• Letter: Congratulations, Nick Albano

    We at Blackberry Township want to congratulate Nick Albano on the completion of his Eagle Scout project at the Blackberry Township Cemetery.

    • Posted August 16, 2012
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  • Letter: Back to Springfield regarding pensions

    On Friday, Aug. 17, Governor Quinn has called a Special Session of the General Assembly that will cost Illinois taxpayers an extra $40,000 and will be as good for us as a deep-fried Twinkie at the State...

    • Posted August 16, 2012
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  • Landphairs celebrate 50 years of wedded bliss

    Don and Rene Landphair—Happy 50th Wedding Anniversary on Aug.18, 2012.

    • Posted August 16, 2012
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  • Bealls celebrate 25 years of wedded bliss

    Happy 25th Anniversary, Mom and Dad! Love, Lauren and Andie.

    • Posted August 16, 2012
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  • Ann G. Duszak

    Ann G. Duszak, 70, passed away peacefully Aug. 7, 2012, at her home in Batavia from kidney cancer.

    • Posted August 16, 2012
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  • They serve

    Lions Club: a presence in the community since 1929 Elburn—The Elburn Lions Club has hosted the annual Elburn Days celebration since 1930. The first-ever Elburn Days, however, was billed as the “Elburn Road Celebration and Fall Festival,” and...

    • Posted August 16, 2012
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  • Elburn Days Schedule of Events

    The 83rd annual Elburn Days will be held Friday, Saturday and Sunday, August 17th-19th, 2012. Elburn Days 2012 Theme: We Believe in Miracles… Sight and Nature!

    • Posted August 16, 2012
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  • Community stage provides outlet for young talent

    Elburn—Judi Day is a volunteer who wears two hats when Elburn Days rolls around.

    • Posted August 16, 2012
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  • Annual run starts Saturday’s fun

    Elburn Days 5K returns for another year Elburn—As summer comes to an end, Elburn Days will be upon the Kane County community. Saturday, Aug. 18, marks the day of the traditional Elburn Days 5K or 1 mile fun...

    • Posted August 16, 2012
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  • Elburn Days features carnival fun

    Elburn—The Elburn Days carnival has something for everyone—fun but tame rides for the youngsters and more exciting rides for the older kids, no matter how old.

    • Posted August 16, 2012
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  • Kaneland preschool screening

    KANELAND—Kaneland will conduct a preschool screening on Friday, Sept. 14, at Family Life Church. Kaneland School District children ages 3 to 5, who are suspected of having any delays in developmental milestones, are encouraged to attend. This...

    • Posted August 15, 2012
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  • Circus coming to town

    ELBURN—The Elburn Leos Club received permission from village trustees to invite a circus to come to town on Wednesday, Sept. 19. The club had successfully had a circus performance about 10 years ago, and will hold it...

    • Posted August 14, 2012
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  • KYFL partners with Potbelly Sandwich Shop for fundraiser

    Geneva—The Kaneland Youth Football League (KYFL) will hold a fundraiser at Potbelly Sandwich Shop in Geneva Commons on Friday, Aug. 24.

    • Posted August 14, 2012
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  • Kaneland Sports Boosters to team up with Dodge Aug. 16

    KANELAND—The Kaneland Sports Boosters are teaming up with Dodge for a great, fun-filled event during “Knights Under the Lights.”

    • Posted August 13, 2012
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  • Elburn Days Truck, Tractor Pull trackside sign-up

    ELBURN—The Elburn Days Truck Pull Committee will host a sign-up event for those interested in parking trackside for the annual Elburn Days Truck and Tractor Pulls.

    • Posted August 12, 2012
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  • Volunteer sought for Virgil Twp. Mental Health 708 Board

    KANEVILLE—The INC Board, NFP, the local mental health authority for seven townships in southern Kane County, is looking for a Virgil Township resident volunteer to serve on the township community mental health board.

    • Posted August 12, 2012
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  • Darden Restaurants grants $1,000 to Lazarus House

    ST.CHARLES—The St. Charles Olive Garden Restaurant, through its parent company Darden Restaurants, recently awarded Lazarus House a $1,000 grant to help finance food service at its downtown emergency shelter.

    • Posted August 12, 2012
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  • WCC’s VandenBorn earns Dick Durrant Award

    Sugar Grove—The Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference recently named Waubonsee Community College’s Kelsey VandenBorn as one of the co-winners of the Dick Durrant Academic Athlete of the Year Award for 2011-12.

    • Posted August 12, 2012
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  • Board wants parents to be aware of area sex offenders

    SUGAR GROVE—Parents should educate themselves about area sex offenders, trustees urged at Tuesday’s Village Board meeting, and the Sugar Grove Police Department should make ensuring children’s safety a priority by patrolling school sites more often and enforcing...

    • Posted August 11, 2012
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  • Rinks celebrate 50 years

    Dick and Gerry Rink celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on July 7. The couple was surprised with a pool party and a family dinner at Sorrento's in Sycamore, Ill.

    • Posted August 11, 2012
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