• Leonard Hill Stidley

    Leonard Hill Stidley, 86, of Elburn, died Sept. 8, 2012, at Manor Care in Naperville, Ill.

    • Posted September 20, 2012
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  • Editorial: Learn ways to help fund a college education

    College tuition costs continue to remain high, and in many cases, continue to climb, despite the strugling economy.

    • Posted September 20, 2012
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  • Letter: In support of Tao Martinez

    The office of coroner requires a dedicated person who can make decisions in a professional and ethical manner.

    • Posted September 20, 2012
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  • Letter: Letter of thanks to the Elburn Leos and Lions Club

    We would like to extend our thanks for the generous gift to our family from the Elburn Leos and Lions Club.

    • Posted September 20, 2012
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  • Elburn Lions fundraiser supports ‘Jason’s Journey’

    ELBURN—Jason Cornell is a fighter. Some people, like Jason’s wife and his best friends, would say he’s stubborn, but it seems to have served him well. Multiple Sclerosis and cancer are formidable foes, and he needs all...

    • Posted September 20, 2012
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  • Stoffa escorts families of fallen firefighters

    Stoffa escorts families of fallen firefighters ELBURN—For the fourth year in a row, retired Elburn and Countryside Firefighter Lt. Mike Stoffa will escort the family of a fallen firefighter at the National Fallen Fire Fighters Memorial weekend.

    • Posted September 13, 2012
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  • Kaneland hosts 43rd Eddington Invite

    KANELAND—One of Elburn’s oldest sports events, the Eddington Cross Country Invitational, will celebrate its 43rd edition this Saturday, Sept. 15, at Elburn Woods.

    • Posted September 13, 2012
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  • Demolition Knight

    Kaneland dominates on both sides of ball in 42-0 rout of Sterling KANELAND—Kaneland and Sterling's football programs have had two highly anticipated and dramatic meetings in the last seven seasons.

    • Posted September 13, 2012
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  • Back to the win column

    KANELAND—A win over a Sycamore Spartans tennis squad is often a lot to ask. Such was the case for the Lady Knights tennis crew on Thursday along Route 23.

    • Posted September 13, 2012
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  • High-end showing for girls XC

    KANELAND—Despite a long drive up Route 47, the Lady Knights girls cross country unit shook off the effects and left all but one roster in its wake on Saturday.

    • Posted September 13, 2012
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  • Knight runners excel at Peoria

    KANELAND—One can only hope this past Saturday was a preview for bigger things down the course.

    • Posted September 13, 2012
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  • Goal barrage lifts KHS

    KANELAND—No matter the competition, it looks like Kaneland is getting used to performing at a certain level. No longer a pushover against teams like Geneva and handling its other current rivals, the Knights continued their season with a...

    • Posted September 13, 2012
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  • WCC hosts Baseball Alumni Game, clinics

    Sugar Grove—Waubonsee Community College will host a baseball alumni game on the Chiefs’ diamond in Sugar Grove on Saturday, Sept. 22.

    • Posted September 13, 2012
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  • Knights win handily on links vs H-BR

    Kaneland—Hughes Creek was the site of a handy dual win for Knights golf on Sept. 5. Facing Little Ten Conference representative Hinckley-Big Rock, the Knights used a consistent scorecard to vanquish the Royals by a final of 161-192...

    • Posted September 13, 2012
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  • Movin’ right along

    Kaneland serves up sweep to Streator KANELAND—Kaneland High School volleyball can't play Streator every week, so it was best to make the most of its battle with the Lady Bulldogs on Thursday.

    • Posted September 13, 2012
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  • Fleck, Ackerman wed Aug. 11, 2012

    Gerald and Pat Fleck of Geneva are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Allison Marie, to Chad James Ackerman, son of Roger and Kathy Ackerman of Maple Park, on Aug. 11, 2012, at Mill Creek...

    • Posted September 13, 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 13, 2012
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  • Editorial: Inflexible AYP standards cast unfair spotlight on Kaneland, other school districts

    It was during Secretariat’s legendary performance in the 1973 Belmont Stakes that a reporter in attendance allegedly wept at the sheer display of perfection the horse exhibited en route to a 31-length victory and subsequent procurement of...

    • Posted September 13, 2012
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  • Letter: Elburn ‘coming on strong’

    On behalf of the 2012 Elburn Days Parade Committee, I want to extend a huge thank you to all of those who helped and participated in this year’s events for the Elburn Days parade.

    • Posted September 13, 2012
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  • Letter: Hintzsche Companies celebrates 50 years

    The Hintzsche Companies, headquartered at 2S181 County Line Road, just south of Maple Park, rolled out the red carpet to show their appreciation for their customers and to celebrate 50 years of business.

    • Posted September 13, 2012
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