• Library trustee recognized for years of service

    Sugar Grove—The Sugar Grove Library Board on May 12 recognized trustees leaving the board.

    • Posted June 3, 2011
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  • Police blotter for June 3

    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 June 3, 2011
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  • Must they eat cake?

    The engagement is announced, the date is set, attendants are selected and now the wedding plans begin. Dresses, tuxes, ceremony site, reception site, invitations, menu, guest list, flowers, cake ...

    • Posted June 3, 2011
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  • Schwarz recognized for 10 years of service

    Sugar Grove—The Sugar Grove Library Board on May 26 recognized Alison Schwarz for 10 years of employment at the library.

    • Posted June 3, 2011
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  • Church news for June 3

    A look through this week's church news and events.

    • Posted June 3, 2011
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  • A ‘lil help from the Troop

    Boy Scout Troop 7 carries the flag to Blackberry Township Cemetery for Elburn’s Memorial Day observance on Monday.

    • Posted June 3, 2011
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  • New administrators

    The Kaneland School District hosted an open house on May 23 to welcome its new administrators.

    • Posted June 3, 2011
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  • Guest Editorial: Fermilab: A tradition of scientific excellence benefitting the nation

    by U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren (R-14) In March of this year, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, located in my home district, announced the possible discovery of a new type of boson particle.

    • Posted June 2, 2011
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  • Phillip James Perlinski

    Phillip James Perlinski, 62, of Elburn, passed away Monday May 30, 2011, at Delnor Hospital in Geneva.

    • Posted June 2, 2011
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  • Regional rampage: KHS baseball earns title plaque in Sycamore

    SYCAMORE—Bobby Thorson may have never pitched a bigger game in his life. Jacob Razo may have not had a bigger hit in a his life.

    • Posted June 2, 2011
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  • WCC baseball adds to honors

    SUGAR GROVE—Waubonsee Community College’s record-setting baseball season may have come to a halt in the finals of the Region IV Division III Tournament, but the honors for the Chiefs continue to roll in.

    • Posted June 2, 2011
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  • Taylor-made: Senior is Class 2A 110m hurdle champ

    CHARLESTON—West Point wants the best and brightest. It’s a good thing, because Knights senior Taylor Andrews showed he not only has those traits, but it also among the fastest.

    • Posted June 2, 2011
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  • Maple Park baseball fun with pancakes

    MAPLE PARK—Maple Park Baseball will host its annual Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, June 12, at the Maple Park American Legion. Breakfast will be served from 7 a.m. to noon.

    • Posted June 2, 2011
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  • Softball reaches end of 2011 season with loss to Sycamore

    KANELAND—With the rivalry between Kaneland and Sycamore softball, the battle is bound to shift one way when the stakes are higher at a certain point.

    • Posted June 2, 2011
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  • Norman’s conquest

    Junior pitcher Alex Norman, graduate of Kaneland High School in 2008, earned First Team honors on the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) All-Central Region Team for Beloit College.

    • Posted June 2, 2011
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  • Letter: I don’t understand Kaneland policy

    Wednesday, May 25, was the Kaneland High School Senior Athletic Awards Banquet. Unfortunately, the school did not plan to acknowledge all senior athletes invited—only those whose parents remembered to get their RSVPs in on time.

    • Posted June 2, 2011
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  • Letter: Poppy Days a huge success for veterans

    The members of the Daniel Simpson American Legion Auxiliary No. 630, Elburn, wish to thank the community for their generosity toward our Poppy Days on May 20 and 21.

    • Posted June 2, 2011
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  • Letter: State cuts target most vulnerable

    Illinois is planning devastating cuts to services for individuals with physical, developmental and intellectual disabilities.

    • Posted June 2, 2011
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  • Letter: Gambling won’t help state’s problems

    News reports suggest that state lawmakers are considering an expansion of gambling–including a casino for Chicago. The state of Illinois has a serious revenue shortfall, thanks to out-of-control spending habits. Gambling will not alleviate this...

    • Posted June 2, 2011
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  • Barbara Ann Andersen Wood

    Barbara Ann Andersen Wood, 75, of Maple Park, passed away peacefully early Saturday, May 28, 2011, after a two-year struggle with Leukemia.

    • Posted June 2, 2011
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  • Opening on Library Board

    Sugar Grove—The Sugar Grove Library Board is accepting letters of interest to fill two open position on the board.

    • Posted June 2, 2011
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