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$3 million settlement in crash that killed Kaneland students who were best friends  Chicago Daily Herald

A $3 million wrongful death settlement has been reached in a 2016 crash that killed two Kaneland High School students who were best friends. The settlement is ...

Kaneland rolls, Cary-Grove up next  Chicago Daily Herald

The Kaneland Knights struck furiously and frequently en route to a 63-6 Class 6A playoff victory over Von Steuben on Saturday night in Maple Park.

Kaneland comes back to stun DeKalb  Chicago Daily Herald

Kaneland rallied from 13 points down on two occassions to knock off the No. 5 ranked team in Class 6A, DeKalb, 21-20 on Friday night in Maple Park.

Six teachers to be dismissed in Kaneland School District  Kane County Chronicle

SUGAR GROVE – Kaneland School District 302 will dismiss six teachers at the end of the present school term and they will not be re-employed for the 2018-19 ...

Free program on cyber crimes against children set at Kaneland High School  Kane County Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – Democratic candidate for Kane County Sheriff Ron Hain is hosting and sponsoring a free presentation on cyber crimes against children at 6:30 ...

DeKalb 10-year-old to play 'Annie' at Kaneland  DeKalb Daily Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – Whether the skies stay clear or more rain ensues, the sun will undoubtedly “come up tomorrow,” or at least later this month as a production of ...

Spent shell casing at Kaneland High School leads to 'hold-in-place'  Kane County Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – After an empty 9mm bullet shell casing was found in a hallway at Kaneland High School Wednesday, students were placed on a “hold-in-place” ...

Batavia Teen Allegedly Left Live Bullet At Kaneland High School

Batavia Boy Allegedly Left Bullet At Kaneland High - Batavia, IL - Police say a 17-year-old Batavia boy is in custody after he allegedly left a .45 caliber bullet in ...

Kaneland teachers honored to be nominated for Kane County's 2019 Educator of the Year award  Kane County Chronicle

Tom Huels is going out on top. In his 32nd year in the Kaneland School District, and 38th year teaching overall, the Harter Middle School teacher is calling this ...

Kaneland School District hosts school safety forum  Kane County Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – Sarah Conley, school resource officer at Kaneland High School, is beloved by so many students, parents and faculty members that it wasn't ...

Prep football: Kaneland O-line lets play, not size, do the talking  DeKalb Daily Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – Kaneland offensive linemen Jackson Clark and Drew Hahn stand 6 feet tall, but their football mentalities reflect a much larger presence.

Kaneland to induct 5 into Hall of Fame  Kane County Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – Kaneland's Hall of Fame honors and recognizes alumni, staff members, organizations and supporters who have demonstrated excellence and ...

Kaneland approves one-year contract with Interstate Eight for 2019-2020 school year  Kane County Chronicle

Kaneland has a new conference to call home beginning in the 2019-20 school year, but its stay in the newly-formed Interstate Eight Conference might be a brief ...

Softball: Kaneland crushes Vernon Hills to reach state  Chicago Daily Herald

Kaneland punched its ticket to the Class 3A state tournament in emphatic fashion Monday, scoring 9 runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to beat Vernon Hills by ...

See World War I exhibit at St. Charles History Museum  Chicago Daily Herald

"Homefront -- Echoes of the Great War" will be on display at the St. Charles History Museum through the first week of January 2019.

Suburban high school musicals bring Broadway to life this summer  Chicago Daily Herald

Summer vacation means rehearsal time as students from several suburban high school districts get ready for summer productions of "Les Miz," "Annie," and ...

McFarlin, McCormick inducted into Kaneland Hall of Fame  Kane County Chronicle

MAPLE PARK — Kaneland School District 302 may have held its commencement ceremony a day earlier, but some of those who just graduated were lucky ...

Kaneland High to get new gymnasium floor, bleachers  Chicago Daily Herald

The Kaneland school board has approved a shortened list of capital improvement projects for schools in 2018.

Tickets are now available for Kaneland High School's Madrigal Feaste  Kane County Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – Kaneland High School, 47W326 Keslinger Road in Maple Park, will be holding its annual Madrigal Feaste at 7 p.m. Dec. 8, 2 and 7 p.m. Dec.

Cross country: Glenbard West, Benet take titles at Kaneland  Chicago Daily Herald

A 1-2 finish by Rory Cavan and Stephen Moody led Glenbard West's boys cross country team to the title Saturday at Kaneland's Eddington Invitational.

Maple Park Fun Fest to feature bands with Kaneland teachers  Chicago Daily Herald

Maple Park Fun Fest began in 1998 but continues to grow. Of note this year are new kids' activities and two bands performing that include Kaneland teachers.

Prep cross country: Sycamore competes two days after car hits runners  DeKalb Daily Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – The Sycamore Boys cross country team raced at the Kaneland Eddington Invitational Saturday, just two days after members of the team were hit ...

Super Bowl legend Don Beebe, Kaneland High honor each other  Chicago Daily Herald

Six-time Super Bowl player Don Beebe gave props Thursday to the people and place where his football career began and his work ethic was shaped: Kaneland ...

Joint wake set for Kaneland High students killed in crash  Chicago Daily Herald

A wake for two Kaneland High students killed in a crash is Friday afternoon on the Maple Park campus.

Boys soccer: St. Charles North breaks away from Kaneland  Chicago Daily Herald

St. Charles North defeated Kaneland 5-1 in boys soccer action Saturday.

Boys golf: Scouting the Fox Valley  Chicago Daily Herald

Here's what to expect from the boys golf teams in the Fox Valley area this season.

Kaneland Arts Initiative to present the magic of 'Mary Poppins' live  Kane County Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – “People will come to see 'Mary Poppins' because of the magic,” said Maria Dripps-Paulson, Kaneland Arts Initiative producer. This is the first ...

Cross Country: Richtmans sweep Eddington Invite titles to lead Kaneland  Kane County Chronicle

MAPLE PARK—In sweltering conditions, Kaneland's Rachel and Matt Richtman won the girls' and boys' varsity races at the 48th annual Larry Eddington ...

Kaneland High mourns deaths of two students killed in crash  Chicago Daily Herald

The Kaneland High School community is mourning the deaths of two students killed Saturday when the pickup truck in which they were riding collided with a ...

High school football: Pat Ryan takes reins as new head coach of Kaneland football  DeKalb Daily Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – Few have been called head football coach at Kaneland.

Cross Country: Daniel Occhipinti, Kaneland win first regional title since 1995  Kane County Chronicle

Led by individual winner Daniel Occhipinti, the Kaneland boys cross country team took first at the Class 2A Burlington Central Regional for the program's first ...

Family of Kaneland student killed in crash sues family of classmate behind wheel  Chicago Daily Herald

A wrongful death lawsuit has been filed in response to a November 2016 crash that killed Kaneland High School juniors Elijah Vajgert and Arthur Stenger.

Kaneland High keeping valedictorian status, but adding other honors  Chicago Daily Herald

Kaneland High School will keep valedictorian and salutatorian, but is adding Latin honors to recognize more students at graduation.

How the Kane County sheriff is bringing drug treatment into school  Chicago Daily Herald

The Kane County sheriff is teaming with a St. Charles substance abuse counseling center and Kaneland High School to offer in-school treatment for kids caught ...

Kaneland wraps up second day, looks forward to putting on pads next  DeKalb Daily Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – As Day 2 of fall practice wrapped up Tuesday for the Kaneland football team, lineman Drew Hahn said he was excited about what Day 3 will ...

Kaneland High School debuts new Café 302  Kane County Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – When Garrett Wolf started working at Kaneland High School as the new culinary arts teacher, his goal was to get the program expanded.

Boys basketball: Kaneland cranks up defense in win over Sycamore  DeKalb Daily Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – Earlier in the season, Sycamore center Keyshawn Stallworth torched the Kaneland boys basketball team.

Kaneland alumna loses battle with cancer  Kane County Chronicle

Kaneland alumna loses four-year battle with cancer.

James "Mike" Baker | Obituaries  Gazettextra

September 14, 1945 - October 8, 2018. Edgerton, WI -- James "Mike" Baker, age 73, of Edgerton, WI passed away on Monday, October 8, 2018, at his home.

'Beauty and The Beast' roars into Kaneland  Kane County Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – A lot of work and a lot of people are needed to put on the fantastical classic “Beauty and the Beast.” It comes as no surprise the Kaneland Arts ...

Register now for Kaneland schools  Chicago Daily Herald

Kaneland Unit District 302 will begin the new school year on Wednesday, Aug. 24, with a full day of classes. Full bus *service* to all schools and full hot lunch ...

Images: Icons of Maple Park  Chicago Daily Herald

Maple Park, once a vital stop on the Lincoln Highway, has managed to retain its charm through the decades since its heyday in the 1920s. People who live here ...

Brighter Future Club has big plans for Kaneland  Kane County Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – Earlier this year, four Kaneland High School students spoke at a school board meeting, identifying themselves as the Brighter Future Club.

Kaneland downs Geneseo to stay in the playoff hunt  Chicago Daily Herald

Kaneland kept its playoff hopes alive Friday night with a 28-7 win over Geneseo.

4-way stop coming for deadly Sugar Grove Township intersection  Chicago Daily Herald

A Sugar Grove Township intersection where a man died in September will become a four-way stop this week.

Three Kaneland artists honored at Hometown Concert  Chicago Daily Herald

On Jan. 7, the Kaneland Arts Initiative presented Lee Murdock's annual Hometown Concert. The evening's highlight was three students' artwork from art teacher ...

Kaneland physics students join in ninth annual Egg Drop Project  Chicago Daily Herald

Students in the Enhanced Physics classes at Kaneland High School recently participated in the ninth annual Egg Drop Project.

Prep football: Speed a focus for new Kaneland coach  DeKalb Daily Chronicle

New Knights coach working to make players faster.

Images: Kaneland vs. Geneseo football  Chicago Daily Herald

The Kaneland High School football team hosted Geneseo High School on Friday, Oct. 13, in Maple Park.

Registration open for Kaneland United SC fall soccer programs  Kane County Chronicle

Kaneland United SC fall soccer registration is now open, according to the organization. Parents can enroll their children in Recreational Soccer, TOPSoccer, ...

Kaneland marching band celebrates season's accomplishments  Kane County Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – The Kaneland High School marching band packed the high school auditorium Nov. 14 for its indoor concert and awards performance.

Girls track: Kaneland takes second at Holmes Invitational  DeKalb Daily Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – Host Kaneland took second place at the 39th Holmes Invitational Girls Track Meet behind strong performances from the entire team, while a ...

Kaneland High School to stage 'Marvin's Room'  Chicago Daily Herald

The Kaneland Arts Initiative will hold its fourth annual winter theatre production, "Marvin's Room," directed by Assistant Principal Diane McFarlin.

Kaneland tops DeKalb for conference title  DeKalb Daily Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – The Kaneland soccer team made school history Thursday evening when the Knights beat DeKalb 3-1, clinching the Northern Illinois Big 12 ...

High school girls basketball: Kaneland rally not enough in sectional final  Kane County Chronicle

Kaneland unable to get past Stillman Valley in sectional title game.

'Rumors' brings laughs to Kaneland  Kane County Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – Kaneland High School students recently presented their fall play, “Rumors,” by Neil Simon. Performances were Nov. 11 to 13. A dress rehearsal ...

High school football: Matt Noel, Kaneland ready for grind of regular season  Kane County Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – Kaneland senior football player Matt Noel is one of the more talkative Knights when it comes to doing interviews. But if Noel and his Kaneland ...

Kaneland Arts Initiative prepares for summer musical  Kane County Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – Steve Hommowun sat with other participants in the Kaneland High School auditorium, as a rehearsal for Kaneland Arts Initiative's summer ...

Prep football: Kaneland finishes season 7-4 after second round playoff exit vs. Sterling  DeKalb Daily Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – Saturday's Class 5A second round playoff game between Kaneland and Sterling featured a few unexpected turn of events from the host Knights, ...

Martens, Kaneland knock off Yorkville  Chicago Daily Herald

Kaneland defeated Yorkville 53-49 Thursday night in Northern Illinois Big XII East girls basketball action.

Kaneland on parade: Crowds turn out for school's first homecoming parade  Kane County Chronicle

ELBURN – Spectators lined both sides of Prairie Valley Street in Elburn on Wednesday night, eager to get a glimpse at the inaugural Kaneland High School ...

Kaneland Madrigal Feaste begins Dec. 9  Kane County Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – "Wes hale! Good lords and ladies fair! We bid thee welcome, we bid thee share our feasting and our revelry, our music and our company!".

High school football: DeKalb grabs control in conference with win at Kaneland  Kane County Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – The Kaneland football team had the ball and trailed by four points midway through the third quarter. Then DeKalb laid the hammer down.

Kaneland Connection: Kaneland students thrive at literary festival  Kane County Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – Kaneland High School student Lenora Murphy wrote her “heart skipped a beat” when she learned her play, “Pieces of Harper's Heart,” was ...

Kaneland, Sycamore, DeKalb ready for state cross country meet  DeKalb Daily Chronicle

As the fall sports season draws to its close, three area high schools are preparing for the IHSA cross country championships this weekend in Peoria. *Fresh* off ...

How one Kane County school bucked the odds  Chicago Daily Herald

Kaneland John Stewart Elementary School bucked the odds this year. The Elburn school managed to make "adequate yearly progress" on its state report card, ...

Knights' quest is for another strong season after being moved to Class 3A  DeKalb Daily Chronicle

Boys track: Hannula learns from the best in the offseason.

Kaneland Marching Knights ready to perform  Kane County Chronicle

Classes may be just starting, but the Kaneland High School marching band has been working hard for weeks in preparation for the upcoming school year.

Top Teacher: Kaneland English teacher inspires, educates for 35 years  Chicago Daily Herald

"The only thing that can keep me coming back every day is that room full of kids," Kaneland High School English teacher Patty Welker says after 35 years.

Music, more celebrated at Kaneland Community Fine Arts Festival  Kane County Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – The arts came alive during the Kaneland Arts Initiative's 18th annual Kaneland Community Fine Arts Festival on April 9 at Kaneland High ...

Kane County Educator of the Year nominees  Chicago Daily Herald

High school teacher: Ryan Herlihy, math, East Aurora High School; Rene Swidenbank, German, Geneva High School; Cindy Miller, physical education and ...

Pratte plans to fight cancer 'like a Kaneland Knight'  Kane County Chronicle

ELBURN – Kaneland High School student Julia Pratte's cancer has come back a second time. The 19-year-old will undergo surgery this week and up to 12 ...

Kaneland celebrates baseball championship  Chicago Daily Herald

With lights flashing, fire and police vehicles escorted the team bus carrying the triumphant state 3A championship baseball players into the Kaneland High ...

Kaneland boys basketball: Conroys adapting well with dad as coach  DeKalb Daily Chronicle

Ethan and Mason Conroy did not have the traditional childhood when it came to playing sports.

Club of comfort: Gay-Straight Alliances offer safe place for LGBT youth  Kane County Chronicle

Landon Mosley, a junior at Kaneland High School in Maple Park, said it's not a secret he is transgender – the student newspaper published an article about him ...

Kaneland United Soccer opens registration for fall  Chicago Daily Herald

The Kaneland United Soccer Club has opened registration for fall recreational soccer, TOPSoccer, Little Knights Soccer, and Academy Soccer programs.

Kaneland hires 2 as interim athletics directors  Chicago Daily Herald

Kaneland will spend up to $60000 for two men to fill in as athletic director, while it looks for a permanent replacement. Only one board member, Tony Valente, ...

High school boys track: Kaneland right where it wants to be  Kane County Chronicle

Kaneland boys track members progressing well as season unfolds.

Kaneland special-ed teacher on quest to adopt boy, 2, with Down syndrome  Kane County Chronicle

Nora Tomasik had not even been thinking about adopting a child – she already has three of her own. And she certainly had not been considering an overseas ...

Kaneland defends home turf  Chicago Daily Herald

Theres nothing meek about the intent of Kanelands boys track team. We expect to win every meet. Thats our goal. Nothing less, said sophomore hurdler Dylan ...

Girls tennis: Kaneland stumbles in nonconference defeat  DeKalb Daily Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – The Kaneland drumline began practicing on Peterson Field around 6 p.m. Monday, making the first of its organized sounds as the nearby girls ...

Father files suit in Kaneland crash  Kane County Chronicle

The father of one of two Kaneland High School juniors who died in a fiery crash last year filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the estate of the teen who was ...

Prep football: Kaneland holds on for close win over Geneva  DeKalb Daily Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – Kaneland quarterback Jack Douglas found four different receivers for touchdowns and then breathed a huge sigh of relief as he watched time ...

Memorial Day ceremony, breakfast held in Elburn to honor fallen veterans  Kane County Chronicle

ELBURN – A large group of people gathered in the heat of the day when the temperature was reaching to the high 80s at Blackberry Township Cemetery on ...

Girls basketball: Rally falls short as Kaneland loses in sectional final  DeKalb Daily Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – Having already come back once from eight down in the second half, a second comeback wasn't in the cards for the Kaneland girls basketball ...

Boys track and field: Kaneland's Walker looks for second state title in pole vault  DeKalb Daily Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – When Kaneland pole vaulter Danny Walker won the state championship as a sophomore in 2015, it came with a price.

Images: Kaneland vs. Rock Falls, girls basketball  Chicago Daily Herald

The Kaneland High School girls basketball team hosted Rock Falls in a Class 3A sectional semifinal game on Tuesday, Feb. 21, in Maple Park.

Soccer: John McCaffrey, Kaneland win regional in penalty kicks  Kane County Chronicle

MAPLE PARK - The dream season continues for the Kaneland soccer team as the Knights beat Rochelle 3-2 in penalty kicks on Saturday to add a Class 2A ...

Kaneland football season preview  Kane County Chronicle

Kaneland. Nickname: Knights. Conference: Northern Illinois Big 12 (East). BREAKDOWN. Leave it to a household Kaneland football name to express optimism ...

Kaneland Connection: Safety and the ride to school  Kane County Chronicle

As the mother of a kindergarten student in Kaneland School District 302, Elburn resident Christi Bedell has had her first experiences this year involving a bus ...

Geneva science teacher named Kane County's top educator  Chicago Daily Herald

Matt Gain of Geneva Middle School South is the 2017 Kane County Educator of the Year.

Groovin' in the Grove music series launches in Sugar Grove  Kane County Chronicle

SUGAR GROVE – The Groovin' in the Grove music series will become a reality in Sugar Grove thanks to the Sugar Grove Arts and Entertainment Committee.

Hubs soccer team falls to Kaneland in shootout  Rochelle News Leader

MAPLE PARK — It took over 2 hours to decide Saturday's IHSA Class 2A Regional Championship between the Hubs varsity soccer team and the Kaneland ...

Kaneland welcomes former stars in Fine Arts theatre production  Chicago Daily Herald

The 2nd Annual Kaneland Community Fine Arts Festival Summer Theatre Production will be held on July 8-10 and July 15-17 at the Kaneland High School ...

Images: State Baseball. Kaneland takes state title, Prospect takes third place  Chicago Daily Herald

Kaneland High School took home the 3A state baseball title by defeating Oak Forest on Saturday in Joliet. Prospect High School bounced back and won the 4A ...

MVA Awards set to honor the best in northern Illinois athletics  DeKalb Daily Chronicle

DeKALB – Hundreds of athletes from around northern Illinois will converge upon the Northern Illinois University Convocation Center on Wednesday as part of ...

Images: Kaneland vs. Rich Central football  Chicago Daily Herald

The Kaneland High School football team hosted Rich Central High School on Friday, September 12, in Maple Park.

Sports Neighbors: Maple Park bike ride to raise money for Cystic Fibrosis Foundation  Kane County Chronicle

Registration open for memorial scholarship run. ST. CHARLES – The Cameron Pepera Memorial Scholarship Foundation will host a 5K and 1-mile color fun run ...

Wheelchair no obstacle for Kaneland grad  Kane County Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – Deanna Muir was only 1 year old when she was injured in an accident in the driveway of her home. She suffered paralysis and since then has ...

Maple Park family tradition: A wedding and a tractor  Kane County Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – When Marisa Burgin told her then-fiancé that he could pick the getaway vehicle to be used at their wedding last week, she said she wasn't ...

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