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IMEC Partners with  Kane County to Launch Groundbreaking Program

Empowering Kane County Manufacturers: IMEC Partners with Kane County to Launch Groundbreaking Program

​Illinois Manufacturing Excellence Center (IMEC), is pleased to unveil...
March is Severe Weather Preparedness Month

Kane County Area Free Emergency Preparedness Class

​Severe Weather Preparedness Month is March, and Kane County's Office ...
What's on Your Ballot for the March 19, 2024 Primary Election

What's on Your Ballot for the March 19, 2024 Primary Election

Do you know what is on your March 19, 2024 Primary ballot or where to ...
This hairy woodpecker, identified by the size of its bill rather than its plumage, this winter has been an infrequent visitor to a birdfeeder in Campton Township. Credit:  Leslie Martin

Good Natured: Color Conundrum in Birds

​Last week when we took a look at the life and times of the hairy wood...
Perspective -  Black History Month

Local Perspective - Black History Month

​It’s Black History month and I’ve been asked to answer the question “...
Meet Tortellini!

Kane County Animal Control Pet of the Week - Tortellini

​“I hope people don't take kittens on a whim, like they would a toy, t...
2024 Kane County Community Development Funding Availability

2024 Kane County Community Development Funding Availability

The Kane County Office of Community Reinvestment is pleased to announc...
9-1-1 is 56 years old

KaneComm Marks the 56th Anniversary of 9-1-1

​On February 16, 1968, history was made in Haleyville, Alabama, with ...
Kane County Sheriff Introduces Pratt Response Resolution

Resolution Remembers Victims and Response to Pratt Warehouse Shooting

The Kane County Judicial / Public Safety Committee has passed a r...
Deputy Christopher Ruchaj

Services set for Kane County Sheriff's Deputy Ruchaj

Deputy Chris Ruchaj Final Arrangements:Visitation: Friday, Feb...
Hairy woodpeckers can be distinguished from downies by their larger size, larger bill in relation to the head and a lack of spots on the outer tail feathers. Credit:  Carol Hamilton

Good Natured: Hairy Woodpeckers

​Although the word “hairy" isn't itself inherently bad, it's ofte...
Chart from the National Weather Service

Record Warmth in Northern Illinois this Winter Despite Cold Snap

​The National Weather Service Chicago analyzed the data for ...