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Cary is turning a former gravel pit site into a park that will open this fall
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Cary is turning a former gravel pit site into a park that will open this fall

Cary residents soon will be able to use a new, 190-acre park and 70-acre lake with recreational amenities. Formerly the Meyer-Lafarge gravel pit,...

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Cary is turning a former gravel pit site into a park with a lake that will open this fall
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Cary is turning a former gravel pit site into a park with a lake that will open this fall

Cary residents soon will be able to use a new, 190-acre park and 70-acre lake with recreational amenities. Formerly the Meyer-Lafarge gravel pit,...

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Blue Goose owner: St. Charles market 'fighting hard' to stay open
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Blue Goose owner: St. Charles market 'fighting hard' to stay open

The Blue Goose Market has been a staple of downtown St. Charles since Paul Lencioni's great-grandmother opened the doors 91 years ago. Now, the...

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Geneva gives a thumbs-up to parameters for Mill Race Inn replacement
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Geneva gives a thumbs-up to parameters for Mill Race Inn replacement

A developer got preliminary approval Monday for a project for the old Mill Race Inn site that would include as many as 120 apartments, eight...

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Developer plans to build mammoth warehouse and distribution building in Palatine
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Developer plans to build mammoth warehouse and distribution building in Palatine

Rosemont-based Conor Commercial Real Estate plans to demolish this former H. B. Fuller sealant plant at 315 S. Hicks Road in Palatine and replace...

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Buffalo Grove goes familiar route on new comprehensive plan
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Buffalo Grove goes familiar route on new comprehensive plan

Buffalo Grove trustees voted Monday to hire RATIO Architects Inc. at a cost of $223,656 to help create the village's new comprehensive plan. The...

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Lawsuit lingers over public financing for Lakemoor Woodman's project
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Lawsuit lingers over public financing for Lakemoor Woodman's project

As construction of a huge Woodman's Food Market at routes 12 and 120 in Lakemoor steams toward a Labor Day opening, a lawsuit over the development...

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St. Charles to help fund fencing for resident affected by Red Gate Bridge
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St. Charles to help fund fencing for resident affected by Red Gate Bridge

As construction of the Red Gate Bridge was wrapping up in 2012, nearby residents sought help from St. Charles to mitigate the potentially adverse...

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How Hoffman Estates might jump-start stalled development
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How Hoffman Estates might jump-start stalled development

Intent on making vacant land west of The Arboretum of South Barrington shopping center viable for development, Hoffman Estates officials may create...

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Little Friends proceeding toward Naperville land sale, but not necessarily to North Central College
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Little Friends proceeding toward Naperville land sale, but not necessarily to North Central College

Officials with Little Friends and North Central College have terminated an agreement that would have led to the college buying the nonprofit's...

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Chicago Executive Airport proposal would more than double its hangar space
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Chicago Executive Airport proposal would more than double its hangar space

While Chicago Executive Airport's revised master plan proposal eliminated a much longer main runway, it's offering the possibility of an expansion...

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As tollway ends Route 53 extension study, now the question: Do what with that Lake County land?
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As tollway ends Route 53 extension study, now the question: Do what with that Lake County land?

: Do what with that Lake County land? Illinois tollway leaders pulled the plug Friday on an expensive environmental impact study of a Route 53...

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Shodeen's plans for Mill Race Inn could affect Island Park
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Shodeen's plans for Mill Race Inn could affect Island Park

After Geneva city officials held a public meeting and released an artist's rendition of the concepts envisioned for the former Mill Race Inn...

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How Shodeen's plans for former Mill Race Inn property could affect Island Park
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How Shodeen's plans for former Mill Race Inn property could affect Island Park

After Geneva city officials held a public meeting and released an artist's rendition of the concepts envisioned for the former Mill Race Inn...

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Historic - and haunted? Fox Lake hotel for sale again
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Historic - and haunted? Fox Lake hotel for sale again

The landmark Mineola Hotel on the shores of Fox Lake -- a onetime hangout for Chicago mobster Al Capone and his crew -- is back on the market with...

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Statues draw visitors to St. Charles Sculpture in the Park
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Statues draw visitors to St. Charles Sculpture in the Park

This year, some of the sculptures are lifelike. When walking through Mount St. Mary Park in St. Charles and looking at the pieces in the annual...

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What suburban residents are doing to shut 'puppy mills' down
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What suburban residents are doing to shut 'puppy mills' down

Hope and Grace are golden retrievers who spent most their lives in cages with just one purpose -- to produce puppies for pet stores. Grace was...

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DuPage wants more residents to use hazardous waste center
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DuPage wants more residents to use hazardous waste center

DuPage County officials are planning a promotional campaign to encourage more residents to use a household hazardous waste collection facility in...

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Should St. Charles regulate short-term rental properties?
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Should St. Charles regulate short-term rental properties?

Hotels. Bed-and-breakfasts. Short-term vacation rentals? A growing trend of property owners renting their homes to travelers has prompted St....

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Showdown coming on future of Little Friends campus in Naperville
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Showdown coming on future of Little Friends campus in Naperville

The choice for Naperville-based Little Friends is between prioritizing its property or its people, officials say. The longtime service organization...

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Wheeling Township offers help with property reassessments
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Wheeling Township offers help with property reassessments

The Wheeling Township assessor's office is available to assist property owners with assessment appeals to the Cook County assessor's office and...

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Hoffman Estates being wooed for another manufacturing HQ
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Hoffman Estates being wooed for another manufacturing HQ

Hoffman Estates village board members Monday will grant a courtesy review to yet another proposed manufacturing headquarters within easy access of...

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Lombard Park District rejects land swap offer from library
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Lombard Park District rejects land swap offer from library

Lombard Park District has released letters revealing it's negotiating a possible land swap with the Helen M. Plum Memorial Library that would allow...

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Little City receives $1.5 million from state for vocational, residential needs
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Little City receives $1.5 million from state for vocational, residential needs

Palatine-based Little City it expects about $1.5 million in state funding to support residential needs for aging adults and its DuPage County...

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New apartment development could break ground next month in West Dundee
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New apartment development could break ground next month in West Dundee

Developers could break ground as early as next month on a 380-unit apartment community aimed at filling a housing gap in West Dundee. Nineteen two...

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East Dundee president: $5K settlement for environmental violations an 'insult' to residents
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East Dundee president: $5K settlement for environmental violations an 'insult' to residents

In 2018, the Illinois attorney general sued a former plastic bag company, arguing it should be liable for up to $250,000 in fines because it moved...

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Why 7,600 property owners in suburban Cook County are getting tax refunds
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Why 7,600 property owners in suburban Cook County are getting tax refunds

More than 7,600 suburban Cook County property owners are in line for property tax refunds. Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas said many of the...

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380 new apartments, commercial development to be considered in West Dundee
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380 new apartments, commercial development to be considered in West Dundee

West Dundee officials are expected to decide next week whether more than 34 acres of farmland should be redeveloped into a 380-unit apartment...

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Guy and Elizabeth Bellaver left their mark on St. Charles
News 3 weeks ago
Guy and Elizabeth Bellaver left their mark on St. Charles

It's fairly common to sing the praises of community residents who have focused their lives on creating or supporting organizations that improve the...

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St. Charles turning focus to redeveloping downtown north of Main Street
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St. Charles turning focus to redeveloping downtown north of Main Street

Stand on the Main Street Bridge in St. Charles facing south, and the first thing you'll notice is development -- new mixed-use buildings, parking...

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