All posts by Elburn Herald

  • 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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  • Nominations being accepted for Waubonsee’s Athletic Hall of Fame

    Individuals or groups can be nominated for induction beginning Oct. 12, 2009.

    • Posted October 12, 2009
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  • Krier earns honors

    KANELAND KRIER—Every spring, high school journalists across the nation rush to send their stories into Quill and Scroll, the international high school journalism honor society.

    • Posted October 12, 2009
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  • Rental assistance available in Kane County

    KANE COUNTY—Low-income households in Kane County who are struggling to pay their rent are encouraged to check with area non-profits to see if they qualify for rental assistance.

    • Posted October 11, 2009
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  • Knights to return to United Center Feb. 20, 2010

    The Kaneland boys’ basketball team will be playing Geneva High School this season at the United Center, before the Bulls game against the Philadelphia 76ers, on Saturday, Feb. 20, 2010 at 2 p.m.

    • Posted October 9, 2009
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  • Batavia offers house for sale for $1

    Batavia—The city of Batavia is seeking a buyer for the house currently located at 12 S. River St. (South Route 25) to purchase the home for $1.

    • Posted October 9, 2009
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  • Campton Township assessments published

    Campton Township—The 2009 assessment changes for Campton Township were published today, October 1, 2009 in the Elburn Herald.

    • Posted October 8, 2009
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  • KHS boys hoops holding clinic

    The Kaneland High School boys' basketball coaching staff will host a players' clinic on Oct. 24 for 1st-8th graders in the KHS east gym.

    • Posted October 8, 2009
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  • 80 years young

    Oct. 1, 2009, marked a milestone for the Town and Country Public Library District of Elburn—its 80th birthday.

    • Posted October 8, 2009
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  • Be fire prevention smart— don’t get burned

    Residential fires caused by electrical defects account for a significant number of total blazes each year. According to the U.S. Fire Administration, last year home electrical problems accounted for 67,800 fires, 485 deaths, 2,305 injuries and $868...

    • Posted October 8, 2009
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  • Letter: Thank you

    The family of Margaret Goldenstein would like to thank all those involved in the support and care of Margaret and her family following her tragic death.

    • Posted October 8, 2009
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  • Letter: Thank you for supporting Blackberry Creek Fun Fair

    We would like to thank all the people who attended and helped make our second annual Blackberry Creek Fun Fair and raffle a success.

    • Posted October 8, 2009
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  • Letter: ‘Throw the bums out’

    Our constitution is being dismantled. We are not being represented by anyone. We say “No” and they vote as they please.

    • Posted October 8, 2009
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  • Letter: Toll authority board meeting demonstrates state’s waste

    As a spectator attending a recent board meeting at the toll authority headquarters in Downers Grove I have to admit that I was impressed with all the seemingly influential, important board members.

    • Posted October 8, 2009
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  • Maple Park Basketball

    The Maple Park Winter Youth Basketball Program for boys grades three through eight runs from mid-January through mid-March, with games on Saturday.

    • Posted October 8, 2009
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  • KHS homecoming spirit

    Kaneland High School students showed their spirit during Homecoming festivities.

    • Posted October 8, 2009
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  • Catherine J. (Kay) Uthe

    Catherine J. Uthe, 87, of Royal Palm Beach, Fla., passed away Friday, Sept. 25, at Palm Beach Gardens Hospital, surrounded by her family, three days after suffering a heart attack.

    • Posted October 8, 2009
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