All posts by Elburn Herald

  • S.G. Chamber hosts ‘Living Green’ seminar series

    The Sugar Grove Chamber of Commerce and Industry is hosting a series of breakfast seminars designed to help consumers learn more about going green—its benefits, its costs, and what would work best for their circumstances.

    • Posted May 28, 2009
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  • Spend a Day with Your Angels event set for June 27

    The Elburn and Countryside Community Center and Inner Harmony Massage Therapy will host Spend a Day with Your Angels on Saturday, June 27, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    • Posted May 28, 2009
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  • Library seeks recipes from community

    Read on the Wild Side Summer Reading program also begins June 1.

    • Posted May 28, 2009
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  • Vehicle tax stickers due

    Vehicle tax (stickers) are due by Sunday, May 31.

    • Posted May 28, 2009
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  • Lunch Bunch gathers June 2

    The Kaneville Lunch Bunch will meet at noon on Tuesday, June 2, for a lunch of mixed green salad with barbecue chicken, cheesy potatotes, beverage and dessert.

    • Posted May 28, 2009
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  • Natural history field class set for Bliss Woods

    Naturalist Mary Ochsenschlager will lead a field class on the natural history of Bliss Woods in Sugar Grove on Thursday, June 4, from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

    • Posted May 28, 2009
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  • Conley Outreach offers Friendship Night

    Friendship Night, a self-help group for grieving adults, will meet Thursday, May 28, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Great Lakes Leadership Campus, 526 Main St. in Elburn.

    • Posted May 28, 2009
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  • Andrew Christoffel fund established

    A memorial fund has been established in memory of Andrew Christoffel at Old Second Bank in Elburn.

    • Posted May 28, 2009
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  • WCC set for 25th hitting camp

    Boys and girls ages 8 through 14 are invited to the 25th Annual Hitting Camp hosted by Waubonsee Community College.

    • Posted May 28, 2009
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  • Summer Cheerleading Camp Registration

    Registration is now being taken for Elburn Basketball’s Summer Cheerleading Camp.

    • Posted May 28, 2009
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  • KHS boys hoops camp rescheduled

    Due to scheduling issues, the 9th-12th grade Boys Basketball camp is being rescheduled. The new dates for the camp is June 15th through the 18th, from 1 to 3 p.m. in the High School East Gymnasium, and...

    • Posted May 28, 2009
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  • Aurora U. scholar-athletes recognized

    Area residents were among Aurora University student-athletes cited for scholarship at an eighth annual recognition luncheon.

    • Posted May 28, 2009
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  • Kaneland’s eleven

    The Kaneland Travel Baseball 11U team won the Streamwood May Sling tournament held May 8-10 by beating the Aurora Starz 11-3 in the championship game.

    • Posted May 28, 2009
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  • Letter: Time for change

    As our community continues to live with the growing pains of a rural area going urban at the speed of light, one can’t help but wonder how we can develop our students with our present means.

    • Posted May 28, 2009
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  • Letter: Reforms need to be passed

    With only two weeks to go, still no action in the Illinois Legislature on the 34 needed reforms to state government proposed by the bipartisan Illinois Reform Commission.

    • Posted May 28, 2009
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  • Letter: We need funds for Corn Boil fireworks

    The Sugar Grove Lions Club has been busy placing donation cans in local Sugar Grove businesses and municipal buildings in hopes of raising funds for the best darn fire works display for this year's Sugar Grove Corn...

    • Posted May 28, 2009
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  • Staker graduates from Millikin

    Brandon Staker of Elburn received a bachelor’s degree with a major in music education-vocal, during Millikin University’s commencement ceremony May 17.

    • Posted May 27, 2009
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  • NIU inducts local students to honor society

    Northern Illinois University inducted two local students into Phi Kappa Phi, the international honor society for juniors and seniors.

    • Posted May 27, 2009
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  • Local student earns 2nd at writers conference

    Shannon Unick, of Elburn, won second place in the poetry division with her poem, “The Skeletal Structures of Space Remaining,” at the April Skyway Writers Conference at McHenry County College in Crystal Lake.

    • Posted May 27, 2009
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  • Western Illinois announces dean’s list

    Nearly 2,000 undergraduate students enrolled at Western Illinois University were named to the Spring 2009 Dean's List.

    • Posted May 27, 2009
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  • Local students win at state SkillsUSA contest

    An Elburn Waubonsee Community College student was among four students from the college who earned awards at the recent Illinois SkillsUSA competition in Springfield.

    • Posted May 27, 2009
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  • Strobel graduates from Naval Academy

    U.S. Navy Ensign William C. Strobel, Jr., son of William and Debra Strobel of Elburn, graduated from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD on May 22, 2009, and was commissioned as an officer in the...

    • Posted May 27, 2009
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  • Wade, Denise Thomas

    Wade and Denise Thomas, of St. Charles, both died tragically following an accident Saturday, May 23, 2009. Arrangements are pending. For more information, please call Conley Funeral Home at (630) 365-6414.

    • Posted May 27, 2009
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  • Ryan Christopher Wetters

    Ryan Christopher Wetters, 22, of Geneva, fell asleep at his home in Geneva only to wake in his Heavenly home Monday, May 25, 2009.

    • Posted May 27, 2009
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  • Frank W. Trafidlo

    Frank W. Trafidlo, 94, of Elburn, formerly of Downers Grove, Ill., passed away May 21, 2009, at the Oak Crest Nursing Center in DeKalb.

    • Posted May 27, 2009
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  • Duane R. Brandt

    Duane R. Brandt, 74, of DeKalb, passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2009, at Provena Mercy Center in Aurora.

    • Posted May 27, 2009
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  • Andrew ‘Andie’ J. Christoffel

    Andrew “Andie” J. Christoffel, 18, of Elburn, passed away on May 25, 2009.

    • Posted May 27, 2009
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  • Rejoice Lutheran offers VBS June 15-19

    Registration is now under way for Rejoice Lutheran Church's 2009 Vacation Bible School, which will be held the week of June 15-19.

    • Posted May 27, 2009
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  • Fox Valley Christian hosts women’s retreat

    Fox Valley Christian Church, 40W150 Main St., Batavia, will host “Sweet Life Cafe,” a women’s retreat, on Saturday, May 30, from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    • Posted May 27, 2009
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  • St. Paul Lutheran hosts dodgeball tournament

    St. Paul Lutheran Church and School in Aurora will host a dodgeball tournament and 5K/1K run the weekend of May 29-31.

    • Posted May 27, 2009
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  • Sugar Grove UMC begins outdoor summer worship

    Nashville recording artist Virginia Hill will share her message in music on Sunday, June 7, to start the summer worship series at Sugar Grove United Methodist Church.

    • Posted May 27, 2009
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  • Church offers event to provide help

    Join the Kaneville United Methodist Church, 46W764 Main St., for “Finding Security in an Insecure World,” on Saturday, May 30, from 5 to 7 p.m., for an evening of hope, help, and healing.

    • Posted May 27, 2009
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