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  • Batavia looking at hiring human resources director

    BATAVIA – The city is considering hiring a full-time human resources director.Aldermen are set to di ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 7:53 pm
  • Elmhurst committee recommends approval of Hahn Street redevelopment

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst’s Development, Planning and Zoning Committee will recommend the City Council approve a developer’s zoning requests for a Hahn Stre ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 2:08 pm
  • Quigley: Minimum wage is midterm winner

    Before you get too euphoric or too depressed over the 2014 midterm general election results, keep in mind the voting on Nov. 4 nationally mirrored the ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 1:37 pm
  • Glen Ellyn District 41 to hire architecture firm to study space required for full-day kindergarten

    GLEN ELLYN – The Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board of Education approved hiring FGM Architects to analyze the district's buildings for their capacit ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 9:58 am
  • Coffee with the Mayor planned Saturday

    WESTMONT – A Coffee with the Mayor event is scheduled for this Saturday.As part of the Small Busines ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • SEASPAR approves Lemont Park District membership

    LEMONT – The Lemont Park District was officially admitted into the Southeast Association for Special Parks and Recreation by unanimous vote during the ...
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 8:40 pm
  • County OEM volunteers honored for hours logged

    With only three paid employees, the Kane County Office of Emergency Management depends a lot on volunteers.
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 8:34 pm
  • La Grange board unanimously approves 23-unit condo development for Ashland Avenue

    LA GRANGE – At their Nov. 24 meeting, the La Grange Village Board approved a zoning map amendment and special use permit for the proposal of a new con ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 4:39 pm
  • DuPage County Board officially passes flat 2015 budget

    Though DuPage residents may see a bigger property tax bill this year, it largely won't be the fault of the county board.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 3:59 pm
  • Candidates prepare for Civic Betterment Party election

    GLEN ELLYN – It's been less than a month since residents cast their ballots in the 2014 general election, but Glen Ellyn is gearing up to do it all ov ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 3:00 pm
  • Plainfield school district seeks 19 percent levy increase

    PLAINFIELD – Plainfield School District 202 is seeking a 19 percent levy increase, although school officials say in reality they can only get a fracti ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • Joliet Park District Board approves tax levy increase

    JOLIET – The Joliet Park District board this week approved a property tax levy, which is expected to add about $2.50 annually to the property taxes on ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • Mayor suspends Filling Station late-night permit

    ST. CHARLES – The Filling Station Pub and Grill will have its liquor license suspended for three consecutive days, and its 2 a.m. late-night permit on ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:03 pm
  • Blackberry Township starts programs for medical equipment, outings

    BLACKBERRY TOWNSHIP – There are two new programs launched this month in Blackberry Township open to all Kaneland residents, township Supervisor Fred D ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 10:21 pm
  • Higher fees take effect Monday for county clerk’s services

    GENEVA – The Kane County Clerk’s Office will begin charging increased fees for certain services next week.
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 8:54 pm
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