• Winter sports preview: Girls hoops rely on improved bunch

    KANELAND—You wouldn't know this was a team that went 5-23 a year ago.

    • Posted November 18, 2010
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  • Lady Knights lose opener on late 3

    AURORA—It would be a fantastic beginning to the 2010-11 campaign for Kaneland Lady Knights basketball if it weren’t for the pesky last shot.

    • Posted November 18, 2010
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  • Guest Editorial: The Illinois Freedom of (Some) Information Act?

    In the wake of scandal and corruption at the highest levels of government, Illinois lawmakers passed a law in 2009 bolstering the Freedom of Information Act—a move designed to give everyday people access to important government information.

    • Posted November 18, 2010
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  • Letter: SG drainage project meeting

    Dear residents of Mallard Point, Rolling Oaks and other interested parties. A meeting concerning the drainage project in the Mallard Point/Rolling Oaks and adjacent areas will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 30, at 7 p.m. at the...

    • Posted November 18, 2010
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  • Letter: Fair and balanced?

    Conspiracy: a plan agreed on; planning and acting together for a harmful purpose. The big radio and TV stations pulled it off better than I have ever seen before.

    • Posted November 18, 2010
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  • Letter: Thank you, residents of the 14th Congressional District

    Thank you, from the bottom of my heart, for your support. Over the last 14 months, I have worked hard to spread my message of fiscal sanity, and the Nov. 2 victory was a testament to America’s...

    • Posted November 18, 2010
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  • Letter: How do you thank an entire county?

    During my judicial campaign, I met thousands of residents, and I was overwhelmed with the warm reception I received.

    • Posted November 18, 2010
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  • Letter: Zonta Club raises funds to advance the status of women

    The women of the Zonta Club of St. Charles-Geneva-Batavia and Zonta West-Illinois held their annual fundraising auction, Helping Women Bloom, on Nov. 9 at Prairie Landing Golf Club in West Chicago and raised more than $23,000.

    • Posted November 18, 2010
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  • Holiday feast at Lazarus House

    ST. CHARLES—Lazarus House invites the community to its annual Thanksgiving Feast. The event will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 25, at the Tri Cities Salvation Army, 1710 S. 7th Ave.,...

    • Posted November 16, 2010
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  • Integrative medicine is topic of presentation

    GENEVA—The LivingWell Cancer Resource Center will host a talk on the ways which an integrative approach can enhance the benefits of standard medical treatments on Tuesday, Nov. 16, from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

    • Posted November 15, 2010
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  • Elburn could opt out of ComEd for residents

    ELBURN—ComEd currently provides electricity to homes in Elburn. However, Elburn residents could obtain lower rates from an alternative electricity supplier more easily if the Village Board decides to opt out of ComEd.

    • Posted November 14, 2010
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  • Device that captures solar power is new teaching tool at Waubonsee

    Sugar Grove—With daylight savings time now at an end, sunlight is more valuable than ever. And Waubonsee Community College is poised to discover another value of it with the completion of its photovoltaic array, which consists of...

    • Posted November 14, 2010
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  • Tapping the storehouse of joy

    Geneva—In his career in the senior living industry, Dick Hattan hears seniors talking daily, all day long, about their memories.

    • Posted November 14, 2010
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  • Expand or expire?

    Maple Park ponders wastewater plant expansion project Maple Park—Maple Park has a situation: to find money to expand its wastewater treatment facilities or let the expansion permit expire.

    • Posted November 13, 2010
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  • Mustaches for prostate cancer

    SPRINGFIELD—Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. Damon T. Arnold is participating this month with Movember, to raise awareness of men's health issues, including prostate cancer.

    • Posted November 13, 2010
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  • Township provides train station signs

    ELBURN—Blackberry Township has provided safety signs for the Elburn Commuter Station, Police Chief Steve Smith told the Public Safety Committee on Monday.

    • Posted November 13, 2010
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  • Students of the Term named at Kaneland

    KANELAND—Kaneland School District congratulates the following students for being named Term One, 2010-11 Students of the Term at Kaneland High School:

    • Posted November 13, 2010
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  • R Kids Closet expands into larger space

    SG resident's new store makes consignment fashionable Batavia—The need for a new career inspired Vicki Ryan to open the upscale consignment boutique R Kids Closet in Batavia in October 2009.

    • Posted November 12, 2010
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  • Church news for Nov. 12

    A look through this week's church news and events

    • Posted November 12, 2010
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  • County cites agencies that will offer services

    Kane County—As of Nov. 9, the direct mother-child health service programs for individuals and families that have been provided by the Kane County Health Department were transferred to community clinics becuase of county budget cuts.

    • Posted November 12, 2010
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