• District seeks to eliminate budget shortfall

    Kaneland—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 7-0 to approve development of a budget for the 2012 fiscal year.

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  • Jan. 14 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.

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  • Elburn man indicted for beating toddler

    Kane County—An Elburn man and St. Charles woman were indicted Tuesday for their role in the October beating of her toddler.

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  • Circle of love

    When a couple gets married, they usually exchange rings as a symbol of their union. Wedding ring styles can run the gamut from simple gold bands to custom diamond creations.

    • Posted January 13, 2011
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  • Flint, Piller wed Nov. 27, 2010

    Lynette Flint and Nicholas Piller were wed Nov. 27, 2010, at Zion Lutheran Church of Clarion in La Moille, Ill., with a reception following at Pitstick Pavilion in Ottawa, Ill.

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  • Bridal shower trends

    Not so long ago when a couple announced their engagement and the bride selected her maid of honor, the maid of honor would start planning the bridal shower.

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  • Faivre, Peterson wed Aug. 14, 2010

    Ted Peterson and Heidi Faivre were wed Aug. 14, 2010, at Salem Lutheran Church in Sycamore, with a reception following at St. Mary Memorial Hall in Sycamore.

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  • Elburn Forest Preserve to have new entrance from within the village

    Elburn—To gain entrance to the Elburn Forest Preserve, you will no longer need to hop in your car and drive around to Route 38. Starting sometime this spring, you will be able to enter from within the...

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  • Longtime friend

    Bob Pederson was honored Saturday by the Kaneland boys basketball program as a “Friend of the program.”

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  • Waubonsee scholarship deadline nears

    Sugar Grove—The Waubonsee Community College Foundation is offering more than 100 scholarships for the 2011-12 academic year. The application deadline is Thursday, Feb. 3.

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  • Church news for Jan. 14

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

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  • Wrestling trumps Rochelle, sees action in Spartanland

    KANELAND—Kaneland wrestling earned an important Northern Illinois Big XII win and placed in the middle of the pack at the usual early-Jan. stop of the Sycamore Invite.

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  • Girls hoops sandwiches win between two losses

    KANELAND—Kaneland girls basketball will have to be satisfied with a lone win concerning this past week’s tilts with rivals.

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  • Kaneville, Maple Park has baseball, softball, T-Ball opps

    KANEVILLE/MP—Kaneville Baseball & Softball 2011 Registration is currently open, and the open house will be on Saturday Jan. 22, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Kaneville Werdin Community Center.

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  • WCC accepting HOF noms

    SUGAR GROVE—Waubonsee Community College is accepting applications for the Chiefs' Athletic Hall of Fame.

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  • Lady Knight bowling falls to Huntley, Sycamore

    Kaneland bowling ran into tough luck against two familiar foes as it entered 2011. On Jan. 6, the Lady Knights dropped a 2,438-1,916 matchup with host Huntley High School, and fell to Sycamore on Thursday, 3,007-2,471, at Mardi...

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  • Nine-win Knights take BC, taken by 2 others

    KANELAND—Saturday looked a lot better than Friday for the Knights boys basketball roster. Coach Brian Johnson's crew took a 47-39 win against non-conference rival Burlington Central on Saturday, but fell to a physical Yorkville squad on Friday by...

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  • Editorial: Like giving a drug to an addict

    No one can deny that the state of Illinois is in the midst of a financial crisis, and no one can legitimately claim that a solution exists that is simple or easy to implement.

    • Posted January 13, 2011
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  • Letter: Happy New Year from downtown Chicago Democrats

    Majorities in 99 out of 102 counties voted for his opponent, however Governor Pat Quinn declares that he has a mandate to raise our taxes.

    • Posted January 13, 2011
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  • Judy Christensen

    Judy Christensen, 65, of Wassilla, Alaska, passed away Dec. 15, 2010, of a heart attack. She was born Dec. 13, 1945, in Maple Park.

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