• SG Board discusses Mallard Point drainage improvements

    SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove Village Board members on Tuesday discussed the state of drainage improvements in the Mallard Point and Rolling Oaks subdivisions.

    • Posted September 21, 2012
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  • Book sale pays off

    The Friends of the Town & Country Public Library in Elburn donated $4,500 to the library at their annual membership meeting on Sept. 13. The money was raised from the Friends annual book sale held during Elburn...

    • Posted September 21, 2012
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  • Open Hands Preschool still accepting enrollments

    WATERMAN, ILL.—Open Hands Preschool (OHP) in Waterman, Ill., is still accepting enrollments.

    • Posted September 21, 2012
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  • FitMama comes to Elburn

    ELBURN—To say that Elburn resident Erin Schaefer has quickly moved up the ranks of health club ownership would be an understatement.

    • Posted September 20, 2012
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  • WWII Navy veterans gather to share memories, friendship

    ELBURN—Three men came together with their families on Saturday to mark a day they shared 68 years ago. The three World War II U.S. Navy veterans, stationed in the Phillippine Islands during the war, had stormed the...

    • Posted September 20, 2012
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  • Meet-and-greet sessions

    The 11th annual Working for the Fox Valley Job Fair took place on Friday in the Academic and Professional Center of Waubonsee Community College.

    • Posted September 20, 2012
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  • Illinois Judges to Deliver 225 classroom presentations in celebration of 225th anniversary of U.S. Constitution

    CHICAGO—To celebrate the 225th anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution, the Illinois Judges Association (IJA) will kick off “Project 225,” a special program starting the week of Sept. 17.

    • Posted September 20, 2012
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  • Illinois Transportation Secretary encourages public to ‘Embrace the Orange’

    SPRINGFIELD—Illinois Transportation Secretary Ann L. Schneider recently announced a new website to help promote the department’s latest work zone safety campaign entitled “Embrace the Orange.”

    • Posted September 20, 2012
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  • Knights Wrestling Club registration

    KANELAND—Knights Wrestling Club (KWC), an IKWF-affiliated youth wresting program serving the Kaneland community, is opening registration for its 2012-13 wrestling season, which is set to kick off this November.

    • Posted September 20, 2012
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  • Part of the elite

    KHS girls XC team proves it belongs among top tier Kaneland—As hundreds of runners and spectators descended on Elburn Woods Saturday for the annual Kaneland Eddington Invitational, the Kaneland High School Lady Knight cross country team proved it...

    • Posted September 20, 2012
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  • Bringing their best

    Boys XC team sets numerous personal records at Eddington Kaneland—Across the board, the KHS boys cross country team stepped up in a big way for one of the biggest races of the year, the annual Larry Eddington Invitation...

    • Posted September 20, 2012
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  • KHS serves up the usual

    Rushing, D just the combination for 41-0 win at Streator STREATOR, Ill.—You'll have to excuse the Kaneland Knights' football squad for being defensive.

    • Posted September 20, 2012
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  • Clean sweep: Kaneland trumps Ottawa on court

    KANELAND—It was a lucky 7 for KHS tennis last week. On Sept. 12, the Lady Knights took care of the next Northern Illinois Big XII crossover opponent in the form of Ottawa, and left with a 7-0 sweep...

    • Posted September 20, 2012
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  • Soccer nabs first NIB-12 win of ’12

    Kaneland—In Northern Illinois Big XII action, every win is of paramount importance on the soccer field.

    • Posted September 20, 2012
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  • KHS nabs Morris in dual match

    Kaneland—Kaneland defeated visiting Morris on Tuesday at Hughes Creek Golf Course, winning the varsity match 151-169.

    • Posted September 20, 2012
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  • Lady Barbs victimize Kaneland volleyball

    KANELAND—Over the past several years, Kaneland volleyball has made numerous strides. But even a program that has amassed back-to-back 19-win seasons will still have its problems with fellow established clubs.

    • Posted September 20, 2012
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  • SGUMC youth group to sell potted mums, asters

    SUGAR GROVE—The youth group from Sugar Grove United Methodist Church,176 Main St., Sugar Grove, will sell 8-inch potted mums and asters for $8 on Sundays, Sept. 23 and Sept. 30, 9:15 to 10:15 a.m., and 11:30 a.m....

    • Posted September 20, 2012
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  • Book of Genesis study

    ST. CHARLES—The study of the Book of Genesis will be given by Bible Study Fellowship International on Wednesday mornings, 9:10 to 11 a.m. from now until May 2013 at Riverside Community Church, St. Charles.

    • Posted September 20, 2012
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  • James “Jim” Darwin Maier

    James “Jim” Darwin Maier, 87, went home peacefully to be with the Lord on Friday, Sept. 14, 2012, surrounded by his loving family and those holding him in their prayers, as he was reunited with his son,...

    • Posted September 20, 2012
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  • Ronald A. “Ron” Molitor

    Ronald A. “Ron” Molitor, 65, of Elburn, passed away following a long, hard-fought battle with Leukemia, which included a stem-cell transplant.

    • Posted September 20, 2012
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