• Thanksgiving poses potential problems for pets

    CHICAGO—BluePearl Veterinary Partners urges people to practice caution over the Thanksgiving holiday, as many of the items prepared for humans to feast on may pose serious problems to their furry and feathered friends.

    • Posted November 22, 2012
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  • Goodbye, Cottonwood Farm; Hello, Autumn Lane

    INCKLEY/BIG ROCK—Gianina Ludwig has lived in Hinckley and Big Rock her entire life, and at a very young age was raised around horses.

    • Posted November 21, 2012
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  • 2 Elburn residents charged with cannabis trafficking

    ELBURN—Two Elburn residents were among the five suspects recently arrested following a three-month-long investigation into cannabis trafficking that yielded a seizure of 598 pounds of cannabis.

    • Posted November 21, 2012
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  • Take care to enjoy holiday feasts

    KANE COUNTY—What would the holidays be without a sumptuous family feast? But as you prepare that large meal, you should take precautions to prevent food borne illness.

    • Posted November 21, 2012
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  • 3 goals at a time for State Champ Clinton

    Class 2A cross-country queen applies skills to triathlon circuit Kaneland—Many fellow cross-country runners were witness to Kaneland High School sophomore Victoria Clinton's success at the Class 2A State meet in Peoria two weeks ago, specifically the back of...

    • Posted November 21, 2012
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  • Winter Sports Preview: Lady Knights look for more

    With a large group of returning players, Kaneland looks to exceed last year’s stellar season KANELAND—Could this be a lucky seven for coach Ernie Colombe and crew?

    • Posted November 21, 2012
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  • Winter Sports Preview: Season of change

    Knight cagers hope returnees lead team full of newcomers KANELAND—There seems to be a wrinkle at the beginning of every Kaneland High School boys basketball season.

    • Posted November 21, 2012
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  • Winter Sports Preview: Grapplers count on experienced core

    KANELAND—Last year brought a handful of success for Kaneland High School wrestling.

    • Posted November 21, 2012
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  • Winter Sports Preview: Senior-laden KHS bowlers hope to lay hurt to pins

    KANELAND—Bowlers representing Kane-land High School are taking to the local lanes with a love of the sport.

    • Posted November 21, 2012
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  • Photos: Scoring some spaghetti

    The Kaneland boys basketball program held it's fourth annual spaghetti dinner on Nov. 15 at the high school cafeteria.

    • Posted November 21, 2012
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  • Editorial: Many reasons to give thanks on Thanksgiving

    It’s funny how one’s perception of Thanksgiving will develop during their life.

    • Posted November 21, 2012
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  • Letter: Kane County recycling extravaganza a ‘thundering success’

    The Kane County recycling event on Nov. 10, in celebration of America Recycles Day, was a thundering success.

    • Posted November 21, 2012
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  • Letter: A thank you to Kaneville residents

    Thanks to everyone in Kaneville who has contacted Rep. Randy Hultgren to ask for assistance in our campaign against the 50 percent reduction in window service in our Kaneville Post Office, which USPS has proclaimed will take...

    • Posted November 21, 2012
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  • Letter: Consider chiropractic treatment

    Earlier this year Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls injured his lower back and missed quite a few games without finding any pain relief.

    • Posted November 21, 2012
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  • Book of Genesis study

    ST. CHARLES—The study of the Book of Genesis will be given by Bible Study Fellowship International on Wednesday mornings, 9:10 to 11 a.m. from now until May 2013 at Riverside Community Church, St. Charles.

    • Posted November 21, 2012
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  • Martha Jeanne Vanatta

    Martha Jeanne Vanatta, 84 of Rochelle, Ill., formerly of Kaneville, died Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012, at Kishwaukee Community Hospital.

    • Posted November 21, 2012
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  • H. Ernie Bishop

    H. Ernie Bishop, 66, of Elburn, formerly of Drums, Penn., and Oswego, Ill., passed away on Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, and is now free from his brief but fierce battle with cancer.

    • Posted November 21, 2012
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  • Wilma Jeannette Keller

    A Memorial Mass for Wilma Jeannette Keller will take place at 10 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 30, at St. Gall Church in Elburn, with inurnment to follow at St. Gall Cemetery.

    • Posted November 21, 2012
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  • HorsePower Therapeutic Riding Volunteer Orientation

    MAPLE PARK—HorsePower Therapeutic Riding in Maple Park will hold a Volunteer Orientation on Thursday, Nov. 29, for individuals interested in joining their growing organization.

    • Posted November 20, 2012
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  • Poinsettia Sale

    KANELAND—Kaneland Performing Arts Boosters will organize a Poinsettia Sale this holiday season.

    • Posted November 20, 2012
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  • Turkey Bowl 2012

    ELBURN—The seventh annual Blackberry Creek Charity Turkey Bowl will take place at 8 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 22 (Thanksgiving morning), behind Blackberry Creek Elementary School, 1122 S. Anderson Road, Elburn.

    • Posted November 18, 2012
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  • Callaghan inducted into St Joseph’s honor society

    RENSSELAER, IND.—Elburn resident Tyler Callaghan was one of 46 students recently inducted into Saint Joseph’s College chapter of Alpha Lambda Delta honor society.

    • Posted November 17, 2012
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  • Kaneland students honored at Illinois Art Educators conference

    KANELAND—Kaneland John Stewart Elementary students Kaley Barsic and Abbie Durbala, and John Shields Elementary student Kamryn Riggle, on Nov. 3 were honored at the Illinois Art Educators Association Conference for outstanding art work.

    • Posted November 16, 2012
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  • SG Walgreens holds soft opening

    Store will officially open in early January SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove Village President Sean Michels on Tuesday said he’s excited and proud to have Walgreens become a part of the Sugar Grove family.

    • Posted November 16, 2012
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  • Elburn village trustee earns honors from HCSC

    ELBURN—Each year, Health Care Services Corporation honors employees who exemplify the spirit, principles and actions of diversity and inclusion at work and in the communities it serves.

    • Posted November 16, 2012
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  • School records for Kaneland class of 2007

    KANELAND—Kaneland High School has copies of permanent cumulative records for the class of 2007.

    • Posted November 16, 2012
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  • FVCC announces Students of the Month for September

    KANELAND—Kaneland High School students Paige Nachreiner (Early Childhood II) and Drew Wagner (Electrician II) were recognized by Fox Valley Career Center as Students of the Month for September.

    • Posted November 16, 2012
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  • ‘Miracle’ Meagan turns 3

    ELBURN—Doctors three years ago advised Elburn resident Luellen Seals to terminate her pregnancy because of the slim chance of her unborn daughter surviving.

    • Posted November 15, 2012
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  • KHS community helps aid Sandy victims

    KANELAND—Kaneland High School Assistant Principal Diane McFarlin considers herself a “Jersey girl” at heart. Her husband is from New Jersey, and she grew up near the eastern seaboard.

    • Posted November 15, 2012
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  • A ‘lil leaf clean-up fun

    Mary, 3, Joseph, 2 and Loretta Rigitano "help" their parents clean up leaves on a blustery day recently in the front of their home in Elburn.

    • Posted November 15, 2012
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  • Districts give school board members heartfelt thanks

    KANELAND—Nov. 15, 2012, has been designated as School Board Members Day in Illinois, and Kaneland School District 302 is joining other districts across the state to thank these community volunteers for their commitment and contributions to our...

    • Posted November 15, 2012
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  • KHS’ ‘You Can’t Take It With You’

    KANELAND—Advance purchase tickets are now on sale for Kaneland High School’s performance of “You Can’t Take It With You,” a comedic play in three acts by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart.

    • Posted November 15, 2012
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