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  • ComEd saves Lombard residents money

    LOMBARD – ComEd, chosen by the Lombard Village Board of Trustees as the village's energy supplier, has saved residents an average of $24.59, according ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 3:25 pm
  • Elmhurst begins dye flooding sanitary sewer

    ELMHURST – RJN Group Inc. is currently performing dye flooding on the city of Elmhurst’s sanitary sewer system.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 3:06 pm
  • Stormwater fee for nonprofits won't go to referendum in Downers Grove

    DOWNERS GROVE – The long debate over the stormwater utility fee and whether tax exempt parcels should pay the fee will not go to referendum after all.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:39 am
  • Kane County Board sets salaries; member questions attendance rates

    GENEVA – A Kane County Board member with a reported attendance rate of 27 percent said at Tuesday’s board meeting he was uncomfortable such informatio ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:28 pm
  • Open house set for Sugar Grove Township Community Building

    SUGAR GROVE – The public is invited this weekend to see the newly renovated Sugar Grove Township Community Building at 141 Main St. in Sugar Grove.
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 10:09 pm
  • League of Women Voters of Wheaton to host 'Discussions Over Drinks'

    WHEATON – The Wheaton chapter of the League of Women Voters is holding a "Discussion Over Drinks" night Oct. 21, according to a news release from the ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 7:53 pm
  • Glen Ellyn Park District to host referendum open houses

    GLEN ELLYN – The Glen Ellyn Park District will host a referendum open house on Wednesday to educate residents regarding its referendum to construct an ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 7:46 pm
  • 3 things to know from the Oct. 13 La Grange Village Board meeting

    LA GRANGE – At the first Village Board meeting of October, the board discussed upcoming Halloween and auction events, the village’s financial document ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 3:39 pm
  • Village files to terminate contract with firefighters

    NORTH RIVERSIDE – The village of North Riverside filed a motion in Cook County Circuit Court Oct. 6 to affirm the village’s right to terminate its con ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 9:17 am
  • Brookfield board votes to abandon 4 a.m. liquor licenses

    BROOKFIELD – Those looking for a late night/early morning drink will have to take Brookfield off their list of destinations following the Village Boar ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:27 pm
  • League of Women Voters of Roselle/Bloomingdale to host candidate forum

    ROSELLE – The League of Women Voters of Roselle/Bloomingdale will conduct a candidate forum Tuesday to help inform voters before the Nov. 4 election.
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 2:12 pm
  • U.S. Sen. Durbin visits Addison training facility

    ADDISON – U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Illinois, recently visited a training program in Addison to see what it’s doing to prepare unemployed job seekers i ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 1:54 pm
  • County ethics ordinance under fire at board meeting

    GENEVA – The woman who filed an ethics complaint against Kane County Board Chairman Chris Lauzen and a county contract employee criticized how such co ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 10:12 pm
  • McHenry County Board District 5 race: Candidates focus on Route 47 corridor

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Improving transportation infrastructure, especially the Route 47 corridor, is the most pressing priority for the three candidates runni ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • Geneva’s audit gets high marks for detail, transparency

    GENEVA – Aldermen acting as the committee of the whole Monday unanimously approved the comprehensive annual financial report for the year ending April ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 9:35 pm
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