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  • Sandwich chamber welcomes new members

    The Sandwich Area Chamber of Commerce (SACC) recently hosted several member events including two New Member Meet & Greets, a Ribbon Cutting and a Busi ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 2:14 pm
  • Friends on the road

    Eight members from Open Roads Chapter ABATE of Illinois attended the yearly state of Illinois ABATE event on June 26 and 27 at Menard County Fairgroun ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 12:41 pm
  • Scholarship presented

    Rotary Club of Sandwich President Karen Tryblowski (right) presented an agricultural scholarship to Jalyne Herren, a recent graduate of Somonauk High ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 12:42 pm
  • Gun Raffle winner

    Nathan Burton of Leland was winner of the Sandwich American Legion Post 181's 2015 Gun Raffle. Pictured is Celeste Latham, post historian, Mayor Rick ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 12:41 pm
  • High school graduates win foundation scholarships

    The Kilts Foundation has awarded nine scholarships to Kendall County 2015 high school graduates for the 2015-16 college year.
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 12:41 pm
  • Kilts Foundation awards continuing scholarships to college students

    The Kilts Foundation has awarded 16 continuing upper class scholarships to Kendall County graduates for the 2015-16 college year.
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 12:40 pm
  • Kindergarten registration set at P.H. Miller

    Kindergarten registration for the 2015-16 school year in Plano will take place from noon to 7 p.m. Aug. 4 and 8 a.m. to noon Aug. 5 at P. H. Miller Sc ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 12:40 pm
  • Legion Auxiliary donates to Special Olympics Family and Friends

    The American Legion Auxiliary Post 395 of Plano recently presented a donation to Special Olympics Family and Friends. Approximately 50 athletes partic ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 12:39 pm
  • 5K to be held during Smallville Superfest

    There is still time to pre-register for the fourth annual Andrew Kuebrich Hero 5k Run. Participants can register online at www.signmeup.com/107885.
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 12:39 pm
  • Therapy center schedules 5K Hunger Run/Walk in Sandwich

    KishHealth System Physical Therapy Center, in partnership with Castle Bank, Sandwich Park District, Fox Valley YMCA, and the Sandwich Chamber of Comme ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 12:38 pm
  • Blue Stockings lose to Creston at Summer Fest

    On a ridiculously hot and humid afternoon, the Somonauk Blue Stockings hosted the Creston Regulators in a vintage base ball match at Somonauk’s Summer ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 12:39 pm
  • FVOAS elects new directors

    Fox Valley Older Adults Services (FVOAS) has announced the election of new members to its Board of Directors.
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 12:38 pm
  • Valley West volunteers recognized for service

    At the Valley West Hospital Auxiliary Annual Meeting and Spring Luncheon, held on May 13 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Somonauk, volunteers were re ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 12:37 pm
  • Our Savior’s plans church barbecue

    Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Sandwich will hold its annual Chicken BBQ and Auction on the corner of West Sandwich and Pratt Roads.
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 12:11 pm
  • Church offering backpack giveaway

    Cornerstone Church will hold a clothing/backpack giveaway on Saturday, Aug. 8, from 9 to 11 a.m.Free ...
    Aug. 4, 2015 - 12:11 pm