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  • Joliet claims it is owed $620,000 from local sanitary district

    JOLIET – The city of Joliet and a local sanitary district are having a run-in over a disputed bill for more than $620,000.
    July 2, 2015 - 10:38 pm
  • Resurfacing project begins this month

    ST. CHARLES – The city of St. Charles this month begins its 2015 Street Program Resurfacing project on the city’s west side, according to a news relea ...
    July 2, 2015 - 9:49 pm
  • College of DuPage ex-trustee files complaint against Clean Slate for alleged campaign violation

    A former College of DuPage trustee has filed a complaint alleging the committee for a slate of former Board of Trustees candidates failed to report a ...
    July 2, 2015 - 8:30 pm
  • Report: College of DuPage's Breuder spent more than $100,000 in foundation money

    College of DuPage President Robert Breuder spent more than $102,000 of the College of DuPage Foundation's money from 2010 to 2014, according to a Chic ...
    July 2, 2015 - 5:22 pm
  • Attorney general announces settlement with IHSA and La Grange student

    LA GRANGE – In a settlement with a high school student from La Grange, student athletes with disabilities now have an equal opportunity to compete alo ...
    July 2, 2015 - 4:49 pm
  • Nonprofit groups brace for impact of state budget impasse

    The Illinois state budget impasse Wednesday continued with little fanfare in Kane County, but local officials said its impact will worsen the longer i ...
    July 1, 2015 - 10:12 pm
  • As plans for Glenbard West addition proceed, so do efforts of opposition group

    GLEN ELLYN – Though the Village Board of Trustees has approved the necessary measures for construction of a science addition at Glenbard West High Sch ...
    July 1, 2015 - 5:29 pm
  • DuPage County Narcan program gets national achievement award

    DuPage County's Narcan program has been recognized with an Achievement Award from the National Association of Counties, according to an association ne ...
    July 1, 2015 - 5:00 pm
  • Lombard seeks public feedback to develop bike plan

    LOMBARD – The village of Lombard is gathering public input to help in the development of its first village-wide Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan, according ...
    July 1, 2015 - 1:38 pm
  • Riverside Township mulls naming hall in honor of Topinka

    RIVERSIDE – A Riverside Township committee recently was established to discuss how best to honor the late Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka, and ...
    July 1, 2015 - 12:05 pm
  • Batavia aldermen address stormwater funding

    BATAVIA – Aldermen at Tuesday’s Committee of the Whole meeting discussed a funding gap between what the city is currently spending on stormwater relat ...
    June 30, 2015 - 9:59 pm
  • Downers Grove Park District approves plans to issue $4.5 million in bonds for land purchase

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Park District Board of Commissioners has approved its plans to issue $4.5 million in bonds to purchase 14.8 acres of ...
    June 30, 2015 - 8:30 pm
  • Elmhurst to move forward with trolley pilot program

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst residents will have a new way to get around town this summer.In an 11-3 vote Jun ...
    June 30, 2015 - 1:02 pm
  • Illinois State shutdown appears ever more likely

    SPRINGFIELD — Gov. Bruce Rauner and legislative Democrats remain in a philosophical and political staredown as the state heads into its new fiscal yea ...
    June 30, 2015 - 12:24 pm
  • St. Charles Public Library outreach department celebrates 40-plus years

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Public Library is celebrating more than 40 years of stepping out and providing services beyond its traditional walls.
    June 29, 2015 - 10:26 pm
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