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  • Geneva aldermen approve study of sewer siphon on east side

    GENEVA – Aldermen unanimously recommended approval Tuesday to have consultants evaluate the Short Street Sanitary Sewer Siphon, which was constructed ...
    May 26, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Skate park supporters take message to Elburn Village Board

    ELBURN – The mission to bring a skate park to Elburn made a stop Monday night at Village Hall, as the teenagers leading the push brought their message ...
    May 21, 2015 - 6:28 am
  • Hultgren passes bills designed to promote technological innovation

    BATAVIA – The U.S. House has passed two bills sponsored by U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Winfield, designed to promote technological innovation.
    May 20, 2015 - 6:27 pm
  • Trustees show little support for self-storage facility in North Aurora

    NORTH AURORA – Several village trustees on Monday voiced their objections to a proposal to develop a former bowling alley at 310 S. Lincolnway into a ...
    May 19, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • Active River Project Task Force seeks public feedback

    ST. CHARLES – Those with a passion for the future of the Fox River are invited to share comments tonight on the west side of St. Charles.
    May 21, 2015 - 1:48 pm
  • Geneva aldermen wrestle with request from Onesti

    GENEVA – Geneva aldermen on Monday discussed a promoter’s request for $10,700 in in-kind police traffic control for a three-day concert in July. The k ...
    May 20, 2015 - 8:16 am
  • Clearing the way for Batavia Walgreens project

    BATAVIA – Demolition began Tuesday of the former Swanson’s Hardware store/Prairie Path Cycles store at 122 W. Wilson St. in downtown Batavia to make w ...
    May 20, 2015 - 7:07 am
  • Route 31 ‘road diet’ gets state revision

    GENEVA – The latest update on the “road diet” for Route 31 in Geneva is that the state is prepared to do the restriping, but with some modifications.
    May 19, 2015 - 6:49 am
  • St. Charles aldermen back 10 percent funding cut for outside groups

    ST. CHARLES – The mood Monday night was somber in the St. Charles City Council Chambers because of a vote to cut funding for groups that help bring pe ...
    May 18, 2015 - 10:20 pm
  • Plans for brewpub in North Aurora set to move ahead

    NORTH AURORA – Plans for a proposed brewpub in the village are moving ahead.Village trustees on Mon ...
    May 18, 2015 - 10:19 pm
  • Sheriff ends absence from Kane County meetings

    GENEVA – After repeated absences from Kane County committee meetings, Sheriff Donald Kramer on Thursday provided his monthly report in person.
    May 15, 2015 - 8:15 am
  • Batavia to battle Orland Park in 'Battle of the Burbs'

    BATAVIA – Batavia officials will battle Orland Park leaders in a series of games Friday morning as part of WGN Morning News' "Battle of the Burbs" con ...
    May 14, 2015 - 7:52 pm
  • Andersson plans advisory council

    GENEVA – State Rep. Steve Andersson, R-Geneva, is working to start an initiative in the 65th Legislative District – to gather constituents and discuss ...
    May 14, 2015 - 12:19 pm
  • St. Charles shares update on downtown projects and events

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles city officials Wednesday met with residents and business owners to talk about various projects and initiatives downtown.
    May 13, 2015 - 10:45 pm
  • Decision time nears for Kane County's electric aggregation program

    GENEVA – Residents in unincorporated areas of Kane County should soon know whether they can get electricity for a lower cost.
    May 13, 2015 - 6:39 pm