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  • Kane County OEM plans ‘big’ training drill for Saturday

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Visitors to the Jon J. Duerr Forest Preserve on Saturday shouldn’t be alarmed by the presence of about 100 emergency responders ...
    Sept. 17, 2015 - 6:57 am
  • Geneva panel approves buying water treatment equipment

    GENEVA – Acting as the Committee of the Whole, Geneva aldermen unanimously recommended the city buy replacement equipment to treat the city’s water at ...
    Sept. 15, 2015 - 6:49 am
  • St. Charles celebrates start of First Street Phase 3 project

    ST. CHARLES – More than 100 people on Monday celebrated the start of the First Street redevelopment’s third phase in downtown St. Charles.
    Sept. 15, 2015 - 6:46 am
  • Work on First Street project to affect parking in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – Some parking spots in downtown St. Charles will be temporarily unavailable because of progress on the First Street project, according to ...
    Sept. 10, 2015 - 10:26 pm
  • Russell seeks 2nd term as Kane County coroner

    Coroner Rob Russell’s conflicts with the Kane County Board aren’t stopping him from seeking a second term in office.
    Sept. 10, 2015 - 7:12 pm
  • Kane County Board seeks to avoid legal battle with coroner

    GENEVA – The Kane County Board is unwilling to throw good money after bad by engaging in a legal battle with the coroner, Chairman Chris Lauzen said T ...
    Sept. 11, 2015 - 6:38 am
  • Elburn looks to limit solicitors

    ELBURN – Elburn Police Chief Steve Smith said village residents need not feel powerless when they see solicitors approaching.
    Sept. 9, 2015 - 9:31 pm
  • State Rep. Andersson to seek re-election

    GENEVA – First-term state Rep. Steve Andersson, R-Geneva, has begun circulating petitions for re-election to his 65th District legislative seat. In a ...
    Sept. 9, 2015 - 9:30 pm
  • Elburn eyes sales tax question for spring election

    ELBURN – Village officials appear ready to seek a sales tax increase on the spring ballot. There are questions, however, about the details.
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 10:42 pm
  • Batavia officials warn pedestrians, bicyclists to stay off Houston Street

    BATAVIA – As work continues on the reconstruction of Houston Street, City Administrator Bill McGrath warned pedestrians and bicyclists to keep off the ...
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 10:41 pm
  • Geneva OKs plan to build public parking lot

    GENEVA – Aldermen Tuesday unanimously approved spending $430,000 to build a public parking lot at the corner of South Fourth Street and Crescent Place ...
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 10:42 pm
  • Kane County Board OKs zoning for Hideaway property

    GENEVA – Despite opposition from neighbors, the Casiello family on Tuesday got the zoning approval it needs to open a restaurant at the former Al Capo ...
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 9:59 pm
  • ECC’s Latino Heritage Month kicks off with ‘Chuy’ Garcia

    ELGIN – When the Latino Heritage Month Committee at Elgin Community College brainstormed names of those who emulate this year’s theme – Celebrating 25 ...
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 7:36 am
  • St. Charles to celebrate 75th anniversary of Municipal Building

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles is marking the 75th anniversary of its Municipal Building with a celebration from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday inside of the buildin ...
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 6:46 am