• Photo gallery: 2010 Kaneville Memorial Day Service

    The Color Guard leads the march to the Kaneville Cemetary as part of a Memorial Day service which included a performance by Lee Murdock, a presentation by Evan Mahan, singing, and the decoration of soldiers' graves.

    • Posted May 31, 2010
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  • Keeping mom healthy

    Kane County—The Kane County Health Department announced a new service that will provide health messages for new moms and moms-to-be.

    • Posted May 31, 2010
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  • Lions announce May calendar raffle winners

    Elburn—The Elburn Lions Club announced the winners of its calendar raffle for the month of May.

    • Posted May 31, 2010
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  • KHS announces students-of-the-term for term 4

    Kaneland—Kaneland High School recognized the following students for being the Term 4, 2009-10 students-of-the-term.

    • Posted May 30, 2010
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  • KHS recognizes students for volunteer service

    Kaneland—The Kaneland Knights Generosity Involves Volunteer Effort (GIVE) program has been set up to recognize students who gave back to their school and community through volunteer service.

    • Posted May 29, 2010
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  • Taverns cited for selling liquor to minors

    ELBURN, MP—A state-agency sting May 20 at 24 area businesses resulted in eight citations for selling alcohol to minors, including two taverns and one restaurant in Elburn and one bar in Maple Park.

    • Posted May 28, 2010
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  • Elburn Chamber optimistic about fireworks’ return

    ELBURN—Elburn Chamber of Commerce may be able to host its popular Day in the Park and fireworks again this summer, an event that was cancelled last year.

    • Posted May 28, 2010
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  • Sho-Deen, village renew commitment to development

    ELBURN—Now that Sho-Deen Inc. has sold most of its Mill Creek homesites in Geneva, it is ready to pursue the Elburn Station development. If

    • Posted May 28, 2010
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  • Village will keep developer informed about consultant needs

    ELBURN—Sho-Deen Inc. representative David Patzelt told Elburn officials Monday that he would like the village to curtail its use of consultants in the development planning and approval process for the proposed Elburn Station development.

    • Posted May 28, 2010
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  • Decision on wind devices expected

    The Sugar Grove Planning Commission on May 19 recommended that the Village Board approve a renewable-energy ordinance, which would allow the Sugar Grove Township to install a wind turbine tower at the road and bridge building on...

    • Posted May 28, 2010
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  • SG Village Board is bee-side itself

    Sugar Grove—The Sugar Grove Village Board on May 18 chose to not move forward on a resident couple's application to amend a zoning ordinance currently making it illegal to keep bees in a residentially zoned area.

    • Posted May 28, 2010
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  • Krauspe elected as school board president

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday unanimously elected Board Secretary Cheryl Krauspe as the new board president.

    • Posted May 28, 2010
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  • Insect-ravaged ash trees removed

    ELBURN—Any local ash tree that currently is healthy in the village probably will not remain so because of the increasing presence of the emerald ash borer, Elburn Public Works Superintendent John Nevenhoven said.

    • Posted May 28, 2010
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  • iStatement project starts students on career paths

    KANELAND—By exploring career fields while still in high school, students have a chance to see if those paths are the ones they really want to take before heading to college or other training.

    • Posted May 28, 2010
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  • May 28 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 May 28, 2010
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  • Best face forward

    Elburn trustee Jerry Schmidt spent the afternoon of May 19 planting geraniums and several other varieties of flowers in a concrete planter recently installed in front of Village Hall.

    • Posted May 28, 2010
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  • More than 800 graduates receive degrees from WCC

    Sugar Grove—Waubonsee Community College awarded degrees to 806 graduates at the college’s 2010 commencement ceremony on Thursday, May 20.

    • Posted May 28, 2010
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  • Site offers parking since restaurant demolished

    SUGAR GROVE—The property located at 270 Main St. in Sugar Grove has experienced several changes over the last 20 years, from its days when the property was known as “The Pointe,” “Duffy’s,” and then “J.R.’s Retreat.”

    • Posted May 28, 2010
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  • KHS trackster Patterson vaults to 10th place finish at State finals

    CHARLESTON—Brooke Patterson wasn’t a perfect 10 this weekend, but that number put her in a pretty nice place.

    • Posted May 27, 2010
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  • KHS falls to Hampshire in season-ender

    KANELAND—In Monday’s regional opener play-in game against fifth-seeded Hampshire, the fourth-seeded Knights were bombarded by opposing offense and failed fundamentals.

    • Posted May 27, 2010
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