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Events/Faith/Lily Lake

Grace Lutheran rummage sale Nov. 13-14

LILY LAKE—Grace Lutheran Church, 5N600 Hanson Road, St. Charles, will host its semi-annual rummage sale on Friday, Nov. 13, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Saturday, Nov. 14, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information, call (630) 365-6751 or visit Keep Reading

Events/Faith/Sugar Grove

“It’s a Small World” dinner Nov. 14

SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove United Methodist Church will host an ethnic dinner, dubbed “It’s a Small World,” Saturday, Nov. 14, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at the Sugar Grove Community Building, 141 Main St., Sugar Grove. The church will support Mutual Ground through offerings during the event. Bring your favorite ethnic main dish, salad or… Keep Reading

Janet Lagerloef

To brine is divine

by Janet Lagerloef Owner, The Catering Gourmets Sugar Grove My catering company has been asked to prepare the feast for Kaneland High School’s Madrigal performances in December, which will total about 700 meals over three evenings. Jane, the owner of Food For Thought in Kaneville, met this challenge for a number of years, but since… Keep Reading


Elburn youth on ice

Photos: Matthew Sitar (No. 52), 12, and Geo’Marco Grano (No. 21), 12, both of Elburn, were chosen to play in a prestigious hockey league. Photo submitted by Tony Grano to KHMS seventh-graders excel at hockey ELBURN—A couple of Elburn seventhgraders were recently chosen to play in the prestigious Central States Developmental Hockey League (CSDHL).… Keep Reading

Health & Wellness/Maple Park

Scholarships available through Blazing Prairie Stars

Natural Balance seeks volunteers ELBURN—Many of the participants in the Natural Balance Horse Show on Sunday, Oct. 11, were children who were able to show off their accomplishments because of scholarship opportunities offered through Blazing Prairie Stars. This year, Blazing Prairie Stars received significant scholarship donations from The Chicagoland Porsche Club and the Julie Berls… Keep Reading


Seniors invited to get-together at Blackberry Township

ELBURN—Blackberry Township will host its monthly senior get-together at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 4, at the Blackberry Township Hall, 43W390 Main Street Road, Elburn. Township Supervisor Fred Dornback said the event is scheduled from 1 to 3 p.m., but often goes longer because everyone has a great time. “We’ve been doing these get togethers… Keep Reading

Candy Corn

Tricks & treats

Kaneland elementary school students reveal their costume plans for Halloween 2015 KANELAND—Many things are important in the life of an elementary school student—toys, animals, books, Star Wars and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, maybe even an iPad—but perhaps none more so than their Halloween costume plans. This is the time of year when kids can take… Keep Reading

Sugar Grove

Horsing around

Sugar Grove community enjoys Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s Night at the Races fundraiser SUGAR GROVE—Jane Brummel can’t do everything and be everywhere at the same time, but you can usually find her attempting to do the impossible at her restaurant and bar, Calamity Jane’s in Sugar Grove, most days and nights. Brummel had a… Keep Reading


Kaneville Lunch Bunch Nov. 4

KANEVILLE—The next Kaneville Lunch Bunch gathering will take place Wednesday, Nov. 4, in the Village Room at the Kaneville Community Center, Main Street and Harter roads, Kaneville. The menu will include meatloaf, green beans, mashed potatoes and gravy, cookie/brownie tray and beverages. The cost of the meal is $7. For reservations, call Paisano’s Pizza and… Keep Reading

Events/Kaneland/Sugar Grove

Saving, Preparing for College Financials program at Sugar Grove Library Nov . 3

by Shannon Halikias Library Director, Sugar Grove Public Library Preparing for college is a journey for most teens, but are the parents ready for the associated costs? A Pew research study (2014) indicated that 56 percent of students attending private colleges and 47 percent attending public colleges borrow money for their education. Students graduate with… Keep Reading

Laura Gampfer KBK NED assembly 10-26015-5

Photos: Kindness at Blackberry Creek

Kaneland Blackberry Creek Elementary School (KBK) students (above), along with students throughout the district, have been participating in Kindness in Kaneland activities throughout the month of October. On Monday, they participated in the NED assembly in the KBK gym. NED stands for “Never give up, Encourage others and Do your best.” The NED assembly is… Keep Reading

Events/Sugar Grove

Going batty at Sugar Grove Public Library Oct. 31

SUGAR GROVE—Looking for fun this Halloween? Spend a day packed with bats and trick-or-treating on Saturday, Oct. 31, at the Sugar Grove Public Library, 125 S. Municipal Drive, Sugar Grove. Library attendees that day will have a chance to get up close and personal with two species of live bats during a multimedia presentation by… Keep Reading

Events/Faith/Sugar Grove

Youth group hosts spaghetti dinner Oct. 30

SUGAR GROVE—The Covenant of Grace Youth Group will host its annual spaghetti dinner on Friday, Oct. 30, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Sugar Grove Community House, 54 Snow St., Sugar Grove. Funds raised from the dinner will go toward sponsoring two children through Compassion International Ministries, and also the Between Friends Food Pantry.… Keep Reading

Events/Maple Park

Kops & Kids Halloween party Oct. 30

MAPLE PARK—Kops & Kids at the movies will hold its annual Halloween party from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 30, at the Maple Park Police Department Drop In Center, 302 Willow St., Maple Park. The event will feature macaroni and cheese, pizza, movie and a Halloween Bag for each child. For more information,… Keep Reading

Events/Sugar Grove

Sugar Grove business trick-or-treat Oct. 31

SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove businesses and the Sugar Grove Chamber of Commerce & Industry will host a business trick-or-treat from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Oct. 31. Families, groups and individuals are welcome. Pick up your passport from the Sugar Grove Twp. Community Building, 141 Main St., Sugar Grove, then stop by the participating businesses… Keep Reading


Tragic accident claims life of Elburn resident

Photos: Joe Middona (left) was killed in a recent work-related accident. He was a loving father and husband, and a passionate baseball fan. Photos submitted by Eric Olson to ELBURN—Elburn resident and family man Joe Middona died in a tragic construction site accident on Friday, Oct. 23, leaving wife Miranda Middona and their three… Keep Reading

Events/Sugar Grove

No tricks, just treats

Sugar Grove Public Library to host Halloween day event SUGAR GROVE—Everyone, from little ones up to adults, can dress up in costume and check out some Halloween fun on Saturday, Oct. 31, at the Sugar Grove Public Library, 125 S. Municipal Drive. “(The Halloween event) is a wonderful chance for the community to gather in… Keep Reading

Events/Faith/Sugar Grove

Youth group to host spaghetti dinner Friday

SUGAR GROVE—It’s been a long week, and you’re ready for a break from the kitchen. The youth group from Covenant of Grace Church has just the thing. Join the young people who are cooking and serving a free spaghetti dinner from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 30, at the Sugar Grove Community House, 141… Keep Reading

Events/Faith/Sugar Grove

Fays BBQ fundraiser Oct. 29

SUGAR GROVE—A drive-thru fundraiser, featuring Fay’s BBQ, will take place Thursday, Oct. 29, from 4 to 6:30 p.m. at the Sugar Grove United Methodist Church, 176 S. Main St., Sugar Grove. The meals will feature pork chops and chicken, and also include baked beans, applesauce, cole slaw and rolls. Tickets will be available for purchase… Keep Reading

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