• 1.Tyler Strom & Jacalyn Tarr from Strom Family Farm
    Elburn couple enjoy fruits (and vegetables) of labor

    ELBURN—Carol Clulow has a spot she aims to frequent once a week to get fresh produce to take home. Clulow, an Elburn resident, goes to the Strom Family Farm veggie stand in Elburn. “It’s organic, for one,”...

    • Posted September 1, 2013
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  • SG Village seeking Plan Commission member

    SUGAR GROVE—A Sugar Grove Plan Commission member recently moved, leaving a vacancy. The village of Sugar Grove is accepting applications to fill the remainder of the vacant term, which expires in 2015. Members are appointed by the...

    • Posted August 31, 2013
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  • School Board discusses ACT scores

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday received news regarding the Kaneland High School class of 2013’s ACT scores. This is the first year that the results showed comprehensive student data that incorporated students that received extra time...

    • Posted August 31, 2013
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  • Mosquitoes found in Elgin trap test positive for WNV

    KANE COUNTY—The Kane County Health Department recently reported that a batch of mosquitoes collected in a trap in Elgin, Ill., tested positive for West Nile Virus. This is the second time this summer a trap in northern...

    • Posted August 31, 2013
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  • Elburn police respond to suspicious person at Kaneland John Stewart Elementary

    ELBURN–Elburn Police on Friday afternoon were dispatched to Kaneland John Stewart Elementary School on a report of a “suspicious-looking individual.” A bus driver at some time near school dismissal spotted the individual in the field across the...

    • Posted August 30, 2013
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    2013 Maple Park Fun Fest Schedule

    Saturday, Aug. 31 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 1 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday, Sept. 2 7 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 31 7:30 a.m. Romp in the Park 5k Run/Walk (Maple Park Fire...

    • Posted August 30, 2013
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    Bench trial set for massage parlor owner, proprietor

    ELBURN—A hearing in Kane County Circuit Court resulted in a bench trial date of Friday, Sept. 13, for the proprietor of Asian Massage & Bodyworks, as well as fines and fees for the property owner. Asian Massage...

    • Posted August 30, 2013
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    Photo Gallery: 2013 Knights Under the Lights

    Photos from Thursday, Aug. 22.

    • Posted August 30, 2013
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    Photo gallery: Boys CC Baggo Tournament

    Sunday’s Boys Cross Country Baggo Tournament raised money not only for the Kaneland team to purchase warmups, but also for Marklund home for disabled adults. Photo by Mary Paulson

    • Posted August 30, 2013
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  • New Scouts Roundup meeting set for Sept. 9

    ELBURN—For over 80 years, the Cub Scouts have been creating fellowship and fostering personal development in the lives of young boys as a part of the Boy Scouts of America Organization. The Elburn Cub Scouts Pack 107...

    • Posted August 30, 2013
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    Photo Gallery: Elburn Family Fun Fest

    Elburn Family Summer Fest at Heritage Prairie Farm Aug. 24.

    • Posted August 30, 2013
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  • SG Library celebrates 50 years

    SUGAR GROVE—Marissa Christensen has found a place that opens up her world. This place is the Sugar Grove Public Library. Christensen, a 15-year-old Sugar Grove resident, likes to read mysteries and suspense stories. “It’s just a place...

    • Posted August 30, 2013
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    Photo Gallery: 2013 Kaneville Fun Fest

    Kaneville Fest took place last weekend, and the event featured plenty of opportunities for residents to head out. Photos by Patti Wilk and Lynn Logan

    • Posted August 30, 2013
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  • Sugar Grove resident Joe Crouch got a big surprise when he found out the 2013 Elburn Day’s Car Raffle ticket his wife bought at Lions Park was the winner. Pam Hall and the Lions crew were proud to present Joe with a check for $30,000. Joe decided to go with the money over the Bob Jass Chevrolet Camaro, because he has two children at home.
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    Elburn Days 2013 raffle winners

    Sugar Grove resident Joe Crouch got a big surprise when he found out the 2013 Elburn Day’s Car Raffle ticket his wife bought at Lions Park was the winner. Pam Hall and the Lions crew were proud...

    • Posted August 30, 2013
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    2013 Football Preview: The road black

    Photo: Senior quarterback Drew David, here taking the field at last Thursday’s Knights Under the Lights scrimmage, will lead the Knights in 2013. The Knights are looking to move past an early second-round playoff exit in 2012....

    • Posted August 29, 2013
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    2013 Girls CC Preview: Breezing past

    Photo: Tuesday’s high temperatures kept the girls cross country team indoors, but the Lady Knights won’t be cooled off this season. Kaneland is currently ranked 4th in DyestatIL.com’s preseason poll, and still feature returning state champion Victoria...

    • Posted August 29, 2013
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    2013 Soccer Preview: Seeking return to Sweet 16

    Photo: After reaching the Sweet 16 in 2012, the Knights soccer program is working hard to repeat and improve on that success in 2013. Photo by Kimberly Anderson Knights soccer wants to play up to last year’s...

    • Posted August 29, 2013
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    2013 Tennis Preview: The challenge to duplicate

    Photo: Returning singles state qualifier Sammie Schrepferman (right), here in action against West Chicago Tuesday, is joined by returning state doubles qualifiers Madi Jurcenko and Jelly Emmanouil to lead a strong group for coach Tim Larsen. Photo...

    • Posted August 29, 2013
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    2013 Golf Preview: Swing for success

    Photo: Matt Yonkovich will be a part of the group that looks to return to the state meet, after making the trip as a team in 2012. File Photo Knight golfers wish to get back to great...

    • Posted August 29, 2013
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    2013 Boys CC Preview: Stride right

    Photo: Head coach Chad Clarey’s Knights look to make some noise at the conference and state levels in 2013. The Knights are currently ranked 11th in DyestatIL.com’s preseason poll. Photo by Kimberly Anderson Knight harriers hope health...

    • Posted August 29, 2013
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