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  • Algonquin planning capital projects for 2015-16 fiscal year

    ALGONQUIN – About $8.2 million worth of capital projects and engineering costs are planned for Algonquin’s 2015-16 fiscal year, which begins May 1.
    Jan. 31, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • Crystal Lake to consider annexing Sands Road carnival ride business

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Another unincorporated property along Sands Road is set to be annexed into the city.T ...
    Jan. 31, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • Joliet sign ordinance faces questions

    JOLIET – Not everyone agrees with an ordinance proposed to limit the numbers of temporary signs around businesses in Joliet.
    Jan. 31, 2015 - 10:31 pm
  • Task force picks design team to develop Fox River plans

    ST. CHARLES – A task force focused on maximizing the potential of the Fox River has selected a design team to help carry out that goal.
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 8:51 pm
  • DuPage County to host public meeting on flooding, future resiliency

    WHEATON – DuPage County will hold a special public information meeting for the creation of an East Branch DuPage River Watershed Resiliency Plan on Fe ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 7:10 pm
  • Cicero orders church to close over 'nightmare' safety violations

    CICERO – The town of Cicero announced Friday in a news release that it has ordered Ark of Safety Apostolic Faith Temple to close its doors over multip ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 5:38 pm
  • Elmhurst hosts final strategic planning sessions for residents

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst residents are getting a say in their city's vision for the future. The consultan ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 2:41 pm
  • Judge orders primary election in Campton Hills

    A Kane County judge Thursday cleared a path for six Campton Hills candidates, including two write-in candidates, to be part of a Feb. 24 primary elect ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 10:08 pm
  • Batavia consultant Aiston pleads guilty to DUI

    Batavia Economic Development Consultant Chris Aiston on Thursday pleaded guilty to an amended count of driving under the influence of alcohol, a misde ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 10:00 pm
  • Berwyn police officers to be recognized by city for fire rescue

    BERWYN – The city of Berwyn will honor four of its police officers who went above and beyond when they rescued a woman from a fire at an apartment bui ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 5:10 pm
  • Relocation of Edwards House would require severe trimming, removal of Maple Avenue trees

    DOWNERS GROVE – While the Marquis on Maple multi-family residential development will move forward with construction this spring, the future is still u ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 4:13 pm
  • Public, legislators flock to College of DuPage meeting, irate over president's $760,000 buyout (with video)

    GLEN ELLYN – An estimated 400 members of the public attended Wednesday's special College of DuPage Board of Trustees meeting to air their grievances a ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 3:08 pm
  • Kane County Board committee to discuss coroner's overage next month

    GENEVA – Kane County Coroner Rob Russell’s proposed budget amendment for 2014 is about to get another look.
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 9:55 pm
  • 'Short-term' solution proposed at Kane County Board meeting for sheriff's $1.4M loss

    GENEVA – Kane County Board members have taken the first step toward cutting the sheriff’s budget in order to make up a projected $1.4 million loss the ...
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 8:17 pm
  • DuPage fair pledges 2015 event despite 300 code violations

    The organizers of the DuPage County Fair say there is no threat to the continuation of this year's event despite the revelation of more than 300 build ...
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 7:16 pm
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