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  • Wheaton College women’s volleyball coach Brittany Smith headlines Faith Christian Academy’s summer volleyball camp for area boys and girls entering fourth to eighth grade this fall.

    Send your child to Faith Christian Academy volleyball, basketball campsApr 18, 2014 12:00 AM
    If your child is new to basketball or volleyball or wants to take their skills to the next level, Faith Christian Academy's summer volleyball and basketball camps are ready to help them learn and grow in an exciting and encouraging environment.

  • Procrastinators can Celebrate! Scientists Say it’s in Your GenesApr 14, 2014 12:00 AM
    If you’d rather put off until tomorrow what could be done today, blame your parents. Researchers have discovered there may be a genetic reason for these tendencies, genetically linking procrastination and impulsivity which suggests they can be inherited.

  • A horse feeds on hay on a Hampshire farm in March after Kane County Animal Control officials seized it and other animals from its owner, who has been charged with neglect and cruelty to animals.

    Neglect-case animals making way to new homesApr 13, 2014 12:00 AM
    Kane County Animal Control is trying to do what it can to make sure the animals involved in a March neglect and cruelty case end up in good homes. As of Friday, adoptions were finalized for all but seven of the 90-plus animals that Stacy Fiebelkorn forfeited or had removed by a judge, Animal Control Director Robert Sauceda said.

  • Mayor Ruben Pineda meets citizens following the 2014 State of the City Address at City Hall. Krista Coltrin

    West Chicago Mayor Delivers 2014 State of the CityApr 10, 2014 12:00 AM
    Mayor Credits "Thoughtful Planning and Strategic Foresight" For City's Solid Financial Position in the 2014 State of the City Address

  • Get help with utility bills through LIHEAPApr 10, 2014 12:00 AM
    The LIHEAP program helps those people who are disconnected to their utilities.

  • Tri-Cities police reportsApr 9, 2014 12:00 AM
    Bria C. Blackwell, 21, of Jacksonville, Ill., was arrested Tuesday on a warrant for a charge of endangering the life or health of a child on March 12 in Batavia, according to a police report.

  • The Valleybrook worship team includes Dan Toth, Anne Geroulis, Adam Zarn, Scott Miller, and Todd Hiller.

    Valleybrook Church moves to new locationApr 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    Valleybrook Community Church first opened its doors in the fall of 2002, meeting on the campus of Broadview Academy. In 2005 Valleybrook moved to Blackberry Creek Elementary School in Elburn 2005. Now, with attendance on the rise, Valleybrook is looking forward to expanding ministries in the larger space of Kaneland Middle School. Easter Sunday, April 20, will be the grand re-opening at the old Kaneland Middle School.

  • 16th Judicial Circuit Judge Cruz swears in the jury during the mock trial at the 15th annual Boy Scout Law Merit Badge Day.

    Kane County Law Library hosts 15th Annual Boy Scout Law Merit Badge Day Apr 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    “One who leads, serves.”

  • Downtown retailer celebrates first anniversary with expanded products and services. Courtesy of Little Details

    Downtown Retailer Celebrates First AnniversaryApr 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    Downtown Retailer Celebrates First Anniversary

  • Current West Chicago Cultural Arts Commission chair Anni Holm pictured working on Plasti-City piece in 2008. Photo credit Tony Abasolo.

    ommission Members Bring Backgrounds to Volunteer AppointmentsApr 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    Commission Members Bring Impressive and Accomplished Backgrounds to Volunteer Appointments

  • One in One Thousand: Darius Melton, 23, of Chicago and a lifeguard at the Oak Brook Park District Family Aquatic Center, was the recent recipient of the National Golden Guard Award from Ellis and Associates, Inc. Only one in one thousand lifeguards across the nation will ever receive this award. Greg Wooley, Oak Brook Park District

    Oak Brook Park District Lifeguard Receives National Top HonorMar 31, 2014 12:00 AM
    Oak Brook Park District is proud to announce that the agency has not only recently been awarded the prestigious Gold International Aquatic Safety Award by international risk management company Jeff Ellis & Associates, Inc., but it’s very own lifeguard, Darius Melton, 23, has been recognized as one of the top lifeguards in the nation.

  • Lourdes H S Class of 1959Mar 31, 2014 12:00 AM
    High School Reunion

  • Kaneland Foundation announces 3rd annual Knight Run Mar 28, 2014 12:00 AM
    The Kaneland Foundation will host its third Annual 5K Cross Country Race at 8 a.m. Friday, June 20, at Kaneland High School campus/football stadium, 47W326 Keslinger Road, Maple Park. There will also be a quarter-mile Kids' Track Run at 7 p.m. and a one-mile cross-country Fun Run/Walk at 7:30 p.m.

  • GodStage offers children’s theater classesMar 28, 2014 12:00 AM
    GodStage is all about building self-esteem and core values through family-friendly performing arts.

  • Michelle Wang, Yash Shah and Michael Daanen are the first-, second- and third-place winners, respectively, of the Pi Day challenge at Mill Creek Elementary School.

    Mill Creek students celebrate Pi Day with contestMar 27, 2014 12:00 AM
    Fifth-grader Michelle Wang bested Mill Creek Elementary School’s Pi Day record by 85 digits during the school’s annual Pi Day grade level event March 14 by memorizing and reciting 550 digits of Pi.

  • Kids can sign up for theater group’s programMar 27, 2014 12:00 AM
    GodStage, sponsored by SELF, offers classes for second- to eighth-graders, all about building self-esteem and core values through family-friendly performing arts.

  • Alyce Van Acker

    Sharing Color: Forty Years of Painting Mar 27, 2014 12:00 AM
    Honoring the painter for her talents as well as recognizing her years as a devoted art teacher all comes into play for Batavia artist Alyce Van Acker’s upcoming solo show in the Kavanagh Gallery at Fine Line Creative Arts Center in St. Charles.

  • Author Kenneth N. Green will speak on his book, I’m From Division Street, May 1, at Temple Chai in Long Grove.

    Author Kenneth N. Green To Speak About His Book I’m From Division Street On May 1 at Temple Chai in Long GroveMar 24, 2014 12:00 AM
    Author/Attorney/Boxer Kenneth N. Green will speak about his book, I’m From Division Street, at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 1, at Temple Chai, located at 1670 Checker Road, Long Grove, IL 60047.

  • Fox Valley police reportsMar 20, 2014 12:00 AM
    Leonard B. Holling, 50, of Elgin, was charged with resisting a peace officer at 11:26 a.m. March 14 after deputies went to his residence to serve three felony warrants, according to a sheriff’s report.

  • Tri-Cities police reportsMar 20, 2014 12:00 AM
    A resident of the 48W300 block of Welter Road near Maple Park reported to the sheriff’s office Wednesday that bill collectors had been calling about $6,668 in unauthorized charges that were made on an account between October 2009 and December 2009.

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