• Knights’ Serpa commits to C. Michigan for 2011

    MAPLE PARK—Mid-American Conference football is about to get more of a Kaneland presence.

    • Posted April 15, 2010
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  • April 15 police blotter

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

    • Posted April 14, 2010
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  • Letter: Global warming dilemma

    Fifty years ago I was teaching and preaching about global warming and its catastrophic effects on our climate. It is obvious that nothing has changed.

    • Posted April 14, 2010
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  • Garrett Wesley Veldhuizen

    Bert and Heather (Kohley) Veldhuizen of Elburn announce the birth of their son, Garrett Wesley, who was born Feb. 13, 2010, at Delnor Hospital in Geneva.

    • Posted April 14, 2010
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  • Letter: What kind of Illinois do you want to live in?

    I ask this question, not rhetorically, but as a concerned resident of Illinois. What kind of state do you want to live in?

    • Posted April 14, 2010
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  • Anderson, Maybee to wed

    Robin and Linda Anderson of Elburn announce the engagement of their daughter, Stephanie Anderson, to Timothy Maybee, the son of Timothy and Betty Maybee of Des Moines, Iowa.

    • Posted April 14, 2010
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  • Crash claims 2 lives

    SUGAR GROVE—Two fatalities resulted from a two-vehicle crash on Route 47 at the south entrance to Waubonsee Community College in Sugar Grove.

    • Posted April 14, 2010
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  • Church news for April 15

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

    • Posted April 14, 2010
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  • Casimir S. Sikon

    Casimir S. Sikon, 97, of Elburn, formerly of Bensenville, Ill., and affectionately known as “Cas” or “Gramps” to family and friends, died peacefully of natural causes at home surrounded by the love and prayers of his family,...

    • Posted April 14, 2010
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  • Orville Pinne

    Orville Pinne, 80, of DeKalb, formerly of Sugar Grove, passed away on Friday, April 9, 2010, at Kishwaukee Community Hospital in DeKalb.

    • Posted April 14, 2010
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  • Ready, set, spell

    Yorkille—State Rep. Kay Hatcher and Senior Services Associates announce the 2010 Illinois State Senior Spelling Bee.

    • Posted April 14, 2010
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  • Kaneland teachers agree to wage freeze

    The KEA voted on the action on Sunday, and school officials and the association signed the letter of agreement on Monday evening.

    • Posted April 13, 2010
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  • Preschool screening scheduled for April 16

    Kaneland School District parents are encouraged to bring their children between 3 and 5 years of age to be screened for preschool on Friday, April 16

    • Posted April 13, 2010
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  • Donate socks to injured soldiers

    Kaneland—The Kaneland High School Partners in International Education (PIE) Club and softball team are joining together for a project to collect and donate socks for injured service people.

    • Posted April 12, 2010
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  • Kaneland names students-of-the-term

    Kaneland—Kaneland High School recognized the following students for being named students-of-the-term for the third term of the 2009-10 school year.

    • Posted April 12, 2010
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  • Delnor provides pain relief opportunities

    Geneva—Persistent pain is often a misunderstood health issue that affects nearly 75 million Americans.

    • Posted April 12, 2010
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  • Kaneland Krier: Unmasking Prom 2010

    Long, elegant dresses, black tuxedos, roses, limousines and— a mask? This year’s prom theme, Unmasking the Night, will add another item to the typical prom checklist: a mask.

    • Posted April 12, 2010
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  • Express yourself at the Fine Arts Festival

    KANELAND—Students will have a chance to create a piece of jewelry during the Kaneland Community Fine Arts Festival under the tutelage of local glass artist Larry Cimaglio.

    • Posted April 9, 2010
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  • Board positive on active-adult residential development

    SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove Village Board members on Tuesday gave positive marks to plans for a 190-acre development targeting active adults 55 and older.

    • Posted April 9, 2010
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  • Death certificate authorized for missing MP man

    MAPLE PARK—A judge this week ordered that a death certificate be issued for Bradley P. Olsen of Maple Park, a decision his mother, Susan, has hoped for since last fall.

    • Posted April 9, 2010
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  • Sunday dash

    This year's 5K run/walk and 1-mile run/walk will take place Sunday, April 11, starting at the library, 320 E. North St., Elburn.

    • Posted April 9, 2010
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  • Private-property parking ordinance clarified

    MAPLE PARK—There are approximately 600 Maple Park violations of ordinances governing the maintenance, appearance and safety of private property in the village, President Kathy Curtis said during Tuesday’s Village Board meeting.

    • Posted April 9, 2010
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  • Rob Roy Drainage District address Village Board

    Mike Fagel of the Rob Roy Drainage District addressed the Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday, requesting assistance from the village to pay for the drainage solution.

    • Posted April 9, 2010
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  • Village Board sets wheels in motion for Mallard Point SSA

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday passed an ordinance allowing for a special service area (SSA) in the Mallard Point and Rolling Oaks subdivisions.

    • Posted April 9, 2010
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  • Former planned development site on Rt. 38 in Elburn sold

    The site's new owner, Joseph Valente, has no plans yet for the property.

    • Posted April 9, 2010
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  • State shortfall could increase Sugar Grove budget deficit

    SUGAR GROVE—The $50,000 deficit in the village's 2010-11 budget could easily turn into a $250,000 deficit, if the state of Illinois follows through with its proposal for a reduction in the local government distributive fund (LGDF).

    • Posted April 9, 2010
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  • Cycle club race series finishes in MP Sunday

    Maple Park—The John Fraser Memorial Time Trial, the final race of the 11th annual Athletes By Design spring series, will be held in Maple Park this Sunday, April 11.

    • Posted April 9, 2010
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  • The latest government takeover: Public notices

    Taxpayers have seen their fair share of government takeovers the past few years. The auto industry, Wall Street banks, student loans, healthcare, the list goes on and on.

    • Posted April 9, 2010
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  • Kaneland Krier: Apple introduces breakthrough ‘must-have’ technology : the iPad

    Kaneland—Much like the iPhone craze of 2007, the unveiling of Apple’s newest “must-have”—the iPad—has created a frenzy in the world of technology.

    • Posted April 8, 2010
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  • Church news for April 8

    A look through this week's church news.

    • Posted April 8, 2010
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  • Milwaukee School of Engineering announces dean’s list

    Daniel Neumann of Sugar Grove was among those named to the Milwaukee School of Engineering dean’s list for the winter quarter.

    • Posted April 8, 2010
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  • Elmhurst College names midyear graduates

    Ryan Gierke of Elburn and Amanda Richardson of Sugar Grove were among approximately 180 students who are part of the midyear class of 2010 at Elmhurst College.

    • Posted April 8, 2010
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