• Meet the Candidates luncheon set for Lion’s Park

    A “Meet the Candidates” community spaghetti luncheon will be held Sunday, March 1, from noon to 2 at the Elburn Lions community park. Cost is $6 per person.

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  • Dr. Seuss breakfast @ MP Library

    The Friends of the Maple Park Library will sponsor a Dr. Seuss Birthday Breakfast from 7 a.m. to noon on Sunday, March 1, at the Maple Park American Legion Post 312, 203 Main St. Cost is $8...

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • Seeking crafters for March 21 show

    RMS Promotions is looking for crafters for “A Breath of Spring Arts and Crafts Faire” to be held on March 21 in Sugar Grove.

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • T&C Library offers home improvement help

    Join Sandy Knutson of Look Again Interior Redesigns and learn how to use what you already own to get a new look for your home. This program will be presented at the Town and Country Public Library...

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  • Waubonsee celebrates Black History Month

    In celebration of Black History Month, Waubonsee Community College’s African Cultural Alliance will present “A Timeline of Tradition and Heritage” on Thursday, Feb. 26, at 7:30 p.m. in the Auditorium of the college’s Sugar Grove Campus, Route...

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • Fish fry buffet set for Fridays

    An all-you-can-eat fish fry is held every third Friday of each month at the American Legion Post 312. The buffet is from 4:30 to 8 p.m. and features baked haddock, fried perch, curly fries, fried chicken, steak...

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  • KHS students named ‘Students of the Month’ by FVCC

    Brittany Chase, Fire Science I,; Ashley Girard, Graphic Communications I; Sarah Goodrich, Early Childhood II; Tim Kreuger, Residential/Commercial Electrician II; Brandie Mattice, Early Childhood I; and Rick White, Game Programming and Technologies, have been recognized as “Students...

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  • Elburn Lions Bingo

    The Elburn Lions Club hosts a Bingo night every Friday at the clubhouse at Lions Park. The doors open at 6 p.m. Early Bird Bingo starts at 6:30 p.m., with regular games beginning at 7 p.m. Thirteen...

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  • AID hosts telethon at WCC

    The Association for Individual Development is hosting its 10th annual telethon Feb. 28 at Waubonsee Community College's Sugar Grove campus.

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  • 2009 Charles Hanson, M.D. Scholarship

    Delnor Health Care Foundation offers the Charles Hanson, M.D. Scholarship to qualifying students. The scholarship endowment was established in 1999 by the Delnor staff and medical community to honor the dedication pediatrician Dr. Hanson demonstrated to families...

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  • Lions Park announce Calendar Raffle winners

    Dorothy Milnamow of Elburn won $500 in the Lions Park Calendar raffle for January 2009.

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  • Heimerdinger dials long-distance

    Lady Knight Emily Heimerdinger is still alive in the IHSA Three-Point Showdown, having lasted through Tuesday. Heimerdinger, along with Hampshire’s Gianina Estocado, Jessie Van Dorin and Christine Schumacher, goes to the regional final on Thursday with players...

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  • Food company donates to local food bank

    Homemade Gourmet is hosting 24 canned-food drives in February around the country, including one in Big Rock.

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  • County technology committee addresses environmental issues

    The public is invited to learn about the New Kane County Environmental and Energy Technology Committee.

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  • Church hosts Love and Respect marriage conference

    Fox Valley Christian Church, 40W150 Main St. in Batavia, will host a Love and Respect video marriage conference on Friday, Feb. 20, from 7 to 10 p.m., and continuing on Saturday, Feb. 21, from 9 a.m. to...

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • St. Charles Episcopal hosts wine tasting, auction

    St. Charles' Episcopal Church, 994 N. 5th Ave. (Route 25), St. Charles, invites adult members of the community to a wine tasting and auction on Sunday, Feb. 15, from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Top Shelf...

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  • THIS WEEK IN SPORTS 2/20-2/25

    A look at this week’s KHS sports schedule

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  • Dave’s Hairstyling adds stylist

    Dave’s Hairstyling is pleased to announce the addition of stylist Kelsey Scott. Kelsey is a graduate of Pivot Point International Academy for Hair, and specializes in woman’s haircuts, perming and color.

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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  • Sugar Grove UMC offers annual benefit luncheon

    Sugar Grove United Methodist Church will host its annual Bread and Soup Benefit Luncheon on Sunday, March 1, from 11:45 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Sugar Grove Community House.

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  • Donald Parker DeMerritt

    Donald Parker DeMerritt, 72, of Aurora, formerly of Big Rock, passed away following a 12-year battle with Parkinson’s Disease on Feb. 7, 2009, in Springfield, Mo. He was born Aug. 20, 1936, the son of John Parker...

    • Posted February 19, 2009
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