All posts by Elburn Herald

  • U.S. Labor Department announces release of $200.8 million

    STATE—The U.S. Department of Labor certified for release $200,767,125 in unemployment insurance (UI) modernization incentive funds to the state of Illinois.

    • Posted October 3, 2009
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  • Kaneland vs. Glenbard South football preview

    Kaneland (4-1, 3-0) vs. Glenbard South (3-2, 2-1) 7:30 p.m. at Peterson Field

    • Posted October 2, 2009
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  • Library announces October programs

    ELBURN—The Town and Country Public Library’s Youth Service Department offers autumn packed with classes, workshops and programs. Register at the library for these events in October.

    • Posted October 1, 2009
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  • Elburn offers community emergency response classes

    The Elburn Police Department is hosting Community Emergency Response Team classes starting Thursday, Oct. 15, and ending on Dec. 7.

    • Posted October 1, 2009
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  • Oct. 1 Police blotter

    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 1, 2009
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  • Blackberry Farm focuses on festive fall

    AURORA—Blackberry Farm will celebrate the fall season throughout the month of October with its Pumpkin Weekends beginning Saturday, Oct. 3.

    • Posted October 1, 2009
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  • TriCity Family Services seeking nominations for William D. Barth Award

    GENEVA—TriCity Family Services is seeking nominations for the 25th Annual William D. Barth Award. Nominations must be submitted in writing by Oct. 2.

    • Posted October 1, 2009
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  • Letter: Impressed with Aleburn

    The Elburn Chamber of Commerce gets a "thumbs up, five stars" for their Aleburn event.

    • Posted October 1, 2009
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  • Letter: Thoughts about the ‘former recession’

    Economists, politicians and pundits proclaim “The recession's over ... the recession's over!”

    • Posted October 1, 2009
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  • Dorothy A. Wold

    Dorothy A. Wold, 87, of Sandwich, Ill., passed away at Provena Geneva Care Center, Geneva, in the early morning hours of Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2009.

    • Posted October 1, 2009
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  • Marianna Erika Schafft

    Marianne Erika Schafft, 88, of St. Charles, formerly of Des Plaines, Ill., passed away peacefully in her sleep surrounded by the love and prayers of her family, Thursday, Sept. 24, 2009, at Delnor Hospital, Geneva.

    • Posted October 1, 2009
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  • Church news: Oct. 1

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

    • Posted October 1, 2009
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  • Letter: Lions offer Stones and Bones Festival

    Saturday, Oct. 3, is the first ever Elburn Lions Stones and Bones Festival.

    • Posted October 1, 2009
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  • Letter: Where were the “facts?”

    I would like to know where Jeff MacKenzie got some of his "facts" for his long-winded article to Congressman Foster because some of his information is wrong or just bizarre.

    • Posted October 1, 2009
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  • Letter: Response to MacKenzie health care letter

    I read Jeff MacKenzie's letter on Sept. 17 in the Elburn Herald and would have a hard time finding anything as negative as what he wrote and in fact, had a hard time reading it period....

    • Posted October 1, 2009
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  • Letter: Chamber thanks volunteers, vendors for farmers market season

    The Sugar Grove Chamber of Commerce & Industry extends sincere thanks to all of the volunteers and vendors who worked so hard to make the 2009 Sugar Grove Chamber Farmers Market our best season ever.

    • Posted October 1, 2009
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  • Letter: Elburn emergency responders take extra step

    This past Friday, Sept. 25, my husband was outside on a gorgeous day here in Elburn stacking firewood.

    • Posted October 1, 2009
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  • Letter: Thank you for attending Aleburn

    I would like to thank everyone who attended our second annual Aleburn.

    • Posted October 1, 2009
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  • Local student organizes Millikin homecoming

    Rebecca Hof, a senior majoring in Vocal Music Education from Elburn, is serving on the Millikin University student homecoming committee that is planning the festivities taking place at the university from Oct. 16-18.

    • Posted September 30, 2009
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  • Beall receives scholarship from Dominican University

    Andrea Beall, a resident of Sugar Grove, received the Presidential Scholarship from Dominican University in River Forest, Ill. Beall is a graduate of Rosary High School.

    • Posted September 30, 2009
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  • Kaneland Cagers to hold tryouts

    The Kaneland Cagers boys travel basketball program will host tryouts for the 2010 winter season on the following dates and times:

    • Posted September 30, 2009
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  • Kaneville Crush

    The Kaneville baseball program announces a tryout for the Kaneville Crush. The Crush is a 12 U traveling baseball team playing in the KCBL league.

    • Posted September 29, 2009
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  • Animal Control to conduct rabies vaccination clinic

    COUNTY—The Kane County Animal Control Department will host a rabies vaccination clinic from 9-11 a.m.

    • Posted September 27, 2009
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  • Best defense against the flu is a good offense: Vaccination and education

    COUNTY—As we enter the flu season, the Kane County Health Department wants to remind residents that even a single sick family member can cause disruption in a family’s day-to-day life.

    • Posted September 27, 2009
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  • Hole in one

    On Sept. 3, Scott Boan of Elburn scored his first hole-in-one at Hughes Creek golf course using a five-iron on hole 11 at 201 yards.

    • Posted September 26, 2009
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  • Photo Gallery: Kaneland vs. Batavia

    Final score: Kaneland 21, Batavia 17 Photos by Ben Draper

    • Posted September 25, 2009
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  • Kaneland vs. Batavia football preview

    Kaneland (3-1, 2-0) vs. Batavia (1-3, 0-2) 7:30 p.m. at Peterson Field

    • Posted September 25, 2009
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  • Kaneland High School remembers 9/11

    KANELAND NEWS BUREAU—The flag flew at half mast on the morning of Friday, Sept. 11, at Kaneland High School as the Fox Valley fire science class led a ceremony in remembrance of 9/11.

    • Posted September 24, 2009
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  • Sept. 24 SG village notes

    Library receives special liquor permit for fundraiser; Village hosts joint meeting of taxing bodies

    • Posted September 24, 2009
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  • Crosby named Minors’ Pitcher of the Year

    COMSTOCK PARK, MI—The Detroit Tigers announced Sept. 23 that left-handed pitcher Casey Crosby has been named the organization’s Minor League Pitcher of the Year.

    • Posted September 24, 2009
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  • Sept. 24 area police blotter

    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 September 24, 2009
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  • Letter: Thanks to Wiltse Greenhouse and Farm for donation

    As chairperson for the Kaneland John Stewart Elementary School Grounds Beautification Committee, I would like to thank Kate Wiltse of Wiltse Greenhouse and Farm in Maple Park for her generous donation of mums for our planter.

    • Posted September 24, 2009
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