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  • Development’s altered plans get approval from Plainfield Plan Commission

    PLAINFIELD – The plan commission felt satisfied enough to recommend approval of a 16-unit residential development after representatives of the develop ...
    NEW: Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:54 pm
  • USF program aims to increase teacher diversity

    JOLIET – Cristal Munguia loved playing teacher with her younger cousins when she was little.She kept ...
    NEW: Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:53 pm
  • City Council OKs gas station’s fuel prices

    JOLIET – A business plan that would allow a gas station on the edge of town to decrease what it charges for fuel while increasing what it charges for ...
    NEW: Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:53 pm
  • Waubonsee Voices: Finding a college that’s the right fit

    As a kid, going school-supply shopping was always something I looked forward to. Picking out a new backpack and lunchbox made me a happy girl. The nig ...
    NEW: Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:44 pm
  • St. Charles preps for Fox Valley Marathon

    ST. CHARLES – Several roadways in St. Charles will be affected by the Fox Valley Marathon, St. Charles police announced Monday in a news release.
    NEW: Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:43 pm
  • Batavia mayor says city not interested in Geneva’s plan for Route 31 improvements

    Batavia Mayor Jeff Schielke said his city is not interested in being part of Geneva officials’ advocacy of Route 31 improvements that would reduce fou ...
    NEW: Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:43 pm
  • Batavia eyeing TIF for West Town area

    BATAVIA – City officials are exploring the idea of creating a tax increment financing district to improve the West Town area.
    NEW: Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:14 pm
  • Crime scene forensics

    MAPLE PARK – Omar Aguilar crouched down on the floor, studying a collection of blood spatters.The mo ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:35 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff's Office reports

    • A cellphone was reported stolen Thursday, Sept. 4, from a courtroom at the Kane County Judicial Center, 37W777 Route 38, St. Charles Township.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:27 pm
  • Campton Hills police reports

    • Omar A. Talabani, 31, of the 4N900 block of West Mary Drive, Campton Hills, was charged Saturday, Sept. 13, with domestic battery.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:27 pm
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