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  • Kane County prepares for possible state budget cuts

    GENEVA – With a potential $4 million revenue shortfall on the horizon, Kane County leaders are taking steps to protect the county's financial health.
    March 6, 2015 - 8:08 am
  • Sheriff, coroner team up for anti-heroin forum

    BATAVIA – Two Kane County officials are teaming up to help those whose lives have been affected by heroin.
    March 4, 2015 - 8:03 pm
  • KDOT ready to break ground on arterial operations center

    CAMPTON HILLS – The ability to monitor the county’s signalized intersections isn’t new.Want to see h ...
    March 4, 2015 - 7:59 pm
  • Sheriff's shortfall adds to potential budget challenges

    GENEVA – As Kane County leaders are working to address the sheriff's $2 million revenue shortfall for this year, they recognize budgetary challenges m ...
    March 5, 2015 - 7:10 am
  • Batavia aldermen table discussion of land-cash fees for Batavia School District 101

    BATAVIA – Aldermen have decided to delay discussion of increasing land-cash contributions for Batavia School District 101 until after the April 7 ele ...
    March 3, 2015 - 9:55 pm
  • Maple Park seeks applicants for trustee posts

    MAPLE PARK – With no candidates running in the spring election, Maple Park plans to round out its Village Board by appointments.
    March 3, 2015 - 7:18 pm
  • Elburn continues to seek solutions for police pension issue

    ELBURN – Village officials still have few answers regarding the cost of a special election in November to address its police pension issue, but at lea ...
    March 3, 2015 - 8:16 am
  • St. Charles cemetery board seeks to add columbarium to its services

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Township Cemetery Board is pursuing construction of a columbarium, a structure of above-ground vaults that would hold 1, ...
    March 2, 2015 - 9:55 pm
  • Botterman sworn in as new Batavia alderman

    BATAVIA – Kevin Botterman was sworn in Monday to fill the vacancy on the Batavia City Council after the recent resignation of 5th Ward Alderman Steve ...
    March 20, 2015 - 3:23 pm
  • Batavia resident working to make city more handicapped accessible

    BATAVIA – As someone who is confined to a wheelchair, Batavia resident Steve Heronemus has encountered obstacles in trying to get around the city.
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 8:15 pm
  • State legislators eye school funding reform

    ST. CHARLES – State Sen. Karen McConnaughay, R-St. Charles, said she doesn’t believe the newly introduced School Funding Reform Act of 2015 is a way t ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 7:17 pm