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  • DuPage County encourages emergency preparedness for children

    DuPage County Board Chairman Dan Cronin is encouraging parents to talk to their children about emergency preparedness, according to a news release fro ...
    Aug. 10, 2014 - 6:04 pm
  • Joliet park board tax referendum vote Monday

    JOLIET — The Joliet Park District’s top administrator said he will recommend moving forward with a tax referendum when the park board considers the ma ...
    Aug. 9, 2014 - 11:58 pm
  • Cary looking at changing how its replacing ash trees

    CARY – Village officials are considering a change to how it’s replacing ash trees infected by emerald ash borers.
    Aug. 9, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • Future of DuPage County electronics recycling programs uncertain after vendor stops service

    The vendor that collected used electronics for recycling in DuPage County will no longer provide the service – leaving the future of many programs in ...
    Aug. 9, 2014 - 5:20 pm
  • County leaders criticize coroner’s spending

    GENEVA – On the heels of announcing his office has earned national accreditation, Kane County Coroner Rob Russell came under attack Friday for breakin ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • St. Charles to pay $206K more for road rock salt

    ST. CHARLES – The city of St. Charles this year will pay more for its road rock salt than in previous years because of widespread depleted salt suppli ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 10:56 pm
  • DuPage County to host public hearing on $18.9M in flood recovery funds

    DuPage County will host a public hearing Aug. 26 to gather input on $18.9 million it received earlier this year for disaster recovery after the April ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 1:00 pm
  • Medical marijuana dispensary insterested in Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – A Crystal Lake-based company wants to bring to Woodstock what likely would be McHenry County's only medical marijuana dispensary.
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 5:39 pm
  • Riverside village manager provides update on Swan Pond, invites residents to share opinions on waste service

    RIVERSIDE – Village Manager Peter Scalera updated the Village Board and public on work being done at Swan Pond at the board's regular meeting Thursday ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 2:39 pm
  • Fox River Grove opts to not build public works facility on County Line Road

    FOX RIVER GROVE – The village is abandoning its plan to build a pubic works garage on County Line Road.
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 12:10 pm
  • Construction begins: How will $9.7M Metra station renovations impact riders?

    LOMBARD – Sounds of construction joined the typical train noise at the Lombard Metra station late this week as commuters experienced the start of a $9 ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 6:52 am
  • Presence of West Nile virus confirmed in Riverside

    RIVERSIDE — The Cook County Department of Public Health informed the village of Riverside that a dead bird collected in the village has tested positiv ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Coroner announces accreditation, says office is 'worth investing in'

    GENEVA – Kane County Coroner Rob Russell announced Thursday his has become the first coroner's office in Illinois to achieve accreditation.
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 4:50 pm
  • Demolition of Janes Plaza, future site of rec center, moves forward

    WOODRIDGE – Demolition of the Janes Plaza shopping center will commence in August, clearing the way for construction of the Woodridge Park District's ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 4:06 pm
  • Elmhurst's Chris Nybo vows to never give up on Illinois

    LOMBARD – Chris Nybo, R-Elmhurst, took the oath of office to replace Kirk Dillard of Hinsdale in the Illinois Senate's 24th District on Wednesday in L ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 7:26 am
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