• Elburn water/sewer rates to increase

    ELBURN—Residents will likely see an increase in their water and sewer rates. Public Works asked for the increase to keep costs even with expenses that have been rising.

    • Posted January 27, 2012
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  • Editorial: Sugar Grove officials, come back to the negotiating table

    After years of their basements filling up with water due to stormwater runoff, the residents of the Mallard Point and Rolling Oaks subdivisions could see light at the end of the tunnel.

    • Posted January 27, 2012
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  • Down the drain?

    Sugar Grove ends Mallard Point drainage negotiations SUGAR GROVE—The solution to the drainage problems in the Mallard Point and Rolling Oaks subdivisions in Sugar Grove just became more complex.

    • Posted January 26, 2012
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  • IDNR reminds snowmobile operators to practice safety

    Additional opportunities to take safety courses in 2012 SPRINGFIELD—The Illinois Department of Natural Resources is reminding snowmobile operators and riders to take extra caution this year when the snow begins to fall in Illinois.

    • Posted January 26, 2012
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  • KHS begins competition season

    KANELAND—Kaneland varsity cheerleaders began their competition season began in the Belvidere Competition on Jan. 7. KHS took home the second-place win in the medium division.

    • Posted January 26, 2012
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  • Fundraiser set for St. Peter teen youth mission trip

    GENEVA—Bring a hungry appetite to the Knights of Columbus hall on Thursday, Jan. 26, to help raise funds for St. Peter Youth Ministry’s high school spring mission trip.

    • Posted January 26, 2012
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  • Ottawa stops Kaneland on lanes

    KANELAND—Not even snow and hazardous travel conditions from a week prior could delay the end result of Thursday’s Kaneland-Ottawa bowling matchup.

    • Posted January 26, 2012
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  • KHS wrestlers take third at NIB-12

    Gust, Goress secure conference bragging rights STERLING—If looking for incremental improvements that could go a long way, look at this year’s Northern Illinois Big XII conference meeting.

    • Posted January 26, 2012
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  • Boys stifle Pirate attack in Saturday win

    KANELAND—KHS boys hoops posted a win on Saturday evening—a nice change from a hard loss the week prior to Morris. With balanced scoring and home court advantage, the Knights took care of Northern Illinois Big XII West Division...

    • Posted January 26, 2012
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  • The 88 keys

    The 1988 Boys Cross Country Team was inducted into the Kaneland Hall of Fame at halftime during the boys varsity basketball game against Ottawa last Friday.

    • Posted January 26, 2012
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  • Kaneland girls drill Bulldogs, Indians

    Lady Knights secure first winning record since 05-06 KANELAND—Looks like the KHS girls basketball crew can get used to this modified schedule.

    • Posted January 26, 2012
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  • Letter: Perfect timing

    Thursday evening, while reading the guest editorial of Kyla Kruse of the Energy Education Council, I read and took a mental note of the program guidelines before a storm, and I was personally pleased to realize that...

    • Posted January 26, 2012
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  • Clarence ‘Clar’ E. Self

    Clarence “Clar” E. Self, Jr., 86, of Elburn, passed away in the early morning hours of Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012, at Countryside Care Center in Aurora, Ill.

    • Posted January 26, 2012
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  • Agency on Aging seeks volunteer for advisory council

    Kane County—The Agency on Aging of Northeastern Illinois is seeking a Kane County resident or person employed in Kane County to represent the county on its Advisory Council.

    • Posted January 24, 2012
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  • Start your adventure training now

    Three-city adventure race chooses Aurora area Regional—The land and water trails of the Aurora area were key in determining the location of an inaugural adventure race planned for the region on May 27.

    • Posted January 24, 2012
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  • District 302 offers preschool screening

    Kaneland—The Kaneland School District will offer preschool screening by appointment only on Friday, Jan. 27, at Family Life Church at 44W555 Keslinger Road, Elburn.

    • Posted January 23, 2012
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  • KHS announces ‘Les Miserables’ as spring musical

    Kaneland—Kaneland High School students will perform “Les Miserables School Edition” for the school’s annual spring musical.

    • Posted January 22, 2012
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  • a new outlook Kaneland grad comes home from war with new perspective

    Sugar Grove/Maple Park—National Guard Spc. Jessie Miles arrived home from Afghanistan just in time for Christmas. The 22-year-old Kaneland High School graduate had joined the National Guard a year out of high school, went through basic training...

    • Posted January 22, 2012
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  • Kaneland High School to host Health and Wellness Fair

    Kaneland—Kaneland High School will host a Health and Wellness Fair on Tuesday, Jan. 24.

    • Posted January 21, 2012
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  • Maple Park registration open online, or in person

    MAPLE PARK—Maple Park Baseball, Softball and T-Ball registration is now open for the 2012 season.

    • Posted January 21, 2012
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