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  1. Aurora man charged in theft from photo boothRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    BATAVIA – A 24-year-old Aurora man has been charged with criminal damage to property and theft in a November incident that involved a photo booth at Funway in Batavia. According to a news release issued by the Batavia Police Department, Chancellor J. Terrell, 24, of the 1400 block of East Wood Drive, Aurora, turned himself in to the Batavia police at 1 p.m. Monday.

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  2. Girls basketball: Yorkville beats Kaneland in third meeting of seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Nick Brooks for Shaw Media. Kaneland forward Vanessa Gould drives past a Yorkville defenders Katie Nolan and Lindsay Harrison in the first half.

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  3. Tales from the Motherhood: Back from Iowa and 'Feeling the Bern'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    You might say I'm “Feeling the Bern.” I've got a sign in the yard, a few T-shirts and cool pins, and, you know it, Bernie stickers on my Subaru. But as Bernie Sanders has said, “Democracy is not a spectator sport” – so I've collected signatures in my Batavia precinct on his behalf, recruited folks to head to Iowa with me on three occasions to canvass door-to-door, volunteered at events where he spoke, and, along with my friends, was even asked to be Bernie's eyes and ears at a caucus in Iowa, Monday night.

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  4. Batavia police reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not been proven guilty in court.

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  5. Marmion-Rosary Jazz Combo receives 2nd place trophy at jazz festRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    The Marmion-Rosary Jazz Combo received a Class A second-place trophy and a first division rating with a score of 139 points at the North Shore Jazz Festival, states a news release. The festival took place at Glenbrook South High School in Glenview on Jan. 23. The Marmion-Rosary Jazz Ensemble came in fourth place in the Class A competition.

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  6. Boys basketball: Cadets primed for CCL tourney, postseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Marmion senior Jon Young dribbles the ball against Geneva at the Chuck Dayton DeKalb Holiday Tournament in December. Young and the Cadets hope their tough conference schedule prepares them for the postseason.

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  7. Jury convicts St. Charles Township man of weapons charges, aggravated assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A St. Charles Township man faces up to 10 years in prison after a jury on Wednesday convicted him of possessing a handgun and pointing it at a police officer, according to a news release from the Kane County State's Attorney's Office. Erik J. Esparza, 20, was convicted of felony possession of a firearm by a street gang member, felony aggravated use of a weapon and misdemeanor aggravated assault.

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  8. Fox Valley Arts Hall of Fame announces 2016 inducteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Susan Starrett congratulates Guy Bellaver and Joseph Hernandez on their induction into the Fox Valley Arts Hall of Fame. The artists were two of six inductees announced Thursday at the Batavia Public Library.

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  9. Face Time with Ruthia MassieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Aurora resident Ruthia Massie, 66, was at the Batavia Public Library when she answered nine questions for the Kane County Chronicle's Brenda Schory. Where did you grow up? Batavia.

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  10. Judge: Geneva murder case 'strikingly similar' to 2002 incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The Geneva woman charged in her husband's death was denied bond Wednesday and placed on suicide watch at the Kane County jail. Julia L. Gutierrez, 53, faces two counts of first-degree murder in a case that Kane County Associate Judge Robert Morrow described as “strikingly similar” to an incident involving the couple in 2002.

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  11. Wife charged in Geneva man's death, accused of poisoning himRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Police tape surrounded a home in the 0 to 100 block of Crissey Avenue on Friday in Geneva as a death investigation was underway. GENEVA – A Geneva woman is accused of fatally poisoning her husband of 31 years last week, according to a news release from the Kane County State's Attorney's Office.

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  12. Catholic Schools Week highlights parochial school systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Eighth-grader Lindsay Olson presents her science project during class Friday at Holy Cross Catholic School in Batavia. Catholic Schools Week runs Jan. 31-Feb. 6. Eighth-grader Abby Young talks with a classmate during class Friday at Holy Cross Catholic School in Batavia.

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  13. Science, art fair teaches, entertains in BataviaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Jude Wendorf, 7, of North Aurora, watches a smooth ping point ball float with air forced from a blow dryer during the Science & Art Fair Saturday at the Batavia Public Library. Donna Tate of Fox Valley Wildlife Center holds Zizi, an Eastern screech owl, during Science & Art Fair at the Batavia Public Library Saturday.

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  14. Science, art fair teaches, entertainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Donna Tate of Fox Valley Wildlife Center holds Zizi, an Eastern screech owl, during Science & Art Fair at the Batavia Public Library Saturday. The owl was rehabilitated at the center, but is unable to see well enough to hunt because of an eye injury.

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  15. Tales from the Motherhood: 'Hairspray' gets audience members on their feetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    The bubbly, guileless teenager is played by the perfectly-cast Amelia Jo Parish, who shines in director Amber Mak's musical “Hairspray - The Broadway Musical,” playing through Feb. 21 at the Paramount Theatre in Aurora. Set in Baltimore, Maryland, in 1962, “Hairspray,” based on the John Waters' hit film of the same name, depicts the struggle of one bubbly teenager's wishes to realize her own dream of dancing on “The Corny Collins Show,” the popular television dance showcase.

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  16. Wrestling insider: Geneva's Anastasia 'getting his time'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Geneva junior Nic Anastasia encountered West Aurora's Erik Olson for the first time Saturday during the 145-pound title bout at the Upstate Eight Conference tournament. Their meeting ended early in the second period, when Olson capitalized on an errant Anastasia shot to secure a fall at 2:42.

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  17. Campus NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    A total of 972 students have been named to the Carthage College dean's list for the fall 2015 semester. Dean's list honors are accorded to Carthage students who achieve a 3.5 GPA while carrying at least 14 credit hours during a semester.

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  18. Kane sheriff's office seeks Citizens Police Academy participantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The Kane County Sheriff's Office is accepting applications for its 2016 Citizens Police Academy , which begins in March, according to a press release. The free 10-week course aims to provide citizens with an opportunity to learn how policing works in their community and gives participants a behind-the-scenes perspective into the many facets of law enforcement, the release states.

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  19. Wrestling: Deep Bulldogs dethrone St. Charles EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    WEST CHICAGO – Several Batavia wrestlers searched for a certain discounted concession stand item after the Upstate Eight Conference tournament concluded Saturday. Spoils flowed all around as Batavia unseated four-time defending tourney champion St. Charles East, scoring 248 points to the runner-up Saints' 233 in the 14-team event.

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  20. Batavia man injured by stabbing within moments of gunfire in AuroraRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    AURORA – A Batavia man suffered a non-life threatening injury in Aurora early Saturday, moments after another man was fatally shot, according to an Aurora Police Department news release. Although both incidents happened near La Quinta De Los Reyes, a bar at 36 E. New York St. in Aurora, police reported Saturday that it was not yet clear if they were “definitely related.” Police responded to the bar about 1:40 a.m. for a shots fired call that indicated a person was down in a parking lot behind the establishment, according to the release.

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