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  • Kane County Board OKs new court case management system contract

    GENEVA - The Kane County Board this week could not let one multi-million contract pass without notice.
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 11:55 am
  • Batavia School District 101 to put referendum on November ballot

    BATAVIA – Batavia School District 101 will seek voter approval in November to borrow up to $15 million to fund capital improvements throughout the dis ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 8:53 am
  • County Board unanimous in Animal Control administrator pick

    GENEVA – Kane County’s newest Animal Control administrator is set to start Sept. 2.The County Board ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 10:55 pm
  • St. Charles District 303 School Board barely passes $190M budget

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles School District 303 Board on Monday approved a budget for this school year over the objection of three of its members.
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 8:54 am
  • Lions Clubs International president praises Elburn club

    ELBURN – The man who heads Lions Clubs International said members around the world are familiar with the feats of Elburn’s club.
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 10:54 pm
  • Video gambling impacts riverboat revenue

    The popularity of video gambling is eroding Kane County’s Riverboat Fund, leading to a plan to cut about 8 percent a year through 2020 for the fund’s ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 2:01 pm
  • Part of Rt. 47 could soon be Sugar Grove Parkway

    SUGAR GROVE – Route 47 in Sugar Grove could soon be known as Sugar Grove Parkway.Village trustees on ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 8:28 pm
  • Ribbon cut to American Midwest Bank

    St. Charles Chamber of Commerce, city of St. Charles officials and American Midwest Bank representatives gather to cut the ribbon to the bank at 2402 ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 8:28 pm
  • Ribbon-cutting held recently for The Chilled Palette

    The Geneva Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting Aug. 7 for The Chilled Palette, 500 S. Third St., Sutie117, in Geneva. Owner Miriam Kuta cut the ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 8:27 pm
  • Kane County Board honors ‘truly remarkable’ Elburn Lions Club

    GENEVA – The Elburn Lions Club received a standing ovation Tuesday as the Kane County Board recognized the civic organization’s 85th anniversary.
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 9:34 pm
  • Sergio’s Cantina wins 4 prizes at state fair

    GENEVA – The steak chimichurri taco created by Sergio’s Cantina won two first-place and two second-place prizes at the Illinois State Fair in Springfi ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 8:55 am
  • 'Shop Elburn First' campaign seeks logo submissions

    ELBURN – The "Shop Elburn First" campaign is looking for a logo, and the Elburn Economic Development Committee is seeking submissions for a new design ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 11:47 am
  • Coroner’s refrigeration units shut off during mold remediation

    GENEVA – An unmarked light switch in the Kane County morgue has caused yet another problem for the coroner’s office.
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 10:29 pm
  • New security measures begin at D-304 schools

    GENEVA – After implementing a pilot visitor management system at Geneva Middle School North, officials said the system will be permanently implemented ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 10:10 pm
  • Geneva School District 304 drops class rank in favor of GPA distribution

    GENEVA – Geneva High School seniors will be the last class to have a class rank, as the Geneva District 304 school board voted Monday to drop individu ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 7:56 am
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