All posts by Elburn Herald

  • James Robery Haages

    Jason and Jessica (Anderson) Haages of Maple Park announce the birth of their son, James Robery, on May 19, 2009, at Delnor-Community Hospital in Geneva.

    • Posted June 25, 2009
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  • Avery Alice Anderson

    Phill and Joanna (Morris) Anderson of Maple Park announce birth of their daughter, Avery Alice, on May 21, 2009, at Delnor-Community Hospital in Geneva.

    • Posted June 25, 2009
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  • Wacky Wednesdays at Sanctuary

    BATAVIA—The Children’s Ministry of Sanctuary in Batavia will shift into high gear again this summer with their Wacky Wednesday program, running from July 15th through August 12th.

    • Posted June 25, 2009
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  • Calvary Episcopal announces VBS

    BATAVIA—Calvary Episcopal Church, 222 S. Batavia Ave., invites the public to “Crocodile Dock,” its 2009 vacation bible school.

    • Posted June 25, 2009
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  • A rose by any other name …

    Robin Larson of Maple Park hosted a ‘Passion for Petal Gardens: Look and Discover Workshop’ on Saturday at her home on County Line Road.

    • Posted June 25, 2009
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  • Sycamore Speedway weekend results

    (815) 895-5454 15 miles west of St. Charles on Route 64 Saturday, June 20, 2009

    • Posted June 25, 2009
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  • Cougars claim first-half crown

    GENEVA—The Kane County Cougars, officially at the halfway point of the 2009 regular season, will be heading to the Midwest League playoffs this September as the Western Division’s first half champion.

    • Posted June 25, 2009
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  • Charges dismissed in fatal Rt. 47 crash

    ELBURN—The Kane County State’s Attorney last week petitioned the court to dismiss a minor traffic charge against a motorist involved in a May fatal crash on Route 47.

    • Posted June 25, 2009
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  • Letter: Thanks for making blood drive a success

    Thank you Elburn community for supporting our recent blood drive. Forty five people came out to donate and we collected 36 pints of blood.

    • Posted June 25, 2009
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  • Letter: Quinn is out of line with cuts

    Why is Gov. Quinn balancing the state budget on the backs of the homeless, mentally ill and disabled?

    • Posted June 25, 2009
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  • Letter: Thanks from the Homuths

    Arvid and I would like to thank the people of Elburn for their well-wishes at our farewell gathering at the Elburn Herald office, as well as the gifts.

    • Posted June 25, 2009
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  • Letter: More funding needed for ALS research

    How much is a human life worth? According to the United States government, mine is not valued very highly.

    • Posted June 25, 2009
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  • Letter: Connecting with dead not harmless

    In an era of religious tolerance, it could be said that such activity is at worst silly but essentially harmless. And it might help someone who has nothing else.

    • Posted June 25, 2009
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  • Dempsey honored at Marmion benefit

    ELBURN—The 47th-annual Salute to Youth Dinner, Marmion Academy’s annual black-tie benefit, recently brought together friends of Marmion to honor the students of the Class of 2009.

    • Posted June 25, 2009
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  • KHS announces senior award winners

    2009 Senior award winners

    • Posted June 25, 2009
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  • Consumers warned of possible cookie dough contamination

    The Kane County Health Department is warning consumers not to eat any varieties of prepackaged Nestle Toll House refrigerated cookie dough due to the risk of contamination with E. coli O157:H7 (a bacterium that causes food borne...

    • Posted June 21, 2009
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  • H1N1 flu’s best defense is prevention

    On the heels of the World Health Organization’s declaration of a Phase 6 Pandemic in connection with the H1N1 flu, the Kane County Health Department wants members of the public to know that the basic message of...

    • Posted June 20, 2009
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  • Open enrollment for the fall Citizens Police Academy

    UNTY—The Kane County Sheriff's Department is currently taking applications for the fall session of its Citizens Police Academy.

    • Posted June 20, 2009
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  • Second Annual Unlimited Performance 5K Run/Walk

    On June 20, runners and walkers of all ages and abilities are invited to get out and get moving at the 2nd Annual Unlimited Performance 5K Run/Walk, a 3.1 mile run/walk presented by Unlimited Performance Rehabilitation and...

    • Posted June 20, 2009
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  • Elburn man pleads not guilty to drug charges

    ELBURN—Mark L. Burger of Elburn pleaded not guilty June 10 to several drug-related charges, including illegally storing a controlled substance within 1,000 feet of a school.

    • Posted June 19, 2009
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  • KHS hands out year-end awards for athletes

    MAPLE PARK—The end of the year awards and spring awards were handed out on June 9, recognizing the year-long effort of Knight athletes.

    • Posted June 18, 2009
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  • Sports Boosters award scholarships

    The Kaneland Sports Boosters award four $500 scholarships a year to two senior girls and two senior boys who have applied by writing an essay entitled "Lessons Learned in Victory and Defeat."

    • Posted June 18, 2009
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  • Elburn youths to appear in rock ‘n roll music revue

    ELBURN—Artists who were instrumental in the formation and development of rock 'n roll will “appear” in “Legends of Music,” the annual summer theatre show presented by the Fox Valley Theatre Company with the Children's Theatre of Elgin.

    • Posted June 18, 2009
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  • Lions announce raffle winners

    Elburn–The Elburn Lions Club has announced its June 2009 raffle winners.

    • Posted June 18, 2009
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  • Open letter to our state legislators, local elected officials and Illinois taxpayers

    I have a series of questions for everyone reading this letter:

    • Posted June 18, 2009
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  • Visit the new chamber website

    The Sugar Grove Chamber of Commerce has a fresh new look with the newly designed website, www.sugargrovechamber.org.

    • Posted June 18, 2009
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  • Waubonsee SS/3B take softball honors

    SUGAR GROVE—A pair of Waubonsee Community College softball players recently received post-season honors. Lady Chiefs' shortstop Amanda Balough and third baseman/pitcher Haley Secor were both named to the All-Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference (ISCC) First Team.

    • Posted June 18, 2009
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  • Search ends for Knights hoops, confirmed Monday

    MAPLE PARK—Kaneland High School has completed its month-long search for a new varsity boys basketball coach.

    • Posted June 18, 2009
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  • Campbell, Eigenberger wed

    Mr. and Mrs. Edward Campbell of Maple Park announce the marriage of their daughter, Kelly Joanna Campbell, to Brian Robert Eigenberger, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Eigenberger of Dubuque, Iowa.

    • Posted June 18, 2009
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  • St. Paul’s UCC Hinkley to have food booth, VBS

    St. Paul’s UCC in Hinckley will have a food booth during the Hinckley garage sales June 20.

    • Posted June 18, 2009
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  • St. Peter Parish of Geneva celebrates pastor’s 25th ordination anniversary

    Church congregation honored their Pastor, Msgr. Joseph F. Jarmoluk, fondly known as “Father Joe,” June 7.

    • Posted June 18, 2009
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  • St. Charles Episcopal hosts rummage sale

    On Saturday, June 27, St. Charles' Episcopal Church, 994 N. 5th Ave., (Route 25) St. Charles, invites the community to its annual rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    • Posted June 18, 2009
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