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  • Ask an astronaut? Foster offers opportunity in 11th District

    U.S. Rep. Bill Foster, D-Naperville, has launched a contest to invite residents of the Illinois 11th Congressional District to submit a question for a ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • Kane County considers credit card cuts

    GENEVA – The county government’s credit card holders have a combined monthly limit that exceeds $750,000 – an amount the Kane County Board might cut b ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 9:07 pm
  • Batavia aldermen table proposed liquor tax to Dec. 1

    BATAVIA – Batavia aldermen want more time to explore alternatives to introducing a liquor tax in the city.
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 4:09 am
  • Liquor license violations lead to fines in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – Two St. Charles liquor license holders have been fined for violations incurred in October, according to a city news release issued Tuesd ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 9:29 pm
  • Gaffney resigns from Fox River fire district

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – A month ago, the Fox River and Countryside Fire/Rescue District Board accepted Jim Gaffney’s resignation as president.
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 8:18 am
  • St. Charles School District 303 Board faces facilities choice

    ST. CHARLES – After presenting the St. Charles School District 303 facilities options 38 times – including during a string of 15 community meetings th ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 6:59 am
  • Officials: Fox Valley Park District bond affirmation to save taxpayers $3.4M

    The Fox Valley Park District has maintained an AA+ bond rating that will create $3.4 million in savings for taxpayers, according to a news release fro ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 9:20 pm
  • Batavia School Board supports having synthetic turf design proposal

    BATAVIA – The Batavia Public School District 101 Board on Tuesday supported having specific details on what having a synthetic turf field would look l ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 6:37 am
  • ZBA hears appeal on process for alcohol, drug treatment center

    ST. CHARLES – Attorneys sparred for nearly three hours Tuesday over what sections of the Kane County zoning ordinance should apply to a petition seeki ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Kane County to take 'next logical step' with Settler's Hill

    GENEVA – Plans to turn Settler’s Hill into a cross-country course are progressing, but Kane County officials said the community shouldn’t expect const ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 4:49 pm
  • Kaneland Connection: Elburn residents continue to speak on Route 47 plans

    ELBURN – The potential Forest Preserve District of Kane County purchase of property at 1001 S. Main St. in Elburn continues to be debated at Elburn Vi ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 6:46 pm
  • Ribbon cutting set for Anderson Road overpass in Elburn

    ELBURN – Motorists will have a new way to get around Elburn next month.The Anderson Road overpass be ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 6:45 pm
  • St. Charles Township fall newsletter now available

    The St. Charles Township 2015 fall newsletter, “Talk of the Township,” is now available at www.stcharlestownship.org under “Latest News.”
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 1:39 pm
  • Batavia aldermen vote 11-3 to prevent property tax increase

    BATAVIA – The majority of Batavia aldermen Monday were in favor of further budget cuts so residents will not have to endure a property tax increase.
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 6:42 am
  • St. Charles school, park districts in talks about Norris Rec Center

    ST. CHARLES – The school and park districts in St. Charles are on the verge of starting a new relationship.
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 6:40 am