• International exchange students coming

    ELBURN—The STS Foundation is inviting local families to host international exchange students for the 2011-12 school year.

    • Posted June 18, 2011
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  • Elburn resident claims assault by off-duty Sheriff’s Deputy

    Elburn—An Elburn resident said he was assaulted Friday by an off-duty Kane County Sheriff’s Deputy, sparking an internal investigation by the department’s Office of Professional Standards.

    • Posted June 17, 2011
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  • ‘O’ is for outdoor

    Proposed ordinance would help outdoor liquor sales ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board discussed the creation of a Class O liquor license that would regulate outdoor retail liquor sales at its Committee of the Whole meeting on Monday.

    • Posted June 17, 2011
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  • School Board approves tentative FVCC budget

    MAPLE PARK—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 6-0 to approve the 2011-12 tentative budget for the Fox Valley Career Center (FVCC).

    • Posted June 17, 2011
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  • School Board approves budget amendment

    MAPLE PARK—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 6-0 to approve a 2010-11 budget amendment.

    • Posted June 17, 2011
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  • School Board approves tentative D-302 budget

    MAPLE PARK—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 6-0 to approve the tentative 2011-12 budget.

    • Posted June 17, 2011
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  • WWII plane makes emergency landing in Oswego

    OSWEGO—The Sugar Grove Fire Protection District on Monday morning was initially dispatched to the Aurora Airport after receiving a report that a B17 airplane was coming in on fire.

    • Posted June 17, 2011
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  • A flap-jack of a time

    Cathy Kovach flips and serves some pancakes at the Kaneville Fire Department’s pancake breakfast Sunday morning.

    • Posted June 17, 2011
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  • June 17 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 June 17, 2011
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  • Church news for June 17

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

    • Posted June 17, 2011
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  • School Board approves health insurance renewal

    MAPLE PARK—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 4-0 to approve a health insurance renewal that will allow the board to eschew its grandfathered status within the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 in order...

    • Posted June 16, 2011
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  • Oh, Kaneland!

    KHS baseball wins 1st State championship with 11-3 win vs. Oak Forest JOLIET—In high school baseball postseason, only one team can follow through on its aim to run the table and win its last game.

    • Posted June 16, 2011
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  • Waubonsee honors top student/athletes in 10-11

    SUGAR GROVE—Waubonsee Community College recently honored its top student/athletes for 2010-2011 at the school’s annual Athletic Awards Banquet.

    • Posted June 16, 2011
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  • Editorial: IPA honors reflect our commitment to community

    Once a year, newspapers from throughout the state submit their best advertisements and special sections to be judged by their peers at the annual Illinois Press Association contest.

    • Posted June 16, 2011
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  • Letter: Elburn Chamber contributes to Kaneland Students

    On May 26, at the Kaneland High School awards night, I was granted the honor of presenting two Elburn Chamber of Commerce scholarships of $1,000 each to students who identified areas of concern to the Kaneland community...

    • Posted June 16, 2011
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  • Letter: Another Memorial Day has come and gone

    We try each year to get our word out about the importance of this day, remembering our veterans that are gone, and also supporting the veterans that are here and in need of aid.

    • Posted June 16, 2011
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  • Mark Francis Geisen

    Mark Francis Geisen, 38, of Maple Park, passed away suddenly Monday afternoon, June 6, 2011. He was born July 17, 1972, the son of Francis “Butch” and Barbara (Meyer) Geisen.

    • Posted June 16, 2011
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  • How to choose the right physician

    GENEVA–Finding the right physician can be challenging. There are so many important questions and factors to consider, such as whether the doctor has specialized experience, whether the physician has a comfortable bedside manner, and whether the medical...

    • Posted June 14, 2011
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  • Kaneland Krier wins Golden Eagle

    Kaneland—The Kaneland Krier took home the Golden Eagle, a trophy for best student newspaper in its class, for the second year in a row at the Northern Illinois Scholastic Press Association conference.

    • Posted June 14, 2011
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  • Local student invited to attend NRA youth summit

    MAPLE PARK—Theo Mirkut, a Maple Park resident and junior at the Illinois Math and Science Academy, was recently selected by the National Rifle Association (NRA) as one of 45 students in the country who will partake in...

    • Posted June 13, 2011
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