• Dorothy O. McAdams

    Dorothy O. McAdams, 72, of Maple Park, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by the love and prayers of her family on Tuesday, March 22.

    • Posted March 31, 2011
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  • Patricia Ann Frieders

    Patricia A. Frieders, 81, of Elkhorn, Wis., passed away Sunday, March 20, 2011, at Mercy Hospital in Janesville, Wis.

    • Posted March 31, 2011
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  • Madelyn ‘Lynne’ Allen

    Madelyn “Lynne” Allen, nee Hartung, 83, of Aurora, passed away peacefully on her birthday, Nov. 28, 2010, surrounded by her family and now joins her husband George in the arms of her Savior, Jesus Christ.

    • Posted March 31, 2011
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  • Kaneland talent show set for April 8

    KANELAND—Kaneland High School announced its ninth annual talent show, which will be held Friday, April 8, in the high school auditorium. There will be singers, dancers, bands and much more.

    • Posted March 30, 2011
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  • Lieutenant Governor to speak at Waubonsee graduation

    SUGAR GROVE—Illinois Lieutenant Governor Sheila Simon will deliver the commencement address at Waubonsee Community College’s 2011 graduation ceremony on May 19.

    • Posted March 30, 2011
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  • Pottawatomie Golf Course recognized for environmental excellence

    St. Charles—Pottawatomie Golf Course retained its designation as a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary through the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program (ACSP) for Golf Courses and Audubon International program.

    • Posted March 29, 2011
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  • Golf for Good

    ST. CHARLES—How would you like a day on the golf course with a chance to win a 2011 Harley Davidson with a hole-in-one? What about a week at a luxurious island home?

    • Posted March 29, 2011
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  • IRS announces new effort to help struggling taxpayers get fresh start

    Washington—In its latest effort to help struggling taxpayers, the Internal Revenue Service announced a series of new steps to help people get a fresh start with their tax liabilities.

    • Posted March 29, 2011
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  • 2011 Sherry Costello Memorial Scholarship

    ST. CHARLES—The St. Charles Mothers' Club is now taking applications for the 2011 Sherry Costello Memorial Scholarship

    • Posted March 28, 2011
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  • Sen. Lauzen, Republicans unveil budget plan

    Senator Chris Lauzen and Senate Republicans this week unveiled a series of spending cuts and revenue adjustments that they say would put Illinois on firm financial footing and allow the roll back of the 67 percent income...

    • Posted March 28, 2011
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  • Career Center announces students of the month

    Kaneland—The Fox Valley Career Center announced its students of the month for February. Kaneland students earning the distinction include Cory Clausen, Game Programming and Technologies; Ashley Cottier, Early Childhood I; and Kevin Mendoza, Electrician II.

    • Posted March 27, 2011
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  • State provides new info to help make better decisions about health care providers

    Springfield—Illinoisans are now able to find more information that can help them decide where to go for medical care.

    • Posted March 27, 2011
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  • Orthopedic advancements at Delnor

    GENEVA—Imagine repairing a hip through a few small surgical incisions, or using a patient’s owned cleansed blood cells to heal damaged tissue.

    • Posted March 27, 2011
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  • Kaneland staff members recognized by state arts group

    KANELAND—March 17 was a joyous celebration of the arts—not only for the state of Illinois, but arts in the Kaneland School District.

    • Posted March 26, 2011
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  • Cops read to the kids

    On March 17, the Maple Park Police Department visited a first-grade class at Kaneland John Stewart Elementary School in Elburn.

    • Posted March 26, 2011
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  • Waubonsee earns Tree Campus USA status

    SUGAR GROVE—Waubonsee Community College earned Tree Campus USA recognition for its dedication to campus forestry management and environmental stewardship.

    • Posted March 26, 2011
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  • Elburn board avoids water rate increase

    Elburn—It looks as if residents won’t have to face a water/sewer increase—for a while, at least. Superintendent of Public Works John Nevenhoven told the Elburn Village Board Monday that to complete all the projects on his wish list,...

    • Posted March 25, 2011
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  • MP referendum asks residents to keep tax

    Maple Park—Maple Park residents could be faced with hefty tax increases to replace a revenue stream to fund needed capital improvements if the No Tax Increase referendum fails to pass on April 5.

    • Posted March 25, 2011
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  • March 25 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 March 25, 2011
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  • Voters asked to help forest preserve add more land

    KANE COUNTY—Kane County residents voting on the April 5 ballot will have the option to approve the Forest Preserve District Land Acquisition and Preserve Improvement Referendum, which would give the district $30 million to acquire land and...

    • Posted March 25, 2011
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