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  • One year later: A look at heroin overdose deaths and community response in DuPage County

    One year ago, DuPage County made headlines across the nation after 11 residents died of heroin overdose in July alone – almost half of the 23 that had ...
    NEW: July 28, 2014 - 4:49 pm
  • Local lawmakers to host tax seminar in Lisle

    LISLE – Republican state lawmakers Sen. Christine Radogno, Rep. Jim Durkin and Rep. Ron Sandack will host a free tax seminar at 10 a.m. July 31 at the ...
    July 28, 2014 - 4:16 pm
  • Village of Downers Grove revamps snow removal plan for upcoming winter

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Village of Downers Grove is revamping its snow removal plan and adding equipment following the 2013-14 harsh winter that resulted ...
    July 28, 2014 - 11:08 am
  • Marengo Park District looks for a new leader

    MARENGO – A park district trying to regain the public’s trust is now looking for a new leader to help move past the financial problems that have defin ...
    July 27, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Huntley tightens regulations on solicitors

    HUNTLEY – Solicitors wanting to sell services throughout Huntley neighborhoods will now have to undergo an in-depth background check and pay a new per ...
    July 27, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • LITH hires new finance director

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The village has a new finance director. The Village Board on Thursday hired Rich Hentschel to replace Robert Miller, who resigned ...
    July 26, 2014 - 11:29 pm
  • Business park in city of McHenry gets variance for apartments

    McHENRY – An undeveloped business park off Route 31 could house some apartments in addition to the proposed commercial space.
    July 26, 2014 - 11:28 pm
  • District 26 budget projects surplus

    CARY – Even though District 26 is planning for reductions in state aid for the upcoming school year, officials still expect a balanced spending plan.
    July 26, 2014 - 11:28 pm
  • New law holds county appointees more accountable

    A new measure signed into law gives Will County Board members more authority to remove county appointees who violate ethics standards.
    July 26, 2014 - 9:28 pm
  • County officials warn of West Nile virus dangers

    With mosquito season in swing, Cook County Department of Public Health (CCDPH) officials are reminding residents to be cautious and protect against We ...
    July 26, 2014 - 7:04 pm
  • Naperville banking vice president named to financial advisory board

    NAPERVILLE – Wintrust Commercial Banking at Naperville Bank & Trust First Vice President Ron Davidson was recently appointed to the Naperville Financi ...
    July 25, 2014 - 1:07 pm
  • Glen Ellyn Park District seeks volunteers for advisory committee

    GLEN ELLYN – The Glen Ellyn Park District Board of Commissioners is looking for residents to serve on the Citizens' Advisory Committee, according to a ...
    July 25, 2014 - 12:29 pm
  • West Chicago's Forest Avenue project to include roadway, storm sewer updates

    WEST CHICAGO – Forest Avenue in West Chicago is getting a facelift this summer.According to a newsle ...
    July 25, 2014 - 10:38 am
  • Former Coloma supervisor who failed to submit financial reports lands job in Berwyn

    Deb Burke, a former supervisor for Coloma Township near Rock Falls, now works for Berwyn Township in suburban Chicago.
    July 25, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Where do Elmhurst officials stand on stormwater issues?

    ELMHURST – This week marked the four-year anniversary of the July 2010 storm that flooded hundreds of Elmhurst homes, and groups of residents continue ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:30 am
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