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Bringing Kory home

Adoption fundraiser to take place Feb. 27 ELBURN—When Genoa, Ill., residents Patrick and Nora Tomasik made the decision to adopt a 3-year-old boy with special needs named Kory, the entire Kaneland community got involved. First, help began in the form of a GoFundMe page titled, “The Tomasik’s Adoption,” where more than 41 people have donated… Keep Reading

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Getting to know you

Sugar Grove Public Library hosts interview skills workshop SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Public Library on Wednesday hosted an interviewing skills workshop for those looking to hone their interview techniques and get the jobs they seek. The workshop took place in the library’s Meeting Room B. Independent contractor Bob Schlacks served as presenter during the event,… Keep Reading


Waubonsee VITA program offers free tax help

AURORA—Volunteers with Waubonsee Community College’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program will offer free tax help again this season in downtown Aurora. Beginning Saturday, Jan. 23, a team of volunteers associated with Waubonsee will again partner with the Center for Economic Progress to sponsor the free income tax return preparation assistance sessions for eligible members… Keep Reading

2016 Obituaries

Erik C. Voorhees

Erik C. Voorhees, 18, of Spring, Texas, left us suddenly on Jan. 14, 2016. He was born on July 26, 1997, in Geneva, the son of Robert Jr. and Pamela (Purzol) Voorhees. He was a senior at Klein Oak High School, and previously attended Kaneland schools in Illinois. Erik developed many interests, including gaming, quad… Keep Reading

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Then and Now

Jan. 21 Then and Now

5 years ago: The Elburn Village Board debated what to do with Boy Scout Park. “It’s a piece of property that the village should not own, has no need for, has no reason for,” Village President Dave Anderson said. Nine were charged in a narcotics trafficking investigation in Aurora, including two Montgomery residents. The year-long… Keep Reading


Kaneland 2016 Kindergarten Registration, Literacy Fair Feb. 27

KANELAND—The Kaneland 2016 Kindergarten Registration and Literacy Fair will take place Saturday, Feb. 27, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Kaneland Harter Middle School, 1601 Esker Drive, Sugar Grove. The registration schedule is as follows: students with last names beginning with the letters A-H, 8 to 9:30 a.m.; I-O, 9:30 to 11 a.m.; P-Z, 11… Keep Reading


Blackberry Twp. residential taxpayer workshop

NORTH AURORA—Blackberry Township Assessor Uwe Rotter will offer a workshop on Thursday, Jan. 28, at the North Aurora Fire Station No. 2, located at 2201 Tanner Road, North Aurora, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. At these meetings, taxpayers will be provided with information on the property tax cycle, how assessments are developed and how to… Keep Reading


Kaneville Lunch Bunch gathering Jan. 20

KANEVILLE—The Kaneville Lunch Bunch’s next gathering will take place Wednesday, Jan. 20, at 11:45 a.m. in the Village Room at the Kaneville Community Center, Harter and Main Street roads, Kaneville. The menu will include a homestyle meal of ham, macaroni & cheese, baked beans, fruit salad, cheesecake and beverages. The cost of the meal is… Keep Reading

Then and Now

Jan. 14 Then and Now

5 years ago: The “Doc Hall” building, on the corner of Route 47 and North Street in Elburn, was torn down. Kevin Schmidt would eventually open Schmidt’s Towne Tap on the property. The village of Sugar Grove announced it had paid off its last bond from the 1991 construction of the Municipal Center, located at… Keep Reading


Remember the Future to perform at KHS

MAPLE PARK—Remember the Future, a group composed of Kaneland High School students, will host a concert on Friday, Jan. 15, at 7 p.m. at Kaneland High School auditorium, 47W326 Keslinger Road, Maple Park. The group features rock, jazz, fusion, funk and art as part of the performance. Doors open at 6:45 p.m., and admission is… Keep Reading


Star Wars movie night in Kaneville Jan. 16

KANEVILLE—A Star Wars movie night will take place Saturday, Jan. 16, at 7 p.m. in the gym at the Kaneville Community Center, Harter and Main Street roads, Kaneville. The evening’s feature film is “Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi.” The event will feature free pizza, popcorn and raffles for kids, as well as… Keep Reading

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Field of Dreams hosts equine first aid seminar

MAPLE PARK—Dr. Trisha Lewis, DVM, will present an equine first aid and wound care seminar on Monday, Jan. 18, at 6 p.m., at Field of Dreams’ Silver Spur Ranch, located at 45W223 Lees Road in Maple Park. The program costs $20, and participants will learn how to prepare, react and handle emergency situations, when to… Keep Reading

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Family dinner and movie night Jan. 29

SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove United Methodist Church, 176 Main St. in Sugar Grove, invites the community to attend their free Family Dinner and A Movie Night on Friday, Jan. 29. Dinner will start at 6 p.m., with hot dogs, chips and drinks provided. Visitors are welcome to bring a side dish or dessert. The movie,… Keep Reading

Come join our team!

Community submitted: Equine Assisted Volunteer Orientation

Do you like working with children? Do you like Animals? Do you like being in a team environment? Do you like the outdoors? Natural Balance may be the place to volunteer! Event: Natural Balance Volunteer Orientation Where: 47W635 Beith Rd. Maple Park, IL 60151 When: Jan 31st, 2:30-4:00pm Call: (815)529-0579 please rsvp or call for… Keep Reading


FVWC Zanies Fundraiser Jan. 28

ST. CHARLES—The Fox Valley Wildlife Center (FVWC) will host a fundraiser that is sure to be filled with laughter. On Thursday, Jan. 28, at Zanies Comedy Club, located at 4051 East Main St., St. Charles, the FVWC will receive 100 percent of the ticket sales as comedian John Caponera takes the stage. Caponera, known for… Keep Reading

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Baby and preschool story time at SG library

SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Public Library, located at 125 S. Municipal Drive, Sugar Grove, will host a drop-in baby story time every other Monday at 10:30 a.m., beginning Jan. 18. This program is an interactive story time between the caregiver and baby; developed for children ages 0-18 months. Baby story time supports early literacy and… Keep Reading


Burgholzer named to Belmont University dean’s list

NASHVILLE—Amy Burgholzer of Elburn was recently named to the Belmont University dean’s list for the fall 2015 semester. Eligibility is based on a minimum course load of 12 hours and a quality grade point average of 3.5 with no grade below a C. Burgholzer, a freshman, is majoring in music business at the university. Keep Reading

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