All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Letter: Poppy Days a huge success for the veterans

    The members of the Daniel Simpson American Legion Auxiliary No. 630, Elburn, wish to thank the community for their generosity toward our Poppy Days on May 15 and 16.

    • Posted May 21, 2009
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  • Cooper James Marler

    Eric and Laura Marler of Elburn announce the birth of their son, Cooper James, on April 30, 2009, at Delnor-Community Hospital in Geneva.

    • Posted May 21, 2009
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  • Local resident earns doctorate

    Lynda G. Gould, daughter of Eldon and Sandy Gould of Maple Park, graduated from the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree on May 17.

    • Posted May 21, 2009
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  • Guest Editorial: Memorial Day is for patriots

    In some circles, patriotism has become a synonym for arrogant or jingoistic. Some people even use it as a political weapon; “Don’t question my patriotism,” they say.

    • Posted May 20, 2009
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  • Rollin’ on a river

    The Fox River is a shimmering centerpiece that bisects dozens of communities, a glistening ribbon of water flowing 185 miles from Menomonee Falls, Wis., to the Illinois River near Ottawa.

    • Posted May 20, 2009
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  • 50th anniversary celebration for Fr. Paddock

    Fr. Richard Paddock, Pastor of St. Gall Church, Elburn, from 1987 to 2003, will celebrate the 50th anniversary of his priesthood on Sunday, June 7.

    • Posted May 20, 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 20, 2009
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  • Fox Valley Christian hosts Sweet Life Cafe 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 20, 2009
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  • Poet to have reading at Calvary Episcopal

    Local poet Christopher Kuhl will read from her newly-published book, "Sightings—Visions of the Human Spirit," on Friday, May 22, at Calvary Episcopal Church in Batavia.

    • Posted May 20, 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 20, 2009
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  • Elburn accomplice in Jewel robbery in custody

    Kane County Sheriff’s police took Elburn resident Cheryl A. Ginley into custody Wednesday morning for her part in the recent Sugar Grove Jewel robbery.

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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  • Chamber seeks help to keep fireworks from fizzling

    The “Day in the Park” fireworks celebration, put on by the Elburn Chamber of Commerce, is in serious jeopardy this year due to lack of funding, according to a press release Tuesday from the chamber.

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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  • THIS WEEK IN SPORTS 5/14-5/20

    A look at this week’s KHS sports schedule

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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  • 19-7 Lady Knights cross plate often

    Kaneland softball made certain that opponents like DeKalb, Oswego East and Yorkville remembered who they were up against.

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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  • Kaneland boys get fifth at Kane Co.

    Boys track took to the track at West Aurora High School for the Kane County Mee,t now in its 10th decade.

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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  • KHS soccer has scoring woes

    Lady Knight soccer looks to be in a scoring and losing funk, but there is still time to work out of it before the playoffs start.

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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  • WSC seeing last days?

    In late-April, Kaneland met with 11 other schools to draw up plans for a new 12-team conference that would kick off in the fall of 2010.

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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  • Sycamore Speedway weekend results

    Saturday, May 9, 2009

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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  • Music made

    KHS Instrumental concert and 6th grade choir concert.

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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  • Elburn police blotter

    The following reports were obtained from the Elburn Police Department. The individuals charged with crimes are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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  • In full bloom

    A line of flowering crab trees is in full bloom along Pouley Road near Elburn.

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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  • Exchange students help in New Orleans

    Spring break for high school teens usually means sleeping in, hanging out with friends or traveling to vacation spots with family.

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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  • Clues offered for Corn Boil Medallion Hunt

    The 2009 Sugar Grove Corn Boil Medallion Hunt Committee has chosen the secret hiding location for the Medallion.

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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  • Sugar Grove police blotter

    DUI; Theft under $300; Unlawful possession of fraudulent I.D.; Driving with a revoked license; Burglary from a motor vehicle

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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  • Kaneville hosts Memorial Day program

    Kaneville will hold its 114th Memorial Day program. This year's theme will be "Kaneville During World War II." The Kaneland High School band will provide music, and all armed services and attending veterans will be recognized.

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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  • Elburn Lions ready to ride

    The Elburn Lions Club will host its 10th Anniversary Motorcycle Ride on Sunday, June 7. The 80-mile open road ride through scenic country roads will begin and finish at Elburn Lions Park, 500 S. Fillmore St.. Registration...

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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  • Blackberry adds notification service

    Blackberry Township Supervisor David Richmond announced a new notification service to township residents.

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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  • Fox Valley Wildlife Center host barn sale

    The Fox Valley Wildlife Center will host its annual barn sale on Friday, May 15, and Saturday, May 16, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Wildlife Center, located in the Elburn Woods Forest Preserve.

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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  • Small business expo coming to village

    A small business expo will be held Thursday, May 21, 5 to 7 p.m. at Great Lakes Leadership Campus, 526 N. Main St. (Route 47), Elburn.

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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  • Garfield Farm sets rare breeds show

    Garfield Farm Museum will hold its annual Rare Breeds Livestock and Poultry Show and Sale on Sunday, May 17, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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  • Health and Wellness Center hosts kids triathlon May 24

    Multisport Madness Triathlon Team will hold its 9th Annual Kids Triathlon Sunday, May 24, at Delnor Health and Wellness Center in Geneva.

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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  • Applications available for rental assistance program

    Very low-income households in Kane County needing a place to live and help with their rent are encouraged to apply for a county-wide rental assistance program.

    • Posted May 14, 2009
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