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  • 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
  • Geneva residents to see garage sale limits

    GENEVA – Geneva residents might soon be restricted in how many garage sales they may have in a year, as aldermen at a special Committee of the Whole o ...
    June 29, 2015 - 9:54 pm
  • Pace proposes changes to bus routes by end of year

    BATAVIA – Pace riders soon could see more frequent and later evening service.Pace held a public foru ...
    June 29, 2015 - 8:49 pm
  • College of DuPage accreditation review postponed

    A review of the College of DuPage's accreditation has been delayed after the Higher Learning Commission postponed a trip to the school scheduled for J ...
    June 29, 2015 - 10:08 pm
  • Forest Preserve District of DuPage County begins centennial celebrations

    The history of the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County is one that begins with a dedicated group of residents and a vote 100 years ago.
    June 27, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Batavia aldermen to take part in retreat

    BATAVIA – Fourth Ward Alderman Susan Stark said she believes the Batavia City Council is operating in a dysfunctional manner.
    June 26, 2015 - 11:44 pm
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