• Jan. 18-25 web poll

    What kind of games do you enjoy the most?

    • Posted January 18, 2012
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  • Amidst the madness

    Wedding just weeks away? Up to your elbows in planning? There is so much to do and so little time to do it in.

    • Posted January 16, 2012
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  • Wedding cake alternatives

    You're getting married soon, and the time has come for you to select a wedding cake. While you understand serving cake is tradition, you're not real fond of the idea. Isn't there something else you could serve?...

    • Posted January 16, 2012
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  • Local Senator’s son serves on USS Kidd

    AURORA—As widely reported on Jan. 6, the U.S. Navy destroyer USS Kidd rescued an Iranian fishing boat that had been commandeered by suspected pirates just days after Tehran warned the United States to keep its warships out...

    • Posted January 15, 2012
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  • Going green

    Solar power system now operational at Midwest Groundcovers St. Charles—Midwest Groundcovers’ 99-acre nursery in St. Charles now utilizes 37.5 kilowatts (kW) of solar energy.

    • Posted January 15, 2012
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  • Kaneland announces Hall of Fame inductees

    Kaneland—Kaneland’s Hall of Fame is to honor and recognize former Kaneland students, staff members, organizations and supporters who have demonstrated excellence and commitment.

    • Posted January 14, 2012
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  • County Board votes for settlement with AFSCME

    Kane County—The Kane County Board voted Tuesday to authorize an agreement with the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Local 3966 concerning the 45 Health Department union employees who were laid off Nov. 8, 2010.

    • Posted January 14, 2012
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  • New beginnings at Northside

    Thursday marked the Grand Opening of Northside Pub at 117 N. Main St. in Elburn.

    • Posted January 14, 2012
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  • Jan. 13 Elburn 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 January 13, 2012
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  • Hammering it out

    Following series of meetings, Elburn Planning Commission recommends approval of plan for Elburn Station Development

    • Posted January 13, 2012
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  • Elburn business owner suffers fatal gunshot

    ELBURN—Local business owner suffered a fatal gunshot wound in Elburn last Friday.

    • Posted January 13, 2012
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  • Kaneland approves more than $10,000 in donations

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 7-0 to approve donations of $10,000 through the generosity of the Dunham Fund, $1,000 from Nicholas & Associates, Inc., and $500 from ARCON Associates, Inc.—all in support of fine arts...

    • Posted January 13, 2012
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  • Kaneland works on more budget cuts

    Kaneland—Kaneland School Board members on Monday discussed the development of a budget for the 2013 fiscal year, which is intended to reduce expenditures as a means to compensate for a reduction in revenue.

    • Posted January 13, 2012
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  • Folk and fame

    The Kaneland Community Fine Arts Festival kicked off the new season with Lee Murdock’s Hometown Concert. The event took place on Saturday at the Kaneland High School auditorium. Murdock (left) had a special guest, Rock and Roll...

    • Posted January 13, 2012
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  • Elburn man dies in single-car accident

    Kaneville Township—An Elburn man died following a single-vehicle accident on Monday in unincorporated Kaneville Township.

    • Posted January 13, 2012
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  • Pet massage, swimming rolled into one

    Ron Hanik combines both in nearby A+ Pet Massage and Swimming Oswego—Ron Hanik of A+ Pet Massage and Swimming now offers canine massage and swimming in two convenient locations and economically-priced at 23 Washington Street in Oswego and...

    • Posted January 13, 2012
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  • Mat warriors finish 14th at Sycamore

    KANELAND—It’s tough to stand out at a wrestling invite, 22 teams deep. For a select few KHS wrestlers, they were able to barrel through their fields for some noteworthy finishes at the 37th annual Sycamore Invite on Saturday.

    • Posted January 12, 2012
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  • KHS emerges the victor over Yorkville, Rochelle

    Girls’ wins take sting out of OT loss at BC KANELAND—The girls basketball crew from Kaneland found what it liked in at Yorkville on Friday, and had what it liked, but lost it on Saturday.

    • Posted January 12, 2012
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  • Kaneland rebounds from loss in Yorkville with win at Burlington

    KANELAND—For now, the scales of the Kaneland-Burlington Central boys basketball rivalry tipped toward Kaneland.

    • Posted January 12, 2012
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  • Lady Knights rule lanes against Geneva

    KANELAND—Geneva bowling is a relatively new program, but one thing is already familiar to the Lady Vikings.

    • Posted January 12, 2012
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