All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Letter: Thank you for supporting Lions Candy Days

    Thank you to everyone from Elburn, the surrounding areas and those who were just passing through, who stopped to make a donation to Lions Candy Days. Your generous donations help to fund Lions of Illinois Foundation projects...

    • Posted October 22, 2009
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  • Letter: Thank you, Boy Scouts

    The St. Gall Church Property Committee would like to thank all the Boy Scouts and adult leaders from BSA Troop 7 in Elburn, who helped with a major lawn renovation project at St. Gall Cemetery.

    • Posted October 22, 2009
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  • Letter: Community support was overwhelming

    Words alone can not convey how overwhelmed I was with the outcome of the benefit held on Sept. 26. I hope, if you came out, you had a great time.

    • Posted October 22, 2009
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  • Fourth Annual TS Family Day at Kuipers

    The Fourth Annual TS Family Day on the Farm at Kuipers Family Farm in Maple Park is set for the scariest day of the year, Halloween, Saturday, Oct. 31.

    • Posted October 21, 2009
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  • Halloween Fest set for Oct. 24

    Big Rock—Halloween Fest is a free family event set for Saturday, Oct. 24, from 6 to 9:30 p.m. at Plowman’s Park in Big Rock.

    • Posted October 20, 2009
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  • Women’s rape defense class begins Oct. 31

    KANELAND—Kaneland High School will offer a ladies’ Rape Aggressive Defense (RAD) class, which will take place on the following dates: from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Oct. 31; from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Nov....

    • Posted October 19, 2009
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  • Provena Mercy announces free depression awareness program

    AURORA—Provena Mercy Medical Center will hold a free program, “Changing the Community Conversation about Depression,” on Wednesday, Oct. 21 from 7 to 9 p.m.

    • Posted October 19, 2009
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  • TCFS hosts upcoming programs

    GENEVA—TriCity Family Services (TCFS) will offer a series of programs that begin in October.

    • Posted October 18, 2009
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  • Health Department receives first shipment of H1N1 vaccine

    KANE COUNTY—The Kane County Health Department received its first shipment of nasal-spray H1N1 flu vaccine last week.

    • Posted October 17, 2009
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  • West Physical Therapy provides free screenings

    Sugar Grove—West Physical Therapy, PC will offer free screenings for injuries or painful conditions throughout the month of October to celebrate National Physical Therapy Month.

    • Posted October 17, 2009
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  • County ends outside counsel for internal budget dispute

    KANE COUNTY—Effective Oct. 9, two law firms no longer will represent two Kane County officials in a budget dispute with each other.

    • Posted October 17, 2009
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  • Kaneland vs. Geneva preview

    Kaneland (5-2, 4-1) vs. Geneva (6-1, 4-1) 1 p.m. at Kaneland High School

    • Posted October 16, 2009
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  • It’s the great pumpkin, Tom McIlvaine

    Wasco—Tom McIlvaine, of St. Charles, has been growing giant pumpkins for 14 years. This year, he produced by far the largest he has ever grown; a great pumpkin weighing 1,148 pounds.

    • Posted October 16, 2009
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  • Kaneville Classics meet for first time of year

    Kaneville—The Kaneville Classics met for the first time this year on Sept. 28, and the group changed its regular meeting time to the fourth Monday of the month at 5:30 p.m.

    • Posted October 16, 2009
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  • Conley Outreach October Grief events

    Elburn—Conley Outreach scheduled the following events for the month of October. Digital Scrapbooking Session.

    • Posted October 16, 2009
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  • ‘Heroes’ may be no match for economy

    Kane county—The Red Cross Hometown Heroes Awards Breakfast may be among the newest casualties of the weak economy.

    • Posted October 16, 2009
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  • culinary students gain real-world experience

    Kaneland—Kaneland High School culinary students had a chance to experience work in the professional culinary world this summer before classes even began.

    • Posted October 16, 2009
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  • Area police blotter for Oct. 15

    The following reports were obtained from local police departments. The individuals charged with crimes are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

    • Posted October 15, 2009
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  • Kickers tryouts

    The Kickers Soccer Club will hold Supplemental U15-19 Boys Tryouts on Thursday, Oct. 2,9 at Still Middle School from 6.30 to 8.30 p.m. Visit www.kickerssoccerclub.org for more information, or call Nick Goodwin at (312) 451-6898.

    • Posted October 15, 2009
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  • Church news: Oct. 15

    A look through the faith community’s upcoming news and events.

    • Posted October 15, 2009
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  • FVCC announces September students of the month

    KANELAND—The Fox Valley Career Center announced the students of the month for September.

    • Posted October 15, 2009
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  • Celebrating Homecoming

    Aurora University library staffers displayed vintage photos, pennants, and other memorabilia for homecoming weekend Oct. 9-11. Jewel Huggins, Aurora; (left to right) Amy Manion, Sugar Grove; Kay Culhane, Aurora; and Nancy Mactague, Lombard. ...

    • Posted October 14, 2009
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  • Letter: Lowering impact fees impacts us all

    I note with horror that the folks in Sugar Grove are pondering a massive reduction in the building impact fees for their community (published in the Sept. 17 Elburn Herald).

    • Posted October 14, 2009
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  • Letter: KHS class of ‘99 ten-year reunion approaches

    "I wonder what she's doing now; been so long since those high school days; I wonder how much he's changed since we walked the KHS hallways."

    • Posted October 14, 2009
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  • Letter: Thank you for ‘filling the boot’

    The members of The Elburn & Countryside Fire Department hosted a fundraising campaign asking community members to help us “fill-the boot” on Sept. 11 and Sept. 12.

    • Posted October 14, 2009
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  • Letter: Thank you for supporting Kaneville Fest

    Kaneville Fest has come and gone.

    • Posted October 14, 2009
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  • Tri City Health Fair offers screenings

    ST. CHARLES—The Tri-City Health Partnership will join with The Salvation Army and Delnor Hospital to host the annual Tri City Health Fair on Saturday, Oct. 17.

    • Posted October 14, 2009
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  • Elena Marie Kirkwood

    Charles and Lisa Kirkwood, are happy to announce the birth of their daughter, Elena Marie. She was born on Sept. 15, 2009, at Delnor Community Hospital in Geneva. She weighed 6 pounds, 2 ounces, and was 18.5...

    • Posted October 14, 2009
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  • Elburn resident helps launch college news website

    Elburn resident and University of St. Thomas student Mary Kenkel helped launch TommieMedia.com, the St. Paul, Minn., university’s only student-led and produced news website.

    • Posted October 14, 2009
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  • Cancer center kicks off Breast Cancer Boot Camp

    GENEVA—LivingWell Cancer Resource Center, a provider of non-medical support at no cost for people living with cancer, will host a new 10-week program titled “Breast Cancer Boot Camp.”

    • Posted October 14, 2009
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  • Local group celebrates 92 years

    ELBURN—The Kane County Association for Home and Community Education (HEA) will celebrate its 92nd year beginning the week of Oct. 11.

    • Posted October 13, 2009
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  • Elburn attorney joins national academy

    Elburn—Robert Britz, of the Law Office of Ottosen Britz Kelly Cooper & Gilbert in Elburn, joined the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Inc. (NAELA).

    • Posted October 12, 2009
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