• Kane County Bar Foundation announces law school scholarships

    KANE COUNTY—The Kane County Bar Foundation is currently accepting applications for law school scholarships

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • KHS recognizes Students of the Term

    KANELAND—The following KHS students were recognized as Students of the Term for Term 3 of the 2012-13 school year:

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • KCFAF presents to School Board

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on April 8 was given a brief presentation on the upcoming Kaneland Community Fine Arts Festival by Maria Dripps-Paulson, auditorium manager and executive director of the festival.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Water, sewer rate increases to help update aging systems

    ELBURN—The public is invited, along with village trustees, to take a tour of Elburn’s waste-water treatment plant on Saturday, April 20, at 9 a.m.

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • High School students recognized for Land Use Plan participation

    ELBURN—Kaneland High School senior Nick Albano is on the varsity baseball team. He’s also an Eagle Scout, a cross country runner on his high school team, a participant in the Model United Nations Club and a member...

    • Posted April 18, 2013
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  • Junior Lauren Zick placed second in the long jump at the Jill Holmes Invitational Saturday with a leap of 16 feet, 9.5 inches. Photo by Patti Wilk
    Big win, small margin

    KHS earns slim team win at home meet by Mike Slodki KANELAND—There’s nothing like seeing what you’re made of on your home track. Kaneland girls track has a lot of substance and talent, based on the first-place...

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • Casey Crosby fires a pitch from the mound in 2012 action as a member of the Toledo Mud Hens. 					     Photo courtesy of Toledo Mud Hens
    Ready for more

    Photo: Casey Crosby fires a pitch from the mound in 2012 action as a member of the Toledo Mud Hens. Photo courtesy of Toledo Mud Hens First big-league start whets Crosby’s appetite by Mike Sandrolini ELBURN—Casey Crosby...

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • Softball returns to regular action

    Following weather delays and road trip, KHS finds consistency by Mike Slodki KANELAND—It was good to finally take to the softball diamond on Illinois soil. The experience on Thursday was made even better with a handy win....

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • Photos: Kaneland vs. Sterling April 6

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    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • #10 gets hit
    See-saw start to season

    View Photos After rough start, Knights baseball wins 4 of last 5 by Mike Slodki KANELAND—It’s a case of slowly but surely for the boys in black. After dropping its first five games of the...

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • A week of firsts

    Kaneland soccer scores first goal, earns first win of season by Mike Slodki Kaneland—By the looks of it, the Kaneland Lady Knights will play teams quite tough in 2013. The only question is whether or not wins...

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • Elsie Ottens

    Elsie Ottens, 91, of Aurora, passed away suddenly, following a brief illness, in the early morning hours of Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at Provena Mercy Center Hospital in Aurora. She is now free to live eternally in...

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • Editorial: The results are in

    ... And just like that, 2013 Consolidated Election season is over. Kaput. Finito.

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • HMS Mattina Brass Ensemble performs the Star Spangled Banner at football game

    SCHAUMBURG, ILL.—Kaneland Harter Middle School‘s Mattina Brass Ensemble on March 17 performed The Star Spangled Banner during the opening ceremony of the Chicago Slaughter’s football game.

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • KC Health Dept. officially files for accreditation

    ILLINOIS—With the help of Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck and Kane County Board Chairman Chris Lauzen, the Kane County Health Department officially submitted its documentation needed for national accreditation during a recent ceremony.

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • SG resident granted ownership of property, right-of-way

    SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove Village Board members on April 2 voted to allow resident Warren Hestekin to take ownership of property on the east side dead end of Calkins Drive.

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • A sale for all

    A spring clothing and toy sale on Friday and Saturday at Kaneland John Stewart Elementary School in Elburn.

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • The exciting 2013 Kaneland Community Fine Arts Festival

    by Maria Dripps-Paulson Executive director, Kaneland Fine Arts Festival The Kaneland Community Fine Arts Festival (KCFAF) promises to be an amazing celebration of the arts, with more than 30 professional visual and performing artists showcased, as well...

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • East Moline momentum

    First-ever win at traditional outdoor opener for boys track By Mike Slodki Kaneland—For the talent pool near the Quad Cities, to take the unofficial opener of the 2013 outdoor season is a big deal for the Knights...

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • Elburn Village Board approves Land Use Plan

    ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board at its April 1 meeting approved the village’s Comprehensive Land Use Plan, a project approximately one year in the making.

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • Editorial: The results are in

    … And just like that, 2013 Consolidated Election season is over. Kaput. Finito. Tuesday’s election festivities resulted in some familiar officials staying put in their current position, as well as some new faces hitting the local government...

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • Pint-sized bar opens

    Paisano’s owners to open Eddie Gaedel Pub and Grill in Elburn ELBURN—Small-business owners Annette and Dick Theobald are tentatively scheduled to open the Eddie Gaedel Pub and Grill, located at 117 North Main St.

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • Letter: Thank you to the voters

    I would like to thank the residents of Sugar Grove for giving me the opportunity to serve as village president for another four years.

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • Kaneland’s got talent

    The 12th Annual Kaneland Talent Show, was held Friday at the auditorium.

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • Jurcenko named to University of Findlay dean’s list

    FINDLAY, OHIO—Lindsay Jurcenko of Elburn was recently named to the University of Findlay dean’s list for the fall 2012 semester.

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • Elburn plan commissioner wins seat on Village Board

    ELBURN—Patricia Schuberg said that one of her major goals for the village, now that she has won a seat on the Elburn Village Board, is to get the word out about Elburn.

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • Community Corner: The exciting 2013 Kaneland Community Fine Arts Festival

    The Kaneland Community Fine Arts Festival (KCFAF) promises to be an amazing celebration of the arts, with more than 30 professional visual and performing artists showcased, as well as over 500 student art pieces displayed and an...

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • Elburn residents may see water, sewer rate increase

    Village considers adding a finance director ELBURN—Residents may soon see an increase in their water and sewer rates if next year’s budget is approved. The increase was discussed at Monday’s Committee of the Whole meeting.

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • Earning his wings

    An Eagle Scout Court of Honor for Nick Albano was held March 3 at the Congregational United Methodist Church of Christ in St. Charles.

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • Firchau, Ream to wed

    Bruce and Mary Sue Firchau of Elburn announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren, to Adam Ream, son of Steve and Anita Ream of Hampshire, Ill.

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • Letter: Comment regarding April 1 SG Township Board meeting

    I attended the Sugar Grove Township meeting on April 1. Harry Davis was the acting supervisor since Dan Nagel was asked to resign.

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • Sugar Grove receives grant, fitness template

    SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove Village Board members on Tuesday accepted a grant to install countdown timers at the intersection of Route 47 and Galena Boulevard.

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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