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  • Congressman Dan Lipinski to host 3 events to answer questions about district

    LA GRANGE – Congressman Dan Lipinski, Ill - 3, will offer three upcoming events for residents in Illinois' 3rd District to attend, ask questions and g ...
    July 24, 2014 - 2:05 pm
  • ‘Cookie-cutter’ ordinance coming for new homes

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst City Council voted in favor of strengthening the city's existing anti-monotony policy for single family homes, by creating an ...
    July 24, 2014 - 12:15 pm
  • Batavia group comes out against proposed industrial park

    BATAVIA – A group called Keep Batavia Neighborhoods is opposed to the proposed rezoning of land at Kirk Road and Wind Energy Pass on the city’s east s ...
    July 23, 2014 - 10:24 pm
  • Officials push for funds to finish West Chicago factory cleanup

    WEST CHICAGO – A West Chicago trust could receive about $6 million from the federal government as early as October to continue the cleanup of a contam ...
    July 23, 2014 - 5:39 pm
  • Lake in the Hills receives budget award

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The village has received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association, according t ...
    July 23, 2014 - 2:42 pm
  • Village of Downers Grove approves TIF funds for gas station project

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Village Council unanimously approved $225,000 in TIF funds to assist Insite Real Estate redevelop the vacant Maratho ...
    July 23, 2014 - 2:42 pm
  • Lemont Library making case for $2.8 million renovation plan

    LEMONT – The Lemont Public Library is considering placing a referendum question on the November ballot asking for $2.8 million in building bonds to pa ...
    July 23, 2014 - 1:29 pm
  • Berwyn seeks national status for area with many bungalows

    BERWYN – Berwyn is on the prowl to find a firm that will determine if the city has a case for being put on the National Historic Register for its weal ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:25 pm
  • Elburn, Orleans Homes finding common ground

    ELBURN – A home builder and village officials appear to have found some common ground in the builder’s efforts to market its property in the Blackberr ...
    July 22, 2014 - 11:30 pm
  • Crystal Lake Park District seeks more time to buy property

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – A delay in the removal of two billboards is causing the Crystal Lake Park District to need more time to close on a purchase of 27 ...
    July 22, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • Elburn to get new, higher electric rates in September

    ELBURN – Since Elburn began its electric aggregation program in 2011, the village has saved the average participating household more than $500 – and a ...
    July 22, 2014 - 11:07 pm
  • Lockport’s $50M capital improvement plan underway

    LOCKPORT – Many projects in an almost $50 million capital improvement plan for Lockport are underway.
    July 22, 2014 - 10:48 pm
  • Channahon to lose more administrators

    CHANNAHON – Trustees in Channahon will begin yet another search for a finance director – the second in as many months – as recently hired Erik Bush re ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:45 pm
  • Home builders, firefighters debate need for sprinklers

    CREST HILL – Home builders and fire officials are at odds over the Crest Hill City Council’s repeal of a fire code that mandated fire suppression spri ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:44 pm
  • Glen Ellyn Village Board mulls $22.5M bond for capital projects

    GLEN ELLYN – The Glen Ellyn Village Board is weighing options for funding future capital projects, including taking out a $22.5 million bond.
    July 23, 2014 - 11:30 am
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