• Village approves non-standard pavement amendment

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday voted 5-1 to approve a text amendment allowing the use of non-standard at-grade pavement in driveway right-of-way aprons.

    • Posted May 20, 2011
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  • Library Friends help celebrate summer reading program

    SUGAR GROVE—It's unlikely that William Shakespeare had the Sugar Grove Library Friends' “A Midsummer Knight's Read” reading program theme in mind when he penned the comedy “A Midsummer Night's Dream” in the 1590’s.

    • Posted May 20, 2011
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  • Elburn Lions May 2011 Calendar Raffle winners

    Elburn—The following were $25 winners in the Elburn Lions Park May 2011 Calendar Raffle winners: Tom Reynolds, ATM & Tar, Harry Neely, Brody Guthrie, Lou Drendel and Jim Yurachek, all of Elburn; Ray Polte of Hoffman Estates,...

    • Posted May 20, 2011
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  • Church news for May 20

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

    • Posted May 20, 2011
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  • KHS Prom Court

    The Kaneland High School 2011 Prom Court includes Brian Dixon (left to right), Hayley Guyton, Michael Caballero, Hannah Schuppner, Queen Sophia Blank, King Curtis Secrest, Princess Amanda Schiff, Prince Corey Landers, Elaine Cannell, Christian Limbo, Allie Grossman...

    • Posted May 20, 2011
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  • Board votes to approve handbook changes

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 7-0 to approve changes made to the Food Service, Transportation, and Support Staff Handbooks on first reading.

    • Posted May 20, 2011
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  • ‘Kaneland Celebrations’ continues

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday continued its “Kaneland Celebrations” series by viewing presentations from John Shields Elementary and Blackberry Creek Elementary.

    • Posted May 20, 2011
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  • Four-midable outing for Lady Knights track at Sectional

    OTTAWA—KHS girls track followers will have four reasons to visit Charleston, Ill., this May.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • Boys track stakes claim to NIB-12 title

    OTTAWA—The venue name of Friday’s Northern Illinois Big XII Conference meet was appropriate—King Field. Because that’s the level of performance put forth by Kaneland boys track.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • Kaneland baseball lineup clinches share of NIB-12

    KANELAND—Rosters change from year to year, so do conference alignments, but success doesn’t have to.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • Softball suffers setbacks to Minooka, Yorkville

    KANELAND—There’s still a little bit of time to make Maple Park feel like home-field advantage, but not much.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • Lady Knights soccer in playoff quest

    The winner of (No. 2) Kaneland vs. (No. 3) Illinois Math & Science Academy match from Wednesday faces (No. 1) Rosary on Saturday, May 21, in IHSA Class 2A Rosary Regional Championship at 11 a.m.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • Guest editorial: May is National Foster Care Month

    Each May, National Foster Care Month provides an opportunity to shine a light on the experiences of the more than 400,000 children and youth in the foster care system.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • KHS to hold auditions for summer production

    KANELAND—If you love musical theatre and have a heart for performing, consider participating in the Kaneland Community Summer Theatre Production.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • Letter: Friends of the Library Annual Plant Sale

    Thank you to everyone in our community who supported the Friends of the Town & Country Public Library 8th Annual Plant Sale fundraiser May 6 and 7.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • Letter: Thanks to Easter Egg Hunt volunteers

    The Maple Park Library Board of Trustees would like to extend our deepest appreciation to all of our volunteers at the annual Library Easter Egg Hunt.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • Letter: A thank you to Girl Scout Troop #892

    Thanks to Elburn’s Girl Scout Troop #892, downtown Elburn is beautiful for the spring and summer seasons once more.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • Letter: A thank you from Blazing Prairie Stars

    A key component to the success of many organizations is their team of volunteers. At Blazing Prairie Stars, a Maple Park therapeutic equestrian center, this is especially true.

    • Posted May 19, 2011
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  • Batavia teen killed in single-vehicle accident

    Elburn—A Batavia High School student was killed and another was in critical condition following a traffic accident on Green Road, south of Hughes Road, in unincorporated Blackberry Township Monday evening.

    • Posted May 18, 2011
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  • Lt. Governor to visit WCC speak at graduation

    SUGAR GROVE—Illinois Lt. Governor Sheila Simon will visit Waubonsee Community College’s Sugar Grove Campus on Thursday, May 19, as part of her year-long tour of the state’s community colleges.

    • Posted May 18, 2011
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