• Ongoing construction on tap for Elburn area

    Elburn/Lily Lake—Prepare for road delays through the summer as a pair of Illinois Department Transportation projects recently began.

    • Posted April 26, 2012
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  • Photo Gallery: 2012 Kaneland Fine Arts Festival

    The Kaneland Community Fine Arts Festival was held Sunday at Kaneland High School in Maple Park. Many crafters, artists and performers were on hand to entertain. The Mime Company (right) from Chicago perform a piece called "Skydiving."

    • Posted April 26, 2012
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  • Peterson Prep goes Kaneland’s way in 2012

    KANELAND—After the 2011 results of the annual Peterson Prep boys track meet at Kaneland, the Knights’ fortunes could only get so much better.

    • Posted April 26, 2012
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  • Baseball holds own in NIB-12 conference play

    KANELAND—Much like last year, the Knight nine are taking care of business as the calendar turns pages on the season.

    • Posted April 26, 2012
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  • KHS softball reaches 20-win plateau

    KANELAND—Lady Knights softball continues to hit, which may give groans to opponents that see the Kaneland lineup on its upcoming schedule.

    • Posted April 26, 2012
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  • Soccer slams West division’s Ottawa

    OTTAWA—In the case of Lady Knights soccer, the mix of old and new is gelling enough to make anyone happy.

    • Posted April 26, 2012
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  • KHS girls track sees firsts in 4×800, 1600m

    DIXON—Interstate 88’s corridor wields some talented girls track rosters, and Kaneland’s intent was to join that group after Friday’s Dixon Invite.

    • Posted April 26, 2012
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  • Rockford now Outlaw country

    The Maple Park Outlaws won the Rockford Riverhawks tournament at the Road Ranger Stadium in Rockford on April 7.

    • Posted April 26, 2012
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  • Pitcher Stahl tosses gem for KHS sophs

    KANELAND—Nick Stahl of the Kaneland sophomore baseball team tossed a no-hitter on Tuesday, as the Knights took care of Yorkville, 4-0. The sophomores improved to 11-6.

    • Posted April 26, 2012
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  • Sweatt, Wolves still alive in Calder Cup chase

    ROSEMONT, Ill.—Elburn native Bill Sweatt contributed an assist as the Chicago Wolves defeated the San Antonio Rampage on Tuesday night, 3-2, at Allstate Arena in the first round of the Calder Cup playoffs.

    • Posted April 26, 2012
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  • MP baseball hosts Parents Night Out

    MAPLE PARK—Maple Park Baseball will host its 4th annual Parents Night Out Raffle on Saturday, May 12, at 7 p.m.

    • Posted April 26, 2012
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  • Third annual golf outing a charm for Knight boys hoops

    KANELAND—Foursomes and sponsorships are going fast, but there is still time to join the Kaneland boys basketball program in a day of fun at the third annual golf outing on Saturday, June 9, held at Bliss Creek...

    • Posted April 26, 2012
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  • Guest Editorial: Trying to make a difference every day

    When I retired in February of 2010, I thought about one of my favorite videos that my company would show to new management featuring Lou Holtz. At the end of the video, Lou said that the bottom...

    • Posted April 26, 2012
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  • Letter: Thanks for giving the gift of life

    The Elburn American Legion Auxiliary of the Daniel Simpson Post No. 630 would like to thank everyone who gave the gift of life on April 12, 2012.

    • Posted April 26, 2012
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  • Letter: 13 years in a row

    The village of Elburn has again been qualified as a 2011 Tree City USA. Thanks to the support of the village trustees and the work of the village Tree Board, this is the 13th consecutive year that...

    • Posted April 26, 2012
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  • Letter: Thanks for attending the April 19 dinner

    The Elburn American Legion Auxiliary Unit No. 630 would like to thank everyone who attended the American Legion Auxiliary spaghetti supper on April 19 at the Elburn American Legion Hall.

    • Posted April 26, 2012
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  • Edward David Zak

    Edward David Zak, 90, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., was born on Sept. 17, 1921, in Chicago, the son of Edward Casimir and Sophia Zak.

    • Posted April 26, 2012
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  • Garth L. Glader

    Garth L. Glader, 52, of Geneva, passed away on Tuesday, April 17, 2012, after an extended illness, surrounded by family and friends.

    • Posted April 26, 2012
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  • McDole offers trivia night

    Kaneland—McDole Elementary PTO in Montgomery will host a trivia night event. Entries for the event are due by Friday, April 27, and the event itself will be held at Open Range Southwest Grill in Sugar Grove on...

    • Posted April 23, 2012
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  • Elburn resident brings Hunger Resource Network to Fox Valley

    ELBURN—Elburn resident Wynette Edwards, a director of the Hunger Resource Network, was part of an effort in March to distribute more than 61,000 pounds of chicken to more than 40 agencies.

    • Posted April 22, 2012
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