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  • St. Charles residents speak on mall site proposal

    ST. CHARLES – Presented with two similar proposals for the former St. Charles Mall site, residents on Monday called on Shodeen to do better.
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 6:41 am
  • Attorney Ken Shepro to face Lauzen in Kane County Board chairman race

    Former Kane County Board attorney Ken Shepro on Monday filed to run against incumbent Chris Lauzen in the Kane County Board chairman Republican primar ...
    Dec. 1, 2015 - 6:38 am
  • 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 under “Latest News.”
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 1:39 pm