• Strong end for KHS tennis

    2 entries represent Lady Knights program proudly KANELAND—No State medals were garnered, but the two separate Lady Knight entries that made the trip to the IHSA State meet at various northwest suburban tennis courts acclimated themselves well.

    • Posted October 25, 2012
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  • Good enough

    Boys XC punches Sectional ticket with 2nd-place finish KANELAND—If it weren't for Crystal Lake Central, Kaneland High School boys cross country would have even more to celebrate.

    • Posted October 25, 2012
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  • Special Export

    With area's help, local athlete Dyer can head Down Under KANELAND—Kaneland junior Nate Dyer has had quite the list of athletic accomplishments.

    • Posted October 25, 2012
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  • Volleyball passes 1st playoff test

    Kaneland—Tuesday's playoff opener got rid of the bad taste of last year's crushing opening defeat pretty well.

    • Posted October 25, 2012
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  • Cheering for the Chiefs

    Members of the U11 and U14 girls travel teams from the Kaneland United Soccer Club (KUSC) spent the Columbus Day holiday with the Waubonsee Community College women's soccer team and watched as the Chiefs defeated Morton...

    • Posted October 25, 2012
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  • Letter: In response to SG Board’s decision regarding video gaming

    In response to the Sugar Grove Village Board’s decision to table video gaming, all I have to say is this: I am a veteran and a legionnaire, and we saved this country’s fanny. Now the board says...

    • Posted October 25, 2012
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  • Letter: A thank you to Drew Frasz

    I would like to take the time to publicly thank Kane County Board member Drew Frasz for his help and support of our community

    • Posted October 25, 2012
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  • Guest Editorial: Kaneland Hall of Fame nomination

    To celebrate and commemorate the many accomplishments and achievements of Kaneland graduates, Kaneland District 302 has formed the Kaneland Hall of Fame. New Hall of Fame recipients will be inducted at the Academic Awards Ceremony in the...

    • Posted October 25, 2012
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  • Church news for Oct. 25

    A look through this week's church news and events.

    • Posted October 25, 2012
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  • Susan K. Petit

    Susan K. Petit, 55, of Virgil, passed away peacefully, surrounded by the prayers of her family, on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, following a tragic change in diagnosis from a treatable form of multiple myeloma to one...

    • Posted October 25, 2012
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  • Neil Owen Hoy

    Neil Owen Hoy, 83, of North Aurora, formerly of Addison, Ill., and Fridley, Minn., passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012, at Countryside Care Center, where he had recently made his...

    • Posted October 25, 2012
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  • Frank J. Rucci

    Frank J. Rucci, 87, of Sugar Grove, passed away while surrounded by family on Saturday, Oct. 20, at Delnor-Community Hospital in Geneva.

    • Posted October 25, 2012
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  • Zumba classes a hit in Maple Park

    MAPLE PARK—Twice a week, a core group of about 10 Maple Park women get together at the Maple Park Civic Center and dance to a mix of salsa, merengue, as well as other Latin music and current...

    • Posted October 20, 2012
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  • Comcast Sportsnet Chicago to air ‘IHSA Playoff Pairing Release Show’ Oct. 20

    Bloomington, Ill.—In conjunction with the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) and the IHSA’s production partner, PlayOn! Sports, Comcast SportNet Chicago, announced it will once again be the home for postseason high school football in Illinois in 2012.

    • Posted October 20, 2012
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  • Photos: Christmas in October

    DuKane Chapter of A.B.A.T.E. (American Bikers for Awareness, Training, and Education) of Illinois hosted its 26th Annual Toy & Food Run Sunday.

    • Posted October 20, 2012
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  • Fire Prevention Week

    SPRINGFIELD—The Office of Illinois State Fire Marshal (OSFM), in cooperation with the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), is marking National Fire Safety Week to educate families on the importance of fire protection.

    • Posted October 20, 2012
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  • Elburn tables ShoDeen development

    ELBURN—Elburn Village President Dave Anderson on Monday broke a 3-3 tie, tabling the Elburn Station development.

    • Posted October 19, 2012
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  • Residents show up to comment on Elburn Station vote

    ELBURN—The Village Board meeting room on Monday was filled to capacity with Elburn residents voicing their concerns and displeasure regarding the pending vote to pass the annexation agreement for the Elburn Station development.

    • Posted October 19, 2012
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  • Blackberry Creek runs for funds

    KANELAND—Kaneland Blackberry Creek Elementary School’s inaugural Run for Funds event last Friday was a big success.

    • Posted October 19, 2012
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  • Waubonsee student trustee named chair of advisory committee

    SUGAR GROVE—This year, Waubonsee Community College (WCC) student trustee KC Vogt of Aurora will serve as chair of the Illinois Community College Board’s Student Advisory Committee (ICCB-SAC) while also completing a prestigious Student Leadership Institute externship.

    • Posted October 19, 2012
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