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  • Gov. Quinn announces $282M for Elgin O'Hare expansion

    Gov. Pat Quinn and state officials announced $282.8 million of funding for an expansion of the interstates surrounding O’Hare Airport, according to a ...
    March 21, 2014 - 3:57 pm
  • Westmont Village Board announces updated summer meeting schedule

    WESTMONT – The Westmont Village Board approved an updated summer meeting schedule that allows committee and board meetings to start earlier in the eve ...
    March 21, 2014 - 2:37 pm
  • Lombard declares March 21 'John Egan Day'

    LOMBARD – A longtime Lombard resident was honored Thursday night for more than 65 years of loyal service to the village.
    March 21, 2014 - 2:44 pm
  • Elmhurst to consider increasing new housing impact fee

    ELMHURST – With pending residential housing construction on the former Elmhurst Memorial Berteau Avenue campus, Elmhurst will begin reviewing its curr ...
    March 21, 2014 - 12:31 pm
  • Council getting closer to allowing more backyard chickens in Downers Grove

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove commissioners are ready to consider a compromise which expands the number of homes that could raise backyard chickens.
    March 21, 2014 - 12:18 pm
  • Dillard loses 2nd gubernatorial primary

    HINSDALE – Sen. Kirk Dillard supporters grew more and more optimistic Tuesday evening as gubernatorial poll numbers creeped closer by the hour.
    March 21, 2014 - 10:30 am
  • Villa Park President Bullwinkel reacts to Metra CEO's local visit

    LOMBARD – In order to grow communities, there must be reliable transportation, Metra CEO Don Orseno said Wednesday during a speech at the Lombard Area ...
    March 21, 2014 - 10:05 am
  • Tunnel to link train station to downtown Lombard; near $10M project to start in May

    LOMBARD – A pedestrian tunnel to be constructed this year at the Lombard Metra Station will link the train station to the village’s downtown and Lilac ...
    March 21, 2014 - 9:59 am
  • Will County approves medical marijuana zoning changes

    Medical marijuana dispensaries in unincorporated Will County would need special use permits, despite one county board member's argument that the restr ...
    March 21, 2014 - 9:21 am
  • Riverside board mulls putting the breaks on park zone speed limit ordinance

    RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Board of Trustees discussed several possible avenues it could take to limit speeding on streets near parks at their regular ...
    March 20, 2014 - 10:46 pm
  • Bolingbrook board agrees to hearing on Drew Peterson's pension

    BOLINGBROOK – Drew Peterson doesn’t think being convicted of killing his third wife is a reason to strip him of his $6,000-a-month police pension.
    March 21, 2014 - 4:46 pm
  • House Ethics Committee to look into conduct of Rep. Guitierrez

    The House Ethics Committee released a statement today announcing the committee would be reviewing the conduct of Illinois' 4th District U.S. Rep. Luis ...
    March 20, 2014 - 3:45 pm
  • Lombard Chamber hosts Metra CEO Orseno: 5 photos

    Metra CEO Don Orseno is the guest speaker at the Lombard Chamber of Commerce & Industry's lunch event on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at Harry Caray's It ...
    March 21, 2014 - 4:47 pm
  • Villa Park receives $5K for railroad safety initiative

    VILLA PARK – A $5,000 grant from Union Pacific Railroad will allow Villa Park to fund software needed to develop public safety announcements that will ...
    March 21, 2014 - 10:08 am
  • Elmhurst aldermen request Addison Parking Deck referendum

    ELMHURST – Residents could get another chance to weigh in on the proposed downtown Addison Parking Deck.
    March 21, 2014 - 9:04 am
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