Kane Government

Snickers

Pet of the Week: Snickers

He’s not what some might call a “normal” looking dog, whatever the de...
National Night Out at the Kane County Sheriff's Office will include a number of activities such as a K-9 demonstration.

Kane County Celebrates National Night Out August 2

Communities throughout Kane County will be among the thousands across ...
With assistance from wildlife biologists from the Forest Preserve District of Cook County, American kestrel chicks in the Kane County nest box program are weighed, measured and banded.       Photo credit:  John Heneghan

Good Natured: The American Kestrel- Part II

After last week's column on American kestrels, a few folks contacted m...
Tucker

Pet of the Week: Tucker

His puppyhood with his forever family didn’t last a full year...
Sheila McCraven

A Tribute to Sheila McCraven: Remembered for Her Dedication to Kane County

Sheila McCraven served as the Executive Director of Human Resources fo...
Kane County Board Member Mavis Bates, chair of the Board's Energy and Environmental Committee, holds the EPA Green Power certificate during this week's Board meeting.

Kane County Receives National Award for Use of Green Power

​Kane County has been recognized as a Green Power Partner by the Envir...
Local farms, farmers markets and non-profits who received matching mini-grants from Kane County and the Illinois Farmers Market Association.

Local Farms, Farmers Markets and Non-Profits Awarded Mini Grants

Kane County is partnering with the Illinois Farmers Market Association...
Presentation of Carnegie Hero Medal

Posthumous Award for Heroism

Presentation of Carnegie Hero Medal to Family of Batavia Man Who Lost...
Lewis Medina/Picture Courtesy of the Carnegie Hero Fund Commission news release

Carnegie Award for Heroism Bestowed on Two in Kane County

The prestigious Carnegie Medal is the latest accolade for Aurora resid...
A beloved family tradition returns for its 153rd year.

Kane County Fair Returns for 153rd Year!

Save the date for the 153rd Kane County Fair and Festival July 13-17...
The Village of Burlington was one of 18 recipients statewide of an Illinois EPA grant.

Village of Burlington Receives Illinois EPA Grant to Develop Sewer Plan

​The Village of Burlington in Kane County is one of 18 statewide ...