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  • Lockport hires finance director

    LOCKPORT – Lisa Heglund will guide Lockport through a new budget cycle when she becomes the finance director in October. 
    NEW: Sept. 22, 2014 - 11:24 pm
  • USF gets $326,000 in federal funds for mental health program

    JOLIET – University of St. Francis will receive more than $300,000 in grant dollars to improve mental health services for youths in the Joliet area. 
    NEW: Sept. 22, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Updated interchange plans draw ire of Plainfield residents

    PLAINFIELD – More than 30 residents of the Lake Mary subdivision, village trustees and other nearby residents Monday objected to updated plans for an ...
    NEW: Sept. 22, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • St. Charles celebrates rededication of Civil War training site

    ST. CHARLES – As a ceremony began Saturday to rededicate the southern portion of Langum Park as Camp Kane, Capt. Jeff Johnson of the 8th Illinois Calv ...
    NEW: Sept. 22, 2014 - 10:59 pm
  • Art, music in spotlight in Batavia

    BATAVIA – The first thing one might notice in looking at one of Pamela Hamilton’s portraits is the intensity of her subject’s eyes.
    NEW: Sept. 22, 2014 - 10:59 pm
  • Shoppers scoop up bargains early at St. Peter Barn Sale

    ST. CHARLES – Arriving at the St. Peter Barn Sale an hour after it starts apparently is not early enough.
    NEW: Sept. 22, 2014 - 10:58 pm
  • Batavia aldermen doing better than expected after heart surgery

    BATAVIA – Third Ward Alderman Dan Chanzit is recuperating faster than expected after having open heart surgery Sept. 8.
    NEW: Sept. 22, 2014 - 10:42 pm
  • Batavia group raising awareness of importance of trees

    BATAVIA – The Batavia Woman’s Club wants people to know the importance trees have in their lives.Val ...
    NEW: Sept. 22, 2014 - 10:39 pm
  • Cabinet and granite store proposed in downtown Batavia

    BATAVIA – West DuPage Cabinets and Granite proposes to open a retail showroom in the city-owned Thomle building at 2 E. Wilson St. in downtown Batavia ...
    NEW: Sept. 22, 2014 - 10:37 pm
  • Geneva committee approves alley work, water main replacement

    GENEVA – Aldermen acting as the Committee of the Whole on Monday unanimously recommended approval of spending $72,205 for Second Street alley improvem ...
    NEW: Sept. 22, 2014 - 10:36 pm
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