• Dudzinski commits to Wichita State volleyball

    KANELAND—Kaneland volleyball fans won’t be shocked that outside hitter Katy Dudzinski will be competing at the next level after graduating from high school in the spring of 2012.

    • Posted April 21, 2011
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  • Third-place at Jenni’s ABC for KHS

    KANELAND—For a top-three finish, ideal elements evidently don’t matter.

    • Posted April 21, 2011
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  • Knights baseball (7-4) a perfect “10” against Rochelle lineup

    KANELAND—Kaneland baseball came back from an early deficit in spades against the host Hubs.

    • Posted April 21, 2011
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  • Softball stops skid vs. Hubs

    KANELAND—Kaneland used a solid pitching performance from junior Alexis Villarreal and two downright offensive innings at the plate for a 9-1 win in Rochelle on April 13.

    • Posted April 21, 2011
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  • Soccer deadlocks with E. Aurora, falls to Marengo

    KANELAND—There would be no West Aurora Blackhawk Tournament championship like in 2010, but there would be no tournament-ending loss for Lady Knights soccer.

    • Posted April 21, 2011
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  • Triple your fun—Peterson Prep this Saturday

    Triple jumper Matt Spitzzeri will be among the Knights carving out a niche in the field events at Saturday’s 42nd annual Peterson Prep at Kaneland High School.

    • Posted April 21, 2011
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  • Two Chiefs collect Div. III diamond honors

    SUGAR GROVE—Waubonsee Community College’s Cory Walden and Dan Okapal were named the NJCAA’s Division III Player of the Week and Pitcher of the Week, respectively.

    • Posted April 21, 2011
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  • Guest editorial: People with disabilities need fair housing protections

    James, who uses a wheelchair, wants to rent an apartment in a building with stairs in the entryway. Linda, whose depression is eased by the companionship of her dog, faces eviction for violating her landlord’s “no pets”...

    • Posted April 21, 2011
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  • Huntley Brown in concert

    KANELAND—The Kaneland Music Boosters announced that Huntley Brown will play a fundraising concert on Saturday, April 23, at 7 p.m. in the high school auditorium.

    • Posted April 19, 2011
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  • Board schedules budget hearing

    Elburn—A budget hearing will take place during the Village Board meeting on Monday, April 18, at 7 p.m.

    • Posted April 17, 2011
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  • By the numbers

    Study looks at Kane’s health KANE COUNTY—The County Health Rankings, a national study released recently, show once again that Kane County residents are some of the healthiest in the state.

    • Posted April 17, 2011
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  • Michels recognized as Golden Apple Scholar

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday recognized Kaneland High School student Abby Michels, who was one of 110 people selected to be a part of the Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois Class of 2011.

    • Posted April 16, 2011
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  • Jakes, Palmer to wed

    Steve and Sandy Jakes of Elburn announce the engagement of their daughter, Carolyn Marie Jakes, to Brett Aaron Palmer, the son of Mary R. Palmer of West Chicago, Ill.

    • Posted April 16, 2011
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  • Local student selected to serve as agricultural economics ambassador

    LINCOLN, Neb.—Holly Hartmann of Maple Park is one of five students who currently serve as ambassadors for the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Department of Agricultural Economics.

    • Posted April 16, 2011
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  • Local cadet awarded at Marmion’s Military Night

    URORA—During the Marmion Academy JROTC program’s annual Military Night in February, Sugar Grove resident Cadet Robert Peters received the Col. Joe Day Memorial Award.

    • Posted April 16, 2011
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  • Elburn’s Eichelberger sings with Lawrence University Choir

    APPLETON, WIS.—Samantha Eichelberger, daughter of Brent and Cynthia Eichelberger of Elburn, performed with the Lawrence University vocal ensemble Cantala.

    • Posted April 16, 2011
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  • Local residents named to Columbia College Chicago’s dean’s list

    Hannah Dolbeer, a film and video major from Elburn; and Elizabeth Kennedy, a fashion design major, Chelsea Roberts, a theatre major, and Julia Tiedt, a fashion design major, all of Maple Park, were named to the Columbia...

    • Posted April 16, 2011
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  • Continuing impact

    Kaneville—About 60 people with shovels, garden gloves, rakes and brooms showed up on a misty morning for a little spring cleaning at the Conley Farm in Kaneville to get the gardens ready for community outreach programs in...

    • Posted April 15, 2011
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  • The Stover trucks keep on rolling

    Elburn—A familiar sight rolling through town and on the surrounding roads is the bright blue cabs of grain trucks hauling its cargo.

    • Posted April 15, 2011
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  • Thousands turn out for fine arts fest

    KANELAND—Another year, another successful display of visual and performing arts by the Kaneland community.

    • Posted April 15, 2011
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