hartmann watches volleyball protege join clubRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Last season, Hart took the Royals to a Northwestern home match, and a few months later, sophomore middle hitter Meegan Hart committed to a school that hadn't previously registered on her recruiting radar. “I'm not sure if that opened her eye to the program or where it started,” Hartmann said.

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  19. Mid-Valley student charged after fight in school hallwayRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ST. CHARLES – A 19-year-old Mid-Valley Special Education Cooperative student was charged with battery last week after physically assaulting another student, according to a St. Charles Police Department report. Britteny K. Mitchell, of the 0 to 100 block of Cottonwood Circle, Batavia, was charged with the Class A misdemeanor on Friday, the day after another student came home and told her parents about the assault at the Mades-Johnstone Center, 1304 Ronzheimer Ave., St. Charles, police reported.

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  20. St. Charles unveils branding logoRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    This logo, revealed to the public Tuesday, is part of the City Side branding effort from the city of St. Charles and the Downtown St. Charles Partnership. ST. CHARLES – St. Charles residents Tuesday afternoon had their first look at the logo for the city's latest branding effort.

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