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  • Special deals with Market Day orders

    Market Day is back and in full swing.New foods to try include savory fire-roasted root vegetables, G ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 2:38 pm
  • Police reports: Sept. 30, 2014

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the local sheriff's office and city police departments. Individuals listed in Police R ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 1:26 pm
  • Dairy Queen asks Sandwich to change its name

    SANDWICH – Bizarre – that’s what Sandwich Mayor Rick Olson called a tongue-in-cheek request that the city change its name as part of a promotional stu ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:29 am
  • Attorney killed in Plano plane crash

    PLANO– At approximately 8:04 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 28, an airplane crashed in a corn field just south of the intersection of Little Rock and Griswold ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 7:20 am
  • Kendall County 4-H hosts kickoff event

    YORKVILLE – Kendall County 4-H community clubs will host an open house to kick off the new 4-H year from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 4 in Yorkville. Le ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Volunteers bring forest preserves to life

    The Kendall County Forest Preserve District will host two more Natural Areas Volunteer Restoration Workdays this fall.
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Rock Creek softball tournament

    Sept. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Swing band performs monthly

    Sept. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Crop walk to support pantries in Hinckley, Sandwich, Somonauk

    BIG ROCK – Recruiters and walkers are needed for the 2014 Crop Walk, stepping off at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 5, from the English Congregational Church, 30 ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Nelson loans parking area to FVOAS

    SANDWICH – Fairgoers to the Sandwich Fair benefited from the generosity of Phil Nelson, who allowed Fox Valley Older Adult Services to use his propert ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Memorial concert pays tribute to late music instructor Monokoski

    SUGAR GROVE – Before he passed away earlier this year, Stanley “Gibby” Monokoski inspired countless students and others through his nearly four decade ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Three Plano churches gather for Rally Sunday

    PLANO – The First Baptist Church, First Lutheran Church, and the United Methodist Church of Plano enjoyed a presentation by Tim Hannig following the t ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Church’s children’s program takes on theme park theme

    Provided photoJacob’s Well of Plano announces a new children’s ministry teaching series, “Berry Blas ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Blue Stockings participate in Civil War weekend

    Although Sept. 21 was supposed to be a day off for the Somonauk Blue Stockings, the team chose instead to be part of a Civil War re-enactment.
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Letter: Firefighters offer smoke detector battery checks

    The Somonauk Community Fire Protection District is committed to protecting the lives and property of our residents and guests. We would like to remind ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Should the city of Sandwich consider a name change?
    Yes, if only to stop the sandwich jokes
    No, that's ridiculous