| Aug 10, 2011
Susan Thomas would rather have been home with her cat, but the Bensenville resident instead was at Elmhurst Memorial Hospital for about a month recently, recovering from a bout of pancreatitis.
But Thomas, who has since gone home, said her experience...
| Jul 22, 2009
The cans are lined up at grocery and convenience stores, with names such as Monster, Jolt and Amp screaming from the packaging.
Energy drinks are an exploding multibillion-dollar industry, and young people are the demographic most likely to lap them up....
| Sep 29, 2013
When Tony Pacini saw 27-year-old law student Andrea Alvarez across the dodgeball court in early February 2011, she definitely made an impression.
"She was hit with a ball and got out right away," remembers Tony, who was 29 and working in sales for AT&...
| May 12, 2010
Once again area residents can find the fruits of the Midwest in farmers markets throughout the city and suburbs. Most are opening this month.
Farmers and vendors from Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin and Michigan will bring produce, baked goods, cheese,...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 12:00 PM
For more than 30 years, the Festival of the Vine has highlighted and celebrated the flavors of fall and the bountiful harvest. Celebrate this year, Sept. 7-9. Voted One of the Best Festivals by 2012 Kane County Chronicle's Best of the Fox Reader's...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 1:21 PM
Friday, Sept. 7
During Festival of the Vine, get acquainted with Geneva's shops, eateries and services. Stop in to check out special in-store/restaurant events and activities.
*Hours vary throughout the festival.
9 a.m. to 11 a.m. – Anderson...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 1:21 PM
Hang Around on the Courthouse Lawn
Kids can use their originality and imagination to create and transform thousands of hangers from blank canvases into one-of-a-kind artwork. Visitors can admire how nature becomes a showplace for these masterpieces....
| Nov 28, 2012
| 10:34 AM
Geneva Chamber of Commerce celebrates the season with the hosting of the annual Christmas House Tour sponsored by Kane County Chronicle and KCT Credit Union. The tour features five Geneva homes festively decorated for the holidays by local florists,...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 10:38 AM
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Axium, Carole | Chicago, IL | Jewelry
Barnish, Andrea | LaGrange, IL | Photography
Bank, Carla | Barrington, IL | Acrylic
Benes, Eugene | Homer Glen, IL | Wood
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| Jul 12, 2011
| 2:37 PM
With the computer an ever-increasing tool for people to build and maintain relationships, it might be a surprise that a people-person like Marian Allen doesn't own a computer.
"I don't have time to sit down," she says. "I'm just a doer. I can't sit...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 6:52 PM
Kyle Schwarber is living noted '80s teen poet Ferris Bueller's most famous quote right now.
Life does move pretty fast after all, and there's nobody for whom it's moving faster than Schwarber. Barely a month into his professional career, the Cubs'...