All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Certifiably special

    Catherine and Brad Gorenz completed certifications with their golden retrievers, Cas and Macey, at the Elburn & Countryside Community Center.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Kemph earns honor at College of Court Reporting

    The College of Court Reporting currently maintains more than 200 online students. Susan Kemph, one of the college’s online students from Elburn, received highest honors (4.0 GPA) for the fall 2008 semester.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Resident named Wisconsin Road Team member

    Gary Konen of Sugar Grove has been named to 2009 Wisconsin’s Road Team.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Boor joins honor society at University of Illinois

    Steven Boor, a 2008 graduate of Kaneland High School and currently an engineering student at the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, was invited to join Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society at the university.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • WCC students participate in government simulation

    Recently, Waubonsee Community College student Lindsay Facer of Sugar Grove experienced what it is like to run the state’s government in the 31st annual Model Illinois Government (MIG) Simulation in Springfield.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Dee Barney

    Dee Barney, 49, of Sugar Grove, passed away Thursday, April 9, 2009, at Hillside Rehabilitation Center in Yorkville, Ill., after a long and courageous battle with multiple sclerosis.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Donald L. Adkins

    For more information please call (630) 466-1330 or visit our website to leave a condolence at www.healychapel.com.

    • Posted April 16, 2009
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  • Kaneland Fine Arts Festival set for April 19

    When the Kaneland Community Fine Arts Festival opens its doors on Sunday, April 19, at Kaneland High School, visitors will be invited to look, touch, hear, see, smell, taste and participate fully in an amazing choice of...

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • Crosby suits up for Whitecaps, scheduled for Opening Day

    The West Michigan Whitecaps, in conjunction with the Detroit Tigers, announced their 2009 Opening Day roster today. The roster features top pitching prospects as well as many familiar faces.

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • Kane County Cougars set opening roster

    The 19th season of Major League-affiliated Cougars baseball kicks off this Thursday, April 9 when the team opens in Peoria to start a three-game series before returning home on Monday, April 13 for the Elfstrom Stadium opener...

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • This week in sports 4/9-4/16

    A look at this week’s KHS sports schedule

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • Kaneland School District notes

    Garland hired as Stewart assistant principal; District reduces benefit funds to meet recommended balance; District’s bond rating improves

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • Elburn police blotter

    DUI; Theft; Driving while license suspended

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • Making a dream come true

    One of the many dreams Bruce Conley has for the Conley Farm in Kaneville is the creation of a three-season pavilion in the existing shed. This structure would be used for Conley Outreach grief programs as well...

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • Naked rummage sale

    The Elburn and Countryside Community Center is looking for items for its “Naked” Rummage Sale, set for Saturday, April 18. Naked means no clothing will be for sale.

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • Sugar Grove Public Library events

    Library Friends invite public to donate to used book sale; Also meeting April 6.

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • American Legion Auxiliary hosts spaghetti supper

    The public is invited to the Elburn American Legion Auxiliary spaghetti supper Thursday, April 16, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the American Legion Hall, 112. N. Main St., Elburn.

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • Elburn community blood drive set for April 9

    A community blood drive is scheduled for Thursday, April 9, from 2 to 7 p.m. at the American Legion Hall, 112 Main St., Elburn.

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • Town & Country Public Library events

    National Library Week Celebration set for April 13 -19; Jane Addams Lincoln; Mr. Nicky Concert; Babysitter training workshop; Donations for pets and wildlife during National Library Week

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • Memorial Day Committee seeks public’s help

    The Kaneville Memorial Day Committee would like to know of any Kaneville veterans that have passed away in the past year (not necessarily buried in Kaneville) or anyone from Kaneville that is currently serving in the military....

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • Elburn village notes

    Officials asked to pay for plow damage; Public can learn about Bike-to-Metra guide; Village makes trash, leaf ordinance more lenient; New ordinance regulates event signs; Village allows team to use fields

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • WCC hosts job fair

    Waubonsee Community College will hold its Job Fair 2009 on Thursday, April 9, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Event Room in the Academic and Professional Building on the college’s Sugar Grove campus. The campus...

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • Elburn raffle winners

    The following people were winners in the Lions Park Calendar Raffle for April 2009.

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • Letter: Thank you to local voters

    The voters have spoken and I am thankful for all of you who cast your ballot for me. You may rest assured that I shall continue to strive to do what is best for Elburn. To my...

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • Letter: Tollway system is embarrassment

    I don’t know if I should admire or feel sorry for Reps. Chapin Rose (R-Mahomet) and David Reis (R-Willow Hill) when they say that they are co-sponsoring legislation that would require the toll authority to send violation...

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • Letter: Thanks for successful Maple Park Meet the Candidates Night

    I would like to thank the candidates and residents of Maple Park for making the 2009 Maple Park “Meet the Candidate” night a success.

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • Letter: Blood donors respond in Sugar Grove

    Someone needed you, and you answered the call with your much appreciated blood donations. The Sugar Grove Firefighters Auxiliary, the Sugar Grove Fire Department, the Heartland Blood Center staff and all of our extra helpers made our...

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • Letter: To the Kaneland community

    On Saturday, April 18, 2009, the last event in the year-long celebration of the 50th anniversary of Kaneland High School, other than the actual graduation of the 50th Class in May, will take place.

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • Mangers, Gerosa to wed

    Roger and Gayla Mangers of Maple Park announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristie, to Peter Gerosa, son of MaryEllen Gerosa of New Rochelle, N.Y.

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • Gianni Anthony Middona

    Joe and Miranda Middona of Elburn are happy to announce the birth of their son, Gianni Anthony, who was born March 26, 2009, at Delnor Community Hospital in Geneva. He weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces, and was...

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • Brynley Paige Schrader

    Troy and Shari (Shaw) Schrader of Sugar Grove are happy to announce the birth of their daughter, Brynley Paige, who was born March 29, 2009, in Delnor-Community Hospital in Geneva. She weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and...

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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  • Hartmann earns scholarship

    Holly Hartmann of Maple Park is the recipient of a $1,000 freshman scholarship presented by Nebraska Farm Bureau.

    • Posted April 9, 2009
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