Elgin Mayor Dave Kaptain recently was installed as president of the Metro West Council of Government.
Elgin pays $30,000 annually to be part of the group which represents towns in Kane, Kendall, and DeKalb counties, lobbying on their behalf in Springfield and which looks at regional issues.
Oct. 30 9:52 p.m. |
The race for DuPage County Board chairman features incumbent Republican Dan Cronin and Democratic challenger Robert Peickert. The election is set for Tuesday. Dan Cronin...
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The Taste of Norway, or Høstfest, will again celebrate Norwegian culture during the annual fall festival Sunday.
Oct. 30 4:53 p.m. |
If you have forgotten to pull out the frozen entrails or stock up on eye of newt, lizard tongues and beetle juice to entertain your holiday guests, fear not. Danielle Madura of Aurora has several ideas to save the holiday.
The Royals cruised to the Class 3A Rosary Regional title with a dominant 25-10, 25-8 win over rival Aurora Central Catholic.
Oct. 30 4:28 p.m. |
Ahead of their first-round playoff game on Friday, see how Neuqua Valley and Homewood-Flossmoor match up on offense and defense.
A man was found hiding in the rafters of a Yorkville business after he was involved in an alleged battery incident on Tuesday. Deputies said...
Oct. 30 2:35 p.m. |
Differences based in politics and ideology separate Democratic U.S. Rep. Bill Foster from his challenger for the 11th Congressional District in the U.S. House, Republican Darlene Senger.
Oct. 30 1:22 p.m. |
Susan Frick Carlman
The Intelligent Community Forum, an international organization, nominated Aurora as one of the 21 finalists for an Intelligent Community award in 2015.
Oct. 30 1:07 p.m. |
Naperville author Marybeth Bittel recently released “The Hidden Treasury: Stories of Wonders and Wanderings,” a collection of rhythmically lyrical stories for children of all ages. The book was inspired by the children Bittel works with as their music therapist.
Oct. 30 1:05 p.m. |
A new mission in downtown Aurora, Mission Possible, will open its doors Saturday to the public to show their facility and discuss the free healthcare, addition services and life mentoring programs available.
Oct. 30 12:56 p.m. |
Moms have a chance to scrutinize the places where food originates, in an annual series of farm tours hosted by northern Illinois farmers and ranchers. It makes for a good story.
Oct. 30 12:43 p.m. |
Susan Frick Carlman
The missing bionic arm of a 16-year-old North Aurora boy has been found at a Subway restaurant in Chicago after the family reported it stolen...
Oct. 30 11:54 a.m. |
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