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  • 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.
    NEW: 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. 30, 2015 - 12:00 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. 30, 2015 - 10:25 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
  • State Sen. Pam Althoff formally announces her re-election campaign

    McHENRY – Republican state Sen. Pam Althoff made official that she is seeking a fourth full term in Springfield.
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 4:50 pm
  • Former Downers Grove resident receives conservation award

    DOWNERS GROVE – An Illinois conservation police officer has to face a lot of different situations – everything from checking compliance on boat licens ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 3:00 pm
  • Villa Park Village President Deb Bullwinkel to run for Duckworth's congressional seat

    VILLA PARK – Villa Park Village President Deb Bullwinkel announced this week that she is throwing her hat into the Democratic primary race for the Dis ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 8:43 am
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