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  • County OEM volunteers honored for hours logged

    With only three paid employees, the Kane County Office of Emergency Management depends a lot on volunteers.
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 8:35 pm
  • Blackberry Township starts programs for medical equipment, outings

    BLACKBERRY TOWNSHIP – There are two new programs launched this month in Blackberry Township open to all Kaneland residents, township Supervisor Fred D ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 10:22 pm
  • Higher fees take effect Monday for county clerk’s services

    GENEVA – The Kane County Clerk’s Office will begin charging increased fees for certain services next week.
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 8:55 pm
  • Five people to run for North Aurora Village Board

    NORTH AURORA – Five people will run in April for the three open seats on the North Aurora Village Board.
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 8:54 pm
  • Campton Hills Trustee Blecker to run for village president

    CAMPTON HILLS – A Campton Hills trustee in his first term said Monday that he has filed to run for village president in the April 7 consolidated elect ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 8:09 am
  • Mayor suspends Filling Station late night permit from Dec. 1-Jan. 1

    ST. CHARLES – The Filling Station Pub and Grill will have its liquor license suspended for three straight days and its 2 a.m. late night permit on hol ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 10:41 pm
  • Campton Hills village administrator placed on leave

    CAMPTON HILLS – Campton Hills Village Administrator Jennifer Johnsen on Friday was placed on paid administrative leave, Village Attorney Bill Braithwa ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:22 am
  • St. Charles city committee backs updated massage parlor, tobacco rules

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles City Council committee Monday unanimously approved two ordinances updating rules for tobacco businesses and massage parlor ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 7:52 am
  • County executives poised to get raises

    GENEVA – Many of Kane County’s executives who received a 5 percent salary bump this fiscal year are poised to get another 5 percent raise for the upc ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 8:48 pm
  • Oberweis leads veto override of speed-limit bill

    SPRINGFIELD – State Sen. Jim Oberweis, R-Sugar Grove, today successfully challenged a gubernatorial veto of a bill he sponsored to raise the speed lim ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 8:48 pm
  • Elburn will pay more for road salt

    ELBURN – After a cold and snowy winter that featured a high demand for road salt throughout the region, the cost for this season’s salt supply is goin ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 9:33 pm
  • Pritchard announces Youth Advisory Council members

    State Rep. Bob Pritchard, R-Hinckley, announced the members of his 2014 Youth Advisory Council. Am ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 1:39 pm
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