• Letter: A thank you from St. Gall Catholic Church

    St. Gall Catholic Church would like to extend a grateful and heartfelt thank you to the entire community for supporting our 128th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Turkey Dinner.

    • Posted March 24, 2011
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  • Letter: In support of Shodeen

    I encourage everyone to support the development proposed by Shodeen.

    • Posted March 24, 2011
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  • Letter: Land Acquisition and Preserve Improvement Referendum makes sense

    One of the most cost-effective methods of protecting our water resources and drinking water is by preserving the lands along our creeks, streams and rivers. Few resources are as primary to our survival as clean water.

    • Posted March 24, 2011
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  • Letter: In support of Gale Pavlak

    I am sending this to show my support for Gale Pavlak who is a candidate running for Kaneland School Board.

    • Posted March 24, 2011
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  • Letter: Cast a ‘yes’ vote for the Land Acquisition and Preserve Improvement Referendum

    Urban sprawl has rapidly encroached on our way of life in Kane County. Our roads have become steadily more congested; crime rates have been rising; our taxes have soared as we’ve helped build needed schools, as well...

    • Posted March 24, 2011
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  • Letter: Rising gas prices a nuisance

    With gas prices increasing faster than Usain Bolt running the 100m dash, I'd just like to let you know that my bike will be getting more miles than my car once the weather gets over 55 degrees.

    • Posted March 24, 2011
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  • Letter: Thank you from the Blackberry Creek Dinner Dance and Silent Auction Fundraiser Committee

    On behalf of the Kaneland Blackberry Creek Elementary School PTO Dinner Dance and Silent Auction Fundraiser Committee, we would like to thank everyone who generously supported the third annual Dinner Dance and Silent Auction Fundraiser.

    • Posted March 24, 2011
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  • Letter: A thank you from a Kaneland wrestling parent

    The Kaneland Knight’s wrestling team and their families would like to extend their thanks to those who donated their time and/or gift certificates ...

    • Posted March 24, 2011
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  • Letter: Referendum will protect open-space land

    Since 1999, the Kane County Forest Preserve District has purchased more than 10,000 acres of high-quality, ecologically important land with the proceeds from three open-space bond referenda.

    • Posted March 24, 2011
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  • Dolores (Bannister) Hart Turk

    Dolores (Bannister) Hart Turk, 78, passed away March 15, 2011, after suffering a stroke in her Sycamore, Ill., home.

    • Posted March 24, 2011
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  • Martha Catherine Kirchmann

    Martha Catherine Kirchmann, 95, of the Sycamore and DeKalb areas, peacefully went home to her Lord on Monday, March 21, 2011.

    • Posted March 24, 2011
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  • Sugar Grove awarded Emerald Ash Borer Reforestation Grant

    SUGAR GROVE—The village of Sugar Grove was recently awarded an EAB Reforestation Grant through the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus on behalf of the United States and Illinois Department of Agriculture.

    • Posted March 24, 2011
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  • Rep. Hatcher backs spending cuts; demands state live within its means

    State Rep. Kay Hatcher is backing spending cuts that will force the state to live within its means. Hatcher (R-Yorkville) last week helped pass a resolution in the Illinois House that will reduce the state's revenue estimate,...

    • Posted March 23, 2011
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  • Hultgren announces Congressional Art Competition

    GENEVA—U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren (IL-14) announced the start of the 2011 Congressional Art Competition for the 14th District, where the winner's artwork will hang in the U.S. Capitol in Washington D.C. for one year.

    • Posted March 23, 2011
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  • Waubonsee to host campus tour event

    SUGAR GROVE—Individuals interested in enrolling at Waubonsee Community College are invited to attend “Experience Waubonsee” on Tuesday, March 29, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. on the college's Sugar Grove Campus, Route 47 at Waubonsee Drive.

    • Posted March 23, 2011
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  • Local families needed for cultural exchange students

    KANELAND—ASSE International Student Exchange Programs is seeking local families to host boys and girls between the ages of 15 to 18 from a variety of countries around the world.

    • Posted March 22, 2011
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  • Fine Arts Festival gives update

    The Kaneland School Board on Monday evening was presented with an update and preview of the 2011 Kaneland Fine Arts Festival by Maria Dripps-Paulson and the Fine Arts Festival Committee.

    • Posted March 21, 2011
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  • Ongoing programs offered for those dealing with cancer

    SYCAMORE—The following events are held at the Kishwaukee Community Hospital Cancer Center. For more information, call (815) 748-2958 or visit www.kishhospital.org/programs.

    • Posted March 21, 2011
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  • Better Business Bureau warns of fraud

    Chicago—Reports of the enormous damage from the devastating earthquake and resulting tsunami that hit Japan last week resulted in damage to the Hawaii and the west coast of the U.S., and it has prompted many Americans to...

    • Posted March 21, 2011
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  • Kishwaukee College announces fall 2010 deans list

    The following Kishwaukee College students were named to the fall 2010 dean’s list: Sean Hughes, Alyse Olson and Kaylee Williams, all of Maple Park.

    • Posted March 20, 2011
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