• Park, gym rental fee to pay for cleaning

    MAPLE PARK—Most Maple Park residents will have to pay more to rent the village's park pavilions and civic center gymnasium and kitchen because of a new fee that the Village Board approved on April 5.

    • Posted April 16, 2010
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  • Cellular tower could come to MP

    MAPLE PARK—U.S. Cellular may possibly locate a mobile phone signal tower on park property near the Civic Center, just east of the McAdam Shed.

    • Posted April 16, 2010
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  • Audiotaping discontinued for most meetings

    ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board decided April 5 that the village no longer will audiotape public meetings of its committees and board.

    • Posted April 16, 2010
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  • Be aware of census-form scam

    Sugar Grove—There are 10 questions asked on the 2010 Census form, but if you find the question, 'What is your Social Security number?' don't answer it.

    • Posted April 16, 2010
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  • Developer in default, street improvements unfinished

    ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board on April 5 declared B & B Blackberry Creek to be in material default for the unfinished street and sewer work in the developer's Elburn subdivision ...

    • Posted April 16, 2010
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  • Kops and Kids at the Movies

    Maple Park—Casey's General Store, Inc., in Maple Park, will sponsor the program Kops and Kids at the Movies.

    • Posted April 16, 2010
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  • Special-use permits issued for new tavern

    ELBURN—Kevin Schmidt, owner of Schmidt's Towne Tap, was granted three special uses he applied for recently for the bar and restaurant he opened last December at 107 N. Main St., Elburn.

    • Posted April 16, 2010
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  • Photo Gallery: Talent showdown

    Kaneland High School showed its talent at the annual talent show Friday night.

    • Posted April 16, 2010
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  • Editorial: KEA, district do the right thing

    In a classic case of “better late than never,” the Kaneland Education Association (KEA) agreed to defer raises slated for the 2010-11 school year by one year.

    • Posted April 16, 2010
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  • Dewey Dash has strong turnout

    ELBURN—Sunday's Sixth Annual Dewey Dash in Elburn featured more participants than the event has had since its first year.

    • Posted April 15, 2010
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  • Knight boys hit outdoor track running

    KANELAND—Kaneland got its outdoor track season off to a suitable start, finishing fifth in the East Moline United Township Boys Kiwanis Invite on Saturday.

    • Posted April 15, 2010
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  • Lady Knights get boost at DeKalb, Marengo

    KANELAND—Lady Knights softball knew of a way to smile after some tough losses.

    • Posted April 15, 2010
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  • Girls track sees progress

    KANELAND—With a middle of the pack finish at Saturday’s annual Jill Holmes Invitational, Kaneland High School saw some nice individual finishes with room to improve this month.

    • Posted April 15, 2010
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  • Callaghan HR caps comeback at Geneva

    KANELAND—Looks like Kaneland’s plan on the drawing board worked to perfection in order to stop a losing streak to Geneva.

    • Posted April 15, 2010
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  • Lady Knights 6-0 on pitch

    Kaneland’s start on the pitch shows no signs of slowing down.

    • Posted April 15, 2010
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  • Dudzinski weighing options after Holy Cross shakeup

    KANELAND—Senior Dave Dudzinski’s next step after Kaneland might not be set in stone after all.

    • Posted April 15, 2010
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  • Knights’ Serpa commits to C. Michigan for 2011

    MAPLE PARK—Mid-American Conference football is about to get more of a Kaneland presence.

    • Posted April 15, 2010
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  • April 15 police blotter

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

    • Posted April 14, 2010
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  • Letter: Global warming dilemma

    Fifty years ago I was teaching and preaching about global warming and its catastrophic effects on our climate. It is obvious that nothing has changed.

    • Posted April 14, 2010
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  • Garrett Wesley Veldhuizen

    Bert and Heather (Kohley) Veldhuizen of Elburn announce the birth of their son, Garrett Wesley, who was born Feb. 13, 2010, at Delnor Hospital in Geneva.

    • Posted April 14, 2010
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