• Long-time SG resident, naturalist will serve on Park District Board

    Former St. Charles Park District naturalist and Kane County Plan Commission Chairman Mary Ochsenschlager will join the Sugar Grove Park District Board in June.

    • Posted May 22, 2009
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  • Food pantry will open in Sugar Grove

    Sugar Grove residents were so generous with donations when their neighbor Melisa Taylor asked them to “Fill up Their Doorstep” last December that she decided to take it one step further.

    • Posted May 22, 2009
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  • Club may post temporary signs

    The board will permit Hughes Creek Golf Club to display a six-foot banner during its May through September season, and the Elburn Lions Club to post trailer-mounted signs for five events during the year.

    • Posted May 22, 2009
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  • Elburn police blotter

    Property damage; Driving without a license; Outstanding warranet arrest; Driving while license suspended; DUI

    • Posted May 22, 2009
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  • Elburn officials briefed on ‘sunshine laws’

    Most Elburn village officials attended a presentation Saturday regarding the so-called “sunshine laws,” which ensure public access to public meetings and documents.

    • Posted May 22, 2009
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  • County to facilitate solution to village flooding

    A meeting about the flooding in Mallard Point scheduled for the beginning of June cannot come soon enough for resident Mike Schoenberger.

    • Posted May 22, 2009
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  • Preschool students give Brightest Stars an A+

    Sugar Grove resident Linda Ray may be only 3 years old, but she knows what she likes. Linda started classes at the Brightest Stars Preschool in March.

    • Posted May 22, 2009
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  • Village grants Catholic church temporary use extension

    The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday extended a temporary-use permit granted to the St. Katharine-Drexel Catholic Church for its parish office and weekday morning worship facility at 264 S. Main St.

    • Posted May 22, 2009
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  • Village passes new cable ordinance

    The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday approved a cable franchise ordinance for new cable companies wishing to locate in Sugar Grove.

    • Posted May 22, 2009
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  • 5/21 Cartoon

    Cartoon by John DiDonna

    • Posted May 21, 2009
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  • Leveling the playing field

    To put Kaneland on a more equal playing field, the district is considering becoming part of a new conference.

    • Posted May 21, 2009
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  • William M. Schweisthal

    William (Bill) M. Schweisthal, 67, of Elburn, passed away May 16, 2009, at his home. He was born Aug. 30, 1941, in Aurora.

    • Posted May 21, 2009
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  • Kaneland boys anticipate sectional

    Kaneland saw plenty of top finishers as it prepares for the important Freeport Sectional this Friday, May 22.

    • Posted May 21, 2009
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  • Letter: Parents show appreciation for Kaneland teachers

    Each year, the Parent Teacher Network Hospitality Committee coordinates two events for the teachers at Kaneland John Stewart: a dinner during parent/teacher conferences in the fall and a luncheon during Teacher Appreciation Week.

    • Posted May 21, 2009
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  • Lady Knights softball putting the hurt on

    Kaneland softball is on a tear and it couldn’t come at a more opportune time.

    • Posted May 21, 2009
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  • A picture is worth a thousand words

    Erin Heyob (right) reviews some photos at Kaneland’s Baccalaureate ceremony Tuesday night.

    • Posted May 21, 2009
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  • Knights earn win against Barbs

    Kaneland baseball continues to plug away in the season’s homestretch, and in the process eclipsed last season’s win total.

    • Posted May 21, 2009
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  • KHS rockets over Hampshire in 1-0 thriller

    Lady Knights soccer had the odds against it in the regional semifinal match on Tuesday.

    • Posted May 21, 2009
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  • Attorney: SG, Elburn boundaries agreement not possible now

    Two new Elburn trustees want the village and Sugar Grove to establish a boundary agreement. But according to one of the village's attorneys, that is not possible now because the villages are too far apart.

    • Posted May 21, 2009
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  • Hot dog!

    In a clear sign of the coming summer, Sugar Grove resident Mychelle Prichard, a.k.a. The Hot Dog Lady, sells hot dogs six days a week, weather permitting.

    • Posted May 21, 2009
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