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  • Hodgkins Zoning Board of Appeals to hold medical marijuana public hearing Thursday

    HODGKINS – The village of Hodgkins will open a public hearing Thursday in regards to a special use permit at 6120 River Road.
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 2:23 pm
  • Parking changes beginning in downtown Hinsdale

    HINSDALE – The Village of Hinsdale will soon implement the first change in an attempt to alleviate downtown parking woes.
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 2:13 pm
  • Kane County works to reduce $2M budget gap

    GENEVA – With Kane County needing to close a $2 million gap in next year's proposed general fund, Executive Finance Director Joe Onzick expects to see ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 1:47 pm
  • Cary administrator: Meyer needs to decide whether to request more time

    CARY – The ball is in Meyer Material's court as to whether it wants to formally petition for more time to mine, the village administrator said.
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 1:11 pm
  • Glen Ellyn Park District to put indoor pool referendum on November ballot

    GLEN ELLYN – The Glen Ellyn Park District Board of Commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday night to place a construction referendum on the November ba ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 4:11 pm
  • City wants parks, schools to commit to stormwater projects

    ELMHURST – City officials will formally ask for the park district and School District 205 to commit to four stormwater mitigation pilot projects targe ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 9:55 am
  • Task force to start studying heroin effects in middle schools

    The task force created to study the impact of heroin on teens in high school has refocused its efforts to include researching the effects of heroin in ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 5:14 am
  • State’s attorney seeks funds for 2 new employees

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Kane County State's Attorney Joe McMahon hopes next year to increase his office's staffing levels by two, even as county leader ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • Batavia votes against lifting ban on video gambling

    BATAVIA – Aldermen at Tuesday’s Joint Committee of the Whole meeting rejected lifting the city’s ban on video gambling.
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • ‘Shop Elburn First’ campaign seeks support

    ELBURN – A portion of Elburn’s share of video gambling funds might be used to help efforts to build the village’s economic development committee.
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Schneider school to get new parking restrictions

    NORTH AURORA – New parking restrictions will be in place at Schneider Elementary School when school is back in session later this month.
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:53 pm
  • Wheaton council approves 7-Eleven liquor license despite proximity to St. Michael's Parish

    WHEATON – The 7-Eleven in the 300 block of Liberty Drive can now sell alcohol – despite its proximity to a local church and preschool – after a Wheato ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 8:02 pm
  • Glen Ellyn survey results yield possible historic registry additions

    GLEN ELLYN – A presentation at Monday's joint meeting of Citizens for Glen Ellyn Preservation and the Village of Glen Ellyn Historic Preservation Comm ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 7:09 pm
  • Deadline for Riverside Township assessed valuation appeals is approaching

    Property owners in Riverside Township have until Sept. 2 to file an appeal of their assessed valuation with the Cook County Board of Review, according ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 4:30 pm
  • Dillard ready to run Regional Transportation Authority

    HINSDALE – After resigning his state senate seat Sunday in a move to take over as chairman of the Regional Transportation Authority, Kirk Dillard wast ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 2:32 pm
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