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  • Silly Putty and more

    Visitors to the Kane County Coroner’s Office might see something they likely wouldn’t expect – plastic red eggs filled with Silly Putty.
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 9:18 pm
  • Wheaton asks for street light input with Briarcliffe Boulevard sample

    WHEATON – The city of Wheaton is hoping to hear from residents regarding new LED light options, and has dedicated an entire street to showing them off ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 6:20 pm
  • Villa Park receives FEMA grant for new fire truck

    VILLA PARK  – A $432,000 grant will help the Villa Park Fire Department purchase a new fire truck.U. ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 4:13 pm
  • Judge orders water agency to refund American Lake Water Co. $100k for dismissed suit

    A judge has ordered the Northern Will County Water Agency to pay more than $100,000 to the company that owns a water pipeline the agency is trying to ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 3:01 pm
  • Committee to hold public hearing on proposed 6-story building

    ELMHURST – The six-story Hahn Street Redevelopment project will go before the Elmhurst Zoning and Planning Commission next month.
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 1:09 pm
  • College of DuPage board votes to censure trustee

    GLEN ELLYN – The College of DuPage Board of Trustees voted Thursday to censure a trustee because of her actions after an email from the college presid ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 6:49 pm
  • DuPage County Stormwater operating flood control facilities Friday morning

    WHEATON – DuPage County Stormwater Management is operating several flood control facilities as of early Friday morning due to heavy rainfall last nigh ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:59 am
  • Romeoville neighbors concerned about change in industrial plan

    ROMEOVILLE – Plans for development in the Paragon Business Park off Taylor Street are changing after the Romeoville Village Board approved an amendmen ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 10:46 pm
  • Balich: Other courthouse sites may be ‘more cost-effective’

    JOLIET – Will County Board Member Steve Balich wants the board to get away from the idea that the new courthouse has to be built downtown.
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 10:45 pm
  • Deadlines near for assessment complaints

    GENEVA – Time is running out for property owners to file assessment complaints.Deadlines for some co ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 10:18 pm
  • Energy lawsuit seeks 400 ratepayers to create a class action

    BATAVIA – Nearly 100 people turned out Thursday to a meeting called by Batavia businessman Joe Marconi, seeking plaintiffs for a class action lawsuit ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 10:17 pm
  • Hatcher, Schmitz reflect on their state legislative careers

    Republican State Rep. Kay Hatcher was in her Yorkville district office this week signing notes of congratulations to constituents and others who recen ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 10:14 pm
  • Pacino Sanguinetti out, Gresk and Prendiville in as Wheaton readies for 2015 council race

    WHEATON – At least one seat on the Wheaton City Council will be filled by a fresh face after next year's election.
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 6:19 pm
  • Residents concerned, but Berwyn officials say aggressive tree trimming has long-term results

    BERWYN – Parkway tree trimming has prompted a Berwyn man to begin a campaign against what he believes to be excessive trimming practices in the city, ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 1:49 pm
  • County Board considers way to promote programs

    GENEVA – Events held on county property soon might be a way Kane County promotes its initiatives.Cou ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 12:48 pm
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