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  • Three file for Sugar Grove village trustee race

    SUGAR GROVE – Three incumbent trustees have filed for three open Village Board seats in Sugar Grove for the April 7 consolidated election. Those who h ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 10:48 pm
  • Kane County to improve job application process

    GENEVA – Applying for jobs in Kane County government is about to get easier.The county is preparing ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 10:44 pm
  • Hopefuls filing for Geneva offices

    GENEVA – Incumbent 5th Ward Alderman Tom Simonian filed nominating papers Tuesday, seeking a two-year term in the April 7 consolidated election.
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:51 pm
  • Elburn Village Board approves purchase of new police cars

    ELBURN – The Elburn Police Department next year will replace two of its current squad cars with new vehicles, thanks to a purchase approval from the E ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Kaneland Connection: Kaneland board race begins to take shape

    MAPLE PARK – At least three incumbents and three newcomers will be running for election to the Kaneland School District 302 Board, according to paperw ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • St. Charles presents October financial results

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles city committee Monday heard a review of the city’s latest financial monthly results.
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • St. Charles incumbents, newcomers file for April election

    Several incumbents and two new faces have filed Monday to run for various St. Charles public offices in the April 7 consolidated election, according t ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 8:50 pm
  • Both Pat Quinn, Bruce Rauner can fill Illinois comptroller vacancy, AG rules

    Filling the vacancy of late Republican Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka will be the job of both outgoing Gov. Pat Quinn and Governor-elect Bruce Rauner, ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 2:15 pm
  • St. Charles alderman Bessner announces re-election bid

    ST. CHARLES – Fifth Ward alderman Ed Bessner announced in a news release Friday that he will seek a third term in office.
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 10:18 pm
  • Kane County morgue reopening delayed

    GENEVA – The Kane County Coroner’s Office will be outsourcing forensic operations to DuPage County a bit longer than hoped.
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 10:10 pm
  • Lexington Club plan switches to all single-family homes

    ST. CHARLES – The developers of a proposed St. Charles subdivision have eliminated town homes from their project.
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 9:35 pm
  • ECC will begin accepting election papers Monday

    ELGIN – Those wanting to serve as trustee for Elgin Community College District 509 may begin filing their nominating papers Monday, according to a rel ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 9:35 pm
  • St. Charles receives $100K state grant

    ST. CHARLES – The city of St. Charles was awarded a $100,000 grant from the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, according to a n ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 9:45 pm
  • Attorney seeks substitution on Campton Hills Electoral Board

    CAMPTON HILLS – The attorney representing four Campton Hills candidates Tuesday requested that one of the village’s Electoral Board members be swapped ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 7:06 am
  • Officials react to death of Judy Baar Topinka

    Elected officials throughout the state Wednesday reacted with sadness to the news that Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka died overnight.
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 9:40 pm
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