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  • 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
  • Five people to run for North Aurora Village Board

    NORTH AURORA – Five people will run in April for the three open seats on the North Aurora Village Board.
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 8:53 pm
  • Campton Hills Trustee Blecker to run for village president

    CAMPTON HILLS – A Campton Hills trustee in his first term said Monday that he has filed to run for village president in the April 7 consolidated elect ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 8:09 pm
  • Gresk unopposed for mayor, 4 file for Wheaton City Council

    WHEATON – While there may be some newcomers on the Wheaton City Council come April 2015, the person leading it will likely stay the same.
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 5:58 pm
  • Village plans Town Hall meetings regarding facilities planning

    DOWNERS GROVE – The village of Downers Grove will be hosting two Town Hall meetings to provide residents information and to discuss the facilities sus ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 4:30 pm
  • Candidates compete for DuPage County Board seat

    Eight area political hopefuls are vying to become the newest member of the DuPage County Board.But i ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 2:45 pm
  • Village of Lemont adopts new comprehensive plan

    LEMONT – The Lemont Village Board approved the Lemont 2030 Comprehensive Plan during its Monday meeting.
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 2:34 pm
  • Campton Hills village administrator placed on leave

    CAMPTON HILLS – Campton Hills Village Administrator Jennifer Johnsen on Friday was placed on paid administrative leave, Village Attorney Bill Braithwa ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 9:55 pm
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