• Elburn Chamber to offer scholarships

    ELBURN—The Elburn Chamber of Commerce has awarded one and often two scholarships each year to deserving graduating students in the Kaneland School District.

    • Posted February 27, 2012
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  • Kane County Sheriff offers scholarship

    Kane County—Kane County Sheriff Pat Perez will award one scholarship to a Kane County resident in the amount of $500.

    • Posted February 27, 2012
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  • Above and beyond: more than just a job

    ELBURN—A group of residents at the Meadows apartments want to express their thanks and appreciation for all the personal touches and thoughtful generosity the traveling librarians from the Elburn Town and Country Library, Susan Humm and Terry...

    • Posted February 26, 2012
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  • And the award goes to …

    The 1979 Girls Basketball and the the 1977 Girls Volleyball team were inducted into the Hall of Fame.

    • Posted February 26, 2012
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  • FVCC announces students of the month

    Kaneland—The Fox Valley Career Center announced its students of the month for the month of January.

    • Posted February 25, 2012
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  • Engineering Enterprises Inc. wins ACEC-IL Award

    Normal, ILL.—Fifty-one Illinois firms were recognized for excellence in engineering before an audience of over 300 engineers, clients and government officials at an Awards Luncheon held Feb. 3 at The Marriott Hotel and Conference Center in Normal,...

    • Posted February 25, 2012
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  • Experiencing Civil War history firsthand

    KHS group to visit Virg., Penn., D.C. by Keith Beebe KANELAND—Kaneland High School teacher Javier Martinez in March 2011 took a group of 18 students on a spring field trip to Virginia, Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C.

    • Posted February 24, 2012
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  • Alli’s journey

    ELBURN—Kaneland graduate Alli Rowland looks back on a day when she was in choir class and told her teacher that she didn't feel well. She knew the symptoms and realized she was going into a seizure.

    • Posted February 24, 2012
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  • Open house updates SG drainage plan

    SUGAR GROVE—The Village of Sugar Grove on Tuesday hosted an Open House for the Mallard Point/Rolling Oaks area drainage project.

    • Posted February 24, 2012
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  • Editorial: Let’s follow the Mallard Point example

    At the end of January, we devoted this space to echoing the sentiments of many residents and leaders in the area by publicly urging Sugar Grove officials to return to the negotiating table to find a resolution...

    • Posted February 24, 2012
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  • Kaneville introduces new village clerk

    KANEVILLE—The Kaneville Village Board on Feb. 16 introduced and welcomed their future village clerk.

    • Posted February 24, 2012
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  • Village increases base water, sewer

    ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board voted to increase base water and sewer rates at its meeting on Tuesday.

    • Posted February 24, 2012
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  • Kaneland seeks committee members

    Kaneland—Kaneland School District seeks to add members to its Citizens’ Advisory Committee (CAC), Finance Advisory Committee (FAC) and the Kaneland Foundation.

    • Posted February 24, 2012
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  • Learning the culture

    Dennis Paige appeared at the Town and Country Library on Feb. 20. He talked about Native Americans and how they lived and survived.

    • Posted February 24, 2012
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  • Kaneland announces its educators of the Year nominees

    Kaneland—The Kaneland School District Nominating Committee announced its 2012 honorees.

    • Posted February 24, 2012
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  • Mr. Kaneland’s moves

    James Lim was the winner of the sixth annual Mr. Kaneland competition held on Feb. 17 at the high school auditorium.

    • Posted February 24, 2012
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  • Two Guys and Free Spaghetti offer free spaghetti dinner

    ST. CHARLES—Two Guys and Free Spaghetti will provide a homemade spaghetti and meatballs dinner with beverage, salad, garlic bread and homemade dessert ...

    • Posted February 24, 2012
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  • ‘Team of Rivals’ tour

    World-renowned historian Doris Kearns Goodwin (right), author of the best-selling book “Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln,” toured Aurora University's Phillips Library on Feb. 7 to view a traveling display on Abraham Lincoln.

    • Posted February 24, 2012
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  • SG police blotter for Feb. 24

    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 February 24, 2012
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  • Lunch with friends

    The Kaneville Lunch Bunch got together on Wednesday, Feb. 15 at noon at the community center.

    • Posted February 24, 2012
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  • School trip, jazz gig

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    • Posted February 24, 2012
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  • A must see Thursday

    KANELAND—For a squad that has gone largely untested for the position it’s in, Kaneland girls basketball showed it belongs in a mid-February basketball setting.

    • Posted February 23, 2012
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  • All-stater Gust caps KHS wrestling’s Champaign trip

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill.—As the 2011-12 wrestling season rolled on, it became apparent that this was a season that many Knights could be proud of.

    • Posted February 23, 2012
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  • Next stop: Platteville for Knight Buschbacher

    KANELAND—When finally having made his college commitment choice, Kaneland senior football standout Quinn Buschbacher must have felt like he had an entire open field after a bubble screen.

    • Posted February 23, 2012
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  • Yorkville gets the best of Knight boys

    KANELAND—After a long drive to Streator led to victory earlier last week, Kaneland was looking to ride the victory bus against Yorkville right in its own backyard.

    • Posted February 23, 2012
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  • High school soccer eliminates “soft red”

    INDIANAPOLIS—In a continued emphasis on improving sportsmanship, the “soft red” has been eliminated in high school soccer.

    • Posted February 23, 2012
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  • Kaneville UMC Men’s Club offer chili supper

    KANEVILLE—The Kaneville United Methodist Church (UMC) Men’s Club chili supper will be held Saturday, Feb. 25, 5 to 7:30 p.m. in the KUMC basement.

    • Posted February 23, 2012
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  • Nancy M. Baum

    Nancy M. Baum, 74, of Aurora, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012. She was born on June 11, 1937, in Dog Fork, Ken., daughter of the late Raleigh and Nellie Marie Herbert

    • Posted February 23, 2012
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  • Alexander L. Haas

    Alexander L. Haas, 20, born Sept. 6, 1991, passed away suddenly on Feb. 12, 2012.

    • Posted February 23, 2012
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  • Arnold “Arnie” F. Leifheit

    Arnold "Arnie" F. Leifheit, 94, of Sugar Grove, passed from this life to eternal life on Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2012, at his son’s home in Batavia, surrounded by the love of his family.

    • Posted February 23, 2012
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  • Letter: My family was needlessly scared

    Not sure if this is considered "news," but I thought I would share in hopes that it doesn't ever have to happen to anyone else.

    • Posted February 23, 2012
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  • Letter: Who is wasteful?

    The Hinckley Lions Club has held their annual auction for 38 years.

    • Posted February 23, 2012
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