• 4/15 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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  • Filling the roster

    Village works to fill remaining vacancies on Village Board, Planning Commission MAPLE PARK—The village of Maple Park is one step closer to filling the two open seats on its Village Board, but still has one open seat needing...

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  • Church news for April 15

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

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  • Trustees discuss changing treasurer compensation

    Elburn—Trustees at the Elburn Committee of the Whole meeting on Monday discussed raising the salary of the Village Treasurer, Mike Greenen, from $2,000 annually to $3,000, the same rate as board members receive.

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  • Village sees 6 percent reduction in assessment

    Elburn—Village officials received the 2011 multiplier that indicates the level of assessment of property.

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  • Elburn chamber recognizes Brauer, Paisano’s Pizza

    ELBURN—The Elburn Chamber of Commerce at its Winter Dinner on Feb. 19 named Bill Brauer as the Member of the Year.

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  • The rules have changed

    WCC job fair sees good turnout; job-seekers see new hiring trend SUGAR GROVE—The Waubonsee Community College (WCC) Spring Job/Internship Fair hasn't seen a dip in employer participation the last few years despite an economy that continues to be...

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  • Board approves summer construction projects

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 6-0 in favor of granting the administration approval to seek bids for summer 2011 projects.

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  • ‘Kaneland Celebrations’ series kicks off

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday evening kicked off its “Kaneland Celebrations” series by viewing presentations by McDole and John Stewart elementary schools.

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  • Spring, Summer Clothing, Toy Sale

    KANELAND—The Kaneland Spring and Summer Clothing and Toy Sale will be Friday, April 15, from 6 to 9 p.m., and Saturday, April 16, from 9 a.m. to noon.

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  • Kaneland Students of the Term announced

    Kaneland—The following students were named Student of the Term for Term 3 at Kaneland High School:

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  • Livingwell announces ‘Laughter to Manage Pain & Stress’

    Geneva—On Friday, April 15, from 5:30 to 7 p.m., certified Laughter Yoga Leader Terri Reasoner will present this fun form of exercise in the main lobby of Joliet Oncology and Hematology Associates, 2614 W. Jefferson St., Joliet.

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  • Maple Park Easter Egg Hunt

    The Maple Park Library hosted its annual Egg Hunt at noon on Saturday. Kids from 3 and up got to grab plastic eggs containing prizes.

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  • Jill Holmes Invite ‘11 yields third-place finish for Lady Knights

    KANELAND—The usual mid-April Jill Holmes Invite saw Kaneland girls track in mid-to-late season stride on Saturday.

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  • Knights see strong mound performances, now 6-4

    KANELAND—Knights baseball is on a bit of a roll. Thursday, Kaneland (6-4, 2-0 NIB-12) used two runs in the top of the second and two more in the top of the fifth to nail down a 4-1...

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  • Winter sports awards, NIB-12 honors dished out

    A look through Kaneland's winter sports award winners.

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  • Lady Knights compete at West Aurora

    KANELAND—A three-match skid left the Lady Knights scraping on the soccer pitch, but a Tuesday win over Streamwood sees Kaneland at 4-5 (1-2 Northern Illinois Big XII) through nine matches.

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  • Andrews, Spittzeri and relays conquer Sycamore

    KANELAND—What did a textbook Kaneland-Sycamore dual meet on Tuesday hold for curious fans?

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  • Kaneland alum Rose among Waubonsee post-season honorees

    Sugar Grove—Waubonsee Community College’s Maxzine Rossler heads up a quartet of women’s basketball players that were recognized by the NJCAA Region IV and Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference (ISCC) basketball committees.

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  • Boys basketball plans golf outing

    KANELAND—Foursomes and sponsorships are going fast, but there is still time to join the Kaneland Boys Basketball program in a day of fun at the second annual golf outing on Saturday, June 11, at Bliss Creek Golf...

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