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  • Untch announces retirement from Geneva post

    GENEVA – After 43 years in public service, Geneva Community Development Director Dick Untch has decided to retire, according to a city news release.
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 9:10 pm
  • Fox River and Countryside candidate faces objection

    A Fox River and Countryside Fire/Rescue District trustee running for another term has filed an objection against another candidate, according to a new ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 9:21 pm
  • Kane County leaders working to protect $2.5 million revenue source

    GENEVA – Kane County leaders recently learned that upwards of $2.5 million in budgeted revenue could be in jeopardy but hope to make the possible loss ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 9:47 pm
  • Hultgren sworn in: 'I believe America still has a bright future ahead'

    U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren, R-Winfield, was sworn in Tuesday for his latest term as a congressman. According to a news release, he stated he was "excite ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 12:28 pm
  • Batavia discusses Moody’s rating review of electric bonds

    BATAVIA – Aldermen at Tuesday’s Committee of the Whole meeting discussed the latest rating review by Moody’s of the city’s 2006 electric revenue bond ...
    Jan. 6, 2015 - 10:46 pm
  • Kaneland Connection: Elburn officials debate how to fill police records specialist position

    ELBURN – Village officials on Monday night explored several options for replacing a records specialist in the police department, and they ultimately p ...
    Jan. 6, 2015 - 7:53 pm
  • N. Aurora takes step toward possible dam removal

    NORTH AURORA – North Aurora village trustees Monday took another step toward the possible removal of the dam near North Aurora Village Hall as they a ...
    Jan. 5, 2015 - 9:50 pm
  • St. Charles to replace 5th Avenue water main by fall

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles City Council on Monday took two votes related to the city’s Fifth Avenue water main replacement project scheduled for th ...
    Jan. 5, 2015 - 9:49 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff Kramer introduces leadership team

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Donald Kramer on Monday swore in former Geneva Police Officer Eddie Jackson, the first employee Kramer has sworn in as Kane Cou ...
    Jan. 6, 2015 - 8:05 am
  • Illinois Supreme Court to hear pension reform bill

    How the Illinois Supreme Court rules on the pension reform law will have profound effects on the troubled state budget and the taxpayers who fund it.
    Jan. 2, 2015 - 7:31 pm
  • Campton Hills Electoral Board rules in favor of 4 challenged candidates

    CAMPTON HILLS – The Campton Hills Electoral Board on Friday cleared the way for four candidates to run in the spring election over the objections of i ...
    Jan. 3, 2015 - 9:07 am
  • Geneva parking deck project to include more train horns, weekend construction

    GENEVA – The final full month of construction on the Third Street commuter parking deck in Geneva will include some additional noise, according to a n ...
    Jan. 2, 2015 - 7:33 pm
  • 2015 brings new state laws covering transportation, boating and more

    As Illinoisans begin a new year, they face 220 new laws that took effect Jan. 1, approved by lawmakers and Gov. Pat Quinn. The highlights cover variou ...
    Jan. 2, 2015 - 8:24 am
  • Looking Ahead: St. Charles business, residential growth expected in 2015

    ST. CHARLES – Several proposed and in-progress projects can keep St. Charles a lively city in 2015, said its mayor, Ray Rogina.
    Jan. 1, 2015 - 8:52 am
  • Looking Ahead: New zoning ordinance on tap for Campton Hills

    CAMPTON HILLS – The new year in Campton Hills will see the finalization and rewriting of the village’s subdivision and zoning ordinance, Village Presi ...
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 9:31 pm
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