All posts by Patti Wilk

  • Photos: A night on the town

    Kaneland High School presented its performance of "You Can't Take It With You," a comedy by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart, on Nov. 16, 17 and 18 in the High School auditorium.

    • Posted November 22, 2012
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  • Photo: Walking for fitness

    All students at Kaneland McDole Elementary School participated in the National Walk to School Day on Oct. 3.

    • Posted October 12, 2012
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  • Working at the carwash

    The Kaneland Knights Volleyball car wash was held on Aug. 18 at the Elburn & Countryside Community Center. Here, the girls clean a Rolls Royce that pulled in for a wash.

    • Posted August 31, 2012
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  • High kicking

    The Sugar Grove Park District holds Zumba classes several times a week in the summer and in the fall at the Prairie Building.

    • Posted August 2, 2012
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  • Happy campers

    Photos from the Kaneland High School track and pole vault camps at the high school. Photos by Patti Wilk

    • Posted July 26, 2012
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  • Relay for Life

    "Relay for Life," an overnight fundraiser, was held at Fifth Third Bank Ballpark in Geneva on Friday to benefit the American Cancer Society.

    • Posted June 29, 2012
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  • It was green for miles …

    The Elburn Chamber of Commerce held its annual golf outing at Hughes Creek on Thursday. The Chamber raises money at this annual event to bring more activities to the Village of Elburn.

    • Posted June 15, 2012
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  • Closest to the Pin

    KHS wrestling coach Monty Jahns tees off during the Kaneland Boys Basketball Program 3rd Annual Golf Outing, which was held on Saturday at Bliss Creek Golf Club in Sugar Grove.

    • Posted June 14, 2012
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  • Congratulations Class of 2012

    Kaneland High School’s Class of 2012 held their graduation ceremony on Saturday at the NIU Convocation Center in DeKalb. Class President was Ashlyn Slamans, and Class Valedictorian was Malory Groen.

    • Posted June 8, 2012
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  • Trivial pursuit for a cause

    Attendees of the McDole Trivia Night and Fundraiser plan their silent auction bids. The event was held Saturday at Open Range Grill/Bliss Creek Golf Course in Sugar Grove.

    • Posted May 11, 2012
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  • Cooking at Kaneland

    The Cooking For Kids event was held Saturday at Kaneland High School in Maple Park. Food from professional and amateur chefs was provided, and the public voted on the best appetizer, entree and dessert.

    • Posted April 27, 2012
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  • New beginning for WSB

    West Suburban Bank, located at 522 Route 47 in Sugar Grove, held a ribbon cutting and after-hours event on April 18. Following the ribbon cutting, there was a plaque ceremony, refreshments and networking.

    • Posted April 27, 2012
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  • Be prepared

    Members of Elburn Boy Scout Troop 7, working on their Emergency Preparedness Merit Badge, participated in a mock "search and rescue" exercise held at Elburn Forest Preserve the morning of April 14.

    • Posted April 20, 2012
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  • Do you hear the people sing?

    Cast members (right) of KHS’ “Les Miserables School Edition” enjoy a toast during dress rehearsal. The show was performed on March 16-18 at the high school auditorium.

    • Posted March 23, 2012
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  • Tryin’ out some talent at McDole

    Kaneland McDole Elementary School held tryouts for the school talent show on Feb. 28. The actual talent show will be held on Friday, April 20, at 6:30 p.m.

    • Posted March 9, 2012
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  • And the award goes to …

    The 1979 Girls Basketball and the the 1977 Girls Volleyball team were inducted into the Hall of Fame.

    • Posted February 26, 2012
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  • Mr. Kaneland’s moves

    James Lim was the winner of the sixth annual Mr. Kaneland competition held on Feb. 17 at the high school auditorium.

    • Posted February 24, 2012
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  • The 88 keys

    The 1988 Boys Cross Country Team was inducted into the Kaneland Hall of Fame at halftime during the boys varsity basketball game against Ottawa last Friday.

    • Posted January 26, 2012
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  • The ‘82 crew

    On Friday, Kaneland High School honored the 1982 wrestling team before the varsity match against Morris. The team had a record of 16 wins and only 6 losses, with five of those losses being by eight points...

    • Posted January 19, 2012
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