• Knights block Spartans, Royals

    ANELAND—Going 5-for-7 in any sport has to be considered a good start. After a loss nine days ago to Glenbard South, it seems like Kaneland boys hoops has every intention of extending the good start as long as...

    • Posted December 16, 2010
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  • KHS girls hold off Sycamore, lose to Barbs

    KANELAND—Call it Rivalry Week. The Lady Knights unit from Kaneland took to the court against familiar opponents in a new Northern Illinois Big XII setting, and split their two contests.

    • Posted December 16, 2010
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  • Kaneland High School rises up with fall sports awards

    KANELAND—It was time to think warmer thoughts at Kaneland High School, as Friday had the release of the Kaneland High School Fall Sports Awards. The awards were announced at this late date due to the postseason success of...

    • Posted December 16, 2010
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  • Gordon (Gordy) Lee Siebert

    Gordon (Gordy) Lee Siebert, 75, of Huntley, formerly of Geneva and Elburn, passed away Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010, at the Hospice of NE Illinois Care Center in Woodstock, Ill.

    • Posted December 16, 2010
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  • Henry “Bud” Sigman

    Henry H. "Bud" Sigman, 84 of Sycamore, Ill., died Friday, Dec. 10, 2010, at his home surrounded by his loving family.

    • Posted December 16, 2010
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  • Letter: A thank you to everyone who helped the Kaneland football team

    It has been a tradition to “feed the varsity football team” before each game for many years.

    • Posted December 16, 2010
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  • Letter: Firefighters Burn Fund not affiliated with SG Fire Department

    The Sugar Grove Fire Protection Department has received information from concerned citizens that they have received a telephone solicitation from Firefighters Burn Fund asking for donations to their fund.

    • Posted December 16, 2010
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  • Letter: Illinois teacher benefits are a problem

    My mother and father-in-law are both retired teachers from Michigan with 30 years of service, and they get life retirement from age 55 on. Plus, they get Social Security.

    • Posted December 16, 2010
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  • Church news for Dec. 16

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

    • Posted December 16, 2010
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  • Campton Hills joins Toys for Tots campaign

    Campton Hills—The Campton Hills Police Department announced that it is partnering with the U.S. Marine Corps in the Toys for Tots program.

    • Posted December 14, 2010
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  • Photo Gallery: 2010 Madrigal Dinner

    Dec. 11, 2010 7 p.m. performance Photos by Ben Draper

    • Posted December 13, 2010
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  • Photo Gallery: DeKalb 39, Kaneland 27 (Wrestling)

    At DeKalb High School, Dec. 9, 2010. Photos by Ben Draper

    • Posted December 13, 2010
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  • Tips to reduce the risk of depression during the holidays

    CHICAGO—The Illinois Department of Human Services' (IDHS) Division of Mental Health (DMH) urges Illinois residents to take extra time this holiday season to tend to their mental health.

    • Posted December 13, 2010
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  • KC Cougars spreading holiday cheer

    GENEVA—With the wintry weather outside, the Kane County Cougars are keeping warm thoughts alive with a variety of holiday gift ideas and stocking stuffers this month.

    • Posted December 13, 2010
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  • Board thanks Taylor

    Sugar Grove—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday recognized the service of Trustee Melisa Taylor, who will leave her current position within the next few weeks to join the Kane County Board.

    • Posted December 12, 2010
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  • Residents may be able to use credit cards for bills, fines, fees

    Elburn—Sometime in the future, Elburn residents will be able to use credit cards to pay for their water bills, fines, fees, Metra parking and anything else paid to the village.

    • Posted December 12, 2010
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  • Marklund clients to perform their Holiday Spectacular

    GENEVA—In celebration of the holidays, Marklund’s Developmental Training Program presents its Holiday Spectacular at 1:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 14, in the multipurpose room at Marklund Hyde Center, 1S450 Wyatt Dr., Geneva.

    • Posted December 12, 2010
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  • Wasco Diamonds fastpitch softball on way to Elburn

    Elburn—The Wasco Diamonds Girls Fastpitch Softball club is well on its way to having its new practice and training home in Elburn.

    • Posted December 11, 2010
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  • Computer server on last legs

    Elburn—Described as having a band-aid holding it together, the computer server that allows the village to access e-mail and the Internet is on its last legs. The Village Board on Monday voted to approve its replacement.

    • Posted December 11, 2010
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  • Trading company comes to town

    Sugar Grove—Peacock Trading, a futures and commodity trading company, recently opened an office in Sugar Grove.

    • Posted December 11, 2010
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