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  • McHenry County College traffic safety program sees enrollment decline as fewer tickets issued

    As area police are sending far fewer traffic tickets to the McHenry County court system than in previous years, a relevant program run by McHenry Coun ...
    April 20, 2015 - 11:05 pm
  • Illinois education officials seek parents input on special education services

    JOLIET – State education representatives sought input from parents on Joliet high school special education services after seeing the schools had a low ...
    April 20, 2015 - 10:50 pm
  • Will County-area hospitals say Medicaid cuts would lead to job loss, cutbacks

    JOLIET — Having experienced nine heart attacks since 2002, John Krone says he’s lucky to be alive.It ...
    April 20, 2015 - 10:46 pm
  • Plainfield hires landscaping contractor

    PLAINFIELD – For the first time, an outside contractor will handle summer landscaping maintenance at Route 59 for the village after the Village Board ...
    April 20, 2015 - 10:47 pm
  • Pastor urges Joliet to reverse course on Evergreen Terrace

    JOLIET – The Joliet City Council on Monday was urged to give up the takeover of Evergreen Terrace, a sign that opponents of the project may see an ope ...
    April 20, 2015 - 10:47 pm
  • Chamber Exchanger: Big plans for Women’s Business Council

    After hosting our second Consumer Expo at the Sportsplex, the St. Charles Chamber of Commerce would like to thank our main event sponsor, St. Charles ...
    April 20, 2015 - 10:16 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Vanessa T. Villanueva, 19, of the 0-100 block of East Ellington Court, South Elgin, was charged Monday, April 13, with battery.
    April 20, 2015 - 10:38 pm
  • Officials seek seizure of dogs in Batavia animal cruelty case

    BATAVIA – Authorities are trying to seize dogs from a Batavia woman charged with animal cruelty.Juli ...
    April 20, 2015 - 10:15 pm
  • Kramer campaign manager faces trial on domestic battery charges

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – The man who served as campaign manager for Kane County Sheriff Donald Kramer’s successful election Nov. 4 is facing a jury tria ...
    April 20, 2015 - 10:13 pm
  • Geneva aldermen approve 4-year police union contract

    GENEVA – Geneva aldermen Monday approved a new four-year police contract in a 7-3 split vote, but not before discussing it for almost an hour.
    April 20, 2015 - 10:12 pm
  • N. Aurora trustees closer to choosing logo, motto

    NORTH AURORA – Village officials are closer to coming up with a new logo and motto. Village trustees ...
    April 20, 2015 - 10:11 pm
  • Elburn OKs $16.4M budget for 2015-16

    ELBURN – The village’s $16.4 million budget for 2015-16 was approved Monday night by a 5-1 vote.Afte ...
    April 20, 2015 - 10:10 pm
  • St. Patrick’s Parade draws 18,500 in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – Attendance at the St. Patrick’s Parade in St. Charles in March nearly doubled this year compared to 2014, according to the Downtown St. ...
    April 20, 2015 - 10:10 pm
  • Jim Martin ends St. Charles aldermanic run after 36 years

    ST. CHARLES – Jim Martin’s history with the St. Charles City Council started in 1971, eight years before he was elected for the first time in 1979.
    April 20, 2015 - 10:08 pm
  • Glen Ellyn fire company seeks volunteers

    GLEN ELLYN – The Glen Ellyn Volunteer Fire Company is looking for volunteer firefighters, the village announced in a news release.
    April 20, 2015 - 9:50 pm
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