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  • St. Charles alderman calls for scrutiny on city funding requests

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles alderman wants to curb the city’s budget deficit before it grows out of hand.
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 9:07 pm
  • Condo owners object to size of proposed redevelopment project

    GENEVA – Despite neighbors’ objections, aldermen this week approved an amendment to the North Riverfront Redevelopment Project to allow for an increas ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 10:17 pm
  • Elburn fire district could lose territory to Fox River, Countryside

    The Fox River and Countryside Fire/Rescue District might gain more territory at the expense of another fire district.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 10:11 pm
  • Kane County Board to act on riverboat casino grants

    GENEVA – Forty-one nonprofits and local governments – including Batavia MainStreet, the Geneva History Center and the village of Elburn – are poised t ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 10:10 pm
  • First debate between Foster-Senger set

    NAPERVILLE – The first confirmed debate for the 11th Congressional District race is a candidate forum Oct. 23 on WTTW.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 12:27 am
  • Geneva seeks volunteer residents for four advisory boards

    GENEVA – The city of Geneva is looking for residents interested in serving on four of its volunteer advisory boards. Vacancies exist on the Zoning Boa ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • Village administrator praises ‘Shop Elburn First’ campaign entries

    ELBURN – The village soon will have a logo as part of a new campaign to convince people to "Shop Elburn First."
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 12:16 am
  • Oberweis seeks veto override for speed-limit bill

    State Sen. Jim Oberweis, R–Sugar Grove, said he will seek an override this fall of a speed-limit bill he sponsored that was vetoed by Illinois Gov. Pa ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 1:01 am
  • Batavia School Board OKs new teachers contract

    BATAVIA – Batavia School Board members on Tuesday unanimously approved a new three-year contract with the Batavia Education Association, the union tha ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 7:16 am
  • Reality show on St. Charles business to premiere Sept. 9

    ST. CHARLES – A new reality TV show featuring a St. Charles business will premiere Sept. 9 on cable, the business’ CEO said on Tuesday to St. Charles ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 1:45 am
  • City officials kept McCarthy-Wahlberg nuptials a secret

    ST. CHARLES – The whole world might know about the Donnie Wahlberg and Jenny McCarthy wedding now, but likely no one found out about it from the city ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 3:30 pm
  • Batavia School Board debates city request to extend TIF district

    BATAVIA – Batavia School Board members want to know more about why the city is asking for an extension of its downtown tax increment financing distric ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 12:40 am
  • Kane County auditor recommends transition audit for sheriff’s office

    GENEVA – With Kane County Sheriff Pat Perez not seeking re-election this fall, one county official is seeking funds to conduct an audit to help with t ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 10:15 pm
  • Batavia alderman to undergo heart surgery

    BATAVIA – Third Ward Alderman Dan Chanzit said he will not be able to physically attend any Batavia City Council meetings for the next few months beca ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 11:14 am
  • Kane County's $2M budget gap narrows to $800,000

    GENEVA – Kane County officials have a three-week deadline to make about $800,000 in cuts from next year’s proposed general fund budget, Executive Fina ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 6:46 pm
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