All posts by Amanda Niemi

  • Casey’s Safe Haven gives a home to horses in need

    ELBURN—A new non-profit organization is giving a home to horses in need. Casey's Safe Haven is a holistic horse rescue that opened its doors to the public this summer as a home for retired horses from the police...

    • Posted October 11, 2012
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  • KHS teacher ‘flips’ the classroom

    KANELAND—With public education in the spotlight recently regarding questions raised about standardized testing effectiveness, one Kaneland High School teacher is flipping the system on its head for her students.

    • Posted October 11, 2012
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  • ‘Art by Joseph’ comes to Elburn

    ELBURN—If you've crossed Route 38 and Route 47 in Elburn recently, you may have noticed something strange near the McDonald's.

    • Posted October 4, 2012
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  • SG Board discusses Mallard Point drainage improvements

    SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove Village Board members on Tuesday discussed the state of drainage improvements in the Mallard Point and Rolling Oaks subdivisions.

    • Posted September 21, 2012
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  • Local band celebrates completion, release of new album

    ST.CHARLES—After four years of finding their eclectic sound, local quintet Train Company has made it on the major music scene with the release of their album “The Remains of an Effort.”

    • Posted September 6, 2012
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  • Foundation to hold annual Hogfan Party fundraiser

    ST.CHARLES—The Friends of Jason Gould Foundation will hold its fourth annual fundraiser for leukemia and lymphoma research on Saturday, Sept. 8, from 4 to 9 p.m. at the St. Charles Moose.

    • Posted August 31, 2012
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