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  • St. Charles leaders show support for Active River feasibility study

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles alderman on July 25 urged his colleagues to support a measure committing $73,000 to an aspect of the Active River Project ...
    July 25, 2016 - 10:33 pm
  • Geneva aldermen reject D304 counteroffer, forge ahead to create TIF

    GENEVA – Aldermen rejected a counteroffer from Geneva school officials on a proposed intergovernmental agreement on its 98-acre third tax increment fi ...
    July 25, 2016 - 9:49 pm
  • Lawyers chosen as associate judges

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Keith Johnson and Todd Tarter have been selected to be Kane County associate judges, as T. Clint Hull and Rene Cruz move from a ...
    July 25, 2016 - 7:48 am
  • Signs in St. Charles parks promote protection of butterflies, bees

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Park District is making it easier for people to learn how to support and protect such plant pollinators as monarch butte ...
    July 20, 2016 - 8:49 pm
  • Sugar Grove Village Board discusses Dunkin' Donuts proposal

    SUGAR GROVE – The Sugar Grove Village Board went over a proposal for a new Dunkin' Donuts at their meeting July 19.
    July 20, 2016 - 8:47 pm
  • State board replaces PARCC with SAT for high school juniors

    High school students in Illinois won’t take the PARCC assessment in the upcoming academic year.Inste ...
    July 20, 2016 - 10:57 am
  • St. Charles North fundraising hopes for artificial field hit snag with board’s split vote

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles North High School Booster Club’s hopes to start fundraising for an artificial turf field hit a snag July 11 when it fail ...
    July 19, 2016 - 9:58 pm
  • Batavia moves to preserve Depot Pond

    BATAVIA – With an increasing sense of urgency, Batavia city and park leaders are pushing ahead with plans to ensure the preservation of Depot Pond.
    July 19, 2016 - 11:28 am
  • Elburn village trustees discuss second try at sales tax increase

    ELBURN – Residents will not be asked to approve a village sales tax increase this fall, but the Elburn Village Board is still deciding whether to hold ...
    July 19, 2016 - 11:06 am
  • Campton Hills fires 1st village administrator ‘without cause’

    CAMPTON HILLS – Campton Hills trustees voted 5-1 at a special meeting July 13 to dismiss its first administrator, Jennifer Johnsen.
    July 18, 2016 - 10:14 pm
  • Geneva aldermen reject D-304 counteroffer on TIF

    GENEVA – At a special Committee of the Whole meeting July 18, aldermen voted to reject Geneva School District 304’s counteroffer to take nearly half t ...
    July 19, 2016 - 8:16 am
  • Fast-casual eatery, cocktail lounge seek liquor licenses from St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – There could soon be two new places to get a drink in St. Charles.Acting as the Governm ...
    July 18, 2016 - 9:00 pm
  • St. Charles plans mosquito spray

    ST. CHARLES – A citywide mosquito spray is scheduled for July 19 at dusk, weather permitting, according to a St. Charles press release.
    July 18, 2016 - 7:56 pm
  • Kane County gives residents 'intuitive' way to access financial info

    GENEVA – Giving the public access to Kane County’s online checkbook is just the beginning of the data that internet users might glean from a platform ...
    July 13, 2016 - 3:21 pm
  • Changing streetscape: New plans proposed for St. Charles project as construction continues

    ST. CHARLES – A year ago, plans for the third phase of the First Street redevelopment project seemed to be set.
    July 14, 2016 - 8:25 am