• Martin, Johnson to wed

    Paul and Bambi Johnson of Maple Park announce the engagement of their son, Parker, to Brittany Martin, daughter of George and Brenda Martin of Tinley Park, Ill.

    • Posted March 17, 2012
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  • Grace Lynn Jeffrey

    Grace Lynn Jeffrey was born Jan. 29, 2012, to Matt and Tracy Jeffrey of Elburn.

    • Posted March 17, 2012
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  • Election 2012: Kane County Coroner

    Two Republican candidates face each other in the Tuesday, March 20, primary election. The winner will face Democrat Tao Martinez, who is running unopposed, in the general election this fall.

    • Posted March 16, 2012
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  • Election 2012: Kane County Circuit Clerk

    Three Republican candidates are competing in the Tuesday, March 20, primary to represent the party in the general election this fall. Democratic candidate Edmund James Nendick is running unopposed.

    • Posted March 16, 2012
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  • Election 2012: State Senate 25th District

    In the race to represent the 25th District of the Illinois State Senate, three Republicans face each other while two Democrats pair off. The winners of their respective primary elections on Tuesday, March 20, will face each...

    • Posted March 16, 2012
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  • Election 2012: Kane County Board Chairman

    Two Republicans and two Democrats will face their respective party opponent in the primary election on Tuesday, March 20. The winner of each primary will run against each other in the general election this fall.

    • Posted March 16, 2012
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  • Election 2012: Kane County Auditor

    Three Republicans will face each other in the primary election on Tuesday, March 20. No Democrat candidate filed for the primary election.

    • Posted March 16, 2012
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  • Kaneland approves teacher contract

    KANELAND—Kaneland School Board members on Monday voted 7-0 to approve a 2012-2015 Collective Bargaining Agreement with the Kaneland Education Association (KEA).

    • Posted March 15, 2012
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  • Maple Park girl rides the Iditarod Trail

    Grandparent gives once-in-a-lifetime gift MAPLE PARK—Olivia Goodenough, 11-year old Maple Park resident and Kaneland sixth-grader, is an outdoorsy kind of girl, according to her grandfather, Geneva resident Dennis Goodenough.

    • Posted March 15, 2012
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  • Valente challenges board, administration

    Discussion turns to conflict during board meeting KANELAND—School Board member Tony Valente on Tuesday called the district's hiring practices into question during discussion regarding a resignation and employment of staff agenda item, stating his belief that the district...

    • Posted March 15, 2012
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  • Board increases discretionary fees

    KANELAND—Kaneland School Board members on Monday voted 6-1 to approve an increase in discretionary fees.

    • Posted March 15, 2012
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  • Board approves FY2013 budget reduction plan

    Plan includes release of more than 15 full-time equivalent positions KANELAND—Kaneland School Board members on Tuesday voted 7-0 to approve a fiscal year 2013 budget reduction plan, which will eliminate $1,101,776 in expenditures.

    • Posted March 15, 2012
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  • St. Paul Lutheran Church offers pre-school classes

    AURORA—St. Paul Lutheran Church offers all day pre-school to 3- and 4-year olds, half-day preschool, all day kindergarten, elementary and junior high classes.

    • Posted March 15, 2012
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  • Holy Cross hosts fundraising event

    BATAVIA—Building a new community education center and the first Catholic school in the Rockford Diocese are just some of the many accomplishments for Holy Cross Catholic Church in Batavia.

    • Posted March 15, 2012
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  • Vanik’s IKWF trip worth it

    Vanik Places second in State ROCKFORD, Ill.—This past weekend 840 wrestlers met at the BMO Harris Bank Centre in Rockford for the Illinois Kids Wrestling Federation (IKWF) State Championships.

    • Posted March 15, 2012
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  • KHS hoops squads can brandish honors

    Two first-team All NIB-12 picks for boys, one for girls KANELAND—It’s as easy as a lay-up to deduce that both KHS basketball programs would get postseason honors to recognize exceptional play and postseason runs.

    • Posted March 15, 2012
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  • Waubonsee’s Randall becomes Mr. 800 in Fla.

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.—Long-time Waubonsee Community College head coach Dave Randall joined a select group as his Chiefs downed Fergus Falls (MN) Community College 6-3 at the Walter Fuller Baseball Complex to give him 800 career coaching victories.

    • Posted March 15, 2012
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  • Men in Blue

    On March 3 at Harter Middle School, the Elburn "Smurfs" won the 4th grade tournament championship over Sugar Grove, 22-13.

    • Posted March 15, 2012
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  • KYFL and Cheer begin

    KANELAND—Kaneland Youth Football and Cheer (KYFL) is a youth sports league that plays and cheers in the the Midwest Youth “Big 12” Football Conference (MYFC).

    • Posted March 15, 2012
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  • Letter: Don’t forget the judges on election day

    On Tuesday, March 20, voters will have a chance to cast their ballot in the Illinois primary for national, state and local offices.

    • Posted March 15, 2012
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