Government

  • Randall, Kirk roads targeted for safety improvements

    GENEVA – Kane County’s plans to make a stretch of Randall Road and a spot on Kirk Road safer should be one step closer to fruition next week.
    April 9, 2014 - 12:37 pm
  • Kane County Board to consider 5 percent raises

    GENEVA – The Kane County Board should decide next week if nine directors will receive 5 percent raises.
    April 8, 2014 - 4:25 pm
  • Maple Park Village Board approves rezoning over residents’ opposition

    MAPLE PARK – The Maple Park Village Board on Tuesday approved a proposed rezoning for a business despite multiple residents repeatedly opposing the pl ...
    April 2, 2014 - 7:28 am
  • Report: Campton Hills among safest communities in Illinois

    CAMPTON HILLS – Campton Hills ranks among the top five safest cities in Illinois, according to a SafeWise report.
    April 2, 2014 - 10:43 am
  • Geneva library seeks company to do community survey

    GENEVA – Officials from the Geneva Public Library want the community to be surveyed on its satisfaction with the library.
    April 9, 2014 - 2:56 pm
  • Clerk’s office disputes teen voting snag

    GENEVA – Kane County Clerk Jack Cunningham is disputing a complaint that a 17-year-old almost did not get registered to vote, despite having proper id ...
    March 28, 2014 - 10:41 pm
  • Five percent raises on track to County Board consideration

    GENEVA – A subject that once sparked discussion at Kane County Board committee meetings has, in recent weeks, been moved up the chain of approval with ...
    March 28, 2014 - 5:15 pm
  • Batavia music program earns national honor

    BATAVIA – Lisa Hatfield said she was feeling pretty good about being part of the Batavia School District 101 music program when she decided to move fo ...
    March 28, 2014 - 7:46 am
  • Village Hall Open House set in Campton Hills

    CAMPTON HILLS – The village of Campton Hills has planned a Village Hall Open House event from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 12, at its new 7,600-squ ...
    March 27, 2014 - 1:14 pm
  • Kane County plans for future financial challenges

    GENEVA – A plan intended to help protect Kane County from future financial challenges has received initial support.
    March 27, 2014 - 7:47 am
  • Local GOP leaders: Budget address lacks details

    Doug Whitley chuckled when asked for a reaction to Gov. Pat Quinn’s budget address, which was delivered Wednesday.
    March 26, 2014 - 10:43 pm
  • Quinn proposes keeping 67 percent income-tax increase

    CHICAGO – Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn proposed keeping an income-tax increase that expires at year end, to avoid making cuts in education.
    March 28, 2014 - 3:01 pm
  • New court case management system on horizon for Kane

    GENEVA – The group working to select a new court case management system for Kane County expects to soon ask the County Board for approval of its prefe ...
    March 25, 2014 - 11:51 pm
  • Taylor: ‘People don’t think their vote counts’

    SUGAR GROVE – Kane County Board member Melisa Taylor said she expected the Republican primary for District 5 would be close.
    March 26, 2014 - 7:47 am
  • Officials review results from St. Charles resident survey

    ST. CHARLES – Residents feel like St. Charles is moving in the right direction, but economic development is still too slow for them, according to resu ...
    March 24, 2014 - 10:12 pm
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