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  • Committee presents visions, priorities for Geneva's strategic plan

    GENEVA – The Geneva Strategic Plan Advisory Committee on Monday presented an 11-page booklet of its goal prioritization at a special Committee of the ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 10:00 pm
  • Batavia Public Library Board president running for Kane County Board

    BATAVIA – Batavia Public Library Board President Doug Sullivan has announced his candidacy for the Kane County Board.
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 7:50 pm
  • Westmont to establish committee for 100th anniversary celebration

    WESTMONT – Westmont is planning to establish a committee to begin planning for the village’s 100th anniversary, which will be held in 2021.
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Busse Woods Dam project expected to help with Salt Creek flooding in Elmhurst

    ELMHURST – Construction for the Busse Woods Dam project, which aims to help improve flooding issues along Salt Creek, began Aug. 12.
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 10:20 am
  • Illinois taxpayers continue to fund state lawmakers' health insurance

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois taxpayers spent $1.23 million last year to provide health insurance to state lawmakers despite the fact that the jobs are part- ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 2:24 pm
  • Oak Brook couple charged for writing letters to judges

    An Oak Brook couple has been accused of sending letters, one of which was of a threatening nature, to two DuPage County judges, according to the DuPag ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 2:29 pm
  • Illinois state only paying out lottery prizes of less than $25,000

    SPRINGFIELD — Win the Lottery? You might want to hold off on that new bass boat, dream house or even ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 10:11 am
  • McMahon seeks 2nd term as Kane County state’s attorney

    Kane County State’s Attorney Joe McMahon hopes he can continue doing a job he loves.And so this week ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 7:43 pm
  • Elmhurst seeks bidders for North York Corridor Plan

    ELMHURST – The city of Elmhurst is on the lookout for bidders interested in working on the streetscape design for the North York Corridor, a 1.8-mile ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 5:00 pm
  • Wheaton City Council to consider loosening happy hour restrictions

    WHEATONAlthough happy hour may have been recently legalized again in the state of Illinois, its futu ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 2:00 pm
  • DuPage County Board member Khouri to formally announce congressional bid

    DuPage County Board member Tonia Khouri will formally announce her candidacy for the U.S. House of Representatives on Aug. 30, according to her campai ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 10:30 am
  • New Westmont police officer sworn in

    Tyler Sage (left) is sworn in as a member of the Westmont Police Department by Mayor Ron Gunter. Sage is a Marine who formerly worked at the Cook Coun ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 8:30 am
  • Kane County official says state funding lag was 'only temporary'

    Kane County will, in fact, receive state income tax payments from Illinois during the budget stalemate, officials learned after telling board members ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 10:05 pm
  • Judge: State must pay bills, show a plan

    SPRINGFIELD — U.S. District Judge Sharon Johnson Coleman is keeping an eye on how well Illinois complies with her order to meet its obligations to cit ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 7:06 pm
  • Brookfield Village Board names Brigid Weber to fill village clerk vacancy

    BROOKFIELD – The Brookfield Village Board appointed Brigid Weber to fill in the vacancy for the village clerk at their meeting Aug. 24.
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 5:14 pm
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