• Crossed over

    Lady Knights drop tussle to Sterling KANELAND—It wouldn't be a nice way to end the season, but for KHS girls basketball, the beginning of the end won't even start for another two weeks.

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • Wrestlers drop regular season finale

    Kaneland—There would be no repeat of last year's final regular season stop.

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • Super Fans

    On Saturday, Rich and Nancy Miller were presented with the "Friends of the Program" award from the Kaneland basketball program.

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • Repeat champs

    A group of local student-athletes helped form the repeat state champion Martinez Fox Valley Elite wrestling team.

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • Letter: Fine Arts Festival’s 14th season rolls on

    KANELAND—After a spectacular start with the fourth annual Lee Murdock Hometown Concert, featuring guest star Anne Hills, the Kaneland Community Fine Arts Festival’s 14th season will continue to be an outstanding one.

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • Letter: Thank you to the Elburn Lions Club

    I had one of the surprises of my life on Saturday, Jan. 19, when I was awarded the Melvin Jones Fellow Award by the Elburn Lions Club. This letter is to say thank you to the Elburn...

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • Discussion on Elburn Station will wait another week

    ELBURN—A number of residents showed up at Tuesday’s Village Board meeting, but those who thought they would witness a discussion regarding the Elburn Station came away disappointed.

    • Posted January 26, 2013
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  • Local teens receive Brattin Civic Youth Award

    AURORA—Last December marked a significant month for Sugar Grove resident and Rosary High School junior Julia Hoyda.

    • Posted January 26, 2013
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  • Parson celebrates 40 years with SG Fire Dept.

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Fire Department on Jan. 6 held a surprise party for Assistant Fire Chief Wayne Parson in honor of his 40th year working for the Fire Protection District.

    • Posted January 26, 2013
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  • Windsor West subdivision inquires about landscape development plan

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday was approached by Linda Wischnowski, the association manager of Association Partners Inc., and Carol Jolley, secretary of Windsor West Communities, in regard to the state of the landscape development...

    • Posted January 26, 2013
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  • West Physical Therapy, SG Legion assemble packages for area servicemen

    SUGAR GROVE—West Physical Therapy’s Sugar Grove and Geneva locations collected items in December 2012 to put in care packages to send to local servicemen and women stationed overseas. Sugar Grove American Legion Post 1271 assembled and shipped...

    • Posted January 26, 2013
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  • HorsePower fundraiser a hit

    ST. CHARLES—A fundraiser for HorsePower Therapeutic Riding was held at St. Charles Bowl on Saturday.

    • Posted January 26, 2013
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  • Waubonsee works to help students complete credentials

    SUGAR GROVE—When Waubonsee Community College students stop by a special “Graduation Station” at the Sugar Grove Campus next month, they’ll receive information on how to apply for a degree or certificate online, and watch clips of the...

    • Posted January 26, 2013
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  • Photos: That’ll do it—Wise retires

    Bud Wise (back row, right) and his co-workers enjoy his retirement party on Dec. 19 at Hogan/Walker John Deere in Elburn. Wise worked at Jewel for 38 years and has been with John Deere since 1996. The...

    • Posted January 26, 2013
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  • Kaneland Educator of the Year representatives announced

    KANELAND—The following educators and support staff will represent Kaneland District 302 in Kane County’s 2013 Educator-of-the-Year competition:

    • Posted January 26, 2013
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  • Chicken Soup Lunch Sale set for Feb. 3

    AURORA—The Sisterhood of Temple B'nai Israel’s third annual Chicken Soup Lunch Sale will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 3, at the synagogue, 400 N. Edgelawn, Aurora.

    • Posted January 26, 2013
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  • Drew it up

    David's clutch 3 beats rival Sycamore; KHS also downs L-P KANELAND—Your boys basketball team is 11-6, 5-1 in the Northern Illinois Big XII setting, and 10-2 in its last 12 contests.

    • Posted January 26, 2013
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  • Knights grab 5th on NIB-12 mat

    Kaneland’s 145-pound entry, Dan Goress, wins NIB-12 bracket SYCAMORE—Seeing what the rest of the Northern Illinois Big XII Conference can offer provides a nice opportunity.

    • Posted January 26, 2013
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  • Lost weekend

    KHS girls drop pair at Sycamore, L-P Kaneland—Kaneland girls basketball went through a weekend they'd like to have back, or not go through again.

    • Posted January 26, 2013
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  • Bowlers handle IMSA

    KHS group also deals with tough NIB-12 field KANELAND—For their second win of 2012-13, Kaneland High School bowling didn't have to go far.

    • Posted January 26, 2013
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  • Editorial: Three-part effort needed to solve parking lot problem

    Last week, we used this space to clarify the difference between editorial writing (which includes our opinion) and news writing (which does not).

    • Posted January 26, 2013
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  • Stewart reappointed to Presence Mercy Board

    Karen Stewart

    • Posted January 26, 2013
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  • Rosenwinkel named to Beloit College dean’s list

    BELOIT, WIS.—Stephanie Rosenwinkel, of Elburn has been named to the Beloit College dean's list for the 2012 fall semester. Rosenwinkel is a freshman.

    • Posted January 26, 2013
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  • Krauss to star in Bryan College’s ‘Spitfire Grill’

    DAYTON, TENN.—Wendy Krauss of Sugar Grove will play a lead role in the Bryan College Hilltop Players' production of "The Spitfire Grill" beginning Friday, Jan. 25.

    • Posted January 26, 2013
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  • Edward Joseph Foster

    Doug and Chris Foster of Sugar Grove announce the birth of their son, Edward Joseph, who was born Dec. 13, 2012, at Delnor-Community Hospital in Geneva. He weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces, and was 21 inches long....

    • Posted January 26, 2013
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  • Doris M. Nier

    Doris M. Nier, 95, of Kaneville, found everlasting peace in her heavenly home after passing away at home, surrounded by the love and prayers of her family, in the early morning hours of Jan. 20, 2013.

    • Posted January 26, 2013
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  • Photos: A little bit of everything at John Stewart

    he annual variety show was held at Kaneland John Stewart Elementary School on Jan. 6. There were several impressive acts.

    • Posted January 23, 2013
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  • Lighting the night sky

    Montgomery neighborhood lights lanterns for Newtown victims MONTGOMERY—Just a few days prior to Christmas, a neighborhood in Montgomery held a memorial for the 26 victims who lost their lives in the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting that occurred on...

    • Posted January 23, 2013
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  • Three subjects charged with reckless conduct for BB pistol shooting near Sugar Grove

    KANE COUNTY—The Kane County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an incident in which subjects traveling in a car used a BB pistol to shoot at subjects in another car.

    • Posted January 23, 2013
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  • Board attempts consensus on Elburn Station change recommendations

    ELBURN—The Elburn Station discussion continued during the Committee of the Whole meeting on Monday, with trustees attempting to come to some agreement on a counter-offer to ShoDeen developer Dave Patzelt that would be more in line with...

    • Posted January 23, 2013
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  • FVCC courses teach alternative energy

    MAPLE PARK—As the debate regarding alternative energy and the credibility and the consequences of climate change continues, there are individuals attempting to bring reason, skill, science and action to the table.

    • Posted January 23, 2013
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  • Trustees agree to second vending machine at train station

    ELBURN—Elburn trustees at Monday’s Committee of the Whole meeting agreed to approve an application and license for a second vending machine at the Elburn Metra train station.

    • Posted January 23, 2013
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