• Library’s native prairie garden inspires book

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Public Library has had a well-kept secret, one that is growing and ever changing. But now the library wants everyone to know its secret—a garden of native prairie plants.

    • Posted July 2, 2010
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  • July 2 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 July 2, 2010
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  • Sugar Grove Corn Boil carnival tickets presale going on now

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Corn Boil committee announced it will partner with Great American Carnival for carnival rides and amusements for the 2010 Corn Boil.

    • Posted July 2, 2010
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  • Local July 4th fireworks shows

    St. Charles, Batavia—The cities of St. Charles and Batavia will offer fireworks and festivities to celebrate the Fourth of July.

    • Posted July 2, 2010
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  • Letter: Sugar Grove storm damage removal information

    This past week has brought many rounds of severe weather to the area. As the summer season progresses, there is always the possibility of additional storms.

    • Posted July 2, 2010
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  • Letter: Privatizing tollway not the answer

    Gov. Quinn’s announcement of teaming up with Indiana to build a new toll/tax highway in Illinois is unconscionable.

    • Posted July 2, 2010
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  • IDOT stresses safety as motorists hit the road for holiday

    Illinois—Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) Secretary Gary Hannig urged Illinois drivers to buckle up and stay sober as they get ready to hit the roadways for the Fourth of July weekend.

    • Posted July 2, 2010
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  • Bob Jass goes to bat for Elburn Baseball, Softball

    Elburn—This summer, Bob Jass Chevrolet in Elburn invested support in Elburn through a partnership with the Elburn Baseball & Softball organization.

    • Posted July 2, 2010
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  • Waubonsee curricula, facilities go green

    SUGAR GROVE—Waubonsee Community College is expanding its “green” program offerings with the addition of both a photovoltaic training laboratory and a geothermal heating/cooling system on its Sugar Grove Campus.

    • Posted July 2, 2010
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  • Justin’s just Grand

    2007 Kaneland High School graduate Justin Patterman is making a name for himself in swimming circles.

    • Posted July 1, 2010
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  • No rest for Lady Knights hoops

    KANELAND—With a tough exit for the Lady Knights basketball squad nearly five months ago, Kaneland isn’t worrying about what might have been.

    • Posted July 1, 2010
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  • Maple Park Outlaws

    The Maple Park Outlaws 12U Travel team placed second in the DC Lightning Travel tournament on the weekend of June 12 in Cortland.

    • Posted July 1, 2010
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  • Batter up

    The Pythons’ Patrick Milton takes his swings during Saturday morning’s Instructional League Championship against the Shamrocks at the Elburn Community Center fields.

    • Posted July 1, 2010
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  • Faivre, Peterson to wed

    Vince and Jerilyn Faivre of DeKalb announce the engagement of their daughter, Heidi Faivre, to Ted Peterson, son of Jim and Linda Peterson.

    • Posted July 1, 2010
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