All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Letter: Thank you, Lions

    I would like to thank the Elburn Lion’s Club for hosting the Elburn campaign forum on Sunday, March 1.

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Letter: Dave Anderson offers decades of service

    On April 7 we will support Dave Anderson for the position of President of the Elburn Village Board.

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Letter: For Dave Anderson, it is about public service

    I have been a life-long resident of Blackberry Township and currently serve as the Highway Commissioner in Blackberry Township. I have never had the need to write a letter to the editor prior to the experience I...

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Letter: Wilcox is a great neighbor, friend

    Bonnie Wilcox is a great neighbor; she’s lived in Blackberry Township for 10 years. Bonnie Wilcox is a great friend; she’s there when you need her. Bonnie Wilcox has the experience and knowledge to assess fairly; she...

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Letter: Dave Anderson truly cares

    I am writing to support Dave Anderson for mayor of Elburn. When I first ran for office in 1992, everyone said that Dave Anderson was the person to know in Elburn.

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Letter: Thank you for tax assessment seminar

    I want to thank the Blackberry Township Assessor Uwe Rotter for hosting his monthly seminar on tax assessments and how it affects your real estate bill.

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Letter: Thank you, Lions, for meet the candidate forum

    I want to publicly thank the Elburn Lions Club for hosting the “Meet The Candidates” forum and luncheon held recently.

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Farm Bureau earns national recognition

    Kane County Farm Bureau (KCFB) has been recognized by the American Farm Bureau Federation for its “Discover the Bounty of Kane” program, which was a part of the Federation’s “County Activities of Excellence” program.

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Field of Dreams Bunco Night

    Bunco Night is Friday, March 20, from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Campton Township Community Center, 5N082 Old LaFox Road, Campton Hills. Bring a friend or team, or come and meet some new friends. Tickets are...

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Students of the Month

    Kaneland High School students Jonathan Ostland (Web Development) and Kyle Straughn (Fire Science I) were recognized as Students of the Month by the Fox Valley Career Center for the month of February 2009.

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Chiefs baseball gets started

    The Waubonsee Community College Chiefs picked up their first win of the season by splitting a doubleheader against Dakota County Technical College from Minnesota at the brand new Lake Myrtle Sports Complex. A Chiefs' rally fell short...

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Public gun safety, target shooting classes

    The St. Charles Sportsmen's Club announces its spring and summer schedule of free firearms safety and introductory shooting classes. The classes will cover basic gun safety instruction and introduce students to the sport of clay target shooting.

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Field of Dreams hosts Bunco tournament

    Field of Dreams Horse Rescue & Adoption, a local nonprofit, all-volunteer horse rescue barn in Elburn, is hosting a Bunco Tournament on Friday, March 20, from 7 to 10 p.m. at Campton Township Community Center.

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Lady Knights softball wins opener

    Lady Knights softball faced St. Edward of Elgin on Tuesday and began the season with a 13-5 win. Kaneland (1-0) saw two hits from Sara Rose, and a winning effort on the mound from Delani Vest (4...

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Civic Center hosts Meet the Candidates Night

    The public is invited to a Meet the Candidates Night to hear from the candidates running for the Maple Park village president and village trustee positions in the April 7 election.

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Disaster response training starts March 26

    Residents who want to help local authorities with emergencies and disasters can be trained by Elburn Police Department in its Community Emergency Response Team (C.E.R.T.) program.

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Fish fry buffet set for March 20

    The American Legion Post 312 All-You-Can-Eat Fish Fry is Friday, March 20, from 4:30 to 8 p.m.

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Get The Facts event

    In an effort to clear up misconceptions about the upcoming library referendum, a Get The Facts event will be held on Saturday, March 21, at the Sugar Grove Public Library, 54 Snow St.

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Real estate firm sponsors food drive

    RE/MAX All Pro in Sugar Grove is sponsoring a food drive to benefit the Kaneland Food Pantry, in response to community need.

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Conley Outreach offers Grief Support in March

    Mourning After, a self-help group for young widows and widowers (including all with children still living at home), will meet on Thursday March 19, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in Room 10 of the Elburn and Countryside...

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Lions announce calendar raffle winners

    Following is the list of winners in the Elburn Lions Park Calendar Raffle for March 2009

    • Posted March 19, 2009
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  • Matthew I. Peters

    Matthew I. Peters, 73, of Midlothian, Ill., passed away March 1, 2009.

    • Posted March 18, 2009
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  • Elburn resident named to Boston University Dean’s List

    Kristin L. Sivak, a resident of Elburn, has recently been named to the Dean's List at Boston University for the fall semester.

    • Posted March 18, 2009
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  • Welker named to Dean’s List at EIU

    Megan Welker of Elburn has achieved the Dean's List at Eastern Illinois University for the fall semester of 2008. Her semester grade point average was 4.00. Her major is in the College of Education and Professional...

    • Posted March 18, 2009
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  • Local resident named to MSOE Dean’s List

    Daniel A. Neumann of Sugar Grove has been named to the Milwaukee School of Engineering’s winter quarter Dean’s List.

    • Posted March 18, 2009
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  • Sugar Grove UMC to set controlled burn

    The Sugar Grove United Methodist Church will organize a controlled burn of its three-acre prairie planted at the Harter Road campus, three quarters of a mile west of Route 47 and Waubonsee Community College.

    • Posted March 18, 2009
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  • Faith Assembly invites bands to enter contest

    IMPACT Youth Ministry of Faith Assembly Church in Elburn presents its first annual Battle of the Bands.

    • Posted March 18, 2009
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  • Virgil church offers Lenten fish fries

    Virgil church offers Lenten fish fries

    • Posted March 18, 2009
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  • Kaneland High School honor roll

    Honor roll from semester one, 2008-2009.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Letter: Trying to save teachers’ jobs

    This is driving me crazy! With our economy tanked, we need to preserve jobs. I am still trying to save teachers jobs at Kaneland School District 302.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Kids collect weight in food for area food pantry

    The kids at the Kaneville United Methodist Church have been challenged by Sunday school superintendent Carol Alfrey to collect their weight in food and other nonperishables this Lenten Season for the Kaneland Area Food Pantry in Elburn.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • Letter: Planning, preparation keys to successful village

    Planning and preparation are the keys to careful management of the continued pressures of growth on Elburn. In the late-90s, Elburn was still a sleepy little farm town, but ever since the millennium, the westward expansion of...

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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