• Girls pound Pretzel Invite field

    KANELAND—It was the 36th annual Pretzel Invite hosted by Freeport High School on Saturday, but the only number that mattered was "1."

    • Posted October 4, 2012
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  • Ryley Bailey named WIAC Offensive Player of the Week

    Platteville, Wis.—The University of Wisconsin-Platteville football team defeated UW-Eau Claire, 49-19, last week.

    • Posted October 4, 2012
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  • Fundraiser set to help send Dyer to Australian track-and-field meet

    Maple Park—Kaneland High School student-athlete Nathan Dyer was selected by “Down Under Sports” to represent the state of Illinois and compete in a track-and-field competition next June in Australia.

    • Posted October 4, 2012
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  • Lady Knights drop tight match to Geneva, beat Ottawa

    KANELAND—Lady Knights volleyball could have rolled through this week with two victories as they enter the final third of the 2012 regular season.

    • Posted October 4, 2012
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  • Soccer takes it on the foot vs. DeKalb

    KANELAND—It's a given that any Northern Illinois Big XII matchup on the soccer pitch is the furthest thing from a guarantee, regardless of record.

    • Posted October 4, 2012
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  • McDole Elementary to celebrate International Walk to School Day

    MONTGOMERY—Kaneland McDole Elementary School in Montgomery will join schools from around the world to celebrate International Walk to School Day on Wednesday, Oct. 3.

    • Posted October 4, 2012
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  • Guest Editorial: Newspapers are community icons

    ongratulations. By holding this newspaper in your hands , you are participating in a strong community tradition that dates back hundreds of years.

    • Posted October 4, 2012
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  • Letter: Save the Kaneville Post Office

    The United States Post Office has begun a process that threatens the village and township of Kaneville with a loss of identity and a loss of vital services.

    • Posted October 4, 2012
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  • Letter: A thank you to those who participated in the Sept. 11 Memorial Firemen’s Garden

    Sept. 11, 2012. It was the day of remembering, giving thanks to so many people who gave of their time and/or materials.

    • Posted October 4, 2012
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  • Letter: A thank you to Elburn Jewel/Osco

    The Elburn Countryside Food Pantry sincerely thanks the Jewel/Osco in Elburn and its team, led by Store Director Luigi De Matteo, for their outstanding support and contributions to the Food Pantry.

    • Posted October 4, 2012
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  • Church News for Oct. 4

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

    • Posted October 4, 2012
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  • Molly Grace Herra

    Brian and Laura Herra of Elburn announce the birth of their daughter, Molly Grace, who was born June 26, 2012, at Delnor-Community Hospital in Geneva.

    • Posted October 4, 2012
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  • Norma E. Reynolds

    Norma E. Reynolds, 80, of Sycamore, formerly of Maple Park, passed away suddenly yet peacefully on Saturday, Sept. 29, at OSF St. Anthony Medical Center in Rockford, Ill.

    • Posted October 4, 2012
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  • Filing period for School Board candidates

    Kaneland—Nominating petition forms for the April 9, 2013, school board election in Kaneland Community Unit School District No. 302 are now available.

    • Posted October 3, 2012
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  • Kids help out

    Mia, Katherine, Sarah, Matthew, Josh and Ty (left to right) are students at Kaneland John Stewart Elementary School. They are helping to promote the annual John Stewart Fall and Winter Clothing and Toy Sale.

    • Posted October 1, 2012
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