• Jan. 31 fashion show, bridal expo

    Sandwich—For Brides Today and Best Western Timber Creek in Sandwich, Ill., invite the public to the annual Bridal Expo, to be held on Sunday, Jan. 31, at the Best Western Timber Creek Inn and Suites and Convention...

    • Posted January 30, 2010
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  • ‘Miracle’ Meagan

    ELBURN—When Meagan Seals was born Nov. 10, 2009, her parents and doctors did not expect her to live more than two weeks. Based on her rare condition before birth, she was not expected to be able to...

    • Posted January 29, 2010
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  • Board wants alternatives to current cuts

    KANELAND—The feedback from School Board members on the administration's proposed cost reduction plan was clear: They want to see other options that don't have such a big impact on the students.

    • Posted January 29, 2010
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  • Repainting water towers will cost $400,000

    ELBURN—Two of the village's three water towers will need to be repainted within the next two years, Elburn Public Works Superintendent John Nevenhoven said Monday.

    • Posted January 29, 2010
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  • Dying swan saved after being shot

    ELBURN—A swan found nearly dead from a gunshot wound will survive, thanks to being saved by a passerby and taken to the Fox Valley Wildlife Center in Elburn.

    • Posted January 29, 2010
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  • Walgreens seeks license to sell beer and wine

    ELBURN—Walgreens officials have asked the village to grant the Elburn store a liquor license for beer and wine to appeal to “one-stop shoppers,” pharmacy officials said.

    • Posted January 29, 2010
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  • Representative—14th Congressional District

    A pair of Republicans, Randall M. “Randy” Hultgren of Winfield, and Ethan A. Hastert of Elburn, run in the only opposed primary in the race. Additionally, incumbent Democrat Bill Foster of Batavia is running unopposed, as is...

    • Posted January 29, 2010
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  • St. Charles organization offers to promote Elburn

    ELBURN—The St. Charles Convention and Visitors Bureau wants to promote Elburn attractions in order to draw more tourists to the area.

    • Posted January 29, 2010
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  • Waubonsee to provide free tax assistance

    Sugar Grove—In these dire economic times, everyone can benefit from maximizing their tax refund, but many can not afford to hire a tax professional to help them do it.

    • Posted January 29, 2010
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  • Lauzen, Michels to compete for 25th State Senate

    Sugar Grove Village President Sean P. Michels of Sugar Grove is challenging incumbent State Sen. Chris Lauzen of Aurora in the Republican primary for the 25th State Senate District. Running unopposed in the primary is Democratic challenger...

    • Posted January 29, 2010
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  • 3 Republicans running for 50th State Rep

    Three Republican candidates are running for State Representative in the 50th District, incumbent Kay Hatcher of Yorkville, and challengers Keith R. Wheeler of Oswego and Bob McQuillan of Geneva. Democratic challenger Linda Healy of Aurora is running...

    • Posted January 29, 2010
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  • KC Board District 5

    Challenger Melisa Taylor of Sugar Grove is running against Republican incumbent Bill Wyatt of Aurora to represent the 5th District on the Kane County Board. There are no other candidates in any other parties running in the...

    • Posted January 29, 2010
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  • Grapplers take 3rd at final WSC meet

    What better way to show the team-wide improvement from a year ago than at the 2010 Western Sun Conference wrestling meet this past Saturday.

    • Posted January 28, 2010
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  • Kaneland boys downed by DeKalb, handle Hampshire

    Kaneland boys hoops was still stumped by DeKalb on Friday, but managed to pass the Hampshire test on Saturday evening.

    • Posted January 28, 2010
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  • Lady Knights hang tough but lose to Barbs

    DEKALB—Kaneland girls basketball not only had to deal with the host DeKalb Lady Barbs and a vocal crowd, but also with the loss of guard Andie Strang before Friday's contest.

    • Posted January 28, 2010
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  • Bowlers lose to Fenton, DeKalb

    Kaneland bowling fell to non-conference adversary Fenton on Jan. 20 by a final of 2,531-2,386. They followed that up with a 2,903-2,317 loss to rival DeKalb on Tuesday.

    • Posted January 28, 2010
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  • Church News for Jan. 28

    A look through the faith community’s upcoming news and events.

    • Posted January 28, 2010
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  • Haring, Reckinger to wed

    Daren Haring of Elburn announces the engagement of his daughter, Amanda Haring, to Steven Reckinger, the son of Joseph and Debra Reckinger of Batavia.

    • Posted January 28, 2010
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  • Harper, Biggs to wed

    Dennis Harper of Sugar Grove announces the engagement of his daughter, Amber Marie Harper, to Nicholas Elliott Biggs, the son of Jim and Darlene Biggs of Elburn.

    • Posted January 28, 2010
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  • Flint, Snyder to wed

    Roger and Kris Flint of Maple Park announce the engagement of their daughter Jamie to Dusty Snyder, son of Eddie and Karen Snyder of Philip, S.D.

    • Posted January 28, 2010
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