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  • West Town redevelopment project to cost $20.9M

    BATAVIA – It would cost an estimated $20.9 million to redevelop the city’s West Town area.The West T ...
    July 28, 2015 - 10:46 pm
  • Solar project advances in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – Officials have determined a solar project can be constructed on the east side of St. Charles, said Tom Bruhl, the city’s electric servic ...
    July 27, 2015 - 10:08 pm
  • Geneva amends its weapons ordinance

    GENEVA – In a unanimous vote Monday, Geneva aldermen supported an amendment to the city ordinances governing weapons that makes it illegal to discharg ...
    July 27, 2015 - 9:22 pm
  • Volunteer Plaza, ‘reflections’ sculpture dedication set for Aug. 16 in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – A public space and artwork will be dedicated next month in St. Charles.The event for t ...
    July 23, 2015 - 9:23 pm
  • Campton Hills officials respond to some of ex-leader’s concerns

    CAMPTON HILLS – Campton Hills village officials Wednesday responded to some of the issues raised Tuesday by its former president at a Campton Hills Vi ...
    July 22, 2015 - 10:54 pm
  • St. Charles to hold video gaming discussion Aug. 3

    ST. CHARLES – The city of St. Charles plans to have a detailed discussion next month on video gaming at the request of some business owners.
    July 23, 2015 - 10:13 am
  • St. Charles police commander earns college honors

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles police commander recently graduated with honors from a school at Northwestern University’s Center for Public Safety, accor ...
    July 22, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Animal Control seeks ‘forever homes’ for cats, dogs

    GENEVA – Kane County Animal Control is seeking homes for its influx of cats and dogs, a spike normal for this time of year, Administrator Brett Youngs ...
    July 22, 2015 - 10:54 pm
  • Kane County building ‘two-way’ relationship with state lawmakers

    GENEVA – Brian Pollock, co-chairman of the Kane County Legislative Committee, doesn’t want the county to have a “gimme” relationship with state lawmak ...
    July 22, 2015 - 8:20 pm
  • Batavia High School no longer part of federal lunch program

    BATAVIA – The Batavia School Board on Tuesday voted to remove Batavia High School from the national school lunch program to provide students more choi ...
    July 22, 2015 - 8:19 pm
  • Elburn considers deal with Batavia Park District

    ELBURN – Elburn, a village without a park district, soon might have a working arrangement with the Batavia Park District that would allow Elburn resid ...
    July 23, 2015 - 10:09 am
  • Elburn survey aims to find what businesses want

    ELBURN – The Economic Development Commission of Elburn has started a significant task – to reach out to the business community.
    July 21, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Kane County Board to act on rezoning former Hideaway for restaurant

    GENEVA – The family working to open a restaurant at the former Al Capone’s Hideaway and Steakhouse property is on track to getting its zoning request ...
    July 22, 2015 - 7:08 am
  • Sugar Grove Village Board vacancy filled

    SUGAR GROVE – Ted Koch, a 10-year resident of Sugar Grove, recently took his seat on the Sugar Grove Village Board to fill a board vacancy.
    July 21, 2015 - 11:37 pm
  • Sugar Grove approves 20-year extension of boundary agreement

    SUGAR GROVE – Sugar Grove trustees Tuesday approved a 20-year extension of its existing boundary agreement with North Aurora, following that village’s ...
    July 21, 2015 - 10:22 pm