All posts by Elburn Herald

  • WCC scholarship deadline nears

    The Waubonsee Community College Foundation is offering more than 100 scholarships for the 2009-10 academic year. The application deadline is Thursday, Feb. 5.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • General Assembly Public Affairs Scholarships available

    State Sen. Chris Lauzen (R-25, Aurora) is accepting applications for the Illinois General Assembly Public Affairs Scholarship.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • KHS 50th anniversary committee announces upcoming events

    The Kaneland Community and Alumni Committee ask the Kaneland community and alumni to support the Kaneland Knights on the following dates:

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • Scholarship program deadline

    The Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley’s 2009 Scholarship Program offers scholarships to high school seniors who will be graduating in the spring of 2009, undergrad students currently attending college and students attending graduate school.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • ASEP Clinics available

    The successful completion of the ASEP program is required by the Illinois High School Association for all non faculty coaches.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • Wasco Fastpitch heating up

    Area girls can register for the 2009 Wasco Girls Fastpitch Softball Season at www.wascofastpitch.com, or by calling (630) 513-1200.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • Caution urged in ongoing Salmonella outbreak

    In view of ongoing Salmonella outbreak, the Kane County Health Department is recommending that people avoid eating products that have been recalled and discard them.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • Send Girl Scout cookies to American soldiers

    Help send a little piece of home to American soldiers overseas by participating in the Girl Scout's Cookies for Our Soldiers program.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • 2009 Red Cross Four for a Cause Dinner tickets on sale

    The annual American Red Cross Four for a Cause fundraising dinner will be held Monday, Feb. 2, in the Rainbow Room at the landmark Hotel Baker, 100 W. Main St. in St. Charles.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • Thanks for helping Elburn Baseball, Softball

    We are currently in need of help on many fronts. If your children are involved in the league, I strongly urge you to attend an EBS meeting or contact a member of the board via the EBS...

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • There are many ways to help the community

    I feel that almost everyone has the ability to help others or their community. There are so many ways in which people can help that don’t involve much time or money.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • To the constituents of the 50th District

    I wanted to write to thank all of you for your support during the past 16 years and for the honor of representing you in Springfield.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • Thank you for supporting our family

    Dear friends, neighbors, community, and the extended, my family offers you our heartfelt appreciation for your generosity, your compassion, your gifts and your thoughts and prayers.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • Justice James F. Quetsch

    James Franklin Quetsch, 75, of Geneva, died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2009, after an illness.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • Patricia E. Bilodeau

    Patricia E. Bilodeau, 85, of Batavia, passed away at Delnor-Community Hospital in Geneva in the early morning hours of Jan. 17, 2009.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • Congregation accomplishes goal

    Not only did Christ Community Church meet their goal, but exceeded it by packing 757,296 meals. As a result, over 2000 needy children will be fed for an entire year.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • ‘Freed Up Financial Living’ class series

    Hosanna Lutheran Church will offer a free class series on financial living.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • Sutherland receives honors from College of DuPage

    Greg Sutherland named to Academic Honors List for the fall 2008 semester with a 4.0 GPA.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • Local residents awarded scholarship

    Stephanie Munyon and Tyler Larson, both of Maple Park, were honored as recipients of the Jonathan Baldwin Turner Scholarship during a banquet held at the University of Illinois.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • Local students named to WIU’S fall 2008 dean’s list

    Sean Kozak of Elburn, and Jodi Blatner and Kate Stralka of Sugar Grove, were named to the 2008 Fall Dean's List at Western Illinois University.

    • Posted January 25, 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 Dean’s List for the fall quarter.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • Local resident re-enlists

    Army National Guard Sgt. John F. Hunter has re-enlisted in the Illinois Army National Guard.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • Boehm, Jahns wed Aug. 31, 2008

    Ken Boehm Jr. of Plainfield and Deana Boehm of Downers Grove announce the marriage of their daughter, Kara Boehm, to Matthew Jahns, son of Monty and Chris Jahns of Sugar Grove, on Aug. 31, 2008.

    • Posted January 25, 2009
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  • Kaneville Public Library schedules 1st annual Work Day

    To kick off observance of its 75th anniversary, the library scheduled its first annual Work Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 24, and is seeking volunteers.

    • Posted January 22, 2009
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  • Fox Valley Jewish Neighbors offer Shabbat services

    Fox Valley Jewish Neighbors will offer a Shabbat morning service on Saturday, Jan. 24, at 121 S. Third St. The service will begin at 10 a.m.; lunch will follow at a member's home.

    • Posted January 22, 2009
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  • Helping others stay warm

    David and Mark Wojak help deliver more than 100 pairs of new socks to Ryan Dowd, executive director of Hesed House.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Local election brings opportunity to talk about new goals

    As a matter of policy, the Elburn Herald does not endorse specific candidates in elections. While we wish to continue that policy, newly announced candidate for the Sugar Grove Village Board Joe Wolf told reporter Susan O’Neill...

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Wrestlers look to get up off mat

    Kaneland is looking at their share of individual accomplishment, but also looks to get past some tough losses as the calendar turns to 2009.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Local students earn awards

    Kaneland High School students Alex Blazek and Victoria Mathieu earned AP Scholar Awards in recognition of their exceptional achievement on AP Exams.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • WCC scholarship deadline nears

    The Waubonsee Community College Foundation is offering more than 100 scholarships for the 2009-10 academic year.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • County provides applications for senior citizens tax deferral program

    Kane County Treasurer David J. Rickert reminds senior citizens that Real Estate Tax Deferral applications are available through the Kane County Treasurer’s Office.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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  • Elburn should demand more from Mediacom

    While I have been reasonably satisfied with Mediacom’s Internet service, their cable service has left a lot to be desired.

    • Posted January 15, 2009
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