• Village discusses downtown parking lot

    ELBURN—With the impending closure of the Community Congregational Church parking lot on the corner of Shannon Street and Route 47 in Elburn, local businesses are looking to the village to help them out.

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  • A different type of approach

    Local chiropractor offers alternative to meds for ADHD ELBURN—John, an area 12-year-old, has been battling a diagnosis of moderate-to-severe Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) since he was 5 years old.

    • Posted March 29, 2012
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  • Letter: Warm welcome to Chico’s Tacos

    If you were a contestant, an observer or a volunteer participating in the Dewey Dash last year (an event sponsored by the Town and Country Library), you will remember the fantastic delicious tacos donated by Chico’s Tacos....

    • Posted March 29, 2012
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  • Guest editorial: Rest in peace?

    State agency encourages citizens to protect historic grave markers Spring has sprung and that often leads people to clean closets, tidy up their yards, and tackle projects like clearing their land of debris. Too often that debris might...

    • Posted March 29, 2012
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  • Letter: Acknowledging omitted contributors to ‘Knight of Fun’ fundraiser

    Our recent advertisement thanking our wonderful donors was missing four important donors. Waste Management, 101.9 WTMX The Mix, Shanne Kuipers and Teresa Panico.

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  • Two out of three ain’t bad

    Wins over BC, Marmion make diamond less rough KANELAND—An season-opening loss wasn’t ideal, but soon after, Kaneland baseball acted and played like the champions they were against hosts Burlington Central and Marmion.

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  • Softball beats Oswego, not fond of BC yardwork

    The Kaneland varsity girls try to figure out a plan during their 10-5 home loss against Burlington Central on March 21. Photo by Patti Wilk

    • Posted March 29, 2012
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  • Wasco searching for umps

    WASCO—Wasco Girls Fastpitch is looking for 10U and 12U/14U umpires for the 2012 Spring/Summer season.

    • Posted March 29, 2012
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  • Hoop Dreams become reality

    Kaneland Cagers hoops put on a show in March.

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  • KHS soccer falls to Rosary Royals

    AURORA—Kaneland Lady Knights soccer must be sick and tired of these Royal meetings.

    • Posted March 29, 2012
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  • Oswalds celebrate 50 years of marriage

    Erik and Audrey Oswald, of Elburn and formerly of Winfield, Ill., celebrated 50 years of marriage on Saturday, March 24.

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  • Church news for March 29

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

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  • Nancy K. Bos

    Nancy K. Bos, 68, of Oregon, Ill., stepped into the arms of Jesus on Thursday, March 22, 2012, at the Serenity Home in Oregon.

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  • Jim R. Nulf

    Jim R. Nulf, 72, of Otterville, Mo., passed away on Friday, March 23, 2012, at the home of his daughter in Sugar Grove. He was born March 27, 1939, in Huntsville, Mo.

    • Posted March 29, 2012
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  • Preschool screening at KHS

    KANELAND—A preschool screening for Kaneland School District children will be held Friday, April 13, by appointment only at MorningStar Community Church, 8S101 Barnes Road, Aurora.

    • Posted March 28, 2012
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  • MP Lions 2012 scholarship program

    MAPLE PARK—The Maple Park Lions Club will again sponsor a $1,000 scholarship to a 2012 graduating senior who lives in Maple Park.

    • Posted March 26, 2012
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  • From challenging beginnings to a forever home: horses find their field of dreams

    BATAVIA—When Willy, a 21-year-old thoroughbred gelding, arrived at Field of Dreams (FOD) Horse Rescue nine months ago, he was severely emaciated with a dull, patchy hair coat. He had been left in an outdoor paddock all by...

    • Posted March 25, 2012
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  • Local residents named to Columbia College Chicago dean’s list

    CHICAGO—Hannah Dolbeer (a film and video major) and Lindsay Levita (a photography major) of Elburn, and Elizabeth Kennedy (a fashion design major) and Chelsea Roberts (a theatre major) of Maple Park, were named to the Columbia College...

    • Posted March 24, 2012
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  • Local residents named to Aurora University dean’s list

    AURORA— The following residents were named to the Aurora University high honors dean’s list for the fall 2011 semester:

    • Posted March 24, 2012
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  • Gavin Vincent Bucio

    Joseph and Andrea Bucio of Plano announce the birth of their son Gavin Vincent, who was born Feb. 2, 2012, at Rush-Copley Hospital in Aurora.

    • Posted March 24, 2012
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