• Local students named Illinois State Scholars at Marmion

    The Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC) named 37 Marmion Academy seniors as 2010 Illinois State Scholars, including a number from the area.

    • Posted December 17, 2009
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  • Larson named to leadership group

    Tyler Larson of Maple Park was recently recognized as a member of Sigma Alpha Lambda, National Leadership and Honors Organization at the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign.

    • Posted December 17, 2009
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  • Local students named Illinois State Scholars at Marmion

    The Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC) named 37 Marmion Academy seniors as 2010 Illinois State Scholars, including a number from the area.

    • Posted December 17, 2009
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  • Neumann named to dean’s list

    Daniel Neumann of Sugar Grove was named to the dean’s list at the Milwaukee School of Engineering.

    • Posted December 17, 2009
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  • Sorensens celebrate 70 years of wedded bliss

    Roy and Berdena Sorensen of Hinckley are celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary on Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2009.

    • Posted December 17, 2009
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  • Letter: Seeking info on former KHS students

    I am a teacher at Kaneland High School, and one of the projects I have my students participate in is the writing of a five-year letter. The students write about themselves, their families, their goals and their...

    • Posted December 17, 2009
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  • Letter: Unsure why school was not cancelled due to cold

    Negative twenty degrees. That’s cold, no matter who you are, and it seems even colder when you’re outside waiting for that yellow bus to take you to school.

    • Posted December 17, 2009
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  • Letter: Hope and change

    I am scared. I have a job, but for how long? My country has freedom, but for how long? Businesses as a whole have been under assault for more than a year now.

    • Posted December 17, 2009
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  • Snowflake Shuffle 5K sees more than 300 participants

    Geneva—More than 300 runners and walkers joined TriCity Family Services for their first Snowflake Shuffle 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, Dec. 5, in the Mill Creek Subdivision in Geneva.

    • Posted December 17, 2009
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  • Vital Chiropractic kicks off holiday fundraiser

    Elburn—Vital Chiropractic announces its Christmas Dreams fundraiser, which is ongoing through Wednesday, Dec. 16.

    • Posted December 15, 2009
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  • Census taker training slated

    ELBURN—The U.S. Census Bureau is looking for people to work in temporary jobs across Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin.

    • Posted December 15, 2009
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  • UPS funds green projects for Lazarus House

    St. Charles—Earlier in the fall, Lazarus House received a $16,841 environmental sustainability grant from the UPS Foundation, the charitable arm of UPS.

    • Posted December 15, 2009
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  • Middle School offers Holiday Jazz Showcase

    Kaneland—The Kaneland Harter Middle School music department will offer its Holiday Jazz Showcase at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 14, in the KHMS Cafetorium.

    • Posted December 14, 2009
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  • Company recalls Slim-Fast ready-to-drink products due to health risk

    Kane County—The Kane County Health Department is advising residents that Unilever United States, Inc., is conducting a nationwide voluntary recall of all Slim-Fast ready-to-drink products in cans.

    • Posted December 14, 2009
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  • Castle Bank announces fall coloring contest winners

    Sugar Grove—Nine winners were chosen in November from a record 200 entries to the Sugar Grove Castle Bank’s annual fall coloring contest.

    • Posted December 13, 2009
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  • Photo Gallery: KHS Madrigal Dinner

    Photos by Ben Draper

    • Posted December 12, 2009
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  • La Fox lawyer sentenced to jail for theft

    Kane County—A La Fox woman convicted of stealing $137,000 from her St. Charles law firm has been sentenced to probation and jail, and ordered to repay her former law partner.

    • Posted December 12, 2009
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  • Lions announce raffle winners

    Elburn—The Elburn Lions Club announced the December winners of its monthly calendar raffle.

    • Posted December 12, 2009
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  • Police investigate gunshot in downtown Elburn

    ELBURN—The Elburn Police Department is conducting an internal investigation of an incident during which one of its officers discharged his weapon in downtown Elburn the evening of Nov. 18.

    • Posted December 11, 2009
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  • PIE club members gain experience and friends on Denmark trip

    KANELAND—Kaneland High School PIE Club (Partners in International Education) student members packed a lot of learning and interaction into their trip to Denmark this fall to meet their counterparts at the Vestre Skole High School.

    • Posted December 11, 2009
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