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  • Puschcart debate raises broader concerns

    Some saw the ordinance change as more than just moving Pam Uslander, the Hot Dog Lady, across the street.
    April 24, 2014 - 6:52 am
  • Elmhurst Park District opposes LA Fitness

    ELMHURST – A developer plans to replace the closed Waverton Hotel with an LA Fitness, Starbucks and other retail store fronts, but the Elmhurst Park D ...
    April 24, 2014 - 6:22 am
  • State heroin task force to meet in Addison

    ADDISON – The House Bipartisan Task Force on the Heroin Crisis will hold a hearing Thursday at Addison Village Hall.
    April 23, 2014 - 3:41 pm
  • Lemont Village Board discusses revisions to housing development plan

    LEMONT — The Lemont Village Board will go ahead with a vote on a preliminary plan for a 19-lot housing development despite changes to the plan that di ...
    April 23, 2014 - 2:38 pm
  • Water agency set to re-file eminent domain suit

    The Northern Will County Water Agency is preparing to re-file its eminent domain suit to take control of the water pipeline owned by private utility A ...
    April 23, 2014 - 11:48 pm
  • Addison Parking Deck referendum request denied

    ELMHURST – Prior to voting on the height of the Addison Parking Deck, the Elmhurst City Council voted against sending the issue to referendum.
    April 23, 2014 - 11:46 am
  • Getty hammered by residents for police layoffs, but supporters show force, too

    LYONS – After all trustees were seated at an April 16 Village Board meeting, Village President Chris Getty walked into the village’s chambers to a sta ...
    April 23, 2014 - 11:40 am
  • Follow Riverside police on Twitter for heads up on enforcement zones

    RIVERSIDE – When Riverside Police Chief Tom Weitzel was tasked with finding solutions that would discourage speeding around school's and parks by the ...
    April 23, 2014 - 11:22 am
  • Budget, booze and buildings: 6 items from the Wheaton City Council

    WHEATON – The Wheaton City Council took action on several long-developing city issues during its meeting Monday.
    April 22, 2014 - 6:53 pm
  • 3 hot topics: Glen Ellyn board talks $36.6M budget, fire company logistics and signage plans

    GLEN ELLYN – The Glen Ellyn Village Board took small steps on a few large issues during its meetings April 14 and 21.
    April 22, 2014 - 5:52 pm
  • State awards funding to Carol Stream, Itasca for transportation projects

    Illinois will invest $52.7 million in community transportation projects throughout the state, including hundreds of thousands of dollars for Carol Str ...
    April 22, 2014 - 2:30 pm
  • Carol Stream, CMAP to host planning meeting

    CAROL STREAM – Carol Stream residents and others invested in the community are invited to attend a public meeting Wednesday to provide feedback as par ...
    April 22, 2014 - 2:28 pm
  • Metra begins Main Street platform replacement in Downers Grove

    DOWNERS GROVE – The six-month project to replace the Downers Grove Main Street Metra station platform began the week of April 13 when workers fenced o ...
    April 22, 2014 - 3:40 pm
  • Berwyn assessor announces appeal process set to begin

    BERWYN – Berwyn Township Assessor David Avila announced recently that the property assessment appeal period will begin Friday.
    April 22, 2014 - 1:01 pm
  • Riverside receives $1.5M in state grants

    RIVERSIDE – The village of Riverside announced April 14 it has received two grants from the Illinois Department of Transportation totaling $1,572,820.
    April 22, 2014 - 1:01 pm
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