• Recipient ruse

    Graceffa tricked into attending ceremony in her honor Sugar Grove—Those closest to Pat Graceffa knew it would be difficult to get her to attend the 2010 Roscoe Ebey Citizen of the Year Award ceremony unless she believed it...

    • Posted November 5, 2010
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  • Dealing with bullies best done with others’ help

    Dear Edi, As a parent and a teacher, I have a question. We often talk about bullying in schools, but usually the bullies aren't what we'd think of as our friends or teammates ...

    • Posted November 5, 2010
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  • Guest Editorial: Test scores are in and ‘thank you’s’ are in order

    Guest Editorial by the Kaneland Krier Editorial Board The average high schooler will spend about 11 hours in front of a standard testing booklet in total, filling out thousands of bubbles and reading too many prompts to count.

    • Posted November 4, 2010
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  • Kaneland volleyball ousted in regionals

    KANELAND—It was a productive season for Kaneland volleyball that saw KHS coach Todd Weimer’s crew overcome obstacles and stack a nice number of wins.

    • Posted November 4, 2010
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  • Holm representing KHS boys at State

    BELVIDERE—According to KHS coach Chad Clarey, Knight runner Trevor Holm ran his race strategy to perfection.

    • Posted November 4, 2010
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  • Chief XC Region IV kings

    GALESBURG, Ill.—For the fourth consecutive year, Waubonsee Community College brought home a regional championship.

    • Posted November 4, 2010
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  • Perfect 10

    Knights get all they need in first half of 42-0 win KANELAND—Before the beginning of the fourth quarter on Friday night, Knights Taylor Andrews and Nick Michels ran from the sidelines to the field in a sprint.

    • Posted November 4, 2010
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  • Howland first girls XC State rep in three years

    BELVIDERE—Kaneland girls cross country may not have a large presence in Peoria this coming weekend, but it will be significant.

    • Posted November 4, 2010
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  • Letter: 2010 Halloween Fest committee says ‘Thank you’

    The annual Halloween Fest, sponsored by Big Rock, Hinckley and Sugar Grove, was a great success. This year's event was held on Saturday, Oct. 23, at Plowman's Park in Big Rock and brought out 2,000 people for our...

    • Posted November 4, 2010
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  • Letter: Thank you for giving the gift of life

    The Elburn American Legion Auxiliary Unit 630 would like to thank everyone who made our recent blood drive a success.

    • Posted November 4, 2010
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  • Elburn Basketball Registration ends Saturday, Nov. 6

    Elburn Basketball is now taking registrations for boys 3 through 8 Grade.

    • Posted November 4, 2010
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  • Letter: St. Gall appreciates support for annual gala

    St. Gall Catholic Church would like to extend a grateful thank you to the entire community for supporting our annual gala.

    • Posted November 4, 2010
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  • Letter: Community support enhances parents retreat

    Parents As Advocates hosted its fifth annual retreat this October, and we were once again blessed with many donations for our moms of children with special needs. We wanted to express our gratefulness to the following people...

    • Posted November 4, 2010
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  • Letter: Why we held off on operating fund referendum

    The Sugar Grove Public Library Board of Trustees, along with the staff of the Sugar Public Grove Library and the Friends of the Sugar Grove Library, have decided that a referendum for operating funds will not be...

    • Posted November 4, 2010
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  • Letter: Pranks can hurt children

    Actually, this letter is addressed to the three heartless teenage girls that find humor in terrorizing 6-year-old-girls.

    • Posted November 4, 2010
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  • St. Gall Church blesses the animals

    ELBURN—St. Gall Catholic Church in Elburn recently held its annual Blessing of our Animals. More than 30 parishioners and their beloved pets attended the celebration.

    • Posted November 4, 2010
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  • William E. ‘Bill’ Bergmann

    William E. ‘Bill’ Bergmann, 77, of rural Elburn, passed away in his home of 35 years on Oct. 27, 2010, when he was overtaken with complications from a 14-year encounter with prostate cancer.

    • Posted November 3, 2010
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  • Susan E. Hansing

    Susan E. Hansing, 56, of Geneva, passed away suddenly following complications from stroke on Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010.

    • Posted November 3, 2010
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  • Nov. 2, 2010 Election results

    The early results showed it was a tight race, but supporters of Sugar Grove resident and current Kane County Sheriff Pat Perez, who had his Tuesday night election party at Piper's Banquets in Aurora, unofficially won his...

    • Posted November 3, 2010
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  • Sweet dream comes true

    Shop in downtown Elburn will offer pastries and more ELBURN—Danish, brioche, fruit tarts, fancy cakes. Get your sweet tooth ready for a treat. Made From Scratch will open Dec. 1 in downtown Elburn, at 2 S. Main St.

    • Posted November 3, 2010
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  • Veterans, active service personnel wanted

    Kaneland—On Thursday, Nov. 11, Kaneland John Stewart Elementary School will hold a Veterans Day celebration near the flagpole at 8:55 a.m. and at an afternoon assembly at 2:45 p.m.

    • Posted November 3, 2010
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  • Delnor celebrates Patient-centered Care Awareness Month

    Geneva—Delnor Hospital joined Planetree hospitals and health care organizations around the world in October are celebrating the fourth annual Patient-Centered Care Awareness Month.

    • Posted November 2, 2010
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  • St. Peter to feature Nativity display

    GENEVA—St. Peter Church in Geneva will host the 4rd annual Nativity Exhibition. The public is invited to meander through a large collection of Nativity sets.

    • Posted November 1, 2010
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  • IHSA reminds schools of concussion guidelines

    With the first State Series tournaments of the 2010-11 school year underway this week, the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) is reminding its member schools and officials of the new concussion guidelines set forth by the National...

    • Posted November 1, 2010
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  • Tickets on sale for next Festival Performance Series event

    Tickets will go on sale Monday evenings from 7 to 9 p.m. on Nov. 1, 8 and 15 at the Kaneland High School Box Office for the next event in the Kaneland Community Fine Arts Festival’s Next...

    • Posted November 1, 2010
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