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  • Business owner, CEO vie for New Lenox trustee two-year term

    NEW LENOX – Voters have the choice between a chamber CEO and a self-employed business owner when deciding who is best qualified to serve out a two-yea ...
    April 1, 2015 - 11:02 pm
  • Newcomer challenges incumbents in New Lenox Village Board race

    NEW LENOX – A union electrician and political newcomer is vying against three incumbents for one of three spots on the New Lenox Village Board. Jasen ...
    April 1, 2015 - 10:51 pm
  • Four candidates run in Joliet District Four

    JOLIET – Tuesday will be the first election since former Councilwoman Susie Barber resigned her seat in Joliet City Council District Four.
    April 1, 2015 - 10:50 pm
  • Joliet’s far West Side can still be confusing

    JOLIET – Jamal Stockley and Katherine McIntyre, who live in older parts of Joliet, were eating lunch together Wednesday at the Westfield Family Restau ...
    April 1, 2015 - 10:49 pm
  • Romeoville Village Board approves Uptown Square redevelopment deal

    ROMEOVILLE – Trustees approved a detailed Uptown Square redevelopment agreement for the Franconi’s and Fat Ricky’s establishments that provide incenti ...
    April 1, 2015 - 10:50 pm
  • North Aurora’s police station to ‘Light It Up Blue’ today

    NORTH AURORA – To show its support for the “Light It Up Blue” awareness campaign by Autism Speaks, an autism advocacy organization, the North Aurora P ...
    April 1, 2015 - 9:21 pm
  • Geneva middle school ‘walking’ art on display at library

    GENEVA – Ceramic pots with legs, created by Geneva Middle Schools’ art students, are on display at the Geneva Public Library.
    April 1, 2015 - 9:21 pm
  • Complaint of electioneering leveled at Smith over candidates listed in newsletter

    CAMPTON HILLS – Village President Patsy Smith mailed out a village newsletter this week, listing who is on the ballot for Tuesday’s consolidated elect ...
    April 1, 2015 - 9:20 pm
  • St. Charles Park Board hopefuls talk rec center, finances

    ST. CHARLES – Voters on Tuesday will choose from two newcomers and two incumbents to fill three seats in the St. Charles Park Board election race.
    April 1, 2015 - 9:20 pm
  • Brush fire in Crest Hill spread to area used to park vehicles

    LOCKPORT TOWNSHIP – No injuries were reported at a brush fire in Lockport Township that spread to an area used to park semitrailers and other vehicles ...
    April 1, 2015 - 9:21 pm
  • Grocery stores eye downtown Batavia

    BATAVIA – With a second grocery store looking to locate in downtown Batavia, aldermen are considering commissioning a market study that would show whe ...
    April 1, 2015 - 9:19 pm
  • Batavia to replace overhead electric lines in Colonial Village subdivision

    BATAVIA – The city plans to replace overhead electric wires in the Colonial Village subdivision rather than burying them.
    April 1, 2015 - 9:18 pm
  • Geneva Cycle Shop celebrating 50 years

    GENEVA – Geneva Cycle Shop is marking its 50th year with a two-week celebration that runs through April 15 at the store, which is at 12 E. State St., ...
    April 1, 2015 - 9:11 pm
  • Governments, school districts take precautions to protect digital assets

    Since two high school students launched a denial of service attack against St. Charles School District 303’s network last fall, Executive Director of ...
    April 1, 2015 - 9:10 pm
  • Ruffner's thanks community for '10 great years' in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – For the last decade, Ruffner’s Luxury Pet Boarding has offered pet owners a place to leave their animals for the day or even longer.
    April 1, 2015 - 9:11 pm
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