• Police warn residents of possible mail scam

    Several residents recently notified the Sugar Grove police of a possible scam using the United States mail.

    • Posted May 8, 2009
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  • Curtis takes the reins in Maple Park

    A crowd of Maple Park community members filled the meeting room at the Civic Center on Tuesday night to say goodbye to the village’s out-going village president and to welcome its new president.

    • Posted May 8, 2009
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  • Police search for accomplice in Jewel robbery

    An attempt by the Elburn police to arrest Elburn resident Cheryl A. Ginley for her part in the recent Sugar Grove Jewel robbery has so far been unsuccessful, confirmed a department representative on Wednesday.

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Village officials, staff to review Open Meetings Act

    Elburn Village Attorney Robert Britz will provide an overview of Village Board procedures and protocol from 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday, May 16, at Village Hall, 301 E. North St.

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Knights baseball earns WSC win over Yorkville

    Kaneland High School baseball held off a charging Yorkville Foxes squad on Tuesday in Maple Park, but emerged with a 9-6 win.

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Lady Knights softball falls short vs. Geneva

    In a deadlocked softball game that was going down to the wire, any late run would do.

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Kaneland’s Gierke snatches two firsts at Sycamore

    With the annual Kane County Meet shelved in Batavia due to the closing of the school, thanks to H1N1 virus prevention, the girls’ track squad hadn’t seen competition since May 5.

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Boys Track makes presence felt at Seegers, finishes 2nd at Yorkville

    Knights boys track finished an exceptional second place in the 11-team Seegers Track and Field Classic at Sycamore on Friday evening.

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • KHS improves to 8-4-2

    Lady Knights soccer (8-4-2, 1-2 Western Sun Conference) saw some tough wins and a tie along the way, but ended this past week with an undefeated slate.

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Blue Devils searching for P

    The Batavia Blue Devils U13/14 Softball Team is looking for a pitcher to round out their 2009 team. It is a young competitive team that will participate in approximately 20 local games and up to 7 tournaments...

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • THIS WEEK IN SPORTS 4/23-4/30

    A look at this week’s KHS sports schedule

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Golf Clinic at Tanna Farms Junior League Clinic

    Golf Clinic at Tanna Farms Junior League Clinic

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Elburn Lions ready to ride

    The Elburn Lions Club will host its 10th Anniversary Motorcycle Ride on Sunday, June 7.

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Kaneland has talent!

    The Talent Show was presented on Friday evening at the Kaneland High School auditorium. The show was presented by the Family & Consumer Science Department and included 21 acts.

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • For the record books

    2004 Kaneland graduate Dustin Dickins was among four individuals inducted into the Kaneland Hall of Fame Monday. Lt. Col. Clayton Fisher, Dickens, Lea Ann Machias Brei and Jill Holmes were all inducted, as was the 1998 KHS...

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • WCC celebrates groundbreaking for $13 million Plano campus

    Waubonsee Community College recently celebrated the ceremonial groundbreaking for its 33,000-square-foot Plano Campus that will greatly expand educational opportunities for local residents.

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Diverse duo

    Kristin Paxinos and Ben Westfall performed a free concert at St. Gall Catholic Church in Elburn Sunday. The duo’s repetoire encompassed a wide-array of playing styles, including works by Piazolla, Faure, Ravel and Pujol.

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Kaneland School District notes

    Spending cuts continue; New board settles in

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Waubonsee Board elects officers

    At its special meeting on April 30 to seat newly elected board member Daniel Jaquez and re-elected board member Rebecca Oliver, the Waubonsee Community College Board of Trustees elected several new board officers as part of the...

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • For Women Lifestyle Expo set for May 16

    For Women Today announced the date for its annual Northern Illinois Lifestyle Expo at Waubonsee College Academic and Professional Conference Center on Saturday, May 16, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Blood drive set to honor Gina Migliorini

    A blood drive in honor of Gina Migliorini will be held Friday, May 8, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Engineering Enterprises office lunch room, 52 Wheeler Road, Sugar Grove.

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Reception to honor retirees and celebrate learning

    Kaneland staff and community members are invited to a reception hosted by the Kaneland School Board to celebrate upcoming retirements.

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Library hosts Mother’s Day Craft Day

    Annual book sale set, Library hosts Mother’s Day Craft Day

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Local resident cast for play

    The Albright Theatre Company of Batavia will present “The Laramie Project,” by Moises Kaufman and the Members of Tectonic Theater Project.

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Aurora Airport offers Young Eagle Flights

    Free general aviation airplane flights for children ages 8 to 17 will be offered at Young Eagle Days, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Aurora Municipal Airport on Sundays, May 17, June 28, Aug. 30, Sept....

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Families sought to host exchange students

    AFS Northern Illinois seeks families interested in inviting an AFS exchange student to share their lives for the coming school year. Students are 15 to 18 years old and come with their own spending money, AFS health...

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Wishes granted

    Darlene Marcusson (right) of Elburn, executive directory of Lazarus House Homeless Shelter and Transitional Living Center, and Ginger Lewis, owner of Ginger's Gift Gallery, both in St. Charles, assembled donations received during a business after-hours event on...

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Common Threads quilt guild gathers May 13

    The Common Threads quilt guild of Sugar Grove will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 13, at the Prairie House in Sugar Grove.

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Seat-belt safety taught

    On May 4, students from John Shields Elementary School in Sugar Grove began participating in a program to reinforce the importance of making use of safety belts.

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Young SG entrepreneur celebrates first anniversary

    Having begun his business in a down economy, 28-year-old entrepreneur Derek Eastman is a prime example of how hard work and determination can defy surrounding financial storms and how a beginner can become a winner.

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Kaneland plant sale set for May 7-8

    The public is invited to a plant sale at the Kaneland High School greenhouse from 2:30 to 6 p.m. Thursday, May 7, and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, May 8.

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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  • Big Rock Scouts host spring fundraiser

    Big Rock Boy Scout Troop 19 will host its annual spring fundraiser and will offer plants, shrubs, trees, clay pots, hanging baskets, garden accessories and more.

    • Posted May 7, 2009
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