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  • Batavia closing in on new city administrator; aldermen to interview six finalists this month

    BATAVIA – The Batavia City Council is moving closer to a decision on hiring a new city administrator.
    May 3, 2016 - 7:03 am
  • Batavia to complete sidewalk missing link; city gets grant to help fund project

    BATAVIA – Finally, pedestrians will be able to travel on an uninterrupted sidewalk from downtown Batavia all the way to Kirk Road.
    May 3, 2016 - 6:47 am
  • City Council OKs liquor license for Prohibition Saint Charles

    ST. CHARLES – Within months of celebrating the grand opening of his restaurant in downtown St. Charles, Marwan Taib is working toward his next venture ...
    May 3, 2016 - 7:19 am
  • St. Charles plans roadwork for Riverside Avenue

    ST. CHARLES – On-street parking on Riverside Avenue in downtown St. Charles will be affected by a resurfacing project scheduled for early May, accordi ...
    May 2, 2016 - 1:52 pm
  • St. Charles massage parlor loses license

    ST. CHARLES – Another massage business in St. Charles has lost its license.In a press release April ...
    April 28, 2016 - 3:06 pm
  • St. Charles program a success

    ST. CHARLES – The initial success of a new city program that helps downtown businesses pay for certain improvements has St. Charles alderman wanting t ...
    May 2, 2016 - 9:25 am
  • Committee nixes raises for elected Kane County officials

    GENEVA – Kane County Board members aren't ready to boost salaries for elected officials.That was the ...
    April 27, 2016 - 4:45 pm
  • New Blue Goose could open in fall 2017

    BATAVIA – A shiny new Blue Goose supermarket could open in downtown Batavia as early as fall 2017. ...
    April 29, 2016 - 7:05 am
  • Campton Hills plans prescription drug take-back day

    CAMPTON HILLS – The Campton Hills Police Department will host a prescription drug take-back day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 30 at Village Hall, 40W27 ...
    April 27, 2016 - 12:01 pm
  • Batavia OKs alcohol sales at gas stations

    BATAVIA – Those in a hurry to pick up a can of beer or a bottle of wine soon will find it easier to do so in Batavia.
    April 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Sugar Grove Corn Boil Committee searches for funding solution

    SUGAR GROVE – The Sugar Grove Village Board on April 19 discussed the Corn Boil Committee’s recent request for a higher alcohol-content level in bever ...
    April 26, 2016 - 11:21 am
  • St. Charles school board looks to survey for referendum guidance

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles School District 303 Board wants more insight into the community's leanings as it prepares to make decisions about a poss ...
    April 26, 2016 - 7:48 am
  • St. Charles names new HR director

    ST. CHARLES – The city will have a new human resources director by early May.The St. Charles City Co ...
    April 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Kane County property owners to get tax bills soon

    Kane County property owners should soon get their tax bills.Property tax bills are to be mailed Apri ...
    April 20, 2016 - 5:09 pm
  • M.A. Center seeks special use to build additional housing

    The Mata Amritanandamayi – or M.A. – Center at 41W501 Keslinger Road in Blackberry Township is seeking a special use from Kane County to allow additio ...
    April 20, 2016 - 7:25 am