• Knights get 4-0 kick in opening win over Marengo

    MARENGO—It was a tale of two halves for Kaneland High School soccer in its opening match. At the home of the Marengo Indians, the ending couldn’t have been written any better by a famous British author.

    • Posted August 26, 2010
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  • Kaneland Knights at Burlington Central Rockets

    Friday, Aug. 27 7:30 p.m.

    • Posted August 26, 2010
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  • Mini-stadiums in Geneva

    Baseball enthusiast, vintage ball player and historian Bill Rose will display more than 50 miniature baseball stadiums at the Geneva History Center on Sunday, Sept. 12, from noon to 4 p.m.

    • Posted August 26, 2010
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  • Maple Park hoops arriving

    The Maple Park Youth Basketball Program for first- and second-grade boys and girls (Little Dribblers) and third- through eighth-grade girls runs from mid-October through mid-December.

    • Posted August 26, 2010
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  • Reusche takes Elburn Days 5K 2010

    ELBURN—Not even humid conditions could hamper the largest turnout ever for the Elburn Days 5K.

    • Posted August 26, 2010
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  • Mary J. Miller

    Mary J. Miller, 82, of Bradenton, Fla., formerly of Elburn, passed from this life to eternal life on Aug. 20, 2010.

    • Posted August 24, 2010
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  • Photo gallery: Elburn Days Mud Volleyball Tournament

    Photos by Mary Herra

    • Posted August 24, 2010
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  • Photo gallery: Elburn Days 5K

    Photos by Mary Herra

    • Posted August 24, 2010
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  • Lazarus House announces ‘Fly Me to the Moon’ raffle, concert

    St. Charles—Lazarus House will launch its Friday, Aug. 27 “Moonlight Serenade” benefit concert, featuring Grammy-nominated songstress Margaret Carlson, with an advance “Fly Me to the Moon” raffle package.

    • Posted August 24, 2010
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  • Preschool screening set for September

    Kaneland—Kaneland School District will offer a preschool screening for district students who may qualify for special education services on Friday, Sept. 3, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.

    • Posted August 24, 2010
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  • Clare Groff Frantz, Jr.

    Clare Groff Frantz, Jr., 95, of Sugar Grove, passed away at his home surrounded by the love and prayers of his family on Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2010.

    • Posted August 23, 2010
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  • Learning about stress management

    Geneva—Adults interested in learning about stress management are invited to join TriCity Family Services for a seminar, “Stress Management for Adults,” on Thursday, Aug. 26, from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

    • Posted August 23, 2010
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  • Elburn resident places 2nd at state fair

    Springfield—Survival of the fittest is one way to describe the Master Showmanship Contest held on Aug. 11 at the Illinois State Fair.

    • Posted August 22, 2010
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  • MP officials consider TIF district

    MAPLE PARK—Maple Park village officials on Monday discussed the possibility of establishing a tax increment financing (TIF) district in the village.

    • Posted August 22, 2010
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  • Regional study projects decline in jobs-to-home ratio

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday reviewed a study projecting that the ratio of jobs to households in municipalities along the Route 47 corridor will gradually decline during the next 20 years.

    • Posted August 22, 2010
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  • Library launches new website

    Kaneville—The Kaneville Public Library recently launched its newly revised website with a new web address.

    • Posted August 21, 2010
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  • Board approves 3-year garbage contract

    ELBURN—The village of Elburn adopted a new agreement with garbage hauler Waste Management on Monday.

    • Posted August 21, 2010
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  • First police union agreement has no-strike clause

    ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board on Monday approved a first-time contract between village and the Illinois Council of Police, the Elburn Police Department's full-time officers' collective bargaining unit.

    • Posted August 20, 2010
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  • ‘Hogwild’ about a cure

    ELBURN—“Live for today, life is a gift” is a saying that Jason Gould lived by and one that his mother, Sandy Gould of Elburn, will take to heart as she hosts the 2010 Hogfan Party in his...

    • Posted August 20, 2010
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  • Aug. 20 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 August 20, 2010
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  • SG plan will highlight path connections

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday reviewed the draft of a bicycle and pedestrian path connectivity plan for both recreation and short-distance travel in the community.

    • Posted August 20, 2010
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  • Golf club granted longer Sunday liquor sales

    ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board on Monday granted only one of two businesses' requests for longer liquor-sale hours on Sunday.

    • Posted August 20, 2010
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  • Da Vinci surgical robot breaks 100-case milestone

    Geneva—Delnor Hospital, which first introduced the da Vinci Si High Definition Surgical Robot to the community in November 2009, recently celebrated a milestone by completing its 100th surgery using the revolutionary technology.

    • Posted August 20, 2010
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  • Stachuras celebrate 50 years

    Rich and Melinda Stachura of Maple Park enjoy a dance together to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary during the Maple Park Lions Club 50th anniversary community party. Rich and Melinda were married 50 years on Aug. 6....

    • Posted August 19, 2010
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  • Kishwaukee College announces part-time student honors list

    Over half the students at Kishwaukee College attend school part time, and many of these students have responsibilities that extend far beyond the classroom, including work and family obligations.

    • Posted August 19, 2010
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  • Local students graduate Bradley University

    The following students received degrees from Bradley University during commencement ceremonies on May 15: Michael Montalto of Sugar Grove; and Jessica Lund and Kyle Prusinski, both of Elburn.

    • Posted August 19, 2010
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  • Beman graduates Taylor University

    Jacob Beman of Sugar Grove graduated from Taylor University on May 22, 2010, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in management. Beman is a home school graduate.

    • Posted August 19, 2010
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  • WCC announces May 2010 graduates

    There were several local students who earned degrees from Waubonsee Community College following the spring semester.

    • Posted August 19, 2010
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  • Forest Preserve seeks fall seasonal employees

    Kane County—The Forest Preserve District of Kane County is now accepting applications for various seasonal fall positions, including two maintenance-field operations staff and one trades intern.

    • Posted August 19, 2010
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  • Property taxes due Sept. 1

    Kane County—Kane County Treasurer David J. Rickert reminds county residents that the second installment of property taxes is due Sept. 1.

    • Posted August 19, 2010
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  • Duque graduates Columbia College

    Rimi Duque of Elburn graduated Columbia College Chicago during commencement ceremonies held in May 2010.

    • Posted August 19, 2010
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  • DePaul announces local graduates

    DePaul University announced the local members of the 2010 graduating class.

    • Posted August 19, 2010
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