Government

  • 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
  • Geneva to hire consultant for study on TIF eligibility

    GENEVA – Aldermen unanimously recommended approval Monday for a tax increment finance eligibility study and redevelopment project near the intersectio ...
    April 10, 2014 - 8:25 am
  • Stretch of North Riverside Drive in St. Charles to be closed Tuesday

    ST. CHARLES – North Riverside Drive will be closed, between East Main Street and Cedar Avenue, on Tuesday, March 25, from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. for storm s ...
    March 24, 2014 - 3:33 pm
  • Volunteers, donations sought to finish Batavia boardwalk project

    BATAVIA – The boardwalk at the Batavia Riverwalk will take on a new look this year. The Batavia Park ...
    March 21, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • Plan Commission supports latest Charlestowne Mall site plans

    ST. CHARLES – The Charlestowne Mall redevelopment project this week continued to move through the city’s approval process.
    March 22, 2014 - 6:56 am
  • Coroner criticized for car choice

    GENEVA – After another meeting of explaining his decisions to County Board members, Kane County Coroner Rob Russell on Thursday said that everything h ...
    March 20, 2014 - 11:23 pm
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