All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Rejoice Lutheran offers VBS June 15-19

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

    • Posted June 11, 2009
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  • IWU announces spring 2009 dean’s list

    Lauren Contorno of Elburn, and John Konovodoff and Maddy Schaefer, both of Sugar Grove, were named to the dean's list for the spring semester of the 2008-09 academic year at Illinois Wesleyan University.

    • Posted June 11, 2009
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  • Local residents receive NIU Student leadership awards

    More than 100 students were honored with leadership awards from Northern Illinois University in DeKalb in April. Two local residents were among the students honored.

    • Posted June 11, 2009
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  • Retirement open house set for Big Rock Pastor

    Community members are invited to a retirement open house hosted by the English Congregational United Church of Christ for Pastor Byron and his wife, Kristin Henn.

    • Posted June 11, 2009
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  • Burlington UMC hosts annual rummage sale

    The annual Burlington United Methodist Church Rummage Sale will take place Thursday through Saturday, June 18-20, at 195 Center St., Burlington.

    • Posted June 11, 2009
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  • Christ Community invites public to day of service

    Christ Community Church at 37W100 Bolcum Road in St. Charles invites Elburn volunteers to take part in its annual Great Day of Serving event on Friday, June 12, and Saturday, June 13.

    • Posted June 11, 2009
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  • St. Gall offers financial recovery workshop

    St. Gall Catholic Church of Elburn will present a financial recovery workshop at 7 p.m. Monday, June 15, in the church hall.

    • Posted June 11, 2009
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  • CCC of Elburn announces summer schedule

    Summer worship hours are now in effect at Community Congregational Church in Elburn.

    • Posted June 11, 2009
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  • Richard “Dick” H. Lash

    Richard “Dick” H. Lash, 85, of Cortland, passed away at his home Thursday, May 28, 2009.

    • Posted June 11, 2009
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  • Joseph “Joe” L. Tremaine

    Joseph “Joe” L. Tremaine, 79, of Maple Park, passed away at Kishwaukee Community Hospital, Tuesday evening, June 2, 2009.

    • Posted June 11, 2009
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  • Arbutus “Fern” Shenshew

    Arbutus “Fern” Shenshew, 88, of Aurora, went to rest with her Lord on Thursday, June 4, 2009. She had struggled with muscular dystrophy for a long time, and it took a great toll on her last years....

    • Posted June 11, 2009
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  • Sports briefs

    Learn hoops with Lyndsie Long; KHS boys hoops camp rescheduled; KHS rivals still playing

    • Posted June 10, 2009
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  • Crosby named to Midwest League All-Star game

    COMSTOCK PARK, MI—The Midwest League announced today that six Whitecaps players were selected to the league’s annual All-Star Game on Tuesday, June 23 in Clinton, Iowa.

    • Posted June 10, 2009
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  • Former students help beautify John Shields school

    Anyone who entered the Kaneland John Shields Elementary School in Sugar Grove this spring has a much nicer view, thanks to several local businesses, parents and other volunteers.

    • Posted June 5, 2009
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  • Scouting out the course

    Jerry Rich of Sugar Grove, owner and founder of Rich Harvest Farms, discusses the course with LPGA player Laura Davies on Friday.

    • Posted June 5, 2009
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  • National Bank & Trust shreds 14 tons

    A record 28,000 pounds (14 tons) of paper was shredded at The National Bank & Trust Company's 4th annual Community Shred Day held on May 16 at the Main, DeKalb Market Square and Elburn branch locations.

    • Posted June 5, 2009
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  • Hatcher helps defeat proposed income tax increase

    State Rep. Kay Hatcher (R-Yorkville) on Sunday voted “No” to plans to increase state income taxes by 50 percent.

    • Posted June 5, 2009
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  • Spring brings emergence of Emerald Ash Borer

    Since June 2006, the Emerald Ash Borer has been an insect problem for northern Illinois trees.

    • Posted June 5, 2009
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  • Krier announces staff

    The Kaneland Krier announced its new executive editors and page editors for the 2009-10 school year on May 20.

    • Posted June 5, 2009
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  • Letter: Thank you for supporting autism awareness fundraiser

    I would like to thank all of our wonderful customers who helped raise money for the Autism Society of Illinois.

    • Posted June 4, 2009
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  • Letter: Visit the SG farmer’s market June 6

    Today more than ever, it is so important to understand where and how your produce, eggs and meat have been grown.

    • Posted June 4, 2009
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  • Community center announces open gym

    The Elburn and Countryside Community Center announces open gym time for the summer.

    • Posted June 4, 2009
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  • Library Friends seek recipes from community members

    The Friends of the Town and Country Public Library is putting together a cookbook in conjunction with the 80th anniversary of the library, including recipes submitted by members of the community.

    • Posted June 4, 2009
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  • Marklund to host the Summer Games in Geneva

    Marklund will hold its own special Olympics—the Summer Games—from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Saturday, June 13, at the Marklund Hyde Center, 1S450 Wyatt Drive, Geneva.

    • Posted June 4, 2009
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  • Take part in the Great Lobster Fly-In

    TriCity Family Services will bring the community the annual Great Lobster Fly-In just in time for Father’s Day.

    • Posted June 4, 2009
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  • Delnor offers rehabilitation services program

    Memory complaints are a common problem. Although memory complaints can affect people of all ages, they are more common in older individuals. With the aging of the population, memory problems will become an increasingly important clinical issue.

    • Posted June 4, 2009
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  • Delnor will host Cancer Survivor’s Day celebration

    National Cancer Survivors Day is an annual, worldwide event celebrating life after a cancer diagnosis.

    • Posted June 4, 2009
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  • Local business supports leukemia research

    New Dimensions Weight Management will host an open house at 2600 Keslinger Road in Geneva from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 13, to benefit the the Friends of Jason Gould Foundation for leukemia and...

    • Posted June 4, 2009
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  • LivingWell Cancer Resource Center offers afternoon of fun

    The LivingWell Cancer Resource Center, a provider of non-medical support at no cost for people living with cancer, will host an afternoon of fun and fantasy on Saturday, June 13, from noon to 3 p.m.

    • Posted June 4, 2009
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  • Wood graduates UofI

    Andrew Wood graduated from the University of Illinois in Urbana/Champaign with a double major in integrated biology, with honors, and also in chemistry.

    • Posted June 4, 2009
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  • Local students named to DePaul dean’s list

    Aaron Thomann, Jordan Mesa, Clare Meyer and Jennifer Villarreal, all of Elburn, were named to the DePaul University dean's list for the 2009 winter quarter.

    • Posted June 4, 2009
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  • Local student graduates from Columbia College

    Peenaporn Vinijpittayagul of Elburn graduated from Columbia College Chicago with bachelor's degrees.

    • Posted June 4, 2009
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