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  • Batavia aldermen vote in support of medical marijuana cultivation center

    BATAVIA – Aldermen at Batavia City Council's meeting on Monday unanimously voted to support an application for a proposed medical marijuana cultivatio ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 5:36 pm
  • Residents, business community weigh in on 6-story Hahn Street redevelopment

    ELMHURST – A handful of residents expressed concerns last week about the proposed six-story mixed-use Hahn Street redevelopment during a public hearin ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 12:28 pm
  • Kane County official: New Animal Control leader 'worth the search'

    GENEVA – Kane County's newest Animal Control administrator has been on the job for only two weeks but has long-term visions for the agency's future.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:43 am
  • Carol Stream hopes to see fewer crimes through new housing ordinance

    CAROL STREAM – Due to concerns about crime at rental communities in Carol Stream, anyone who rents or leases residential property in the village will ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 12:23 pm
  • Geneva aldermen prioritize Rt. 31 improvements

    GENEVA – Geneva alderman unanimously approved taking $208,000 from the city’s capital budget to have the cash available if the state would agree to tu ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:40 pm
  • Batavia aldermen approve extension for Walgreens store

    BATAVIA – Batavia aldermen at Monday’s Batavia City Council meeting unanimously approved giving Batavia Enterprises a 120-day extension of the redevel ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:41 pm
  • St. Charles City Council OKs 4-year Teamsters union contract

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles City Council on Monday unanimously approved a four-year contract for one of its employee unions.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:39 pm
  • Time capsule to be reburied for St. Charles bicentennial

    ST. CHARLES – A vault with a time capsule that was recently dug up in downtown St. Charles will be reburied in a couple of weeks, said Peter Suhr, the ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:18 pm
  • McSweeney proposes Open Meetings Act violation legislation

    State Rep. David McSweeney has proposed legislation that would give another option for the Attorney General’s office to look into possible violations ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 8:37 pm
  • Butterfield Park District to host referendum information session Tuesday

    GLEN ELLYN – The Butterfield Park District will host another information session regarding its referendum to purchase a 2.24-acre parcel at the northw ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 5:04 pm
  • Elmhurst applies for stormwater funding

    ELMHURST – The city of Elmhurst has submitted a request for disaster relief funds to DuPage County, according to a city news release.
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 9:34 am
  • Downers Grove eyes new village hall, police station and downtown development

    DOWNERS GROVE – A two-phase plan that would move the police department, fleet management and firehouse No. 1 to new facilities on Ogden Avenue, build ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:40 am
  • Rep. concerned about cost shift

    A local lawmaker is taking a pre-emptive step in the event the General Assembly attempts in the coming months to shift the cost of teacher pensions to ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 7:31 am
  • St. Charles gets low grade in online transparency audit

    ST. CHARLES – A nonprofit, statewide research and education organization on Thursday gave St. Charles a failing score for online transparency after a ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 11:53 pm
  • County coroner agrees to hold the line on budget

    GENEVA – Kane County Coroner Rob Russell on Friday told Kane County Board members that he will keep his annual budget at $843,000 as part of a promise ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 11:36 pm
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