All posts by Elburn Herald

  • Samuel Lawrence Vanatta

    Ben and Lisa Vanatta of Elburn are happy to announce the birth of their son, Samuel Lawrence, who was born Jan. 21, 2009, at Rush Copley Medical Center in Aurora.

    • Posted March 11, 2009
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  • Szajkovics, Matthews to wed

    Patrick and Linda Szajkovics of Mokena announce the engagement of their daughter, Terri, to Brandon Matthews, son of Bob and Sue Matthews of Sugar Grove.

    • Posted March 11, 2009
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  • Norman ‘Norm’ Charles Tischhauser

    Norman “Norm” Charles Tischhauser, 77, of Virgil, passed away peacefully at Kishwaukee Community Hospital, DeKalb, where he had courageously battled cancer for many months.

    • Posted March 11, 2009
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  • Robert Jeffery Rogerson

    Robert Jeffery “Jeff” Rogerson, 82, of North Aurora, passed away Sunday, March l, 2009, at Willow Crest Nursing Home after prolonged health problems.

    • Posted March 11, 2009
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  • William ‘Bill’ Lloyd Parker Jr.

    William “Bill” Lloyd Parker Jr., 75, of Elburn, passed away Saturday, March 7, 2009, at his home after a long battle with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

    • Posted March 11, 2009
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  • Grace Mary Lesher

    Grace Mary Lesher, of St. Charles, passed away Friday, Feb. 27, 2009, at Children’s Memorial Hospital.

    • Posted March 11, 2009
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  • Norma Jean Bornemann

    Norma Jean Bornemann, 83, of Sugar Grove, passed away Wednesday, March 4, 2009, at The Tillers Health Care Residence in Oswego.

    • Posted March 11, 2009
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  • Robert Jeffery ‘Jeff’ Rogerson

    Robert Jeffery "Jeff" Rogerson, 82, of North Aurora, passed away Sunday, March 1, 2009, at Willow Crest Nursing Home after prolonged health problems.

    • Posted March 6, 2009
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  • Elburn girl makes it to top of Hustle Up the Hancock

    Victoria Clinton of Elburn finished first among all women ages 1-11 in the 12th annual Hustle Up the Hancock in Chicago. Over 4,000 people competed in the 94 floor climb up John Hancock center in a fundraiser...

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Swimmer Alef represents Knights at State Championships

    Knights sophomore Grant Alef fell just short of qualifying for the next day of competition at the IHSA State Swim Meet that took place at New Trier High School on Friday.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Silver lining

    Kaneland 6th Grade Silver Stars swept the Road to Success basketball tournament at Neuqua Valley and took first place on Feb. 21-22.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Knights wrestling club sees success at Sycamore

    Nine Senior (ages 13-14) wrestlers entered the IKWF Regional Tournament in Sycamore on Saturday for the Knights Wrestling Club, and all nine advanced to Sectionals in this year’s state tournament series, finishing in fourth place as a...

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • WBC has Cougar connection

    Last Tuesday’s announcement of final rosters for the upcoming World Baseball Classic includes four former Kane County Cougars players, as well as a current field staff member.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • DECA—Taking care of business

    How would you like to spend time with your friends, develop business skills, and meet people from all around the world?

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • VanBogaert named Horizon League Player of the Week

    Loyola junior forward Elyse VanBogaert of Elburn and Rosary High School was named Horizon League Player of the week after averaging 21.0 points and 5.5 rebounds per game while shooting 76% (19 for 25) from the field...

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Public invited to Candidate’s Night March 19

    Sugar Grove Candidates Night will take place on Thursday, March 19, at 7 p.m. at 141 Main St. at the Community House in Sugar Grove.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Coffee with the Mayor set for March 14

    American Heartland Bank, located in the Sugar Grove Research Park, will serve as the location of the Sugar Grove Coffee with the Mayor event on Saturday, March 14, from 9 to 11 a.m.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Stroke, osteoporosis screening comes to Elburn

    Residents living in and around Elburn can be screened to reduce their risk of having a stroke or bone fracture. The Elburn Lions Club, 500 Filmore St., will host Life Line Screening on Wednesday, March 11.

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • 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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