August 15th, 2013
The Kane school day will be longer for students when classes resume Aug. 27.
The Kane School Board voted 6-3 Thursday to approve an "administrative plan" to lengthen the school day to provide more time for remedial work and "enrichment" programs.
Many residents of the Kane Area School District that were in attendance at Thursdayâ€™s meeting were not satisfied with the actions taken by the school board. The two major issues concerning the bulk of the audience were the extension of the school day and the possible disciplinary action against two school district employees.
The Village Brew celebrated their ribbon-cutting on Thursday afternoon.
The Kane Country Club Ladies Open was held Tuesday, Aug. 13 with 68 women from 11 different clubs participating. Despite the early rain, the day ended with sunshine and a nice dinner and door prizes.
A large crowd is expected to jam the Kane Middle School auditorium tonight for the monthly meeting of the Kane School Board.
Sometimes a small issue becomes a full-blown controversy in Kane.
RIDGWAY â€“ B94 recently earned the first Awesome Affiliate of the Week award from Dial Global.
Harold Hallberg has abruptly resigned as a member of the Kane Borough Council.
Members of a group of Kane residents called â€śConcerned Parents of KASDâ€ť met on Tuesday evening to discuss the groupâ€™s strategy for the Thursday night Kane Area School Board meeting.
Kane should form its own Blight Task Force to create a plan of action to tackle the growing problem with dilapidated buildings in the borough.