• Decorating Coaches transform homes

    ELBURN—Kim and Steve Warner have lived in the same house in Geneva for 20 years. They raised four children in the house, but now that their children are grown, they want to downsize and move into a...

    • Posted August 31, 2012
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  • Foundation to hold annual Hogfan Party fundraiser

    ST.CHARLES—The Friends of Jason Gould Foundation will hold its fourth annual fundraiser for leukemia and lymphoma research on Saturday, Sept. 8, from 4 to 9 p.m. at the St. Charles Moose.

    • Posted August 31, 2012
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  • Working at the carwash

    The Kaneland Knights Volleyball car wash was held on Aug. 18 at the Elburn & Countryside Community Center. Here, the girls clean a Rolls Royce that pulled in for a wash.

    • Posted August 31, 2012
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  • Village receives ‘clean and unqualified’ rating

    ELBURN—The village of Elburn received a “clean and unqualified” rating for the fiscal year ending April 30, 2012, from its auditors, Lauterbach and Amen. That rating is the highest rating assigned.

    • Posted August 31, 2012
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  • Property tax due date reminder

    KANE COUNTY—Kane County Treasurer David J. Rickert would like to remind taxpayers that the second installment of property taxes is due Tuesday, Sept. 4.

    • Posted August 31, 2012
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  • County Pavement Preservation, Rejuvenation Program to begin this week

    KANE COUNTY—Work on the County Pavement Preservation and Rejuvenation Program began last week, with an anticipated completion date of September 2012, weather permitting.

    • Posted August 31, 2012
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  • Village water usage up in June and July

    ELBURN—Village water usage during the drought in June and July was up significantly, according to Superintendent of Public Works John Nevenhoven.

    • Posted August 31, 2012
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  • Kaneville Fest action

    Sarah and Erin Ball of Elburn, with Kyla Baldridge of Kaneville, sell their duct tape crafts to Emma Ball during the Kaneville Fest on Sunday.

    • Posted August 31, 2012
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  • Village Board plans to adopt Route 47/I-88 resolution

    ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board plans to adopt a resolution in support of the IL-47/I-88 full interchange that the Kane County Department of Transportation is considering.

    • Posted August 30, 2012
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  • Anderson seeks re-election

    ELBURN—Elburn Village Board President Dave Anderson recently announced that he will run for re-election in 2013.

    • Posted August 30, 2012
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  • KHS senior earns Miss Midwest Teen crown

    UGAR GROVE—When Madeline Cole first inquired about competing in the Miss American Teen Pageant, she was told that the Illinois competition had already passed for the year—but that she could compete in the Midwest section instead.

    • Posted August 30, 2012
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  • Cutting it close

    Knights overcome slow start for 25-24 win CHICAGO—It wasn't the start the Kaneland Knights football outfit wanted, but it'll take the finish.

    • Posted August 30, 2012
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  • As a pack

    KHS boys XC team takes 6 of top 7 spots in season opener Kaneland—Pack running has long been the mantra of the Kaneland High School boys cross country team under head coach Chad Clarey.

    • Posted August 30, 2012
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  • Tennis overcomes early bump

    KANELAND—A win last week at West Chicago had Kaneland tennis on a smooth track early.

    • Posted August 30, 2012
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  • Lady Knights find top-half finish in Wheaton

    KANELAND—"Two out of three ain't bad,” and in the case of Kaneland volleyball, it nets a fifth-place finish.

    • Posted August 30, 2012
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  • Rebound

    Knights top W. Aurora, DeKalb after loss to Marengo KANELAND—Kaneland High School golf coach Mark Meyer knew his team wasn't as deep as in years past, but believed the talent at the top could more than make up...

    • Posted August 30, 2012
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  • Soccer takes 2nd at Jacobs

    Knights win 2 of 3 in Fox Valley area KANELAND—Jacobs High School's tournament in Algonquin, Ill., usually provides a nice early-season test for Kaneland soccer.

    • Posted August 30, 2012
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  • Front-loaded

    Lady Knight XC opens season with win by taking 4 of 5 top spots Kaneland—Kaneland High School’s girls cross country team on Tuesday started its season on the right foot, earning a victory in a tri-meet over West...

    • Posted August 30, 2012
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  • Letter: Kaneville FPD remembers Bob Rodney

    The Kaneville Fire Protection District would like to extend its most heartfelt condolences to the family of former Village President Bob Rodney. We are very appreciative of the generous donations to the Bob Rodney Memorial Fund.

    • Posted August 30, 2012
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  • Letter: A thank you from the Friends of Jason Gould Committee

    The fourth annual Hogfan Party, in memory of Jason Gould, will be held Saturday, Sept. 8, at the Moose in St. Charles.

    • Posted August 30, 2012
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