All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Waubonsee to host parent’s night

    The college process-deciding on a school, getting accepted, paying tuition, and taking care of other important details-can be complicated for both teenagers and their parents.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Blazing Prairie Stars provides children’s therapy programs

    Blazing Prairie Stars, 47W635 Beith Road in Maple Park, offers therapy programs for children and youth. For information, call (630) 365-5550.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Maple sugaring event held March 15

    Come celebrate one of the sweetest signs of spring-maple sugaring-with the Forest Preserve District of Kane County.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • A promise fulfilled

    When literacy teacher Jenni Siebert sat down in the stylist's chair in front of 20 eagerly waiting John Stewart Elementary girls on Feb. 26, she had more than a haircut on her mind—she had a promise to...

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Raging Waves Job Fair Saturday, Mar. 7

    Raging Waves waterpark is holding a job fair on Saturday, March 7 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Letter: Disappointed in lack of attendance at candidate forum

    Patricia Romke, I was at the Elburn Candidate Forum on Sunday and was very surprised that you did not attend.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Letter: Thanks for opportunity to meet the public

    I just wanted to thank the Elburn Lions Club for hosting the spaghetti lunch held at Lions Park on Sunday, March 1.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Letter: Mediacom demonstrated good customer service

    For the record, I am not an employee of Mediacom, nor am I related to anyone at Mediacom.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Annual African American Health Fair set for March 7

    The Kane County Health Department encourages participation in the fourth annual African American Health Fair, set for Saturday, March 7, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., at West Aurora High School, 1201 E. New York St., in...

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Teams forming for annual Bridge Walk

    LivingWell Cancer Resource Center's annual Bridge Walk is scheduled for Saturday, May 16, at Fabyan Park on the Island.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Senator to address environmental, energy issues

    Sen. Chris Lauzen will address environmental and energy issues at the Batavia Public Library Monday, March 9, at 7 p.m. The public is invited.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Crisis Line offers operator training opportunities

    The Crisis Line of the Fox Valley, a program of the Association for Individual Development, is experiencing high call volumes.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Denis Zec

    Denis Zec, 34, of Aurora passed away on Sunday March 1, 2009, at Rush-Copley Hospital. He was born July 12, 1974, in Ljubljana, Slovenia.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Linaya Grace Arroyo

    Linaya Grace Arroyo was born into heaven on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2009, at Delnor Hospital in Geneva. Though she was not destined to see this world, Linaya now breathes heavenly air and lives among the angels who...

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • St. Gall prepares for annual St. Patrick’s Day Dinner

    Sunday, March 15, will mark the 126th anniversary of the St. Patrick's celebration at St. Gall Parish in Elburn.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Kaneville UMC hosts chili supper

    Kaneville UMC Men's Club will host its annual chili supper on Saturday, March 14, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the Kaneville United Methodist Church, 46W764 Main St. in Kaneville.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Author to speak at Sugar Grove UMC

    Diane Mayer Christiansen, author of the young adult fantasy novel "Switcher," will speak at the Sugar Grove United Methodist Church, 176 Main St., on Monday, March 9, at 7 p.m.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Virgil church offers Lenten fish fries

    Saints Peter and Paul Church, 5N939 Meredith Road in Virgil, will host Lenten fish fries on Fridays, March 6 to April 3, from 5 to 8 p.m.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Samuel Lawrence Vanatta

    Ben and Lisa Vanatta of Elburn are happy to announce the birth of their son, Samuel Lawrence, who was born Jan. 15, 2009, at Rush Copley Medical Center in Aurora. He weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces, and...

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Local resident receives Marmion scholarship

    Benjamin Pho, son of Binh and Vi Pho of Maple Park, received the Dorothy and Larry Dempsey Memorial Honor Scholarship. Pho attends Faith Christian Academy in Geneva.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Local students named to Augustana College fall term Dean’s List

    Sara Michelle Bihner, Matthew Peter Bowman, April J. Runde, Amanda N. Lindoo and Mary Ellise Rhoades of Elburn, and Tara M. Czepiel and Elizabeth A. Shollenberger of Sugar Grove, have been named to the Dean's List at...

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Local residents named to dean’s list

    Amber Bellows, Ryan Gierke and Carolyn Jakes of Elburn, and Margaret Yagen of Maple Park, were named to Elmhurst College Dean's List for the 2008-09 fall term.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Shumaker named to dean’s list

    Megan Shumaker has received recognition on the National Dean's List for the fall semester of 2008-09 academic year at Indiana Wesleyan University. Students must obtain a 3.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale, and carry at...

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Sophia Noelle Rosati

    Christopher and Jennifer Rosati of Elburn are happy to announce the birth of their daughter, Sophia Noelle, who was born Dec. 18, 2008, at Delnor-Community Hospital in Geneva. She weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces, and was 19.5...

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Paige Elizabeth Fair

    Jason and Becky Fair of Elburn are happy to announce the birth of their daughter, Paige Elizabeth, who was born Jan 19, 2009, at Delnor-Community Hospital in Geneva. She weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces and was 20...

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Coloring contest reminds public to change batteries

    The Elburn and Countryside Fire Protection District is holding a coloring contest to promote changing your batteries on all smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors during the time change on Sunday, March 8.

    • Posted February 27, 2009
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  • Thanks for the memories: Blitz, Sting, Power

    February is still going on, as is my list of departed sports teams that gave Chicago memories; good, bad or indifferent.

    • Posted February 26, 2009
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  • Southpaw Crosby gets press

    The 2007 Kaneland grad always gets a look from Kaneland baseball faithful, but as the weather turns, the mentions are getting national.

    • Posted February 26, 2009
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  • Letter: Thank you for helping me through a difficult time

    I was involved in a serious accident on Hughes Road on Feb. 12. I would like to thank many people that made this horrible experience a little bit more comfortable.

    • Posted February 26, 2009
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  • Letter: Thank you for supporting us

    A letter from the family of Blake Allen Denton.

    • Posted February 26, 2009
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  • Letter: An introduction

    I have heard that many people in Elburn don't know who I am. I would like to clear up that misconception. I have been a resident since 1997.

    • Posted February 26, 2009
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  • Letter: Come out and meet your candidates

    There are nine candidates campaigning for four positions (one mayor and three trustees), a man and a woman facing off in the mayoral race, and seven candidates vying for three trustee positions.

    • Posted February 26, 2009
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