• Sept. 17 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, 2010
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  • Shields, McDole PTO clothing, toy resale

    Sugar Grove—Kaneland John Shields and McDole elementary schools will hold their semi-annual children’s clothing and toy resale on Saturday, Sept. 18, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    • Posted September 17, 2010
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  • A wonderful life — memories of Bruce Conley

    ELBURN—George Bernard Shaw once said, “I want to be thoroughly used up when I die, for the harder I work the more I live.”

    • Posted September 16, 2010
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  • Dennis A. Anderson

    Dennis A. Anderson, 67, of Elburn, passed away on Sept. 8, 2010, at Kindred Hospital in Sycamore, Ill. A memorial service to celebrate his life will be held at a later date.

    • Posted September 16, 2010
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  • Anna Kozik

    Anna Kozik, 100, of St. Charles, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2010, at Provena Pine View Care Center, where she had recently made her home.

    • Posted September 16, 2010
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  • Link, Warner wed May 22, 2010

    Jeff and Cheryl Link of Elburn announce the wedding of their daughter, Alyssa Link, to Michael Warner, the son of Tom and Dee Warner of North Aurora, on May 22, 2010.

    • Posted September 16, 2010
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  • Jake Armani Gibson

    Mark Gibson and Jessica Butler of Cortland, announce the birth of their son, Jake Armani Gibson, who was born Sept. 9, 2010, at Rush Copley Medical Center in Aurora.

    • Posted September 16, 2010
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  • Western IU announces local graduates

    Sara Gregory of Sugar Grove earned a Master of Music degree from Western Illinois University following the 2010 summer semester.

    • Posted September 16, 2010
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  • Waubonsee announces August graduates

    Sugar Grove—More than 150 local students earned degrees from Waubonsee Community College this summer semester.

    • Posted September 16, 2010
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  • Church news for Sept. 16

    A look through this week's church news and events

    • Posted September 16, 2010
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  • Three-and-OH!

    Knights run over crossover foe Dixon, 55-6 by Mike Slodki MAPLE PARK—Looks like Kaneland Knights football is putting the rest of its schedule on notice. The visiting Dixon Dukes certainly noticed.

    • Posted September 16, 2010
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  • Lady Knight XC sees bright spots with slim lineup at Wauconda Invite

    WAUCONDA—Still working to get a full lineup from injuries and illness, the Lady Knights cross country team went north and saw some individual fortunes turn that way, as well.

    • Posted September 16, 2010
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  • VB nabs 3 wins, starts NIB-12 conference play

    KANELAND—Lady Knights volleyball began the week with a satisfactory performance in Bartlett, and ended with its first-ever Northern Illinois Big XII win.

    • Posted September 16, 2010
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  • KHS tennis has unbeaten week

    KANELAND—If tennis fans were wondering how the current talent on the roster would come together and produce on the courts, it’s been good so far.

    • Posted September 16, 2010
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  • Holm, juniors spur Kaneland boys XC

    PEORIA—Whatever the fortunes of the Kaneland High School boys cross country team this season, the Knights have a gelling core that will give those fortunes a fighting chance.

    • Posted September 16, 2010
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  • Golf takes care of H-BR, Yorkville, Sycamore

    KANELAND—Don’t look now, but the Kaneland golf roster (4-2, 2-0 NIB-12) could be stacking some wins together, thanks to stacking productive shots.

    • Posted September 16, 2010
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  • KHS soccer holds off IMSA, suffers two L’s

    KANELAND—When it comes to soccer, the match often comes down to a strong finish.

    • Posted September 16, 2010
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  • Editorial: He inspired us all

    The world lost some of its richness on Saturday, when news of Bruce Conley’s passing made its way through our communities. Whether directly or indirectly, anyone who lives or works in the area has been touched by his...

    • Posted September 16, 2010
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  • Letter: Always there

    Bruce Conley and I played “Taps” together for over 25 years on Memorial Day in Elburn. We rarely planned before the ceremony. We both just showed up and played our parts.

    • Posted September 16, 2010
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  • Letter: Elburn Chamber suspends fireworks

    A year ago, the president of the Elburn Chamber of Commerce received a call from the Los Angeles Times for an interview concerning our Fireworks Day in the Park.

    • Posted September 16, 2010
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  • Letter: September 11, 2010 … 9 years later

    What does it mean to us … as a community, as a nation?

    • Posted September 16, 2010
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  • Letter: Bill Foster and energy policy

    Congressman Bill Foster touts his experience as a businessman and a scientist. Unfortunately, he seems to have forgotten his background when it comes to his energy policy.

    • Posted September 16, 2010
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  • Five sisters to appear on Family Feud Thursday

    Five sisters, all Kaneland graduates, took a shot that they could get on the game show Family Feud, and they succeeded. The Turk sisters who grew up in Maple Park wanted to give their father, Joe, a...

    • Posted September 16, 2010
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  • Village will release developer line of credit

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday voted unanimously to approve the release of a line of credit from Family Bank & Trust Co. following the development of Landings Lot 3.

    • Posted September 14, 2010
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  • TriCity Family Services is seeking William D. Barth Award nominations

    Geneva—TriCity Family Services is seeking nominations for the 26th Annual William D. Barth Award.

    • Posted September 14, 2010
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  • Bruce H. Conley

    Bruce H. Conley, 60, passed away Saturday, September 11, 2010 at his home surrounded by his loving family.

    • Posted September 13, 2010
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  • Bee-stings lead to crash, serious injury

    SUGAR GROVE—Tuesday, July 13, 2010, should have been just another work day for Sandwich resident Pete Moore. Instead, it was the day when the 33-year-old father of two almost lost his life.

    • Posted September 13, 2010
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  • KMS hosts assemblies to combat cyberbullying

    Kaneland—Kaneland Harter Middle School students will attend grade-level assemblies on cyberbullying on Tuesday, Sept. 14.

    • Posted September 13, 2010
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  • KC State’s Attorney appointed to circuit court

    Kane County—The Illinois Supreme Court on Sept. 2 appointed Kane County State's Attorney John A. Barsanti as a Circuit Court Judge in the 16th Judicial Circuit to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Michael...

    • Posted September 13, 2010
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  • Golf outing raises funds for schools

    Kaneland Foundation invites community members to event KANELAND—Looking for a great excuse to hit the golf links before fall starts?

    • Posted September 12, 2010
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  • Kaneland lunch menus

    KHMS & KHS

    • Posted September 12, 2010
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  • Fun Fest facts cited

    MAPLE PARK—Roger Kahl, Maple Park Park Fun Fest Committee member, reported to the Village Board on Monday about the success of last weekend's events.

    • Posted September 12, 2010
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