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  • Elburn board backs Elburn fire district in referendum

    ELBURN – Village Board members Monday night unanimously approved a resolution opposing the potential disconnection of some of the Elburn fire district ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • Batavia approves electric rate study

    BATAVIA – The Batavia City Council on Monday approved an electric rate study that will help the city with long-term planning.
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 12:10 am
  • KDOT to stock up on salt

    GENEVA – The Kane County Division of Transportation usually doesn’t purchase salt for the winter this early.
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 12:10 am
  • Carl Fischer chosen as new Batavia 1st Ward alderman

    BATAVIA – Carl Fischer was selected Tuesday as the new 1st Ward alderman on the Batavia City Council.
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • County school leaders, legislators slam SB16 at forum

    ST. CHARLES – A Senate bill that proposes changes in the way local school districts are funded did not get any support Tuesday at a forum at St. Charl ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • Glen Ellyn District 41 board requests more information before full-day kindergarten decision

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board of Education members have requested more information before they decide whether to add full-day kinde ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 7:51 pm
  • Village of Glen Ellyn promotes Coyle to finance director

    GLEN ELLYN – The Village of Glen Ellyn has appointed Christina Coyle as its new finance director, the village announced in a news release.
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 5:37 pm
  • Village of Downers Grove eyes lower property tax levy, increased water and stormwater fees

    DOWNERS GROVE – Village plans for next year’s budget show a slightly lower property tax levy and a balanced general fund, along with higher water and ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 4:30 pm
  • Village of Downers Grove to hold budget workshop

    DOWNERS GROVE – The first of several workshops and meetings to discuss the proposed Downers Grove 2015 budget will be held at 8 a.m. Saturday at Fire ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 4:30 pm
  • Lemont residents offered tax appeal seminar

    LEMONT – Cook County Board of Review Commissioner Dan Patlak will hold a property tax assessment appeal seminar Monday at the Lemont Township Communit ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 3:50 pm
  • Westmont State of the Village address is Wednesday

    WESTMONT – Elected officials and members of the local business community will take the stage Wednesday for the annual Westmont State of the Village ad ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 4:45 pm
  • Glen Ellyn trustees decline proposed McChesney & Miller development over financial concerns

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn Village Board members said Monday they would not support a proposed development at the former McChesney & Miller site based on ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 3:41 pm
  • Elmhurst to host stormwater mitigation meeting

    ELMHURST – A city-wide stormwater mitigation meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Oct. 15 at City Hall.The ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 10:38 am
  • Lombard releases FAQ sheet on home water use survey

    LOMBARD – Residents who received a survey from Aqua Backflow about their home’s water usage can find information about the survey by visiting the vill ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Campton Hills trustee files police report against village president

    CAMPTON HILLS – A Campton Hills village trustee has filed a police report against the village president, alleging Patsy Smith pushed him, according to ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 10:54 pm
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