All posts by Martha Quetsch

  • Elburn police blotter

    Outstanding warrant arrests; Driving without insurance; Driving while license suspended; DUI; Property damage; Burglary from motor vehicle; Unlawful consumption of alcohol by minors; Warrant arrest

    • Posted January 1, 2009
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  • Elburn 9-year-old living dream of showing dogs

    When Corinne Kolzow was a toddler, she loved watching dog shows on TV. Since then, taking her own dog into the ring was the Elburn girl's dream.

    • Posted January 1, 2009
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  • Trustee tables park district proposal, for now

    Elburn village trustee Tom Burgholzer recently proposed to establish a park district made up of volunteers. However, because the district would have to levy a property tax for its support, he changed his mind.

    • Posted December 24, 2008
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  • Cash crunch puts Community Center plans on hold

    Businesses and individuals are not the only ones feeling the effects of a struggling economy—nonprofit organizations are as well.

    • Posted December 24, 2008
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  • Trustees might allow garage sale signs in parkways

    Come spring, an Elburn resident who wants to hold a garage sale might be able to post signs on village parkways to advertise it; but only if the Village Board approves a proposed change to the village...

    • Posted December 19, 2008
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  • Dec. 19 Elburn village notes

    Blackberry Creek trash pickup day still Wednesday; Metra proposes more parking, platforms for Elburn station; Village may change garbage ordinance again

    • Posted December 19, 2008
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  • Elburn officers joining police union

    Elburn police officers are establishing a local chapter of the Illinois Council of Police, a statewide union of law enforcers.

    • Posted December 19, 2008
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  • Food pantry donations keep up with rising demand

    The number of families served by the Elburn and Countryside Food Pantry has risen dramatically, but thanks to an increase in food donations, the pantry is keeping up with demand, said its president, Rita Burnham.

    • Posted December 12, 2008
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  • Village reviews responses to flooding survey

    Elburn officials are reviewing the responses to a village-wide survey to help them understand the nature and extent of flooding that occurred locally during the weekend of Sept. 12-14.

    • Posted December 12, 2008
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  • Willey won’t run for 4th term

    Since he took office in 1997, Elburn Village President Jim Willey has encouraged conversation and consensus with the goal of improving the community, he said.

    • Posted December 12, 2008
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  • Dec. 5 Elburn village notes

    Some residents unaware of burning ban; Wastewater treatment plant to have new pumps

    • Posted December 5, 2008
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