All posts tagged "Featured"

  • PapaGs_Ben
    On the move

    Ream’s market to move into former Papa G’s building ELBURN—The building that formerly housed Papa G’s, 250 S. Main St., will soon show new signs of life, as the Ream family recently took ownership of the location....

    • Posted May 22, 2015
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  • Laura Gampfer Elburn Community Center Swap and Shop 5-16-15-5
    Lending a hand

    Swap Shop positively impacts local families in need ELBURN—It’s difficult to keep track of the numbers, but Swap Shop coordinator Nicole Dulski believes at least a couple hundred families benefited from the semi-annual event last weekend. “It...

    • Posted May 22, 2015
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  • __Laura Gampfer KHS Girls T&F at Yorkville 5-8-15-1
    3’s company

    Photo: Junior Allie Heinzer qualified for the Class 2A State Finals in four events for the Knights. File Photo Girls track wins third-straight Sectional; sends 12 to State Finals HANOVER, Ill.—There won’t be many empty seats when...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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  • The Knights track 
and field teams (left) 
celebrate a great night Friday, where the varsity tied for first and the fresh/soph placed 
second at the NIB-12 Championships at 
Rochelle. Photo by Patti Wilk
    Sharing the Wealth

    Knights tie Geneseo for 3rd consecutive conference title ROCHELLE, Ill.—While they didn’t necessarily upset top-seeded Geneseo, the Kaneland Knights—with help from a big night in the throws—tied the Maple Leafs for the Northern Illinois Big XII title....

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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  • IMG_0504
    Hits keep coming for Kaneland

    Photo: Senior Joseph Panico fires the ball to first base Monday night in Kaneland’s 3-1 win over Batavia. Photos by Mary Paulson Knights baseball on cusp of 20 wins KANELAND—After securing the Northern Illinois Big XII Championship...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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  • courtneydavisjr
    Flying high

    Softball wins NIB-12 crown KANELAND—The girls softball team wasn’t about to be out-done by the boys. Just days after the KHS baseball won the Northern Illinois Big XII Conference title, the Knights softball team followed suit, earning...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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  • _DSC_0701-2
    Regional ‘Hub’bub

    Photo: Junior Kiandra Powell moves the soccer ball downfield as the Knights control possession early in the first period. Powell had four goals and an assist against the Foxes. Knights defeat Yorkville 8-0 before Regional opener by...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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  • __DSC_1301
    Photos: Pass it on

    Kaneland Harter Middle School hosted a IESA Sectional Meet at Kaneland High School on Saturday. The Knights qualified 11 individuals and nine relays to the State meet this weekend. One of the Knights’ qualifiers was the seventh-grade...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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  • 101
    Kaneland student starts his own ag business

    MAPLE PARK—Cody Pitstick is going places … on a tractor. The Kaneland High School senior, president of the school’s FFA chapter, was born and raised on a Maple Park farm. He has plans to continue in the...

    • Posted May 17, 2015
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  • SUGAR GROVE, IL - SEPTEMBER 18: The General clubhouse on the Rich Harvest Golf Links Course, on September 18, 2005 in Sugar Grove, Illinois, United States  (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)
    PGA’s next big thing

    Rich Harvest Farms to host 2 major events this summer SUGAR GROVE—The future competitors on the PGA Tour are likely to be spotted competing at two major amateur tournaments at Rich Harvest Farms this summer: the Palmer...

    • Posted May 17, 2015
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  • The Aaron Whitney House is located at 420 E. Kansas St. in Elburn.
Photo by Lynn Logan
    Aaron Whitney Homestead ready for visitors

    ELBURN—Although she lived most of her life in Naperville, Judy Singer was ready for a change. And change brought her to Elburn and the historic Aaron Whitney Homestead. The 2-acre property, containing a large home, barn and...

    • Posted May 16, 2015
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  • Bus Backends
    Kaneland approves bus purchases

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 4-3 to approve the purchase of 10 buses from Midwest Transit for the next school year. According to Kaneland’s Associate Superintendent Dr. Julie-Ann Fuchs, the total bid for 10 buses,...

    • Posted May 16, 2015
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  • DSC_9074
    Kaneland Wins NIB-12 Championship

    Morris helps Knights earn crown with win over Yorkville KANELAND—The Kaneland baseball team defeated the Sycamore Spartans 7-6 at home to win at least a share of the Northern Illinois Big XII Conference Championship last Wednesday, May...

    • Posted May 15, 2015
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  • Laura Gampfer KHS Girls Soccer v. Morris 5-7-15-6
    Back on track

    Soccer improves to 14-3 by Doug Oleson KANELAND—It may have been its most important win of the season. After its shocking 5-0 loss to Sycamore two days earlier, the Kaneland High School girls soccer team desperately needed...

    • Posted May 15, 2015
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  • _paigekuefersenior
    Softball sits at 15-7

    Knights fall to Leafs, rip Rochelle KANELAND—In a week that featured two cancellations, the Knights softball crew lost a hard-fought battle against Geneseo 8-7 on May 7, but bounced back in a big way against Rochelle with...

    • Posted May 15, 2015
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  • Laura Gampfer KHS Boys T&F at KHS 5-4-15-2
    County boys

    Knights 3rd at Kane County Meet GENEVA—After torrential rain and thunderstorms forced the Friday postponement of the 96th annual Kane County Boys Track & Field Championships—the second oldest track championship in Illinois—the meet reconvened at Geneva High...

    • Posted May 15, 2015
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  • Laura Gampfer KHS Girls T&F at Yorkville 5-8-15-6
    No excuses for Knights

    Photos by Laura Gampfer Girls track squad still sees plenty of success at soggy NIB-12 Championships YORKVILLE—On a day when almost every other boys invitational and girls conference track meet in northern Illinois was postponed due to...

    • Posted May 15, 2015
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  • Print
    Guest Editorial: Local government units trying to become less accountable, less transparent taxpayers

    by Dennis DeRossett Executive director, Illinois Press Association As state government scurries to fill a projected $8 billion deficit in the 2016 fiscal year budget, it would seem to make sense to move beyond successful compromises and...

    • Posted May 15, 2015
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  • Screen shot 2015-05-08 at 8.58.49 AM
    Sugar Grove approves TIF district No. 2

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday voted 3-2 to approve a proposed tax increment financing (TIF) district No. 2. Trustees Mari Johnson, Rick Montalto and Sean Herron voted in favor of the TIF district, while...

    • Posted May 8, 2015
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    Photos: Hill’s Country Store celebrates 8 years

    Photo: Pat (left) and Alexa Hill display a cake as part of Hill’s Country Store’s eighth anniversary, which took place April 27. Photos submitted by Clifford Hill to kbeebe@elburnherald.com

    • Posted May 8, 2015
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