• Copier rental will cost $322 monthly

    SUGAR GROVE—Under a new contract with Kinoca Minolta, the village of Sugar Grove will lease a copy machine from the company for $332 per month.

    • Posted September 12, 2010
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  • Editorial: Patriot Day

    Nine years ago, on Sept. 11, 2001, our country experienced major devastation in New York, across the country and across the world.

    • Posted September 11, 2010
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  • Ceremony for 9-11 in Elburn

    ELBURN—Paul Wdowicki will host his eighth annual 9-11 remembrance ceremony on Friday in his garden at 405 N. Second St., Elburn.

    • Posted September 10, 2010
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  • Longtime MP Public Works director says he will retire Nov. 1

    Maple Park—The Maple Park Village Board received a shock at its meeting on Tuesday when President Kathy Curtis announced that Public Works Director Eric Pinion was retiring.

    • Posted September 10, 2010
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  • Mosquito pool at Lions Park tests positive for West Nile

    ELBURN—The Kane County Health Department on Aug. 30 collected a mosquito pool from a trap in Lions Park in Elburn that tested positive for West Nile virus.

    • Posted September 10, 2010
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  • Train hits man on Elburn tracks in apparent suicide

    ELBURN—A 48-year-old Aurora man was struck and killed by a train in Elburn at 11:13 p.m. on Saturday. Elburn Police Chief Steve Smith said the death was a suicide.

    • Posted September 10, 2010
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  • The power of a dream

    KANEVILLE—The far-fetched vision of one Kaneville family is making a dream come true for their church and community.

    • Posted September 10, 2010
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  • Sho-Deen must pay village for development-related consultants

    ELBURN—Sho-Deen, a Geneva developer with plans to build a residential and commercial development on the village's east side, objected again to paying for village consulting work related to the project, but village officials did not relent.

    • Posted September 10, 2010
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  • Village gives parking access to health clubs

    Sugar Grove—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday voted 5-0 to approve a planned unit development amendment that would grant the health club Division One a permitted-use access to parking.

    • Posted September 10, 2010
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  • Infrastructure improvements on horizon

    MAPLE PARK—Thanks to grant money, Maple Park is making its way toward funding improvements to its infrastructure.

    • Posted September 10, 2010
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  • Bornemann named to 4-H Hall of Fame

    The Illinois 4-H Foundation named Jeff Bornemann (back left) of Sugar Grove as one of 37 inductees to the Illinois 4-H Hall of Fame.

    • Posted September 10, 2010
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  • Maple Park Fun Fest 5K results

    As part of the Maple Park Fun Fest activities, the Romp in the Park saw runners and walkers take to the streets on Saturday for either the 5K run or two-mile walk.

    • Posted September 9, 2010
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  • Leslie L. Volkstorf

    Leslie L. Volkstorf, 34, passed away suddenly on Sept. 1, 2010.

    • Posted September 9, 2010
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  • Phil ‘Santa’ Kuzlik

    A celebration of life for Phil “Santa” Kuzlik, 69, will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 9, at East Lake Community Church in Chapin, S.C.

    • Posted September 9, 2010
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  • Solis, Zielinski wed Aug. 28, 2010

    Greg and Mary Clare Zielinski are pleased to announce the engagement and wedding of their son, Tim Zielinski, to Annie Solis, daughter of Frank and Barb Solis of Davenport, Iowa.

    • Posted September 9, 2010
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  • Erickson Foundation awards scholarships

    The Arnold and Mildred Erickson Charitable Foundation, Inc., awarded $49,600 in scholarships to graduates of Kaneland High School and Burlington Central High School.

    • Posted September 9, 2010
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  • Foundation announces scholarship winners

    The Hansen-Furnas Foundation announced its list of scholarship winners for the 2010-11 school year.

    • Posted September 9, 2010
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  • Zygulski promoted to master sergeant

    Jolie Zygulski has been selected for promotion to the rank of master sergeant in the U.S. Air Force.

    • Posted September 9, 2010
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  • Church news for Sept. 9

    A look through this week’s church news and events

    • Posted September 9, 2010
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  • Knights’ high gear offense shines at Huntley, 40-12

    HUNTLEY—That wasn’t powerful wind gusts fans felt on Friday at Huntley High School.

    • Posted September 9, 2010
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  • Lady Knights volleyball plows through H-BR, Geneseo

    KANELAND—The Lady Knights improved to 4-4 in the early outset of the season after a 25-13, 25-10 sweep of the host Lady Royals of Hinckley-Big Rock on Thursday, followed by an Northern Illinois Big XII crossover with...

    • Posted September 9, 2010
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  • KHS girls XC has productive week

    KANELAND—Through two meets this week, the only thing able to stop the Lady Knights cross-country crew is sickness.

    • Posted September 9, 2010
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  • Boys Cross Country outpaces rivals

    ELBURN—On Tuesday, the Knights cross-country team built a nice block toward eventual success this season. They built it on the strength of their feet.

    • Posted September 9, 2010
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  • Knight golfers fall at Sterling in NIB-12 action

    STERLING—In a Northern Illinois Big XII crossover matchup, Kaneland golf was passed over.

    • Posted September 9, 2010
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  • Tennis serves defeat to two foes

    KANELAND—Not a bad week for Lady Knights tennis. A better than average week has KHS at 3-3 in dual meet competition.

    • Posted September 9, 2010
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  • Knights fall to 2-2 on pitch

    KANELAND—While the Kaneland High School soccer roster would rather leave the loss from Saturday against the DeKalb Barbs behind, they can take something with them—the fact that Kaneland will meet DeKalb later on and try to even...

    • Posted September 9, 2010
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  • Kaneville Crush tryouts

    Kaneville Crush will have tryouts for 2011.

    • Posted September 9, 2010
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  • Kaneville Pony tryouts

    Kaneville Pony travel baseball tryouts for the 2011 season take place on Saturday, Sept. 11, at 10:30 a.m. at Kaneville East Field at the corner of Harter and Main in Kaneville.

    • Posted September 9, 2010
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  • Elburn Express tryouts

    Elburn Express is holding baseball tryouts for its 11U team.

    • Posted September 9, 2010
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  • Letter: Lions say thank you to Elburn Days sponsors

    The Elburn Lions Club would like to thank the following Elburn Days sponsors for their generous donation of services and contributions ...

    • Posted September 9, 2010
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  • Letter: Celebrating 5 years of LivingWell Cancer Resource Center

    September is the fifth anniversary of the opening of the LivingWell Cancer Resource Center, and I would like to recognize our community of supporters who have made our tremendous growth possible.

    • Posted September 9, 2010
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  • Letter: Kaneland High School test results an embarrassment

    Is this the tipping point on why I should move to better school districts just a few miles east of here? I've asked my wife and myself this question several times.

    • Posted September 9, 2010
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