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  • There’s a whole lot of shaking going on over Ice Bucket Challenge

    Cicero Police Chief Bernard Harrison was challenged to raise money for ALS, but he came up with one better than an ice bucket drop.
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 10:35 am
  • Two new faces for fire and police departments

    LA GRANGE – Village Clerk John Burns swore in two new members of the La Grange fire and police departments during the board’s Aug. 25 meeting.
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 10:35 am
  • Geneva seeks volunteer residents for four advisory boards

    GENEVA – The city of Geneva is looking for residents interested in serving on four of its volunteer advisory boards. Vacancies exist on the Zoning Boa ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • Village administrator praises ‘Shop Elburn First’ campaign entries

    ELBURN – The village soon will have a logo as part of a new campaign to convince people to "Shop Elburn First."
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 12:16 am
  • Oberweis seeks veto override for speed-limit bill

    State Sen. Jim Oberweis, R–Sugar Grove, said he will seek an override this fall of a speed-limit bill he sponsored that was vetoed by Illinois Gov. Pa ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 12:10 am
  • Batavia School Board OKs new teachers contract

    BATAVIA – Batavia School Board members on Tuesday unanimously approved a new three-year contract with the Batavia Education Association, the union tha ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 12:08 am
  • Reality show on St. Charles business to premiere Sept. 9

    ST. CHARLES – A new reality TV show featuring a St. Charles business will premiere Sept. 9 on cable, the business’ CEO said on Tuesday to St. Charles ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 12:09 am
  • City officials kept McCarthy-Wahlberg nuptials a secret

    ST. CHARLES – The whole world might know about the Donnie Wahlberg and Jenny McCarthy wedding now, but likely no one found out about it from the city ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • First debate between Foster-Senger set

    NAPERVILLE – The first confirmed debate for the 11th Congressional District race is a candidate forum Oct. 23 on WTTW.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 12:27 am
  • Lisle board expected to vote on video gambling at upcoming meeting

    LISLE – The Lisle Village Board will likely vote on whether to lift the village's video gaming ban during its Sept. 8 meeting, according to Village Ma ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 4:53 pm
  • Joseph Academy closes DuPage County location despite rent forgiveness

    High needs children living in the DuPage County area will have to go elsewhere to get specialized help now that a local nonprofit school has announced ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 7:42 pm
  • Tomlinson re-enters District 48 race as write-in candidate

    There will only be one candidate on the ballot for 48th District state representative in November, but voters officially have two choices.
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 8:13 pm
  • Clarendon Hills village manager resigns

    CLARENDON HILLS – Clarendon Hills Village Manager Randy Recklaus recently resigned from his position to accept the same position in Arlington Heights.
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 2:47 pm
  • DuPage forest preserve district honored for financial reporting

    Forest Preserve District of DuPage County Board of Commissioners President D. "Dewey" Pierotti Jr. (left) and district Director of Finance and Adminis ...
    Aug. 31, 2014 - 7:00 pm
  • Cary seeks public input on allowing backyard chickens

    CARY – Veterinarian Christy McCratic has co-workers who own chickens and from time to time bring in eggs to their Schaumburg office.
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 11:27 pm
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