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  • St. Charles aldermen hesitant to rezone for apartment complex

    ST. CHARLES – A proposal for an apartment complex in St. Charles got a cold reception from aldermen on Monday.
    March 26, 2015 - 9:51 pm
  • St. Charles Park District to host webinar on referendum

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Park District on Monday is holding a virtual meeting on its upcoming $28 million referendum for a recreation center, one ...
    March 26, 2015 - 8:23 pm
  • Demolition of North Aurora Activity Center an issue in village board race

    NORTH AURORA – The decision to demolish the village-owned North Aurora Activity Center is one of the issues in the race for the North Aurora Village B ...
    March 26, 2015 - 8:22 pm
  • Marengo's new wastewater plant to open after numerous setbacks

    MARENGO – City officials expect to start a modernized wastewater treatment plant by next week, putting to a rest a $12 million project in Marengo that ...
    March 26, 2015 - 5:50 pm
  • Judge sides with taxpayers in Crystal Lake tax levy dispute

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge sided with about four dozen Crystal Lake businesses and property owners challenging the validity of property taxes ...
    March 26, 2015 - 5:53 pm
  • Brookfield hires economic development director

    BROOKFIELD – The village of Brookfield has hired a longtime financial consultant to become the village’s first ever economic development director.
    March 26, 2015 - 3:13 pm
  • Bids to be sought for Berwyn sewer and water maintenance

    BERWYN – Bids are soon to be sought for Berwyn’s 2015 sewer and water maintenance program.City offic ...
    March 26, 2015 - 3:13 pm
  • Rauner names Berwyn man to serve on state board

    BERWYN – A Berwyn man was among the list of names Gov. Bruce Rauner appointed to fill positions on a number state commissions and boards, the governor ...
    March 26, 2015 - 2:55 pm
  • Berwyn alderman makes donation to schools, fulfilling campaign promise

    BERWYN – Berwyn Alderman Robert Fejt made a $500 contribution to each of the four schools in his Fourth Ward, in keeping with a campaign promise he ma ...
    March 26, 2015 - 2:52 pm
  • Illinois House advances control measure for Lyons Township High School

    SPRINGFIELD – Lyons Township High School District 204 is another step closer to independence from the Lyons Township Trustees of Schools Office.
    March 26, 2015 - 1:47 pm
  • Radogno: Emergency Budget Act is first step

    It is a historic week in the State Capitol. If all goes according to plan, Illinois will have a balanced budget for the first time in 12 years. And Go ...
    March 26, 2015 - 11:01 am
  • Attempted fraudulent purchases put county officials on alert

    GENEVA – Kane County officials are on alert after fraudulent purchases were discovered, staff told a County Board committee Wednesday.
    March 25, 2015 - 10:54 pm
  • St. Charles issues Spanish-language brochure

    ST. CHARLES – The city of St. Charles has developed a brochure written in Spanish that outlines some useful city services, community resources and imp ...
    March 25, 2015 - 10:53 pm
  • Batavia School Board candidates discuss communication at forum

    BATAVIA – Candidates for Batavia School District 101 Board on Wednesday addressed such topics as whether the board communicates effectively with the p ...
    March 25, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • State grant freeze jeopardizes proposed West Chicago turf center

    WEST CHICAGO – The West Chicago Park District has placed a major construction project on hold in light of the state suspending some grant programs.
    March 25, 2015 - 10:09 pm
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