• Kaneville will develop first comprehensive plan

    The village of Kaneville recently obtained a $16,000 Kane County Community Development Block Grant to hire consulting firm Land Vision of St. Charles to complete the village's first comprehensive plan. The total cost of the project is...

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  • Sweet spell of success

    The Kaneland School District's annual spelling bee Feb. 5 featured a 1-2-3 combo from across the district. The overall winner was fourth-grader Brenna Niemeyer from Kaneland John Stewart Elementary School.

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  • Cutting deeper

    Kaneland officials on Monday presented their recommendations of financial cuts that will need to be made next year if the district is to avoid a large deficit in the near future. The cuts, presented to the School...

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  • Mobiles on the move

    With the slow-down of growth in the Kaneland School District and the construction of a new middle school, the mobile classrooms that have served the district in its time of need are being let out to pasture.

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  • Editorial: Finally! The state is doing something worthwhile

    After a significant period of time in which Illinois government has been more focused on lying, cheating and stealing, the state is actually doing work that will help the public.

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  • Elburn village notes

    Officials seek public input on garbage ordinance; Village may refund part of expired permits

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  • Developer postpones plan for retirement community

    "As a result of the negative position of the Planning (Commission), my client (Dr. Alekzander Jakubowski) has decided at this time not to immediately proceed with the proposed retirement community," attorney Gary Piccony stated in a Feb....

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  • Treat people right, and profit will follow

    For Montgomery business owner Karl Stanton, it's all about the people. Stanton, owner of a ServiceMaster and MerryMaids franchise in Montgomery, said he started out with the company cleaning toilets while he was still in high school.

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  • Sugar Grove joins Ride in Kane

    The Village Board agreed Tuesday to participate in the county-wide Ride in Kane program, in conjunction with the Sugar Grove Park District, the Sugar Grove Public Library District and the Sugar Grove Township. The group named itself...

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  • Teaching children to value their virtues

    Listen in on an average toddler play date, and you're almost guaranteed to hear a lesson or two on sharing, kindness or forgiveness. Just like teaching a child how to eat, walk or talk, parents are a...

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  • Court proceedings continued in death case

    Court cases for three people indicted Jan. 13 in connection with the 2007 death of 17-year-old Michael York of Elburn have been continued so that their lawyers can gather information for their defense.

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  • Big Rock to build central sewer system

    The village of Big Rock has determined what kind of sewer system it wants to build. Now, it just needs to find the money to do it.

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  • Park District Quilters’ Guild off to great start

    The Sugar Grove Park District held its first Quilting Guild meeting in January, and expected twice as many people at its February meeting.

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  • Lady Knights go 2-1, includes wins over Sycamore, Yorkville

    With the regular season down to its final contests, the Kaneland High School girls basketball roster is seeing more things come its way, like wins.

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  • Wrestlers get four through to sectional

    In a stacked regional, Kaneland wrestling stacked some victories and sectional berths of its own.

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  • Bowlers finish tenth at sectional

    While Kaneland Lady Knights bowling saw its 2008-2009 season come to an end this past Saturday, there was plenty to build on for next season, and plenty of teams that they left in the dust.

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  • Knight boys work over foes for 3 straight wins

    When the Knights basketball squad struggles, according to coach Dennis Hansen, they really struggle. The same could be said when they stack wins, case in point this past week.

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  • THIS WEEK IN SPORTS 2/12-2/18

    A look at this week’s KHS sports schedule

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  • Long ’06 is grand

    Former Lady Knight Lyndsie Long went over the 1,000 point mark at Kaneland in her junior year, the 2004-2005 season.

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  • WSC future discussed

    The WSC representatives met at Yorkville High School at 9 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 6 to discuss the future of the conference. As is done on an annual basis, the conference strengths, challenges, current enrollment and future...

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