• Both SG candidates bring experience to race

    Both candidates running for Sugar Grove village president have experience with village government. The challenger, Perry Clark, served on the Village Board for six-and-a-half years, and the incumbent, Sean Michels, has been the village president since 1999...

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  • 5 candidates vie for 3 slots on School Board

    Three incumbents and two contenders are running for three openings on the Kaneland School Board. The elected candidates will serve four-year terms.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Elburn trustee candidates tout experience, insight

    Six residents are running for three seats on the Elburn Village Board April 7. Among them are two incumbents, Jeff Humm and Tom Burgholzer, Ken Anderson, who is a Planning Commissioner, and three newcomers, David Gualdoni, Jerry...

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Sugar Grove Village Board-6 candidates for 3 positions

    Bob Bohler, Mary Heineman, Tom Renk, Joe Wolf, Rick Montalto, David Paluch

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Kaneville Village Board

    Two incumbents and two new candidates are running for three positions on the Kaneville Village Board. All of the candidates said they want to be involved in the decisions that will determine the future of the village...

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Library Board candidates in separate races

    There are three open positions on the Library Board. One candidate, Art Morrical, is running unopposed for the six-year term; three candidates are running for the two-year term; and two candidates are running for the four-year term.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Views on the township, by five candidates

    With Virgil Township calling for a referendum to help repair and maintain its 30 miles of roads, it's not surprising that the main issue on the minds of candidates for Township Board is how to get funding....

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Kaneville Township Highway Commissioner

    Long has been the Kaneville Township Road Commissioner for 28 years, and said he is proud of the roads in Kaneville.

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  • Crime rate low in Elburn despite more calls for service

    In 2008, crime statistics for Elburn show that the village still is one of the safest communities in the nation, state and county, Police Chief Jim Linane reported.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Fire district candidates want to give back to community

    Two Elburn residents are running for one seat on the three-member Elburn and Countryside Fire Protection District Board. They are incumbent Tom Reynolds, a retired Amoco Oil manager, and Rich Herra, a former Elburn firefighter.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • It is spring, right?

    A late-season snow storm dumped multiple inches of snow and sleet on the Kaneland area Sunday.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Wilcox clarifies election story

    Bonnie Wilcox, candidate for Blackberry Township assessor, said that most property assessments will go down locally starting next year.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • KHS track hits Bloomington

    At the Illinois Prep Top Times Indoor Classic in Bloomington, Kaneland's presence was felt in a number of events.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Soccer drops match to Rosary

    Lady Knights soccer came down a little from an opening match high in their second match.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Chiefs’ mens hoops nabs honors

    Waubonsee Community College's men's basketball team had four players honored recently by the Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference (ISCC). David Johnson and Josh Lawrence were both named to the All-ISCC First Team, while Dione Young and Jonathan Shields...

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • THIS WEEK IN SPORTS 4/2-4/9

    A look at this week’s KHS sports schedule

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Lunch Bunch gathers April 7

    The Kaneville Lunch Bunch invites the public to a meatloaf and mashed potatoes lunch on Tuesday, April 7, at the community center.

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  • Fire Department hosts annual breakfast

    The Maple Park Fire Department members will hold its annual all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast at their fire station, 305 S. County Line Road, Maple Park, on Sunday, April 5, 7 a.m. to noon.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • WCC hosts job fair

    Waubonsee Community College will hold its Job Fair 2009 on Thursday, April 9, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Event Room in the Academic and Professional Building on the college’s Sugar Grove campus. The campus...

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Common Threads group gathers April 8

    The April meeting of the Common Threads Quilt Guild of Sugar Grove will meet at the Prairie House in Sugar Grove at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 8.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Elburn police blotter

    DUI; Fire at park; Residential burglary

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Elburn community blood drive set for April 9

    A community blood drive is scheduled for Thursday, April 9, from 2 to 7 p.m. at the American Legion Hall, 112 Main St., Elburn.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Letter: Curtis is committed, compassionate, determined

    I 100-percent support Kathleen Curtis for Village President of Maple Park. I have known Kathleen for the past six years as her neighbor.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Letter: Years of experience are why you should vote for Anderson

    April 7, 2009, will be an important day for the village of Elburn. Voters will have the opportunity to choose a new village president and new village trustees.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Letter: Some endorsements for Anderson raise concerns

    Reading through your letters to the editor and the signed and anonymous comments posted on the recent comments section of your website, I find it amusing, and at the same time a little disconcerting, that most, if...

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Letter: Vote for Heineman as a write-in candidate in SG

    Over the past 10 years I have watched closely as the village of Sugar Grove has grown, and I am very proud of the elected leadership that has overseen that growth.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • New evening story times start at the library; Community center seeks items for ‘Naked Rummage Sale’

    New evening story times start at the library; Community center seeks items for ‘Naked Rummage Sale’

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Letter: Change is needed now

    I would like to thank all residents of Sugar Grove whom I have had the pleasure of meeting during this campaign.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Letter: Experienced leadership needed

    I am writing to give my full support to Dave Anderson for the office of president of the village of Elburn.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Letter: Straight shooters needed on Kaneland School Board

    As a current member of the Kaneland School Board and candidate for re-election, I was taken aback to see another candidate use what appeared to be misleading and false “facts” to get elected.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Letter: Dennis Long has the time, skills for the job

    On April 7, the people of Kaneville township will be voting for a road commissioner.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Letter: In support of Rotter, Anderson, Gualdoni

    Uwe Rotter has come under attack for getting much-needed information out to the public. This is something he would have issued whether or not he was currently running for tax assessor.

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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