• Bowling gets first win of 2011-12

    KANELAND—While it’s been slow goings at the beginning of this still-new season, the Kaneland bowling unit keeps knocking down pins, and knocked down enough to nab its first win of the season on Dec. 7, against visiting...

    • Posted December 15, 2011
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  • Kaneland wrestlers eclipsed by DeKalb

    KANELAND—Against the visiting DeKalb Barbs, KHS was hoping for its own indoor version of Friday Night Lights.

    • Posted December 15, 2011
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  • Boys hoops puts clamp on Spartans, H-BR

    KANELAND—Kaneland boys basketball is enjoying a three-game win streak dating back to last week—all three of the double-digit variety.

    • Posted December 15, 2011
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  • KYSO signup a couple clicks away

    ELBURN—Soccer enthusiasts between the ages of 4 and 17 years old can register online to play the KYSO spring season, which runs from April 28 through June 9.

    • Posted December 15, 2011
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  • Guest Editorial: A good day to celebrate freedom

    It's the holiday that got away. Today is the 220th anniversary of the ratification of the Bill of Rights, a critical turning point in the history of this country and one that transformed this nation forever. Still, you...

    • Posted December 15, 2011
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  • Letter: Sugar Grove Corn Boil wraps up 2011 and prepares for the New Year

    As we head into colder weather and the holiday season, the Sugar Grove Corn Boil is probably the furthest from most people's minds.

    • Posted December 15, 2011
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  • Letter: Elburn Chamber of Commerce Christmas Stroll

    The Elburn Chamber of Commerce Christmas Stroll was a great success with over 1600 people participating. We would like to thank all the businesses who helped make this happen.

    • Posted December 15, 2011
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  • Church news for Dec. 15

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

    • Posted December 15, 2011
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  • Jean Adair Nelson

    Jean Adair Nelson, 73, of Oswego, formerly of Sugar Grove, passed away Wednesday evening, Dec. 7, 2011, at Rush Copley Medical Center in Aurora.

    • Posted December 15, 2011
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  • Singing Greetings

    Local residents were among Aurora University student singers presenting annual Christmas concerts at 3 and 7:30 p.m. in Crimi Auditorium on Dec. 4.

    • Posted December 10, 2011
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  • W.I.N.S. donates to Conley Outreach Services

    Carol Alfrey from Conley Outreach Services happily accepts donations from Kaneland W.I.N.S.

    • Posted December 10, 2011
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  • Voters to decide on new tax to pay for police pensions

    ELBURN—Voters in Elburn will be asked to approve a new property tax levy to pay for pensions for police officers. If approved, the new tax would be a separate line item on property tax bills.

    • Posted December 9, 2011
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  • Village approves IGA for electronic message board

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday voted 6-0 to authorize an Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) for an electronic message board.

    • Posted December 9, 2011
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  • Sugar Grove Village approves 2012-13 tax levy

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday voted 6-0 to approve the tax levy for the 2012-13 fiscal year.

    • Posted December 9, 2011
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  • Residents review Elburn Station plans for 23-year project

    ELBURN—An overflow crowd showed up at Tuesday night’s Planning Commission meeting, which included a public hearing on a tattoo parlor opening at 109 E. North St.—it passed—and a request for a sign variance for Napa Auto Parts—that...

    • Posted December 9, 2011
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  • Maple Park puts question for energy aggregation on March Ballot

    MAPLE PARK—The Maple Park Village Board on Tuesday passed an ordinance to include a vote on energy aggregation on the ballot in the upcoming election.

    • Posted December 9, 2011
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  • SG Chamber moves to new location

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Chamber of Commerce and Industry was on the move earlier this week.

    • Posted December 9, 2011
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  • National Influenza Vaccination week

    SPRINGFIELD—To help stay healthy during the holidays and all year, give the gift of health by getting an influenza vaccination to not only protect you, but others as well.

    • Posted December 9, 2011
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  • Dec. 9 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 December 9, 2011
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  • Booster Barn parents watch game thanks to KEA

    MAPLE PARK—The Knights were on the field. The lights in Peterson Field were burning brightly. And for once, the parents who volunteer in the Kaneland Booster Barn concession stand were out watching their sons compete in the...

    • Posted December 9, 2011
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