• Village unhappy with snow service

    Kaneville—The Kaneville Village Board expressed its displeasure with the current state of the village's snow removal at its Dec. 16 meeting.

    • Posted December 24, 2010
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  • Elburn changes policy to exempt certain employees

    Elburn—A change in the village of Elburn's personnel manual will eliminate overtime pay and compensatory time off for certain employees.

    • Posted December 24, 2010
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  • Photo Gallery: Holiday sockball fight

    It was students versus a few brave teachers at the fifth annual McDole Elementary School Sockball Fight, held last Friday. Fourth grade students donated over 500 pairs of socks to the Hesed House in Aurora.

    • Posted December 24, 2010
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  • Around town: On a one-horse open sleigh!

    Elburn's Jim Feece hooked Buddy the pony up to an antique sleigh and the family went for a one-horse open sleigh ride at their farm off Seavey Road Dec. 11.

    • Posted December 24, 2010
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  • Dec. 24 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 December 24, 2010
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  • For the love of snow

    The 2010 DeKane Sno-Trackers Annual Fundraiser was held at the Maple Park American Legion on Dec. 4.

    • Posted December 24, 2010
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  • Community of Trees’ program deemed success

    Elburn—The Elburn & Countryside Community Center held a "Community of Trees" Christmas tree and wreath silent auction during the Elburn Christmas Stroll on Dec. 3.

    • Posted December 24, 2010
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  • Softball gains approval for training facility

    Elburn—The Wasco Diamonds Girls Fastpitch Softball organization received its final approval from the board to open a training facility at 707 Herra Drive.

    • Posted December 23, 2010
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  • Church news for Dec. 23

    A look through this week's church news and events.

    • Posted December 23, 2010
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  • Knights use last-second heroics for win

    DEKALB—Kaneland boys basketball had a sense of the moment on Friday night in Barb-ville. It’s the last moment that counted the most. A basket by Chaon Denlinger just before the buzzer sounded took KHS to a 49-47 win over...

    • Posted December 23, 2010
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  • Kaneland Pom Squad holding Jan. clinic, sign-up online

    The Kaneland Pom Squad will hold its annual elementary school clinic on Jan. 29, 2011 at KHS, learn a pom routine, and perform at a KHS Varsity basketball game.

    • Posted December 23, 2010
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  • Elburn baseball has online sign-up

    ELBURN—Baseball and Softball enthusiasts between the ages of 4 and 17 years old can register online to play in the Elburn Baseball and Softball Spring-Summer season.

    • Posted December 23, 2010
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  • Lady Knights drop meeting with Dixon

    KANELAND—A crossover contest with Dixon provided a frigid result as winter approached for Lady Knights girls basketball on Saturday night.

    • Posted December 23, 2010
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  • KYSO sign-up now online

    Kaneland—Soccer enthusiasts between the ages of 4 and 17 years old can register online to play in the KYSO Spring Season, which will run from April 16 through May 21, 2011.

    • Posted December 23, 2010
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  • Bowlers lose to L-P

    KANELAND—Lady Knights bowling might have to wait until this weekend for some holiday cheer. A meeting at Mardi Grad Lanes against the LaSalle-Peru lady Cavaliers resulted in a 2,958-2,314 loss, which dropped Kaneland to 1-6 on the season.

    • Posted December 23, 2010
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  • Grapplers take on four squads tough week

    KANELAND—While Kaneland wrestling has nabbed some nice individual wins lately, the dual meet results that are desired are harder to come by.

    • Posted December 23, 2010
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  • Letter: Thank you, Mid-Town Martial Arts

    The Elburn & Countryside Community Center would like to thank Rich Temmerman and his students from The Mid-Town Martial Arts Studio.

    • Posted December 23, 2010
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  • Letter: Young players help KHS athletics

    Kaneland High School is having a great year in sports for the athletics. The varsity football team nearly made it to state, and the varsity basketball squad is off to a hot start.

    • Posted December 23, 2010
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  • Letter: Obama broke too many promises

    As we have all constantly heard about, it's been Barack Obama who is putting our country in a horrible situation. His promises to put money back in peoples’ wallets was a complete lie, along with his promises...

    • Posted December 23, 2010
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  • Lazarus House offers community Christmas Brunch

    ST. CHARLES—Lazarus House invites the public for food and fellowship at its annual Christmas Brunch on Christmas Day at the Free Methodist Church, 214 Walnut St., St. Charles. Dining will begin at noon.

    • Posted December 22, 2010
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