• Lion’s announce calendar raffle winners

    Elburn—The Elburn Lion’s Club announced the winners of the Calendar Raffle for January and February.

    • Posted February 12, 2011
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  • Commission says no, sort of

    Elburn—The Elburn Planning Commission voted against recommending the approval of an application to allow a dog daycare facility in Welch Creek Business Center at 630 Herra St.

    • Posted February 12, 2011
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  • Blood supply dangerously low due to winter storm

    AURORA—The recent severe winter weather and dropping temperatures have affected blood inventories for patients being treated in area hospitals.

    • Posted February 11, 2011
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  • Aftermath of the storm

    Elburn—By 11 a.m. on Wednesday, the snow had stopped falling and the process of digging out began.

    • Posted February 11, 2011
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  • Preparation helps village handle record snowfall

    SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove village officials intent on keeping local roads clear and village residents safe during wintertime had their work cut out for them last Tuesday and Wednesday, thanks to over 20 inches of snowfall.

    • Posted February 11, 2011
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  • Above and beyond

    Public service becomes priority during blizzard ELBURN—Elburn firefighters, police officers, snow plow drivers, neighbors, Good Samaritans and a guy on a snowmobile rose above and beyond the usual to help those in need during Tuesday's blizzard.

    • Posted February 11, 2011
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  • Board amends annexation agreement

    Sugar Grove—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday evening voted 5-0 to approve amendments made to the Village's Meadowridge Villas Annexation Agreement with DRH Cambridge Homes, Inc.

    • Posted February 11, 2011
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  • Photo gallery: A ‘heart’-felt Saturday

    Brooke Klint, 5, her mom, Sherrie, and sister, Abigail, 8, made it out to the Town and Country Public Library Saturday for a Valentine’s Day craft-making program.

    • Posted February 11, 2011
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  • Feb. 11 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 February 11, 2011
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  • Church news for Feb. 11

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

    • Posted February 11, 2011
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  • KHS wrestlers execute winning combination, take 2nd place at regional

    SYCAMORE—When KHS wrestling coach Monty Jahns mentioned that his team had an eye on the postseason and may be better equipped for tournament settings, he wasn't kidding.

    • Posted February 10, 2011
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  • Rivalry Saturday tips to Kaneland boys

    KANELAND—For the Knights, good things have come in fours lately. The Kaneland boys improved to 13-8 (5-2 Northern Illinois Big XII) with a 48-38 win over the visiting Sycamore Spartans on Friday in Maple Park.

    • Posted February 10, 2011
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  • Strang to keep running at St. Joseph’s

    KANELAND—Those that compete in college cross-country and track compete at a higher level. That being the case, Kaneland High School senior Andie Strang has been doing that since 2007.

    • Posted February 10, 2011
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  • Wasco fastpitch ready for ‘11

    WASCO—Wasco Girls Fastpitch Softball (WGFSL) has begun registration. WGFSL is a recreational softball league open to all area girls grades kindergarten through 12th grade.

    • Posted February 10, 2011
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  • KHS bowlers see season end in Roselle

    ROSELLE—When DeKalb and Lake Park are in your bowling sectional, it could make for a long morning.

    • Posted February 10, 2011
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  • Maple Park diamond sign-up

    MAPLE PARK—Maple Park Baseball, Softball and T-Ball Registration is still open for the 2011 season. It offers teams for kids ages 4-14 from Little Sluggers on up to Pony League.

    • Posted February 10, 2011
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  • Lady Knights finishing regular season strong

    KANELAND—Monday featured a textbook case of learning from your mistakes. After dropping a home matchup with Yorkville back on Jan. 7, the Lady Knights hoops unit traveled along Game Farm Road and secured a hard-fought 45-39 victory.

    • Posted February 10, 2011
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  • Letter: Elburn Fire Department helped us during blizzard

    I want to thank Elburn Fire Chief Kelly Callaghan and his entire department for their hospitality, and commend them for their commitment and professionalism during the blizzard.

    • Posted February 10, 2011
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  • Letter: A thank you to Kane County

    I would like to take this time to thank the hard-working men and women of Kane County for their efforts during this recent snowstorm.

    • Posted February 10, 2011
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  • Letter: Local road maintenance deserves praise

    This past Tuesday afternoon and Wednesday produced the most severe snow emergency in over a decade.

    • Posted February 10, 2011
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