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  • D-101 aiming to make budget more informative

    BATAVIA – Batavia School District 101 officials hope the district’s proposed 2015-16 budget is more informative to residents and board members than pa ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 7:27 pm
  • State suspends payments to Kane County

    GENEVA – The state budget stalemate has resulted in a $500,000 monthly hit to Kane County.Illinois – ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 8:35 pm
  • Second installment of property taxes due Sept. 1.

    Kane County Treasurer David J. Rickert is reminding county residents that the second installment of property taxes is due Tuesday, Sept. 1.
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 2:43 pm
  • Kane County committee targets coroner’s projected spending

    GENEVA –áThe Kane County Executive Committee approved a resolution Wednesday to give the auditor authority to withhold approval to pay for contracts, ...
    July 9, 2015 - 6:51 am
  • North Aurora police officers to work 12-hour shifts as part of new contract

    NORTH AURORA – North Aurora police officers now will work 12-hour shifts as part a new contract with the village.
    July 8, 2015 - 6:18 pm
  • Kane County Board aims to curb coroner spending

    GENEVA – Kane County officials are drafting a resolution intended to curb spending by Kane County Coroner Rob Russell –áthe resolution would give the ...
    June 25, 2015 - 7:06 am
  • St. Charles Public Library will host financial programs May 5 and 7

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Public Library, 1 S. Sixth Ave., St. Charles, will host two free financial programs during National Small Business Week, ...
    May 5, 2015 - 12:37 pm
  • TIF district on Sugar Grove meeting agenda

    SUGAR GROVE – A vote on a proposed tax increment financing district is set for Tuesday in Sugar Grove.
    May 4, 2015 - 9:11 pm
  • Fermilab to host lecture on 'Can Money Buy Happiness?'

    BATAVIA – "Can Money Buy Happiness?" a lecture by Dr. Michael Norton of the Harvard Business School, will be presented at 8 p.m. Friday, April 24, at ...
    April 2, 2015 - 1:36 pm
  • Stop-gap funding fix saves state programs in current budget year

    In a bipartisan effort, Illinois lawmakers approved a $1.6 billion fix Thursday for the state’s budget crisis for the current fiscal year.
    March 27, 2015 - 10:23 pm
  • Kane County Board cuts $1.5M from sheriff's budget

    GENEVA –áThe Kane County Board has cut Sheriff Donald Kramer’s budget for the second consecutive month – and the cuts aren’t yet done.
    March 11, 2015 - 8:06 am
  • D-303 board considers overall 2 percent tax increase

    ST. CHARLES – An unexpected change in the consumer price index has altered the St. Charles School District 303 Board’s plans to give tax relief to res ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 10:07 pm
  • Waubonsee Community College approves $6 hike in tuition

    SUGAR GROVE – Waubonsee Community College board trustees on Wednesday unanimously approved a $6 hike in tuition starting this fall to make up for an e ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 10:12 pm
  • 'FAFSA Form Workshop' to take place Jan. 6 in Batavia

    BATAVIA – Parents looking for assistance in filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid form are invited to a “FAFSA Form Workshop” from ...
    Jan. 1, 2015 - 2:36 pm