• Letter: D.J. Tegeler is a true professional

    My name is Elsa Reinke, I am a resident in Geneva. I must say I have never written a letter taking a political position. However, I feel strongly compelled to do so at this time.

    • Posted January 21, 2010
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  • Letter: Chris Lauzen should return to the State Senate

    In this hectic election year, Illinois Republicans within the 25th Senate District have the opportunity to re-elect Senator Chris Lauzen, based on his leadership on a number of issues.

    • Posted January 21, 2010
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  • Letter: Do your homework before election day

    If you are voting in the Republican primary this year, you’d better do your homework. We have six candidates each for (federal) senator and lieutenant governor, and seven candidates for governor.

    • Posted January 21, 2010
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  • Letter: Dave Rickert has earned your vote

    As an elected official at Kane County, I have personally worked with Dave Rickert and witnessed the many improvements he has made to the Treasurer’s Office.

    • Posted January 21, 2010
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  • Letter: Kay Hatcher keeps her promises

    I am 96 years old and have lived most of my life in the Fox Valley. I have heard a lot of promises from a lot of political candidates over the years.

    • Posted January 21, 2010
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  • Letter: When is enough money enough?

    When the voters sent Dennis Hastert to Washington to represent us, he had an approximate net worth of $350,000.

    • Posted January 21, 2010
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  • Letter: Ethan Hastert can help turn around our economy

    While Illinois’ unemployment rate surges over 10 percent and the economy stagnates, Congressman Bill Foster and the Democrat-controlled White House continue to propose temporary gimmicks where meaningful reforms are needed.

    • Posted January 21, 2010
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  • Letter: Bob Janes: A man of compassion, fairness

    I have known Bob Janes for 25 years. For 12 years, he was my attorney before spending the last 13 as an Associate Judge here in Kane County. For the entire time, Bob and his wife Mary,...

    • Posted January 21, 2010
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  • Letter: John Dalton is a man of character

    During this primary election season, there will be a few candidates on the ballot for various elected positions in Kane County, and one race in particular Kane County citizens may look at is the Democratic running for...

    • Posted January 21, 2010
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  • Letter: In support of Keith Wheeler, Chris Lauzen

    The Illinois Primary Election is nearly here. It has been a long campaign season, but it isn’t over until your vote is counted on Feb. 2.

    • Posted January 21, 2010
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  • Beatrice M. (Weimer) Hunter

    Beatrice M. (Weimer) Hunter, 94, of LaFox, Ill., passed away surrounded by the love and prayers of her family, Saturday, Jan. 16, 2010, at Heritage Manor, Elgin, Ill.

    • Posted January 20, 2010
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  • Your wedding: Keeping it small

    While some couples go all out and invite everyone they know to their wedding, others opt for a smaller, more intimate affair.

    • Posted January 20, 2010
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  • H1N1 Flu still causing illness, hospitalizations and deaths

    The H1N1 flu continues to circulate throughout the state. Last week, 67 additional hospitalizations and three deaths related to H1N1 flu were reported in Illinois.

    • Posted January 19, 2010
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  • WCC scholarship deadline nears

    Sugar Grove—The Waubonsee Community College Foundation is offering more than 100 scholarships for the 2010-2011 academic year.

    • Posted January 19, 2010
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  • Leon F. Gramley

    Leon F. Gramley, 66, of Kaneville, died unexpectedly Friday, January 15, 2010, at Delnor-Community Hospital, Geneva.

    • Posted January 17, 2010
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  • Letter: SGUMC accepting offering for Haiti Sunday

    The Republic of Haiti suffered a devastating earthquake last night in the capital city of Port-au-Prince. This is the city where one of our missions, International Child Care's "Grace Children's Hospital" is located.

    • Posted January 15, 2010
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  • Kathlene G. Porter

    Kathlene G. Porter, 61, of Elburn, went to be with her Savior, The Lord Jesus Christ, on Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2010, at Provena Mercy Hospital in Aurora, Ill.

    • Posted January 15, 2010
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  • Activities, staff reductions targets of proposed cuts

    KANELAND—School activities and reductions in staff were among the cuts Kaneland officials brought to the board on Monday to reduce the district’s $2.6 million budget deficit for the 2010-11 school year.

    • Posted January 15, 2010
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  • Survey finds high percent of A’s and B’s at high school

    KANELAND—In a recent study, school administrators found that nearly 50 percent of the students at Kaneland High School have an A grade-point average.

    • Posted January 15, 2010
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  • Rising above a down economy

    SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove-based Metrolift, Inc. President Rick Dahl credits his company's successful journey through troubled economic waters to some strategic moves he made several years ago.

    • Posted January 15, 2010
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