• Alef headed to State swim meet

    Kaneland High School junior Grant Alef, as an individual swimmer, has one destination during the winter.

    • Posted February 25, 2010
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  • Silver Stardom

    Quickly getting used to the idea of tournament wins, the 8th Grade Kaneland Silver Stars are shown here after conquering the Storm Chasers Classic Tournament at South Elgin High School on Saturday and Sunday.

    • Posted February 25, 2010
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  • Heiss honored by W. Aurora

    SUGAR GROVE—Waubonsee Community College's long-time head men's basketball coach Dave Heiss was recently honored by his alma mater, West Aurora High School.

    • Posted February 25, 2010
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  • Wrestlers Boyle, Davidson nab one win each at State meet

    The Kaneland High School wrestling program can be pleased that they not only sent two wrestlers to the Class 2A State meet at Assembly Hall in Champaign, but also had those grapplers get a win on the...

    • Posted February 25, 2010
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  • Elite VanBogaert

    Elburn native and Rosary graduate Elyse VanBogaert recently became the 20th player in Loyola women’s basketball history to reach the 1,000 point plateau, achieved on Feb. 4.

    • Posted February 25, 2010
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  • Feb. 25 local police blotter

    The following reports were obtained from local police departments. The individuals charged with crimes are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

    • Posted February 25, 2010
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  • SG resident inducted into National Leadership Honor Society at Augustana College

    Tara Czepiel, an Augustana College senior from Sugar Grove majoring in biology and Spanish, was one of 33 students inducted into the Augustana circle of Omicron Delta Kappa, a national leadership honor society.

    • Posted February 25, 2010
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  • Illinois Wesleyan announces dean’s list

    The following students were named to the dean's list for the fall semester of the 2009-10 academic year at Illinois Wesleyan University: Lauren Contorno of Elburn and John Konovodoff of Sugar Grove.

    • Posted February 25, 2010
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  • Millikin University announces members of Chamber Chorale

    The School of Music at Millikin University announced members of the Millikin University Chamber Chorale for the 2009-2010 academic year.

    • Posted February 25, 2010
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  • Bradley University announces local graduate

    Elburn resident Nathaniel Schieve earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from Bradley University during commencement ceremonies on Dec. 19, 2009.

    • Posted February 25, 2010
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  • WIU announces local fall 2009 graduates

    Western Illinois University announced the local graduates who earned their degrees following the fall 2009 semester.

    • Posted February 25, 2010
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  • Rylen Joseph Boughton

    Chad and Valerie Boughton announce the birth of their son, Rylen Joseph Boughton.

    • Posted February 25, 2010
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  • Addison Noelle Ryan

    Eric and Laura Ryan announce the birth of their daughter, Addison Noelle, on Dec. 10, 2009.

    • Posted February 25, 2010
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  • Guest editorial: Nonprofits struggle through difficult times

    At a time when the need for nonprofit services is growing, nearly half of Illinois nonprofits had to make cuts in full-time staff last year as a result of financial woes.

    • Posted February 25, 2010
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  • Letter: Michigan and the United States

    Let's compare the governor of Michigan and our president. Both of them are Harvard educated, which is not in itself a bad thing.

    • Posted February 25, 2010
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  • Letter: Republican reformation: honest competence

    I deeply appreciate the landslide support that voters in the Republican Primary provided for me and our volunteers. It is a privilege to work for you, and I will do my best for you and your family.

    • Posted February 25, 2010
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  • Conley Outreach welcomes new grief facilitator

    Elburn—Lora Windsor, LCSW, CADC, CT, has been helping families in the valley area for 15 years and has specialized in grief counseling for the past five years.

    • Posted February 22, 2010
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  • Photo gallery: Kaneland at United Center 2010

    Geneva 49, Kaneland 40 Photos by Ben Draper

    • Posted February 21, 2010
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  • WYSE Club compete at Waubonsee

    Kaneland’s WYSE Club members participated in a competition at Waubonsee on Feb. 9 that put both their brains and pencils to the test.

    • Posted February 21, 2010
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  • Village focuses on unkempt residential properties

    MAPLE PARK—Maple Park officials intend to address the issue of residential property appearance, having received complaints about yards with vehicles parked on them or that are strewn with junk or weeds.

    • Posted February 19, 2010
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