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  • Teska Associates will prepare TIF plan for Batavia's West Town area

    BATAVIA – Batavia aldermen on Monday approved a $14,300 contract with Teska Associates Inc. to prepare a tax increment financing redevelopment project ...
    May 6, 2015 - 9:39 pm
  • County Board members report ‘productive talk’ with sheriff

    GENEVA – Kane County Sheriff Donald Kramer’s absence from public meetings is about to end.Cristina C ...
    May 6, 2015 - 9:24 pm
  • County committee moves resolution supporting reform to full board

    GENEVA – A standing-room-only crowd yet again packed the Kane County Board Room on Wednesday morning for another discussion about the county’s resolut ...
    May 6, 2015 - 10:16 pm
  • Campton Hills president, attorney say farewell at final meeting

    CAMPTON HILLS – The place of many contentious Campton Hills Village Board meetings over the past few months was instead bittersweet and joyful on Tues ...
    May 6, 2015 - 8:07 am
  • Brewpub proposed in North Aurora

    NORTH AURORA – The owner of the Turf Room restaurant in North Aurora wants to build a brewpub in the village.
    May 6, 2015 - 8:08 am
  • Study confirms effectiveness of county’s diversion program

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Anecdotally, Kane County State’s Attorney Joe McMahon and others with his office knew pre-trial diversion programs worked, but ...
    May 5, 2015 - 11:32 pm
  • Batavia taking fresh look at proposed pedestrian crossing

    BATAVIA – City officials and staff will continue to look at ways to improve the safety of pedestrians and bicyclists trying to cross the busy intersec ...
    May 6, 2015 - 12:04 am
  • Former mayors, colleagues praise retiring St. Charles alderman Jim Martin

    ST. CHARLES – Jim Martin said it was exactly 16 years ago when he was taken to the hospital in a near-death situation.
    May 4, 2015 - 10:21 pm
  • Batavia library officials withdraw $100,000 grant request

    BATAVIA – Batavia Public Library officials on Monday withdrew their request seeking tax increment financing assistance from the city to help pay for a ...
    May 5, 2015 - 8:25 am
  • Brown, Flanagan step down after 46 years of service to Geneva

    GENEVA – City officials said goodbye to two long-serving aldermen Monday, as those newly elected and re-elected were sworn in.
    May 4, 2015 - 10:20 pm
  • Elburn welcomes new trustee, holds off on talk of new police contract

    ELBURN – The village's newest trustee took his seat Monday night, but he and other members of the Elburn Village Board will have to wait at least two ...
    May 4, 2015 - 10:39 pm
  • TIF district on Sugar Grove meeting agenda

    SUGAR GROVE – A vote on a proposed tax increment financing district is set for Tuesday in Sugar Grove.
    May 4, 2015 - 9:11 pm
  • IDOT seeks feedback Friday in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – The Illinois Department of Transportation wants your feedback on all things transportation.
    May 4, 2015 - 8:20 pm
  • Michels: Development coming to Sugar Grove

    SUGAR GROVE – Sugar Grove will see new development this year, Sugar Grove Village President Sean Michels said Friday during his State of the Village o ...
    May 1, 2015 - 10:09 pm
  • Kane County, library renegotiating Sixth Street School demolition costs

    GENEVA – The county is continuing to take steps toward the demolition of Sixth Street School even as it faces pushback from the Illinois Historic Pres ...
    May 1, 2015 - 8:01 am