• Former trustee has ‘unfinished business”

    Former village trustee Joe Wolf said he has unfinished business with the village of Sugar Grove. Wolf was elected to the Village Board in spring 2003.

    • Posted January 16, 2009
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  • 1/15 Cartoon

    Cartoon by John DiDonna

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Helping others stay warm

    David and Mark Wojak help deliver more than 100 pairs of new socks to Ryan Dowd, executive director of Hesed House.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Chance of a lifetime

    Chicago Wolves hockey player Scott Lehman visited the Sugar Grove Public Library and talked about reading and his career.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Schuler named superintendent for 2010

    The Kaneland School Board approved Jeff Schuler to replace Superintendent Charlie McCormick when McCormick retires in 2010.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Dude, where’s my mall?

    If a mall could be on life support, it's likely the plug would've been pulled on the Charlestowne Mall in St. Charles years ago.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Time to invest

    “People are thinking that this time it's (the economy is) different or worse, but I don't think it is,” Lorenze said. “The market has cycles, and there have been many big dips (like this) in the past."

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • The Hinckley Café—not just a restaurant

    A chalkboard sandwich sign in the doorway announces the breakfast and lunch specials at the Hinckley Café.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Strategic plans take shape

    The Sugar Grove Village Board had on Jan. 6 what may be, for now, its final discussion regarding strategic plan priorities.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Police contract approved by village

    Sugar Grove police officers are working with a union contract since the village and the Metropolitan Alliance of Police came to terms in December.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Village adopts updated county stormwater ordinance

    Village officials on Monday agreed to adopt the updated Kane County Stormwater Ordinance to comply with new National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) standards.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Working hard

    The Building and Zoning Department issued 255 permits for 2008, down from 366 for 2007.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Elburn village notes

    Rain barrel program; Prairie Knoll; Baseball signage okayed; Parkway guidlines

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Students hit the slopes

    All it took was for one student to express an interest in forming a ski club at Kaneland, and more than 50 students and two teacher-sponsors jumped on board.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Local election brings opportunity to talk about new goals

    As a matter of policy, the Elburn Herald does not endorse specific candidates in elections. While we wish to continue that policy, newly announced candidate for the Sugar Grove Village Board Joe Wolf told reporter Susan O’Neill...

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Bowling gets first WSC triumph

    While conference matchups are normally fairly tough, Kaneland High School bowling earned its first Western Sun Conference

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Wrestlers look to get up off mat

    Kaneland is looking at their share of individual accomplishment, but also looks to get past some tough losses as the calendar turns to 2009.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Lady Knights taken in 3 contests, fall to 4-12

    The girls are playing at a 4-12 clip with a 1-6 record in Western Sun Conference play.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Boys hoops getting big performances

    Knights boys basketball wants this to keep going.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Local students earn awards

    Kaneland High School students Alex Blazek and Victoria Mathieu earned AP Scholar Awards in recognition of their exceptional achievement on AP Exams.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • WCC scholarship deadline nears

    The Waubonsee Community College Foundation is offering more than 100 scholarships for the 2009-10 academic year.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • County provides applications for senior citizens tax deferral program

    Kane County Treasurer David J. Rickert reminds senior citizens that Real Estate Tax Deferral applications are available through the Kane County Treasurer’s Office.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Elburn should demand more from Mediacom

    While I have been reasonably satisfied with Mediacom’s Internet service, their cable service has left a lot to be desired.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • What not to say when a loved one dies

    We do not know how a person will react when the unthinkable happens.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Robert ‘Bob’ Walz

    Robert “Bob” Walz, 77, of Aurora, formerly of Elburn, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2009, at Provena Mercy Center Hospital in Aurora, following complications from diabetes.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Don Byrd

    Don Byrd, 71 of Elburn, formerly of Kaneville, died unexpectedly Dec. 23, 2008.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Candidate petitions due soon

    Several Elburn Village Board seats will be up for election on April 7, including those held by the village president and three trustees.

    • Posted January 9, 2009
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  • Village adjusts police referendum

    The Maple Park Village Board amended the proposition it approved in December to place a referendum for police services on the April ballot so that it would yield the dollars necessary to operate the department.

    • Posted January 9, 2009
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  • Curtis to run for Maple Park president

    The race is on for president of the Maple Park Village Board. Trustee Kathy Curtis announced her plans to run in April. In November, Village President Ross Dueringer announced that he would run for a second term.

    • Posted January 9, 2009
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  • Wrestlers see encouraging signs at DeKalb, Woodstock

    While wrestling is getting its licks in on opposing teams, the Knights would probably like to stop the opposition from getting its fair share.

    • Posted January 9, 2009
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  • Right place, right time

    Sugar Grove police arrived at the scene of an accident at 10:55 a.m. on Tuesday involving the rollover of a horse trailer.

    • Posted January 9, 2009
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  • In the company of greatness

    Jim Chione can trade tales with the best of them, yet, talk to the Sugar Grove Kettley and Co. real estate agent long enough, and it becomes apparent that while he has had some interesting experiences in...

    • Posted January 9, 2009
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