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  • Kane County Sheriff Kramer introduces leadership team

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Donald Kramer on Monday swore in former Geneva Police Officer Eddie Jackson, the first employee Kramer has sworn in as Kane Cou ...
    Jan. 6, 2015 - 8:05 am
  • Illinois Supreme Court to hear pension reform bill

    How the Illinois Supreme Court rules on the pension reform law will have profound effects on the troubled state budget and the taxpayers who fund it.
    Jan. 2, 2015 - 7:31 pm
  • Campton Hills Electoral Board rules in favor of 4 challenged candidates

    CAMPTON HILLS – The Campton Hills Electoral Board on Friday cleared the way for four candidates to run in the spring election over the objections of i ...
    Jan. 3, 2015 - 9:07 am
  • Geneva parking deck project to include more train horns, weekend construction

    GENEVA – The final full month of construction on the Third Street commuter parking deck in Geneva will include some additional noise, according to a n ...
    Jan. 2, 2015 - 7:33 pm
  • 2015 brings new state laws covering transportation, boating and more

    As Illinoisans begin a new year, they face 220 new laws that took effect Jan. 1, approved by lawmakers and Gov. Pat Quinn. The highlights cover variou ...
    Jan. 2, 2015 - 8:24 am
  • Looking Ahead: St. Charles business, residential growth expected in 2015

    ST. CHARLES – Several proposed and in-progress projects can keep St. Charles a lively city in 2015, said its mayor, Ray Rogina.
    Jan. 1, 2015 - 8:52 am
  • Looking Ahead: New zoning ordinance on tap for Campton Hills

    CAMPTON HILLS – The new year in Campton Hills will see the finalization and rewriting of the village’s subdivision and zoning ordinance, Village Presi ...
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 9:31 pm
  • Looking Ahead: Batavia set to see more retail development, streetscape improvements

    BATAVIA – The city in 2015 is poised to see more retail development along with the expansion of its downtown streetscape program.
    Jan. 1, 2015 - 8:50 am
  • Looking Ahead: North Aurora Activity Center to see wrecking ball

    NORTH AURORA – The village will see plenty of activity in the new year, including the demolition of the North Aurora Activity Center.
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 9:29 pm
  • Looking Ahead: Route 31 plan, historic preservation, in store for Geneva

    GENEVA – The new year will bring opportunities to the city of Geneva, both physical and policy-wise, Mayor Kevin Burns said.
    Jan. 1, 2015 - 8:51 am
  • Looking Ahead: Construction, grand openings expected for Sugar Grove

    SUGAR GROVE – Village President Sean Michels expects development will continue in 2015, as Sugar Grove has many projects in the works, he said.
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 9:27 pm
  • Looking Ahead: Outdoor improvements coming to Kaneville

    KANEVILLE – The village of Kaneville will look better in 2015 thanks to a few projects in the works, Village President Pat Hill said.
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 9:26 pm
  • Looking Ahead: Anderson Road extension, bridge among 2015 Elburn highlights

    ELBURN – By the end of 2015, there will be a few significant changes in the village.Looking ahead to ...
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 9:25 pm
  • Newsmakers: Mark Lewis

    In July, Geneva internist Dr. Mark Lewis was charged with two felonies – aggravated criminal sexual assault and criminal sexual assault.
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 1:31 am
  • Maple Park’s website to be updated

    MAPLE PARK – The village will have a new website in the new year. Maple Park village trustees recently approved a contract to hire DeKalb-based eWorld ...
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 8:17 am
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