All posts tagged "Pat Hill"

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    Hill’s Country Store promotes epilepsy awareness

    KANEVILLE—Hill’s Country Store, aka the “Purple Store,” in Kaneville, is participating in the Great Purple Cupcake Project for the second consecutive year, from now through Sunday, March 30, at the store’s location, 2S133 Harter Road. The project...

    • Posted March 28, 2014
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    Photos: A night at the races

    Elburn Chamber of Commerce Winter Dinner, “A Night at the Races,” was held at the Elburn Lions Club Saturday. Pat Hill (left) of Hill’s Country Store received the Member of the Year Award, and Annette Theobold (right)...

    • Posted February 14, 2014
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  • Kaneville looks forward to 2014

    KANEVILLE—Kaneville Village President Pat Hill’s list of goals for 2014 are straightforward and to the point. There are road improvements she would like to complete this next year, concerning the resurfacing of Merrill Avenue and Lovell Road...

    • Posted January 1, 2014
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  • Kaneville looks back on the year

    by Natalie Juns KANEVILLE—Kaneville Village President Pat Hill believes the village’s greatest accomplishment for 2013 was saving its local village post office. Hill found out in early December that the village’s efforts to save the Kaneville Post...

    • Posted December 27, 2013
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    Old-fashioned Christmas celebration in Kaneville

    by Susan O’Neill KANEVILLE—Celebrate the season with an old-fashioned Christmas in Kaneville on Saturday, Dec. 7. The festivities will begin at 8:30 a.m. in front of the Kaneville Community Center at Harter and Main Street roads, with...

    • Posted November 28, 2013
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  • A thank you from Kaneville Fest

    A belated thank you to everyone who helped make this year’s Kaneville Fest a great success. We especially want to thank our many sponsors: Dee Withey, Schollmeyer Landscaping, Fresh Lift Cleaning Services, AFM Electrical, Alex McTavish, Russell...

    • Posted November 27, 2013
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    Kaneville Fest 2013 a success in the community

    KANEVILLE—Horse-drawn wagon rides, face-painting, an ice cream eating contest, a fireworks display, and many other attractions contributed to a successful 2013 Kaneville Fest. Approximately 250 area residents attended the festivities the weekend of Aug. 22-25. “(Kaneville Fest)...

    • Posted September 13, 2013
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  • Hill’s Country Store hosts ‘Great Purple Cupcake Project’

    KANEVILLE—Hill’s Country Store, 2S133 Harter Road, in Kaneville, is currently hosting a charity event called the “Great Purple Cupcake Project” as a way to raise epilepsy awareness.

    • Posted March 28, 2013
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  • Kaneville Post Office to reduce hours

    KANEVILLE—An announcement calling for reduced hours at the Kaneville Post Office was made during the Kaneville Village Board meeting on Feb. 21.

    • Posted February 28, 2013
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  • Calendar puts Kaneville’s rich history on display

    KANEVILLE—At last, there is a calendar to commemorate and depict the history of Kaneville. The “Remember When” 2013 calendar marries each month of the year to a piece of Kaneville history.

    • Posted October 28, 2012
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  • Kaneville Board talks Post Office hours

    Calls for residents to attend Nov. 1 meeting KANEVILLE—Kaneville Village Board members on Oct. 18 discussed the upcoming forum that will outline the possibility of reduced hours for the Kaneville Post Office.

    • Posted October 25, 2012
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  • Kaneville remembers former village president

    KANEVILLE—Bob Rodney was known to many Kaneville residents as the meticulous village president who got things done, but to his grandchildren, he was simply “Mayor Bob-Bob.”

    • Posted August 9, 2012
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  • Raffling relief for Southern Illinois tornado victims

    Kaneville store plans raffle for Southern Illinois tornado victims KANEVILLE—Pat Hill's fundraising effort for families affected by the tornado that ripped through Southern Illinois on Feb. 29 began with a collection jar on the checkout counter of her...

    • Posted March 29, 2012
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  • Kaneville looking within village for building code enforcement

    KANEVILLE—The Village of Kaneville has been looking for a building code enforcer for many months, but budget constraints made the search more difficult.

    • Posted March 23, 2012
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  • The search continues

    Kaneville discusses changes in search for enforcement officer KANEVILLE—The Kaneville Village Board last Thursday decided to change directions with tits current search for a Zoning and Building Enforcement Officer, while members are still trying to solidify the officer’s...

    • Posted January 27, 2012
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  • Kaneville trustees discuss zoning, building code officer

    KANEVILLE—The Kaneville Village Board last Thursday discussed the hiring of a Village Zoning and Building Code Enforcement Officer.

    • Posted December 23, 2011
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  • Kaneville to commemorate KHS baseball state champs

    KANEVILLE—The Kaneville Village Board on Oct. 20 passed a resolution to purchase signs commemorating the Kaneland High School’s Boy’s Baseball State Championship.

    • Posted October 28, 2011
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  • Village raises funds for fireworks

    The fundraising for the Kaneville Fest fireworks never stops. As soon as enough money is raised for this year's display, event organizers begin working on the following year's show.

    • Posted August 25, 2011
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  • Kaneville installs new village sign

    Kaneville—After months of planning and location searching, the village of Kaneville has finally installed its new village sign.

    • Posted June 27, 2011
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  • Kaneville finds location for new roadside sign

    Kaneville—Kaneville Village Board member Pat Hill told the board on April 21 that she had found a location within village limits to place the new roadside sign.

    • Posted May 1, 2011
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  • Rocking the Reading Cafe

    Kaneland—Enter the Reading Cafe at Blackberry Creek Elementary School on the second floor overlooking the library, and you won't see a typical classroom, or library for that matter.

    • Posted March 4, 2011
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  • Fill up on holiday cheer in Kaneville

    Kaneville is celebrating Christmas with all the delights of the season on Saturday, Dec 4. The village will be alive with food, gifts and entertainment.

    • Posted December 3, 2010
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  • Citizen Police Academy gives glimpse into police work

    KANEVILLE—After Pat Hill’s business, Hill’s Country Store in Kaneville, was burglarized more than a year ago, she wondered why it took the police so long to take fingerprints.

    • Posted July 16, 2010
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  • Kaneville loses a good friend

    KANEVILLE—Kaneville lost a stalwart member of the community last week, when life-long resident Leon Gramley passed away on Friday.

    • Posted January 22, 2010
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  • Letter: Thank you for supporting Kaneville Fest

    Kaneville Fest has come and gone.

    • Posted October 14, 2009
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  • Kaneville ends summer with fun-filled fest

    KANEVILLE—Kaneville residents are gearing up for an end-of-summer weekend of fun, music, food, contests and activities for all ages.

    • Posted July 24, 2009
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  • Letter: Thanks from Kaneville basball and softball

    I would like to thank Dick and Annette Theobald of Paisano’s Pizza and Grill for hosting our BBQ Fundraiser for the Kaneville Boys Baseball and Kaneville Girls Softball teams.

    • Posted July 16, 2009
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  • Break-in is attempted at purple store

    KANEVILLE—The peaceful environment of Kaneville was shattered on Friday morning, along with the front window at the purple store. Sometime about 3 a.m., someone took the large antique milk jug on the side of the store and...

    • Posted June 25, 2009
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  • Kaneville Village Board

    Two incumbents and two new candidates are running for three positions on the Kaneville Village Board. All of the candidates said they want to be involved in the decisions that will determine the future of the village...

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • How would you define progress?

    Ask someone what progress means to them, and most will include the concept of “moving forward” and/or making things better in some way.

    • Posted February 12, 2009
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  • Perspectives on growth

    One thing people can agree on is that growth, for the time being, has slowed significantly. The economy, housing market and credit crunch have all contributed to reducing the number of homes and businesses that are coming...

    • Posted February 12, 2009
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  • What people want

    “What do you want to see in your town in the future?” That was the question posed to random and not-so-random people on the street and in the businesses of Kaneville,...

    • Posted February 12, 2009
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