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  • $4.6M in capital improvements proposed for county facilities

    GENEVA – More than $4 million might be invested in Kane County’s facilities next year.The $4.6 milli ...
    July 30, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Geneva library vacancy attracts 14 applicants to date

    GENEVA – Fourteen people have taken out applications to be considered for the vacancy on the Geneva Public Library Board, officials said, and Bob McQu ...
    July 28, 2014 - 10:37 pm
  • Geneva vet clinic seeks to expand

    GENEVA – A veterinary clinic with animal boarding will likely open in the space formerly occupied by Plass Appliances, 1881 S. Randall Road, Geneva.
    July 29, 2014 - 6:50 am
  • Committee supports future 12K race over agency’s concerns

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles City Council committee on Monday supported a future downtown 12K event over concerns from a local agency that holds a runn ...
    July 28, 2014 - 10:58 pm
  • Geneva library board chooses shingle type for roof replacement, repair

    GENEVA – Geneva library trustees voted Thursday to use a longer lasting architectural roof shingle to be included in bid requests for its roof repair ...
    July 24, 2014 - 10:28 pm
  • Batavia group comes out against proposed industrial park

    BATAVIA – A group called Keep Batavia Neighborhoods is opposed to the proposed rezoning of land at Kirk Road and Wind Energy Pass on the city’s east s ...
    July 23, 2014 - 10:44 pm
  • House passes bill to modernize national laboratories

    The U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation July 22 that was introduced last week by U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Winfield, and other represen ...
    July 24, 2014 - 10:54 am
  • Elburn to get new, higher electric rates in September

    ELBURN – Since Elburn began its electric aggregation program in 2011, the village has saved the average participating household more than $500 – and a ...
    July 22, 2014 - 11:08 pm
  • Elburn, Orleans Homes finding common ground

    ELBURN – A home builder and village officials appear to have found some common ground in the builder’s efforts to market its property in the Blackberr ...
    July 22, 2014 - 11:04 pm
  • First phase of Charlestowne Mall project slated for August

    ST. CHARLES – The first phase of construction for the Charlestowne Mall redevelopment is scheduled for August, its project developer said Monday.
    July 23, 2014 - 8:46 am
  • St. Charles City Council won’t discuss limited video gambling

    ST. CHARLES – Members of the St. Charles City Council on Monday were not interested in revisiting the topic of video gambling in St. Charles, even on ...
    July 22, 2014 - 7:15 am
  • North Aurora approves new rules for medical marijuana

    NORTH AURORA – Village trustees on Monday approved rules on where medical marijuana cultivation and dispensing centers can locate in the village of No ...
    July 22, 2014 - 7:13 am
  • Hultgren hosts forum with veteran service officers from counties in 14th Congressional District

    GENEVA – U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Winfield, hosted a veterans forum Friday morning at his Geneva district office to discuss the state of veterans a ...
    July 18, 2014 - 8:50 pm
  • ATM eyed for Kane County Government Center

    GENEVA – The Kane County Government Center might become a place to get some cash.Mike Lee, president ...
    July 17, 2014 - 9:35 pm
  • $90M pledged for third railroad track in Geneva

    GENEVA – Construction of a third set of railroad tracks on the Union Pacific line that runs through Geneva recently received $90 million in pledged su ...
    July 18, 2014 - 9:17 am
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