• Church changes name to reflect community focus

    ELBURN—The Elburn church where the Rev. Gary Augustine is pastor has a new name that reflects its new direction, he said.

    • Posted September 18, 2009
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  • Minor injuries in crash at Route 38 and LaFox Road

    COUNTY—Kane County Sheriff’s Deputies and the Campton Hills Police Department responded to a traffic crash with injuries at Route 38 and LaFox Road in unincorporated Campton Township just after 3 p.m. on Sept. 9.

    • Posted September 18, 2009
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  • Grilling season’s not over yet

    Hill's Country Store owner Pat Hill cooks up a burger on a grill outside her store on Harter Road last Friday while joking with a customer.

    • Posted September 18, 2009
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  • Geneva Wedding Walk set for Sept. 20

    GENEVA—Anticipating your perfect wedding is exhilarating. Getting to that dream day, however, can mean a lot of work and stress, unless you are working with the right people.

    • Posted September 18, 2009
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  • Children’s resale offers bargains on children’s clothing, toys and more

    NORTH AURORA—Looking for a way to save money on your children’s clothing this fall? Check out the Tri-Cities Mothers of Twins and Triplets Club fall resale on Sept. 19.

    • Posted September 18, 2009
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  • Aleburn offers big band, beer, brats and bags

    ELBURN—The second annual Aleburn, a fall-themed evening of music, food and family fun, will take place from 2 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 19, in downtown Elburn.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • Lions announce raffle winners

    ELBURN—The Elburn Lions Club announced its September 2009 raffle winners.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • 9/17/09 Police blotter

    The following reports were obtained from local police departments. The individuals charged with crimes are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • Lady Knights finish 11th in Wauconda

    Having to deal with the hilly Lakewood Forest Preserve course as well as tough competition from rivals to the north, Kaneland Lady Knights cross country applied itself quite well on Saturday.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • Golf outshoots Rochelle, drop matchup with Yorkville

    It was a win some, lose some week for the Knights golf squad.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • Knights unleash offense in 33-12 win at Rochelle

    ROCHELLE—On Friday in Rochelle, it wasn't the Knights who were left in a purple haze.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • Knights kick H-BR, Yorkville to curb

    Now that’s more like it, if you’re Kaneland soccer.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • Volleyball stops Raiders, loses to Sycamore

    On Thursday, things were looking dire for Lady Knights volleyball (4-5, 2-1 Western Sun Conference) against host Glenbard South.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • Boys XC handles visiting rosters

    PEORIA—Kaneland boys cross country hopes to get more familiar with Detweiler Park in Peoria.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • Lady Knights tennis split WSC action; top Rochelle

    Lady Knights tennis (2-4, 1-1 Western Sun Conference) took a tumble against Batavia on Thursday, but righted itself on Tuesday at Rochelle.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • KSC reaches goal

    he U-12 girls silver team of the Kaneland Soccer Club played in the Back to School Tournament in Elgin on Aug. 22-23 and took second place.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • Spellbinding

    The Kaneland Community Fine Arts Festival and Festival Performance Series had its first performance this past Saturday in the Kaneland High School Auditorium.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • Letter: Better way to use money for Prairie Parkway?

    Last week I attended the Prairie Parkway event, but it doesn’t make sense to me.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • Letter: Thank you from MP American Legion

    We’d like to thank everyone for coming out and supporting the Legion over Labor Day weekend during the Maple Park Fun Fest.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • Letter: Remembering Al Bergquist

    Elburn lost one of its best-known residents with the recent passing of Al Bergquist.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • Letter: Thank you from Bergquist family

    The family of Al Burgquist wishes to thank everyone for all of their expressions of sympathy and prayers.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • Joanne E. Gehringer

    Joanne E. Gehringer, 72, of Leland, Ill., formerly of Kaneville, passed away at Kishwaukee Community Hospital, DeKalb, Sunday, Sept. 13, 2009.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • Church news: Sept. 17, 2009

    A look through the faith community's upcoming news and events.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • Pierson named GROWMARK scholarship winner

    ELBURN—Thirty-eight college students from Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Missouri, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin will be able to continue their education with help from the regional agricultural supply cooperative, GROWMARK.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • KC video gaming task force to hold 2 public hearings

    GENEVA—The Kane County Video Gaming Task Force will conduct public hearings at the Kane County Government Center County Board room, located at 719 S. Batavia Ave., Building A, in Geneva.

    • Posted September 17, 2009
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  • Photo Gallery: Volleyball vs. Sycamore

    Kaneland falls Sycamore to 25-23, 25-19 Photos by Ben Draper

    • Posted September 16, 2009
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  • Children’s resale offers bargains on children’s clothing, toys and more

    NORTH AURORA—Looking for a way to save money on your children’s clothing this fall? Check out the Tri-Cities Mothers of Twins and Triplets Club fall resale on Sept. 19.

    • Posted September 16, 2009
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  • IDOT accepts top highway safety award

    SPRINGFIELD—The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) received a national award today for its lifesaving teen safety program from the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) during the group's annual meeting in Savannah, Georgia.

    • Posted September 16, 2009
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  • Photo Gallery: Kaneland vs. Rochelle

    Final score: Kaneland 33, Rochelle 12 Photos by Ryan Wells

    • Posted September 15, 2009
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  • Hospital hosts 9th annual Walk for Women’s Wellness

    GENEVA—Delnor Hospital will host the ninth annual Walk for Women’s Wellness on Sunday, Sept. 27, beginning at Gunnar Anderson Park, Geneva.

    • Posted September 15, 2009
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  • Donald E. “Don” Haug

    Donald E. “Don” Haug, age 76, of Maple Park, died tragically following a car accident on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2009.

    • Posted September 14, 2009
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  • Mary Sinen

    Mary Sineni, 94, of Yorkville, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 3, 2009 at Hillside Healthcare Center.

    • Posted September 14, 2009
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