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  • Cary School District 26 plans to increase annual property tax levy

    CARY – District 26 is looking to increase the amount of money it will bring in with its annual tax levy.
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 3:07 pm
  • Lemont Village Board discusses tax levy, public comment

    LEMONT – The Lemont Village Board planned for future action on its 2014 property tax levy and defining time limits in its public comment policy during ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 2:00 pm
  • Elmhurst crews repair water mains after crash

    ELMHURST – A vehicle struck a fire hydrant near the Palmer Drive underpass in Elmhurst early Wednesday morning, causing three water main breaks.
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 1:20 pm
  • Elmhurst hires new public works director

    ELMHURST – More than a year after Elmhurst’s former director of public works resigned to pursue a career in the private sector, the city has hired som ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 11:50 am
  • Lemont Park District to leave Tri County SRA, join SEASPAR

    LEMONT – The Lemont Park District Board of Commissioners unanimously voted to leave the Tri County Special Recreation Association and become a member ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 12:19 pm
  • McHenry County Board again keeps the tax levy flat in 2015 budget

    WOODSTOCK – Next year’s proposed county budget is again balanced and for a third straight year does not collect the inflationary property tax increase ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • New Animal Control executive impresses county leaders

    GENEVA – Kane County’s newest Animal Control leader only has been on the job since September, but Kane County Board members said Tuesday he already ha ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 10:41 pm
  • Hastert leaving Elburn Village Board early

    ELBURN – Ethan Hastert’s time on the Elburn Village Board will come to an end a few months early. Hastert announced that Monday night’s meeting would ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 10:40 pm
  • Batavia aldermen asking for extension of downtown TIF district

    BATAVIA – City aldermen are asking the state legislature for an extension of its downtown tax increment financing District 3.
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 8:33 pm
  • Deadline has passed for Batavia industrial park plans

    BATAVIA – If The Missner Group wants to build a proposed industrial park on the city’s east side, it will have to resubmit plans.
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 8:33 pm
  • ‘Shop Elburn First’ logo winner announced

    ELBURN – The winner of the “Shop Elburn First” campaign logo contest is a Geneva-based graphic designer.
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 8:00 pm
  • Addison Park District to receive $1.8M grant

    ADDISON – The Addison Park District will be able to renovate Community Recreation Center, thanks to a $1.8 million state grant, according to a distric ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 5:02 pm
  • Letter: Concerned about SB16

    To the Editor:As a retired school principal, a grandparent of a 2-year-old who will attend public sc ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 4:17 pm
  • Lemont Fire trustee Rimbo resigns

    LEMONT – Richard Rimbo submitted a letter of intent to step down from the Lemont Fire Protection District’s Board of Trustees, effective Oct. 16, acco ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 2:55 pm
  • Hines VA director to retire after nearly 40 years

    HINES – Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital Director Joan Ricard recently announced she will retire from her position at the end of this month.
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 12:41 pm
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