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  • Nybo takes Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS on State Capitol steps

    ELMHURST – New state Sen. Chris Nybo, R-Elmhurst, joined the viral fundraising efforts for ALS research known as the Ice Bucket Challenge last week.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:37 am
  • Opposition to Woodstock RV restrictions come out in force

    WOODSTOCK – Proposed restrictions to the outdoor storage of boats and other recreational vehicles on residential lots has owners up in arms.
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Woodstock OKs zoning, special use request from medical marijuana dispensary

    WOODSTOCK – The City Council decided late Tuesday night to alter zoning and grant a special use request for a medical marijuana dispensary at 2300-231 ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Kane County Animal Control on track to clear debt

    GENEVA – Kane County Animal Control – which only a few years ago missed a mortgage payment on its facility – is on track to eliminate its debt.
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Officials equipping police to treat overdoses

    GENEVA – Kane County health officials expect that by next month law-enforcement officers throughout Kane County will begin to carry a medication that ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:18 pm
  • Wheaton City Council changes snow plow policy

    WHEATON – While winter weather may make for slow going in a few months, there will likely be fewer piles of frozen snow on Wheaton roads.
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 8:20 pm
  • DuPage County forest preserve executive director retires after 7 months

    After only seven months at the helm of the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County, Executive Director Arnie Biondo will retire Sept. 2, according t ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 7:44 pm
  • Lisle board, residents talk downtown, Ogden Avenue development

    LISLE – Presenters offered the results of the survey component of Lisle's ongoing Downtown Lisle/Ogden Avenue Corridor Market Study during the Lisle V ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 6:44 pm
  • Civic Betterment Party looking for candidates for municipal offices

    GLEN ELLYN – The Civic Betterment Party, Glen Ellyn's longstanding "nonparty party," is gearing up for its candidate search prior to the 2014 town mee ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 6:21 pm
  • Riverside village manager resigns to take job in Bloomingdale

    RIVERSIDE – Village Manager Peter Scalera announced Tuesday that he would be leaving the village of Riverside for a new opportunity in Bloomindale, ac ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 5:35 pm
  • Lemont Village Board debates additions to La Dolce Vita outdoor seating

    LEMONT – La Dolce Vita owner Mickey Martin made his case to the Lemont Village Board for permanent enhancements to his outdoor dining area during the ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 5:34 pm
  • Bloomingdale's bond rating rises to second-highest possible

    BLOOMINGDALE – Reflecting what officials say is Bloomingdale's commitment to sound financial management, the village's general obligation bond rating ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 2:48 pm
  • Duckworth's staff to host satellite hours in Addison

    ADDISON – A member of U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth's, D-Hoffman Estates, staff will be available to meet with Addison residents during satellite office h ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 2:37 pm
  • Village accelerates removal of infected ash trees

    WOODRIDGE – This fall, the Village of Woodridge will begin to remove the last batch of ash trees deemed unsalvageable due to the  emerald ash borer.
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 12:35 pm
  • Village asks for community input on possible new facilities

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Village Council is leading a public-decision making process on village facilities to determine the types of improvem ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:19 am
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